García hits 3-run HR, Brewers beat Toussaint and Braves 9-5

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Milwaukee Brewers’ Willy Adames poses for a photo after hitting a two-run home run against the Atlanta Braves during the fourth inning of a baseball game Friday, July 30, 2021, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Hakim Wright Sr.)

ATLANTA (AP) — Avisaíl García, Willy Adames and Eduardo Escobar hit home runs and the Milwaukee Brewers overcame Corbin Burnes’ worst start of the season to beat Touki Toussaint and the Atlanta Braves 9-5.

García had three hits, including a three-run homer, in Milwaukee’s fourth consecutive win.

Burnes gave up a season-high five runs on nine hits and two walks in four-plus innings. He allowed four runs in the first inning, matching his high total of runs allowed in a game this season.

Austin Riley hit a two-run homer, only the fourth allowed by Burnes this season, to highlight the big inning.

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