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Sep 16, 2017

Walker’s slam helps “visiting” Brewers beat Marlins 10-2

MILWAUKEE — Neil Walker hit a grand slam during an eight-run eighth inning that broke a tie, and the Brewers beat the Marlins 10-2 on Friday night in the opening game of a series relocated from Miami to Milwaukee because of the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. The Marlins were technically the home team and batted in the bottom of the innings. Milwaukee even used palm trees, fake flamingos and giant blue and pink sea shells to give Miller Park a South Florida […]
Sep 15, 2017

“Feel like they’re at home:” Brewers welcome Marlins to Miller Park with fake palms, flamingos

MILWAUKEE — Hurricane Irma is giving the Milwaukee Brewers an unexpected series with the Miami Marlins. Three games have been moved to Miller Park this weekend at the last moment. The team had just days to plan to accommodate tens of thousands of people. There’s something different in the air at Miller Park on Friday, September 15th. The Brewers put up some fake palm trees and flamingos to make the Marlins feel more welcome. “Made them feel like they’re at […]
Sep 15, 2017

Take a look: Hurricane Irma tears the membrane on roof of Marlins Park

MIAMI — The Miami Marlins will be playing the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park this weekend — thanks to Hurricane Irma. Aerial video of Marlins Park shows some of the damage the storm did to the Marlins’ ballpark. The biggest issue — the rubber plastic membrane on the west vertical face of the center panel of the roof will need to be replaced immediately following the conclusion of the 2017 season. Marlins officials say this represents approximately six percent of […]
Sep 14, 2017

“More inventory:” You can now purchase Loge Level seats for Brewers vs. Marlins matchups ⚾

MILWAUKEE — In the first 45 minutes alone, over 30,000 tickets were sold for this weekend’s relocated Brewers series against the Marlins, Brewers officials said Thursday, September 15th. Brewers officials noted in a news release high web traffic caused a temporary overload of the website for purchasing tickets. Fans who were unable to complete a purchase or those who received an error message should log in again. With the Field Level for Friday now sold out, the Brewers have opened additional inventory […]
Sep 13, 2017

Marlins games against Brewers will be played in Milwaukee instead of at Marlins Park

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Brewers were supposed to travel to Miami this weekend to take on the Marlins. But because Marlins Park is not ready for play, the games will all be moved to Miller Park. A statement from Marlins President David Samson reads as follows: “Major League Baseball in conjunction with the Miami Marlins, agreed that it is in the best interest of our community to relocate this weekend’s Marlins games against the Milwaukee Brewers to Milwaukee. Marlins Park […]
Sep 12, 2017

Eric Thames hit 29th homer; Brewers beat Pirates 5-2

MILWAUKEE — Eric Thames hit his 29th home run, Domingo Santana went 3 for 4 with two RBIs and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 on Tuesday night. The Brewers pulled within two games of the NL Central-leading Chicago Cubs who were playing the New York Mets. Gerrit Cole (11-10) took his first loss in 10 road starts since the Atlanta Braves beat him 5-2 on May 22. He slipped to 8-1 away from PNC Park over that […]
Sep 12, 2017

2018 regular-season schedule revealed: Brewers open against the Padres, Cardinals

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Brewers revealed on Tuesday, September 12th the team’s 2018 regular-season schedule, which begins on Thursday, March 29 at San Diego. Following the three-game series in San Diego (March 29-31) and an off day on Sunday, April 1, the Home Opener at Miller Park will take place on Monday, April 2 vs. St. Louis at 1:10 p.m. CT. The opening homestand features a three-game series against the Cardinals (April 2-4) and a four-game set vs. the Cubs […]
Sep 11, 2017

After sweep of Cubs, Brewers fall to Pirates 7-0

MILWAUKEE — Steven Brault and four relievers combined on a three-hitter to lift the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 7-0 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday night. Milwaukee didn’t get a runner past first base against the Pirates and fell 2 ½ games behind Chicago in the NL Central after outscoring the Cubs 20-3 in a three-game sweep at Wrigley Field over the weekend. Andrew McCutchen, Starling Marte and Jordy Mercer homered for Pittsburgh, which staggered into the game with […]
Sep 10, 2017

Brewers beat Cubs 3-1 for sweep, close within 2 games

CHICAGO — Travis Shaw hit a two-run homer to back Zach Davies, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 3-1 Sunday to complete a three-game sweep and close within two games of the NL Central leaders. Chicago entered the series with a five-game division lead, a season high, but the defending World Series champions totaled three runs in the series. Milwaukee is tied for second in the NL Central with St. Louis. Davies (17-8) allowed one run and seven […]
Sep 9, 2017

Perez, Anderson help Brewers pound Cubs 15-2

CHICAGO — Hernan Perez homered and drove in five runs, and the Milwaukee Brewers pounded the Chicago Cubs 15-2 on Saturday. Chase Anderson pitched five scoreless innings as Milwaukee pulled within three games of NL Central-leading Chicago. Anderson also helped himself with two hits and two RBIs just hours after the Brewers announced Jimmy Nelson has a shoulder injury that will sideline the right-hander for the rest of the season. Milwaukee broke it open with eight runs in the third […]
Sep 8, 2017

Braun hits 300th homer, Brewers beat Cubs 2-0

CHICAGO — Ryan Braun hit his 300th homer, Jimmy Nelson combined with three relievers on a five-hitter, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 2-0 in the first regular-season Friday night game at Wrigley Field. Braun hit a two-run drive in the first inning against John Lackey. Nelson pitched four-hit ball over five innings before leaving with a sore right arm, and the Brewers opened the weekend series on a winning note after dropping four of five. Milwaukee pulled […]
Sep 8, 2017

All 15K free Brewers tickets from MillerCoors claimed

MILWAUKEE — In less than an hour, all of the Brewers tickets purchased by MillerCoors were claimed on Friday morning, September 8th. According to a news release, MillerCoors purchased 5,000 tickets for each of the three games vs. the Pittsburgh Pirates next week — 15,000 tickets total. The tickets were a free gift to fans. “This Brewers team has fought all year-long and they are now in a great place to battle it out for a spot in the postseason,” MillerCoors GM […]
Sep 7, 2017

“To show our support:” MillerCoors offers 15K free Brewers tickets to fans in celebration of pennant chase

MILWAUKEE — MillerCoors is set to offer thousands of Milwaukee Brewers tickets FREE to fans in celebration of the team’s pennant chase. According to a news release, MillerCoors officials purchased 5,000 tickets for each of the three games vs. the Pittsburgh Pirates next week — 15,000 tickets total. They’ll be offered to fans for free beginning Friday, September 8th at 9:00 a.m. Seats will be in the Loge Outfield, Loge Bleachers, and Terrace Box locations. It’s an effort to “put the […]
Sep 6, 2017

Castillo, Reds complete 3-game sweep of Brewers with 7-1 win

CINCINNATI — Rookie Luis Castillo struck out 10 in his final start of a fine season, Zack Cozart and Jose Peraza homered and the last-place Cincinnati Reds completed a three-game sweep of the Milwaukee Brewers with a 7-1 win on Wednesday. The playoff-contending Brewers have lost four of five. Neil Walker’s homer in the first inning was all Milwaukee could muster. Castillo (3-7) retired 11 straight batters in one stretch and 22 of the last 24 while pitching eight innings. […]
Sep 4, 2017

Hamilton hits solo HR in bottom of 9th, Reds top Brewers 5-4

CINCINNATI — Billy Hamilton hit a solo home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, sending the Cincinnati Reds over the Milwaukee Brewers 5-4 Monday. Hamilton, who leads the majors with 58 stolen bases, sent a drive into the left-field seats for his fourth homer of the season. He connected off Josh Hader (1-3). The last-place Reds opened a three-game series by stopping the playoff-contending Brewers. Raisel Iglesias (3-2) pitched a perfect ninth for the win. […]