Brewers News

  • Gallardo deals gem to lead Crew over Rays

    Yovani Gallardo retired 19 of 20 at one point and Martin Maldonado drove in four runs as the Brewers ended a three-game skid with a 5-0 win over the Rays on Wednesday at Tropicana Field.

  • Roenicke mulling change to bullpen roles

    While continuing to express confidence in first-half stalwart Will Smith, Brewers manager Ron Roenicke suggested Wednesday that he may begin trying someone else in a setup role.

  • Brewers' Nelson's focus on upcoming start amid trade rumors

    As his name churns around baseball's rumor mill, Brewers right-hander Jimmy Nelson insisted he's only thinking about his upcoming start against the St. Louis Cardinals.

  • Brewers to begin choosing Fall League players

    Now that the Brewers know with whom their Arizona Fall League participants will be teamed, they can begin the complicated process of choosing which prospects will actually play in the circuit, which has long proven a springboard to the big leagues.

  • Crew, Cards set for NL Central showdown

    The Brewers earned their 60th win of the season on Wednesday against the Rays, securing an outright lead of the National League Central heading into a pivotal three-game series against the Cardinals beginning Friday at Busch Stadium.

  • Brewers' Melvin, aides prep for Trade Deadline

    Doug Melvin needed some extra chairs in the visiting general manager's suite at Tropicana Field on Monday.

  • Garza turns in sharp outing, but Brewers' bats go quiet

    Matt Garza pitched well enough over seven innings in his former home to win, but received scant support from the Brewers' bats in a 5-1 loss on Tuesday night to the Rays.

  • Lohse's strong start undone as Brewers fall

    The first two-out walk came back to bite Brewers starter Kyle Lohse on Monday night. Judging by his reaction, the second two-out walk hurt even more. Lohse cringed after he couldn't get a call on the second of those ball fours, and Rays first baseman James Loney cashed in by blooping a bases-loaded single for the Rays' only runs in the Brewers' 2-1 loss to Tropicana Field.

  • Brewers' Kranitz garners thanks from Maddux

    Brewers pitching coach Rick Kranitz was honored to hear that his name was part of Greg Maddux's Hall of Fame induction speech on Sunday. Maddux thanked Kranitz for helping him develop a changeup.

  • Rays lose challenge on potential double play

    The Rays used their challenge on a potential inning-ending double-play ball in the third inning of Monday's series opener against the Brewers.

  • Brewers prospect Delmonico suspended

    Brewers Minor League third baseman Nick Delmonico was suspended 50 games under the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program after testing positive for an amphetamine, the Commissioner's Office announced on Monday.

  • One swing spoils day for Nelson, Brewers

    Rookie right-hander Jimmy Nelson allowed just two runs over seven innings, but Mets rookie Jacob deGrom was even better as the Brewers dropped a 2-0 decision Sunday afternoon.

  • History suggests Brewers will make a deal

    Brewers general manager Doug Melvin has been downplaying the urgency to make a deal ahead of Thursday's 3 p.m. CT non-waiver Trade Deadline, but history says the likelihood of some sort of move is high.

  • Nelson, Taylor still top Brewers' Top 20 list

    With the passing of the Draft signing deadline, teams have had a recent influx of talent into their farm systems, and with that, MLBPipeline.com has updated the Top 20 Prospects lists of all 30 teams.

  • Brewers' Gennett returns as pinch-hitter

    Second baseman Scooter Gennett, held out of the starting lineup to give his ailing right quad muscle one additional day, was used as a pinch-hitter Sunday against the Mets.

  • Brewers scanning market, won't force deals

    With the non-waiver Trade Deadline coming on Thursday, Brewers general manager Doug Melvin is perusing the list of available players, but he feels no urgency to just make a deal.

  • Collins, Mets lose ninth-inning challenge

    Terry Collins lost a challenge in the ninth inning of Sunday's game against Milwaukee that kept a Brewers runner on first base.

  • Henderson bobbleheads might not arrive

    Due to mechanical issues, the truck carrying the Jim Henderson bobbleheads may not arrive in time for the Brewers to distribute them on Sunday at Miller Park.