Latest Ryan Braun News

LEADING OFF: Skaggs' funeral, White Sox debut full netting

Jul. 22, 2019 2:27 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: PAYING RESPECTS Ryan Braun will miss Milwaukee's home game against the Cincinnati Reds to attend the funeral of Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs, who was found dead in a Texas hotel room on July 1. Braun and Skaggs were workout buddies. Mike Trout and the...

Saladino hits grand slam, Brewers beat Diamondbacks 7-4

Jul. 21, 2019 8:51 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Milwaukee's final day in the desert was not going well. The Brewers trailed by four runs after three innings, starter Brandon Woodruff went down with an injury and there was little reason to expect another comeback. One long-time-coming swing by Tyler Saladino changed the momentum, sending...

Arcia delivers late, Brewers add on in win over D-backs

Jul. 19, 2019 1:53 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Lorenzo Cain has a flair for dramatic catches. He's made his share, and Thursday night's big play might have been one of his best. The Milwaukee Brewers center fielder leaped against the wall in right-center near the 413-foot sign, raised his glove over the yellow home run line and pulled...

The Latest: Guerrero faces Alonso for Home Run Derby title

Jul. 8, 2019 10:30 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Latest on the All-Star Game (all times local): 10:25 p.m. Toronto rookie Vladimir Guerrero Jr. will face New York Mets rookie Pete Alonso for the All-Star Home Run Derby title. Guerrero beat the Los Angeles Dodgers' Joc Pederson 40-39 in the semifinals after they extended to a third...

Brewers blow big lead, recover to edge Pirates 7-6 in 10

Jul. 6, 2019 12:53 AM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A seemingly safe five-run ninth-inning lead gone in a flash, the Milwaukee Brewers were badly in need of a pickup. Facing one of the best closers in the majors, Orlando Arcia provided one. The shortstop's sharp single off Pittsburgh's Felipe Vázquez in the top of the 10th inning...

Brewers slip past Pirates 2-1 on Thames' homer in 8th

Jun. 30, 2019 7:48 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Eric Thames is figuring out how to excel as a part-time player. Thames homered leading off the eighth inning to lead the Milwaukee Brewers past the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1 on Sunday. Thames, who has served as a backup first baseman and outfielder this season, entered as a pinch-hitter in...

Moustakas hits 2-run HR in 14th as Brewers beat Astros 6-3

Jun. 13, 2019 1:32 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — On a night when the Milwaukee Brewers struck out again and again, piling up a season-high 24 Ks against the Houston Astros, one big swing by Mike Moustakas made all those whiffs way easier to swallow. Moustakas hit a two-run homer during Milwaukee's three-run 14th inning, and the Brewers...

Yelich hits 23rd homer as Brewers power past Marlins 5-1

Jun. 6, 2019 6:55 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — After being humbled by the lowly Miami Marlins two days in a row, the Milwaukee Brewers bounced back Thursday with their usual home run power. Christian Yelich hit his major league-leading 23rd homer and Mike Moustakas added two homers to lead the Brewers to a 5-1 win over the Marlins....