Matt Albers

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August 06, 2019 - 11:24 pm
After a wild back-and-forth game for both teams, the Brewers ultimately emerged victorious at PNC Park on Tuesday night, defeating the Pirates 4-3. Following a controversial obstruction call that wound up giving Milwaukee the winning run, Matt Albers closed out the ninth inning and earned his...
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February 22, 2019 - 3:35 pm
Matt Albers pitched like a man possessed (by the spirit of Josh Hader, perhaps) to start 2018; he allowed just three earned runs through April and May. Come June, things began to change. He allowed three earned runs – matching his total to that point in the season – by June 3. He allowed five...
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Cody Grant
August 23, 2018 - 6:49 am
The Milwaukee Brewers activated Matt Albers Wednesday from the 10-day disabled list. Keon Broxton was optioned to Class-A Wisconsin. Albers is coming off his second DL stint of the season. Read more here .
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August 14, 2018 - 5:16 pm
The Brewers announced a few pitching moves after Tuesday's 7-0 win over the Cubs. First, the team acquired pitcher Jake Thompson from the Phillies for cash. Thompson was a second-round pick in the 2012 Draft, and made his MLB debut in 2016 with the Phillies. The right-hander has MLB experience as...
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August 07, 2018 - 4:30 pm
MILWAUKEE - The Milwaukee Brewers' pitching staff underwent some changes, Tuesday. David Stearns acquired RHP Ariel Hernández off waivers from the Los Angeles Dodgers. Hernández has not pitched at the major-league level in 2018, but did make his major-league debut with the Cincinnati Reds in 2017...
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June 12, 2018 - 3:56 pm
MILWAUKEE - Matt Albers might have been working with damaged goods when he allowed five runs against the Cubs, Monday night. The team placed Albers on the 10-day DL with a shoulder injury the following day. Jorge López was recalled from AAA-Colorado Springs to fill his spot in the bullpen. Lopez...
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April 15, 2018 - 4:33 pm
NEW YORK - The Brewers lost to the Mets 3-2 at Citi Field in the third and final game of the road series Sunday. Wilmer Flores launched the walk-off, solo home run to left center with two outs in the ninth off of Brewers' releiver Matt Albers. Manager Craig Counsell was ejected in the fourth inning...
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January 30, 2018 - 6:17 am
Milwaukee - The Milwaukee Brewers continued to dominate headlines this off-season as they inked a veteran relief pitcher Matt Albers to a two-year for $5 million dollar deal. Read more here .
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Joe Zenzola
January 29, 2018 - 12:03 pm
According to Ken Rosenthal of the MLB Network, the Milwaukee Brewers have signed former Nationals Reliever Matt Albers to a two-year, $5 million deal. Albers, 35, has pitched in the big leagues for the last 11 years. His contract includes up to $1 million in performance bonuses per year based on...
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