MILWAUKEE -- If Wily Peralta was to snap his three-start winless streak Friday night he was going to have to be nearly perfect. It's a theme developing in the rookie right-hander's starts, as the Milwaukee Brewers simply haven't provided him with much support.
Facing Angels ace Jered Weaver, the Brewers were shutout for the sixth time this season and left 13 runners on base in a 5-0 loss to Los Angeles.
Milwaukee didn't score a run for Peralta before he was taken out for the MLB-leading 11th time since May 12 and the sixth time in his last eight starts. Yankees right-hander Phil Hughes is second in that timeframe with seven such starts.
"It's tough because you have to keep the game on the line," Peralta said. "On those kind of days, I just try to put zeros on the board. I just gave up a homer early on. I left a couple of men on and they scored those. When you face pitchers like Weaver, that's tough.
"You don't want to be the first one to give up the run. You try to keep the game...