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Troy Tulowitzki homered early, then doubled to start a two-run rally in the eighth inning that sent the Colorado Rockies over the Milwaukee Brewers 6-5 on Sunday.
Michael Cuddyer, Dexter Fowler and Corey Dickerson also homered for the Rockies, who salvaged a split of their 10-game homestand.
Yuniesky Betancourt and Norichika Aoki homered and Carlos Gomez had two hits and scored twice for the Brewers.
The Rockies had hoped to stay in the thick of the NL West race when they resumed after the All-Star break against the three worst teams in the NL. Instead, they lost three of four to Miami and were in danger of losing the series to Milwaukee before coming back against John Axford (4-4).
Trailing 5-4, Tulowitzki led off with a double down the third base line and scored on Cuddyer's double down the first base line. One out later, Nolan Arenado hit a go-ahead single.
Rex Brothers got the final three outs for his seventh save.
The Brewers took the lead in the eighth when Gomez dou...
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The Colorado Rockies lack a sense of urgency.The Colorado Rockies lost a baseball game at home on Saturday night 7-5. The offense wasn't as terrible as it has been for the past five weeks, and the pitching wasn't as good as it has been for the majority of the season. Nothing came together perfectly.Collin McHugh, making his Rockies debut after dominating the minor leagues...
August is just around the corner. That means the Colorado Rockies are wrapping up a stretch of games against the Chicago Cubs, the Miami Marlins and the Milwaukee Brewers, three teams that are competing for the league’s worst record. I stated earlier that this stretch of games to end July would be very telling. We’d learn a lot about the Blake Street Bombers. More importantly...
The Brewers know they face a PR disaster regarding the Ryan Braun PED suspension, but in August, they'll begin to try and make things right with the Milwaukee faithful.
The Milwaukee Brewers feel their fan’s pain. So much so, that they are stepping up to try and make things right.
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Milwaukee Brewers’ fans will stand by their man, even when his own teammates abandon him.
The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports that sales of Ryan Braun merchandise have increased since Major League Baseball suspended Braun for the rest of the 2013 season for violating the league’s Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program. In an interview with the Journal Sentinel’s Don...
In the days following the announcement of Ryan Braun's season-ending suspension, Milwaukee Brewers principal owner Mark Attanasio made it clear he was going to give back to the fans in what has turned into a long season.
The first part of a series of special fan appreciation initiatives was announced Monday, as the Brewers will give all fans attending any of the 12 home games...
The Milwaukee Brewers are having a rough go of it this season.
The team are bottom-dwellers in the NL Central and are dealing with one of the biggest performance-enhancing drug scandals of the year. Outfielder Ryan Braun is serving a 65-game suspension from Major League Baseball for violating the league’s Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program after initially lying to his...
Brewers slugger Ryan Braun as we all know is currently serving a 65-game suspension for his role in the Biogenesis scandal and that suspension came after Braun's stern and repeated denials of ever using PEDs. All of this has caused not-insubstantial levels of outrage among baseball observers and at least one hometown Brewers fan is none too pleased with Braun's deceptions...
The Milwaukee Brewers have decided to show their fans a little love with an unusually generous promotion.
Fans who attend a Brewers home game in August will receive a $10 voucher good for food, drinks, merchandise and game tickets. Team owner Mark Attanasio said Monday ''this has been a challenging season for all of us'' but the fan support has not wavered.
In what has turned into a lost season, the Milwaukee Brewers have lost their fair share of games in which they've played poorly.
Those are the losses that keep manager Ron Roenicke awake at night. Sure, losing is welcomed by nobody inside Milwaukee's clubhouse, but losses like Sunday's in Colorado are at least easier to swallow.
Though Sunday's 6-5 loss to the Rockies...
The Milwaukee Brewers were not exactly a playoff team before Ryan Braun was suspended for the remainder of the season, so you can understand why the suspension may have been the final straw for some of the team’s fans. In an attempt to avoid a major drop-off in ticket sales, the Brewers are offering fans [...]
Colorado outfielder Carlos Gonzalez has left Wednesday night's game against the Braves after aggravating his sprained right middle finger.
The injury affects Gonzalez's ability to grip the bat. He lost the bat on his follow-through while striking out to end the first inning. The bat hit catcher Brian McCann's shoulder. Gonzalez shook his hand in obvious pain as McCann...
In fallout of the whole Ryan Braun situation, Milwaukee Brewers owner Mark Attanasio will be offering a $10 voucher to each fan that attends the team’s home games in August. The voucher will be good for being used on food, beverages, tickets, or (I was close to including”and” here but one cannot even buy some beers for $10) team apparel/merchandise.
“We were finalizing something...