Found September 24, 2013 on Atlanta Bullpen:
A trio of home runs helped the Milwaukee Brewers defeat the Atlanta Braves in game 1 of the series.  Brewers home runs, and a lack of Braves hitting, led to a 5-0 Brewers win on Monday night. Carlos Gomez got the home runs and scoring started for the Brewers in the 1st inning, when he hit a solo homer off of Braves pitcher, Mike Minor. Jonathan Lecroy homered off Minor in the 5th inning.  This home run, with Norichika Aoki on base, gave the Brewers a 3-0 lead. The Brewers 3rd homerun of the night, came off the bat of Aramis Ramirez, in the 8th inning.  The Brew Crew added another run in the inning, when Yuniesky Betancourt reached on an infield single.  Sean Halton scored and padded the lead to 5-0 for the Brewers. The Brewers had the same amount of home runs as the Braves did hits on Monday.  The Braves were only able to record 3 hits during the game.  Only 2 of those hits came from Atlanta starters.  Justin Upton and Andrelton Simmons were the only 2 starters with hits.  Elliot Jo...
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