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Brewers 5, Giants 4
Gabe Kapler and Bill Hall celebrate after the Brewers' victory. (Scott Paulus/Brewers)
After a brief stint in the Majors last season, Manny Parra appears to be in the bigs to stay. The lefty no-hit the Giants for five innings to win his 2008 debut. Ryan Braun and Gabe Kapler each launched their first home run of the year, and Eric Gagne notched his first save for the Brewers.
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Series at a glance:
SF
San Francisco (1-4)
Lost 2
Milwaukee 5, San Francisco 4   MIL
Milwaukee (4-1)
Won 2
April 5, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
San Francisco
0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0   4 6 0
Milwaukee
0 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 X   5 9 2
Standings thru 4/5/08  |  Recap: SF | MIL  |  Gameday  |  Giants stats  |  Brewers stats
San FranciscoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Davis, CF3000013.143
  b-Roberts, PH1001001.200
  Taschner, P0000000.000
  Aurilia, 1B1000000.188
Velez, LF3110121.286
Winn, RF4110032.263
Molina, C4000011.190
Durham, 2B4122001.250
Castillo, 3B4000012.263
Ortmeier, 1B4110012.125
  Valdez, P0000000.000
Bocock, SS2010210.308
Correia, P1000012.000
  a-Lewis, PH-CF1000100.000
Totals3246341115 

a-Walked for Correia in the 7th. b-Grounded into a forceout for Davis in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Winn (1, Parra).
3B: Velez (1, Parra).
HR: Durham (1, 8th inning off Mota, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Velez 3; Winn 2; Durham 5; Ortmeier; Bocock.
RBI: Durham 2 (2), Roberts (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ortmeier; Velez; Davis 2; Winn.
S: Correia.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Bocock 2 (2, 2nd base off Parra/Rivera, 3rd base off Parra/Rivera), Ortmeier 2 (2, 2nd base off Parra/Rivera, 3rd base off Parra/Rivera).
CS: Bocock (2, 2nd base by Riske/Rivera).
PO: Bocock (1st base by Riske).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Durham-Bocock-Ortmeier, Bocock-Durham-Aurilia).

 
MilwaukeeABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Weeks, 2B3000100.263
Gross, CF2011100.200
  b-Dillon, PH1000010.333
  Mota, P0000000.000
  Gagne, P0000000.000
Fielder, 1B4010013.389
Braun, LF4121001.261
Hall, 3B3010120.300
Hart, C, RF4210003.250
Rivera, C3122010.750
Counsell, SS3000002.400
Parra, P2000001.000
  Riske, P0000000.000
  a-Kapler, PH-CF1111000.417
Totals305953510 

a-Homered for Riske in the 7th. b-Struck out for Gross in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Hart, C (3, Correia), Rivera (1, Correia).
HR: Braun (1, 6th inning off Correia, 0 on, 0 out), Kapler (1, 7th inning off Taschner, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Gross; Fielder; Braun 5; Hall; Hart, C 2; Rivera 3; Kapler 4.
RBI: Rivera 2 (2), Gross (1), Braun (3), Kapler (4).
2-out RBI: Rivera; Gross.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Fielder; Hart, C.
GIDP: Fielder; Braun.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
SB: Hall (1, 2nd base off Valdez/Molina).
CS: Hall (1, 3rd base by Correia/Molina).

FIELDING
E: Counsell (1, throw), Hall (1, fielding).
PB: Rivera (1).
Outfield assists: Gross (Durham at 2nd base).
DP: (Gross-Weeks).
Pickoffs: Riske (Bocock at 1st base).

 
San FranciscoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Correia (L, 0-1)6.06443416.00
Taschner 1.02110113.86
Valdez 1.01000002.25
 
MilwaukeeIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Parra (W, 1-0)5.13222703.38
Riske (H, 1)1.22112101.93
Mota (H, 1)1.01110214.50
Gagne (S, 1)1.000001013.50

WP: Riske.
Pitches-strikes: Correia 87-55, Taschner 24-15, Valdez 13-8, Parra 95-60, Riske 27-15, Mota 16-11, Gagne 13-9.
Ground outs-fly outs: Correia 7-6, Taschner 1-1, Valdez 3-0, Parra 4-5, Riske 1-2, Mota 1-0, Gagne 0-2.
Batters faced: Correia 25, Taschner 5, Valdez 3, Parra 23, Riske 7, Mota 4, Gagne 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Valdez 1-0, Riske 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Tim Welke. 1B: Chuck Meriwether. 2B: Adrian Johnson. 3B: Bill Welke.
Weather: 69 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 1 mph, Varies.
T: 3:06.
Att: 30,574.

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