Chase Anderson took a no-hit bid into the eighth inning as the Milwaukee Brewers snapped the Arizona Diamondbacks' five-game winning streak with a 6-1 victory on Saturday. Anderson (3-1) struck out a career-high 11. The 29-year-old right-hander also walked three and threw a career-high 114 pitches. Nick Ahmed broke up the no-hitter with a sharply hit ball up the middle to start the eighth that deflected off second baseman Eric Sogard's glove. On Aug. 16, 2015, Ahmed blooped a single to right-center leading off the eighth inning for the Diamondbacks' first hit against Atlanta's Shelby Miller. Jett Bandy hit a three-run double off Zack Greinke (6-3) in the fourth. Jesus Aguilar homered and Domingo
Ballpark giveaways these days, for the most part, have become rather outstanding. Toward the top of the list for many teams are bobbleheads. This coming Sunday in Miller Park, the Brewers are going to be giving away a must-have bobblehead for any Brewers fan with an appreciation for franchise history. Behold: The Robin Yount motorcycle bobble: Many stadium promotions go to the first 10,000 or 15,000 or 20,000 fans. This Yount giveaway at Miller Park will be for all fans on Sunday. In conjunction with U.S. Cellular, the Brewers have produced 37,000-plus bobbleheads to give away at the game on Sunday versus the Diamondbacks -- a rematch of the 2011 NLDS -- will come away with quite the keepsake.
ESPN.com The Pittsburgh Pirates haven't won the World Series since 1979. The New York Mets haven't won since 1986. And the Cleveland Indians have been waiting since 1946. Add them to the list of teams that have never won the championship -- Houston Astros, Milwaukee Brewers, Seattle Mariners, Texas Rangers and Colorado Rockies -- and you have a lot of fan bases waiting for a big parade. So which one of these teams is most likely to win the World Series next? Get your vote in now! Then, ESPN's Jessica Mendoza, Aaron Boone and Buster Olney will make their picks during Sunday's game between the Pirates and Mets (ESPN, 8 p.m. ET).