Andre Ethier and Juan Rivera added RBI singles while Jerry Hairston Jr. made two big late-inning defensive plays for the Dodgers, who lost the first two games of the series on late-game fireworks by the Brewers.
Travis Ishikawa had a double, a single and two RBIs for Milwaukee.
Ryan Braun was 0 for 11 in the three-game series against the Dodgers, striking out in his final two at-bats Thursday.
Javy Guerra pitched a scoreless ninth, his sixth save in seven opportunities this season.
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