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Wendy's Big Show
May 14, 2019 - 4:25 pm
Jim Callis, senior writer for MLB Pipeline (MLB.com), joined The Wendy’s Big Show, Tuesday, to break down the Brewers’ promotion of top prospect Keston Hiura to the big leagues. -What should fans expect from the sweet-swinging second baseman? -Just how special of a hitter could he be? -How does the...
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May 06, 2019 - 10:48 pm
MILWAUKEE -- The Brewers used some timely hitting and some shotty defense from Washington to steal a game from Max Scherzer and the Nationals, winning 5-3. The Nationals committed four errors on the night, and despite the Brewers hitting 4-17 with runners in scoring position, they still found ways...
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Milwaukee Brewers' Christian Yelich, right, beats the tag by New York Mets shortstop Amed Rosario to steal second base during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, April 26, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
April 29, 2019 - 6:46 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — NL MVP Christian Yelich was out of Milwaukee's lineup for the series opener against Colorado, a day after leaving a game because of lower back discomfort. "That's where we are at," Brewers manager Craig Counsell said Monday night. "Obviously, we are going to be cautious. It's a...
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April 24, 2019 - 3:32 pm
ST. LOUIS -- The Milwaukee Brewers fell 5-2 to the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 3, Wednesday. It's the second time the Crew has been swept this season, dropping them to 13-13 on the season Things started promising for the Crew, at first. Eric Thames got them on the board in the first inning, belting...
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April 16, 2019 - 3:13 pm
By Daniel Plocher Youthful Brewers starting pitcher Freddy Peralta is headed to the 10-day injured list with shoulder soreness in his SC (sternoclavicular) joint. There was speculation that Peralta could be injured after giving up a combined 12 hits and 10 earned runs in his last two starts. He has...
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April 10, 2019 - 12:53 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Forbes estimates the New York Yankees are baseball's most valuable franchise at $4.6 billion, up 15 percent from its figure last year. The Los Angeles Dodgers are second at $3.3 billion, followed by the World Series champion Boston Red Sox at $3.2 billion, the Chicago Cubs ($3.1...
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Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout, right, is greeted by Brian Goodwin after he scored on a single by Albert Pujols during the first inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers, Tuesday, April 9, 2019, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
April 09, 2019 - 11:37 pm
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout has been lifted from their game against the Milwaukee Brewers because of a right groin strain. Trout was replaced during the fourth inning. It looked as if he got hurt when he slid into second in the second. Trout, who signed a $426.5...
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Kansas City Royals' Whit Merrifield (15) celebrates at third base after hitting a triple off Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Marco Gonzales during the first inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday, April 9, 2019. With that hit Merrifield tied George Brett with a team record for hits in consecutive games. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
April 09, 2019 - 10:34 pm
A look at what's happening around the majors Wednesday: THE BIG 3-0 Whit Merrifield can set a record for the longest hitting streak in Royals history. He extended his streak to 30 games Tuesday night, tying the team mark set by George Brett in 1980. Merrifield's string started last season and he's...
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Kansas City Royals' Whit Merrifield (15) celebrates at third base after hitting a triple off Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Marco Gonzales during the first inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday, April 9, 2019. With that hit Merrifield tied George Brett with a team record for hits in consecutive games. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
April 09, 2019 - 8:28 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Whit Merrifield has extended his hitting streak to 30 games, matching the Kansas City Royals' team record set by George Brett. Merrifield led off the bottom of the first inning with an opposite-field triple to right on Tuesday night against Seattle. Merrifield ended last...
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April 09, 2019 - 6:12 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — A woman has sued the Houston Astros for more than $1 million, saying that a T-shirt cannon by the team's mascot at a game last season broke her finger. The Houston Chronicle reports that Jennifer Harughty alleges that the mascot, who is named Orbit, "shattered" her left index finger...
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