Pirates finish sweep of Brewers
Gregory Polanco hit a two-run home run in the eighth inning to lift the Pirates to a 5-4 victory against the visiting Brewers and a sweep of the three-game series. The Pirates entered the series with a 4-17 record and nearly doubled their victory total.
• Yadier Molina had four hits and drove in two runs, Dylan Carlson hit his first career home run and the host Cardinals defeated the Reds 6-2 to take three of the four games in the series.
• Major League Baseball announced the Angels and Indians will play in the Little League Classic on Aug. 22, 2021, in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. The game was canceled this year by the coronavirus pandemic.