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Milwaukee Brewers catcher Omar Narvaez tags out Cincinnati Reds' Shogo Akiyama at home during the seventh inning of a baseball game Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020, in Milwaukee. Akiyama tried to score from third on a ball hit by Joey Votto. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

DeSclafani , Suarez pace Reds past Brewers, 4-1

Aug. 8, 2020 11:38 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Anthony DeSclafani allowed two singles over six scoreless innings and Eugenio Suarez hit a three-run homer to lift the Cincinnati Reds to a 4-1 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night. Suarez put the Reds up 3-0 in the first with his second homer of the season. The Reds added...

Milwaukee Brewers manager Craig Counsell left, celebrates with Lorenzo Cain (6) after he scored one a Eric Sogard single during the second inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs Saturday, July 25, 2020, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

Yelich, Smoak homer, tempers flare as Brewers beat Cubs 8-3

Jul. 25, 2020 6:12 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Christian Yelich and Justin Smoak hit long home runs, umpires intervened before a shouting match between the teams got too serious and the Milwaukee Brewers powered past the Chicago Cubs 8-3 on Saturday. Without fans at Wrigley Field, players from both NL Central rivals could be heard...

Milwaukee Brewers manager Craig Counsell left, celebrates with Lorenzo Cain (6) after he scored one a Eric Sogard single during the second inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs Saturday, July 25, 2020, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

Yelich, Smoak homer, Brewers top Cubs 8-3 in testy matchup

Jul. 25, 2020 5:43 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Christian Yelich and Justin Smoak hit long home runs, umpires intervened before a shouting match between the teams got too serious and the Milwaukee Brewers powered past the Chicago Cubs 8-3 on Saturday. Without fans at Wrigley Field, players from both NL Central rivals could be heard...

FILE - In this July 14, 2020, file photo, Milwaukee Brewers' Lorenzo Cain, right, hits a single during an intrasquad game at Miller Park in Milwaukee. As baseball attempts to play a shortened 60-game regular season amid a coronavirus pandemic, there is some concern that home plate could become a hot spot for transmission. (AP Photo/Morry Gash, File)

Safe at home? Social distancing difficult around MLB plates

Jul. 21, 2020 3:24 PM EDT

Just like his strong arm and limber legs, Joe Girardi made good use of his mouth over 15 seasons as a big league catcher. So much so that slugger Chili Davis once told him to shut it. “He was like, ‘You’re bothering me, I’m trying to hit,’” recalled Girardi, now manager...

Tampa Bay Rays' Tyler Glasnow, right, bumps fists with catcher Mike Zunino after pitching during baseball practice Tuesday, July 14, 2020, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Mike Carlson)

Puig picks Braves, Glasnow makes strong return to Rays

Jul. 15, 2020 12:19 AM EDT

Opening day rosters gained clarity on Tuesday when the Atlanta Braves reached an agreement with Yasiel Puig, and Tampa Bay pitcher Tyler Glasnow provided hopes for teams awaiting players to be cleared following positive tests for the coronavirus. Puig agreed to a one-year deal pending a physical, a person with...

FILE - In this Saturday, July 4, 2020, file photo, Milwaukee Brewers' Ryan Braun throws in the outfield during baseball practice at Miller Park in Milwaukee. After reaching the National League championship series in 2018 and falling in the NL wild-card game last year, the Brewers are seeking an unprecedented third straight playoff berth during this unusual 60-game season. (AP Photo/Morry Gash, File)

Brewers seek to make history with 3rd straight playoff berth

Jul. 14, 2020 9:00 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers want to celebrate their golden anniversary by accomplishing something they have never done before. After reaching the National League Championship Series in 2018 and falling in the NL wild-card game last year, the Brewers are seeking an unprecedented third straight...

FILE - In this July 3, 2020, file photo, Seattle Mariners pitcher Yusei Kikuchi throws the ball at a baseball practice in Seattle. Even in a 60-game sprint season, this will not be the year that team comes to fruition. If anything, the truncated season may delay some of the Mariner's rebuilding plans, but still with the optimistic hope the club begins turning the corner into contention in 2021. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)

Even in shortened season, focus for Mariners is on future

Jul. 14, 2020 5:39 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — For the first time in 20 years, the Seattle Mariners will begin a season without Ichiro Suzuki or Felix Hernandez on the opening day roster. Those two stars served as faces of the franchise for the past two decades while Seattle struggled through the longest postseason drought in major pro...

Milwaukee Brewers' Justin Grimm, Devin Williams and Josh Hader watch during a practice session Monday, July 13, 2020, at Miller Park in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Major league teams try to ramp up the competition in camp

Jul. 14, 2020 12:04 AM EDT

Well-traveled Milwaukee Brewers first baseman-outfielder Logan Morrison figures it will be easy for him to adjust to games without spectators this season. “I played for the Rays and the Marlins, so I’m used to it,” Morrison said. The Brewers and other major league teams worked out again...