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Soto lifts Nats to 4-3 comeback wild-card win over Brewers

Oct. 2, 2019 2:30 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — After all the heartache and close calls, all the early exits, maybe it makes sense that a 20-year-old kid who never had been to the postseason, Juan Soto, would help the Washington Nationals finally advance. And maybe, just maybe, it makes sense that it would be this particular edition of...

LEADING OFF: Skippers on the hot seat, playoff teams ailing

Sep. 29, 2019 9:53 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Monday: HOT SEAT The day after the regular season can be dicey for managers — a lot of teams like to make changes. A couple of clubs got a head start on their winter plans Sunday, with the Cubs announcing Joe Maddon wouldn't be back and the Pirates firing Clint...

Brewers wind up with NL wild card, lose to Rockies in 13

Sep. 29, 2019 9:02 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — By the late innings, the Milwaukee Brewers just wanted the game to end. That took a while, though. Already relegated to an NL wild-card spot, the Brewers lost to the Colorado Rockies 4-3 Sunday when Jake Faria threw a wild pitch in the 13th inning that allowed the winning run to score. "It...

Brewers OF Braun to miss next 2 games with left calf strain

Sep. 28, 2019 7:56 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Milwaukee outfielder Ryan Braun won't play this weekend because of a mild left calf strain, but hopes to be available after that for the playoff-bound Brewers. The Brewers are set to end regular season Sunday with a game at Colorado. They are still in the NL Central chase with St. Louis, and...

Brewers slip in NL Central chase, fall to Rockies 11-7

Sep. 28, 2019 1:09 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The September surge for the Milwaukee Brewers took a hit Friday night, and the rare loss could be more costly than one game. Cleanup man Ryan Braun exited early with a left calf strain and the Brewers' push for the NL Central title slowed when their seven-game winning streak ended with an...

Brewers' Ryan Braun leaves game with left calf discomfort

Sep. 27, 2019 9:11 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun has left Friday night's game at the Colorado Rockies because of left calf discomfort. Braun singled and drove in a run in the first inning and then played the field in the bottom half. He left after Milwaukee batted in the second inning and was replaced...

Surging Brewers clinch playoff berth with 9-2 win over Reds

Sep. 25, 2019 10:19 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers clinched their second straight postseason appearance Wednesday night, with Ryan Braun's grand slam sparking a 9-2 victory over the Cincinnati Reds that also tightened the NL Central race. The Brewers have won six in a row and 17 of 19 despite losing MVP Christian...

Brewers close in on playoff berth with 4-2 win over Reds

Sep. 25, 2019 12:01 AM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The clubhouse rocked with music played by a DJ. Television screens showed the Cubs losing again, moving the Brewers to the verge of another postseason berth. "Yes!" one Brewer yelled as the Pirates piled it on against Chicago. Already, it was quite a party. The real one was now only one...

Padres beat Brewers 2-1 behind Lamet's 14 strikeouts

Sep. 18, 2019 11:55 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Since losing Christian Yelich for the season, the Milwaukee Brewers stepped up their push for the playoffs, winning six of their first seven games without the reigning NL MVP. But in a 2-1 loss to the San Diego Padres on Wednesday night, the Brewers were stymied by right-hander Dinelson...

100 losses no novelty this year; same with 100 wins

Sep. 16, 2019 9:01 PM EDT

The Baltimore Orioles might lose 110 games and still not end up with the No. 1 pick in the draft. That race, so to speak, is pretty unforgiving this year. The Orioles (49-101) split a four-game series at Detroit (45-104) that matched the teams with the two worst records in baseball, and as far as those two teams...