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Ashby, Brewers beat Pirates 6-0 to split doubleheader

Milwaukee Brewers' Avisail Garcia (24) is greeted by Lorenzo Cain (6) after scoring on a hit by...
Milwaukee Brewers' Avisail Garcia (24) is greeted by Lorenzo Cain (6) after scoring on a hit by Jace Peterson during the fourth inning of the second baseball game of a doubleheader against the Pittsburgh Pirates, Saturday, Aug. 14, 2021, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)(Keith Srakocic | AP)
Published: Aug. 14, 2021 at 10:16 PM CDT
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PITTSBURGH (AP) - Rookie Aaron Ashby and three relievers combined on a four-hitter, Rowdy Tellez hit a long home run and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-0 to split a day-night doubleheader.

Ashby pitched four innings in his thid career start, falling one inning shy of qualifying for his first major league win. Kevin Newman tied a major league record with four doubles and the Pirates rolled over the Brewers 14-4 to snap their eight-game losing streak in the opener. Newman doubled in each inning from the third through the sixth in the seven-inning game.

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