MILWAUKEE, July 15 (UPI) -- Yovani Gallardo struck out a career-high 14 batters over seven effective innings Sunday, leading the Milwaukee Brewers to a 4-1 victory over Pittsburgh.
Gallardo (8-6) held the Pirates to one run, didn't issue a walk and surrendered four hits in the Brewers' victory.
Pittsburgh starter A.J. Burnett (10-3) absorbed his first loss since May 2, a span of 12 outings. The right-hander yielded four runs on nine hits over seven frames.
Andrew McCutchen went 3-for-4 with a solo homer for the Bucs, who entered the game tied with Cincinnati for first place in the National League Central.