Found September 27, 2012 on Fox Sports Wisconsin:
Wily Peralta was going to fight through it. He was going to do all he could to help the Brewers win a crucial game. But in the end, his teammates were going to have none of it.Milwaukee's prized rookie starting pitcher alerted third baseman Aramis Ramirez that he was feeling discomfort in his right bicep prior to coming out to pitch the sixth inning. Ramirez then told Brewers manager Ron Roenicke. "He said he was going to go back out and throw his warm-up pitches," Roenicke said. "He said he was OK. (Brewers Athletic trainer) Dan (Wright) had already looked at him."Facing Reds pitcher Mat Latos to start the sixth, it was evident that something wasn't right to Ramirez and Roenicke, even though Peralta struck out his counterpart. "I think velocity (was down), but more the wildness," Roenicke said. "He threw a couple balls that really weren't close." Following the strikeout, Ramirez went to the mound and took the baseball from Pera...

Braun, Brewers give away 5,000 tickets

The MVP slugger and the rest of the Brew Crew have teamed up to show their fan's some appreciation for sticking by the team during a turbulent regular season. 

Brewers' Marcum blazes past host Reds

While Tuesday's loss to the Reds seemed to be about one Brewers starting pitcher running out of gas, Wednesday's blowout 8-1 win over Cincinnati was about another starting pitcher finding a little bit left in the tank. In his previous six starts since returning from elbow tightness that kept him out of the rotation for two months, Brewers pitcher Shaun Marcum hadn't...

Brewers couldn't quite finish on road trip

MILWAUKEE Heading into the season's most grueling road trip a 10-game stretch in three cities against three playoff contenders still several games out of the second wild card, Brewers manager Ron Roenicke had an ideal finish in mind, a number that he thought would keep Milwaukee in the race. Roenicke kept that number to himself as he and the Brewers headed to Pittsburgh,...

Only time has hindered Brewers climb

MILWAUKEE The Milwaukee Brewers spent three months of this baseball season digging themselves into a deep, dark hole, only to emerge at the surface just in time to make things interesting. They were goners. Until they weren't. The world had written them off, and for good reason. Even just a year after the St. Louis Cardinals went on a tremendous late-season run and proved that...

Wily Peralta Injury: Injury Not Serious to Brewers' Pitcher

Wily Peralta, the surprising September call-up for the Milwaukee Brewers felt tightness in his biceps Thursday and was pulled from the game.  However, he received good news Friday when the results of his MRI came back negative.  There is no structural damage shown on the MRI, and he has not experienced soreness in the biceps area. According to Yahoo! Sports, Peralta could...

Reds about to personally end Brewers' run

Time might be running out for the Milwaukee Brewers and their attempt to reach the playoffs. Looking to avoid a third consecutive loss, the visiting Brewers face another tough challenge against Bronson Arroyo and the postseason-bound Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday night. Aramis Ramirez homered for one of Milwaukee's five hits during Tuesday's 4-2 loss at Cincinnati. It was...

Brewers 8, Reds 1

Ryan Braun hit his NL-leading 41st home run on Wednesday night, and the Milwaukee Brewers kept their wild-card chances flickering with an 8-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds. Milwaukee moved within 3 1-2 games of St. Louis for the final NL wild-card spot, a long shot that left them with no margin for error. The Cardinals lost 2-0 to the Houston Astros. Shaun Marcum (6-4) went...

Astros-Brewers Preview

The Milwaukee Brewers begin their final homestand of the season after a loss that may have devastated any remaining hopes they had of reaching the playoffs. It may be too late to bounce back, but having Yovani Gallardo on the mound should provide a positive outlook for Friday night. The Brewers have won Gallardo's last 11 starts and he's won 10 consecutive outings against...

Astros top Brewers ace Gallardo

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Edgar Gonzalez allowed one hit before tiring in the sixth and Brett Wallace, Jason Castro and Jose Altuve all homered and the Houston Astros beat Yovani Gallardo for the first time in three seasons, dousing the Milwaukee Brewers' faint playoff hopes with a 7-6 victory Friday night. The win helped Houston avoid matching their franchise-worst loss total set last...

Arroyo, Reds lose to desperate Brewers

CINCINNATI (AP) -- Ryan Braun hit his NL-leading 41st home run on Wednesday night, and the Milwaukee Brewers kept their wild-card chances flickering with an 8-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds. Milwaukee entered the day trailing St. Louis by 4 games for the final NL wild-card spot, a long shot that left them with no margin for error. Shaun Marcum (6-4) went six innings for his...
MLB News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.