MILWAUKEE -- It wasn't Blake Lalli's first Major League hit, but it certainly was his most memorable to date.
Pinch hitting in the ninth inning with the bases loaded with one out in a tie game, Lalli jumped on the first pitch from Giants reliever Santiago Casilla and lofted a fly ball over the head of left fielder Gregor Blanco that easily scored pinch runner Josh Prince to give the Brewers a 4-3 win.
Lalli's first hit with the Brewers extended Milwaukee's winning streak to three games and gave the Brewers their first series win of the season.
"That one was fun," Lalli said. "If you come off the bench that's the situation you want to be in, a chance to win the game. That was definitely fun."
While his teammates had fun delivering a pie to his face during his television interview and Kyle Lohse stuck a bat close to his face to simulate a microphone while reporters surrounded Lalli in the locker room, his approach to his at-bat was all business.
Knowing there was a possibility he...