Brewers move into tie for top Wild Card spot, beat Pirates 4-3 Sunday

Things got tense late in Milwaukee's 4-3 win over Pittsburgh, but the Brewers were able to hang on to force a tie atop the Wild Card standings with the Washington Nationals.

Milwaukee led 4-0 going into the top of the eighth, but Pittsburgh was able to add three runs in the frame to draw within one run. Josh Hader completed a four-out save to preserve the victory.

Eric Thames hit two home runs and Orlando Arcia added another to power the Brewers to a key victory as Milwaukee chases a playoff spot.

Milwaukee entered the day three games up on the Cubs for the final National League playoff spot.

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Milwaukee Brewers v Washington Nationals

Milwaukee Brewers v Washington Nationals