Braun’s grand slam lifts Brewers past Cardinals 7-6
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Ryan Braun still stands out at opportune times for the Milwaukee Brewers.
"I'm not as good as I was," the 35-year-old said. "But in big moments, I'm the guy...
Milwaukee takes 3-game skid into matchup with St. Louis
Milwaukee Brewers (64-62, third in the NL Central) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (67-57, first in the NL Central)
Fowler drives in 4 runs in Cardinals 9-2 win over Brewers
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Dexter Fowler was focused more on his team getting a win rather than his own production.
Fowler hit a bases-loaded double and drove in four runs, leading the St. Louis...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Cardinals placed catcher Yadier Molina on the injured list with a strained right thumb and activated infielder Matt Carpenter as part of a series of roster moves...
McCann’s bases-loaded walk lifts Braves past Cardinals in 10
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Ozzie Albies was not about to back down.
The Atlanta infielder finished a 10-pitch at-bat by singling in the tying run in the ninth inning to kick-start the Braves to a 4-3,...
Hughes arrives from Twins and heads for Padres bullpen
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Phil Hughes has joined the San Diego and is set to start out in the bullpen.
"It will be in one- and two-inning spurts and we will see how he does," Padres manager Andy Green said Tuesday.
Hughes was acquired from Minnesota on Sunday, along with the 74th overall pick in the 2018 draft, for young catcher Janigson Villalobos.
Former Coastal Carolina, Gamecock players helping minor league teams in playoff races
While three of South Carolina’s four minor league baseball teams gear up for the playoffs, it’s worth checking in on some other minor league products of the Palmetto State as they prepare for postseason play.
Former Clemson standout Richie Shaffer is putting up solid numbers for the Columbus Clippers, the Class AAA affiliate of the Cleveland Indians.
Nick Williams’ 1st career slam lifts Phils over Brewers 5-2
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Philadelphia Phillies rookie Nick Williams walked up to the plate with the bases loaded in the sixth and recognized a familiar name on the mound after the Milwaukee Brewers made a pitching change.
The previous time Williams faced Brewers reliever Tyler Webb was in Triple-A on June 11, when Williams hit a home run off a first-pitch slider.
Brewers: While adding pitcher from Yankees, Craig Counsell urges players to remain the same
MILWAUKEE — With just more than two weeks until Major League Baseball’s non-waiver trade deadline, the Chicago Cubs fired the first shot. They sent a quartet of top prospects across town in exchange for White Sox ace Jose Quintana as they try to close the gap on the Milwaukee Brewers, who will begin the second half with a 5½-game lead over their border rivals in the National League Central Division.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees have added to their already overcrowded first base carousel.
New York acquired minor league first baseman Garrett Cooper from the Milwaukee Brewers for left-handed reliever Tyler Webb on Thursday, providing more depth at a position that has been played by 10 players this season.
Brewers acquire left-handed reliever from Yankees
MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired left-handed reliever Tyler Webb from the New York Yankees in exchange for first baseman Garrett Cooper.
Webb been assigned to Triple-A Colorado Springs. During two stints with the Yankees this season, he went 0-0 with a 4.50 ERA in 7 relief appearances. The 26-year-old made his Major League debut on June 24 against Texas.