Final: Phillies 9 - brewers 7
Losing Pitcher: Wily Peralta (9-6) - 4.1 IP, 8 H, 9 R, 9 ER, 3 BB, 4 K
Save: Jonathan Papelbon (21)
- Domonic Brown came alive offensively tonight going 2-for-3 with his sixth home run of the year, a walk, two runs scored and three RBIs.
- Ben Revere continued to improve his batting average tonight going 2-for-5 with two RBIs and two runs scored.
- Chase Utley was a run-producer for the Phillies tonight with three RBIs and a stolen base.
- Koyie Hill even went 1-for-4 with an RBI infield single.
- Cody Asche had a strong game going 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored.
- Justin De Fratus and Jake Diekman both threw 0.2 perfect innings while Ken Giles threw a shutout eighth inning.
- The Phillies went 4-for-8 with runners in scoring position and left four men on base.
- Lyle Overbay's first inning grand slam gave the Brewers a 5-1 lead at the time.
- Carlos Gomez went 3-for-5 with a double along with the first hit of the year off Ken Giles' slider with a bunt in the eighth.
- Scooter Gennett had a strong game going 3-for-5 with a solo home run.
- Mark Reynolds hit a pinch-hit two-run home run in the sixth inning.
- Jonathan Lucroy put up a two-hit night including a double and a run scored.
- The Brewers went 1-for-7 with runners in scoring position and left eight runners on base.
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