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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...

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...

Brewers edge Tigers 3-2 in 10 innings for 5th straight win

May. 31, 2021 18:25 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Luis Urías hit a drive that bounced over the wall and brought home Omar Narváez with the winning run in the 10th inning as the Milwaukee Brewers edged the Detroit Tigers 3-2 on Monday. The Brewers won their fifth straight and snapped the Tigers’...

Skubal leads Tigers to 6-2 win, rare sweep of Yankees

May. 30, 2021 17:33 PM EDT

Detroit (AP) — Rookie Tarik Skubal pitched six shutout innings, and the Detroit Tigers beat New York 6-2 Sunday for their first home series sweep of the Yankees in 21 years. “We've been picking things up for a couple weeks now, but it is still great to see this group...

Woodruff tops Scherzer, García homers as Brewers sweep Nats

May. 30, 2021 17:14 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Brandon Woodruff outpitched Max Scherzer, Avisaíl García homered again and the Milwaukee Brewers blanked the Washington Nationals 3-0 Sunday. “It was one big swing for us,” Milwaukee manager Craig Counsell said. The Brewers...

Musgrove sharp, Padres steal 6 bases in 7-1 win over Brewers

May. 26, 2021 00:06 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Joe Musgrove and three relievers combined on a two-hitter, San Diego got to Brewers ace Corbin Burnes by matching a season high with six stolen bases and the Padres beat Milwaukee 7-1 Tuesday night. San Diego ran like crazy on a night when Burnes (2-4)...

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....

Royals pounce on Brewers bullpen in 6-4 win for 2-game sweep

May. 19, 2021 23:56 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals hung around long enough to watch Brewers ace Corbin Burnes head for the showers. Then they pounced on the Milwaukee bullpen. Jorge Soler hit a slump-busting homer to tie the game, Nicky Lopez bunted...