Brewers 12, Phillies 4
Game 61 - Friday Night, June 8th in Philadelphia
Record - 32-29, 3rd place, 3 games behind the Braves and Nationals
One Sentence Summary: Vince Velasquez was hit early and often in this 12-4 shellacking from the Brewers.
What It Means: The Phillies are 1-6 so far in June, with their visit to first place back on May 26th now a distant, but pleasant, memory.
What Happened: Velasquez gave up 10 runs in his 3 2/3 innings of work. Ryan Braun hit a pair of home runs and the Brewers banged out 13 hits. Carlos Santana hit his 10th home run and Cesar Hernandez had a three-hit night.
Featured Card: Velasquez became the first starting pitcher to allow 10 runs in a game since David Buchanan accomplished the feat on August 11, 2015 against the Diamondbacks.