This is the August 31, 2012 news archive. View today's Brewers rumors and news.
D-backs claim Ransom off waivers from BrewersMLB.com Aug 31, 2012The D-backs claimed Cody Ransom off waivers on Friday and plan to activate the infielder when rosters expand Saturday.Share Tweet
Karstens exits in first with right hip flexor strainMLB.com Aug 31, 2012Jeff Karstens' attempt to pitch his way past the strained left groin that had shortened his previous start was brief -- and costly. Karstens was pulled from his Friday night start against the Brewers with one out in the first inning.Share TweetA statue of popular Brewers broadcaster Bob Uecker was dedicated outside Miller Park on Friday, and those in attendance recalled it was all made possible because of some spilled mashed potatoes and gravy.Share Tweet