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Milwaukee Brewers left fielder Ryan Braun will miss at least three games after being placed on bereavement leave.
Braun was expected to return to the lineup Thursday night against Arizona, but left the team due to a family medical issue, according to the team.
Bereavement leave has to be at least three days and no more than seven under baseball's rules.
Braun returned to Milwaukee's lineup Tuesday against Cincinnati after missing 26 games with an inflamed nerve in his right hand, but sat out Wednesday to rest a sore right thumb.
He went 1 for 3 in his return and is batting .304 with nine home runs and 36 RBIs in 58 games.
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The Milwaukee Brewers have placed left fielder Ryan Braun on the bereavement list effective Thursday due to a family medical issue.
Braun left the Brewers on Thursday, and the club will announce a corresponding roster move following Thursday night's game in Arizona.
After missing a month with an inflamed nerve in his right hand, Braun was activated from the disabled list Tuesday...
The Milwaukee Brewers were a bit light in the outfield
yesterday, as regulars Ryan Braun and Norichika Aoki were sidelined. Braun is
being eased back into regular action after his recent activation from the
disabled list, while Aoki is battling a sore elbow. Neither ailment is
considered significant, and both players are expected to rejoin the Brewers’
lineup today, according...
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By ANDREI GRESKA
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MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee Brewers right fielder Norichika Aoki is out of the lineup for the second straight day with left elbow tightness.
Scratched from the lineup just before Tuesday's game against Cincinnati, Aoki is expected to return for Thursday's series opener in Arizona.
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