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García, Yelich help Brewers sweep Pirates with 5-2 win

Jun. 13, 2021 18:25 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Avisaíl García hit a two-run homer, Christian Yelich added a pinch-hit sacrifice fly on his bobblehead day and the Milwaukee Brewers completed a three-game sweep of the Pittsburgh Pirates with a 5-2 win on Sunday. Despite getting outhit 10-5,...

Yelich, Brewers bail out Burnes in victory over Pirates

Jun. 12, 2021 21:15 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brewers ace Corbin Burnes has made things easy for his teammates this season, shutting down opponents and working deep into games. When he failed to do either of those things Saturday, Milwaukee paid him back with a dominant bullpen effort and a...

Brewers win 7-4 by capitalizing on Pirates' control problems

Jun. 12, 2021 00:37 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Patience paid off for the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night. It helped that they were facing a Pittsburgh Pirates bullpen that couldn’t throw the ball over the plate no matter who was pitching. Christian Yelich hit a bases-loaded...

Rookie Gutierrez wins again as Reds beat Brewers 7-3

Jun. 09, 2021 23:57 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Vladimir Gutierrez settled down nicely after a tough start. A conversation with a teammate helped. Gutierrez pitched seven effective innings, Tyler Stephenson drove in three runs and the Cincinnati Reds stopped Milwaukee’s...

LEADING OFF: Bosox try for sweep in Bronx, O's check Means

Jun. 05, 2021 23:16 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Sunday: BOSTON BROOMS? Rafael Devers and the Red Sox go for a three-game sweep at Yankee Stadium in this week’s Sunday night matchup. Kiké Hernández snapped an 0-for-27 skid with...

Yelich, Narváez HR, Brews hand D-backs 16th road loss in row

Jun. 05, 2021 22:04 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Christian Yelich and Omar Narváez hit back-to-back homers in the eighth inning and the Milwaukee Brewers beat Arizona 7-5 Saturday, the Diamondbacks' team-record 16th straight road loss. Milwaukee has won 13 of its last 16 against Arizona dating to the...

Yelich leads Brewers' power surge in 7-4 win over Arizona

Jun. 04, 2021 00:27 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Christian Yelich used a new bat and regained the power stroke that has been missing from his game this season. Yelich hit a three-run home run in the third inning for one of the Milwaukee Brewers' four homers in a 7-4 victory over the Arizona...

Brewers sweep Nationals in day-night doubleheader

May. 30, 2021 01:03 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Luis Urías went 3 for 3 with two RBIs, including the tiebreaking double in a four-run sixth inning, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Washington Nationals 6-2 on Saturday night to sweep a split doubleheader. Leadoff batter Kolten Wong also had three...

Padres rally in 9th vs Brews stalls, 9-game win streak ends

May. 24, 2021 23:59 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brewers closer Josh Hader stopped San Diego’s rally in the ninth inning and the Padres’ nine-game winning streak ended Monday night with a 5-3 loss to Milwaukee. Fresh off sweeping a nine-game homestand, the Padres trailed 5-0 going into the ninth....

Injuries have limited some of baseball's biggest stars

May. 24, 2021 04:04 AM EDT

For the first few weeks of the 2021 season, Mike Trout looked as impressive as ever, and Jacob deGrom was dominant on the mound. It would have been something to see what they could have done over a full season, but that won't happen now because both are sidelined with...