Series Preview: Cardinals (22-14) @ Brewers (16-18)

The Brewers host the Cards for four games at Miller Park, sitting 4 back of first-place St. Louis in the loss column. The Brewers are 2-3 vs. the Cards heading into their third series vs. the Redbirds and the second at Miller Park.
Pitching Probables:
Friday, 5/09, 7:05 p.m. CT: RHP Todd Wellemeyer (3-1, 4.07) vs. LHP Manny Parra (1-2, 5.86)
Saturday, 5/10, 2:40 p.m. CT: RHP Joel Pineiro (2-2, 4.33) vs RHP Ben Sheets (4-0, 2.29)
Sunday, 5/11, 1:05 p.m. CT: RHP Braden Looper (5-1, 3.95) vs. RHP Jeff Suppan (1-2, 5.22)
Monday, 5/12 7:05 p.m. CT: Adam Wainwright (3-1, 2.25) vs. RHP Dave Bush (0-4, 6.98)
Things to look for:
1. The Brewers need to end their 6-game losing streak…and take 3 out of 4 to gain any ground on the Cards.
2. Can Ben Sheets maintain his perfect W-L mark?
3. Can Prince Fielder take advantage of four right-handed Cards’ starters?

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