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Urías drives in 3 on pinch-hit double, Brewers down Cubs 6-3

Apr. 13, 2021 00:08 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Pinch-hitter Luis Urías drove in three runs with a go-ahead double and the Milwaukee Brewers scored six times in the sixth inning to beat the Chicago Cubs 6-3 on Monday night. Freddy Peralta (2-0) struck out 10 over six innings of two-hit ball for the...

Cain 2 HRs, Woodruff sharp, Brewers beat Cubs 4-2 in 10

Apr. 07, 2021 21:41 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Lorenzo Cain hit his second homer of the game, a three-run shot in the 10th inning and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 4-2 on Wednesday. Brewers starter Brandon Woodruff had a no-hit bid going until Ian Happ led off the seventh with a clean...

Brewers come from behind to beat Twins 6-5 in 10 innings

Apr. 01, 2021 20:03 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Travis Shaw began his second stint in Milwaukee eager to play in front of Brewers fans again, particularly because he knew how much they missed going to games last season. Shaw made sure those fans went home happy by sparking a rally that marked the...

Brewers' Topa out at least half of season with elbow strain

Mar. 29, 2021 19:04 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers reliever Justin Topa has a flexor strain in his right elbow and will miss at least half the season, another setback for the right-hander who's had two Tommy John reconstructive surgeries. Topa is seeking a second opinion but the...

Brewers' Topa undergoes MRI, will start year on injured list

Mar. 28, 2021 16:03 PM EDT

Milwaukee Brewers reliever Justin Topa will open the season on the injured list after undergoing an MRI on his right elbow. Brewers manager Craig Counsell made that announcement Sunday. Counsell also said the Brewers have re-signed reliever Brad Boxberger to a minor...

Brewers release pitchers Brad Boxberger, Jordan Zimmermann

Mar. 26, 2021 17:25 PM EDT

The Milwaukee Brewers have released pitchers Brad Boxberger and Jordan Zimmermann as the team works to narrow down its season-opening roster. Brewers president of baseball operations David Stearns says he hopes to keep both pitchers by signing them to minor league...

Brewers' Hader happy with more defined ninth-inning role

Mar. 23, 2021 20:11 PM EDT

Milwaukee Brewers reliever Josh Hader expects to remain more of a traditional ninth-inning closer this season after occasionally working multiple innings earlier in his career. “The closer rule is a good fit, especially with the bullpen arms we have,” the two-time...

Diamondbacks' Gallen has sore forearm, might miss opener

Mar. 23, 2021 01:12 AM EDT

The Arizona Diamondbacks might be missing their best pitcher on opening day. Zac Gallen is being evaluated for soreness in his right forearm and his status is uncertain to begin the season on April 1. The 25-year-old Gallen was scratched from his...

Nats reliever Harris out with blood clot in pitching arm

Mar. 20, 2021 03:13 AM EDT

Washington Nationals reliever Will Harris has a blood clot in his right arm and the team doesn't expect him to be in the bullpen on opening day. Harris is leaving spring training camp to be examined by a specialist, manager Dave Martinez said Friday. ...

National League Central Preview Capsules

Mar. 18, 2021 23:00 PM EDT

Capsules of National League Central teams, listed in order of finish last year: ___ Chicago Cubs 2020: 34-26, first place, lost to Marlins in first round of playoffs. Manager: David Ross (second season). ...