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...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Facing the prospect of a three-game sweep by the last-place Seattle Mariners, the Milwaukee Brewers rediscovered their winning formula.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — After languishing in the minors for seven years, Mike Yastrzemski is making up for lost time.
The grandson of Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski made a diving catch for the...
HOUSTON (AP) — On a night when the Milwaukee Brewers struck out again and again, piling up a season-high 24 Ks against the Houston Astros, one big swing by Mike Moustakas made all those whiffs way...
Brewers host the Pirates in division matchup
Pittsburgh Pirates (30-32, fourth in the NL Central) vs. Milwaukee Brewers (36-28, second in the NL Central)
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...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Brandon Woodruff kept pitching out of jams until a big lead allowed him to settle in.
Woodruff threw one-hit ball for six innings, Yasmani Grandal and Ryan Braun homered...
Milwaukee Brewers (24-18, second in the NL Central) vs. Philadelphia Phillies (23-16, first in the NL East)
CHICAGO (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers have scratched slugger Ryan Braun from the lineup against the Chicago Cubs because of a sore left hamstring.
Milwaukee Brewers (24-16, second in the NL Central) vs. Chicago Cubs (22-14, first in the NL Central)
Chicago; Saturday, 2 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Brewers: Zach Davies (4-0, 1.56...
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Zach Davies (4-0, 1.56 ERA) starts for the Brewers as they go for their eighth straight win. Ryan Braun homered as...
CHICAGO (AP) — Gio González is quite comfortable with the Milwaukee Brewers.
After a strange start to the season, that's a big deal for the veteran left-hander.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Ryan Braun knew the best night of his career at the plate wouldn't mean much if the Milwaukee Brewers didn't win.
Braun made sure they did with his career-high sixth hit, a...
New York to visit Milwaukee Sunday
New York Mets (16-17, third in the NL East) vs. Milwaukee Brewers (19-16, third in the NL Central)
Milwaukee; Sunday, 2 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Mets: Jason Vargas (1-1, 5.75 ERA,...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Ryan Braun's career-high sixth hit, a two-run single with one out in the 18th inning, lifted the Milwaukee Brewers to a 4-3 comeback victory over the New York Mets on Saturday...
New York Mets (16-16, third in the NL East) vs. Milwaukee Brewers (18-16, third in the NL Central)
Milwaukee; Saturday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Mets: Zack Wheeler (2-2, 5.05...
Braun homers to lead Brewers past Mets 3-1
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Ryan Braun has struggled at the plate for most of the season. He broke through with a big home run Friday night.
Braun hit a tiebreaking two-run shot to straightaway center...
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Cheers! Mets fan dumps beer on Brewers’ Braun on near-HR
NEW YORK (AP) — Brewers left fielder Ryan Braun got a sudsy surprise chasing Pete Alonso's flyball in the first inning — a cold one dumped right on his cap.
Yelich homers twice, Brewers beat Dodgers 5-0
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Ryan Braun stood in the on-deck circle, smiled and shook his head in disbelief as Christian Yelich crossed the plate after hitting his second home run of the game against Los...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers used a power surge to maintain their strong start and keep the Chicago Cubs reeling.
Facing off for the first time this season on Friday night, the...
CINCINNATI (AP) — Christian Yelich failed to homer for the first time this season, ending his record-tying streak, but he doubled in the ninth and scored on Ryan Braun's double as the Milwaukee...
Yelich powers Brewers to dramatic 5-4 win over Cardinals
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Christian Yelich led the way for the Milwaukee Brewers, from his first swing to the very last one for the game.
So it was a pretty typical day for the reigning NL...
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PHOENIX (AP) — Ryan Braun already is seeing a difference in his swing this spring.
The longtime Milwaukee Brewers star was the designated hitter in his exhibition debut, going 1 for 3 on...
Brewers’ Braun aiming to build off strong finish last season
PHOENIX (AP) — Those days of playing every day, they're done for Ryan Braun. Most important for the longtime Milwaukee Brewers star these days is making the most of the time he's in the...
Moustakas’ return has Brewers’ teammates excited
PHOENIX (AP) — NL MVP Christian Yelich tweeted a GIF of a leaping Moose .
The Milwaukee Brewers were excited to know Mike Moustakas likely is sticking around for 2019.
Brewers’ Braun changing swing, focused on being a force
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Now 35, Ryan Braun is years past his dominant, MVP self. Yet the aging slugger is trying to set himself up to be a part of the Milwaukee Brewers' promising future.
Specifically, Braun is doing something he's never done: changing his swing. And to do that, he's been using analytics.
MVP Yelich, Brewers looking to build on huge season
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Christian Yelich was a late arrival to the Milwaukee Brewers' annual winter fan festival. Considering the reason, his tardiness was more than understandable.
Yelich spent Saturday night in New York, where he was presented with his 2018 National League Most Valuable Player Award trophy. He then flew back to Milwaukee on Sunday on the private jet of team owner Mark Attanasio.
Stearns: Brewers will stick by core after NLCS loss
MILWAUKEE (AP) — David Stearns doesn't expect wholesale change for the Milwaukee Brewers after they fell a game short of the World Series.
Aguilar, Brewers beat Dodgers 7-2, send NLCS to Game 7
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Ryan Braun slid across home plate and raised his arms in sheer joy.
A big lead, a bruising bullpen and a boisterous crowd have the Milwaukee Brewers all set up for Game 7.
Jesus Aguilar sparked Milwaukee's slumping lineup with three RBIs on a pair of two-out hits, and the Brewers beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-2 on Friday night to even the NL Championship Series at three games each.
What a relief: Dodgers next up for Brewers’ lights-out ’pen
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Build an early lead, get five good innings out of the starter and bring in the bullpen.
The Milwaukee Brewers used that formula to win 11 straight games going into the NL Championship Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Clayton Kershaw could be the ace that finally puts a stop to the streak.
The three-time NL Cy Young Award winner will start for Los Angeles in Game 1 on Friday night at Miller Park.
On hot streak, OF Ryan Braun hitting third for Brewers
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Ryan Braun will hit third for the Milwaukee Brewers in Game 1 of their National League Division Series against the Colorado Rockies.
The veteran outfielder, who hit .346 with five homers over the final seven games of the regular season, will hit behind table-setters Lorenzo Cain and Christian Yelich.
Brewers-Cubs set for NL Central tiebreaker
CHICAGO (AP) — Christian Yelich and the Milwaukee Brewers were on top of the NL Central for much of the season's first half. Then Anthony Rizzo and the Chicago Cubs moved into the lead of what just might be baseball's best division.
Then Yelich powered the Brewers to one more charge.
Braun hits 2 HRs, Brewers beat Tigers to keep pace with Cubs
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Ryan Braun thinks his luck may have changed at the plate.
The Milwaukee Brewers will take all the help they can get in chasing the NL Central-leading Chicago Cubs.
Braun hit two homers, including a go-ahead solo shot in the eighth inning that bounced off right fielder Nicholas Castellanos' glove and over the fence, and the Brewers beat the Detroit Tigers 6-5 on Friday night to stay one game back of Chicago.
Yelich, Brewers dent Cards’ playoff chances with 12-4 win
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Milwaukee's last NL MVP thinks he is about to get some company.
Led by Christian Yelich's silky smooth game, the Brewers are closing in on the playoffs.
Yelich homered and drove in a career-high six runs, and surging Milwaukee hurt St. Louis' postseason chances with a 12-4 victory over the Cardinals on Tuesday.
"Just trying to help the boys out any way you can," Yelich said. "A lot of guys came through in some big situations for us. That was a lot of fun tonight."
Brewers beat Cardinals 6-4 to open 3-game wild-card lead
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A chuckling Eric Thames said it felt so good he almost ripped third base out of the ground and hoisted it above his head.
A lot of that going around for Milwaukee these days.
Thames tripled and scored on reliever Bud Norris' throwing error in the eighth inning, and the Brewers improved their playoff positioning by topping the St. Louis Cardinals 6-4 on Monday night.
After Braun plunked, Schoop’s slam lifts Brewers over Giants
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jonathan Schoop responded to a tense situation in the biggest way possible.
Schoop hit a grand slam after Ryan Braun was hit by a pitch in the sixth inning, and Milwaukee beat the San Francisco Giants 6-3 on Sunday, completing a series sweep and preserving the Brewers' lead in the NL wild-card race.
Milwaukee moved within two games of the first-place Cubs in the NL Central heading into a three-game series at Chicago.
Brewers OF Braun leaves with rib cage tightness
CHICAGO (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun has left their game against the Chicago Cubs with tightness on the right side of his rib cage.
Braun was removed for a pinch hitter in the fifth inning Wednesday at Wrigley Field. He went 0 for 2 a day after he homered twice in Milwaukee's 7-0 victory.
Hernan Perez batted for Braun and bounced into an inning-ending double play. Perez then stayed in the game in right field, and Christian Yelich moved from right to left to replace Braun.
Braun hits 2 HRs, Chacin goes 7 as Brewers beat Cubs 7-0
CHICAGO (AP) — Ryan Braun supplied the power at the plate and Jhoulys Chacin dominated on the mound to give the Milwaukee Brewers the lift they needed to tighten the NL Central race.
Braun hit two of Milwaukee's four homers, Chacin struck out a season-high 10 in seven innings and the Brewers cut into Chicago's division lead with a 7-0 victory over the Cubs on Tuesday.
Braun, Moustakas, Hader deliver big in Brewers’ win
ATLANTA (AP) — Ryan Braun's spectacular catch in left field was just what the Milwaukee Brewers needed with another potential loss looming.
With a runner on second base and the Brewers down one run to the Braves with two outs in the seventh inning, Braun ran hard to his right and dove to rob pinch-hitter Ender Inciarte of extra bases.
Milwaukee followed up Braun's play with a three-run eighth and got a 4-2 win over Atlanta on Saturday night that will help its NL playoff chances.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The contending Milwaukee Brewers made two trades in as many days to bolster their bullpen for all these close games and try to generate more runs so they don't have to be in so many tight ones.
A day after acquiring veteran reliever Joakim Soria from the Chicago White Sox, Milwaukee landed third baseman Mike Moustakas on Friday from the Kansas City Royals as the club chases its first playoff appearance since reaching the 2011 NL championship series.
Brewers activate outfielder Ryan Braun from DL
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers have activated Ryan Braun from the 10-day disabled list after the outfielder was sidelined by a strained back.
Braun returns to a team that has lost seven straight and fallen three games behind of the first-place Cubs in the NL Central. He was hitting cleanup Saturday against the Dodgers and left-handed ace Clayton Kershaw.
Brewers: Ryan Braun set for return after rehab assignment with Class A club
GRAND CHUTE — Since the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers became the Milwaukee Brewers’ Class A affiliate in 2009, young prospects have played alongside plenty of big leaguers as they’ve passed through the Fox Valley on minor league rehab assignments.