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Brewers finish sweep
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Brewers 7, Giants 0
Ben Sheets struck out eight batters in his shutout. (Scott Paulus/Brewers)
Ben Sheets, who hurled 6 1/3 scoreless innings on Opening Day, added nine more blank frames to his total with his second career shutout. The Brewers got homers from Gabe Kapler and Ryan Braun for the second straight day and completed a three-game sweep.
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Series at a glance:
SF
San Francisco (1-5)
Lost 3
Milwaukee 7, San Francisco 0   MIL
Milwaukee (5-1)
Won 3
April 6, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
San Francisco
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 5 2
Milwaukee
0 1 1 1 2 0 1 1 X   7 12 0
Standings thru 4/6/08  |  Recap: SF | MIL  |  Gameday  |  Giants stats  |  Brewers stats
San FranciscoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Roberts, LF4000010.143
Velez, RF4010010.278
Lewis, CF4010011.111
Durham, 2B4000001.188
Castillo, 3B3010000.273
Aurilia, 1B3010011.211
  Threets, P0000000.000
Holm, C3010001.250
Bocock, SS3000022.250
Zito, P2000020.000
  Hennessey, P0000000.000
  Ortmeier, 1B1000000.111
Totals31050086 

BATTING
2B: Velez (1, Sheets), Castillo (4, Sheets).
TB: Velez 2; Lewis; Castillo 2; Aurilia; Holm.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Bocock; Lewis; Holm.
GIDP: Durham.
Team LOB: 4.

FIELDING
E: Bocock (1, fielding), Castillo (1, throw).
Outfield assists: Velez (Hardy at 3rd base).

 
MilwaukeeABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Weeks, 2B5010003.250
Kapler, CF4122001.438
Fielder, 1B4110002.364
Braun, LF5133002.321
Hall, 3B5010023.280
Hart, C, RF3220000.304
Hardy, SS2011202.105
Sheets, P4000017.000
Kendall, C3211000.467
Totals3571272320 

BATTING
2B: Hardy (1, Zito), Fielder (2, Hennessey), Braun (2, Hennessey), Kendall (4, Threets).
HR: Kapler (2, 5th inning off Zito, 0 on, 0 out), Braun (2, 5th inning off Zito, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Weeks; Kapler 5; Fielder 2; Braun 7; Hall; Hart, C 2; Hardy 2; Kendall 2.
RBI: Hardy (1), Kapler 2 (6), Kendall (4), Braun 3 (6).
2-out RBI: Braun.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Braun; Weeks; Sheets 2; Hall.
SF: Kapler; Kendall.
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING
SB: Hart, C (3, 2nd base off Zito/Holm), Kapler (1, 2nd base off Zito/Holm).

FIELDING
DP: (Hardy-Fielder).

 
San FranciscoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Zito (L, 0-2)5.08532326.30
Hennessey 1.121100024.00
Threets 1.22110001.93
 
MilwaukeeIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Sheets (W, 1-0)9.05000800.00

IBB: Hardy (by Zito).
HBP: Hart, C (by Threets), Fielder (by Threets).
Pitches-strikes: Zito 106-69, Hennessey 20-16, Threets 26-17, Sheets 109-78.
Ground outs-fly outs: Zito 4-7, Hennessey 3-1, Threets 3-2, Sheets 12-7.
Batters faced: Zito 26, Hennessey 6, Threets 9, Sheets 31.
Inherited runners-scored: Threets 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Chuck Meriwether. 1B: Adrian Johnson. 2B: Bill Welke. 3B: Tim Welke.
Weather: 67 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 1 mph, Varies.
T: 2:31.
Att: 44,014.

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