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Brewers start long road trip on a rough note

Brewers start long road trip on a rough note

The Milwaukee Brewers' big 10-game road trip got off to a tough start on Monday night. Not only did they drop a 4-2 decision to the Pirates, they also lost catcher Stephen Vogt after a collision at home plate.        
Rum Bunter Jul 17, 2017

Gregory Polanco’s Big Night Leads Pittsburgh Pirates to Victory

The Pittsburgh Pirates were victorious on Monday night On Monday night, the Pittsburgh Pirates started their most important series of the season. This series is a 4 game set against the first place Milwaukee Brewers who the Bucs entered the series 7 games behind. Game 1 of the series could not have gone much better. […] Gregory Polanco’s Big Night Leads Pittsburgh Pirates to Victory - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Gregory Polanco's four hits help Pirates cut into Brewers' division lead

If the Pirates make headway in this series, they can look back and thank Gregory Polanco, who lowered his shoulder and got the wheels turning Monday night.
Rum Bunter Jul 17, 2017

Pittsburgh Pirates: The Series That Holds Their Fate

The Pirates are seven games out of the division, and eight behind the second Wild Card spot.  The Pirates play both the division leading Brewers and the second Wild Card leading Rockies, but the only series that matters is the one against the Brewers. The Pittsburgh Pirates stand at 44-48, seven games out of first […] Pittsburgh Pirates: The Series That Holds Their Fate - Rum Bunter - Rum Bunter - A Pittsburgh Pirates Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Pirates Breakdown Jul 17, 2017

Brewers series could determine whether Pirates buy or sell at deadline

Tonight, the Pittsburgh Pirates begin a four game series with the first place Milwaukee Brewers. However, it isn’t just any series. It could very well establish the Pirates trade deadline intentions as the July 31 date nears. The Pittsburgh Pirates currently find themselves in one of the most unusual positions in all of baseball. The […] The post Brewers series could determine whether Pirates buy or sell at deadline appeared first on Pirates Breakdown.
Brewers begin 10-game road trip in Pittsburgh

Brewers begin 10-game road trip in Pittsburgh

Brett Phillips, fresh off his first career home run, gets a start in center field as Milwaukee plays the first of four games against the Pirates.        
Bleed Cubbie Blue Jul 17, 2017
Cubs Heroes and Goats: Games 86-91

Cubs Heroes and Goats: Games 86-91

It was the worst of times, it was the best of times. When last I posted a Heroes and Goats column, way back on July 7, the Cubs had just got hammered by a surly Brewers team that played with a chip on their shoulder over the “rain-less rain-out” that had them angry for over a month. That loss dropped the Cubs to 42-43. I anticipated the Cubs would follow that up by winning two out of three from a somewhat resurgent Pirates team and that they would reach the All-Star Break at .500. Because that has been what the Cubs have been all year. So it was none too surprising to me that the Cubs...
MLB Daily Dish Jul 17, 2017
NL Central: Brewers looking at J.A. Happ

NL Central: Brewers looking at J.A. Happ

Check out what’s going on in the National League Central. The Brewers are reportedly interested in Blue Jay’s pitcher, J.A Happ. The lefty would provide a strong veteran presence to the back end of Milwaukee’s rotation. So far in 2017 he’s posted a 3.54 ERA, allowing 24 runs and striking out 60 over 61 innings pitched. However, as much as the Brewers are into the deal, Toronto isn’t so swayed to move Happ. Although it’s highly unlikely, stranger things have happened in baseball. Here’s what other news is happening across the National League Central: The Pirates have...

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