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Walking off winners
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Brewers 7, Pirates 5
Mike Cameron pumps his fist in the air after drilling a two-run double Tuesday. (AP)
Prince Fielder capped the Brewers' come-from-behind night with a walk-off, two-run homer to keep the Crew just one game behind the NL Wild Card-leading Mets. Mike Cameron hit a go-ahead two-run double in the seventh, and Jason Kendall saved the night with a game-tying RBI in the eighth inning.
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Series at a glance:
  • Tue. 09/23: MIL 7, PIT 5
  • Wed. 09/24: MIL 4, PIT 2
  • Thu. 09/25: MIL 5, PIT 1
PIT
Pittsburgh (65-92)
Lost 2
Milwaukee 7, Pittsburgh 5   MIL
Milwaukee (86-71)
Won 2
September 23, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Pittsburgh
0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0   5 9 2
Milwaukee
2 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 2   7 11 0
Standings thru 9/23/08  |  Recap: PIT | MIL  |  Gameday  |  Pirates stats  |  Brewers stats
Pittsburgh AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Morgan, LF 5 0 4 2 0 0 0 .290
Sanchez, F, 2B 4 0 1 1 0 0 3 .266
McLouth, CF 4 0 1 0 1 0 3 .280
Doumit, C 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 .322
Mientkiewicz, 1B 3 2 0 0 2 0 2 .277
Pearce, RF 4 1 2 2 0 1 1 .239
LaRoche, 3B 3 1 1 0 1 1 1 .171
Cruz, SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .222
Karstens, P 2 1 0 0 1 2 2 .143
  Chavez, J, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Burnett, S, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
  a-Wilson, Ja, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .275
  Grabow, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Beam, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 35 5 9 5 5 6 20  

a-Struck out for Burnett, S in the 8th.

BATTING
HR: Pearce (2, 8th inning off Mota, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Sanchez, F; LaRoche; McLouth; Morgan 4; Pearce 5.
RBI: Morgan 2 (7), Sanchez, F (51), Pearce 2 (13).
2-out RBI: Morgan 2; Sanchez, F.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: McLouth 2; Sanchez, F 2; Karstens; Mientkiewicz.
SAC: Sanchez, F.
Team RISP: 2-for-10.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Morgan (9, 2nd base off Bush/Kendall), Pearce (2, 2nd base off Coffey/Kendall).

FIELDING
E: Morgan (1, fielding), McLouth (1, throw).

 
Milwaukee AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Cameron, CF 5 1 2 2 0 1 0 .239
Durham, 2B 4 0 0 0 1 0 2 .287
Braun, LF 5 2 2 1 0 1 3 .288
Fielder, 1B 5 1 1 2 0 2 3 .274
Hardy, SS 4 1 2 0 0 2 0 .289
Hart, RF 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .273
Counsell, 3B 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 .227
  c-Hall, PH-3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .226
Kendall, C 3 0 1 1 0 0 2 .248
Bush, P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .088
  a-Weeks, R, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .234
  Coffey, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Gagne, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Lamb, PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .236
  Mota, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  d-Dillon, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .219
  Torres, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 36 7 11 6 2 8 15  

a-Flied out for Bush in the 5th. b-Singled for Gagne in the 7th. c-Popped out for Counsell in the 8th. d-Struck out for Mota in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Counsell (14, Karstens), Cameron 2 (25, Karstens, Chavez, J), Kendall (29, Grabow).
3B: Braun (7, Karstens).
HR: Fielder (34, 9th inning off Beam, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Braun 4; Kendall 2; Hardy 2; Lamb; Counsell 2; Hart; Fielder 4; Cameron 4.
RBI: Braun (100), Cameron 2 (70), Kendall (47), Fielder 2 (100).
2-out RBI: Kendall; Fielder 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Bush; Fielder 3; Kendall; Dillon.
SAC: Kendall; Hart.
Team RISP: 3-for-14.
Team LOB: 7.

 
Pittsburgh IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Karstens 6.0 5 3 1 1 6 0 4.03
Chavez, J (BS, 2) 0.2 2 1 1 1 0 0 4.61
Burnett, S 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.67
Grabow (BS, 4) 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 2.96
Beam (L, 2-2) 0.2 2 2 2 0 1 1 4.23
 
Milwaukee IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Bush 5.0 5 3 3 3 2 0 4.25
Coffey 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 4.62
Gagne 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5.68
Mota (BS, 3) 1.0 1 2 2 1 1 1 4.13
Torres (W, 7-5) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.12

Karstens pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.

WP: Karstens.
IBB: McLouth (by Torres).
Pitches-strikes: Karstens 87-62, Chavez, J 16-8, Burnett, S 1-1, Grabow 21-15, Beam 12-7, Bush 92-55, Coffey 18-10, Gagne 18-10, Mota 18-10, Torres 16-8.
Groundouts-flyouts: Karstens 4-7, Chavez, J 2-0, Burnett, S 1-0, Grabow 1-0, Beam 0-0, Bush 1-9, Coffey 0-1, Gagne 1-0, Mota 0-0, Torres 2-1.
Batters faced: Karstens 25, Chavez, J 5, Burnett, S 1, Grabow 5, Beam 4, Bush 23, Coffey 4, Gagne 4, Mota 5, Torres 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Chavez, J 1-1, Burnett, S 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Marty Foster. 1B: Derryl Cousins. 2B: Eric Cooper. 3B: Angel Hernandez.
Weather: 70 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, R to L.
T: 3:11.
Att: 36,612.
Venue: Miller Park.
September 23, 2008
September 23, 2008

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