WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Brewers sweep Philadelphia, now 6-0 on the road this year
PHILADELPHIA -- The Milwaukee Brewers are off to their best start since 1998, after completing a three-game sweep at Philadelphia last night 6-2. The Brewers are now 7-and-2, their best nine-game start since they had the identical record 16 years ago. Marlon Byrd homered in the second inning to give the Phillies a 1-nothing lead. Milwaukee went in front for good in the fourth when Khris Davis singled home a run to make it 2-1. Davis went 2-for-4 with a pair of R-B-I's.