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Brewers break ground on spring training complex renovations

The Milwaukee Brewers have broken ground on the renovation project for their spring training home in Phoenix.    The upgrades to Maryvale Baseball Park are part of a plan that will keep the club at their Arizona home through at least 2042. That would be the second-longest commitment in the Cactus League.    


Brewers pick Anderson as opening day starter

The Milwaukee Brewers have picked right-hander Chase Anderson to start on opening day on March 29 at San Diego.    The 30-year-old Anderson had the best season of his four-year career in 2017, going 12-4 with a 2.74 ERA in 25 starts. He will be making his first career opening day start when he takes the mound in San Diego.    Anderson will be the fifth different opening day starter for the Brewers in the last five seasons. Junior Guerra got the honor last year, and... More>>

Brewers announce 2018 Wall of Honor and Walk of Fame Inductees

MILWAUKEE – The Milwaukee Brewers today announced the 2018 Wall of Honor and Walk of Fame classes.  Prince Fielder will join former general managers Harry Dalton and Doug Melvin on the Brewers Wall of Honor on Saturday, July 21 and Geoff Jenkins will be enshrined into the Brewers Walk of Fame on Tuesday, July 24. 


Brewers finalize details of spring complex renovations

A new clubhouse building and entry plaza are part of the Milwaukee Brewers' plans to renovate the team's spring training facility in Arizona.    The club finalized details of the plan to update Maryvale Baseball Park in Phoenix on Wednesday. 


Brewers agree to minor league deal with LHP Wade Miley

The Milwaukee Brewers have agreed to a minor league contract with left-hander Wade Miley subject to a successful physical.    General manager David Stearns says he hopes to have Miley in big league camp on Friday.    


Pitchers and catchers report for Brewers spring training

Spring training has arrived for the Milwaukee Brewers. Pitchers and catchers have reported to the team's spring complex in Phoenix, with the first workouts scheduled for Thursday. There are spots up for grabs in the starting rotation after Zach Davies, Chase Anderson and free agent signee Jhoulys Chacin. Right-hander Jimmy Nelson is out for at least the first couple months of the regular season as he recovers from partially torn labrum and strained rotator cuff. Left-hander Brent S... More>>

Brewers give Wisconsin residents 1st crack for tix vs. Cubs

The Milwaukee Brewers are giving Wisconsin residents first crack at tickets for home games against the Chicago Cubs. The Brewers hope to draw more of their own fans when they face their NL Central rivals.


Brewers boost bullpen, finalize $5M, 2-year deal with Albers

Reliever Matt Albers has finalized a $5 million, two-year contract with the Milwaukee Brewers, who adding a veteran right-hander to help set up for All-Star closer Corey Knebel.    


Fans eager to see Yelich/Cain at "Brewers on Deck" Video included

The hype for the Milwaukee Brewers' season was on display Sunday, as thousands of fans showed up to meet the team at "Brewers on Deck".


Lorenzo Cain, Brewers finalize $80M, 5-year contract

Free agent outfielder Lorenzo Cain and the Brewers finalized an $80 million, five-year contract, one day after Milwaukee acquired center fielder Christian Yelich from the Miami Marlins for four prospects.


Marlins' Yelich traded to Brewers for 4 prospects

Miami Marlins center fielder Christian Yelich has been traded to the Milwaukee Brewers for four prospects, including highly regarded outfielder Lewis Brinson.    


Johnsonville takes over as Brewers sausage sponsor

Johnsonville is stepping up to the plate to take over as sponsor of the famed Miller Park sausage races at Brewers games.  


Jones, Thome, Guerrero, Hoffman elected to baseball Hall

Chipper Jones, Jim Thome, Vladimir Guerrero and Trevor Hoffman have been elected to the baseball Hall of Fame.


Boone Logan, Brewers finalize $2.5 million, 1-year contract

Reliever Boone Logan and the Milwaukee Brewers have finalized a $2.5 million, one-year contract.


Brewers finalize deals with Chacin, Gallardo, boost rotation

The Brewers have boosted their starting rotation depth, finalizing contracts with free agent right-handers Jhoulys Chacin and Yovani Gallardo. Chacin's two-year deal and Gallardo's one-year agreement were announced by Milwaukee on Thursday. Chacin, who turns 30 in January, went 13-10 with a 3.89 ERA in 32 starts last season for San Diego. Gallardo, 32 in February, was selected by Milwaukee, the team that took him in the second round of the 2004 amateur draft and was 89-64 with a 3.... More>>

Counsell reiterates Nelson won't throw until spring training

Milwaukee Brewers manager Craig Counsell has reiterated that ace Jimmy Nelson will not resume throwing until spring training and won't be ready for opening day as he comes back from a shoulder injury.    


Brewers announce 2018 Spring Training schedule

The Milwaukee Brewers have announced the team’s 2018 Spring Training schedule, which gets underway on Friday, February 23 with a split squad opener vs. the Chicago Cubs at Maryvale Baseball Park and a road game against the San Francisco Giants at Scottsdale Stadium.


Brewers sign pitcher Chase Anderson to 2-year contract

The Milwaukee Brewers have signed Chase Anderson to a two-year contract through the 2019 season, with club options for 2020 and 2021. The 29-year-old right-hander was eligible for arbitration.    General manager David Stearns said Thursday that Anderson showed last season he has the "capability to lead the rotation."    Anderson went 12-4 with a 2.74 ERA in 25 starts and set career highs for wins and strikeouts (133).    It was a big improvement... More>>

Sogard, Brewers agree to $2.4 million,1-year contract

Infielder Eric Sogard and the Milwaukee Brewers have agreed to a $2.4 million, one-year contract.    Sogard, who had been eligible to become a free agent after the World Series, can earn $650,000 in performance bonuses based on games played: $150,000 each for 30, 50, 70 and 90, and $50,000 for 120.    General manager David Stearns said Thursday that Sogard provides a veteran presence, can play several positions and get on base often.    The 31-year-old So... More>>

Brewers join other clubs in extending protective netting

The Milwaukee Brewers have plans to extend the protective netting on the field level at Miller Park.    The netting will now run to the outer edge of each dugout.    


Milwaukee Brewers finalize purchase of Carolina Mudcats

The Milwaukee Brewers have finalized their purchase of the Class A Carolina Mudcats.    The Brewers announced Tuesday the team has purchased a full ownership stake in the Mudcats, the Brewers' affiliate in the Carolina League.   


Aaron Wilkerson pitches Brewers past Cardinals, 6-1

Aaron Wilkerson took a perfect game into the sixth inning, Brett Phillips hit a three-run homer and the Milwaukee Brewers closed out their near-miss of a season with a 6-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday.  


Rockies clinch postseason berth with Brewers loss

The Colorado Rockies have clinched their first postseason berth since 2009 and will face Arizona in the NL wild-card game Wednesday.    The Rockies sewed up the second NL wild-card spot after the Milwaukee Brewers fell 7-6 to St. Louis. Former Rockies pitcher Juan Nicasio recorded the final out for the Cardinals.  


Vogt's HR, 3 RBIs as Brewers stay alive for postseason

Stephen Vogt homered and drove in three runs, Chase Anderson allowed one run over seven innings, and the Milwaukee Brewers kept their playoff hopes alive with a 5-3 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night. The Brewers entered Friday two games behind the Colorado Rockies for the second Wild Card spot in the National League. Milwaukee has won four of its last six games. Anderson (12-4) allowed three hits to earn his fourth win in his last five starts. The right-hander str... More>>

Brewers beat Reds 4-3, close within 2 games of Colorado

The Brewers closed within two games of Colorado for the National League's second wild card with three games left, rallying to beat the Cincinnati Reds 4-3 Thursday as Brett Phillips hit a go-ahead double in the sixth inning. Milwaukee (84-75) closes the regular season at St. Louis, and the Rockies host the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Brewers are assured of their best record since finishing 96-66 in 2011, when they lost to the Cardinals in the NL Championship Series, Milwaukee's last pla... More>>

Brewers' postseason hopes take another hit, lose to Reds 6-0

Milwaukee rookie Brandon Woodruff was chased in a five-run third inning and the Brewers' postseason hopes took another hit Wednesday night when they fell 6-0 to the last-place Cincinnati Reds.    


Brewers beat Reds 7-6, remain 1 1/2 back in wild-card race

Domingo Santana hit an early three-run homer and the Milwaukee Brewers kept pace in the playoff race by holding off the Cincinnati Reds 7-6 on Tuesday night.    


Cubs close in on NL Central title after topping Brewers, 5-0

Jose Quintana pitched a three-hitter for his second big league shutout, and the Chicago Cubs beat Milwaukee 5-0 Sunday to close in on a second straight NL Central title and damage the Brewers' playoff hopes. Coming off its first World Series title since 1908, Chicago (87-68) won three of four in the weekend series and opened a 5 1/2-game lead over the second-place Brewers (82-73) with seven games remaining. Milwaukee began the day one game behind Colorado for the NL's second wild car... More>>

Shaw's 2-run homer in 10th stuns Cubs, gives Brewers 4-3 win

Travis Shaw hit a game-winning two-run homer with one out in the 10th inning off All-Star closer Wade Davis, lifting the Milwaukee Brewers to a 4-3 win over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday. Shaw jumped up and down near the plate as he waited for the ball to clear the left-field fence. The Brewers had lost the first two games of the pivotal series in extra innings. Milwaukee moved back to within 4 1/2 games of NL Central-leading Chicago and 1 1/2 games back of Colorado for a wild-card s... More>>

Cubs take control in NL Central with 5-4 win over Brewers

Pinch-hitter Tommy La Stella drew a bases-loaded walk off All-Star closer Corey Knebel with one out in the 10th inning, helping the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-4 on Friday night to tighten their grip on the NL Central.    The Cubs hold a five-game lead with nine days left in the regular season after winning their second straight tense game over the Brewers. Milwaukee dropped into third in the division, 5 1/2 games behind Chicago, after St. Louis beat Pittsburgh... More>>

Injured Brewers minor leaguer moved to Venezuelan hospital

Milwaukee Brewers minor leaguer Julio Mendez, who was seriously hurt after being hit in the chest by a pitch last month, has been moved to a hospital in his home country of Venezuela.    Brewers general manager David Stearns says Mendez remains in critical but stable condition at the Venezuelan hospital after being moved at the request of his family. The Brewers say that Mendez suffered a cardiac event after getting hit by the pitch during a Rookie League game on August 26 i... More>>

Frazier's walk-off homer lifts Pirates by Brewers 6-4

Adam Frazier hit a two-run homer off Milwaukee closer Corey Knebel with two outs in the ninth inning to lift the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 6-4 victory on Wednesday night.    


Santana homers, Brewers keep pace in NL Central with 1-0 win

Chase Anderson had eight strikeouts in six innings, Domingo Santana homered and the Milwaukee Brewers shut out the Pittsburgh Pirates for the second straight day, 1-0 on Tuesday night.    


Suter, Braun help Brewers beat Bucs to gain in playoff race

Brent Suter pitched five efficient innings, Ryan Braun homered and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-0 on Monday night to gain ground in the NL playoff chase.    


Thames homers, Anderson solid as Brewers beat Pirates 8-2

Eric Thames hit his team-high 30th homer , Chase Anderson pitched effectively on three days' rest and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-2 on Wednesday night. Center fielder Brett Phillips added two hits and three RBIs, and also threw out a runner at the plate for the Brewers. They have won five of their last six games as they try to keep pace with the NL Central-leading Chicago Cubs. Milwaukee got to Tyler Glasnow (2-7) for five runs, four hits and six walks over 2... More>>

Tickets for Brewers-Marlins series go on sale Thursday

Tickets go on sale Thursday morning for the Milwaukee Brewers' unexpected series at Miller Park with the Miami Marlins this weekend. The series was moved from Miami on Wednesday with South Florida still dealing with the aftereffects of Hurricane Irma. The Brewers will technically be visiting the team in their own ballpark. Because of last-minute staffing issues, only field level tickets will be sold for Friday night's game, leaving a capacity at Miller Park of about 10,000 fans. The... More>>

Brewers-Marlins Series Moved to Milwaukee

The Marlins' three-game series against the Brewers this week will be moved from Miami to Milwaukee because of South Florida's recovery from Hurricane Irma. The series remains scheduled for Friday through Sunday. The Marlins' first home game after the hurricane will instead be Monday against the New York Mets. Marlins president David Samson says the team's ballpark would have been able to host the series, but the Marlins didn't want the series to strain the resources of public servic... More>>

Brewers beat Cole, Pirates 5-2

Eric Thames hit his 29th home run, Domingo Santana went 3 for 4 with two RBIs and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 on Tuesday night.    


Brault, four relievers toss 3 hitter in Pirates 7-0 win

Steven Brault and four relievers combined on a three-hitter to lift the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 7-0 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday night.    Milwaukee didn't get a runner past first base against the Pirates and fell 2 1/2 games behind Chicago in the NL Central after outscoring the Cubs 20-3 in a three-game sweep at Wrigley Field over the weekend.   


Brewers beat Cubs 3-1 for sweep, close within 2 games

Travis Shaw hit a two-run homer to back Zach Davies, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 3-1 Sunday to complete a three-game sweep and close within two games of the NL Central leaders.


Brewer ace Jimmy Nelson out for season with shoulder injury

Milwaukee Brewers ace Jimmy Nelson will miss the rest of the season after jamming his shoulder while diving to a base a night earlier. General manager David Stearns said before Saturday's game with the Chicago Cubs that he does not know if surgery is needed. Nelson has a strained right rotator cuff strain and partial anterior labrum tear. Nelson left Friday night's 2-0 victory over the Cubs after the injury. The right-hander threw four-hit ball over five innings, while striking out ... More>>

Braun hits 300th homer, Brewers beat Cubs 2-0

Ryan Braun hit his 300th homer, Jimmy Nelson combined with three relievers on a five-hitter, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 2-0 in the first regular-season Friday night game at Wrigley Field. 


Castillo, Reds complete 3-game sweep of Brewers with 7-1 win

Rookie Luis Castillo struck out 10 in his final start of the season, Zack Cozart and Jose Peraza homered and the last-place Cincinnati Reds completed a three-game sweep of the Milwaukee Brewers with a 7-1 win on Wednesday.    


Gennett homers, Reds pull away to 9-3 win over Brewers

Robert Stephenson escaped threats while pitching into the seventh on Tuesday night, and Scooter Gennett homered during Cincinnati's five-run rally in the bottom of the inning, sending the Reds to a 9-3 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers.    The last-place Reds have taken the first two games in the series from Milwaukee, which is trying to reach the playoffs for the first time since 2011. The Brewers remained 3 1/2 games behind the Cubs in the NL Central. They also trail Ariz... More>>

Hamilton hits solo HR in bottom of 9th, Reds top Brewers 5-4

Billy Hamilton hit a solo home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, sending the Cincinnati Reds over the Milwaukee Brewers 5-4 Monday. 


Santana homers twice, Brewers beat Nats 7-2, take 3 of 4

 Domingo Santana homered twice, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat Washington 7-2 Sunday to take three of four games from the Nationals.   


Turner's double caps Nats' 3-2 comeback win over Brewers

Trea Turner's double to the center field wall scored Wilmer Difo from first base in the eighth inning, and the Washington Nationals rallied to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 on Saturday night. The Brewers fell 4 1/2 games behind Chicago in the NL Central, the farthest Milwaukee has been out of first place all season. The Brewers took a 2-1 lead into the eighth, when Michael Taylor homered on the first pitch from rookie reliever Josh Hader (1-2). Difo bunted Hader's second pitch for ... More>>

Davies wins 16th, Brewers beat Nationals 6-3

Zach Davies won his 16th game to tie Arizona's Zack Greinke for the most victories in the majors, Jonathan Villar homered and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Washington Nationals 6-3 on Thursday night. Davies (16-7) scattered six hits, walked two, struck out four and lowered his ERA to 1.77 over the last nine starts, five of them victories for himself and the team. Greinke (16-6) beat the Dodgers 8-1 on Thursday afternoon. Clayton Kershaw (Dodgers) and Chris Sale (Red Sox) are one ga... More>>

Brewers hold off Cardinals for 6-5 victory

Domingo Santana and Jonathan Villar homered in the sixth inning, and center fielder Keon Broxton made a leaping catch over the wall for the final out in the Milwaukee Brewers' 6-5 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday. 


Matt Carpenter homers, Cardinals beat up on Brewers 10-2

Matt Carpenter hit a two-run homer and Luke Voit drove in four runs, backing Luke Weaver's 10-strikeout night in a 10-2 win Tuesday over the Milwaukee Brewers.    


Brewers hand Dodgers first series loss since early June

Jimmy Nelson took a no-hit bid into the sixth inning and the Milwaukee Brewers beat Yu Darvish in his return from the disabled list, defeating the Dodgers 3-2 on Sunday to hand Los Angeles its first series loss in nearly three months. The Dodgers had gone 19-0-2 in their last 22 series. The previous loss was to the Washington Nationals from June 5-7. Hernan Perez homered and Domingo Santana had two hits and an RBI to lead the Milwaukee offense. The Brewers pulled within two games o... More>>

Brewers Minor Leaguer Suffers Cardiac Event after HBP

The Milwaukee Brewers say Arizona League third baseman Julio Mendez is hospitalized in critical but stable condition after suffering a "cardiac event" following a hit by pitch. The Brewers say Mendez received treatment on the field after getting hit in the ninth inning of a game Saturday in Tempe, Arizona, before being taken to a hospital. The game between the rookie level teams of the Brewers and Angels was called with one out after Mendez got hurt. Brewers general manage... More>>

Davies dominates Dodgers in Brewers 3-0 Win

Zach Davies pitched seven dominant innings for his second scoreless start against the Los Angeles Dodgers this season, and Orlando Arcia hit a two-run homer in the Milwaukee Brewers' 3-0 victory Saturday night. Davies (15-7) also held the major league-leading Dodgers (91-37) without a run over six innings in a June 4 win at Milwaukee. Los Angeles went with a bullpen game, using six relievers. All were effective but Josh Ravin (0-1), who gave up a leadoff single to Manny Pina in the ... More>>

Parker's 2-run double in 7th sends Giants past Brewers

Jarrett Parker hit a go-ahead two-run double in the seventh, Buster Posey hit a sacrifice fly, and the San Francisco Giants beat the contending Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 on Wednesday.   


Aguilar homers twice as Anderson, Brewers beat Rockies 8-4

Jesus Aguilar homered twice, Chase Anderson won in his return from the disabled list and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Colorado Rockies 8-4 on Sunday for their sixth victory in seven games.    


Aguilar HR Powers Brewers to Victory

Pinch-hitter Jesus Aguilar connected for a go-ahead home run with two outs in the ninth inning and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Colorado Rockies 6-3 Saturday night for their fifth win in six games. It was 3-all when Greg Holland (2-4) hit Keon Broxton with an 0-2 pitch with one out in the ninth. Aguilar hit his 12th homer, and Milwaukee added another run as Eric Thames walked, stole second and Neil Walker's RBI single chased Holland. Travis Shaw also homered for the Brewers. DJ L...


Pina's homer leads Brewers to 7-6 comeback win over Pirates

Manny Pina hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning to lift the Milwaukee Brewers to 7-6 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday.    Pina's one-out shot to right field came off Pirates reliever Juan Nicasio (1-5).   


Pina, Broxton, Davies help Brewers beat Pirates 3-1

Keon Broxton hit a pinch-hit home run, Manny Pina drove in two runs, Zach Davies pitched into the seventh and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-1 on Tuesday night.    Davies (14-6) allowed six hits, including Adam Frazier's run-scoring triple in the sixth, walked two and struck out two. Jared Hughes took over and retired Josh Harrison on a bouncer back to the mound. Jacob Barnes retired the side in order in the eighth and Corey Knebel pitched the ninth for ... More>>

Walker Contributes in Brewers Debut

Neil Walker had two hits in his Milwaukee debut, helping the Brewers to a 7-4 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday. Domingo Santana hit a three-run homer for Milwaukee, and Ryan Braun had two hits and drove in a run. The Brewers took the last two games of the weekend series after dropping six in a row. Walker came over in a trade with the New York Mets on Saturday. He started at third base in place of the banged-up Travis Shaw and went 2 for 4 with a run scored. Brewers start... More>>

Brewers Trade For 2B Neil Walker

According to reports by Fox Sports and MLB Network, second baseman Neil Walker is being traded from the New York Mets to the Milwaukee Brewers.  The New York Post is reporting that the Mets will get a player to be named later from the Brewers.   So far this season, Walker is averaging .264 with 70 hits, 36 RBI and 10 home runs.  Current Brewers second baseman Jonathan Villar is averaging .233 with 76 hits, 35 RBI and 9 home runs. Walker is very familiar with...


Brewers Snap Losing Skid After Walk-Off Wild Pitch

Eric Sogard scampered home with the winning run on a wild pitch in the bottom of the 10th inning and the Milwaukee Brewers snapped a six-game losing streak with a 6-5 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday night. Sogard started the rally with a one-out double off Reds reliever Tim Adleman (5-10). After Manny Pina flew out to center field, Jesus Aguilar and Eric Thames drew walks to load the bases. An 0-2 curve ball then bounced away from Reds catcher Tucker Barnhart, allowing ...


Colon, Dozier lead Twins to 4-0 win over Brewers

Bartolo Colon pitched seven innings for his second consecutive win since joining the Twins, Brian Dozier added a home run, double and single and Minnesota beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-0 on Wednesday night.    Colon (2-1) scattered five hits, struck out five and walked one in his sixth career start at Miller Park. Milwaukee failed to advance a batter past second.    The oldest active player in the majors, Col≤n made his 518th career start and fifth for the Twins.... More>>

Phoenix suburb denies Milwaukee Brewers' spring facility

A Phoenix suburb has told the Milwaukee Brewers it will not be approving taxpayer dollars for a potential baseball spring training facility in the town.    The Arizona Republic reports the Brewers earlier this year asked Gilbert to build a $90 million spring training stadium for the team.    Mayor Jenn Daniels says "there was a parting of the ways" between the town and team because it was not a great fit from a financial perspective.    Daniels ... More>>

Dozier's slam among 5 Twins homers in 11-4 win over Brewers

Brian Dozier hit his first career grand slam and Max Kepler and Eddie Rosario each homered twice, powering the Minnesota Twins past the Milwaukee Brewers 11-4 on Tuesday night for a two-game sweep.    Matt Garza (5-6) turned in his shortest and worst start of the season with eight hits and eight runs allowed in 3 1/3 innings for the Brewers, who fell to 4-11 in their last 15 road games. They entered the night 1 1/2 games behind the Chicago Cubs in the NL Central.   &nbs... More>>

Rosario scores on late balk to lift Twins over Brewers, 5-4

Eddie Rosario doubled home the tying run in the seventh inning and scored the winning run on a balk as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Milwaukee Brewers 5-4 on Monday.  


Souza's homer in 9th lifts Rays over Brewers 2-1

Steven Souza Jr. homered off Milwaukee reliever Jacob Barnes leading off the ninth inning Sunday to lift the Tampa Bay Rays to a 2-1 win over the Brewers.    


Brewers shut out Rays behind Davies

Zach Davies gave up one hit in seven innings and the Milwaukee Brewers remained a half-game behind the NL Central-leading Chicago Cubs with a 3-0 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday night.


Brewers' Shaw injured by throw

Milwaukee Brewers third baseman Travis Shaw left Saturday night's game in the second inning after being struck on the side of his face by a throw on a stolen base attempt. 


Woodruff wins major league debut as Brewers beat Rays 2-0

Brandon Woodruff allowed seven hits in 6 1/3 innings of his major league debut and Orlando Arcia homered and scored both runs Friday night in the Milwaukee Brewers' 2-0 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.    


Broxton drives in go-ahead run, Brewers top Cardinals 2-1

Keon Broxton drove in the go-ahead run and saved a run with a leaping catch, Matt Garza made a strong start in his return from the disabled list, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 on Thursday afternoon.    


Molina, Weaver lead Cardinals to 5-4 win over Brewers

Yadier Molina hit two solo home runs, Kolten Wong added a two-run double, Luke Weaver pitched into the seventh inning and the St. Louis Cardinals held on for a 5-4 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday night.    Weaver (1-1) made one mistake in the first and Eric Thames hit it for his 25th home run of the season. Weaver regrouped and held the Brewers scoreless until Hernan Perez's one-out RBI single in the seventh.    Weaver allowed five hits, struck out ... More>>

Nelson lifts Brewers to 3-2 victory over the Cardinals

Jimmy Nelson finally beat St. Louis with six strong innings, and the Milwaukee Brewers held on for a 3-2 victory over the Cardinals on Tuesday night.    Nelson (9-5) entered 0-8 with a 7.01 ERA in 11 appearances (10 starts) against the Cardinals. This time, the right-hander overcame his division rival by allowing just two runs on six hits with seven strikeouts.    The Brewers' bullpen kept the Cardinals off the scoreboard for three innings, including Anthony Swarza... More>>

Brewers reacquire right-hander Jeremy Jeffress

The Milwaukee Brewers have reacquired right-hander Jeremy Jeffress a year after sending their former closer and first-round draft pick to the Texas Rangers.    In a deal announced right at the non-waiver trade deadline Monday, the Rangers sent Jeffress back to Milwaukee for Double-A pitcher Tayler Scott.    Jeffress was the 16th overall pick in the 2006 amateur draft by the Brewers. He had been sent with two-time All-Star catcher Jonathan Lucroy to Texas exactly 52... More>>

Milwaukee's Bud Selig inducted to Baseball Hall of Fame

Former Commissioner Bud Selig has been inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame.    Selig, who turned 83 in Sunday, left a large imprint during more than 22 years as the leader of the game. 


Caratini connects on 1st career HR, Cubs beat Brewers 4-2

Victor Caratini hit his first career home run, a solo shot that broke a tie in the seventh and backed John Lackey's solid six-inning start to help the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 on Sunday. 


Heyward homers in 11th inning as Cubs top Brewers 2-1

Jason Heyward homered in the 11th inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 on Saturday night to strengthen their hold on first place in the NL Central.


Suter's strong outing lifts Brewers past Cubs 2-1

Brent Suter tossed seven scoreless innings and the Milwaukee Brewer slipped past the Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Friday night to move within one-half game of first place in the National League Central.    Suter (2-1) limited the Cubs to four hits. He struck out five and walked one in a career-long outing.    Milwaukee pushed across a run in the second on Manny Pina's run-scoring groundout.    In the fourth, Hernan Perez led off with a sharp grounder to the right ... More>>

Nationals hit 8 HRs to blast Brewers 15-2

The Washington Nationals tied a franchise record with eight home runs, including two apiece by Bryce Harper and Ryan Zimmerman, and Max Scherzer pitched six innings of three-hit ball in a 15-2 rout of the fading Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday.    Washington matched two major league records in a seven-run third inning: Most consecutive home runs (four) and most home runs in an inning (five).    After Harper connected off Michael Blazek (0-1) in the first inning, Bria... More>>

Nats score 7 in 8th, rally past Brewers 8-5; Harper ejected

Ryan Zimmerman and Adam Lind each had two-run doubles in a seven-run eighth inning to help the Washington Nationals rally past the Milwaukee Brewers 8-5 on Wednesday night.    Bryce Harper was ejected for arguing with home plate umpire Chris Segal after striking out in the eighth inning with runners on the corners. Harper's single in the first inning extended his hitting streak to a career-high 18 games.    Tied 2-2, Zimmerman immediately picked up his fellow All-S... More>>

Brewers land White Sox pitcher in trade

Right-hander Anthony Swarzak is 4-3 with a career-low 2.23 ERA in 41 games this year.


Davies, power bats launch Brewers over Nationals 8-0

Travis Shaw, Eric Thames and Manny Pina homered, Zach Davies tossed 7 2/3 shutout innings and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Washington Nationals 8-0 on Tuesday night.    


Phillies take series finale, 6-3, over the Brewers

Nick Williams homered, Jerad Eickhoff pitched six strong innings and Howie Kendrick continued to increase his trade value with two hits and two RBIs as the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-3 Sunday.


Brewers end the skid thanks to Santana's 9th inning RBI single

After blowing a seven run lead, Domingo Santana knocked a single into left to escape with the 9-8 victory. 


Aaron Nola, Freddy Galvis Lead Phils to 6-1 Win Over Brewers

Aaron Nola tied a career-high with nine strikeouts in seven sharp innings, Freddy Galvis hit a two-run homer and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the reeling Milwaukee Brewers 6-1 on Friday night.   


Brewers aim to end 5-game skid, hold on to NL Central lead

The Milwaukee Brewers are hoping to end to a five-game losing streak that has weakened their grip on the National League Central lead.    The Brewers start a three-game series in Philadelphia against the Phillies tonight. Milwaukee was swept in a four-game series in Pittsburgh.    The five-game skid ties a season high for Milwaukee. A 5 1/2-game lead in the division at the All-Star break has been reduced to just a game with the second-place Chicago Cubs on a six-ga... More>>

Polanco homers, Pirates beat Brewers 4-2 for 4-game sweep

Gregory Polanco homered, Chris Stewart added three hits and the Pittsburgh Pirates completed a four-game sweep of the NL Central-leading Milwaukee Brewers with a 4-2 victory on Thursday.    The Pirates have won 11 of 13 and moved within three games of the Brewers. Milwaukee has lost five straight.    Polanco hit a solo shot off Jimmy Nelson (8-5) in the fourth inning, his ninth homer. Stewart scored the go-ahead run in the fifth on a single by Josh Harrison.  ... More>>

Pirates rookie Moroff beats Brewers in extras

Max Moroff got his first career game-ending hit with a single in the 10th inning, lifting the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 on Wednesday night.    Moroff raised his right arm and ran to first base while his seventh big league hit scored Josh Harrison. Teammate Gregory Polanco hoisted the rookie into the air as the Pirates celebrated in the infield.    Harrison reached on a double against former Pirates reliever Jared Hughes (3-2), who got his fi... More>>

DeKraay wins Madison Women's City Championship

Sarah DeKraay won her second Madison Women's City Championship on Wednesday at Hawks Landing Golf Club. DeKraay came into the day tied for the lead with Pat Roisum. DeKraay was able to pull away over the final nine holes to win by three strokes. She last won the title in 2008.


Pirates rally past Brewers 4-3 in Marte's return

Francisco Cervelli and Josh Harrison homered during a sixth-inning rally and the streaking Pittsburgh Pirates welcomed outfielder Starling Marte back with a 4-3 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night.    


Brewers catcher Vogt out at least a month with sprained knee

Milwaukee Brewers catcher Stephen Vogt is out for at least a month with a sprained left knee following a collision at home plate.    Brewers manager Craig Counsell says Vogt will miss "significant time."    Vogt was hurt Monday night when Pirates pitcher Chad Kuhl ran into him in the fifth inning of Pittsburgh's 4-2 victory. Kuhl was trying to score from second on a hit to right field.    Vogt caught the throw home and tried to make a sweeping t... More>>

Polanco goes 4 for 4, Pirates top Brewers 4-2

Gregory Polanco doubled twice, drove in two runs and threw out a potential go-ahead run at the plate to lead the surging Pittsburgh Pirates to a 4-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday night.    Brewers catcher Stephen Vogt left the game in the fifth inning after a collision with Pirates pitcher Chad Kuhl at the plate. Vogt caught an incidental elbow to the head from Kuhl, and both players were down for several minutes. Kuhl remained in the game, but Vogt had to be help... More>>

Brewers head out for 10-game road trip

The Milwaukee Brewers open a four-game series at Pittsburgh with lefthander Brent Suter on the mound for the opener.    Right-hander Chad Kuhl pitches for Pittsburgh Monday night. The Brewers' loss Sunday at Miller Park is only the third time in 14 games for the first-place club. Philadelphia avoided a sweep with a 5-2 win.    The Brewers are on the road for the next 10 games -- to Pittsburgh, Philadelphia and Washington. More>>

Williams' grand slam the difference maker, Phillies top Brewers 5-2

   Williams hit the first pitch from lefty reliever Tyler Webb in the sixth just over the wall in center to give the Phillies a three-run lead.


Perez, Shaw homer, All-Star Knebel closes shop, Brewers top Phillies 3-2

The victory put the Brewers (52-41) a season-high 11 games over .500. 


Braun and Arcia go deep, Brewers beat Phillies 9-6

Ryan Braun hit a grand slam off the scoreboard in center field and Orlando Arcia added a three-run shot in the Brewers' eight-run second inning, helping Milwaukee beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-6 on Friday night.    Nick Pivetta (2-5) struck out his first four batters before the Brewers got on top of his fastball in the second. Keon Broxton snapped an 0-for-14 skid with a run-scoring single, and Arcia hit his ninth home run. Braun crushed the first pitch for his sixth care... More>>

Brewers get LH reliever Tyler Webb from Yankees

The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired left-handed reliever Tyler Webb from the New York Yankees for minor league first baseman Garrett Cooper.    Webb was assigned to Triple-A following the trade Thursday. He had a 4.50 ERA in seven appearances this year season with the Yankees without recording a decision.    Webb made his big league debut on June 24 after going 3-1 with a 3.24 ERA in 21 games at Triple-A. He turns 27 next week.    He could eventually join... More>>

Milwaukee Brewers tap into player-created IPA beer

It's time for Brewers fans to toast their first-place team with a frosty pint of new beer.
   "Beerded Brewer IPA" will be tapped at Miller Park as part of a promotion for an Aug. 10 game against the Minnesota Twins.


Brewers will celebrate 1982 AL Championship this weekend

The main event of the weekend will be the reunion of the 1982 team in an on-field ceremony at Miller Park on Saturday, July 15, before the team’s 6:10 contest against the Philadelphia Phillies.


The Milwaukee Brewers' lone representative at the All-Star Game tonight in Miami is on a roll on the mound.

The Milwaukee Brewers' lone representative at the All-Star Game tonight in Miami is on a roll on the mound.    Closer Corey Knebel is making his first All-Star appearance. 


Shaw, Vogt homer, NL Central-leading Brewers top Yankees 5-3

The Brewers have won nine of 11. At 50-41, they go into the All-Star break in first place for the fifth time in franchise history, 5 1/2 games ahead of the reigning World Series champion Chicago Cubs and St. Louis.


Frazier hits walk-off homer to lift Yankees past Brewers

The 22-year-old Frazier is the youngest Yankee with a game-ending homer since 21-year-old Melky Cabrera went yard on July 18, 2006, against Seattle.


Aguilar homers twice, ties Brewers RBI record in 9-4 victory against Yankees

Jesus Aguilar homered twice and matched a Brewers record with seven RBIs, including a tiebreaking grand slam in the seventh inning that sent Milwaukee past the skidding New York Yankees 9-4 on Friday night for its fifth straight victory.    


First-place Brewers sound off in the third, humble Cubbies at Wrigley

 Ryan Braun slammed a two-run homer to ignite Milwaukee's seven-run third off Mike Montgomery and the Cubs' bullpen. 


Brewers complete the sweep, shutout Orioles in series finale

Matt Garza pitched into the seventh inning and Keon Broxton hit a two-run homer to lift the Milwaukee Brewers to a three-game sweep of the Baltimore Orioles with a 4-0 victory Wednesday night.   


Thames Hits Pair of Homers as Brewers Defeat Orioles 6-2

Eric Thames hit a pair of home runs and Jimmy Nelson pitched seven strong innings to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 6-2 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday.  


Shaw Starts Rout, Gets Hurt as Brewers Top Orioles 8-1

Travis Shaw started the rout with a go-ahead single in a four-run first inning, then left after he was hit on a hand by a pitch during the Milwaukee Brewers' 8-1 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Monday.   


Pitcher Corey Knebel Will Represent the Brewers in Miami

Relief pitcher Corey Knabel will be the only player to represent the Brewers at the Major League Baseball All Star Game in Miami on July 11. 


Ozuna Homers Twice, Marlins Avoid Sweep, Beat Brewers 10-3

Marcell Ozuna hit two home runs -- the second moments after having his bat thrown out for having too much pine tar on it -- and the Miami Marlins beat the Milwaukee Brewers 10-3 on Sunday.


Santana Homers off Stanton's Glove, Brewers Beat Marlins 8-4

Domingo Santana hit a two-run homer off Giancarlo Stanton's glove, sparking a seven-run second inning that lifted the Milwaukee Brewers over the Miami Marlins 8-4 on Saturday.    


Vogt's 2 Home Huns Lead Brewers Past Marlins 3-2

Stephen Vogt, claimed off waivers earlier in the week, hit two home runs and the Milwaukee Brewers held off the Miami Marlins 3-2 on Friday night.    


Umpire West hit in head by ball from Miller Park stands

A ball apparently thrown from the stands at Miller Park struck first-base umpire Joe West directly in the back of the head, leading to a seven-minute delay during the Miami-Milwaukee game as security personnel tried to locate the culprit.    


Brewers trade Nick Franklin to Angels

The Milwaukee Brewers traded utility player Nick Franklin to the Los Angeles Angels on Friday for a player to be named or cash.    Franklin had been designated for assignment on Tuesday. The Brewers claimed Franklin off waivers from Tampa Bay in April. He hit .195 in 53 games, mainly as a pinch-hitter. More>>

Homers-Galore! Brewers knock six home runs in rout of Reds

   The NL Central leaders hit six homers for the first time since 2007, when they also did it in Cincinnati.


Scooter Gennett's 2-run homer sends Reds over Brewers 4-3

Scooter Gennett hit a two-run homer on Wednesday night against the club that decided he no longer fit its rebuilding plans, and Billy Hamilton scored the tiebreaking run in the eighth inning, rallying the Cincinnati Reds to a 4-3 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers.    The Brewers lost starter Chase Anderson to a strained oblique. Anderson hurt his left side while striking out in the top of the second inning, a notable setback to the NL Central leaders. He's second on the clu... More>>

Votto homers as Reds beat Brewers 8-6

Joey Votto hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the fifth inning, helping the last-place Cincinnati Reds top the Milwaukee Brewers 8-6 on Tuesday night.    Billy Hamilton, Adam Duvall and Eugenio Suarez also connected for Cincinnati, which scored its most runs in 19 games since Scooter Gennett hit four homers in its 13-1 win over St. Louis on June 6.    Milwaukee slugger Ryan Braun returned after missing 31 games with a strained left calf, but the NL Central-leading ... More>>

Brewers activate Braun, Villar from disabled list

The Milwaukee Brewers have activated outfielder Ryan Braun and second baseman Jonathan Villar from the 10-day disabled list before opening a three-game series at Cincinnati.    


Corey Hart to take his spot on Brewers' Wall of Honor

The Milwaukee Brewers will induct former outfielder and first baseman Corey Hart into the team's Wall of Honor.    Hart will be honored with a plaque at Miller Park and a ceremony before Friday night's game against the Miami Marlins.    Hart said Tuesday he will retire as a Milwaukee Brewer. He also played for Seattle and Pittsburgh.    He will become the 60th member to join the Brewers' Wall of Honor since its inaugural class in 2014. The two-time All-St... More>>

Shaw, Broxton hit homers and Brewers avoid the brooms

Travis Shaw became the first player to reach SunTrust Park's right-field roof, belting a two-run homer that helped the Milwaukee Brewers beat Julio Teheran and the Atlanta Braves 7-0 on Sunday.


Phillips lifts Braves to 3-1 victory vs. Brewers

Brandon Phillips gave Atlanta the lead with a two-run homer in the third to continue his productive homestand. 


Foltynewicz, Swanson lead Braves over Brewers 5-4

Mike Foltynewicz won his fourth straight decision at home, shortstop Dansby Swanson made a pair of outstanding defensive plays in the ninth inning and the Atlanta Braves beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-4 on Friday night for their sixth win in seven games.    Foltynewicz (5-5) gave up one run, four hits and three walks in five innings with nine strikeouts, improving to 4-0 with a 2.17 ERA in his last five starts at SunTrust Park.    Brandon Phillips homered and drove i... More>>

Santana's late home run lifts Brewers over Pirates 4-3

Domingo Santana hit a two-run home run off Pittsburgh Pirates reliever Daniel Hudson in the seventh inning to lift the Milwaukee Brewers to a 4-3 victory Wednesday night.    Pinch-hitter Eric Thames cut Pittsburgh's lead to 3-2 with a run-scoring ground out in the seventh. Two batters later, Santana kept a 2-0 offering from Hudson (1-3) just fair down the right-field line to give the Brewers the lead.    Oliver Drake (3-2) received the win after pitching a scoreles... More>>

Kuhl gets first win since April, Pirates beat Brewers 7-3

Chad Kuhl got his first victory since April, Andrew McCutchen homered for the fifth time in seven games and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Milwaukee Brewers 7-3 on Tuesday night.    Jose Osuna's three-run homer highlighted the Pirates' six-run first inning. McCutchen's two-run single and David Freese's RBI hit accounted for the other runs, all scored before Zach Davies (7-4) recorded a second out.    Kuhl (2-6) went 12 starts without a win after beating Atlanta 6-... More>>

McCutchen, Cole lead Pirates past Brewers 8-1

Andrew McCutchen hit a two-run homer, Gerrit Cole pitched seven strong innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Milwaukee Brewers 8-1 on Monday night.    Travis Shaw's leadoff homer in the second put the Brewers ahead 1-0 and set a franchise mark with the Brewers scoring their 16th consecutive run via the long ball.    The Pirates took the lead in the third on Adam Frazier's two-run single off starter Matt Garza (3-3).    McCutchen extended the lead wi... More>>

Nelson pitches complete game, Brewers top Padres in series finale

Nelson allowed six hits and two walks while throwing 118 pitches in his 89th major league start.


Padres Beat Brewers in Another Slugfest, 7-5 In 11 Innings

Cory Spangenberg and Chase d'Arnaud each hit solo home runs in the 11th inning, lifting the San Diego Padres over the Milwaukee Brewers 7-5 on Saturday in yet another slugfest.   


Thames Hits Walk-Off Home Run, Brewers Beat Padres 6-5

Eric Thames hit the Brewers' first walk-off home run of the season in the bottom of the 10th inning, lifting Milwaukee to a 6-5 victory over the San Diego Padres on Friday night.    


Thames, Broxton homer as Brewers beat Cardinals 6-4

Keon Broxton and Eric Thames homered to lift the Milwaukee Brewers to a 6-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday night.    Thames' 18th of the season off Cardinals closer Seung Hwan Oh (1-3) in the ninth barely skimmed over the right field wall and broke a 4-4 tie as the Brewers won their second straight series against the Cardinals. Milwaukee had gone 0-15-2 in the previous 17 series.    Broxton drilled the first pitch he saw 489 feet into the left fie... More>>

Jose Martinez has 2 HRs; Cards beat Brewers 6-0 in DH opener

Jose Martinez hit a pair of solo homers and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-0 in the opener of a day-night doubleheader on Tuesday.    Martinez connected in the fifth and eighth innings for his first multi-homer game. He added a sacrifice fly in the sixth inning.    Martinez's 415-foot opposite field drive to right-center ignited a three-run Cardinals rally in the fifth. Matt Carpenter followed with an RBI double and scored on Dexter Fowler's s... More>>

Shaw, Garza return amid a flurry of Brewers roster moves

Infielder Travis Shaw has been reinstated and pitcher Matt Garza will be reinstated as part of a flurry of moves the Milwaukee Brewers announced before Tuesday's day-night doubleheader against the St. Louis Cardinals.    Shaw has been out since June 8 because of a family medical emergency. He is hitting cleanup in the day game and enters with a .298 average, 10 homers and 42 RBIs.    The right-handed Garza, who has been out with a bruised chest, will be reinstated ... More>>

Brewers draft Hiura with first-round pick

The Milwaukee Brewers went to the college ranks for their first pick of the 2017 MLB Draft. The team selected second baseman Keston Hiura from the University of California, Irvine with the No. 9 overall pick. 


Ray strikes out 12, Goldschmidt hits grand slam, Diamondbacks blast Brewers in series finale

Robbie Ray struck out 12 in 6 2-3 shutout innings, Paul Goldschmidt hit a grand slam and the Arizona Diamondbacks broke away late to rout the Milwaukee Brewers 11-1 Sunday.  


Giants get 4 in 10th, hold on for wild 9-5 win over Brewers

Hunter Pence's RBI single opened the scoring in a four-run 10th inning, and the San Francisco Giants overcame a rough outing by closer Mark Melancon for a wild 9-5 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday.    Denard Span added an RBI double in the 10th off Brewers reliever Jacob Barnes (1-1), who gave up five hits and four runs without retiring a batter.    The Giants rallied after Melancon blew a two-run lead in the ninth. Eric Sogard led off the ninth with ... More>>

Brewers prospect Brett Phillips optioned back to minors

Outfield prospect Brett Phillips had a short stay with the Milwaukee Brewers in his first trip to the big leagues.    The Brewers optioned Phillips back down to Triple-A Colorado Springs before their game Thursday against the San Francisco Giants.


Aguilar's 2-out hit backs Nelson as Brewers beat Giants 6-3

Jimmy Nelson pitched six solid innings and Jesus Aguilar drove in the go-ahead run with a two-out double in the fifth to help the Milwaukee Brewers pull away from the San Francisco Giants for a 6-3 victory Wednesday night.    Nelson (4-3) struck out six and allowed seven hits along with his first walk since May 23. But he was still sharp enough -- outside of a three-run third inning -- to earn his second win in three starts.    Aguilar went 2 for 4. He turned quick... More>>

Brewers place pitcher Matt Garza on DL with chest contusion

The Milwaukee Brewers have placed right-hander Matt Garza on the 10-day disabled list because of a chest contusion.    The Brewers announced the move before their game Wednesday night against the San Francisco Giants. The move is retroactive to Sunday.    Garza got hurt on Saturday after colliding with first baseman Jesus Aguilar on a play at first.    The Brewers plan to call up minor leaguer Paulo Espino to take Garza's spot in the rotation in the serie... More>>

Anderson, Perez lead Brewers past Giants 5-2

Chase Anderson pitched 7 2-3 shutout innings, drove in a run and won his third straight game, Hernan Perez homered and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the San Francisco Giants 5-2 on Tuesday night.   


Hill, Samardzija lead Giants past Brewers 7-2

Jeff Samardzija pitched deep into the game after a shaky beginning, Aaron Hill had a tiebreaking, pinch-hit double in the eighth inning and the San Francisco Giants beat the Milwaukee Brewers 7-2 on Monday night.    Hill drove in two with two outs off reliever Rob Scahill (1-2).    Samardzija (2-7) surrendered two runs in the first but quickly settled down, retiring 19 consecutive batters in one stretch.    Milwaukee's first-inning runs came in an unusual... More>>

Davies Sharp, Thames Homers, Brewers Beat Dodgers 3-0

 Zach Davies pitched three-hit ball into the seventh inning, Eric Thames hit his 15th homer and the Milwaukee Brewers averted a three-game series sweep by beating the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-0 on Sunday. 


Dodgers' Taylor hits go-ahead grand slam in 9th to top Brewers

Travis Shaw hits his first career grand slam but the Dodgers respond with one of their own to come away with a 10-8 victory. 


Anderson sharp, Brewers get help on odd play, beat Mets 2-1

Chase Anderson pitched seven shutout innings and the Brewers benefited -- temporarily, anyway -- when a Milwaukee bat boy bumped into Mets infielder Wilmer Flores on a foul popup Thursday in a 2-1 victory over New York.


Thames' 1st HR in 3 weeks helps Brewers top Mets, deGrom 7-1

Eric Thames hit his first home run in three weeks, Keon Broxton also went deep against an ineffective Jacob deGrom, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the New York Mets 7-1 Wednesday night for just their third win in 10 games.    Released by the Mets following a 50-game minor league drug suspension in 2009, Junior Guerra (1-0) defeated New York for the first time. He allowed four hits in six scoreless innings, struck out four and walked three, baffling batters with his splitter.... More>>

Gsellman Leads Mets to 4-2 Win Over Brewers

Hours after the Mets ticketed him for the bullpen, rookie Robert Gsellman pitched seven innings of three-hit ball and had two RBIs to lead New York past the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 on Monday.


Santana Hits First Career Slam as Brewers Beat D'Backs 9-5

Domingo Santana hit his first career grand slam and the Milwaukee Brewers held off the Arizona Diamondbacks 9-5 on Sunday.    


Anderson's no-hit bid ended by Ahmed in the eighth inning

Nick Ahmed singled off the glove of second baseman Eric Sogard and into center field leading off the eighth inning, the first hit for the Arizona Diamondbacks against the Milwaukee Brewers' Chase Anderson on Saturday.    


Lamb Doubles in 10th, D-Backs Take Wild 4-2 Win Over Brewers

Jake Lamb homered in the fourth inning and hit an RBI double in Arizona's two-run 10th, and the Diamondbacks extended their winning streak to five games with a 4-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night. 


Ray gives up 2 hits in 7 innings, D-backs beat Brewers 4-0

Robbie Ray pitched seven innings of two-hit ball to lower the NL's second-best road ERA to 0.081, Gregor Blanco and Chris Owings homered, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-0 Thursday night for their ninth win in 10 games.    Ray (4-3), coming off a dominating performance against San Diego in his last start, did not allow a run for the second straight outing. He struck out nine and walked none to send the Brewers to their season-worst fourth straight l... More>>

Pina and Braun leave game

Milwaukee Brewers catcher Manny Pina and left fielder Ryan Braun left the game against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday night with injuries.    Diamondbacks starter Robbie Ray drilled Pina in the left elbow with a pitch in the second inning, knocking the Brewers catcher flat. Grimacing in obvious pain, he eventually walked off the field accompanied by the trainer and manager Craig Counsell. Jett Bandy ran for Pina and took over behind the plate.    Juan Aguilar... More>>

Blue Jays hit four homers, top Brewers 8-4

The Blue Jays swept the two-game interleague series and wrapped up a seven-game road trip with three straight victories.   


Morales homers, Blue Jays bullpen holds off Brewers 4-3

Kendrys Morales hit a two-run homer and the Toronto Blue Jays held off the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3 on Tuesday night.    Six of the first eight Blue Jays batters reached based against Milwaukee starter Jimmy Nelson (2-3). Toronto pushed across two runs in the second, but the Brewers cut down a runner at the plate and Nelson struck out Ezequiel Carrera to limit the damage.    Morales homered to straightaway center in the fifth to make it 4-0.    Nelson gave u... More>>

Bryant Hits 2 HRs to Back Arrieta; Cubs Rout Brewers 13-6

Kris Bryant hit two home runs and Jake Arrieta tossed six strong innings to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 13-6 rout of the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday.   


Bandy leads surging Brewers to 6-3 victory over Cubs

Jett Bandy and Domingo Santana hit two-run singles, helping the surging Milwaukee Brewers to a 6-3 rain-interrupted victory over the Chicago Cubs on Friday.    On an afternoon with a 46-degree temperature and 37 wind-chill at the start, Bandy walked and scored on Orlando Arcia's bases-loaded infield single for a 4-3 lead in the fifth. The game was delayed 1 hour, 59 minutes in the top of the sixth, and Santana boosted the lead with his single just after the delay.   &nb... More>>

Milwaukee slugger Braun nears return from DL for calf strain

Milwaukee slugger Ryan Braun could return as early as Sunday from a left calf strain.    Manager Craig Counsell made the announcement Friday before the Brewers' series opener at Wrigley Field against the Cubs.    Braun has been on disabled list retroactive to May 11. In 27 games, he has seven homers, 18 RBIs and is batting .287.    Braun, a six-time All Star and 2011 National League MVP, has been taking batting practice and throwing. Counsell says Braun h... More>>

Sogard has 4 hits, 3 RBIs to lead Brewers over Padres 4-2

Eric Sogard had his second four-hit game in three days and drove in three runs, leading the Milwaukee Brewers over the San Diego Padres 4-2 Thursday.    Sogard is hitting .476 (10 for 21) with two homers since he was called up from Triple-A Colorado Springs on Friday. He went 9 for 15 in the four-game series, including an RBI single in the fourth and a two-run single in the seventh on the 12th pitch of an at-bat against Kevin Quackenbush (0-1).    Sogard, who walke... More>>

Brewers blast Mets away in 11-4 win

Travis Shaw capped Milwaukee's eight-run fifth inning with a three-run homer, helping the Brewers beat the New York Mets 11-4 on Saturday night.    Milwaukee sent 11 batters to the plate in its highest scoring inning of the season. 


Brewers top Mets 7-4, Matt Harvey allows 3 HRs in return

Eric Sogard and Orlando Arcia hit back-to-back homers in the sixth off Matt Harvey, spoiling the choppy return of the New York Mets' starter from a three-game suspension in the Milwaukee Brewers' 7-4 win on Friday night.    Harvey (2-3) allowed seven hits and five runs, including a season-high three homers, in his first outing in 10 days.    The light-hitting Sogard, whose contract was selected earlier Friday from the minors, hit a two-run shot into the second deck... More>>

Brewers place OF Ryan Braun on DL with strained left calf

Outfielder Ryan Braun was been put on the 10-day disabled list with a strained left calf, and the Milwaukee Brewers brought up infielder Eric Sogard from Triple-A Colorado Springs.  


Betts' 3-run homer in 9th sends Red Sox past Brewers 4-1

Mookie Betts' three-run home run in the ninth inning Thursday lifted the Boston Red Sox to a 4-1 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers.    It was Betts' fifth homer of the season and third in his last four games, and helped Boston salvage one win in the three-game series in the Red Sox's first trip to Milwaukee since 2003.    Boston's right fielder enjoyed his time at Miller Park, as he went 7 for 11 with eight runs batted in and five runs scored.    Milwauk... More>>

Thames Ends Home Run Drought as Brewers Beat Pirates 6-2

Eric Thames broke out of his slump with a home run and three hits, sending the Milwaukee Brewers to a 6-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday.    


Harrison's Single Gives Pirates 2-1 Win Over Brewers in 10

Josh Harrison singled home Gift Ngoepe with one out in the 10th inning to lift the Pittsburgh Pirates over the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 on Saturday night.    


Brewers slugger Braun has MRI on sore right arm

Ailing Milwaukee Brewers left fielder Ryan Braun had an MRI on his strained right arm on Friday and was unavailable as the team opened a three-game series in Pittsburgh.    


Aguilar's 1st HR, in 100th AB, lifts Brewers over Cards 5-4

Jesus Aguilar's first major league home run broke a seventh-inning tie, leading the Milwaukee Brewers over the banged-up St. Louis Cardinals 5-4 on Thursday night.    Cardinals right fielder Stephen Piscotty left the game after the second inning with a strained right hamstring and center fielder Dexter Fowler came out following the third with a strained right shoulder. Randal Grichuk moved from left to center and Aledmys Diaz shifted from shortstop to left in the first outfi... More>>

Martinez, Cardinals Beat Peralta Once Again, Top Brewers 2-1

Carlos Martinez pitched effectively into the eighth inning and the St. Louis Cardinals once again beat Wily Peralta, topping the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 Tuesday night.    


Shaw, Villar homer as Brewers beat Cardinals 7-5 in 10

Travis Shaw and Jonathan Villar each hit a tape-measure home run, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-5 in 10 innings on Monday night.    Shaw's three-run shot off Seung Hwan Oh (0-2) traveled an estimated 451 feet and broke a 4-all tie with two outs in the top of the 10th. Villar's two-run drive in the third soared 450 feet to right-center and gave the Brewers a 2-0 lead.    Jedd Gyorko hit two late homers for the Cardinals and finished with f... More>>

Santana 2 HRs, Brewers End Atlanta's 4-Game Win Streak 4-3

Domingo Santana homered twice and drove in all four Milwaukee runs as the Brewers ended the Atlanta Braves' four-game winning streak with a 4-3 victory Sunday.    


Kemp homers three times, Braves smack Brewers 11-3

Atlanta collected a season-high 20 hits in its fourth straight victory. 


Freeman's homer leads Braves to 10-8 win over Brewers

Freddie Freeman's two-run home run snapped a tie in the ninth and the Atlanta Braves rallied from a four-run deficit in the final three innings to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 10-8 on Friday night.    Freeman hit his eighth homer off Brewers closer Neftali Feliz (0-3), who was summoned to pitch the ninth in a tie game. Adonis Garcia led off the inning with a double and Freeman hit a 1-1 pitch over the wall in center field.    Jose Ramirez (1-1) pitched a perfect eigh... More>>

Thames has 1 of Brewers' 14 hits, hurt in win over Reds

Major League home run leader Eric Thames scored twice before leaving with an injury and Orlando Arcia homered and had three RBIs, leading the Milwaukee Brewers to a 9-4 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday to complete a three-game sweep.    Ryan Braun snapped out of a 5-for-22 slump with a two-run double and a single off Reds starter Rookie Davis (0-1) and Jett Bandy had three hits and two RBIs, helping the Brewers win their fourth game overall against the Reds this sea... More>>

Eric Thames hits 11th homer in Brewers' 9-1 rout of Reds

Eric Thames hit his major league-leading 11th home run -- his sixth against Cincinnati this season -- and the Milwaukee Brewers cruised to a 9-1 victory over the Reds on Tuesday night.    In his first season with the Brewers, Thames capped a five-run sixth with a two-run drive off reliever Robert Stephenson.    Hernan Perez had a pair of RBI triples, then homered off Stephenson leading off the sixth, and Jonathan Villar had a pair of two-run singles.    Z... More>>

Thames hits 2 HRs, Perez goes deep Brewers beat Reds 11-7

Eric Thames homered twice to raise his major league-leading total to 10, Hernan Perez added a three-run shot, Matt Garza pitched for the first time this season and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Cincinnati Reds 11-7 on Monday night.    The left-handed batting Thames got just enough muscle on an 0-2 pitch from Amir Garrett (2-2) to slice an opposite-field, two-run homer in the second. He extended his home-run streak against the Reds this season to five consecutive games with ... More>>

Powell scores 25 as Raptors beat Bucks 118-93 in Game 5

Norm Powell scored a career playoff-high 25 points, Kyle Lowry had 16 points and 10 assists and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 118-93 in Game 5 of their first-round playoff series on Monday night.    Serge Ibaka scored 19 points and DeMar DeRozan had 18 for the Raptors, who can advance to face defending champion Cleveland in the second round with a victory in Game 6 at Milwaukee on Thursday night.    Many in the sellout crowd of 20,251 rose to their f... More>>

Cardinals hold off Brewers late rally to secure 6-4 win

Mike Leake allowed two runs over six innings and drove in two runs to lead St. Louis to a 6-4 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday, the Cardinals' sixth win in seven games.


Errors plague Brewers, Cardinals take Game 3

Aledmys Diaz hit a go-ahead pinch-homer in the seventh inning, Lance Lynn pitched six strong innings and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-1 Saturday night.


Cards' Wainwright has HR, 4 RBIs in first win of season

Adam Wainwright homered and drove in four runs while getting his first victory of the season, leading the St. Louis Cardinals over the Milwaukee Brewers 6-3 Friday night.    Wainwright ripped a two-run homer into the second deck in left field off Wily Peralta (3-1) to put the Cardinals up 2-1 in the third. He drove in two more runs with a single in the fourth to extend the lead to 5-1.    Wainwright (1-3) had struggled on the mound this season but showed better com... More>>

Brewers hit 3 HRS, beat the Cardinals 7-5

Jett Bandy, Eric Thames and Travis Shaw each hit home runs to help the Milwaukee Brewers beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-5 on Thursday night.    Bandy hit a two-run homer in the sixth and Thames put Milwaukee ahead with a two-run shot off Carlos Martinez (0-3) in the fifth. Shaw's three-run blast in the first made it 12 consecutive games going yard for the Brewers, who lead the majors with 32 home runs.    Zach Davies (1-2) allowed four runs on eight hits in 5 1-3 i... More>>

Russell's HR caps 4-run 9th as Cubs top Brewers 7-4

Addison Russell hit a three-run homer off Neftali Feliz that capped a four-run ninth inning and lifted the Chicago Cubs over the Milwaukee Brewers 7-4 Wednesday.    Chicago trailed 4-1 before Willson Contreras' RBI single in the sixth Carlos Torres, and Russell's run-scoring single cut the deficit to one run in the eighth.    Trying for his first four-out save this year, Feliz (0-2) struck out Javier Baez to strand a runner on third. But Jon Jay walked with one out... More>>

Schwarber, Cubs rally past Brewers to snap 4-game skid

Kyle Schwarber and Miguel Montero each hit a two-run homer, Albert Almora Jr. and Jon Jay added run-scoring hits in a four-run sixth inning and the Chicago Cubs rallied from five down in a 9-7 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night.    Brewers slugger Eric Thames had two doubles and three hits but ended his franchise record-tying homer streak at five games.    Wade Davis got his third save and the bullpen retired 15 of its final 16 batters as the Cubs snap... More>>

Thames, Braun Power Brewers Past Struggling Cubs 6-3

Eric Thames homered in his club record-tying fifth straight game and the streaking Milwaukee Brewers turned back the Chicago Cubs 6-3 on Monday night.    


Former Korean star Thames homers in 5 straight for Brewers

Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Eric Thames has tied a franchise record by homering in five straight games.    The former Korean baseball star hit a solo shot off Chicago Cubs right-hander John Lackey in the third inning Monday night. Thames' streak ties him with Jeromy Burnitz in August 1997 for the franchise mark.    Thames has seven homers in 14 games this year and six over his past five games.    "Stuff like that just happens," Thames said a... More>>

Braun, Thames Homer to Power Brewers Over Reds 4-2

Ryan Braun hit a go-ahead, two-run homer, Eric Thames added a solo shot for his fifth home run of the series and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Cincinnati Reds 4-2 Sunday for their fifth win in six games.


Reds Lose a Starter, But Winker's Double Beats Brewers 7-5

 Jesse Winker doubled home the go-ahead runs with his first major league hit, and the Cincinnati Reds overcame two more homers by Eric Thames for a 7-5 victory on Saturday, ending the Milwaukee Brewers' four-game winning streak.  


Brewers Win 4th Straight With 10-4 Rout of Reds

Eric Thames homered for the second straight night and drove in three runs, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Cincinnati Reds 10-4 Friday night.    


Nelson pitches seven strong innings, Brewers top Red 5-1

   At 5-5, the Brewers reached .500 for the first time since April 15 of last year.


Brewers grab two from Blue Jays for first series sweep of the season

Chase Anderson and two relievers combined on a four-hitter, Jonathan Villar homered and the Milwaukee Brewers beat Toronto 2-0 on Wednesday night to hand the struggling Blue Jays their fifth straight loss.


Broxton and Santana Homer, Brewers Beat Blue Jays 4-3

Keon Broxton and Domingo Santana hit solo home runs, Wily Peralta pitched six innings for his second victory in two starts and the Milwaukee Brewers beat Toronto 4-3 on Tuesday night, handing the slumping Blue Jays their sixth straight home opening loss.   


Brewers can't overcome Cubs big first inning, Chicago's 7-4 win takes the series

 Chicago scored four runs in the top of the first off Brewers starter Zach Davies on a two-run double by Addison Russell and a two-run triple from Jason Heyward. Kyle Schwarber and Ben Zobrist hit home runs and Jake Arrieta threw seven strong innings as the Chicago Cubs took the weekend series from the Milwaukee Brewers.


Bryant, Cubs Break Out in 11-6 Win Over Brewers

NL MVP Kris Bryant broke out of his early slump by driving in his first three runs of the season and the Chicago Cubs overcame a shaky start by Kyle Hendricks to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 11-6 Saturday night.   


Brewers' Broxton out of lineup after beaning, eager to play

Keon Broxton was back with the Milwaukee Brewers and eager to return to the batter's box a day after getting hit in the helmet by a fastball.    Broxton wasn't in the starting lineup Friday night against the Chicago Cubs. Manager Craig Counsell said the center fielder was available if needed.    Broxton's face was a little swollen when he spoke before the game. Otherwise, he said his vision was good, and that he wasn't feeling any headaches.    "I'm ... More>>

Arenado, Reynolds homer, Rockies beat Brewers 2-1

Nolan Arenado and Mark Reynolds homered and Antonio Senzatela pitched five strong innings in his major league debut to help the Colorado Rockies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 on Thursday.    Arenado homered off Neftali Feliz (0-1) leading off the ninth. Former Brewer Reynolds led off the third against starter Chase Anderson with his second home run of the season.    The Rockies won three of four games in the season-opening series.    Kirk Nieuwenhuis tie... More>>

Brewers Broxton leaves game after being hit by pitch

Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Keon Broxton left Thursday's game after being struck in the helmet with a 92 mph fastball from Colorado rookie  Antonio Senzatela in the second inning.    The ball struck a protective flap on Broxton's helmet as he batted with one out and the bases empty. The force of the pitch appeared to push the helmet flap into Broxton's nose. He briefly was sprawled out in the right-handed batter's box before getting to his feet with assistance from a t... More>>

Peralta, 3 HRs lift Brewers past Rockies 6-1

Eric Thames, Travis Shaw and Jonathan Villar each homered, Wily Peralta pitched five effective innings and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Colorado Rockies 6-1 Wednesday night.    Thames hit a 3-1 pitch 450 feet to deep center and Shaw teed off on a 1-0 pitch for a two-run homer job off Tyler Chatwood (0-1) in the bottom of the fourth.    Villar ended the Colorado bullpen's scoreless streak at 9 1/3 innings this season with a two-run shot in the eighth.    ... More>>

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