The Milwaukee Brewers kept their home winning streak going with some late heroics from Corey Hart. Yovani Gallardo will try to help ensure no late heroics are necessary to extend that run to eight.
Gallardo will also be seeking his fourth consecutive victory Friday night with another successful outing against the Philadelphia Phillies.
The Brewers' run of success at Miller Park looked like it might be in jeopardy in Thursday's series opener. They trailed by a run in the eighth inning, before Hart delivered a grand slam to lift Milwaukee to a 7-4 win -- its seventh in a row at home.
Ryan Braun added a pair of solo homers after going 6 for 42 (.143) with 14 strikeouts over his previous 10 games, and Aramis Ramirez also went deep.
Kevin Frandsen had a three-run double for Philadelphia, though it ultimately went for naught.
"You got to give Frandsen some credit, getting that bases-clearing double to give us the lead," said Phillies starting pitcher Cliff Lee, who struck out 12 in 7...