Carlos Gomez and Martin Maldonado each hit two-run home runs to propel the Milwaukee Brewers to a 6-4 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night.
Gomez's homer off reliever Matt Guerrier in the seventh inning erased a 3-2 deficit and Maldonado added his blast an inning later, also off Guerrier, to give the Brewers the cushion they needed.
The comeback overshadowed the major league debut of Dodgers starter Matt Magill. He was called up from Triple-A Albuquerque after Stephen Fife, the scheduled starter, landed on the disabled list with bursitis in his right shoulder.
Magill arrived at Dodger Stadium a couple of hours before the game and seemed a little bit nervous working his way through a 28-pitch first inning.
The native of Simi Valley, which is about 40 miles northwest of Dodger Stadium, settled down nicely, except for an extended third inning. He struck out seven in 6 2-3 innings and retired 12 of the last 13 batters he faced. He left in position to record his...