ST. LOUIS (AP) — Dakota Hudson and two relievers combined on a one-hitter, and Paul DeJong homered to lead the St. Louis Cardinals over the Milwaukee Brewers 3-0 Monday night in a series opener between NL Central contenders.
WASHINGTON — Anthony Rendon hit a tiebreaking RBI double in the eighth inning, and the Washington Nationals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 on Friday night in the opener of a three-game series between National League playoff contenders.
MILWAUKEE — Christian Yelich returned to the starting lineup and sparked a late rally, but it wasn't enough for the Milwaukee Brewers as Marwin Gonzalez hit a three-run home run off of Josh Hader to propel the Minnesota Twins to a come-from-behind 7-5 win.
MILWAUKEE — Texas left-hander Mike Minor was ready for Christian Yelich. For all the Milwaukee Brewers, really.
MILWAUKEE — Adrian Houser struck out a career-high 10 and rookie Keston Hiura hit his 14th home run as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Texas Rangers 3-2 Saturday night and extended their winning streak to five games.
MILWAUKEE — Eric Thames wanted to avoid extra innings.
PITTSBURGH — Keston Hiura hit two home runs and drove in three runs Wednesday night, powering the Milwaukee Brewers to an 8-3 win and three-game sweep of the Pittsburgh Pirates.
PITTSBURGH — Christian Yelich keeps pushing to new heights.
CHICAGO — After another rough road trip, Javier Báez and the Chicago Cubs came home to Wrigley Field and came out swinging.
OAKLAND, Calif. — Matt Chapman leads the Athletics with 11 go-ahead home runs this season. His latest, a two-run shot against Josh Hader, ruined Brewers manager Craig Counsell’s plans to milk a third consecutive day out of his struggling All-Star closer.
OAKLAND, Calif. — Back with the team he helped to an NL Central title a year ago, Jordan Lyles certainly looked a lot more comfortable in his return to the Brewers than he did the previous two months in Pittsburgh.
OAKLAND, Calif. — Big left-hander Madison Bumgarner is staying put with the San Francisco Giants, who instead determined their bullpen depth provided them the best place to make trades before Wednesday’s deadline.
MILWAUKEE — After losing consecutive nail-biters in a matchup of NL Central contenders, Kyle Schwarber made sure the Chicago Cubs could breathe easier in the series finale.
MILWAUKEE — Ben Gamel hit a go-ahead, two-run single in the eighth inning, and the Milwaukee Brewers rallied to beat Chicago 3-2 Friday night and knock the Cubs out of first place.
It seems as though every time MLB commissioner Rob Manfred is in front of a microphone he’s talking about changing baseball.
Henry Aaron hits 14 home runs in May to move into fifth place all time with 528. Reggie Jackson belts two home runs, including a game-winner in the 13th as the A’s beat the Senators 7-5 in front of president Richard Nixon. Harmon Killebrew’s 3-run homer gives the Twins a 3-2 win over the Yan…
The Vikings are one of the teams considered to be placed in pro football’s AFL to get a 13-13 alignment between the two divisions but in the end, it’s the Colts, Steelers and Browns who are moved despite protests.
The Baltimore Colts eliminate the Packers from the playoffs with a 16-3 decision as QB Zeke Bratkowski is limited to 113 yards passing. Green Bay closes a 6-7-1 season on a high note with a 28-27 win over the Bears as Don Horn, called the quarterback of the future, throws two touchdown passe…
The Twins Winter Caravan Tour will stop at 9:30 a.m. Thursday at the Eagles Club in Lake Hallie. Kyle Gibson, Caleb Thielbar, Tony Oliva and Cory Provus will be on hand to meet with fans and sign autographs.
It happened more than 70 years ago, but Dave Laberee still remembers when he met Andy Pafko.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals acquired right-handed reliever John Axford from the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday for a player to be named.
CHICAGO — The way their closers were struggling, Cubs manager Dale Sveum and the Brewers Ron Roenicke could probably feel each others pain.
PHOENIX (AP) — Dan Haren had a good outing for the Los Angeles Angels.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Derek Holland kept Albert Pujols in the ballpark and the Texas Rangers in this World Series.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Nobody plays a hunch like Tony La Russa. Not this October, anyway.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Nelson Cruz and the Texas Rangers are headed to their second straight World Series, finishing off the Detroit Tigers with a huge offensive burst to become the American League’s first repeat champion in a decade.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — On the day he pitches, Chris Carpenter can be an ornery cuss. He prowls the mound, barks at hitters, and on at least one occasion has been known to invite a basepath collision.
There are no poems about the Milwaukee Brewers.
One of the first things that struck me as I started going through the record books of the Milwaukee Brewers' only other division championship season of 1982 is how strange the final standings must look to fans today.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Francisco Rodriguez is unhappy with his role on the first-place Milwaukee Brewers.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Chris Narverson was cruising along in the opener of a crucial series against the Philadelphia Phillies before falling apart in the sixth inning.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Manager Ron Roenicke wants Casey McGehee to play a big role in the Brewers’ offense, not try to carry the club. McGehee did both Wednesday.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Prince Fielder believes winning as a team brings out the best years of individual players. The Brewers slugger, who is on the doorstep of free agency, is doing both for Milwaukee.
CLEVELAND (AP) — They juggled their lineup, held a pregame meeting and came out swinging.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brewers reliever Kameron Loe should have listened to the coaching staff. Instead, he talked them into letting him pitch for the third time in three games. He regrets that decision now.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Chris Narveson labored through the spring, showing little signs of the pitcher who earned the fifth spot in the starting rotation last year. After two starts, no one for Milwaukee has been better.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When the Minnesota Twins left Florida to start the season, scoring runs was the least of their concerns.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Although the Chicago Cubs’ big inning started with a frustrating error in the field, Milwaukee Brewers manager Ron Roenicke was counting on his man on the mound to minimize the damage.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Prince Fielder says he decided to be stubborn this spring and changed his attitude for the better. He’d stop looking at his early season numbers, which have always been ugly, and has no plans to brood over his stat line.
MILWAUKEE — He doesn't remember the name of the drug store where he bought his bats or the bar where he'd grab a burger and a beer, but Bob Uecker remembers Eau Claire.
PHOENIX (AP) — Casey McGehee, Prince Fielder and the Milwaukee Brewers thought Roman Colon celebrated a spring training strikeout a little too much.
GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Brandon Boggs and the Milwaukee Brewers jumped all over two candidates for Cincinnati’s rotation while Yovani Gallardo breezed through the Reds’ lineup.
PHOENIX (AP) — Trevor Cahill did a bit better in his return to the mound for the Oakland A’s.
MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Kerry Wood understands the comparisons but thinks they are unfair.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When Bert Blyleven arrived in Minnesota for his second stint with the Twins, he joined a team in need of his experience, endurance and sense of humor.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Zack Greinke loves the attitude of the Milwaukee Brewers and their willingness to try to reach the postseason immediately.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Shaun Marcum learned that he couldn't get by with just throwing without thinking in the loaded AL East. The Brewers' newest starter relies on command, and he will get to see if his efforts work in the National League.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The castoff comes through with another big hit, the rookie delivers again. The slumping slugger emerges at exactly the right time, the guy too banged up to start comes through at the end.
NEW YORK (AP) — They were facing the end of their season and a miserable winter after that.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Rangers relievers got quick redemption, and Texas finally has won a postseason game at home for the first time in its 50-season history.