Dodgers Suffer Home Sweep After 7-2 Beating By Brewers

CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com/AP) — Jonathan Lucroy tied a season high with five RBIs, including his first home run in more than three weeks, and the Milwaukee Brewers completed a three-game sweep of the Los Angeles Dodgers with a 7-2 victory on Sunday.

The win for Milwaukee marked the first sweep over the Dodgers since a four-game series in 2012, and meant a 5-1 series win over Los Angeles this season.

Wily Peralta (15-7) tied Johnny Cueto and Adam Wainwright for the major league lead in victories, allowing five hits in six scoreless innings. The right-hander is 6-1 with a 1.79 ERA in seven starts since giving up a career-worst nine runs in a 9-7 home loss to Philadelphia on July 8.

Carlos Gomez hit his 20th homer, helping the Brewers maintain their three-game lead over St. Louis in the NL Central. They also became the first team to sweep the NL…

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