Found September 29, 2012 on Fox Sports Wisconsin:
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MILWAUKEE As if he needed anymore feathers in his MVP-candidate cap, Milwaukee Brewers left fielder Ryan Braun added another in the sixth inning of Friday's game against the Astros, darting from second toward third base on a 2-0 pitch from Hector Ambriz to Aramis Ramirez. Beating the throw to the bag, Braun secured the 30th steal of his already extraordinary 2012, ensuring him his first-ever 40-home run, 30-steal season just the 11th time that's been done in major league history. And while the feat has been accomplished 11 times, only nine total players have ever done it the last being Alfonso Soriano in 2006. While the 40-home run, 30-stolen base plateau is new for Braun, Friday's steal also marked the second consecutive season in which Braun has reached the 30-30 mark the first time that's ever been done in Brewers' history. In pursuit of defending his NL MVP award from last year a season that wasn't as statistically eye-popping as this one has be...
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