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Marte paces suddenly surging Pirates over Brewers

Marte paces suddenly surging Pirates over Brewers

MLB.com nytimes.com Updated 17 hours ago
Starling Marte drove in a career-high five runs and left-hander Jeff Locke retired 23 of the last 25 men he faced Saturday, leading the Pirates to a 6-2 win over the Brewers.
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  • Pittsburgh Snaps Out of Slump, Runs Away From Brewers 6-3

    Pittsburgh Snaps Out of Slump, Runs Away From Brewers 6-3

    nytimes.com Apr 17 (yesterday)
    Vance Worley worked six effective innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates snapped out of a lengthy slump to top the Milwaukee Brewers 6-3 on Friday night.
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  • Lackey goes 7 in Cardinals' shutout of Brewers

    Lackey goes 7 in Cardinals' shutout of Brewers

    MLB.com nytimes.com Apr 16 (3 days ago)
    John Lackey and Mike Fiers locked up in a scoreless duel into the sixth inning before the Cardinals broke through for a 4-0 victory and a series win over the Brewers on Thursday at Busch Stadium. Lackey wound up working seven shutout innings, striking o…
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  • Gomez heads back to Milwaukee for hamstring evaluation

    Gomez heads back to Milwaukee for hamstring evaluation

    MLB.com Apr 16 (3 days ago)
    Carlos Gomez traveled back to Milwaukee on Thursday for an examination of his injured right hamstring while Brewers officials began to mull potential roster moves should Gomez require a stint on the 15-day disabled list.
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  • Cardinals edge Brewers for first home victory

    Cardinals edge Brewers for first home victory

    MLB.com nytimes.com Apr 16 (4 days ago)
    Behind two RBIs from Matt Holliday and three hits from Yadier Molina, the Cardinals displayed a steady attack against Brewers starting pitcher Wily Peralta to even the three-game series with a 4-2 victory on Wednesday. It was St. Louis' first win of the…
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  • Defensive execution lacking in Cards' home debut

    Defensive execution lacking in Cards' home debut

    MLB.com Apr 13 (6 days ago)
    Kolten Wong committed a pair of errors behind Adam Wainwright, who uncharacteristically had first-batter issues, as the Cardinals allowed the Brewers to walk away with a victory in the Busch Stadium opener.
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  • Garza escapes trouble, finds a 'W' in St. Louis

    Garza escapes trouble, finds a 'W' in St. Louis

    MLB.com nytimes.com Apr 13 (6 days ago)
    After going winless in five previous starts at Busch Stadium, Brewers right-hander Matt Garza picked up a victory Monday despite having to work around four walks and a series of defensive miscues behind him.
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  • Segura finds redemption with glove in ugly win

    Segura finds redemption with glove in ugly win

    MLB.com Apr 13 (6 days ago)
    Jean Segura had a bad day on defense in the Brewers' 5-4 victory over the Cardinals on Monday, but the shortstop stayed at it and came up with a huge defensive play to help protect the lead.
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  • McCutchen Returns to Lineup, Homers as Pirates Rout Brewers

    McCutchen Returns to Lineup, Homers as Pirates Rout Brewers

    nytimes.com Apr 12 (7 days ago)
    Andrew McCutchen was back in the Pittsburgh lineup Sunday and he made quite a difference.
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  • Kang collects first big league hit after being robbed twice

    Kang collects first big league hit after being robbed twice

    MLB.com Apr 12 (7 days ago)
    Jung Ho Kang's first Major League hit was a soft line drive to center, but no one could deny that he had it coming after being robbed twice by Brewers third baseman Aramis Ramirez earlier in Sunday's game.
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  • Gennett ejection Friday lands him on bench Saturday

    Gennett ejection Friday lands him on bench Saturday

    MLB.com Apr 11
    After expressing regret about the ejection which left his team in a tight spot Friday, and saying he would apologize to the umpire who ejected him, Scooter Gennett began Saturday's game against the Pirates on the Brewers' bench.
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  • Pirates Locke down 1st 'W' while Brewers stuck winless

    Pirates Locke down 1st 'W' while Brewers stuck winless

    The ranks of the Major League's winless teams were certain to shrink here Friday night. But, just as surely, one of the teams would be looking at an 0-4 opening hand -- and that's what the Pirates dealt the Brewers with a 6-2 victory in Miller Park.
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  • Brewers minor-league team sets off on 55-game road trip

    Brewers minor-league team sets off on 55-game road trip

    yahoo.com Apr 10
    Johnny Cash has got nothing on the Biloxi Shuckers. The Double-A affiliate of the Milwaukee Brwers is about to embark on a 55-game road trip through the Southern League, and by the end of it each of the players will be able to confidently say “I’ve Been…
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  • Cards to recognize past, present before home opener

    Cards to recognize past, present before home opener

    MLB.com Apr 9
    Striking at the heart of their "Tradition Meets Today" season theme, the Cardinals will introduce their 2015 roster and recognize the organization's Hall of Famers during a ceremony prior to the team's home opener against the Milwaukee Brewers…
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  • Rockies bring boom, brooms to Milwaukee

    Rockies bring boom, brooms to Milwaukee

    MLB.com Apr 8
    Wilin Rosario launched a pinch-hit solo shot off Francisco Rodriguez in the 10th inning Wednesday to give the Rockies a 5-4 victory over the Brewers at Miller Park.
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  • Brewers sit Braun for finale vs. Rockies to rest rib cage

    Brewers sit Braun for finale vs. Rockies to rest rib cage

    MLB.com Apr 8
    A team off-day Thursday helped drive the Brewers to give right fielder Ryan Braun at least one more day to rest the strained muscle along his right lower rib cage.
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  • Rockies tie record with 12 2Bs through 2 games

    Rockies tie record with 12 2Bs through 2 games

    MLB.com Apr 8
    With six doubles in Tuesday night's 5-2 victory over the Brewers, the Rockies have 12 doubles through the season's first two games to tie the 1912 New York Giants for the Major League record.
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  • Segura OK after being hit in face by pitch

    Segura OK after being hit in face by pitch

    MLB.com Apr 8
    Brewers shortstop Jean Segura thought he had a broken nose. Instead, he suffered only a scare during Tuesday's 5-2 loss to the Rockies at Miller Park.
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  • Lyles Pitches Rockies to Another Win Over Brewers, 5-2

    Lyles Pitches Rockies to Another Win Over Brewers, 5-2

    nytimes.com Apr 7
    Jordan Lyles pitched six effective innings and the Colorado Rockies hit six doubles for the second consecutive game in a 5-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night.
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  • The Rockies Are Going To Sock Some Goddamn Dingers This Year

    The Rockies Are Going To Sock Some Goddamn Dingers This Year

    deadspin.com Apr 7
    Hey! The Colorado Rockies might be really fun this year. Take it from me, a Rockies fan who is super reasonable and not at all still riding the high of yesterday’s 10-0 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers.Read more...
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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.

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