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It might not have been as dramatic as Sean Halton's home run but Logan Schafer's bunt Tuesday night was just as effective.
Schafer lifted the Milwaukee Brewers to their second walk-off victory in three days by coming off the bench and dropping down a picture-perfect suicide squeeze with the bases loaded to beat the Chicago Cubs 4-3.
"A walk-off is a walk-off" Schafer said. "It felt good that I was able to get a bad pitch down. I was expecting something closer to the plate but you have to make sacrifices so I kind of jumped across the plate to do whatever I could to get it down."
Facing reliever Justin Grimm Aramis Ramirez led off the bottom of the ninth with a walk and Carlos Gomez followed with a single to center that moved pinch runner Jeff Bianchi to second.
Scooter Gennett then dropped down a two-strike bunt that Grimm muffed allowing Gennett to reach to load the bases. The rookie failed on his first two attempts to lay one down putting the pressu...
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MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee Brewers shortstop Jean Segura left Wednesday's game prior to the top of the second inning with a strained right hamstring.
Segura walked with one out in the bottom of the first inning and came up limping after scoring on Aramis Ramirez's single to center.
The All-Star shortstop grabbed for his right hamstring after crossing the plate and quickly walked...
MILWAUKEE -- Corey Hart wants to return to the Milwaukee Brewers and he's willing to work with the organization to make it happen.
Hart, who has missed the entire season after having surgery on both knees, is a free agent after the season and could generate interest around the league if he can prove he's healthy. But the two-time All-Star's first choice is to be Milwaukee...
MILWAUKEE -- A lack of command and a few fluky plays were a recipe for disaster early in the season for Wily Peralta. His emotions would get the best of him and the rookie would be done in by a big inning or two.
Peralta didn't have his best command Monday and his defense made a couple of errors behind him, but he stayed poised and found a way to fight through six innings without...
Logan Schafer was not surprised when he got the squeeze sign with the bases loaded in a tie game in the ninth inning.
Schafer dropped a pinch-hit suicide squeeze bunt with the bases loaded to give the Milwaukee Brewers a 4-3 walkoff victory over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.
''I am never surprised to get the squeeze sign,'' Schafer said. ''When you...
MILWAUKEE -- Kyle Lohse is always one to shoulder the blame when he feels he didn't pitch well, but the veteran right-hander felt home plate umpire Chad Fairchild should share some of the responsibility Thursday afternoon.
According to Lohse, Fairchild told Brewers catcher Martin Maldonado that Lohse's "grumpy face" was going to cost him strikes. The comment was...
It has been almost two months since Ryan Braun last made an appearance at Miller Park, but on Wednesday afternoon the suspended slugger couldn’t stay away any longer.
After accepting a season-ending 65-game suspension on July 22, Braun has made some moves to rehab his image, but he has managed to stay mostly out of the spotlight, and subsequently, out of the ballpark. On Wednesday...
Pinch-hitter Logan Schafer dropped a suicide squeeze bunt with the bases loaded in the ninth to give the Milwaukee Brewers a 4-3 walkoff victory over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.
Aramis Ramirez walked to open the inning off Justin Grimm (0-2), who came on to start the ninth.
Jeff Bianchi pinch-ran for Ramirez and advanced on Carlos Gomez's single to center. Grimm then...
Corey Hart who didn't play a game for the Brewers this season while undergoing surgery on both knees said Thursday he would take a significant pay cut to remain with the club in 2014.
Hart is eligible for free agency after the season and prefers to remain with the only team for which he has played. He had a $10 million salary this year at the end of a three-year extension.
Caleb Gindl had three hits, including a two-run home run, and Wily Peralta pitched six strong innings to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 6-1 win over the Chicago Cubs on Monday night.
The Brewers' fourth win in five games moved them 3 1/2 games above Chicago at the bottom of the NL Central.
Peralta (10-15) gave up an unearned run on five hits. He struck out seven while walking...
While they've dominated the Chicago Cubs in recent matchups, the Milwaukee Brewers have never recorded a four-game sweep in 17 years as NL rivals.
Kyle Lohse will try to help his club accomplish that unprecedented feat with a better performance against Chicago on Thursday at Miller Park.
Milwaukee (68-83) eased to its 33rd win in the last 44 matchups with the Cubs on Wednesday...
After missing the entire 2013 season following multiple knee surgeries, soon-to-be free agent Corey Hart told Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, that he’ll take less money to re-sign with the Brewers.
I told them I would be very generous to stay here. I wouldn’t sit there and ask for anything outlandish. I’d definitely take a discount to stay here because...
Although Sean Halton's first career grand slam was the big blow, it was Chris Rusin's pitches out of the strike zone that proved more costly to the Cubs.
Halton's homer capped a five-run first inning that included two walks by Rusin (2-5) and Tyler Thornburg allowed just two singles over six innings as the Milwaukee Brewers beat Chicago 7-0 on Wednesday night.
The Brewers have had a terrible season, from winning the Kyle Lohse sweepstakes to Ryan Braun’s fall from grace.
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