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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.   


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.


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. 


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.


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. 


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. 


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. 


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.


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. 


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. 


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.


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. 


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.  


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. 


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.


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.


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. 


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.     


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. 


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.    


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. 


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.    


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.    


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.     


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.

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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