Milwaukee Brewers - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Milwaukee Brewers Brewers, Cubs rained out at Wrigley Field, makeup on July 6 CHICAGO (AP) — Jason Heyward's return to the Chicago Cubs lineup will have to wait another day. The game against the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday afternoon was rained out. It will be made up at 1:20 p.m. CT on July 6. "Nothing you can do about (the weather), that's why we're here to embrace the suck," said Cubs manager Joe Maddon, refe... Sat, 20 May 2017 18:25:00 GMT 2017-05-20T18:25:00Z Milwaukee slugger Braun nears return from DL for calf strain CHICAGO (AP) — Milwaukee slugger Ryan Braun could return as early as Sunday from a left calf strain. Manager Craig Counsell made the announcement Friday before the Brewers' series opener at Wrigley Field against the Cubs. Braun has been on disabled list retroactive to May 11. In 27 games, he has seven homers, 18 RBIs and is batting .287... Fri, 19 May 2017 17:47:00 GMT 2017-05-19T17:47:00Z Brewers top Mets 7-4, Matt Harvey allows 3 HRs in return MILWAUKEE (AP) — Matt Harvey allowed a season-high three homers. He tied a season high by giving up five walks. He said he fell behind too many hitters. It was not an ideal return for Harvey from a three-game suspension in the New York Mets' 7-4 loss on Friday night to the Milwaukee Brewers. But after a drama-filled week, the Mets can t... Sat, 13 May 2017 05:54:00 GMT 2017-05-13T05:54:00Z Familia has blood clot surgery, return this year uncertain MILWAUKEE (AP) — New York Mets closer Jeurys Familia had surgery Friday after being diagnosed with a blood clot near his right armpit, an injury that general manager Sandy Alderson said will sideline the reliever for several months. The Mets put Familia on the 10-day disabled list before their game Friday against the Milwaukee Brewers and said it was not ... Fri, 12 May 2017 23:57:00 GMT 2017-05-12T23:57:00Z Brewers place OF Ryan Braun on DL with strained left calf MILWAUKEE (AP) — Outfielder Ryan Braun was been put on the 10-day disabled list with a strained left calf, and the Milwaukee Brewers brought up infielder Eric Sogard from Triple-A Colorado Springs. Braun said tests Friday revealed a Grade 1 strain, the mildest form of the injury. General manager David Stearns is hopeful that Braun will need just a short stint on the disabled... Fri, 12 May 2017 23:17:00 GMT 2017-05-12T23:17:00Z LEADING OFF: Keuchel, Bundy seek 6th wins; Trout eyes return A look at what's happening around the majors today: WINNER, WINNER Houston's Dallas Keuchel and Baltimore's Dylan Bundy can become the majors' first six-win pitchers this season. The pair is among a pack of hurlers tied for the league lead with five victories. Keuchel (5-0, 1.88) can do Bundy's Orioles a favor by bea... Thu, 11 May 2017 06:45:00 GMT 2017-05-11T06:45:00Z Woman hit by stray bullet during Cardinals game ST. LOUIS (AP) — Police said Wednesday they were investigating after a woman attending a St. Louis Cardinals baseball game was grazed in the arm by a stray bullet that apparently originated outside Busch Stadium. The 34-year-old victim was inside the ballpark Tuesday during the game against the Milwaukee Brewers when she felt pain in her arm. She went to ... Wed, 03 May 2017 22:59:00 GMT 2017-05-03T22:59:00Z Kemp homers 3 times, Braves beat Brewers 11-3 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Matt Kemp had a night like he's never had before in his career. He was more than happy to share the good vibes. Kemp homered three times and drove in five runs, helping the surging Atlanta Braves pound the Milwaukee Brewers 11-3 on Saturday. "It was everybody's night," he said. "Everybody was swinging the bat well. That... Sun, 30 Apr 2017 03:26:00 GMT 2017-04-30T03:26:00Z Eric Thames bashes his way into Brewers' record book MILWAUKEE (AP) — Eric Thames is bashing his way into the Milwaukee Brewers' record book. No adjustment period necessary for the bushy-bearded first baseman in his first season back in the majors after three years playing ball in South Korea. With a two-run shot on Tuesday night against the Cincinnati Reds, Thames upped his major league-... Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:06:00 GMT 2017-04-26T07:06:00Z Thames hits 9th, 10th HRs as Brewers beat Reds 11-7 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Bryan Price knew exactly what Eric Thames did to carry the Milwaukee Brewers past the Cincinnati Reds. Thames homered twice to raise his major league-leading total to 10, Hernan Perez added a three-run shot, Matt Garza pitched for the first time this season and the Brewers beat the Reds 11-7 on Monday night. "He's not m... Tue, 25 Apr 2017 04:31:00 GMT 2017-04-25T04:31:00Z Cards' Wainwright has HR, 4 RBIs in first win of season MILWAUKEE (AP) — Adam Wainwright has been trying to pitch his way out of some early struggles, and he did that and a lot more Friday night. Wainwright homered and drove in four runs while getting his first win of the season, leading the St. Louis Cardinals over the Milwaukee Brewers 6-3. Wainwright ripped a fastball into the second deck... Sat, 22 Apr 2017 04:50:00 GMT 2017-04-22T04:50:00Z LEADING OFF: Yanks go for 9th straight, Thames on homer run A look at what's happening all around the majors today: BRONX BOOM The Yankees aim for their ninth straight win when Luis Severino (1-0, 4.50 ERA) takes the mound against the visiting White Sox. The 23-year-old righty struck out 11 Tampa Bay hitters over seven innings in his last start and has fanned 17 in 12 innings... Tue, 18 Apr 2017 07:46:00 GMT 2017-04-18T07:46:00Z Thames, Braun power Brewers past struggling Cubs 6-3 CHICAGO (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers have found a left-handed complement for Ryan Bryan in the batting order, and everything is right in their world at the moment. Early season sensation Eric Thames homered in his club record-tying fifth straight game and the streaking Brewers turned back the Chicago Cubs 6-3 on Monday night. The victory was their sixth in the last seven games. Tue, 18 Apr 2017 04:26:00 GMT 2017-04-18T04:26:00Z Former Korean star Thames homers in 5 straight for Brewers CHICAGO (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Eric Thames has tied a franchise record by homering in five straight games. The former Korean baseball star hit a solo shot off Chicago Cubs right-hander John Lackey in the third inning Monday night. Thames' streak ties him with Jeromy Burnitz in August 1997 for the franchise mark. Thames h... Tue, 18 Apr 2017 01:40:00 GMT 2017-04-18T01:40:00Z Schwarber, Zobrist homer in Cubs' 7-4 win over Brewers MILWAUKEE (AP) — After scuffling offensively over the first four games, the Chicago Cubs will return home to raise the World Series championship banner suddenly potent at the plate. Kyle Schwarber and Ben Zobrist hit home runs and Jake Arrieta threw seven strong innings as the Cubs got double-digit hits for the second straight game and took the weekend series from the Milwau... Sun, 09 Apr 2017 23:37:00 GMT 2017-04-09T23:37:00Z Brewers' Broxton out of lineup after beaning, eager to play MILWAUKEE (AP) — Keon Broxton was back with the Milwaukee Brewers and eager to return to the batter's box a day after getting hit in the helmet by a fastball. Broxton wasn't in the starting lineup Friday night against the Chicago Cubs. Manager Craig Counsell said the center fielder was available if needed. Broxton's face was a little sw... Fri, 07 Apr 2017 22:41:00 GMT 2017-04-07T22:41:00Z Brewers Broxton leaves game after being hit by pitch MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Keon Broxton left Thursday's game after being struck in the helmet with a 92 mph fastball from Colorado rookie Antonio Senzatela in the second inning. The ball struck a protective flap on Broxton's helmet as he batted with one out and the bases empty. The force of the pitch appeared to push the helmet flap into Broxton's nose. He... Thu, 06 Apr 2017 18:58:00 GMT 2017-04-06T18:58:00Z Brewers starter Junior Guerra could be out 6 weeks MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Brewers have placed opening day starter Junior Guerra on the 10-day disabled list with a strained right calf and recalled reliever Brent Suter from Triple-A Colorado Springs. Manager Craig Counsell said before Tuesday's against the Colorado Rockies that Guerra could be out six weeks with what he called a significant strain. ... Tue, 04 Apr 2017 23:22:00 GMT 2017-04-04T23:22:00Z Bourjos, Gennett, Asher switch sides as opening day nears Speedy outfielder Peter Bourjos and infielder Scooter Gennett were among the players on the go Tuesday as big league teams tweaked their rosters less than a week before opening day. The Tampa Bay Rays added some depth by acquiring Bourjos from the Chicago White Sox for cash or a player to be named. The 29-year-old Bourjos hit .251 with ... Wed, 29 Mar 2017 02:41:00 GMT 2017-03-29T02:41:00Z Boston ace Price likely to miss opener, Rockies' Murphy out Boston Red Sox left-hander David Price is likely to start the season on the disabled list because of a sore elbow. Starting the second season of a $217 million, seven-year contract, Price has not yet appeared in an exhibition game. "I think at this point, yeah, it would be hard to see him ready to go at the start of the season," manager... Wed, 15 Mar 2017 00:06:00 GMT 2017-03-15T00:06:00Z House leaves in ambulance after taking liner off head Toronto Blue Jays reliever T.J. House was taken off the field in an ambulance Friday after being hit on the head by a line drive in the ninth inning of a spring training game against the Detroit Tigers. The Blue Jays said Friday night that test results at Lakeland Regional Medical Center were normal, and that House would remain hospitalized overnight for ... Sat, 11 Mar 2017 05:38:00 GMT 2017-03-11T05:38:00Z Brewers' Peralta looking to carry late '16 success into 2017 PHOENIX (AP) — Wily Peralta, Milwaukee's opening day starter last season, is just hoping to crack the rotation in 2017. The 27-year-old right-hander was 4-7 with a 6.68 ERA through his first 13 starts and allowed a major league-high 97 hits over 66 innings. Milwaukee demoted him to Triple-A Colorado Springs in June. "It wasn't easy last... Tue, 14 Feb 2017 22:19:00 GMT 2017-02-14T22:19:00Z Rebuilding Brewers open spring with Braun, hope, new faces MILWAUKEE (AP) — Ryan Braun, a former NL Rookie of the Year and MVP, can add a new entry to his baseball resume this spring. Meet the Milwaukee Brewers' elder statesman. Given that the Brewers are still rebuilding, it is possible that the club's most recognizable player might still be dealt away. But Braun has had to live with trade rumors for a while, too. ... Thu, 09 Feb 2017 17:00:00 GMT 2017-02-09T17:00:00Z Gimme a hundred: Red Sox-Brewers trade contains $100 clause OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — A hundred dollars can still go a long way in baseball. This week, the Boston Red Sox and Milwaukee Brewers made a trade involving two big leaguers, two minor leaguers and a player to be named later or cash. The amount? Yep, $100. Less than daily meal money for guys in the bigs last season. Far less than the price o... Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:58:00 GMT 2016-12-08T08:58:00Z Red Sox get setup man Thornburg from Brewers for INF Shaw OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Even before landing Chris Sale, the Boston Red Sox got the man they wanted — a setup man, in fact. The AL East champions locked down their eighth-inning spot Tuesday, acquiring right-hander Tyler Thornburg from the Milwaukee Brewers in a package that included infielder Travis Shaw. Relief pitchers have been a main ... Wed, 07 Dec 2016 01:19:00 GMT 2016-12-07T01:19:00Z Eric Thames joins Brewers, who cut Chris Carter MILWAUKEE (AP) — Free agent Eric Thames agreed Tuesday to a $16 million, three-year contract with the Milwaukee Brewers, who cut first baseman Chris Carter after a 41-homer season that tied for the National League lead. A 30-year-old first baseman and outfielder who spent the last three seasons with the NC Dinos in South Korea, Thames gets $4 million next... Tue, 29 Nov 2016 21:36:00 GMT 2016-11-29T21:36:00Z