Brewers lose again without Braun in the line-up

All-Star OF Ryan Bruan missed his third straight game Tuesday night as the Brewers fell at home to Arizona 7-3.  Braun has been out since injuring a calf muscle Saturday in Minnesota.  He is still listed as day-to-day. On the field, the Brewers got behind early as...

Weeks moves into 2nd base lead

Milwaukee Brewers second baseman Rickie Weeks has moved into the lead among National League second baseman in the 5th round of All-Star voting results for the 2011 Major League All-Star team.  Weeks, who trailed Cincinnati second baseman Brandon Phillips by 191,876...

Knuckleball is too much for Brewers!

Tim Wakefield’s knuckleball did in the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday.  Wakefield held the Brewers to 3-hits over 8-innings as the Boston Red Sox pulled out a 12-3 win at Fenway on Sunday. Wakefield had little worries after the Red Sox scored 6-times off of...

Brewers sweep Cardinals; lead NL Central

The Milwaukee Brewers (38-28) completed the sweep of the St. Louis Cardinals (38-29) with a 4-3 victory over the Red Brids Sunday at Miller Park.  Milwaukee now sits on top of the NL Central for the first time since July 4th of the 2009 season. Prince Fielder...

Morgan & Fielder lead Brewers to comeback win (AUDIO)

Nyjer Morgan didn’t even know he won the game with his 9th inning walk off hit.  Morgan’s 2-out, run-scoring double in the 9th plated Craig Counsell from second and sent the Milwaukee Brewers to a come-from-behind 7-6 win at Miller Park.  Morgan admitted...

Capuano beats his former team

Chris Capuano pitched with the Milwaukee Brewers from 2004 through last season.  Last night, he returned in a New York Mets uniform, facing his old team.  Capuano tossed six solid innings and beat the Brewers 2-1 at Miller Park. The only blemish for Capuano came on a...

Brewers sweep Marlins

The Milwaukee Brewers finished off a 4-game sweep of the Florida Marlins with a 7-2 in Miami on Monday night. Prince Fielder homered and drove in 4-runs as the Brewers pulled to within a game and a half of the first place Cardinals in the NL Central.  It’s the...

Braun leads NL All-Star vote getters

Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun is the leading vote-getter among all National League players.  Braun is batting .306 with 13 home runs, 42 rbi’s and 13 stolen bases in 59 games this season.  He ranks among the NL league leaders in numberous categories,...

Brewers continue to dominate at home

The Milwaukee Brewers haven’t fared well on the road this season (8-17), but they continued to show the baseball world that they’ve got the home field thing all figured out. Yovani Gallardo tossed 8-innings of shutout baseball, leading the Brewers to a 6-0...

Brewers grab series opener over Dodgers

Shaun Marcum won his fifth straight decision and Rickie Weeks singled home the go-ahead run as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1 last night in Los Angeles. Marcum allowed a run on five hits in seven innings.  His ERA is at 2.08 in his last eight...

Brewers pitching falters in finale against Padres

First it was Randy Wolf, who served up 5-runs in the first 3 1/3 innings. AUDIO: Randy Wolf on his poor showing in the loss to San Diego :15 Then in the 8th inning, the Milwaukee Brewers bullpen blew a late lead, giving up 8 runs on 9-hits in the Brewers 13-6 defeat. ...

Brewers hoping to make hay at home

The Milwaukee Brewers have won the last two games in a stretch in which the team plays 15 of 19 games at Miller Park.  The Brewers have played only 15 home games this season, tied for 3rd fewest in Major League Baseball. As a team, the Brewers are hitting .304 at...

Brewers’ losing streak reaches “6”

The Milwaukee Brewers are glad to get out of Atlanta.  The Braves swept the Brewers in a 4-game series for the first time ever.  Atlanta pulled out a 2-1 victory in the series finale on Thursday night. Shaun Marcum worked 7-innings and surrendered a solo home run to...

Brewers can’t solve Norris, again!

Bud Norris has a 4.56 career ERA.  But against the Milwaukee Brewers, that number drops to 2.32.  The Houston Astros starting pitcher combined with three relievers on a 5-0 shutout over the Brewers in Houston on Sunday, giving the Astros 2 of 3 in the series. Norris...

Brewers end Cincinnati slide (AUDIO)

After four straight losses to the Cincinnati Reds, the Milwaukee Brewers ended that drought with a 3-2 victory at Miller Park on Tuesday night. Solo home runs by Prince Fielder, Ryan Braun and Rickie Weeks gave the Brewers all the offense they needed.  Spot starter...

Phillies salvage the final game of series

The Milwaukee Brewers were trying to sweep a series in Philadelphia for the first time ever.  Things looked good early, as the Brewers jumped out to a 3-0 lead on Phillies ace lefty Cliff Lee.  Prince Fielder stayed hot with three hits, a walk and 2 rbi’s. ...

Marcum leads Brewers over Pirates

Shaun Marcum pitched seven shutout innings to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 6-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night.  Marcum was perfect through four innings and kept the Pirates off-balance with his change-up, allowing only four singles with four...

Slumping McGehee propels Brewers to win (AUDIO)

Milwaukee Brewers infielder Casey McGehee, off to a .206 start at the plate and 3 for 22 on the home stand, was given the day off yesterday.  That off day lasted until the 8th inning when McGehee came to the plate with a runner on and two outs in the 8th inning and...

Fielder breaks out, Brewers win back to back

After an 0 for 11 start, Milwaukee’s Prince Fielder had 3-hits and 3-rbi’s to help the Brewers win their second straight, 5-4 over the Atlanta Braves at Miller Park on Wednesday night. Marco Estrada, called up from triple-A Nashville earlier in the day,...

Brewers wrap up Cactus League play

The Milwaukee Brewers wrapped up Cactus League play with an 8-7 win over the San Diego Padres on Tuesday.  Newcomer Nyjer Morgan had two hits and Prince Fielder added a pair of doubles in the victory.  Brewers manager Ron Roenicke said his team is ready for the season...