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Brewers get RHP Brandon Kintzler back from DL

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The Brewers have activated right-handed pitcher Brandon Kintzler from the disabled list, reinforcing a bullpen off to a strong start.Kintzler had been sidelined since April 9 with a strained rotator cuff. Manager Ron Roenicke said he will likely ease Kintzler back into his role as one of his primary setup men.Milwaukee had the second-lowest bullpen ERA in baseball entering Thursday at 2.52. Kintzler is 1-0 and hasn't allowed a run in his five appearances this year.The Brewer... More>>

UW Final Four team to be honored at Miller Park on Friday

MILWAUKEE --The University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team will be honored on the field prior to the Milwaukee Brewers vs. New York Yankees game on Friday, May 9 at Miller Park. Wisconsin head coach Bo Ryan will lead the program’s players and staff on the field for pregame recognition and a ceremonial first pitch. The on-field recognition will begin at approximately 6:50 p.m., so fans will want to arrive and be in their seats early (game time is 7:10 p.m.).“On behalf of the Milwaukee Brewe... More>>

Brewers bats wake up at home to beat Padres 5-2

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Jean Segura hit a three-run homer, and the Milwaukee Brewers broke out of an offensive slumber at home to support Kyle Lohse in a 5-2 win over the San Diego Padres on Wednesday night.Segura homered for a 4-1 lead in the second. Khris Davis added a solo shot for the Brewers, who have won five of six and are a big league-best 16-6.Lohse (4-1) allowed five hits and no walks in seven innings. Brewers batters backed him with nine hits at Miller Park, where the team had been avera... More>>

MLB suspends 4 after Brewers-Pirates brawl

Major League Baseball has suspended four players involved in last Sunday's brawl between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Milwaukee Brewers. Milwaukee catcher Martin Maldonado was suspended five games while outfielder Carlos Gomez was suspended three games. More>>

Ramirez, Braun lead Brewers to 4-3 win over Padres

Aramis Ramirez homered, Ryan Braun drove in two runs and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the San Diego Padres 4-3 Monday night.

Brewers release details of Uecker statue unveiling

The Milwaukee Brewers plan a private unveiling Friday of a last-row statue paying tribute to broadcaster Bob Uecker. More>>

Brewers win in 14th after early brawl with Pirates

Khris Davis delivered the biggest hit in a game interrupted by a punch-filled brawl, homering in the 14th inning to lift the Milwaukee Brewers over the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 Sunday. More>>

Braun homers twice, rallies Brewers over Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Ryan Braun hit two homers, including a two-run shot with two outs in the ninth inning that sent the Milwaukee Brewers over the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-7 Saturday night.Braun has five home runs this season after being suspended for the final 65 games last year in the Biogenesis drug scandal. The other three homers came in one game on April 8 at Philadelphia.The go-ahead drive came off Pirates closer Jason Grilli (0-1), his second blown save in six opportunities. Jean Segura's t... More>>

Brewers' Lohse beats Pirates again, 5-3

Kyle Lohse pitched effectively into the seventh inning, Carlos Gomez homered and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-3 Friday night.

McCutchen, Alvarez lead Pirates over Brewers

Andrew McCutchen hit his first homer of the season and drove in three runs, Pedro Alvarez had a three-run shot and pinch-hitter Josh Harrison broke a tie with a long ball in the seventh inning as the Pittsburgh Pirates handed the Milwaukee Brewers their first road loss, 11-2 on Thursday night.

Brewers put Overbay on paternity leave list

First baseman Lyle Overbay has been placed on the paternity leave list by the Milwaukee Brewers. Milwaukee recalled infielder-outfielder Elian Herrera from Triple-A Nashville before Thursday's game against Pittsburgh.

Peralta helps Brewers beat Cards 5-1 and stop skid

Wily Peralta allowed one run in 6 1-3 innings and the Milwaukee Brewers turned two errors into four unearned runs Wednesday in a 5-1 win over the St. Louis Cardinals that ended a two-game losing streak.

Cards Pitching Shuts Down Brewers Again 6-1

Shelby Miller struck out seven and allowed three hits over six innings, and Mark Ellis had two RBIs in his return from the disabled list to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-1 win Tuesday night over the Milwaukee Brewers. More>>

Lance Lynn, Cardinals snap Brewers' 9-game win streak

The Milwaukee Brewers' nine-game winning streak was snapped Monday night when Lance Lynn struck out 11 in seven innings More>>

Brewers win 9th straight, Lohse beats Pirates

The Milwaukee Brewers won their ninth in a row, with Kyle Lohse coming within one out of a complete game Sunday in a 4-1 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates. At 10-2, the Brewers are off to their best start since going 13-0 to start the 1987 season. More>>

Brewers win 7th straight, beat Pirates 4-2

Aramis Ramirez hit a two-run homer that backed Wily Peralta, and the Milwaukee Brewers extended their winning streak to seven with a 4-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night. More>>

Brewers top Phils for 6th straight win

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Carlos Gomez had three hits with an RBI and the hot-hitting Milwaukee Brewers extended their winning to six games with a 6-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday night. The Brewers' wins have all come on the road during the streak. They came to Philadelphia following a three-game sweep at defending World Series champion Boston. They battered the Phillies with 25 runs and 38 hits in the three-game sweep. Milwaukee has batted .320 and has outscored opponents 4... More>>

Brewers are "happy" to be back in new video

MILWAUKEE (WKOW) -- Baseball is back, and that has the Milwaukee Brewers feeling pretty "happy." So happy, in fact, they decided to create their own video, featuring the song "Happy" by Pharrell Williams. More>>

Gomez and Brewers beat Phillies 9-4

Ryan Braun hit a two-run triple during a four-run eighth inning rally to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to their fifth straight win, 9-4 over the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday.  More>>

Selig helps Braves celebrate Aaron's anniversary

Baseball commissioner Bud Selig called Hank Aaron "ideally suited to become Babe Ruth's heir" as he participated in the Braves' celebration of the 40th anniversary of Aaron's record-breaking 715th homer. The 80-year-old Aaron was given a standing ovation in Tuesday's night ceremony.  More>>

Braun hits 3 homers, Brewers beat Phillies 10-4

Ryan Braun hit three home runs and tied a franchise record with seven RBIs to lead the Milwaukee Brewers over Philadelphia 10-4 Tuesday, spoiling the Phillies' home opener. Coming off a three-game sweep of the World Series champion Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park, the Brewers won their fourth straight game and improved to 5-2. Kyle Lohse (1-1) allowed three runs and seven hits, walking five. Braun connected twice off Kyle Kendrick (0-1), snapping the longest homerless drought of his career. The... More>>

Brewers' game against Phillies postponed

The Phillies' home opener against Milwaukee on Monday has been postponed because of expected inclement weather. The game has been rescheduled for Tuesday at 4:05 p.m. Tickets for Monday will be honored Tuesday. The forecast Monday calls for heavy rain throughout the day. Kyle Kendrick is slated to pitch for Philadelphia, while Kyle Lohse is scheduled to start for the Brewers. More>>

Gallardo pitches Brewers to 4-0 win over Red Sox

BOSTON (AP) -- Yovani Gallardo made his second straight scoreless start and the Milwaukee Brewers completed a three-game sweep of the Boston Red Sox with a 4-0 victory Sunday. The World Series champion Red Sox, who never had a losing record last year, fell to 2-4 and matched their longest skid of 2013. They were swept just once last season, in a three-game series against the Texas Rangers from May 3-5. But the Red Sox couldn't score against Gallardo (2-0), who pitched six innings in Milwauke... More>>

Brewers beat Red Sox 7-6 in 11 innings

BOSTON (AP) -- Khris Davis doubled in the 11th inning for his fourth hit of the game, and he scored on Logan Schafer's double to help the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Boston Red Sox 7-6 on Saturday night. Tyler Thornburg (1-0) earned the win with a perfect 10th inning. Burke Badenhop (0-1) came in to start the 11th and gave up Davis' one-out double, then Schafer one-hopped the Green Monster between the left and center fielders. Francisco Rodriguez struck out the side in the 11th for his second... More>>

Brewers win 6-2 in Red Sox home opener

BOSTON (AP) -- Lyle Overbay hit a tiebreaking two-run double in the ninth inning off Edward Mujica, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Red Sox 6-2 Friday in Boston's first game at Fenway Park since winning the World Series last October. During a nearly hour-long pregame ceremony, Red Sox players received their rings for winning Boston's third title in 10 years. But then the Brewers ended Boston's streak of wins in nine straight home openers. Khris Davis doubled off Mujica (0-1), who made his... More>>

Freeman, Heyward power Braves past Brewers 5-2

Freddie Freeman hit a pair of solo home runs and Jason Heyward added a two-run shot to back a solid outing by Alex Wood and power the Atlanta Braves to a 5-2 victory over the Brewers on Tuesday night. More>>

Brewers beat Braves 2-0 in Braun's 1st game back

Brewers star Ryan Braun drew a standing ovation in his return from a drug suspension, then was ruled out in the first call overturned under baseball's expanded replay system as Milwaukee beat the Atlanta Braves 2-0 on Monday in the season opener.  More>>

Brewers' Opening Day Roster

MILWAUKEE, WI (WKOW) -- The Milwaukee Brewers have announced their roster for Opening Day when they play the Atlanta Braves at Miller Park.2014 OPENING DAY ROSTER* non-roster invitee (3)% making ? rst career Opening Day roster appearance (5)PITCHERS (12)59 Zach Duke* ............................................. LHP41 Marco Estrada ........................................RHP49 Yovani Gallardo ......................................RHP22 Matt Garza ................................................. More>>

Brewers' Peralta homers and pitches into 7th

PHOENIX (AP) -- Wily Peralta hit his second homer of spring training and allowed one run over 6 1-3 innings but the Milwaukee Brewers lost to the San Francisco Giants 5-4 Tuesday. Khris Davis a homered in the fifth, before Peralta and Carlos Gomez went back-to-back in the sixth. Martin Moldando connected in the eighth for the Brewers, who had eight hits. Pablo Sandoval hit a solo shot in the eighth for the Giants. San Francisco starter Madison Bumgarner extended his Cactus League scoreless s... More>>

Brewers request waivers on INF Juan Francisco

The Brewers have requested waivers on infielder Juan Francisco after the left-handed slugger lost out on their first-base job. The team announced the move Monday for the purpose of giving Francisco his unconditional release. More>>

White Sox rough up Lohse in 9-0 win over Brewers

Matt Davidson hit two doubles, drove in a pair of runs and scored and Josh Richmond hit a pinch-hit homer as the Chicago White Sox roughed up Kyle Lohse and the Milwaukee Brewers 9-0 on Monday. More>>

Angels' split-squad routs Garza, Brewers

David Freese had three hits and Albert Pujols two and a Los Angeles Angels' split squad roughed up Milwaukee starter Matt Garza in a 12-2 win on Wednesday. More>>

K-Rod injured while stepping on cactus

Francisco Rodriguez's spring training debut for the Milwaukee Brewers could be delayed after the pitcher injured a foot by stepping on a cactus. More>>

Brewers' Braun signs endorsement deal

Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun has agreed to an endorsement deal with baseball footwear and apparel company 3n2 LLC, his first since his suspension last year for violating Major League Baseball's anti-drug agreement. More>>

Sale pitches solidly, White Sox Beat Brewers 6-3

Chris Sale breezed into the fifth inning with two-hit ball shortly after being chosen the White Sox's opening-day starter, and Chicago beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-3 Monday. More>>

Brewers fall to Cubs as Ruggiano homers, extends sizzling start

Justin Ruggiano went 3 for 3 with a two-run homer and three RBIs, raising his spring training batting average to .583 as the Chicago Cubs outlasted a Milwaukee Brewers split squad 10-8 Sunday. More>>

Ramirez hits 3-run double in return to Brewers

Aramis Ramirez hit a three-run double in the first inning on the first pitch he saw this spring, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Kansas City Royals 7-6 on Saturday. More>>

Padres beat Brewers 6-2

Tyson Ross pitched hitless ball for the second straight start, helping the San Diego Padres beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-2 Friday. More>>

Herrera homers, Brewers beat Rockies 5-3

Elian Herrera hit a solo home run in the seventh inning off the glove of leaping right fielder Ryan Wheeler and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the mistake-prone Colorado Rockies 5-3 Thursday. More>>

Braun homers again as Brewers beat Athletics 7-2

Ryan Braun hit his second homer of the spring and added a single to help the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Oakland Athletics 7-2 on Wednesday. More>>

Braun has 2 more hits in Brewers' loss to Cubs

Ryan Braun raised his spring batting average to .800 with a double and a single in three plate appearances and made a nice catch in his new right field position, leading the Milwaukee Brewers to 4-2 loss to the Chicago Cubs Monday. More>>

Bumgarner 2 scoreless IP; Giants beat Brewers 4-3

San Francisco's Madison Bumgarner allowed one hit in two scoreless innings in his first spring training outing, and a San Francisco Giants' split squad defeated the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3 Friday. More>>

Braun homers in return, Brewers beat A's 11-3

Ryan Braun hit a two-run homer in his first at-bat back from suspension, Juan Francisco slugged two homers and the Milwaukee Brewers opened their spring training schedule with an 11-3 win Thursday over the Oakland Athletics. More>>

Stray dog Hank becomes big hit in Brewers' camp

The most popular member of the Milwaukee Brewers at spring training is an unexpected acquisition with a button nose, four legs and scruffy, white fur.
   "Hank the Dog" is an early lock for camp MVP -- Most Valuable Pet.

Catcher Lucroy emerging as leader on Brewers

The Milwaukee Brewers love the players they have up the middle. Carlos Gomez is a Gold Glove center fielder, and speedy shortstop Jean Segura is one of the majors' best young players. More>>

Stray dog Hank becomes big hit in Brewers' camp

The most popular member of the Milwaukee Brewers at spring training is an unexpected acquisition with a button nose, four legs and scruffy, white fur. More>>

Suspension over, Braun arrives at Brewers camp

Outfielder Ryan Braun has returned from suspension to a new position with the Milwaukee Brewers. More>>

Brewers 3B Ramirez has non-cancerous polyp removed

Brewers third baseman Aramis Ramirez may miss the first few games of spring training after having a non-cancerous polyp removed from his colon. More>>

Brewers broadcaster will cut back on road games

Hall of Fame broadcaster Bob Uecker says that after more than four decades of calling games for the Milwaukee Brewers, he plans to reduce his road game travel this season. More>>

Brewers sign RHP Garza to 4-year deal

The Milwaukee Brewers signed free agent right-handed starter Matt Garza to a four-year contract with a vesting option for the 2018 season today. More>>

Brewers sign 1B Overbay to minor league deal

The Brewers have signed Lyle Overbay to a minor league contract, making him the latest candidate for the team's first-base job. More>>

Mark Reynolds, Brewers agree to minor league deal

The Brewers said Friday they have agreed to a minor league contract with infielder Mark Reynolds. More>>

Seattle agrees to 1-year deal with Corey Hart

Corey Hart and the Seattle Mariners have reached agreement on a one-year contract, putting another slugger in a lineup that's already added Robinson Cano this offseason. More>>

Brewers trade Aoki, likely means Braun to RF

The Brewers have traded outfielder Norichika Aoki to the Kansas City Royals, a move that likely means Ryan Braun will move from left to right field in 2014. More>>

Gomez takes home a Gold Glove

Carlos Gomez snapped a 31-year drought for the Brewers. He became the first Milwaukee big leaguer to win a Gold Glove Award since 1982. More>>

Gomez a Gold Glove finalist

Brewers center fielder Carlos Gomez has been named a finalist for the Gold Glove. More>>

Carlos Gomez leads Brewers past Mets 4-2 in 10

Carlos Gomez homered and had four hits, including a tiebreaking single in the 10th inning that sent the Milwaukee Brewers to a 4-2 victory over the New York Mets on Saturday. More>>

Brewers beat Mets 4-2 in game Wright is beaned

Scooter Gennett capped a four-run second inning with a two-run single and the Milwaukee Brewers overcame some wild pitching Thursday night that included the beaning of David Wright for a 4-2 victory over the New York Mets. More>>

Lohse pitches 2-hit shutout as Brewers beat Braves

Kyle Lohse pitched a two-hitter and the Milwaukee Brewers overcame Carlos Gomez's ejection in the first inning to beat the Atlanta Braves 4-0 on Wednesday night. More>>

Braves walk off with win over Brewers

Andrelton Simmons' single to the gap in right-center drove in Justin Upton with two outs in the ninth inning to give the Atlanta Braves a 3-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night. More>>

Estrada, Gomez, Lucroy lead Brewers past Braves

Marco Estrada pitched seven innings, Carlos Gomez and Jonathan Lucroy homered and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Atlanta Braves 5-0 on Monday night. More>>

Lohse retires 23 straight in Brewers win

Carlos Gomez went 3 for 4 with 5 RBIs while Kyle Lohse retired 23 consecutive batters at one point and finished with a four-hitter, lifting the Milwaukee Brewers to a 5-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night. More>>

Braun calls season-ticket holders, loses business relationship with SURG

SURG Restaurant Group announced today in a press release that it has decided to end its business relationship with Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun. More>>

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