Latest Dan Vogelbach News

Punchless Crew: Brewers slumping at worst possible time

Oct. 11, 2021 20:41 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Christian Yelich lined a scorcher up the middle. It sure looked like a hit. But Dansby Swanson gobbled it up, sprinted to second base to get the force, then fired on to first to complete the double play. Another...

Pederson 3-run HR, Braves blank Brewers for 2-1 NLDS lead

Oct. 11, 2021 18:07 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Joc Pederson credits his postseason success to “not making any moment bigger than it needs to be.” With another jolt, Pederson put the Atlanta Braves on the verge of advancing in the playoffs. Pederson kept enhancing his...

Cards' 17-game winning streak ends with 4-0 loss to Brewers

Sep. 29, 2021 23:44 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis manager Mike Shildt was philosophical after the Cardinals' team-record 17-game winning streak came to an end. “That was a cool run,” he said. “Let's start another one.” Daniel Vogelbach hit a two-run homer that...

KO'd: Devin Williams hits wall, breaks hand; out of playoffs

Sep. 29, 2021 23:11 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers reliever Devin Williams fractured his throwing hand when he punched a wall after his team celebrated its NL Central title, likely knocking him out for the entire postseason. Brewers president of baseball operations David Stearns said...

Cards win 10th in row, beat Brewers to extend wild-card lead

Sep. 22, 2021 02:15 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Cardinals closer Giovanny Gallegos fanned pinch-hitter Pablo Reyes with the bases loaded for the final out and St. Louis won its 10th straight game, increasing its lead in the playoff chase by holding off the division-leading Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 Tuesday night. ...

Brewers rally to top Cubs 8-5, move closer to division title

Sep. 18, 2021 01:06 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Kolten Wong and the Milwaukee Brewers moved a step closer to clinching the NL Central title by continuing their season-long domination of the Chicago Cubs. Wong hit a tiebreaking, two-out single during a four-run rally in the eighth inning as Milwaukee...

Brewers' Burnes, Hader combine for MLB record 9th no-hitter

Sep. 11, 2021 22:07 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — In a sometimes sticky season, Corbin Burnes got a grip on history. Milwaukee's ace combined with reliever Josh Hader to pitch baseball’s record ninth no-hitter this season, breaking a mark set when pitchers began throwing overhand in 1884 as the...

Cain, Escobar move Brewers close to title with 10-3 win

Sep. 10, 2021 23:43 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Lorenzo Cain hit a grand slam to cap a six-run fifth inning, Eduardo Escobar homered from both sides of the plate and the Milwaukee Brewers moved closer to the NL Central title, beating the Cleveland Indians 10-3 on Friday night. Milwaukee’s magic...

Eduardo Escobar's homer lifts Brewers past Phillies 4-3

Sep. 09, 2021 17:40 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Eduardo Escobar hit a tiebreaking solo homer in the sixth inning, and the Milwaukee Brewers topped the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 on Wednesday night. Milwaukee, which won the final two games of the series after dropping the opener, extended its lead to...

Blue Jays riding high entering big series in New York

Sep. 06, 2021 03:37 AM EDT

Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and the Toronto Blue Jays look like they could be contenders for a while in the American League. Whether they can make the playoffs this year remains to be seen — and this next series may go a long way toward determining that. ...