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Baker laments lack of US-born Black players in World Series

Oct. 28, 2022 13:59 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Dusty Baker grew up watching Black stars shine in the World Series, paving his path to a life devoted to baseball. When he leads the Houston Astros in Game 1 of the World Series against the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday night, the AL and NL champions will play...

No US-born Black players on expected World Series rosters

Oct. 26, 2022 15:15 PM EDT

Looking around Memorial Stadium before Game 1 of the 1983 World Series, Philadelphia Phillies star Gary Matthews saw a lot of Black talent. Joe Morgan. Eddie Murray. Garry Maddox. Ken Singleton. Al Bumbry. Disco Dan Ford. And plenty more that night in Baltimore. ...

Brewers blow lead, chance to tie Phils for wild-card spot

Oct. 02, 2022 00:23 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Devin Williams blew a ninth-inning lead and the Milwaukee Brewers squandered a great opportunity to pull even in the race for the final National League playoff spot, losing to the Miami Marlins 4-3 on Saturday night. Bryan De La Cruz hit a two-run single off...

Burnes outpitches Alcantara, Brewers edge Marlins 1-0

Oct. 01, 2022 00:23 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Corbin Burnes outpitched Sandy Alcantara, striking out seven in eight innings to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 1-0 victory over the Miami Marlins on Friday night. Milwaukee (84-73) remained a half-game back of the Phillies for the third NL wild-card spot....

Brewers boost playoff hopes with 5-1 victory over Cardinals

Sep. 29, 2022 00:26 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brandon Woodruff struck out 10 over six scoreless innings and Devin Williams delivered four big outs late to boost the Milwaukee Brewers’ playoff hopes with a 5-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday night. The victory, Milwaukee’s first since last...

McCutchen passes 1,000 career RBIs as Brewers beat Reds 5-3

Sep. 23, 2022 23:57 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Andrew McCutchen drove in three runs, passing 1,000 RBIs for his career, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-3 on Friday night. McCutchen put the Brewers ahead to stay when he drove in Rowdy Tellez with a fielder's choice in the fifth inning. The...

Adames, Woodruff lead Brewers to 4-1 victory over Yankees

Sep. 18, 2022 00:04 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brandon Woodruff provided a major boost for the Milwaukee Brewers' injury-riddled pitching staff. Woodruff struck out 10 in eight innings and Willy Adames hit a three-run homer as the Brewers defeated the New York Yankees 4-1 on Saturday night. The...

Brewers complete DH sweep of Giants; Peralta exits early

Sep. 08, 2022 23:31 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Not even Freddy Peralta's unexpectedly early exit could keep the Milwaukee Brewers from silencing the San Francisco Giants' lineup. The Brewers allowed a total of seven hits in a doubleheader sweep of the Giants on Thursday. Corbin Burnes struck...

Caratini lifts Brewers over Rox, Counsell earns win No. 600

Sep. 06, 2022 00:19 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — There's no other way to spin it: Catcher Victor Caratini came up clutch not only at the plate but by offering words of wisdom to his closer on spin rate. Caratini hit a go-ahead three-run homer in the sixth inning for the Milwaukee Brewers, helping Craig Counsell...