10:10 PM ET, May 21, 2007
Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles, California
• Summary: Prince Fielder homered twice and Rickie Weeks returned to the lineup with a career-high four hits en route to a 9-5 win over the Dodgers.
• Fantasy stat: Fielder and teammate J.J. Hardy lead the NL with 14 homers each.
• Figure this: It's the third multi-homer game of the season for Fielder and the sixth of his two-year career.
• Bring 'em home: Weeks drove in three to break out of a 10-game RBI drought.
• Numbers game: Jeff Kent hit his 352nd career homer to move into a tie with Ellis Burks for 71st all-time while Luis Gonzalez tied Joe Adcock for 85th with No. 336.
• Quotable: "He's a strong young hitter, which he showed tonight." -- Brett Tomko on Fielder
-- ESPN.com news services
Brewers 9, Dodgers 5
Eleven of Milwaukee's 13 hits came with two strikes on the hitter. ... Betemit is 5-for-6 as a pinch hitter with seven RBIs and three home runs. ... The Dodgers entered having allowed just 24 home runs, the second-lowest total in the majors behind San Diego (21). ... When Cleveland received an NBA expansion franchise back in 1970, the club held a contest to select the nickname for the team. Tomko's father, Jerry, who was born and raised in the Cleveland area, submitted "Cavaliers" and won the contest -- which included 11,000 entries. ... Brewers RHP Greg Aquino, sidelined since April 21 because of tightness in his forearm, was sent to Triple-A Nashville to begin a rehab assignment.
Regular Season Series
|2nd||P Fielder homered to right.||1||0|
|3rd||R Weeks doubled to deep left, C Counsell scored.||2||0|
|4th||J Estrada homered to center.||3||0|
|6th||C Counsell singled to center, J Estrada scored, G Jenkins to third, B Hall to second.||4||0|
|6th||R Weeks singled to shallow center, G Jenkins and B Hall scored, C Counsell to third.||6||0|
|6th||T Gwynn doubled to deep center, C Counsell and R Weeks scored.||8||0|
|6th||N Garciaparra reached on infield single to third, R Furcal scored.||8||1|
|6th||J Kent homered to left, N Garciaparra scored.||8||3|
|7th||W Betemit singled to center, A LaRoche scored, A Ethier to second.||8||4|
|8th||L Gonzalez homered to right.||8||5|
|9th||P Fielder homered to center.||9||5|
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|Stadium||Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles, CA|
|Attendance||33,446 (59.7% full) - % is based on regular season capacity|
|Weather||62 degrees, cloudy|
|Umpires||Home Plate - Bob Davidson, First Base - Sam Holbrook, Second Base - Mike Muchlinski, Third Base - Randy Marsh|