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Big fly, big lead
Phillies 5, Brewers 2
Shane Victorino celebrates as he rounds the bases following his grand slam. (Nick Laham/Getty)
Shane Victorino's first career grand slam -- the Phillies' first in their postseason history -- broke a tie in the second inning and helped put Philadelphia one win away from a trip to the NL Championship Series. Brett Myers settled down after control issues in the first for the win.
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Series at a glance:
MIL
Milwaukee
PHI
Philadelphia
October 2, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Milwaukee
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0   2 3 0
Philadelphia
0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 X   5 9 1
Recap: MIL | PHI  |  Gameday  |  Brewers stats  |  Phillies stats
Milwaukee AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Cameron, CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
Durham, 2B 3 1 0 0 1 1 1 .250
Braun, LF 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .375
Fielder, 1B 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .000
Hardy, SS 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 .167
Hart, RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .143
Counsell, 3B 4 0 0 1 0 1 1 .167
Kendall, C 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Sabathia, P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Stetter, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Gwynn, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
  McClung, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Gagne, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Weeks, R, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Torres, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 30 2 3 2 3 4 9  

a-Struck out for Stetter in the 5th. b-Reached on error for Gagne in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Braun (2, Myers), Hardy (1, Myers).
TB: Braun 3; Hardy 2.
RBI: Hardy (1), Counsell (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Fielder.
GIDP: Hart.
Team RISP: 0-for-4.
Team LOB: 5.

 
Philadelphia AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Rollins, SS 4 1 2 0 1 0 3 .375
Victorino, CF 4 1 3 4 1 0 0 .500
Utley, 2B 4 0 0 0 1 3 2 .125
Howard, 1B 3 0 0 0 1 3 4 .000
Burrell, LF 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .000
  Madson, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Romero, J, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Lidge, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Werth, RF 4 1 2 0 0 0 3 .250
Feliz, 3B 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .125
Ruiz, C 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .167
Myers, P 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 .500
  a-Dobbs, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
  Bruntlett, LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
Totals 32 5 9 5 7 9 17  

a-Struck out for Myers in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Victorino 2 (2, Sabathia, McClung), Werth 2 (2, Sabathia, Sabathia), Feliz (1, Sabathia), Rollins (1, Sabathia).
HR: Victorino (1, 2nd inning off Sabathia, 3 on, 2 out).
TB: Victorino 8; Myers; Feliz 2; Rollins 3; Werth 4.
RBI: Feliz (1), Victorino 4 (5).
2-out RBI: Victorino 4.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Howard 3; Feliz; Rollins 2; Werth.
Team RISP: 3-for-13.
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING
SB: Victorino 2 (3, 3rd base off Sabathia/Kendall, 2nd base off Sabathia/Kendall), Werth (1, 3rd base off Sabathia/Kendall), Rollins (1, 3rd base off Sabathia/Kendall).
CS: Rollins (1, 2nd base by Torres/Kendall).

FIELDING
E: Rollins (1, fielding).
DP: (Myers-Ruiz-Howard).

 
Milwaukee IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Sabathia (L, 0-1) 3.2 6 5 5 4 5 1 12.27
Stetter 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
McClung 2.0 2 0 0 3 1 0 0.00
Gagne 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Torres 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
 
Philadelphia IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Myers (W, 1-0) 7.0 2 2 2 3 4 0 2.57
Madson (H, 1) 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Romero, J (H, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Lidge (S, 2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.50

IBB: Fielder (by Myers), Victorino (by Sabathia), Howard (by McClung).
HBP: Hart (by Myers).
Pitches-strikes: Sabathia 98-55, Stetter 4-3, McClung 33-17, Gagne 15-9, Torres 14-7, Myers 94-56, Madson 11-8, Romero, J 1-1, Lidge 12-8.
Groundouts-flyouts: Sabathia 3-3, Stetter 0-0, McClung 1-1, Gagne 1-1, Torres 0-0, Myers 9-3, Madson 2-0, Romero, J 1-0, Lidge 0-2.
Batters faced: Sabathia 21, Stetter 1, McClung 11, Gagne 3, Torres 3, Myers 26, Madson 4, Romero, J 1, Lidge 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Stetter 3-0, Romero, J 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Mark Wegner. 1B: Brian Runge. 2B: Fieldin Culbreth. 3B: Jim Joyce. LF: Paul Nauert. RF: Dana DeMuth.
Weather: 61 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, L to R.
T: 3:00.
Att: 46,208.
Venue: Citizens Bank Park.
October 2, 2008
October 2, 2008

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