Brewers Tuesday: Henderson has successful surgery

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee Brewers reliever Jim Henderson underwent successful right shoulder surgery Tuesday morning to clean up the rotator cuff and labrum. The surgery was performed by Dr. James Andrews in Florida and is expected to carry a rehab time of four months. Henderson last pitched May 1 in Cincinnati when he allowed five earned runs in a loss to the Reds. He was placed on...
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August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers Injury Update: Kyle Lohse, Jim Henderson, Tyler Thornburg

This week the Milwaukee Brewers not only saw starting pitcher Kyle Lohse leave his start early, but they received disappointing news about to other pitchers, too.  Pitchers Tyler Thornburg and Jim Henderson are going to be shut down for the remainder of the season. Brewers beat writer, Adam McCalvy, said that while neither had a set back, Gord Ash stated that neither was progressing...
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August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Crazy moments in NFL history: Carney misses PAT after Saints' 'River City Relay' miracle

'Were having difficulty containing our excitement for the start of the NFL season. In an effort to cope with that delirium, each day from today until the Sept. 4 kickoff, the Buzzer will post about one crazy moment in NFL history. "Crazy" is subjective, so what does that mean here? In this series we won't be highlighting the most outstanding plays or statistical...
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August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers Injury Update: Jim Henderson, Scooter Gennett

The Milwaukee Brewers are getting themselves ready for the trade deadline, but Jim Henderson and Scooter Gennett are just focused on getting back to 100-prevent and playing as often as they can.#452499986 / gettyimages.comScooter GennettThe Brewers secondbasemen returned to the lineup on Monday after he missed five starts with strained right quads as reported by Adam McCalvy...
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July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers Bobbleheads Show Up…Closer Still MIA

By now, you’ve heard about the nightmare that is the saga of the 15,000 misspelled Troy Tulowitzki jerseys that led the Colorado Rockies had to cancel Saturday’s giveaway, right? Well…the Milwaukee Brewers were almost in a similar bind. As of late Saturday night, the team had yet to receive the Jim Henderson bobbleheads they were giving away to all the fans who showed up Sunday...
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July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers Injury Update: Jim Henderson pitches clean inning on rehab

The Milwaukee Brewers got some positive news out of AA Huntsville Wednesday night, as last year's closer Jim Henderson pitched a scoreless eight inning for the Stars.  In the inning Henderson dominated, striking out two batters and needing just 18 pitches to get through the inning. Henderson has been on the disabled list since May 2nd with shoulder inflammation appears to...
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July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers Injury Update: Jim Henderson makes first rehab appearance

The Milwaukee Brewers begin a weekend series against the Cincinnati Reds today coming off a 7-4 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday. Even with the loss, the Brewers hold a comfortable five-game lead over the St. Louis Cardinals in the National League West. Although the Brewers had a day off on Thursday, reliever Jim Henderson was in action, making his first rehab appearance...
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July 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Kintzler getting back in form

MILWAUKEE -- Heading into the season, the Milwaukee Brewers expected to have Jim Henderson and Brandon Kintzler anchoring their bullpen in the back end. While Henderson has been sidelined by a shoulder injury for more than a month, Kintzler hasn't been the same steady reliever he was last season. Kintzler has struggled to get on track since returning from a strained rotator cuff...
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June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

The Brewers Bar Weekly Hangover 6/1/14

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 Shows Well in Early All-Star Voting: Fan voting for the All-Star Game starters always produces some head-scratchers.  There’s a tendency for guys to get voted...
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June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers Injury Updates: Aramis Ramirez, Jim Henderson

The Milwaukee Brewers lost in 10 innings to the Baltimore Orioles by the score of 7-6. The loss dropped the Brewers to 30-22, a game and a half ahead of the St. Louis Cardinals in the National League Central. A normally reliable pitching staff that is seventh in the league in ERA gave up three runs over the final two innings. There is mixed news on the injury front, as reliever...
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May 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers Monday: RP Henderson suffers setback

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee Brewers reliever Jim Henderson has been taken off of his rehab assignment after suffering a setback in his outing for Double-A Huntsville on Friday. Henderson worked a perfect sixth inning with two strikeouts against Montgomery, needing just 11 pitches to get through his first rehab outing. The right-hander felt pain in the back of his right shoulder and was...
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May 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers Injury Updates: Tom Gorzelanny, Jim Henderson

The Milwaukee Brewers began a weekend series against the Miami Marlins with a 9-5 win. The victory moved the Brewers to 2 1/2 ahead of the St. Louis Cardinals in the National League Central. The Brewers' offense has struggled much of the season, 21st in the league in runs scored, but they pounded 13 hits and two home runs against the Marlins. A strong pitching staff is about...
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May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers offense breaks out, helps halt skid

Ron Roenicke decided to switch things up and not have his team take batting practice on the field prior to Wednesday night's game against the Atlanta Braves. After snapping out of their offensive funk with six early runs to give Kyle Lohse plenty of support in a 6-1 win that ended a four-game losing streak, the Milwaukee Brewers won't be hitting on the field Thursday. "...
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May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers Injury Update: Jim Henderson ready for rehab

The Milwaukee Brewers lost to the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday by the score of 6-0. The loss was the second straight to the Braves and dropped the Brewers to 27-19 on the season. Pitching has been a strength for the Brewers this season, as they are seventh in the Major Leagues in ERA. A strength looks to get even stronger in the near future as Jim Henderson is ready to begin a rehab...
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May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers' Jim Henderson will likely need rehab assignment

The Milwaukee Brewers entered Wednesday afternoon's game coming off a 7-5 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday. At 22-12, the Brewers are comfortably in first place, five games ahead of the St. Louis Cardinals in the National League Central. On the injury front, pitcher Jim Henderson will likely need more than the minimum 15 days on the disabled list. #486273713 / gettyimages...
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May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers place Henderson on DL, recall outfielder Gindl

A night after getting hit for five earned runs, Milwaukee Brewers reliever Jim Henderson has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation. The Brewers recalled outfielder Caleb Gindl from Triple-A Nashville to fill the roster spot and again give them a five-man bench. Henderson has battled inconsistent command since spring training, but the right-hander...
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May 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers place Jim Henderson on disabled list, promote Caleb Gindl

Milwaukee Brewers relief pitcher Jim Henderson got hit hard in last night's 8-3 loss against the Cincinnati Reds. The right-hander allowed five runs on four hits and one walk in just 0.2 innings of work. We found a possible reason for his poor performance last night.#486273711 / gettyimages.comAdam McCalvy of MLB.com tweeted Henderson would be heading to the disabled list:Jim...
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May 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers bullpen finally falters late in loss to Reds

Eventually the Milwaukee Brewers were going to have a night in which the bullpen gave up runs late. It happened in the eighth inning Thursday night. Jim Henderson allowed a two-run, pinch-hit home run to Brayan Pena that broke a 3-3 tie, while Rob Wooten let two inherited runners score as the Cincinnati Reds pulled away for an 8-3 victory at Great American Ballpark. "They are...
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May 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers bullpen dominant to start season

MILWAUKEE -- In what is an unpredictable game, the most incalculable aspect of baseball might just be the bullpen. A team needs a good one in order to contend for the postseason, but finding the right mix can prove challenging. The Milwaukee Brewers don't need to be told that. They watched in 2012 as their bullpen had the highest ERA in baseball and was one of the major factors...
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April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

'Weird play' extends Milwaukee's eight-game winning streak

MILWAUKEE -- It's unclear as to how many 2-6-1 double plays have ever been turned before, but all that matters to the Milwaukee Brewers is that they turned one in a huge spot Saturday night to help them to their eighth straight victory. With the game tied at 2 in the top of the eighth and runners at the corners, Andrew McCutchen hit a foul pop-up that was caught by Jonathan Lucroy...
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April 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Despite adversity-filled spring, 'K-Rod' closing, succeeding

MILWAUKEE -- There's certainly something to be said about familiarity, and Ron Roenicke has just that with Francisco Rodriguez. It was still a surprise to see Rodriguez trot out for the save opportunity on Opening Day instead of Jim Henderson, thought to be the Milwaukee Brewers' closer at the time. After a spring training filled with political turmoil in his home country...
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April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

The Brewers’ Latest Closer Controversy ☆

For the second straight season, the Brewers have a closer controversy in early April. While last year Jim Henderson usurped the incumbent John Axford, now Henderson himself is on the hot seat. This time manager Ron Roenicke took a unique approach, evidently switching closers between Spring Training and Opening Day. Even the Brewers players were unaware that Francisco Rodriguez would...
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April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Fantasy Roundup: New Closers Abound

Rodriguez has seized the Brewers’ closing gig from Jim Henderson (Photo: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images) Who saw Matt Lindstrom and Francisco Rodriguez earning saves on Monday? Both of their respective managers said each does not have a tentative hold on the job. Both players should be picked up in all league formats. Lindstrom has a below average strikeout rate and an above average...
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April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers 2014 positional preview: Relief pitching

This is the second part in a nine-part series previewing the Milwaukee Brewers by position heading into Opening Day on March 31. BULLPEN LOCKS RHP Jim Henderson (5-5, 2.70 ERA, 28 saves in 61 games in 2013) RHP Brandon Kintzler (3-3, 2.69 ERA in 71 games) RHP Francisco Rodriguez (3-2, 2.70 ERA, 10 saves in 48 games with the Brewers and Orioles) LHP Will Smith (2-1, 3.24 ERA in 19...
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March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers' Henderson embracing role as club's closer

PHOENIX -- Jim Henderson came to spring training this year in a position he's never been in before. For the first time in his 12-year professional career, the first 10 of which were spent in the minor leagues, the 6-foot-5 right-hander enters camp as the closer for a major-league team. Few would dispute it's a position the 31 year-old Canadian deserves. Replacing John Axford...
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February 17, 2014  |  Discuss
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