Brewers on the mound:
Jeff Suppan pitched three innings and one batter in the fourth before leaving the game after Gerardo Parra bounced a line drive off the pitcher's right arm for an infield single to open the fourth. Suppan allowed six runs on seven hits and three walks. Steve Bray pitched a scoreless inning of relief, allowing two hits to load the bases after Suppan's exit, then retiring two hitters to escape the jam unscathed.
Diamondbacks on the mound:
Micah Owings continued to work on his command, giving up three walks and five hits in 2 2/3 innings. He gave up three runs, two earned, and struck out four. Jailen Peguero followed with 1 1/3 innings of scoreless relief, striking out two. Brandon Medders had a rough eighth inning, giving up five runs on four hits, a walk, and a hit batsman.
Cactus League records:
Diamondbacks 6-10-1, Brewers 10-6.
Up next for D-backs:
The D-backs will have an Opening Day look to them when they travel to Scottsdale to face the Giants' southpaw Jonathan Sanchez in a 1:05 p.m. PT. game. Brandon Webb will be toeing the rubber along with a lineup of likely Opening Day starters including Chris Young, Orlando Hudson, Connor Jackson, Eric Byrnes, Stephen Drew, Chris Snyder, Mark Reynolds and Justin Upton.
Up next for Brewers: Claudio Vargas will start for the Brewers on Friday when they travel to Peoria, Ariz., to play the Padres. Vargas (2-0, 2.70 ERA) will face left-hander Randy Wolf (0-1, 16.62). The game is set to start at 9:05 p.m. CT.
Owen Perkins is a contributor to MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.