NLCS edge goes to the Cardinals

Albert Pujols went 4 for 5 with a 2-run homer, three doubles and five rbi’s to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 12-3 win over the Milwaukee Brewers.  The Cardinals banged out 17-hits in all, pulling even with the Brewers in the series 1-1.  The edge in the...

Brewers strength is becoming a weakness

Without the Milwaukee Brewers starting pitching staff, they most likely wouldn’t have been in the post-season playoffs to begin with.  Now that they’re there, the strength is becoming a weakness. The playoff pitching slide continued on Monday night when...

Brewers erupt, leave Cardinals in their dust

The Milwaukee Brewers fell behind 5-2 yesterday and Cardinals lefty Jaime Garcia looked like he was cruising along.  Then came the home half of the 5th inning.  The Brewers erupted for 6-runs in the 5th inning, including a pair of two run homers from Prince Fielder...

Brewers must wait for another day

The Milwaukee Brewers bid for a National League Division Series victory will take at least one more day.  Josh Collmenter held the Brewers to a run on 2-hits over 7-innings, pitching the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 8-1 win in Phoenix. Rookie Paul Goldschmidt clubbed a...

Brewers go for sweep in NLDS tonight

The Milwaukee Brewers have changed their road fortunes around and will go for the sweep in the NLDS against the Arizona Diamondbacks in Phoenix tonight. The Brewers struggled in the first half of the season on the road, but went 23-11 in their last 34 games away from...

Brewers fall to the Pirates

The Milwaukee Brewers missed an opportunity to extend their lead over Arizona to host a first round playoff series.  The Brewers fell to the Pittsburgh Pirates 9-8 Monday night at Miller Park while Arizona lost to Los Angeles 4-2.  Shaun Marcum struggled in his final...

Marcum leads Brewers past Cubs

The Milwaukee Brewers inched closer to their first division title in 29 years by beating the Chicago Cubs 5-1 at Wrigley Field on Tuesday night. Shaun Marcum threw eight strong innings, allowing 1-run on 5 hits with no walks and 7-strikeouts to pick up his 13th win...

Brewers blanked by Pirates

Aaron Thompson pitched 4 1/3 scoreless innings in his major league debut and Jason Grilli came on to win for the first time in nearly two years as four Pittsburgh pitchers combined on a five-hitter in the Pirates 2-0 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday at...

Brewers lead in Central grows

The Milwaukee Brewers scored 5-runs in the 5th inning last night and went on to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-2 in their series opener at Miller Park.  The Brewers lead in the National League Central Division over the Cardinals has grown to a season high 3 1/2...

Brewers earn a split in Colorado

After dropping the first two-games of their four-game set in Colorado, the Brewers battled back to win the final two-games including Sunday’s 4-3 nail-bitter over the Rockies at Coors Field. Shaun Marcum earned the win giving up 2-runs on 4-hit but he lasted...

Brewers suffer yet another road defeat

The New York Yankees scored four runs in the fourth inning and went on to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-2 last night.  Russell Martin delivered the key blow, a 3-run homer run in the frame. A.J. Burnett pitched into the eighth innings for the Yankees, who have won...

Marcum to pitch for Brewers today

Milwaukee Brewers right hander Shaun Marcum will make his scheduled start against the Tampa Bay Rays in the series finale this afternoon at Miller Park.  Marcum injured his hip flexor in his last start in Boston on Friday, but he checked out fine after a pregame...

Brewers slump continues with return home

After going 2-5 on their recent 7-game road trip, the Milwaukee Brewers returned to Miller Park and dropped an 8-4 decision to the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday night. The Brewers started the game without one of the team’s top two players.  Ryan Braun was unavailable...

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 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...

Roenicke upset after win over Padres (AUDIO)

The Milwaukee Brewers jumped out in front of San Diego 8-0 last night, then had to hang on for an 8-6 victory. AUDIO: Ron Roenicke on his team blowing a big lead :10 Brewers manager Ron Roenicke watched as his winning pitcher, Shaun Marcum was cruising along but fell...

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 sloppy, but manage to win

Closer John Axford coughed up another lead and blew his second save, but the Milwaukee Brewers still managed to pull out a 6-3 win over the Philadelphia Phillies.  The Brewers had a chance to win in regulation when Axford inherited a 3-2 lead in the bottom of the...

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...

Brewers face Pirates tonight

The Milwaukee Brewers and Pittsburgh Pirates will try again tonight in Pittsburgh after their game was rained out last night at PNC Park. No makeup date has been set yet.  The Brewers will make one more trip into Pittsburgh in late August. Shaun Marcum was scheduled...