Josh Hader Throw the perfect 9 times and retire Brandon Nimmo End of game flyout to left fielder Christian Yelich He sent Brewers running to the field to celebrate the cheers of a crowd of 43,430 people.
“This is a big achievement for this organization and for this team,” Hader said. “We had a lot of ups and downs, but it’s part of this baseball team. Each of these people is fighting for each other. That’s about it.”
Brewers manager Craig Counsell often describes the team as resilient.
“We never give up,” Hader said. “Think of this week. The Cardinals struck and turned around and swept Mets. It’s not about falling on yourself, it’s about continuing to play at the level possible.”
Brewers, aged 94-62, has won more than 90 games for the ninth time in franchise history.
“We gave ourselves the opportunity to do that today,” Counsel said. “That’s because I played a great series this weekend. I’m always a roller coaster, but I’ve won in the 90’s so I’m doing it all year round.”
Milwaukee sent the Mets (73-82) skid to the 10th defeat in 11 games. They have lost five games in a row for the third time and have made their tenth sweep of the season.
The day after New York was removed from the postseason battle for the first season under new owner Stephen Cohen, Mets (73-82) made three mistakes and was guaranteed to lose the season for the first time in five years. rice field.
Milwaukee, who also won NL Central in 2011 and 2018, was already guaranteed four consecutive berths after the season. After losing on the 2019 and 20 wildcard stages, Brewers will take a break after the end of the regular season and before starting the Division Series on October 8.
Yelich was thrilled to have fans on the stands as he was able to celebrate at home after the COVID restrictions of last season left him with no fans.
“That’s amazing,” he said. “We had a playoff compared to last year, but we weren’t allowed to do this.”
Freddy Peralta (10-5) won for the first time since August 10th, finishing the skid which was 0-2 in the 5th start. He allowed 4 runs and 5 hits in 5 1/3 innings.
Peralta has been on the best track since 1920, entering with an average of .162 opponents.
Carlos Carrasco (1-4) I gave up 5 runs, 7 hits and 4 walks in 4 innings.
New York, under the direction of Luis Rojas, has been leading the NL East for 90 days, 17-34 years old since the beginning of August.
The day after hitting 4 times, Francisco Lindeau First hit his 18th Homer. This was the fourth home run that Peralta allowed in the final five starts.
Kolten Wong Walking leading the lower half, Adams hit a 424-foot drive for his 24th Homer.
Milwaukee opened the second 5-1 lead when Yelich hit the RBI. Eduardo Escobar Hit 2 run doubles.
Javier Baez hit a two-run double for the fourth time. Lindo’s 10th error this season led to a 6th, 2nd run, and Alonso initially caused a miss spray.
“I’m happy to have achieved this first step, but I think there’s a long way to go,” Adams said. “We have to keep competing.”
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Milwaukee Brewers defeats New York Mets to win another NL Central title
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