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Chris Stratton stymies contending Brewers, Giants win 2-0

Rookie Chris Stratton pitched six innings to run his scoreless streak to 12 2/3 innings his past two outings, and the San Francisco Giants stymied the contending Milwaukee Brewers with a 2-0 win Monday night. 

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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. 

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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.

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Walker helps Brewers knock off Reds 7-4

Neil Walker had two hits in his Milwaukee debut, helping the Brewers to a 7-4 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday.

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Veteran-shedding Mets deal Neil Walker to Brewers

The Mets traded infielder Neil Walker to the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday, the latest veteran dealt by out-of-contention New York as it pivots toward 2018.

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Brewers win 6-5 on wild pitch in 10th to snap losing streak

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.

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Reds build early lead, hang on for 11-10 win over Brewers

Zack Cozart and Eugenio Suarez had three hits and drove in two runs each, as the Cincinnati Reds built an early eight-run lead and then held on for an 11-10 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night. 

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Mauer, Buxton lead Twins over Brewers 7-2

Byron Buxton and Joe Mauer each had three singles and the Minnesota Twins beat the Milwaukee Brewers for the fourth consecutive game, 7-2 on Thursday night. 

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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. 

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Brewers shut out Rays behind Davies

The Milwaukee Brewers remained a half-game behind the NL Central-leading Chicago Cubs with a 3-0 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.

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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.

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

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- 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.

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Nationals hit 8 HRs to blast Brewers 15-2

 WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Washington Nationals tied a franchise record with eight home runs in a 15-2 rout of the Brewers on Thursday. 

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Phillies beat Brewers behind Williams, Eickhoff, Kendrick

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. 

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Aaron Nola, Freddy Galvis lead Phils to 6-1 win over Brewers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- 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. Nola (7-6) allowed one run and five hits. He has six straight quality starts, going 4-1 and lowering his ERA from 4.76 to 3.38 in that span. The NL Central-leading Brewers have lost six in a row and their lead over the defending World Series champion Cubs is only one game.... More>>

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. 

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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.

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Nick Williams' 1st career slam lifts Phils over Brewers 5-2

Rookie Nick Williams hit his first career grand slam before the Philadelphia Phillies' bullpen escaped two late-game jams for a 5-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday.    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.    The left-handed outfielder capitalized after the Phillies opened the sixth with three straight singles off Rob Scahill (1-3).    Four reli... More>>

Shaw's HR in the 8th give Brewers 3-2 win over Phillies

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Travis Shaw hit his 20th home run of the season leading off the bottom of the eighth inning and the Milwaukee Brewers edged the Philadelphia Phillies 3-2 on Saturday night.    Shaw hit the center-field scoreboard when he crushed a 1-1 pitch right down the middle from Joaquin Benoit (1-4). The victory put the Brewers (52-41) a season-high 11 games over .500.    Jacob Barnes (2-1) picked up the win when got out of jam in the top of the eighth thanks... More>>

Milwaukee Brewers to celebrate '82 AL champs this weekend

The Milwaukee Brewers will celebrate the 35th anniversary of their 1982 American League Championship team this weekend. 

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Shaw, Vogt homer, NL Central-leading Brewers beat Yanks 5-3

Travis Shaw and Stephen Vogt both homered and the Milwaukee Brewers lengthened their surprising lead in the NL Central, topping the New York Yankees 5-3 Sunday. 

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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. 

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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. 

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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. 

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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. 

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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. 

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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. 

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Shaw hits long HR, Davies shines as Brewers blank Braves 7-0

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.

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Braun's impact felt in many ways during rehab assignment in minors

It's rare to see Milwaukee Brewers left fielder Ryan Braun on the disabled list; it's even more rare to see him on a rehab assignment. 

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Phillips' 2-run homer powers surging Braves past Brewers 3-1

Brandon Phillips gave Atlanta the lead with a two-run homer in the third to continue his productive homestand, R.A. Dickey threw seven strong innings and the surging Braves beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-1 on Saturday. 

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Nelson whiffs 10 in 1st CG as Brewers nip Padres 2-1

Jimmy Nelson struck out 10 in his first career complete game and the Milwaukee Brewers got home runs from Hernan Perez and Manny Pina to edge the San Diego Padres 2-1 on Sunday. 

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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. 

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Ray deals, Goldschmidt slams, Diamondbacks rout Brewers 11-1

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.

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Bryant, Cubs break out in 11-6 win over Brewers

 MILWAUKEE (AP) -- 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.   

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Brewers, manager Craig Counsell agree to 3-year extension

 The Milwaukee Brewers and manager Craig Counsell have agreed to a three-year contract extension through the 2020 season. General manager David Stearns made the announcement on Friday at Miller Park.

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Brewers add new high A developmental team

The Milwaukee Brewers have announced a two-year player development contract with the Carolina Mudcats of the Class-A Carolina League. The new contract will run through the 2018 season. 

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Gomez homers in 8th, Rangers rally again to beat Brewers 8-5

Carlos Gomez hit a towering three-run homer in the eighth inning and the AL-leading Texas Rangers beat the Milwaukee Brewers 8-5 on Wednesday night for their MLB-best 49th come-from-behind victory.

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Finnegan pitches 5 scoreless innings in Reds' 4-2 win

Brandon Finnegan pitched five scoreless innings in his final start of the season, lifting the Cincinnati Reds to a 4-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday. 

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Straily, Votto lead Reds to 6-1 win over the Brewers

Dan Straily pitched into the seventh inning and Joey Votto hit a two-run homer to lift the Cincinnati Reds to a 6-1 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night. 

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Brandon Woodruff & Isan Diaz named Brewers minor league players of the year

The Milwaukee Brewers have announced the recipients of the 2016 Robin Yount Performance Awards, presented annually to the organization’s top Minor League performers. 

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Braun homers twice, Carter hits slam, Brewers top Cubs 11-3

Ryan Braun went deep twice to reach 30 homers for the sixth time, Chris Carter hit a grand slam off the Wrigley Field video board and the Milwaukee Brewers routed the NL Central champion Chicago Cubs 11-3 on Saturday.

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Votto homer backs Straily in Reds' 6-4 win over Brewers

Joey Votto homered and drove in two runs, Dan Straily pitched a career-high eight innings and the Cincinnati Reds took advantage of some sloppy Milwaukee fielding, beating the Brewers 6-4 Tuesday night for their fifth straight win. 

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Schebler drives in 2 in Reds' 3-0 win over Brewers

Scott Schebler hit a two-run single in Cincinnati's three-run first inning and four pitchers teamed up on the Reds' eighth shutout of the season in a 3-0 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday night. 

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Nieuwenhuis homers, Garza throws gem as Brewers beat Cards

Kirk Nieuwenhuis homered and Matt Garza pitched into the eighth inning, leading the Milwaukee Brewers to a 3-1 victory Wednesday night, ending a six-game losing streak.

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Suarez homers, Reds score 8 runs in 6th to beat Brewers 11-5

 Eugenio Suarez hit a three-run home run during an eight-run sixth inning and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Milwaukee Brewers 11-5 on Saturday night. 

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Jenkins throws 6 strong innings, Braves beat Brewers 2-1

 Tyrell Jenkins pitched six strong innings, Nick Markakis and Adonis Garcia drove in a run each in the seventh inning and the Atlanta Braves beat the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 on Tuesday night.  

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Lucroy held out of Brewers' starting lineup

Milwaukee catcher Jonathan Lucroy was not in the starting lineup for Saturday night's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates as the Brewers considered trade possibilities. 

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Red Sox get INF Aaron Hill from Brewers

The Boston Red Sox have acquired infielder Aaron Hill from the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for two minor leaguers.

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Brewers edge the Nationals, 6-5

The Brewers jumped on Gio Gonzalez for six runs in the first three innings Saturday, and the Nationals' comeback fell just short as Milwaukee handed Washington its seventh consecutive loss, 6-5, on Negro League Tribute Day at Miller Park.

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Nieuwenhuis, Broxton hit HRs; Brewers beat Nationals 5-3

Kirk Nieuwenhuis and Keon Broxton each hit home runs off Max Scherzer and the Milwaukee Brewers beat Washington 5-3 on Friday night to extend the Nationals' losing streak to a season-worst six games. 

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Turners leads Dodgers over Brewers, 3-2 in 10 innings

 Turner homered twice and delivered the game-ending RBI single in the 10th inning, lifting the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 3-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday evening.     

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Colon pitches 7 strong innings as Mets beat Brewers 5-2

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Bartolo Colon pitched seven strong innings and Curtis Granderson set the tone with a leadoff home run as the New York Mets defeated the Milwaukee Brewers 5-2 on Thursday night. 

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Reds snap 11-game skid, beat Brewers 7-6 after overturned DP

 Joey Votto scored the go-ahead run in the ninth after an inning-ending double play was overturned, and the Cincinnati Reds snapped their 11-game losing streak with a tense 7-6 win on Saturday over the Milwaukee Brewers.    

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Padres homer twice in the 12th, top Brewers 8-7

The San Diego Padres beat the Brewers tonight at Miller Park, 8-7, in 12 innings. 

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Guerra, bullpen shut down Padres in Brewers' 1-0 win

Junior Guerra pitched six innings of two-hit ball to help the Milwaukee Brewers beat the San Diego Padres 1-0 on Friday night.    

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Shields strong, Upton homers and Padres beat Brewers 3-0

James Shields had a season-high nine strikeouts in seven innings to lead the San Diego Padres to a 3-0 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday night.    

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Chen's 12 strikeouts help Marlins beat Brewers, 3-2

Wei-Yin Chen tied a career high with 12 strikeouts in 6 1/3 innings to help the Miami Marlins beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 on Wednesday night.     

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Baseball writers name RF Ryan Braun Brewers MVP

Right fielder Ryan Braun has been named the Milwaukee Brewers Most Valuable Player by the Milwaukee chapter of the Baseball Writers Association of America.    More>>

Arrieta outlasts Brewers, throws complete game shutout

Jake Arrieta threw a three-hitter to become the first pitcher in the major leagues to reach 20 wins, Kris Bryant set the Cubs rookie record for home runs and Chicago inched closer to a playoff berth with a 4-0 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night.   More>>

Brewers Herrera leaves in ambulance as Milwaukee loses eighth straight

Milwaukee third baseman Elian Herrera was taken away on a backboard and stretcher after an eighth-inning collision in the Cincinnati Reds' 9-7 win over the Brewers on Saturday night.  More>>

Brewers tab Astros assistant David Stearns general manager

The Brewers' youth movement is carrying over to the front office.   More>>

Rosario's pinch homer lifts Colorado over Milwaukee in 10

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Pinch-hitter Wilin Rosario homered in the 10th inning after being scratched from the starting lineup, leading the Colorado Rockies to a 5-4 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday night.  More>>

Lyles pitches Rockies to another win over Brewers, 5-2

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Jordan Lyles pitched six effective innings and the Colorado Rockies hit six doubles for the second consecutive game in a 5-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night.  More>>

Former commissioner Selig back at ballpark for opening day

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- After all those years as commissioner, Bud Selig was back at the ballpark on opening day.The 80-year-old Selig threw out the ceremonial first ball Monday at Miller Park before the Milwaukee Brewers hosted the Colorado Rockies.  More>>

Ryan Braun leaves Brewers' opener with strain on right side

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Brewers slugger Ryan Braun left the season opener against Colorado with a strain on his right side.The injury occurred in the fifth inning Monday when Braun crashed into the right-field wall while catching Troy Tulowitzki's drive.  More>>

Kendrick, Rockies trounce Brewers 10-0 in opener

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Kyle Kendrick pitched seven sharp innings and also got two hits Monday as the Colorado Rockies trounced the Milwaukee Brewers 10-0 on opening day.Corey Dickerson and Nolan Arenado each homered and drove in four runs. Troy Tulowitzki doubled twice, singled and scored three times.There were eight extra-base hits in the game, all by Colorado. Kendrick, Dickerson and Carlos Gonzalez contributed doubles.Kendrick (1-0), who left Philadelphia after last season, excelled in his firs... More>>

Chilly temps for Brewers opening day tailgaters

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The smell of brats will soon be wafting from the parking lots at Miller Park as tailgaters celebrate the Milwaukee Brewers' home opener.  More>>

Pain-free Braun homers in Brewers' loss to Padres

PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) -- Ryan Braun went 2 for 3, hit his third home run of the spring and declared he's regained his swing as the Milwaukee Brewers lost to the San Diego Padres 6-5 on Thursday.   More>>

Rizzo hits 3-run homer as Cubs beat Brewers and Lohse 11-7

MESA, Ariz. (AP) -- Anthony Rizzo hit a three-run homer off Kyle Lohse, and Jason Hammel allowed one run in five innings as the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 11-7 Wednesday.  More>>

Bernie Brewer heading to the Big Apple

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Milwaukee Brewers mascot Bernie Brewer is heading to the Big Apple to appear on Good Morning America! More>>

Hudson makes spring debut in Giants' loss to Brewers

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Tim Hudson threw one scoreless inning in his spring debut, Tim Lincecum was pulled after an inning because of stiffness in his neck and Milwaukee starter Matt Garza pitched three innings in the Brewers 6-3 win over the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday. More>>

Dodgers edge Brewers in spring training battle

Brandon McCarthy pitched two innings in his Los Angeles Dodgers debut, a 4-3 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday. McCarthy gave up a run and two hits while striking out two.  More>>

Bullpen perhaps in flux, but Brewers turn to Nelson to start

With a month until spring training, the Milwaukee Brewers are minus a workhorse starting pitcher and their All-Star closer. More>>

UPDATE: Brewers trade Yovani Gallardo to Rangers

Pitcher Yovani Gallardo has been traded by the Milwaukee Brewers to the Texas Rangers for three players and cash. More>>

One week before deadline, Brewers are NL's best

The Milwaukee Brewers are making their struggles leading into the All-Star Break look like a thing of the distant past. Since the break, Milwaukee is 5-2, and has won four straight. More>>

American League wins All-Star game

Whether it be the American or National League, whoever wins the all-star game get's home field advantage in the world series. More>>

Hernandez vs Wainwright in All-Star game

Seattle's Felix Hernandez will start Tuesday night's All-Star game for the American League and Adam Wainwright of the St. Louis Cardinals will open for the National League. More>>

Brewers head into All-Star Break with much-needed confidence

Ron Roenicke says the Brewers win on Sunday was hugely important. It gives the team a renewed sense of confidence heading into the four-day All-Star Break.
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Brewers blow big lead, lose to Cardinals

The Brewers used two big innings to take an early 6-0 lead, but the Cardinals scored seven straight runs and Matt Holiday hit the game-winning home run in the top of the ninth, as the Cardinals beat the Brewers 7-6 in a pivotal match-up at Miller Park Friday night. More>>

Molina hurt, Lucroy to start All-Star Game

After an injury to a rival catcher, Jonathan Lucroy is now the starting catcher for the National League in the MLB All-Star Game. More>>

D-Backs beat Brewers 4-3 on Campana's RBI single

PHOENIX (AP) -- Light-hitting Tony Campana singled home Martin Prado from third base with two outs in the ninth inning to give the Arizona Diamondbacks a 4-3 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday night. More>>

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