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Brewers bullpen blows lead in 11-10 loss


MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Michael Morse hit a tying, two-run homer in the ninth inning, then delivered a two-run double in the 11th that sent the Washington Nationals over the Milwaukee Brewers 11-10 on Sunday.

   Bryce Harper drew a leadoff walk from Jose Veras (3-4) in the 11th and Ryan Zimmerman singled. One out later, Morse doubled down the left-field line for an 11-9 lead.

   Morse's homer with one out in the ninth off John Axford made it 9-all. The opposite-field shot barely made it over the wall in right.

   The NL East-leading Nationals rallied for four runs in the eighth to tie it at 7.

   The Brewers have lost nine of 10.


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