Detroit's Dmitri Young, playing his first game since breaking his right leg April 6, went 1 for 3 with a double.
Rookie Mike Hessman became the ninth player to be tried in the No. 8 slot by the Braves. He went 0 for 4.
The blown save was Milwaukee closer Dan Kolb's first in 14 opportunities.
The Dodgers have scored just four runs in Odalis Perez's last four starts.
The Brewers finished May 14-12 after going 12-11 in April. It's the first time they've had consecutive winning months since April and May 2001.
Florida pitchers have given up nine homers in two games; the staff had allowed an average of 0.96 per game before those contests.
Cincinnati, 18-11 in May, had its best month since September 2000.
Pirates first baseman Daryle Ward hit into a rare 6-5-3 double play in the third, after the Cardinals shifted their defense for the lefty pull hitter.