Brewers slip in loss to Tigers Tuesday night 8-3

In the first contest of a two-game series in Detroit, the Milwaukee Brewers were put down soundly by the Tigers 8-3 on Tuesday night.

Milwaukee fell behind 1-0 in the fourth inning before the Tigers opened it up in the fifth, chasing starter Adrian Houser out of the game with a five-spot in the frame.

Detroit tacked on a pair of insurance runs in the seventh inning against the Brewers' bullpen.

Milwaukee scratched across three runs in the top of the ninth, but couldn't complete a rally from an 8-0 deficit.

The final game of the two-game series is Wednesday afternoon, which will be streamed live by YouTube.

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Milwaukee Brewers  v Detroit Tigers

Milwaukee Brewers v Detroit Tigers