Brewers News

  • Red-hot Cardinals further cool off Brewers

    Stifled by a St. Louis starter for the second straight night, the previously surging Brewers fell meekly, 6-1, at Miller Park on Tuesday. It was the Brewers' 25th loss in 36 games against the Cardinals over the past three regular seasons.

  • Crew's Gomez reflects on Jackie's impact

    Dominican-born Brewers center fielder Carlos Gomez said donning a uniform affixed with No. 42 on Tuesday night meant just as much to him as to his African-American teammates.

  • Rookie's rise gives Brewers scouts butterflies

    Brewers Rule 5 Draft pick Wei-Chung Wang officially made the unprecedented jump from the rookie leagues to the big leagues on Monday night, and the Brewers scouts who helped select him were watching.

  • Brewers aim to push back in finale vs. Cards

    The Brewers will face more stingy pitching on Wednesday when Joe Kelly makes the start against Wily Peralta in the teams' series finale, with the Cardinals hoping for their first sweep this year.

  • Roenicke OK with Crew's aggression at plate

    Only the Baltimore Orioles swung more and walked less entering Tuesday's games than the Brewers, whose free-swinging ways are garnering some national attention, but manager Ron Roenicke insists no one should be surprised.

  • Bauman: Upstart Crew sees Cards at the top

    It may be that the 2014 Milwaukee Brewers are considerably better than many people thought. But the Brewers' problem is that the 2014 St. Louis Cardinals could be every bit as good as many people thought.

  • Cards keep Crew from double-digit win streak

    The Brewers' chief rivals struck again Monday night, when Lance Lynn pitched seven scoreless, strikeout-filled innings and Jon Jay hit a three-run home run that sealed a 4-0 Cardinals victory and ended Milwaukee's unbeaten streak at nine games.

  • Anne in the Stands: How do I love thee?

    Dear Milwaukee Brewers (aka the winningest team in baseball, winners of nine straight games before April 14), how do I love thee? Let me count the ways.

  • Brewers to celebrate Jackie's Day at Miller Park

    Tuesday is Jackie Robinson Day around Major League Baseball, and the Brewers will universally wear No. 42 when they host the St. Louis Cardinals at Miller Park.

  • After getting paycheck, Wang makes debut

    Left-hander Wei-Chung Wang received his first Major League paycheck on Monday afternoon, and then the Brewers made him earn it. Hours later, with the Brewers trailing the Cardinals by four runs in the ninth inning, he made his long-awaited big league debut.

  • Brewers prospect recognized for offense

    Former first-round Draft pick Clint Coulter was named player of the week in the Class A Midwest League on Monday after a two-game stretch in which he hit three home runs and drove in eight.

  • Davis among Crew's absences vs. righty Lynn

    Slugging left fielder Khris Davis was out of the Brewers starting lineup Monday for a second straight day. Manager Ron Roenicke said it was merely a matter of matchups, with right-hander Lance Lynn on the mound for the Cardinals.

  • Brewers roll to ninth straight on Lohse's gem

    Red-hot Milwaukee won for the ninth consecutive time Sunday, sweeping the Pirates out of Miller Park with a 4-1 victory, led by a razor-sharp Kyle Lohse and yet another base hit from Aramis Ramirez with a runner in scoring position.

  • Brewers go right to the top of Power Rankings

    The Brewers entered Monday's series opener against the Cardinals riding a nine-game winning streak, making them the hottest team in the game. At 10-2, they also boast the best record in the Major Leagues. And Milwaukee's 1.80 team ERA is the best in the big leagues.

  • Justice: Pitching key behind Crew's early run

    The Brewers are off to a nine-game winning streak, and their 1.80 ERA is the best in the big leagues. That's a 0.82 ERA for the bullpen and a 2.22 ERA for the rotation.

  • Brewers add Wooten to bullpen from Triple-A

    With news that relief pitcher Brandon Kintzler would be the first in-season addition to the 15-day disabled list late Saturday, the Milwaukee Brewers recalled Rob Wooten, who played a large role on the 2013 squad and narrowly missed breaking camp this time around.

  • Brewers execute rare double play vs. Bucs

    One night after a rarely seen 2-6-1 double play smothered a huge scoring chance for Pittsburgh in the eighth inning of a tie game, Brewers manager Ron Roenicke noted that the play the Pirates attempted frequently comes up in Spring Training exercises but seldom sees the lights of game play.