at Tucson, Ariz.
Thursday, March 13 Brewers at the plate: Vinny Rottino hit a triple to center in the second inning and scored on a Jeff Suppan single. Alcides Escobar doubled over the right-field fence in the third to set up a run later in the inning. Joe Dillon hit his second Cactus League homer as part of the Brewers' five-run rally in the eighth. Diamondbacks at the plate: Jeff Salazar accounted for all the early runs with a three-run double to right in the first inning. He beat out an infield single in the third. Chris Burke hit his third homer of the spring to lead off the third inning. Connor Jackson had three hits in his first three trips to the plate.
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.