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MLB: Chi. Cubs 7, Milwaukee 2

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MILWAUKEE, July 7 (UPI) -- Juan Pierre had two runs, three hits and one RBI Friday night as the Chicago Cubs beat Milwaukee, 7-2.

Todd Walker hit a solo home run; Jacque Jones drove in a run; and both Michael Barrett and Matt Murton both had one run, two hits and one RBI for the Cubs (32-54), who won for only the fourth time in their last 15 games.

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Winning pitcher Carlos Zambrano (8-3) limited the Brewers to only a run and five hits in six innings. He walked three batters and struck out six.

Mike Rivera hit a solo homer, and Carlos Lee hit an RBI single for the Brewers (44-44), who had a four-game winning streak snapped.

Loser Zach Jackson (1-2) was charged with three runs and four hits in 5 1/3 innings with four walks and two strikeouts.

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