Atlanta Braves beat the Milwaukee Brewers to advance to the NLDS
FiredUp Network Sports Writer
Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Final Score: 5-4
The Atlanta Braves beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-5.
Tyler Matzek got the win for the Braves, firing 1 inning, striking out one batter.
Charlie Morton got the start for the Braves, firing 3.1 innings, giving up four hits, two earned runs, while walking one and striking out five batters.
Will Smith got the save, firing one inning, giving up one hit, while striking out two batters. This is Smith's third save of the postseason.
Josh Hader got charged with the loss for the Brewers, firing one inning, giving up one hit, one earned run, while striking out two batters.
The Brewers got the scoring started in the top of the 4th inning, Omar Narvaez got an RBI single to make it 1-0 Brewers. Lorenzo Cain hit an RBI signle to make it 2-0 Brewers.
Eddie Rosairo hit a two run single in the bottom half of the inning to tie the game at 2-2.
In the 5th inning, Rowdy Tellez hit a two run homerun to make it 4-2 Brewers.
In the bottom half of the 5th, The Braves would once again storm back, Joc Pederson reached on a fielder choice to score a run, that made it 4-3. Travis d'Arnaud hit an RBI single to right field to tie the game at 4-4.
Freddie Freeman would hit a go ahead solo homerun in the bottom of the 8th, for the Braves to make it 5-4.
That's how this game would end, as the Braves beat the Brewers to move on to play the winner of LA Dodgers VS San Francisco Giants.