The Brewers are running out of chances to recover from tough losses.
The Washington Nationals' bats woke up and supported Jordan Zimmermann in the right-hander's 31st start of 2012 as the Nats beat the Milwaukee Brewers 12-2 in Nationals Park.
The Brewers got shellacked on Monday afternoon, but at least Corey Hart inched a little closer to joining a select group.
The Brewers were forced to hope for an Astros win over the Cardinals Monday night after getting blown out by the Nationals Monday afternoon.
Washington Nationals' right-hander Jordan Zimmermann makes his 31st start of the year this afternoon against the Milwaukee Brewers in Nationals Park.