Miller Park is a hitter friendly ballpark, and the ball was flying out of it on Sunday afternoon. There were a total of eight home runs combined between the two teams, four of them from the Milwaukee Brewers chased James McDonald from the game in just the third inning.
McDonald was impressive his last trip to the mound, in which has been a very inconsistent second half for the right-hander. McDonald allowed just two runs over seven innings and looked to get back on track. He cruised through his first inning against St. Louis, which has been troublesome for him this season, and was looking to do the same today against the Brewers.
Milwaukee, however, had another plan in mind.
McDonald entered game action posting a 6.92 ERA in the first frame, and just a 2.91 ERA from the second inn...
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