Gonzalez struggles against Brewers
Upton triples in a run for Diamondbacks' offensive highlight
BREWERS 9, DIAMONDBACKS 2
at Tucson, Ariz.
Monday, March 26
Brewers on the mound: Starter Claudio Vargas pitched well against his former team. The right-hander had a no-hitter through 4 1/3 before Upton's triple. Vargas allowed two runs on three hits and a walk in seven innings. He struck out three.D-backs on the mound: It was a strange afternoon for starter Enrique Gonzalez. The right-hander retired the first six batters he faced before allowing a seven-run third inning. After that he then went on to retire six straight. Cactus League records: Brewers 11-15; D-backs 16-10. Up next: The Brewers play host to the A's on Tuesday, with Dave Bush getting the start against left-hander Joe Kennedy. Meanwhile, the D-backs will take on the Rockies at Tucson Electric Park. Dana Eveland will start for the D-backs with Juan Cruz, Doug Slaten and D.J. Carrasco scheduled to follow.
Steve Gilbert is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.