Milwaukee's series with Washington got off to the right start, as the Brewers beat the Nationals 6-1 on Monday night at Miller Park.
Jhoulys Chacin and the bullpen allowed only one run on five hits while striking out 13 in the victory.
Christian Yelich and Erik Kratz led the way with five combined RBI offensively.
Game 2 of the series is Tuesday night in Milwaukee at Miller Park.
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