The Milwaukee Brewers dropped a 7-4 decision to Team Canada in a spring training exhibition Tuesday. National teams are getting in a couple of games against big league clubs before beginning World Baseball Classic play. The Canadians got a home run from Michael Saunders off Willy Peralta.. Khris Davis went deep for the Brewers and Rickie Weeks and Carlos Gomez had RBI hits. There are three members of the Brewers on the Team Canada roster, Taylor Green and pitchers Jim Henderson and John Axford. Henderson pitched a scoreless 8th and Axford finished off the ninth against the Crew.
The Brewers announced yet another spring training injury on Tuesday. Relief pitcher Kelvin Excobar has an apparent nerve impingement and may be out of action for up to a week.