PHOENIX (WTAQ) - A split squad of Los Angeles Angels followed a strong pitching performance by Garrett Richards to a 5-1 win over the Brewers Saturday.
Richards allowed just one run and 3 hits in six-and one-third innings on the mound. He did allow a lead-off triple to Milwaukee’s Jean Segura in the 4th. Aramis Ramirez doubled Segura in.
Milwaukee started Marco Estrada took the loss. He allowed just two hits in five innings of work, giving up two earned runs in the first inning.
Also on Saturday, the Brewers optioned right-handed pitcher Michael Olmstead to AAA.