Lidge Lit Up

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HOUSTON (AP) - Rookie Ryan Braun hit a three-run homer and
Prince Fielder followed with a solo shot as the Milwaukee Brewers
rallied in the ninth to defeat Houston 7-4.
Scott Linebrink got the win by pitching the eighth inning for
the Brewers, who won their second straight over Houston. Francisco
Cordero pitched the ninth for his 36th save in 42 chances.
Astros closer Brad Lidge gave up both home runs and fell to
3-and-2. He gave up four runs on four hits in blowing his fifth
save in 12 opportunities.