MILWAUKEE, Aug. 19 (UPI) -- Jose Valentin knocked in the winning runs with a pinch-hit two-run double Sunday afternoon, as the Cincinnati Reds edged Milwaukee, 7-6.
The hit came in top of the eighth inning, when Valentin batted for Ryan Jorgensen, and erased a 6-5 deficit.
Cincinnati’s Brandon Phillips and Adam Dunn hit two-run homers. Jeff Conine had one RBI, three players had two hits, while Jeff Keppinger had a run and three hits for the Reds, who took two of the three games at Miller Park.
Hardy had three hits for the struggling Brewers, who have seven losses in their last 10 games.
The losing pitcher was reliever Scott Linebrink (4-4).