MILWAUKEE (AP) — Christian Yelich had no idea what to expect from Cardinals hard-throwing prospect Ryan Helsley. It took him six pitches to figure it out.
MILWAUKEE — Christian Yelich got a big reward for a little extra early work.
ANAHEIM, Calif. — The Los Angeles Angels were held to five hits Wednesday night, but the timing of those hits propelled them to their sixth straight win.
ANAHEIM, Calif. — Tommy La Stella is providing an unexpected power boost for the Los Angeles Angels during their interleague series against the Milwaukee Brewers.
MILWAUKEE — Coming off four days of rest, All-Star reliever Josh Hader was ready for an extended outing for Milwaukee on Sunday.
MILWAUKEE — Jason Heyward went deep twice for his first multihomer game in a Cubs uniform, Cole Hamels grinded through six solid innings and Chicago beat the Milwaukee Brewers 14-8 on Saturday night to end a six-game skid.
MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Brewers used a power surge to maintain their strong start and keep the Chicago Cubs reeling.
CINCINNATI — Freddy Peralta threw the ball past the free-swinging Reds or got them to hit it into the air harmlessly. The 22-year-old right-hander had a career day and provided the Brewers with yet another close-as-it-gets win.
CINCINNATI — Christian Yelich was held without a homer for the first time this season, but the Cincinnati Reds couldn’t get him out with the game on the line.
MILWAUKEE — I think we can safely say that winning the National League’s MVP award last season hasn’t gone to Christian Yelich’s head.
MILWAUKEE — Christian Yelich and Josh Hader, breakout stars during Milwaukee's surprising run to the NL Championship Series last year, are managing to look even better in 2019.
MILWAUKEE — Paul Goldschmidt was hoping to swing for baseball history when Brewers manager Craig Counsell took the bat out of his hands.
MILWAUKEE — Brewers reliever Corey Knebel says he will have Tommy John surgery and miss the season, a major setback for the NL Central champions.
Matt Carpenter and the St. Louis Cardinals are well aware of what happened last year.
PHOENIX — The Milwaukee Brewers vaunted bullpen is entering the season without a couple of its most imposing pieces.
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Twins hired the youngest manager in the major leagues. They remade the right side of the infield. There will be a new closer, too, should rookie skipper Rocco Baldelli decide to designate a particular reliever for ninth-inning duty.
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.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — All those derisive whistles sounded like cheers to Tim Lincecum.