Atlanta Braves beat the Milwaukee Brewers to take a 2-1 series lead
FiredUp Network Sports Writer
Monday, October 11, 2021
Final Score: 3-0 Braves lead best of 5 series 2-1
The Atlanta Braves beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-0.
Ian Anderson got the start for the Braves, firing 5 innings, giving up three hits, while striking out five batters.
Will Smith got the save, firing 1 inning, while striking out one batter. This is his second save of the postseason.
Freddy Perlata got the start for the Brewers, firing four innings, giving up three hits, while walking one and striking out five batters.
The Braves made a baserunning mistake in the 3rd inning, Adam Duvall tried take second base off a sac fly from Travis d'Arnaud, but Austin Riley hadn't crossed the plate yet and that kept this game scoreless.
Joc Pederson hit a pinch hit three run homerun in the bottom of the 5th inning to make it 3-0 Braves.
These two teams will play each other again tomorrow evening. First pitch will be at 5:07pm EST.