With Tuesday's 9-6 loss in Milwaukee, the Astros have now lost 11 straight games to the Brewers. As for this season, Tuesday's loss means another series loss for Houston, which hasn't won a series since the first of the season against the Colorado Rockies. The Astros have lost 11 of their last 14 games.
Halfway through the game, Houston led 1-0, but Milwaukee scored two in the bottom of the fifth and five in the bottom of the sixth, chasing Astros starter Bud Norris. Houston scored one run in the sixth, one in the seventh and three in the eighth, but Milwaukee answered each time and held on for the win.
Carlos Lee went 2-for-5 with a double and an RBI. Jose Altuve went 2-for-4 with a home rune, an RBI and two runs scored. Milwaukee starter Randy Wolf gave up two earned runs over six innings to pick up the win.