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Braun absent as Brewers fall to Diamondbacks

JOHN MARSHALL - AP Sports Writer

Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Yovani Gallardo throws during the first inning of their game against the Colorado Rockies in the regular season opener Monday, April 1, 2013 at Miller Park in Milwaukee, Wis. MARK HOFFMAN/MHOFFMAN@JOURNALSENTINEL.COM Photo: Image by Mark Hoffman

Braun absent as Brewers fall to Diamondbacks

CREATED Jul. 11, 2013 - UPDATED: Jul. 12, 2013

PHOENIX (AP) -- Martin Prado lined a two-run single in the eighth inning, Wade Miley pitched eight effective innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks ended a three-game losing streak with a 5-3 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday night.

Miley (6-7) gave up a pair of homers in the first three innings before settling down.

Adam Eaton helped Arizona close to 3-2 with a two-run triple in the fifth inning, Jason Kubel tied it with a sacrifice fly the next inning and Prado capped the comeback with the bases loaded against Jim Henderson (3-3) in the eighth.

Jonathan Lucroy hit a two-run homer and Carlos Gomez had a solo shot for the Brewers.

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