Fiers helps Brewers blank Cardinals (AUDIO)

Mike Fiers gave Brewers manager Craig Counsell just what they needed Monday night.  After beating Arizona in 17-innings on Sunday, Fiers not only gave the Brewers a quality start, he held them without a run in six shutout innings.  The Brewers went on to beat the St....

No ill-effects for Gomez in Brewers rain-soaked win over Tigers

Carlos Gomez proved right from the very beginning Monday night that he was feeling fine after being hit in the head with a fastball just one day prior. Gomez hit a lead off home run and drove in the game-winning run in the seventh as the Milwaukee Brewers earned a 3-2...

Counsell wins his managerial debut with the Brewers (AUDIO)

The Milwaukee Brewers fell behind the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-0 at Miller Park last night, then battled their way back for a 4-3 victory in Craig Counsell’s managerial debut. Counsell was hired by the Brewers to replace the fired Ron Roenicke.  But even Counsell...

Brewers spoil Cardinals home opener

Milwaukee Brewers manager Ron Roenicke said he’s been bothered more by their poor play in the first week of the season than their 1-5 record. The Brewers were a bit sloppy again on Monday, but the St. Louis Cardinals struggled themselves and the result was...

Rockies cap off sweep of the Brewers

The Milwaukee Brewers offense finally showed some signs of life, scoring twice in the 9th inning to force extra innings with the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night.  But Rockies pinch-hitter Wilin Rosario clubbed a home run in the 10th off of Brewers closer Francisco...

Brewers win 3rd straight in Cactus League

The Milwaukee Brewers picked up their third straight Cactus League win, 5-3 over the Colorado Rockies on Thursday. Aramis Ramirez picked up his first extra-base hit of the spring, a two-run double in the first inning. Wily Peralta earned one hit in three shutout...

Brewers sign Francisco Rodriguez to a 2-year deal

The Milwaukee Brewers have signed free-agent relief pitcher Francisco Rodriguez to a two-year contract.  It’s Rodriguez’s fourth stint with the Brewers. Rodriguez saved 44 games for the Brewers last season, replacing Jim Henderson as the team’s...

Brewers add to bullpen, sign lefty Cotts

The Milwaukee Brewers added some left-handed bullpen relief by signing free agent Neal Cotts to a one year deal, worth a reported $3 million.  The deal was announced by President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Doug Melvin this morning. Needing to make room...

Brewers run win streak to three games

The Milwaukee Brewers continue their postseason playoff run with a ninth inning 3-2 walk off victory over the Cincinnati Reds at Miller Park on Friday night. Lyle Overbay’s bases-loaded single off Jumbo Diaz in the ninth inning scored pinch runner Logan Schafer...

Peralta helps Brewers end losing streak

Wily Peralta ended a personal three-game losing streak, pitching the Milwaukee Brewers to a 4-1 win over the Miami Marlins at Miller Park. Peralta allowed a single run, scattering five hits with three walks and five strikeouts in improving to 16-10 for the season....

Brewers miss a chance to gain some ground

With St. Louis, Pittsburgh and Atlanta all losing last night, the Milwaukee Brewers had a chance to gain some ground in the National League playoff chase.  Instead, they fell to the Miami Marlins 6-3, falling for the 13th time in the last 14 games. Casey McGehee and...

Fiers helps Brewers avoid a Pirate sweep

Mike Fiers won his fourth straight start since taking over for the injured Matt Garza, pitching the Milwaukee Brewers to a 4-3 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates at Miller Park. Fiers ERA stands at 1.29 in 28 innings since Fiers was called up from the minors.  He has 32...

Gallardo bounces back as Brewers beat Cubs

After making it through just four innings in his previous outing, Yovani Gallardo bounced back last night, holding the Chicago Cubs to a run on six hits in seven innings as the Milwaukee Brewers grabbed game one of the four-game series 3-1 at Wrigley Field. Mark...

Peralta is the first to 14 wins

Wily Peralta became the first pitcher to 14 wins in the Major Leagues this season, pitching the Milwaukee Brewers to a 3-1 win over the San Francisco Giants on Thursday. Peralta worked 6 2/3 innings, allowing a run on 7 hits, striking out a career high 9 batters. ...

Parra’s homer leads Brewers past Giants

Newcomer Gerardo Parra snapped a 3-3 tie in the 7th with a home run, giving the Milwaukee Brewers a 4-3 win over the San Francisco Giants in the series opener at Miller Park.  It’s not only Parra’s first home run with the Brewers, but his first hit as...

Brewers get the best of Wainwright

The Milwaukee Brewers rolled into St. Louis and grabbed their series opener with the Cardinals last night and they did it against the Cardinals ace, Adam Wainwright. Aramis Ramirez drove in runs with a home run and double and Jonathan Lucroy helped knock Wainwright...

Brewers pull away late to beat the Mets

After blowing a late lead the night before, the Milwaukee Brewers bounced back on Saturday night to knock off the New York Mets 5-2 at Miller Park. Francisco Rodriguez was back on the hill to close out the 9th inning for the Brewers and this time he did, retiring the...

Rodriguez blows save, Brewers fall to Mets

Yovani Gallardo pitched his 14th quality start of the season, pitching 7 2/3 innings and left with a 1-0 lead.  On came the reliable Francisco Rodriguez in the 9th to try to lock down his 30th save and a fifth straight win for the Milwaukee Brewers.  Not so fast....

Jeffress has peaked the Brewers curiosity (AUDIO)

The Milwaukee Brewers relief corp has been solid from the left side with Will Smith, Zach Duke and now Tom Gorzelanny.  From the right side, closer Francisco Rodriguez has been rock solid, but injuries to Jim Henderson and Tyler Thornburg and inconsistency from...