J.J. Hardy (center) returns to the dugout after his fifth-frame homer. (Jeff Roberson/AP)
By Adam McCalvy / MLB.com
After issuing a walk to the first batter he faced, CC Sabathia set down 17 straight Cardinals en route to his third shutout -- his first with the Brewers -- this season. J.J. Hardy provided all the offense Milwaukee would need with his fifth-inning solo homer.
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