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Brewers can’t muster enough runs against Cubs, lose 2-1

Brewers can’t muster enough runs against Cubs, lose 2-1

Michael McLoone-USA TODAY Sports Milwaukee wastes a Corbin Burnes masterclass with no run support to back him up. Box Score The Brewers lost an extremely disappointing game as they entered hoping to win the series against their rivals. Burnes pitched an unbelievable game but the offense simply couldn’t score runs, eventually giving up a late-game run that gave the Cubs the 2-1 victory. Burnes was dealing through the first five innings, only allowing two hits in those innings. Milwaukee would then score their only run of the day on a Keston Hiura solo home run that...
20 hours ago
Submit Your Questions for Brew Crew Ball Mailbag #5

Submit Your Questions for Brew Crew Ball Mailbag #5

Photo by John Fisher/ Leave your Brewers questions in the comments below or on Twitter for a chance to have them answered on Friday It’s Wednesday, which means that it’s time to send in your questions for this week’s edition of the Brew Crew Ball Mailbag. At this time last week, the Brewers were on a nice run to wrap up an otherwise tough month of June. Since then, they’ve split a series with the Pirates and are trying to avoid a series loss to the Cubs after a disappointing 8-3 showing last night. Just when the Brewers seemed to be moving past the injury bug,...
20 hours ago
Game Thread #84: Milwaukee Brewers (47-36) vs Chicago Cubs (33-48)

Game Thread #84: Milwaukee Brewers (47-36) vs Chicago Cubs (33-48)

Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports Brewers look to take series in rubber-match vs rival Cubs. Corbin Burnes gets the start for the Crew against Adrian Sampson for the Cubs. Burnes looks to continue his incredible season and is hoping for some run support. Yelich will DH and leadoff while Hiura gets the start in left field. Narvaez starts behind the dish and Jace Peterson rounds out the outfield in right. Going for the series. : @BallySportWI : @620wtmj @fleet_farm | #ThisIsMyCrew pic.twitter.com/6Kc6PUsndA— Milwaukee Brewers (@Brewers) July 6, 2022 Here is...
Jul 6, 2022
Cubs hit Jason Alexander hard, Brewers lose 8-3

Cubs hit Jason Alexander hard, Brewers lose 8-3

Photo by John Fisher/ Jason Alexander gives up 7 runs in 5.1 innings. Box Score Jason Alexander was due to regress a bit, but the regression is hitting pretty hard. Back in the rotation after Adrian Houser’s injury, he allowed seven runs tonight as the Brewers lost to the Cubs 8-3. The game started out well as the Brewers went up 2-0 early. Christian Yelich drew a leadoff walk and Rowdy Tellez brought him in with a two-run home run. That would be it for the Brewers offense for a while. Meanwhile, Jason Alexander started out well enough. In the first three innings, he...
Jul 5, 2022
Game Thread #83: Milwaukee Brewers (47-35) vs Chicago Cubs (32-48)

Game Thread #83: Milwaukee Brewers (47-35) vs Chicago Cubs (32-48)

Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports The Brewers go for their third straight win. After yesterday’s extra-innings win over the Cubs, the Brewers are back on the field tonight to play for a third straight win. Jason Alexander is back on the mound, and he’s started to come back down to earth in the past few appearances. His ERA is up to 3.82 and his FIP is up to 4.35. He had been working out of the bullpen the last few times, but is back in the rotation after Adrian Houser went on the IL. On the other side, Kyle Hendricks starts tonight for the Cubs. The Brewers are very...
Jul 4, 2022
Caratini’s 10th-inning blast makes Brewers walk-off winners over Cubs 5-2

Caratini’s 10th-inning blast makes Brewers walk-off winners over Cubs 5-2

Photo by John Fisher/ Brewers kick off three-game series with exciting win Box Score Victor Caratini stepped up to the plate in the 10th inning with a golden sombrero, but he delivered the decisive blow a few pitches later to send the Brewers home as walk-off winners over the Cubs 5-2. Caratini struck out in each of his first four at-bats of the afternoon, and two of those punchouts came with the tying run on base for the Brewers in the fifth and ninth innings. It only took one swing to turn him into a hero. With two outs, Caratini launched a 2-1 sinker from Cubs...
Jul 4, 2022
Game Thread #82: Milwaukee Brewers (46-35) vs Chicago Cubs (32-47)

Game Thread #82: Milwaukee Brewers (46-35) vs Chicago Cubs (32-47)

Photo by John Fisher/ The Crew kicks off a three-game showdown with the Cubs at home. After a series split with the Pirates in Pittsburgh, the Brewers return to American Family Field for a six-game homestand that begins with a three-game set against the Cubs. Eric Lauer has seen his ERA balloon from 2.49 to 4.02 after a tough month of June. Now that the calendar has flipped, he’ll look to get his season back on track. Justin Steele will be on the mound for the Cubs. This will be his fourth start against the Brewers this season and the fifth of his career. He owns a...
Jul 4, 2022
Brewers Minor League Roundup Week #13

Brewers Minor League Roundup Week #13

Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports Nashville takes on Columbus this week in a battle for first place Each week, I’ll be bringing you a roundup of the Brewers minor league affiliates, including score updates, key players and more. Here is the week 13 roundup. AAA Nashville The Sounds took four of six against the Indianapolis Indians (37-39) to improve to 47-30 on the season, holding a 1.5-game lead over Columbus (46-32) in the International League West standings. In his lone game this week, second baseman Mark Mathias went 3-for-3 with three singles, while first baseman...
Jul 3, 2022
Hader stops Pirates ninth-inning rally as Crew escapes with 2-0 win

Hader stops Pirates ninth-inning rally as Crew escapes with 2-0 win

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Woodruff throws six scoreless as Crew splits series Box Score The Brewers salvaged a series split with the Pirates Sunday afternoon, winning Despite being outhit 9-5, the Brewers managed to escape with a victory thanks to a two-run homer from Omar Narvaez in the fifth inning, which was all either offense could muster on the day. With 14 hits between the two teams, the Brewers had the lone long ball while the only extra-base hits for the Pirates were a pair of doubles from Jack Suwinski. The Brewers nearly got on the board in the second...
Jul 3, 2022
Game Thread #81: Milwaukee Brewers (45-35) vs Pittsburgh Pirates (32-46)

Game Thread #81: Milwaukee Brewers (45-35) vs Pittsburgh Pirates (32-46)

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Woodruff gets the start after strong performance against Rays The Brewers will take on the Pirates Sunday afternoon in their series finale at PNC Park. After losing two of the first three, the Brewers will look to salvage a series split before heading back home. To finish the series and the road trip, the Brewers will send out Brandon Woodruff. In his last start Tuesday against the Rays, Woodruff went five innings and allowed just one run on two hits to go with 10 strikeouts. He’ll look to repeat his performance against the Bucs, who...
Jul 3, 2022
Pedro Severino returns from suspension, Tyrone Taylor sent to concussion IL

Pedro Severino returns from suspension, Tyrone Taylor sent to concussion IL

USA TODAY NETWORK Severino joins roster for game No. 81 after 80-game suspension The Brewers have reinstated catcher Pedro Severino from the restricted list after he completed his 80-game PED suspension Saturday. They placed outfielder Tyrone Taylor on the 7-day concussion injured list, retroactive to July 2, in a corresponding move. C Pedro Severino reinstated from the restricted list. OF Tyrone Taylor placed on the 7-day concussion injured list, retroactive to July 2. pic.twitter.com/h1qL1VHeZ2— Milwaukee Brewers (@Brewers) July 3, 2022 Severino will join the...
Jul 2, 2022
Brewers fall short, lose 7-4 despite late rally

Brewers fall short, lose 7-4 despite late rally

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Pirates rely on homers in victory as Ashby struggles in return Box Score The Brewers dropped the third game of the series against the Pirates on Saturday afternoon, losing 7-4 as Aaron Ashby struggled in his return from the injured list. The Brewers picked up right where they left off on Friday after winning 19-2, as Christian Yelich was hit by a pitch before Rowdy Tellez moved him over with a groundout. Batting with two outs, Andrew McCutchen hustled for an infield single and Kolten Wong then drove Yelich in to give the Crew a 1-0...
Jul 2, 2022
Game Thread #80: Milwaukee Brewers (45-34) vs Pittsburgh Pirates (31-46)

Game Thread #80: Milwaukee Brewers (45-34) vs Pittsburgh Pirates (31-46)

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Brewers look to capitalize on offense-heavy Friday night with Ashby back on the mound The Milwaukee Brewers are set to take on the Pittsburgh Pirates for the third game of a four-game set Saturday afternoon. The Brewers announced this morning that Aaron Ashby would make his return from the injured list to make the start, while the Pirates will send out Bryse Wilson. After a dominant 19-2 performance on Friday night, the Brewers will look to keep the momentum against Wilson, who has struggled to an 0-4 record with an 8.29 ERA so far this...
Jul 2, 2022
Brewers activate Aaron Ashby from injured list, option Trevor Kelley

Brewers activate Aaron Ashby from injured list, option Trevor Kelley

Photo by Mike Stobe/ The left-hander will get the start today in Pittsburgh. The Brewers activated left-hander Aaron Ashby from the injured list prior to Saturday’s game against the Pirates. Reliever Trevor Kelley was optioned to Triple-A Nashville. LHP Aaron Ashby reinstated from the 15-day injured list. RHP Trevor Kelley optioned to Triple-A Nashville. pic.twitter.com/lGaGeA05kG— Milwaukee Brewers (@Brewers) July 2, 2022 Ashby will get the start today after missing a couple of weeks with left forearm inflammation. It will be his first appearance since leaving...
Jul 1, 2022
Brewers dominate en route to 19-2 victory

Brewers dominate en route to 19-2 victory

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Every batter reached base at least once as the Brewers put up two innings with at least 7 runs Box Score The Brewers dominated in a revenge victory against the Pirates Friday night, winning 19-2 behind strong offense and a solid performance from Corbin Burnes. Following an 8-7 loss Thursday night, the Brewers came out swinging, quickly putting up seven runs in the second inning against starter Roansy Contreras. The inning started with an Andrew McCutchen single, followed by a run-scoring double from Kolten Wong and a two-run homer from...