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Yelich hits grand slam, Brewers power past Braves, 13-1

Jul. 17, 2019 1:48 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Earlier in the day, Brewers manager Craig Counsell said his team had to find a way to make more plays in order to claw out of its midseason slump. Milwaukee then went out and did it Tuesday night. Christian Yelich hit his second career grand slam, Keston Hiura and Lorenzo Cain each had a...

Beede's pitching, hitting lead Giants past Brewers 8-3

Jul. 14, 2019 8:20 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — After having 11 days off between starts, Tyler Beede had to shake off some rust in the first inning before he quickly took control on the mound. He looked sharp at the plate, too, in leading the San Francisco Giants to an 8-3 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday. Beede pitched...

Gamel's RBI double in 9th lifts Brewers past Giants 5-4

Jul. 14, 2019 12:29 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Ben Gamel picked a great time to break out of a slump. Gamel's pinch-hit double in the bottom of the ninth drove in Ryan Braun with the winning run and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the San Francisco Giants 5-4 on Saturday night. "It was a big hit," Brewers manager Craig Counsell said. "A...

D'Arnaud homers in bottom of the 9th, Rays beat Yankees 4-3

Jul. 7, 2019 1:38 AM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Travis d'Arnaud hit a two-out homer off Chad Green in the bottom of the ninth inning, lifting the Tampa Bay Rays past the New York Yankees 4-3 on Saturday. Aaron Hicks had tied it at 3 in the top of the ninth...

Newman, Marte have 3 RBIs each, Pirates top Brewers 12-2

Jul. 6, 2019 11:23 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Kevin Newman had a big night at the plate for the Pirates. So did Colin Moran. Starling Marte, too. They all helped power Pittsburgh to a 12-2 thumping of the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night. Newman and Moran each had four hits and three RBIs, and Marte drove in three runs of his own....

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...

Puig homers again; Reds lose Scooter but beat Brewers 3-0

Jul. 3, 2019 11:10 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Sonny Gray didn't want to leave the game — not with another starring performance by Yasiel Puig putting him in position to beat the Milwaukee Brewers again. Gray talked his way into facing one more batter in the eighth inning, and the Cincinnati Reds held on for a 3-0 victory...

Yelich hits 31st homer; Reds beat Brewers 5-4 in 11 innings

Jul. 2, 2019 11:40 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Christian Yelich's throw short-hopped first baseman Eric Thames, deflected off the end of his glove and skittered across the infield. Yasiel Puig saw an opening to end the game. Puig homered to start Cincinnati's comeback, and he scored the winning run in the bottom of the 11th inning...

Yelich hits 30th homer as Brewers rally to beat Reds 8-6

Jul. 1, 2019 11:18 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The National League's reigning MVP sure knows how to perform an encore. Christian Yelich singled with the bases loaded and hit his major league-leading 30th homer Monday night, helping the Milwaukee Brewers rally for their sixth straight victory at Great American Ball Park, 8-6 over the...

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...