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RYAN BRAUN RUMORS & GOSSIP

Braun to have thumb surgery, hopes to return to offensive form

Milwaukee Brewers right fielder Ryan Braun will undergo surgery Thursday in Los Angeles in hopes of curing a lingering nerve issue near his right thumb. Braun is hopeful the surgery, which he described Sunday as a procedure to freeze the damaged tissue, will allow him to bounce back from the least productive season of his eight-year career. "Definitely looking forward to it...
Via Pro Sports Daily
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Braun to undergo thumb surgery

Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun needs surgery to repair his nagging right thumb injury and he'll get it this coming week, the Brewers have announced. The rare procedure will involve freezing a nerve near his thumb. The injury has been bothering Braun for much of the past two seasons, though it reportedly got worse later this season. "If I was relatively healthy, if I was...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers' Ryan Braun to have surgery for nerve issue near right thumb

  Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun is scheduled to have surgery this week to fix a nagging nerve problem near his right thumb. The injury contributed to Braun having one of the least productive full seasons of his career. He went hitless in three at-bats in Sunday's 5-2 loss to the Chicago Cubs to finish the year hitting .266 with 19 homers and 81 RBI in 580 plate appearances...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers Injury Update: Ryan Braun to have thumb procedure Thursday

After the most frustrating season of his major league career, Ryan Braun is set to have a thumb procedure this upcoming Thursday. This is some of the greatest news that the Milwaukee Brewers could hear heading into the offseason.  With almost every plate appearance, it was evident that the lingering thumb issue was taking away Braun's power.His end of season numbers, were among...
Via Sports Injury Alert
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Braun to undergo thumb procedure on Thursday

Ryan Braun is in the Brewers’ starting lineup for Sunday afternoon’s season finale against the Cubs, but as soon as that game ends he will begin prepping for surgery that will hopefully correct a nerve issue in his right thumb that has been a source of discomfort since the early part of the 2013 campaign. Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel writes Sunday that Braun...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The Brewers are considering moving Ryan Braun to first base

Brewers manager Ron Roenicke said Thursday that he has spoken to general manager Doug Melvin about the possibility of Ryan Braun moving to first base” “I think he’s a good defender in the outfield, learning a new position that he picked up pretty fast. I think he’ll continue to get better in right. We haven’t approached (Braun) about it. It’s just kind of what the needs...
Via Pro Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

The Brewers Bar Weekly Hangover 9/21/14

Each Sunday evening we will review our favorite and least favorite events of the previous week, and share our perspective on how the team is doing. Please enjoy responsibly. Cheers! (Best event/news of the week) Ryan Braun Nominated for Roberto Clemente Award: The first time I heard about this on a recent Brewers broadcast, I thought they were joking.  Given Braun’s 2013 PED suspension...
Via Brewers Bar
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers Injury Update: Ryan Braun back in lineup Thursday

In a wild night at Miller Park, Milwaukee Brewers star left fielder Ryan Braun was back in the lineup and showed he was healthy right away by hitting a home run in his first at-bat. Braun has battled a reccurring thumb injury all season that has kept him in and out of the lineup, but DJ Short of Hardball Talk reports that manager Ron Roenicke says he has a full-blown hand injury...
Via Sports Injury Alert
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Brewers looking pathetic

It was a bad day to be a fan of Wisconsin sports. The Wisconsin Badgers blew their opener vs. LSU, and the Milwaukee Brewers couldn’t hit Jake Peavy to save their lives. How convenient it is for both teams to have failed miserably on offense on the same night. The Brewers managed one hit off Jake Peavy in the eighth inning, and Ryan Braun delivered a consolation run in the ninth...
Via isportsweb.com
August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-teammate likely ratted out Ryan Braun to MLB in 2013

How was MLB able to get Ryan Braun to agree to a 65-game suspension in 2013 despite the absence of a failed drug test? There was so much evidence against Braun that the Brewers slugger decided to accept his fate. And where did MLB get all the evidence? Not only did they have Anthony Bosch […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss
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