MILWAUKEE (AP) - Milwaukee Brewers reliever Josh Hader has apologized to his team after years-old racist and homophobic tweets surfaced during the All-Star Game. Hader spoke with teammates before a home game against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Outfielder Brett Phillips says Hader offered a sincere apology. Manager Craig Counsell described Hader as emotional and remorseful.
MILWAUKEE (AP) - Manny Machado singled twice and walked twice in his debut with the Los Angeles Dodgers, who used a tiebreaking RBI single by Chris Taylor to beat the sliding Milwaukee Brewers 6-4. Enrique Hernandez added a three-run homer in the ninth as Los Angeles celebrated the addition of Machado with its fifth win in six games. Milwaukee returned from the break to an emotional apology from reliever Josh Hader for years-old racist and homophobic tweets that surfaced during the All-Star Game.
MILWAUKEE (AP) - Manny Machado has joined the Los Angeles Dodgers after he was acquired in a blockbuster trade with Baltimore during the All-Star break, putting one of baseball's premier players on one of the game's marquee teams. He started at shortstop and hit second in the lineup, ahead of young slugger Max Muncy and old friend Matt Kemp, for the opener of a three-game series at Milwaukee.
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