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  • Arrieta, Cubs Send Brewers to 7th Straight Loss

    Arrieta, Cubs Send Brewers to 7th Straight Loss

    nytimes.com Updated 1 hour ago
    Jake Arrieta pitched six solid innings and the Chicago Cubs handed the Milwaukee Brewers their seventh straight loss, 7-1 Tuesday night.
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  • Brewers OF Gomez (wrist) out at least 1 week

    Brewers OF Gomez (wrist) out at least 1 week

    ESPN.com 5 hours ago
    Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Carlos Gomez has been diagnosed with a sprained left wrist and will be out of the starting lineup for at least one week.
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  • The Grand Slam: Cardinals take over first place in NL Central f…

    The Grand Slam: Cardinals take over first place in NL Central from Brewers

    yahoo.com 22 hours ago
    For the first time this season, the St. Louis Cardinals are alone in first place in the NL Central. That might seem untrue, since we've grown so accustomed to these modern Cardinals as the class of the division, but this year hasn't been a gimme by any …
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  • Brewers fall into second place after sixth straight loss

    Brewers fall into second place after sixth straight loss

    MLB.com Sep 1 (yesterday)
    The Brewers fight to stay atop the National League Central took another blow in Monday's 4-2 loss to the Cubs to open a three-game series at Wrigley Field.
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  • Castillo, Soler lead Cubs offense in win over Crew

    Castillo, Soler lead Cubs offense in win over Crew

    MLB.com nytimes.com Sep 1 (yesterday)
    Jorge Soler hit two doubles, including one in his first at-bat, and scored on an RBI single by Welington Castillo, who added a two-run home run, to lift the Cubs to a 4-2 win over the Brewers, who fell to second place in the Central Division.
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  • Touch 'em all: Minor leaguer plays all 9 spots

    Touch 'em all: Minor leaguer plays all 9 spots

    ESPN.com Aug 31 (2 days ago)
    Milwaukee Brewers prospect Nathan Orf played all nine positions for the Class A Brevard County Manatees.
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  • Holliday carries Cards back from five-run deficit

    Holliday carries Cards back from five-run deficit

    MLB.com Aug 31 (2 days ago)
    The Cardinals' offense emerged from its typical station-to-station ways to catapult past the Cubs and closer to the Brewers with a flurry of extra-base hits and by riding the back (and bat) of Matt Holliday. The Cardinals, poised to open a key series ag…
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  • Brewers Acquire Broxton From Reds for 2 Players

    Brewers Acquire Broxton From Reds for 2 Players

    nytimes.com yahoo.com ESPN.com MLB.com Aug 31 (2 days ago)
    The NL Central-leading Milwaukee Brewers have acquired right-handed reliever Jonathan Broxton from the Cincinnati Reds for two players to be named.
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  • Peavy flirts with no-hitter in besting Brewers

    Peavy flirts with no-hitter in besting Brewers

    MLB.com nytimes.com Aug 31 (3 days ago)
    Four days after Madison Bumgarner lost his perfect game to the leadoff hitter in the eighth, Jake Peavy lost his no-hit bid with one out in the top of the eighth Saturday when Mark Reynolds flared a single to right, but the Giants defeated the Brewers, …
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  • The Grand Slam: Buster Posey's five hits help Giants dismantle …

    The Grand Slam: Buster Posey's five hits help Giants dismantle Brewers

    yahoo.com ESPN.com nytimes.com Aug 30 (4 days ago)
    If you thought Buster Posey was hot coming out of the Colorado series (six hits, three home runs, including a walkoff), he's positively scorching now after going 5 for 5 in San Francisco's 13-2 blowout victory over the Milwaukee Brewers. Posey singled a…
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  • Giants romp past Brewers into Wild Card lead

    Giants romp past Brewers into Wild Card lead

    MLB.com Aug 30 (4 days ago)
    Buster Posey went 5-for-5 with three RBIs to record the second five-hit game of his career Friday night as the Giants shellacked the Brewers, 13-2, inside AT&T Park. With the win, the Giants leapfrogged the Cardinals by a half-game for sole possessi…
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  • Brewers unlikely to make last-minute trade

    Brewers unlikely to make last-minute trade

    MLB.com Aug 29 (4 days ago)
    With about 48 hours remaining to acquire players and have them eligible for the postseason roster, Brewers general manager Doug Melvin said Friday he did not anticipate any last-minute trade activity.
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  • Garza ready to rejoin Brewers rotation next week

    Garza ready to rejoin Brewers rotation next week

    MLB.com ESPN.com Aug 29 (4 days ago)
    After watching Matt Garza face hitters Friday for the first time since the right-hander suffered a rib-cage strain earlier in the month, Brewers manager Ron Roenicke declared, "He's ready to go."
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  • Brewers, Segura considering mechanical changes

    Brewers, Segura considering mechanical changes

    MLB.com Aug 28 (5 days ago)
    As shortstop Jean Segura struggles through his second full season in the Major Leagues, the Brewers are mulling sending him home with an offseason homework assignment. Some in the organization believe that a fundamental change to his hitting mechanics c…
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  • Rockies, Brewers unable to complete Morneau deal

    Rockies, Brewers unable to complete Morneau deal

    MLB.com Aug 28 (6 days ago)
    Jon Heyman of MLB Network reported Thursday that the Brewers and Rockies discussed a trade that would send Justin Morneau to Milwaukee, but ultimately couldn't reach an agreement.
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  • Stewing Roenicke: Ump 'terrible behind plate'

    Stewing Roenicke: Ump 'terrible behind plate'

    ESPN.com Aug 28 (6 days ago)
    Brewers manager Ron Roenicke said he might as well have thrown the towel in as early as the second inning of a 3-2 loss to the Padres on Wednesday thanks to plate umpire Mark Ripperger, who "we've had before, and he is terrible behind home plate."
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  • Rivera delivers game-tying homer, walk-off single

    Rivera delivers game-tying homer, walk-off single

    MLB.com Aug 28 (6 days ago)
    Rene Rivera 's game-winning single in the bottom of the 10th inning Wednesday gave the Padres a 3-2 victory over the Brewers before a crowd of 21,156 at Petco Park.
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  • Ross extends streak of quality starts to 13

    Ross extends streak of quality starts to 13

    MLB.com nytimes.com Aug 27 (7 days ago)
    Tyson Ross extended his franchise record streak of consecutive quality starts to 13 as the Padres defeated the Brewers, 4-1, on Tuesday Petco Park.
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  • Video - Brewers Suffer Seventh Straight Loss 00:58

    Brewers Suffer Seventh Straight Loss

    Sep 2
    The Brewers feel to the Cubs 7-1 on Tuesday.
  • Video - Cubs Double Up Brewers 01:10

    Cubs Double Up Brewers

    Sep 1
    Welington Castillo and Luis Valbuena both homered in the Cubs' 4-2 win over the Brewers.
  • Video - Giants Trounce Brewers To Complete Sweep 00:52

    Giants Trounce Brewers To Complete Sweep

    Aug 31
    Pablo Sandoval drove in three runs as the Giants defeated the Brewers 15-5.
  • Video - Brewers Bolster Bullpen With Broxton 02:14

    Brewers Bolster Bullpen With Broxton

    Aug 31
    ESPN.com MLB editor Christina Kahrl discusses the Brewers' acquisition of reliever Jonathan Broxton in a trade with the Cincinnati Reds.

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