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Brewers 9, Reds 3

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W: Braden Looper (1-0)
L: Micah Owings (0-1)

HR: Mike Cameron 2 (3), Rickie Weeks (2), Chris Dickerson (1)

MVP: Mike Cameron (+.196)
LVP: Corey Hart (-.124)

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The Brewers managed to salvage a second win on their six game homestand behind the bat of Mike Cameron, who went 3-for-3 with a walk, a double and two home runs. The team jumped out to an early 3-0 lead before allowing three unanswered runs to tie the score, but the offense picked up Braden Looper with five runs in the bottom of the sixth, getting him his first win as a Brewer.

Looper pitched six innings, allowing three runs on six hits and striking out five. The Brewers finally picked up some hits with runners in scoring position, with Bill Hall, Jason Kendall and Mike Cameron all picking up extra base hits with runners in scoring position in the sixth.