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Hamels hurts more
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Brewers 6, Phillies 1
Matt Stairs' eighth-inning home run hit the left-field foul pole. (Tom Mihalek/AP)
With the Phillies five outs away from being no-hit by the Brewers' Dave Bush, pinch-hitter Matt Stairs broke it up with a solo home run. Starter Cole Hamels struck out six before departing with one out in the fourth after taking a line drive off the left shoulder.
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Series at a glance:
MIL
Milwaukee (6-9)
Won 2
Milwaukee 6, Philadelphia 1   PHI
Philadelphia (6-8)
Lost 2
April 23, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Milwaukee
0 0 0 2 3 0 0 1 0   6 10 0
Philadelphia
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0   1 2 0
Standings thru 4/23/09  |  Recap: MIL | PHI  |  Gameday  |  Brewers stats  |  Phillies stats
Milwaukee AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Weeks, R, 2B 5 1 2 0 0 1 0 .259
Hart, RF 5 1 2 0 0 1 3 .281
Braun, LF 3 2 2 2 2 1 1 .327
Fielder, 1B 4 0 2 3 0 1 2 .196
Cameron, CF 4 0 0 0 1 2 5 .300
Hardy, SS 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .148
Hall, 3B 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .273
Rivera, Mi, C 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .333
Bush, P 4 1 1 0 0 2 0 .222
  Stetter, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 36 6 10 6 4 10 15  

BATTING
2B: Fielder (4, Happ).
HR: Braun (4, 4th inning off Hamels, 1 on, 1 out), Hall (1, 8th inning off Durbin, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Braun 5; Fielder 3; Hart 2; Bush; Weeks, R 2; Hall 4.
RBI: Braun 2 (11), Fielder 3 (10), Hall (3).
2-out RBI: Fielder 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hall; Hardy; Cameron 2.
Team RISP: 1-for-7.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
CS: Hart (3, 2nd base by Hamels/Coste).

FIELDING
DP: (Weeks, R-Hardy-Fielder).

 
Philadelphia AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Rollins, SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .169
  Marson, C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
Victorino, CF 3 0 1 0 1 1 1 .250
  Lidge, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Utley, 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .333
Howard, 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .278
Werth, RF-CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .288
Ibanez, LF 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .345
Feliz, 3B-SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .304
Coste, C 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 .214
  b-Dobbs, PH-3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .100
Hamels, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Happ, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Cairo, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
  Taschner, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Durbin, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
  c-Stairs, PH-RF 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .300
Totals 27 1 2 1 3 4 12  

a-Popped out for Happ in the 5th. b-Grounded out for Coste in the 8th. c-Homered for Durbin in the 8th.

BATTING
HR: Stairs (2, 8th inning off Bush, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Victorino; Stairs 4.
RBI: Stairs (4).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Rollins.
SAC: Hamels.
GIDP: Utley.
Team RISP: 0-for-1.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
DP: (Coste-Utley).

 
Milwaukee IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Bush (W, 1-0) 7.2 2 1 1 3 4 1 3.86
Stetter 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.15
 
Philadelphia IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Hamels (L, 0-2) 3.1 4 2 2 0 6 1 9.69
Happ 1.2 3 3 3 3 2 0 4.82
Taschner 2.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 5.14
Durbin 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 7.36
Lidge 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 8.22

HBP: Fielder (by Lidge), Rollins (by Bush), Werth (by Bush).
Pitches-strikes: Bush 113-72, Stetter 14-7, Hamels 45-34, Happ 43-24, Taschner 29-16, Durbin 10-7, Lidge 14-9.
Groundouts-flyouts: Bush 8-7, Stetter 3-0, Hamels 2-0, Happ 1-1, Taschner 2-3, Durbin 1-0, Lidge 1-1.
Batters faced: Bush 29, Stetter 4, Hamels 13, Happ 11, Taschner 8, Durbin 4, Lidge 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Stetter 1-0, Happ 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Paul Schrieber. 1B: Paul Nauert. 2B: Joe West. 3B: Ed Rapuano.
Weather: 55 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 18 mph, L to R.
T: 2:43.
Att: 36,395.
Venue: Citizens Bank Park.
April 23, 2009
April 23, 2009

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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