Latest Milwaukee Brewers News

AP source: MLB forms economic group as regional TV in peril

Feb. 03, 2023 14:58 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Concerned about a possible bankruptcy for the company that owns local broadcasting rights to 14 of the 30 Major League Baseball teams, the league has formed a new economic study committee that will gather next week at the owners’ meetings in Palm Beach, Florida. ...

Royals, Zack Greinke finalize $8.5M deal for 2023 season

Feb. 03, 2023 12:33 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals finalized Zack Greinke's $8.5 million contract for the upcoming season on Friday, bringing back a well-known and veteran arm to their otherwise young starting rotation. The deal for the 39-year-old right-hander includes up to $7.5...

O's-Nats TV dispute goes before NY's top court on March 14

Feb. 01, 2023 13:57 PM EST

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Court of Appeals has scheduled oral arguments for March 14 in the long-running dispute between the Baltimore Orioles and Washington Nationals over television rights fees. After agreeing in September 2021 to consider the case, the state's highest...

Brewers' Anderson hopeful improved shoulder sparks rebound

Jan. 23, 2023 16:10 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Now that his shoulder isn’t bothering him anymore, new Milwaukee Brewers acquisition Brian Anderson is hoping he can recapture the hitting success he enjoyed earlier in his career. The Brewers announced the signing of Anderson on Monday, though the deal was...

Former All-Star third baseman Sal Bando dies at 78

Jan. 21, 2023 15:51 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Sal Bando, a three-time World Series champion with the Oakland Athletics and former Milwaukee Brewers executive, has died. He was 78. According to a statement from his family, Bando died Friday night in Oconomowoc. The family said the former third baseman lost a...

Motivated Brewers determined to start new playoff streak

Jan. 18, 2023 21:09 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brewers shortstop Willy Adames attended the World Series as a spectator last season but couldn’t help but wonder what might have been. Milwaukee went 86-76 last year, ending a string of four straight playoff appearances. In the race for the National League’s...

AP source: Brewers reach $3.5M deal with ex-Marlin Anderson

Jan. 18, 2023 10:45 AM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Brewers have agreed to a $3.5 million, one-year contract with former Miami Marlins third baseman/right fielder Brian Anderson, a person familiar with the situation said Wednesday. The person spoke to The Associated Press on the condition of anonymity because...

Wade Miley would earn all bonuses for pitching 150 innings

Jan. 11, 2023 18:57 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Wade Miley would earn all of his $1.5 million in performance bonuses if he pitches 150 innings this season as part of his $4.5 million, one-year contract with the Milwaukee Brewers. Miley's agreement, announced Monday, calls for a $3.5 million salary this year and...

Miley feeling better as he agrees to 2nd stint with Brewers

Jan. 09, 2023 17:26 PM EST

Wade Miley says he’s feeling healthy again and eager to match the success he had during his last stint with Milwaukee. The 36-year-old left-hander went 5-2 with a 2.57 ERA in 16 starts with Milwaukee in 2018 as the Brewers won the NL Central title and reached Game 7 of the NL...

Mariners acquire right-hander Justin Topa from Brewers

Jan. 07, 2023 20:53 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Mariners on Saturday acquired Justin Topa from the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for Joseph Hernandez in a trade of right-handed pitchers. Topa, who turns 32 on March 7, went 0-0 with a 4.91 ERA in seven appearances for the Brewers last season. Topa also...