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Rangers rally in 8th, extend lead for top seed

Rangers rally in 8th, extend lead for top seed

MLB.com Updated Sep 29 (yesterday)
Carlos Gomez hit a go-ahead three-run homer in the eighth inning as the Rangers rallied for an 8-5 win over the Brewers on Wednesday night in the rubber game at Globe Life Park.
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  • Gomez Homers in 8th, Rangers Rally Again to Beat Brewers 8-5

    Gomez Homers in 8th, Rangers Rally Again to Beat Brewers 8-5

    nytimes.com yahoo.com MLB.com Sep 28 (2 days ago)
    Carlos Gomez hit a towering three-run homer in the eighth inning and the AL-leading Texas Rangers beat the Milwaukee Brewers 8-5 on Wednesday night for their MLB-best 49th come-from-behind victory.
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  • Adrian Beltre Strikes Out, Putts The Ball Away

    Adrian Beltre Strikes Out, Putts The Ball Away

    deadspin.com Sep 27 (3 days ago)
    The Rangers had already clinched the division before last night’s game against the Brewers so Adrian Beltre was in high spirits—even after striking out in the fifth inning.Read more...
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  • Jeffress available out of Rangers' bullpen

    Jeffress available out of Rangers' bullpen

    MLB.com Sep 26 (3 days ago)
    The Rangers are expected to regain the services of two key middle relievers, right-handers Tony Barnette and Jeremy Jeffress, during their three-game series against the Brewers.
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  • Finnegan Pitches 5 Scoreless Innings in Reds' 4-2 Win

    Finnegan Pitches 5 Scoreless Innings in Reds' 4-2 Win

    nytimes.com Sep 25 (5 days ago)
    Brandon Finnegan pitched five scoreless innings in his final start of the season, lifting the Cincinnati Reds to a 4-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday.
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  • Straily, Votto Lead Reds to 6-1 Win Over the Brewers

    Straily, Votto Lead Reds to 6-1 Win Over the Brewers

    nytimes.com MLB.com Sep 24 (5 days ago)
    Dan Straily kept up his domination of the Milwaukee Brewers this season.
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  • Davies ends '16 as established starter for Crew

    Davies ends '16 as established starter for Crew

    MLB.com Sep 24 (6 days ago)
    Zach Davies was an "anchor" of the Brewers' starting rotation in 2016 despite beginning the year at Triple-A, manager Craig Counsell said Friday after deeming Davies' first extended Major League season complete.
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  • Brewers turn second triple play of the season

    Brewers turn second triple play of the season

    MLB.com Sep 23 (6 days ago)
    For the second time this season, the Brewers helped starter Zach Davies out of a jam by turning three.
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  • Crew's HRs stall Pirates' WC run in finale win

    Crew's HRs stall Pirates' WC run in finale win

    MLB.com Sep 22
    Scooter Gennett and Chris Carter homered, Chase Anderson pitched effectively into the sixth and the Brewers played spoiler against the Pirates, denying Pittsburgh a three-game sweep with a 3-1 win Thursday at MIller Park.
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  • Marte exits during return with back tightness

    Marte exits during return with back tightness

    MLB.com Sep 22
    Making his first start since Sept. 5, Pirates outfielder Starling Marte exited Thursday's game against the Brewers in the third inning.
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  • S-Rod paces Bucs at plate in win over Crew

    S-Rod paces Bucs at plate in win over Crew

    MLB.com Sep 21
    Sean Rodriguez and the Pirates moved up in the National League Wild Card standings on Wednesday with another wire-to-wire win over the Brewers at Miller Park.
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  • Cutch sparks offense as Bucs keep chase

    Cutch sparks offense as Bucs keep chase

    MLB.com Sep 20
    A 6-3 win over the Brewers on Tuesday was the Pirates' fifth victory in six games, offering faint hope for Andrew McCutchen & Co. of another berth in the National League Wild Card Game.
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  • Rox rotation should follow De La Rosa's lead

    Rox rotation should follow De La Rosa's lead

    MLB.com Sep 20
    Jorge De La Rosa was a 10-year baseball journeyman, who spent the bulk of his time bouncing around in the Minor Leagues with the D-backs, Red Sox, Brewers and Royals, when the Rockies decided to give him a shot. In spring 2008, Colorado acquired him fro…
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  • Braun, Pina each at home with newborn

    Braun, Pina each at home with newborn

    MLB.com Sep 20
    The Brewers' family grew by two this week, as outfielder Ryan Braun and catcher Manny Pina were absent at the start of the team's final homestand Tuesday while tending to newborns at home.
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  • Pirates sticking with experienced Vogelsong

    Pirates sticking with experienced Vogelsong

    MLB.com Sep 20
    While clinging to thin postseason chances, the Pirates opted to stay with veteran Ryan Vogelsong in the rotation for Thursday's game against the Brewers.
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  • MLB ERA Leader Hendricks Loses as Brewers Beat Cubs 3-1

    MLB ERA Leader Hendricks Loses as Brewers Beat Cubs 3-1

    nytimes.com Sep 18
    A year ago, Kyle Hendricks might have been satisfied giving up a couple runs in a start.
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  • Peralta, Crew send Cubs to rare home series loss

    Peralta, Crew send Cubs to rare home series loss

    MLB.com Sep 18
    Wily Peralta struck out five over six innings and helped himself with an RBI single, and Chris Carter smacked his 36th home run in the Brewers' 3-1 victory over the Cubs on Sunday to take the series, three games to one. It's the first time the Cubs have…
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  • Braun Homers Twice, Carter Hits Slam, Brewers Top Cubs 11-3

    Braun Homers Twice, Carter Hits Slam, Brewers Top Cubs 11-3

    nytimes.com Sep 17
    A day after celebrating their NL Central title, the Chicago Cubs and Jake Arrieta were far from championship form.
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  • Brewers top Cubs with monster mashes

    Brewers top Cubs with monster mashes

    MLB.com Sep 17
    When Cubs manager Joe Maddon arrived at Wrigley Field on Saturday, the first thing he checked was whether the home clubhouse still smelled of champagne. All he wanted to do after that was hand the ball to Jake Arrieta, but Ryan Braun spoiled the Cubs' d…
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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.