Latest Milwaukee Brewers News

Reds cool off Brewers 10-2 to earn 4th straight victory

Jun. 15, 2021 00:41 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — At a time when the Milwaukee Brewers are playing as well as just about any team in the majors, Cincinnati Reds rookie Vladimir Gutiérrez is the one guy who has their number. Gutiérrez and three relievers combined on a four-hitter with 12 strikeouts to...

Davies sharp, Cubs beat Cardinals 2-0 for 3-game sweep

Jun. 13, 2021 23:13 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Zach Davies tossed two-hit ball into the seventh inning to outduel Carlos Martinez, and the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-0 on Sunday night to complete a three-game sweep. The Cubs have won five straight and 15 of 20 to remain in a tie with...

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 acquire reliever Hunter Strickland from Angels

Jun. 12, 2021 14:58 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Reliever Hunter Strickland is switching teams again as the Milwaukee Brewers attempt to see if he can regain his early-season form. The Brewers announced Saturday they have acquired Strickland from the Los Angeles Angels for cash. ...

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...

Injury likely to keep Brewers 3B Shaw out until August

Jun. 11, 2021 19:57 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers third baseman Travis Shaw likely won’t return until August after dislocating his left shoulder diving for a ground ball this week. Shaw got hurt Wednesday at Cincinnati and was placed on the injured list the next day. Brewers manager...

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...

Garcia homers, Brewers beat Reds 5-1 for 5th straight win

Jun. 08, 2021 23:50 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Avisail Garcia homered and singled home another run and the streaking Milwaukee Brewers beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-1 on Tuesday night for their fifth straight win. The NL Central-leading Brewers were coming off a four-game sweep of Arizona and have won...

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...