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Scooter Gennett helps stray dog at Brewers spring training

Scooter Gennett helps stray dog at Brewers spring training

yahoo.com Updated Feb 28 (yesterday)
On Thursday, Milwaukee Brewers infielder Scooter Gennett was going about his business after the Milwaukee Brewers wrapped up workouts at their spring complex in Maryvale, Ariz. when he discovered a stray dachshund wondering the area. According to Gennet…
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  • Brewers 3B Ramirez: Probably final season

    Brewers 3B Ramirez: Probably final season

    ESPN.com MLB.com Feb 27 (yesterday)
    It's never easy for a baseball player to leave his family for six weeks of spring training, no matter how nice the weather is in Arizona.
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  • AP Source: K-Rod, Brewers Agree to $13M, 2-Year Deal

    AP Source: K-Rod, Brewers Agree to $13M, 2-Year Deal

    nytimes.com Feb 26 (3 days ago)
    Francisco Rodriguez will be jogging out of the bullpen again for the Milwaukee Brewers.
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  • K-Rod inks two-year deal with Brewers

    K-Rod inks two-year deal with Brewers

    MLB.com ESPN.com Feb 26 (3 days ago)
    All-Star closer Francisco Rodriguez, who saved 44 games with the Brewers last season, agreed Thursday to a two-year, $13 million free-agent contract that includes a club option.
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  • Dutch Beer Sucks. Blame The Weed. 

    Dutch Beer Sucks. Blame The Weed. 

    deadspin.com Feb 25 (4 days ago)
    There is some debate within the Craft Beer Movement™ about every goddamn thing, so it makes sense that the list of contentious issues begins with the very phrase "craft beer." The Brewers Association defines "craft" as ... just kiddi…
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  • As Braun goes, so go the Brewers

    As Braun goes, so go the Brewers

    MLB.com Feb 24 (5 days ago)
    There is no way to gloss over what Ryan Braun means to the Brewers. He is the face of the franchise and the guy they made the commitment to keep, looking to build their long-term success around him. A return to form from the former NL MVP will be vital …
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  • Thornburg ready to contribute any way he can

    Thornburg ready to contribute any way he can

    MLB.com Feb 24 (5 days ago)
    Tyler Thornburg would love to settle into a set role. But for now, the right-hander remains the Swiss Army knife of the Brewers' pitching staff.
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  • Last Call: Arctic tailgate plans altered

    Last Call: Arctic tailgate plans altered

    MLB.com Feb 24 (5 days ago)
    With Spring Training underway, Brewers.com is introducing a new feature called "Morning Brew," which will morph into "Last Call" at the end of the day for news and notes.
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  • Brewers put in strong offer for Moncada

    Brewers put in strong offer for Moncada

    MLB.com Feb 23 (6 days ago)
    The Brewers were the first team to submit an offer to Cuban infielder Yoan Moncada, general manager Doug Melvin said, but knew within 72 hours the 19-year-old would be signing elsewhere.
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  • Willis mounts another comeback, this time with Brewers

    Willis mounts another comeback, this time with Brewers

    MLB.com Feb 22 (7 days ago)
    Dontrelle Willis starts talking, and the volume in the Brewers Spring Training clubhouse begins to rise. Everyone forgets that it's 8:30 a.m., that it's been a dozen years since a 21-year-old Willis strutted to the World Series with the Marlins and that…
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  • Braun won't be restricted as camp begins

    Braun won't be restricted as camp begins

    MLB.com Feb 21
    While Brewers players underwent their annual physical exams Saturday, Brewers officials expressed continued optimism for three important players returning from injury-plagued seasons: right fielder Ryan Braun and relievers Jim Henderson and Tyler Thornb…
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  • Herrera shovels way through offseason workouts

    Herrera shovels way through offseason workouts

    MLB.com Feb 17
    Brewers utility man Elian Herrera is the rare Dominican ballplayer whose offseason training regimen includes shoveling snow.
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  • Brewers releasing a talking bobblehead of Harry Doyle from 'Maj…

    Brewers releasing a talking bobblehead of Harry Doyle from 'Major League'

    yahoo.com Feb 17
    If you didn't already know, The Stew has an unhealthy love for the baseball flick "Major League," which is why the Milwaukee Brewers absolutely delighted us with news that they're releasing a talking bobblehead of Harry Doyle, the film's play-…
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  • Brewers mascot Hank has his own Valentine's Day card

    Brewers mascot Hank has his own Valentine's Day card

    yahoo.com Feb 14
    It was just about this time last year that Hank the Ballpark Pup casually strolled into our lives. The Milwaukee Brewers had just opened spring training when the then unknown stray with loads of upside in the charm and cuteness department made his first…
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  • Brewers ink righties Roenicke, Herndon to Minors deals

    Brewers ink righties Roenicke, Herndon to Minors deals

    MLB.com Feb 13
    The nephew of Brewers manager Ron Roenicke and a former Phillie are the latest relievers with Major League experience to ink Minor League contracts with Milwaukee.
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  • Brewers need Lucroy to be a fast healer

    Brewers need Lucroy to be a fast healer

    The Brewers have to be hoping that Jonathan Lucroy's strained right hamstring keeps him out no longer than the projected four to six weeks, as he has become a focal point of this club, on the field and in the clubhouse.
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  • Brewers load up truck for trip to Phoenix

    Brewers load up truck for trip to Phoenix

    MLB.com Feb 11
    On an otherwise dreary winter day, Brewers COO Rick Schlesinger ducked down to the service level at Miller Park to watch crews load a semitrailer with everything from uniforms to medical supplies to sunflower seeds. By day's end, all of that equipment w…
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  • Brewers again win big for sports marketing

    Brewers again win big for sports marketing

    MLB.com Feb 10
    For the fourth straight year, the Brewers were the top award winner at the National Sports Forum, the largest annual gathering of sports marketing, sales, promotions and event entertainment executives from professional and collegiate leagues throughout …
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  • Brewers sign former closer Perez to Minor League contract

    Brewers sign former closer Perez to Minor League contract

    MLB.com Feb 4
    The Brewers' search for a reliever with closing experience led them to former Indians All-Star Chris Perez, who signed a Minor League contract Wednesday with invitation to big league Spring Training.
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  • 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.
  • Video - Rangers Trade For Yovani Gallardo 03:26

    Rangers Trade For Yovani Gallardo

    Jan 19
    ESPNDallas.com's Calvin Watkins breaks down the Rangers' decision to trade for pitcher Yovani Gallardo.

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