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© Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
February 21, 2019 - 5:50 pm
PHOENIX -- Spring Training can be a time to experiment for players and teams alike. At Brewers camp, two pitchers are taking advantage of that. Jhoulys Chacín and Junior Guerra are both working on adding a changeup to their pitch arsenal. If they can develop the pitch successfully, how might it...
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February 18, 2019 - 4:49 pm
Mike Moustakas will be back with the Brewers in 2019, agreeing to a one-year, $10 million deal over the weekend. He started 50 games at third base after joining the Crew at the mid-summer trade deadline, taking the reins from Travis Shaw who moved to second base. That might change this Spring,...
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February 15, 2019 - 4:34 pm
MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee Brewers made a move on Friday, signing veteran right-handed reliever Jay Jackson to a minor league contract with an invite to spring training. The 31-year-old played has played the past three seasons for the Nippon Professional Baseball league’s Hiroshima Toyo Carp. There...
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© Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports
February 15, 2019 - 3:35 pm
MLB Network's "Top 100 Right Now" counted down the Top 100 players of 2019. Concluding the countdown on Thursday, six current Brewers made the list: No. 8 - Christian Yelich, OF (3rd of 27 outfielders) No. 28 - Lorenzo Cain, OF (8th of 27 outfielders) No. 51 - Josh Hader, RP (1st of 7 relief...
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February 14, 2019 - 5:00 pm
MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee Brewers have been granted an additional (fourth) minor-league option on pitcher Adrian Houser, Adam McCalvy reports: Some news for you at-home Opening Day roster prognosticators: The Brewers were granted a fourth option on right-hander Adrian Houser. And here's a little...
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February 14, 2019 - 2:24 pm
MILWAUKEE -- Corbin Burnes burst onto the Major-League scene in 2018: a spotless 7-0 record in 30 appearances, a 2.61 ERA, 35 strikeouts in 38 innings and a 1.00 WHIP. With that level of success as a rookie reliever, it's tempting to leave him in the bullpen. But Burnes was a starter as he rose...
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February 08, 2019 - 1:38 pm
MILWAUKEE -- CC Sabathia put the Brewers on his back in 2008, carrying the team to its first postseason berth since losing the 1982 World Series. He left, the team rebuilt...sort of. A star-studded roster of young guns got the team back to the postseason in 2011, making a run to the NLCS. But once...
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February 07, 2019 - 6:07 pm
MILWAUKEE -- The Brewers have added another arm to their arsenal heading into Spring Training. #Brewers have signed free-agent RHP Josh Tomlin to a minor-league contract with an invitation to major-league spring training, source tells The Athletic. Gets $1.25M base in majors with $2.25M in...
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Bill Michaels
February 06, 2019 - 12:07 am
The trucks are loaded and they’re on their way southwest. From bats to bubble gum, hats to helmets, pullovers to pine tar, the Brewers semis are on the road towards the 2019 season. The big question is can this team replicate, and go one step farther, from what we witnessed last year? Can they? Of...
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© Jon Durr-USA TODAY Sports
February 05, 2019 - 1:44 pm
Starters? Openers? Initial out-getters? Call them what you want, Craig Counsell is still expected to assemble some number of pitchers into a rotation. Based on his consistent performance last season, Jhoulys Chacín is all but guaranteed a spot in that rotation to start the season. After him, though...
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