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Brewers may need lineup upgrade to end postseason misery

Oct. 13, 2021 12:57 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers made a franchise-record fourth straight playoff appearance this fall and have the type of starting rotation that could enable them to keep that streak going in future years. But their loss to the Atlanta Braves in the NL Division...

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...

Fried sharp, Braves blank Brewers 3-0 to tie NLDS at 1-all

Oct. 09, 2021 21:52 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Max Fried says his strategy in pressure situations is to avoid making too much of the moment. The approach that worked so well for the Atlanta Braves left-hander in the regular season also is paying dividends in the playoffs. Fried...

A capsule look at the Braves-Brewers playoff series

Oct. 07, 2021 23:17 PM EDT

A capsule look at the best-of-five National League Division Series between the Atlanta Braves and Milwaukee Brewers: ___ Schedule: (All times EDT) Game 1, Friday, at Milwaukee, 4:37 p.m. (TBS); Game 2, Saturday, at Milwaukee, 5:07 p.m. (TBS); Game 3,...

Braves, Brewers spurred to playoffs by bold midseason deals

Oct. 07, 2021 19:29 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Freddie Freeman and the Atlanta Braves left spring training with high hopes following three straight NL East titles. Then star outfielder Ronald Acuña Jr. tore the ACL in his right knee, and it fell on the front office to get underwhelming Atlanta the...

A capsule look at the Braves-Brewers playoff series

Oct. 06, 2021 04:18 AM EDT

A capsule look at the best-of-five National League Division Series between the Atlanta Braves and Milwaukee Brewers: ___ Schedule: (All times EDT) Game 1, Friday, at Milwaukee, 4:37 p.m. (TBS); Game 2, Saturday, at Milwaukee, 5:07 p.m. (TBS); Game 3,...

Trea Turner wins NL batting title, Dodgers beat Brewers 10-3

Oct. 03, 2021 19:38 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Trea Turner ended the regular season with a bang, hitting his second grand slam in less than 48 hours to easily wrap up the NL batting title. “Any time you can win anything in this league, it’s special,” he said. “It’s pretty cool and proud...

Urías wins 20th, LA beats Brewers 8-3 to stay alive in West

Oct. 03, 2021 01:05 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — One last game, one last chance for the streaking Los Angeles Dodgers to grab a share of their ninth consecutive NL West title. The playoff-bound Dodgers (105-56) must beat Milwaukee again on Sunday and hope the rival first-place Giants (106-55) lose...

Trea Turner slam, solo HR; Kershaw hurt, Dodgers beat Brews

Oct. 02, 2021 08:56 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Dodgers still have something to play for, although they may be doing it without Clayton Kershaw. The three-time Cy Young Award winner got hurt before Trea Turner hit a grand slam and solo home run as Los Angeles extended the NL West race for at...

Brewers clinch NL Central, condemn Mets to losing record

Sep. 26, 2021 19:52 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers clinched their second NL Central title in four years, beating the sloppy New York Mets 8-4 Sunday behind Willy Adames's two-run homer and three RBIs. Josh Hader pitched a perfect ninth inning, retiring Brandon Nimmo on a...