Marco Estrada struck out nine over six shutout innings as the Brewers held off the Cubs, 5-3. Estrada scattered two hits and a walk en route to his first win of the season. John Axford got the final out to earn his 19th save. Jonathan Lucroy laced a two-run double for Milwaukee, which has won the first two in the three-game set. Alfonso Soriano and Starlin Castro each plated a run in the ninth for the Cubs, who have dropped five-of-six. Chris Rusin allowed only a run on one hits and two walks in five innings to take the tough-luck loss in his first MLB start.