Hader, Grisham combine to give away NL wild-card game
WASHINGTON (AP) — Trent Grisham's eyes were still red, his cheeks stained by tears, as a group of Milwaukee Brewers teammates gathered near his locker in the visitors' clubhouse at Nationals Park...
‘Mad Max’ carries playoff skid into Brew-Nats wild-card game
WASHINGTON (AP) — Based on what everyone says about Washington Nationals righty Max Scherzer, he seems like an obvious choice to start the NL wild-card game against Milwaukee.
Brewers wind up with NL wild card, lose to Rockies in 13
DENVER (AP) — By the late innings, the Milwaukee Brewers just wanted the game to end.
That took a while, though.
Already relegated to an NL wild-card spot, the Brewers lost to the...
Hader tagged in 9th, Brews lose in 10; trail Cards by 1 game
DENVER (AP) — Josh Hader and the Milwaukee Brewers got the help they needed from the Chicago Cubs. They will need a little more after blowing a chance to pull even in the NL Central...
Playoff-bound Brewers sweep Reds 5-3, close in on Cardinals
CINCINNATI (AP) — The carpeting in the Brewers' clubhouse was still damp from all the bubbly and beer sprayed around the place only a dozen hours earlier. No matter. With a chance for an even...
Thames homers twice, Brewers move into tie for top wild card
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Eric Thames and Orlando Arcia had been hushed at the plate during the Milwaukee Brewers' crucial homestand. They made some noise Sunday.
Brewers increase wild-card lead, beat Pirates 10-1
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brent Suter has turned out to be the wild card in the wild card chase for the Milwaukee Brewers.
Rookies Keston Hiura and Trent Grisham each hit two-run homers and Suter was...
Anderson pitches 6 scoreless, Brewers stretch wild-card lead
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Chase Anderson hadn't pitched past the fourth inning in any start in nearly a month. On Friday night, with his team in the heat of a playoff race, the Milwaukee Brewers...
Padres beat Brewers 2-1 behind Lamet’s 14 strikeouts
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Since losing Christian Yelich for the season, the Milwaukee Brewers stepped up their push for the playoffs, winning six of their first seven games without the reigning NL...
Moustakas, Cain lift Brewers past Padres 3-1
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Mike Moustakas used one swing of the bat to give the Milwaukee Brewers' playoff push a big boost.
Moustakas hit his 35th home run of the season, Lorenzo Cain also went deep...
Moustakas, Grandal homer, Brewers beat Cardinals 5-2
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Yasmani Grandal is making the most out of his consistent playing time.
Mike Moustakas and Grandal homered to help the Milwaukee Brewers beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-2 on...
Braun homers, Brewers beat Marlins 3-2 for 7th straight win
MIAMI (AP) — Ryan Braun honored injured teammate Christian Yelich the past two days by wearing his No. 22 jersey underneath his own.
Braun then put on a Yelich-like performance Thursday,...
Brewers: No update yet on Yelich’s broken kneecap
MIAMI (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers say there's no update yet on Christian Yelich's broken right kneecap.
Yelich was back in Milwaukee on Wednesday for further tests, a day after the reigning...
Grisham has 5 hits, Brewers top Marlins for 4th straight win
MIAMI (AP) — Rookie Trent Grisham is enjoying being part of a race for a postseason berth.
Grisham had a career-high five hits and drove in two runs, and the Milwaukee Brewers won their...
Brewers shortstop bolts from game for twins’ birth
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee shortstop Orlando Arcia may have abruptly checked out in the third inning of the Brewers' series finale against the Chicago Cubs, but he still managed to turn a double...
Brewers beat up Lester, top Cubs 8-5 to narrow WC lead
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers had a final chance this weekend to deal direct damage to the Chicago Cubs' grasp on the second NL wild card, and they didn't waste it.
Yelich keys Brewers 3-2 win over the Cubs
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Christian Yelich's latest heroics left both managers shaking their heads. It also left the NL wild-card race tighter.
Yelich sliced an opposite-field two-out double off...
Springer’s homer in 10th keys Astros’ 3-2 win over Brewers
MILWAUKEE (AP) — George Springer was just trying to get a hit in the 10th inning to start a rally. He did a lot more than that.
Springer homered to start the inning and lifted the Houston...
Brewers designate RH reliever Jeffress for assignment
CHICAGO (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers have cut another key performer from last year, designating reliever Jeremy Jeffress for assignment on Sunday.
Yelich hits 3-run homer as Brewers beat Cubs 4-0
CHICAGO (AP) — The last day of August and first day of September looked awfully familiar to the Milwaukee Brewers.
Christian Yelich hit a three-run homer off Craig Kimbrel in the ninth...
Brewers beat Cubs 2-0, snapping Chicago’s 4-game win streak
CHICAGO (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers showed last year they know how to finish strong.
They are hoping for a repeat performance this season.
Hiura, Lyles help Brewers stop Cardinals’ 6-game win streak
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers' chances of repeating as NL Central champions might have looked bleak had they been swept by the St. Louis Cardinals.
Brewers keep D-backs’ bats quiet again in 4-0 win
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Chase Anderson needed a solid start after a dismal performance his last outing. The Milwaukee Brewers' right-hander got it.
Lyles no-hits Arizona through 6 innings, Brewers win 6-1
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Even with a chance at history, Jordan Lyles didn't put up much of a fuss.
Vying to become the second pitcher in Milwaukee Brewers history to throw a no-hitter, Lyles had...
Brewers knock Cardinals out of 1st place with 5-3 win
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Mike Moustakas stopped short of calling Milwaukee's rain-shortened victory over the St. Louis Cardinals a must win.
LEADING OFF: Kluber checked, Ohtani streak, Brewers-Cards
A look at what's happening around the majors today:
The Indians will see how ace Corey Kluber is feeling, a day after he was pulled from a Triple-A rehab start because of...
Nationals match team HR record with 8, rout Brewers 16-8
WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington manager Dave Martinez wanted his team to shake off any ill effects from Saturday's marathon loss to Milwaukee by getting out to a fast start in the series...
Thames’ HR in 14th, Yelich’s 2 help Brewers beat Nats 15-14
WASHINGTON (AP) — After witnessing two dozen runs and multiple comebacks over nine innings, Milwaukee manager Craig Counsell knew he had never seen something quite like the Brewers' game against...
Rookie Grisham’s 3-run homer lifts Brewers over Twins, 6-5
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brewers manager Craig Counsell has plenty of confidence in Trent Grisham, which he showed by batting the rookie leadoff for the fifth time in his first 11 major league...
LEADING OFF: Mets rolling, Yelich resting, Torres exits
A look at what's happening around the majors today:
METS ON THE MOVE
The Mets go for their 13th win in 14 tries and a four-game sweep when lefty Steven Matz (6-7, 4.60) faces Miami's...
Brewers rest Yelich, beat Pirates 4-3 to win 2nd straight
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Yasmani Grandal stepped into the spotlight for the Milwaukee Brewers on a day of rest for Christian Yelich.
Grandal had two doubles and an RBI, helping the Brewers beat the...
Chapman rallies A’s past Brewers with two-run HR off Hader
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Matt Chapman leads the Athletics with 11 go-ahead home runs this season. His latest, a two-run shot against Josh Hader, ruined Brewers manager Craig Counsell's plans to milk...
Brewers rally past Chicago 3-2, drop Cubs out of 1st place
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers enjoyment over a comeback victory over Chicago that knocked the Cubs out of first place was offset by concerns over another possible injury to a starting...
Brewers recall Shaw; Chacin likely out 2-4 weeks
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Infielder Travis Shaw, who slumped badly after hitting 63 homers over the previous two seasons with Milwaukee, was recalled Friday after almost a month at Triple-A San...
Grandal, Hader lift Brewers over Reds 5-4 to avoid sweep
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Before setting their sights on a weekend series with the NL Central-leading Cubs, the Brewers had a most frustrating skid that needed addressed.
Suárez homers again, leads Reds overt Brewers 14-6
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers starter Zach Davies hadn't given up a home run in almost a month. Cincinnati Reds slugger Eugenio Suárez had hit two home runs less than 24 hours...
Brewers All-Star Woodruff could miss 6 weeks
MILWAUKEE (AP) — All-Star pitcher Brandon Woodruff could miss up to six weeks with a left oblique strain, Brewers manager Craig Counsell said Monday.
PHOENIX (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers All-Star right-hander Brandon Woodruff is headed to the injured list after straining his left oblique against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday.
Moustakas homers, Brewers rally to beat Diamondbacks 8-3
PHOENIX (AP) — Zack Greinke stymied Milwaukee's hitters most of the night, wriggling out of one jam while moving up baseball's all-time strikeouts list.
Brewers hang on for 5-4 win over Braves
MILWAUKEE (AP) — After Christian Yelich helped give the Milwaukee Brewers a big early lead, Josh Hader preserved the win that nearly got away.
Yelich hits grand slam, Brewers power past Braves, 13-1
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Earlier in the day, Brewers manager Craig Counsell said his team had to find a way to make more plays in order to claw out of its midseason slump.
Gamel’s RBI double in 9th lifts Brewers past Giants 5-4
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Ben Gamel picked a great time to break out of a slump.
Gamel's pinch-hit double in the bottom of the ninth drove in Ryan Braun with the winning run and the Milwaukee Brewers...
Brewers blow big lead, recover to edge Pirates 7-6 in 10
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A seemingly safe five-run ninth-inning lead gone in a flash, the Milwaukee Brewers were badly in need of a pickup.
Facing one of the best closers in the majors, Orlando...
Grandal hits first lead-off HR, Brewers beat Reds 6-5
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers manager Craig Counsell juggled his lineup, hoping for a spark. Yasmani Grandal certainly delivered it.
Grandal led off for the first time in his career and...
Davies sets club record at 7-0, Brewers beat Pirates 5-3
MILWAUKEE (AP) — It wasn't pretty, but Zach Davies did something Saturday that no other starting pitcher in Milwaukee Brewers history had done before.
Woodruff fans 10, Brewers’ bats shine in 10-4 win over Bucs
MILWAUKEE (AP) — When Brandon Woodruff starts, the Milwaukee Brewers win.
Woodruff struck out 10 in six innings and Ryan Braun hit a three-run homer, helping the Brewers beat the Pittsburgh...
Yelich hits 23rd homer as Brewers power past Marlins 5-1
MILWAUKEE (AP) — After being humbled by the lowly Miami Marlins two days in a row, the Milwaukee Brewers bounced back Thursday with their usual home run power.
Davies improves to 6-0, Brewers top Pirates 4-2
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Zach Davies wanted a shot at becoming the first Milwaukee pitcher in two years to toss a complete game. So with the Brewers nursing a two-run lead heading into the ninth on...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Encouraged by his progress, the Milwaukee Brewers have activated pitcher Jimmy Nelson off the injured list and put him at Triple-A San Antonio.