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MILWAUKEE -- Those needing evidence as to why the Milwaukee Brewers have stuck with Wily Peralta through the young right-hander's struggles this season don't need to look any further than Friday night's performance.
In one of the best outings of his career, Peralta allowed just two hits and didn't allow a run for just the second time in his career, as the Brewers opened their six-game homestand with a 2-0 win over Atlanta.
"I think I just needed one like that today," Peralta said. "I just kept the ball down the whole game and made big pitches when I needed to. I think this one makes me more comfortable for my next one."
The latest theme in Peralta's development has been getting him to move past moments of frustration during games. As happens often with young pitchers, Peralta would let hits, walks or moments of bad luck get to him, leaving him unable to move on to the next pitch. The damage would compound, and his start would unravel.
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MILWAUKEE -- Francisco Rodriguez had waited a really long time to experience the emotion he felt recording the final out of Saturday's victory.
Rodriguez became the 25th player in Major League Baseball history to record his 300th save, as he worked a scoreless ninth in Milwaukee's 2-0 victory over Atlanta on Saturday afternoon.
Fittingly, the man they call K-Rod achieved...
MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee Brewers right-hander Marco Estrada will make a rehab start for Single-A Wisconsin on Sunday, as he works his way back from a left hamstring strain.
Estrada was given the go-ahead to head out and pitch after a checkup with team physician Dr. William Raasch following a bullpen session Friday. The Brewers hope Estrada needs just one rehab start before returning...
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Even as someone who follows the Brewers pretty closely, I don’t know much about the state of the minor leagues. Other than spring training and September call ups, I only know the names of a few players in Milwaukee’s farm system (I hear this Hunter Morris guy has a lot of upside).
I am aware that the Brewers supposedly depleted their...
In a huge blow to the fortunes of the Milwaukee Brewers and their chase towards a .500 record and the NL Central title, Ryan Braun's hand injury diagnosis has been confirmed by a second specialist and will more than likely lead to Braun needing more time to recover than originally expected.
As discussed here previously at MLB Injury News, Braun's thumb injury has been...
The Milwaukee Brewers have fallen on hard times lately. Especially ever since slugger Ryan Braun hit the disabled list.The Brew Crew currently sit tied for last in the division with the lowly Chicago Cubs and the outlook for a winning future doesn't look so bright, either.So, this fan, who hasn't given up on team just yet, took it upon himself to try and help the franchise...
MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee Brewers outrighted left-hander Chris Narveson to Triple-A Nashville on Friday, removing him from the 40-man roster.
Narveson, 31, will continue to start for Nashville, where he was on a rehab assignment recovering from a sprained left middle finger. Though it's a disappointing setback, Narveson is taking the mindset of trying to earn his way back to...
Jean Segura hit a home run and Wily Peralta allowed two hits in seven innings to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to their second shutout of the season, a 2-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night.
Peralta (5-8) won for the second time in his last eight starts, giving up two singles to go with four strikeouts and four walks.
Francisco Rodriguez pitched the eighth and Jim Henderson...
Though it's been seven weeks since Tim Hudson last earned a victory, he's often been deserving of a better outcome.
The 15-year veteran tries to avoid the longest winless stretch of his career as the Atlanta Braves look to halt a seven-game road losing streak to the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday.
Hudson (4-6, 4.17 ERA) has had a rough go of late, compiling an 0-5 record...
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Since May 8th, 36 games, 125 plate appearances, Yuniesky Betancourt's OPS is .382. .382 is Buster Posey's career OBP. Jeff Bianchi continues to rot away on the bench while Runnin Ron plays the single worst player in MLB every day at multiple positions. Fire Ron Roenicke.
Lost in the shuffle of Scootermania, Gallardo...
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Pictures taken at the Milwaukee County Zoo a few months back. I'd never seen bears get in an argument like that, before.
Baseball picture & drawings of cats of all...
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Looking to close out the nine-game road trip on a positive note, the Milwaukee Brewers managed to do just the opposite, giving up an eighth-inning lead before falling to Houston 7-4 in the 10th inning off a three-run walk-off from Carlos Pena.
"Defensively we gave them a couple of runs early. Offensively we obviously didn't do the...