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Brewers holding out Jonathan Lucroy as trade talks progress

Brewers holding out Jonathan Lucroy as trade talks progress

yahoo.com MLB.com Updated 2 hours ago
Jonathan Lucroy may never wear the catcher’s gear again for Milwaukee. (AP) There’s a growing feeling that Jonathan Lucroy has played his final game for the Milwaukee Brewers. That feeling was enhanced on Saturday when the Brewers elected to hold Lucroy…
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  • Guerra stymies Pirates over 8 2/3 in Crew win

    Guerra stymies Pirates over 8 2/3 in Crew win

    MLB.com nytimes.com 20 hours ago
    Chris Carter hit a two-run home run in the first inning and Junior Guerra did most of the rest, treating fans and a slew of rival scouts to 8 2/3 terrific innings in the Brewers' 3-1 win over the Pirates on Friday at Miller Park.
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  • Cervelli exits vs. Brewers with right foot injury

    Cervelli exits vs. Brewers with right foot injury

    MLB.com 22 hours ago
    Pirates catcher Francisco Cervelli was helped off the field after taking a pitch off his right foot during the eighth inning of Pittsburgh's game against the Brewers at Miller Park on Friday night.
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  • Brewers' bats outlast Ray's K's in finale win

    Brewers' bats outlast Ray's K's in finale win

    MLB.com Jul 28 (2 days ago)
    D-backs left-hander Robbie Ray may have set a career high with 11 strikeouts, but it was the Brewers who came away with a 6-4 win on Thursday afternoon as they took three out of four games in the series at Miller Park.
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  • Jonathan Lucroy Has A Quirk When He Bats

    Jonathan Lucroy Has A Quirk When He Bats

    deadspin.com Jul 28 (2 days ago)
    Many MLB players have odd routines at the plate. Ichiro draws his bat out in front of himself like a bow. David Ortiz takes approximately five hours to adjust his gloves. Jonathan Lucroy touches his shoulders. The Brewers catcher’s habit isn’t as elabor…
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  • Brewers have an error party, committing five in two tragic inni…

    Brewers have an error party, committing five in two tragic innings

    yahoo.com Jul 28 (2 days ago)
    Tragic is really the only way to describe what happened to the Milwaukee Brewers in the first two innings of Wednesday night’s game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Two players, right fielder Kirk Nieuwenhuis and shortstop Jonathan Villar, committed a …
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  • Perez, Davies Lead Brewers to 6-4 Win Over Diamondbacks

    Perez, Davies Lead Brewers to 6-4 Win Over Diamondbacks

    nytimes.com MLB.com Jul 28 (3 days ago)
    Hernan Perez hit a two-run homer, singled and scored the go-ahead run in the sixth, Zach Davies pitched 6 1/3 innings and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-4 on Thursday.
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  • MLB Trade Deadline Digest: Jonathan Lucroy is a hot commodity

    MLB Trade Deadline Digest: Jonathan Lucroy is a hot commodity

    yahoo.com Jul 27 (3 days ago)
    The market for Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy has picked up. (Getty Images/Mike McGinnis) The Stew’s Trade Deadline Digest recaps the day in news and rumors as MLB gets closer to the non-waiver trade deadline on Aug. 1. If you missed any of Wednesday’s…
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  • Broxton aims to keep progressing in Majors

    Broxton aims to keep progressing in Majors

    MLB.com Jul 27 (3 days ago)
    Brewers outfielder Keon Broxton is booking plenty of frequent flyer miles this year. Recalled from Triple-A earlier this week, Broxton is in his fourth stint with the Brewers in his rookie season. That sort of fluctuation between levels can be tough on …
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  • Brewers Hit 4 HRs, Spoil Shipley's Debut in Win Over D-Backs

    Brewers Hit 4 HRs, Spoil Shipley's Debut in Win Over D-Backs

    nytimes.com Jul 25 (5 days ago)
    For a team that leads the major leagues in stolen bases, the Milwaukee Brewers looked pretty powerful at the plate Monday night.
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  • Nathan Gets Win in Return to Majors; Cubs Beat Brewers 6-5

    Nathan Gets Win in Return to Majors; Cubs Beat Brewers 6-5

    nytimes.com Jul 24 (6 days ago)
    Entering his first big league game in 16 months, Joe Nathan felt his heart racing while doing a full sprint to the mound.
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  • 5-run 7th leads Cubs to series win over Crew

    5-run 7th leads Cubs to series win over Crew

    MLB.com Jul 24 (6 days ago)
    All the Cubs want to do is win series, and they did just that on Sunday, rallying from a four-run deficit to beat the Brewers, 6-5, in front of a sellout crowd of 43,310 at Miller Park
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  • Russell exits vs. Crew with left heel contusion

    Russell exits vs. Crew with left heel contusion

    MLB.com Jul 24 (6 days ago)
    Cubs shortstop Addison Russell had to leave Sunday's game against the Brewers after the fourth inning because of a left heel contusion.
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  • Nieuwenhuis powers Brewers' win vs. Cubs

    Nieuwenhuis powers Brewers' win vs. Cubs

    MLB.com nytimes.com Jul 23 (7 days ago)
    Mike Montgomery won't want to remember his Cubs debut. Kirk Nieuwenhuis greeted the left-hander with a three-run homer in the eighth inning, his second home run of the game and first off a southpaw this season, to lead the Brewers to a 6-1 victory over …
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  • Fowler Returns With a Homer, Cubs Down Brewers 5-2

    Fowler Returns With a Homer, Cubs Down Brewers 5-2

    nytimes.com Jul 23
    Watching Dexter Fowler jog out to play center field for the first time in more than a month made Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon smile.
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  • In for ill Marte, Joyce makes most of chance

    In for ill Marte, Joyce makes most of chance

    MLB.com Jul 21
    Just fifteen minutes before Thursday's 5-3 win over the Brewers, Pirates outfielder Matt Joyce found out he'd be starting as Starling Marte was scratched due to flu-like symptoms. All Joyce did was hit a three-run homer in the first and finish with four…
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  • Liriano K's 13 as Bucs best Crew, win series

    Liriano K's 13 as Bucs best Crew, win series

    The Pirates' Opening Day starter finally returned to top-of-the-rotation form Thursday night. Left-hander Francisco Liriano struck out 13 without a walk and led the Pirates to a 5-3 win over the Brewers at PNC Park.
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  • Jonathan Lucroy may be traded... or maybe not

    Jonathan Lucroy may be traded... or maybe not

    Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy is a hot commodity this trade season. Talented catchers are always in demand, and Lucroy fits that description to a T. He’s hitting .305/.362/.492 with 12 homers, bouncing back very nicely from a subpar 2015. Th…
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  • Brewers get best of Bucs in see-saw battle

    Brewers get best of Bucs in see-saw battle

    MLB.com Jul 21
    After being dealt back-to-back walk-off losses, the Brewers bounced back Wednesday night with a 9-5 win over the Pirates at PNC Park.
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  • Video - The Art Of Pitch-Framing 02:24

    The Art Of Pitch-Framing

    Mar 21
    Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy explains the finer points of pitch-framing
  • Video - Former Biogenesis Owner Gets 4-Year Sentence 02:36

    Former Biogenesis Owner Gets 4-Year Sentence

    Feb 17
    ESPN investigative reporter T.J. Quinn discusses the severity of the sentence handed down to former Biogenesis owner Anthony Bosch by a federal judge.
  • Video - Prized Cuban Prospect Nearing MLB Decision 02:19

    Prized Cuban Prospect Nearing MLB Decision

    Feb 11
    ESPN senior MLB writer Jerry Crasnick discusses potential MLB teams for Yoan Moncada.
  • Video - Phillies Looking To Trade Papelbon To Brewers 02:26

    Phillies Looking To Trade Papelbon To Brewers

    Jan 23
    ESPN senior baseball writer Jerry Crasnick discusses the Phillies' talks with the Brewers about a possible Jonathan Papelbon trade.