Burnes’ solid outing leads Brewers to 1-0 win
Burnes yielded three hits – two in the first inning – but whiffed four hitters, including Ian Desmond in the opening frame to end the Rockies’ threat.
The Brewers scored the lone run of the game off a Tyler Salandino double in the seventh inning that brought in Jake Hager.
Colorado put two men on base with one out in the ninth, but Milwaukee’s Miguel Sanchez, a non-roster invitee, slammed the door and forced Yonathan Daza to ground into a double play.
Brewers reliever Taylor Williams picked up his first win of spring training.
The Brewers (4-7) host the Diamondback in split-squad scrimmages Wednesday afternoon.