Greg Maddux gave up three home runs to the Brewers. (Jeff Roberson/AP)
By Ryan Crawford / MLB.com
After giving up a first-inning homer, Greg Maddux settled into a nice rhythm until a pair of homers in the seventh put the game out of reach. Neifi Perez logged three of the Cubs' seven harmless singles. The Cubs have lost eight straight at Wrigley Field.
BATTING 2B: Lee (13, Maddux). HR: Lee (24, 1st inning off Maddux, 1 on, 2 out), Fielder 2 (16, 7th inning off Maddux, 0 on, 0 out; 9th inning off Ohman, 0 on, 0 out), Gross (7, 7th inning off Maddux, 1 on, 1 out). TB: Jenkins; Lee 6; Fielder 8; Miller; Gross 5. RBI: Lee 2 (62), Fielder 2 (42), Gross 2 (19). 2-out RBI: Lee 2. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Miller. Team LOB: 3.