Davies suffers setback

  Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Zach Davies was scheduled to pitch for Class A Wisconsin on a rehab assignment on Friday.  Instead, Davies will skip that start and undergo an MRI to try to figure out what is causing his ongoing back stiffness. Davies first went on...

Thames could miss two months with thumb injury

The Milwaukee Brewers received more bad news on the injury front on Wednesday.  An MRI showed first baseman Eric Thames suffered a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his left thumb.  It’s an injury that could keep him out for two months. Thames was placed on the...

Braun open to moving back to infield

The recent additions of Christian Yelich and Lorenzo Cain give the Brewers a lot of depth in the outfield.  To alleviate the potential logjam, General Manager David Stearns confirmed on Friday that he had discussed with Ryan Braun, the idea of the veteran player to...

Brewers sign Chase Anderson to multi-year deal

The Milwaukee Brewers have signed right-handed pitcher Chase Anderson to a two-year contract through the 2019 season with club options for 2020 and 2021. “Signing Chase to a multi-year contract furthers our strategy to acquire, develop and retain talent...

Brewers have three picks on day 1 of 2017 MLB draft

The Milwaukee Brewers have three picks on day one of the Major League First-Year Player Draft, which starts Monday night (6 p.m. CT).  The Brewers own the ninth overall selection, as well as pick number-34 (Competitive Balance Round A) and number-46 (Second Round)...

Brewers Open season against Rockies today (AUDIO)

The Milwaukee Brewers, in the second season of their current rebuild, open the 2017 campaign against the Colorado Rockies at Miller Park (1:10 p.m.) today. By the numbers, the Brewers are 25-22-1 all time on opening day, including a 10-8 home mark (4-4 Miller Park). ...

Brewers add to their pitching staff

The Milwaukee Brewers signed free-agent left-hander Tommy Milone to a one-year deal on Wednesday. The 29-year-old Milone has pitched six years in the majors, the last two-plus for the Minnesota Twins.  He went 3-5 with a 5.71 ERA for the Twins last season. Milone will...

Brewers sign first baseman, designate Carter for assignment

The Milwaukee Brewers have signed free agent first baseman/outfielder Eric Thames to a three-year contract with a club option for 2020. “Eric brings to the organization a left-handed power bat that is a good fit for our lineup,” said General Manager David...

Brewers extend Counsell through 2020 (Audio)

The Milwaukee Brewers announced Friday that they have extended the contract of manager Craig Counsell through the 2020 season. Counsell became the 19th manager in franchise history on May 4, 2015 and was given a three-year deal at the time.  He replaced Ron Roenicke,...

Brewers to bring coaching staff back in 2017 (AUDIO)

Milwaukee Brewers general manager David Stearns announced on Tuesday that the teams entire coaching staff would return in 2017. Stearns, along with manager Craig Counsell, wrapped up the team’s 73-89 season with a morning news conference at Miller Park. Counsell...

Jungmann struggles in minor league start (AUDIO)

Taylor Jungmann struggled in his first minor league start since being sent down from the Brewers last week. Jungmann gave up seven runs on nine hits in four innings on Tuesday night, as Triple “A” Colorado Springs lost at home to Round Rock 11-3. AUDIO: GM...

Brewers acquire outfielder from Padres

The Milwaukee Brewers acquired outfielder Rymer Liriano from the San Diego Padres on Thursday, in exchange for left-handed reliever Trevor Seidenberger. To make room for Lirano on their 40-man roster, the Brewers designated outfielder Shane Peterson for assignment....

Brewers in need of a first baseman

After trading Adam Lind to Seattle a week ago, the Milwaukee Brewers sent their other first baseman, Jason Rogers to Pittsburgh on Thursday, getting a pair of minor-league prospects, outfielder Keon Broxton and right-hander Trey Supak. Sending both first basemen...

Brewers complete coaching staff today

The Milwaukee Brewers announced the hiring of two coaches today, rounding out their coaching staff for the upcoming season. General Manager David Stearns announced the hiring of Carlos Subero as first base/infield coach and Jason Lane as coach. The 43-year-old Subero...

Herrera not offered contract with Brewers

The Milwaukee Brewers have removed utility infielder Elian Herrera from their 40-man roster. General Manager David Stearns said he still hopes to sign him to a minor league deal, but said the open roster spot is more valuable at the moment as he continues to make...

Brewers: Three deals in three days

New Milwaukee Brewers general manager David Stearns has orchestrated his third trade in three days, sending infielder Luis Sardinas to the Seattle Mariners for outfielder Ramon Flores. The 23-year-old Flores made his Major League debut this season, appearing in 12...

Brewers acquire infielder from Houston

The Milwaukee Brewers sent minor league pitcher Cy Sneed to the Houston Astros in exchange for infielder Jonathan Villar.  It’s the second trade in as many days for General Manager David Stearns, after he sent closer Francisco Rodriguez to the Detroit Tigers...

Brewers brass meets with season ticket holders

New Milwaukee Brewers general manager David Stearns and manager Craig Counsell answered questions at a forum of season ticket holders at Miller Park on Thursday night. Both Stearns and Counsell say the top priority is for the Brewers to improve defensively, saying it...

Stearns removes Gord Ash from Assistant G-M role

New Milwaukee Brewers general manager David Stearns started the restructuring process of his front office on Tuesday by announcing that assistant GM Gord Ash and the organization’s farm director Reid Nichols are being removed from their positions. Ash was...

Brewers retain two of their coaches for next season

The Milwaukee Brewers have announced that hitting coach Darnell Coles and third base coach Ed Sedar will return for the 2016 season.  The team didn’t renew the contracts of first base coach Mike Guerrero, pitching coach Rick Kranitz, bench coach Jerry Narron,...