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It's been awhile since we've heard from Hank the Ballpark Pup, but it turns out there's a good reason. The Milwaukee Brewers canine mascot, who stole the hearts of baseball fans when he trotted on to the scene during spring training in 2014, is preparin…Share Tweet
MLB.com Nov 21 (6 days ago)No matter where they play, the Aguilas Cibaenas and Tigres del Licey rivalry is intense. The setting on Saturday night just happened to be at Marlins Park in the inaugural Serie de las Americas.Share Tweet
Brewers' Rivera earns AFL's Stenson AwardMLB.com Nov 21 (6 days ago)Yadiel Rivera of the Brewers had quite the Saturday. In addition to leading off and starting at shortstop for the Surprise Saguaros in the Arizona Fall League championship game, Rivera was named the winner of the Dernell Stenson Sportsmanship Award prio…Share TweetMLB.com Nov 19The Astros traded infielder Jonathan Villar to the Brewers on Thursday in exchange for Minor League right-hander Cy Sneed, while clearing more space on their 40-man roster by releasing outfielder Robbie Grossman and left-hander Luis Cruz.Share TweetDetroit added Francisco Rodriguez, who holds the major league record for saves in a season, to shore up a bullpen that has been a problem for the last few seasons.Share Tweet
Tigers get K-Rod from Brewers to be closerMLB.com Nov 18The Tigers hit the trade market for their closer and found a familiar name. Francisco Rodriguez, rumored for years to be a potential Detroit closer, will get the chance after being acquired from the Brewers on Wednesday for infield prospect Javier Betan…Share Tweet
Brewers name Flanagan farm directorMLB.com Nov 13The Brewers promoted from within Friday to fill their farm director vacancy, naming longtime club employee Tom Flanagan to the post.Share Tweet
Brewers weighing options for third base, CFMLB.com Nov 11The Brewers are open to external solutions for their two most unsettled positions, third base and center field, general manager David Stearns suggested Wednesday from the annual General Managers Meetings.Share Tweetnytimes.com Oct 24The groundwork for back-to-back World Series runs by the Kansas City Royals began on a cold December day in 2010 when they traded perhaps the game's best pitcher.Share Tweet
Brewers tab Arnold as assistant GMMLB.com Oct 14New Brewers general manager David Stearns has found his right-hand man, naming Rays director of player personnel Matt Arnold as Milwaukee's assistant GM on Wednesday.Share Tweet
Brewers let go of 5 coaches, including Narron, KranitzMLB.com Oct 5The Milwaukee Brewers announced on Monday that the contracts of five coaches will not be renewed, while hitting coach Darnell Coles and third-base coach Ed Sedar will return for the 2016 season.Share TweetThe Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 3-1 on Sunday for their eighth straight win, but still needed Pittsburgh to lose in order to host the Pirates in the NL wild-card game.Share TweetMLB.com Oct 1Ian Kennedy struck out 11 batters in six innings for his first victory in more than a month and Yangervis Solarte hit a two-run home run as the Padres finished their home slate with a 3-1 win over the Brewers on Thursday at Petco Park.Share TweetRookie pitcher Jorge Lopez picked up a victory in his Major League debut and Jean Segura hit a two-run home run Tuesday as the Brewers edged the Padres, 4-3, at Petco Park.Share Tweet
Rogers' Grand Slam in 9th Rallies Brewers Past Cardinalsnytimes.com Sep 27Jason Rogers feels right at home in the spoiler role.Share Tweet
Garcia Dazzles as Cardinals Whip Brewers 5-1nytimes.com Sep 26Jaime Garcia worked eight dominant innings after getting a big early cushion, and the St. Louis Cardinals maintained their three-game lead in the NL Central with a 5-1 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night.Share Tweet
Extra Bases: Brewers’ New G.M. Looks to Change Story Linenytimes.com Sep 26David Stearns, who at 30 is the majors’ youngest general manager, has a wealth of varied experiences in baseball since his early foray into writing.Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 26Take a look around the league with Big League Stew's daily wrap up. We'll hit on all of the biggest moments from the day that you may have missed, while providing highlights, photos and interesting stats. Friday night was a double whammy for the St. Lou…Share Tweet
Peralta, Piscotty Power Cardinals Over Brewers 7-3nytimes.com Sep 25Jhonny Peralta picked a big time to end his homer drought, and then rookie Stephen Piscotty followed with a timely hit of his own.Share Tweet
Jacks spark Cardinals' rally; magic number to 6MLB.com Sep 24In a three-pitch span at Busch Stadium on Thursday night, the Cardinals used back-to-back blasts from Jhonny Peralta and Stephen Piscotty to flip a three-run deficit into a one-run lead and spark a 7-3 victory over the Brewers.Share Tweet
The Art Of Pitch-FramingMar 21Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy explains the finer points of pitch-framing
Former Biogenesis Owner Gets 4-Year SentenceFeb 17ESPN investigative reporter T.J. Quinn discusses the severity of the sentence handed down to former Biogenesis owner Anthony Bosch by a federal judge.
Prized Cuban Prospect Nearing MLB DecisionFeb 11ESPN senior MLB writer Jerry Crasnick discusses potential MLB teams for Yoan Moncada.
Phillies Looking To Trade Papelbon To BrewersJan 23ESPN senior baseball writer Jerry Crasnick discusses the Phillies' talks with the Brewers about a possible Jonathan Papelbon trade.
Adande: Kobe Bryant is giving the Lakers an easy outNov 27As the Los Angeles Lakers consider whether to bring Kobe Bryant back, his declining play has basically made their decision for them.
Future NBA cornerstone (Insider)Nov 25Chad Ford says the LSU freshman has special qualities. "I think what scouts love the most is how Simmons plays the game. He plays with a calm demeanor...
NBA: Opponents can't afford to give Golden State Warriors second looksNov 22For Golden State, offensive boards equal a wide-open -- and dangerous -- Steph Curry. Teams that want a chance against the champs must limit their second looks, writes J.A. Adande.
NBA: Warriors are having a blast making historyNov 20Winning is a feat and a mindset built by repetition. The Warriors have grasped the concept and mastered the approach and are leaving the rest of the NBA behind.