Rizzo homers in 4th straight game, Cubs beat Brewers 4-2

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Anthony Rizzo #44 of the Chicago Cubs celebrates with Chris Coghlan #8 and Kyle Schwarber #12 after hitting a three run homer in the third inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on August 01, 2015 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

MILWAUKEE — Kyle Hendricks scattered four hits and Anthony Rizzo continued his homer binge to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 4-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night.

Rizzo made it four straight games with a home run with a three-run shot in the third inning. Kyle Schwarber added a homer for the Cubs, who have won the first three games of the series and four straight overall.

Hendricks (5-5), who was pulled after giving up a lead-off single in the eighth inning, gave up one run on four hits, while striking out six. He won for the first time in his last five starts.

Tommy Hunter earned his first save of the season.

Matt Garza (5-12) gave up three runs on four hits in six innings for the Brewers.

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