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Unstoppable Fiers: Brewers starter continues impressive run

MILWAUKEE -- After holding the Los Angeles Dodgers to one run over eight innings and striking out 14 in six innings against the Chicago Cubs, Mike Fiers' latest challenge was one of the most potent offenses in baseball. Fiers continued his impressive return to the big leagues by holding Toronto to just two hits over seven innings Tuesday, retiring the last 18 batters he faced...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
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Brewers dominate Blue Jays, 6-1

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Mike Fiers pitched seven dominant innings and Jonathan Lucroy and Aramis Ramirez each hit two doubles as the Milwaukee Brewers defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 6-1 on Tuesday night. Fiers (3-1) held the Blue Jays to two hits and one run and retired the final 18 batters he faced. He struck out six and walked one to help Milwaukee win its fifth straight game. The Blue...
Via AP on Fox
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Brewers dominate Blue Jays, 6-1

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Mike Fiers pitched seven dominant innings and Jonathan Lucroy and Aramis Ramirez each hit two doubles as the Milwaukee Brewers defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 6-1 on Tuesday night. Fiers (3-1) held the Blue Jays to two hits and one run and retired the final 18 batters he faced. He struck out six and walked one to help Milwaukee win its fifth straight game. The Blue...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
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Fiers and Brewers dominate Blue Jays in 6-1 win

MILWAUKEE (AP) Mike Fiers pitched seven dominant innings and Jonathan Lucroy and Aramis Ramirez each hit two doubles as the Milwaukee Brewers defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 6-1 on Tuesday night. Fiers (3-1) held the Blue Jays to two hits and one run and retired the final 18 batters he faced. He struck out six and walked one to help Milwaukee win its fifth straight game. The Blue...
Via AP on Fox
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Jonathan Lucroy Becoming the New Face of the Milwaukee Brewers

Thanks to his breakout 2014 season, Jonathan Lucroy is quickly supplanting Ryan Braun as the face of the Milwaukee Brewers franchise. Before his overturned positive PED test in 2012 and suspension as a result of the Biogenesis scandal last year, it would’ve been unimaginable that anybody would pass Braun as the franchise’s most valuable player. After all, Braun – who signed...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
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Brewers sweep Dodgers; take over top record in NL

Call it the “broom stroke heard round the world.” The NL Central leading Milwaukee Brewers made perhaps their biggest statement of the season this weekend, sweeping the NL West leading Los Angeles Dodgers in Chavez Ravine to take over the top record in the National League as baseball reaches its dog days of August. It began Friday night when the Brew Crew doubled up former teammate...
Via Sports-Glory
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Blue Jays-Brewers Preview

While the Toronto Blue Jays' slide continues, the Milwaukee Brewers are again finding some NL Central breathing room. The clubs meet Tuesday night at Miller Park with the Blue Jays in need of some competent pitching to end a discouraging August and the Brewers chasing a fifth straight victory. Milwaukee (70-55) returns home after sweeping three games against the Los Angeles Dodgers...
Via AP on Fox
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Carlos Gomez, Jonathan Lucroy Keeping Brewers atop NL Central

In one the season’s biggest surprises, the Milwaukee Brewers are enjoying a three game lead in the National League Central division. While 2014 was supposed to be the St. Louis Cardinals‘ year, Milwaukee’s convincing lead makes them the favorite to take home the division crown. The Brew Crew has been lead by two MVP candidates, Carlos Gomez and Jonathan Lucroy. The 28 year...
Via Baseball News Source
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Brewers make statement by sweeping NL leaders

If there is such thing as making a statement in mid-August, the Milwaukee Brewers did just that this weekend at Dodger Stadium. The Brewers completed a three-game sweep of the Los Angeles Dodgers with a 7-2 victory Sunday, as Wily Peralta earned his major-league best 15th win of season by making seven early runs hold up with six scoreless innings at Chavez Ravine. Despite having...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
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Lucroy's 5-RBI day powers Brewers over Dodgers for series sweep

  Jonathan Lucroy tied a season high with five RBI, including his first home run in more than three weeks, and the Milwaukee Brewers completed a three-game sweep of the Los Angeles Dodgers with a 7-2 victory on Sunday. Wily Peralta (15-7) tied Johnny Cueto and Adam Wainwright for the major league lead in victories, allowing five hits in six scoreless innings. The right-hander is...
Via AP on Fox
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Crew completes three-game sweep over Dodgers

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Jonathan Lucroy tied a season high with five RBI, including his first home run in more than three weeks, and the Milwaukee Brewers completed a three-game sweep of the Los Angeles Dodgers with a 7-2 victory on Sunday. Wily Peralta (15-7) tied Johnny Cueto and Adam Wainwright for the major league lead in victories, allowing five hits in six scoreless innings. The...
Via AP on Fox
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Lucroy powers Brewers over Dodgers 7-2

LOS ANGELES (AP) Jonathan Lucroy tied a season high with five RBIs, including his first home run in more than three weeks, and the Milwaukee Brewers completed a three-game sweep of the Los Angeles Dodgers with a 7-2 victory on Sunday. Wily Peralta (15-7) tied Johnny Cueto and Adam Wainwright for the major league lead in victories, allowing five hits in six scoreless innings. The...
Via AP on Fox
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Crew completes three-game sweep over Dodgers

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Jonathan Lucroy tied a season high with five RBI, including his first home run in more than three weeks, and the Milwaukee Brewers completed a three-game sweep of the Los Angeles Dodgers with a 7-2 victory on Sunday. Wily Peralta (15-7) tied Johnny Cueto and Adam Wainwright for the major league lead in victories, allowing five hits in six scoreless innings. The...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
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Brewers 7, Dodgers 2: A Game That Was Over Before It Started

You know, after Dan Haren was surprisingly decent his last two times out, you had to wonder when the other shoe was going to drop. That’s what happened today, as Haren lasted all of three innings, allowing six runs — only three earned, thanks to Adrian Gonzalez‘ error — and getting through exactly zero of them unscathed. The second batter of the game, Jonathan Lucroy, homered...
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Rewind: Green Bay Packers dream Super Bowl match-ups, NFL’s hottest cheerleaders

We’re getting closer to football that actually matters. In the meantime, the best columns from the cover32 universe this week will help pass the time: National Columns • Power Rankings: Where each NFL team stands after preseason Week 1 (READ) • Heroes and Goats: Five who did and didn’t shine in preseason Week 1 (READ) • QB Ratings: Ranking every starting quarterback from...
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Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy calls out Aaron Rodgers

Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy called Aaron Rodgers out. To complete what has become a social media phenomenon, that is, as he challenged him to complete the “Ice Bucket Challenge” to strike out ALS. Rodgers is a good sport and humbly accepted Lucroy’s challenge. Watch the video below and see who Rodgers challenged to complete the stunt. You may also be interested...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Feisty base running sometimes causes outs, but Brewers won't change

MILWAUKEE -- Already in scoring position with two outs and Jonathan Lucroy at the plate, Carlos Gomez left many scratching their heads Saturday when he was caught stealing third base to end the inning. With one of his top run producers at the plate and Gomez having the ability to score from second base on the vast majority of base hits, did manager Ron Roenicke think about taking...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Packers' Rodgers put on ice for a good cause

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- It didn't take long for Aaron Rodgers to accept the Ice Bucket Challenge from Jonathan Lucroy. Less than 24 hours after Lucroy -- along with Brewers teammates Carlos Gomez and Kyle Lohse -- took the challenge to help raise money and awareness for ALS and called out Rodgers to do the same, the Green Bay Packers star quarterback obliged and got doused. On Monday...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers Injury Update: Jonathan Lucroy out with sore hamstring

Milwaukee Brewers All-Star catcher Jonathan Lucroy was held out of the lineup on Friday night due to a sore hamstring, reports Andrew Gruman of Fox Sports Wisconsin:RR says Jonathan Lucroy has a sore hamstring. That's why he is not in there tonight. #Brewers— Andrew Gruman (@AndrewGruman) August 8, 2014 #451179948 / gettyimages.comManager Ron Ronenicke said that the move...
Via Sports Injury Alert
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Brewers: Thoughts after last night’s win

Don’t look now, but the Milwaukee Brewers may have finally gotten out of their hitting slump. The Brewers had much to celebrate last night. (Photo: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images) After a pathetic little stretch where Milwaukee could barely scrape a run together, the Brewers torched David Price of the Rays and Adam Wainwright of the Cardinals in back-to-back games. Last night’s...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers clip Cardinals, 7-4

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Wily Peralta won his 13th game to tie for the National League lead and Aramis Ramirez powered the Milwaukee Brewers with a home run and RBI double off St. Louis Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright in a 7-4 victory Friday night. Jonathan Lucroy's bases-clearing double chased Wainwright (13-6) in a four-run sixth inning that put Milwaukee up by six. The NL Central leaders...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Peralta wins 13th, Brewers beat Cardinals 7-4

ST. LOUIS -- Wily Peralta won his 13th game to tie for the National League lead and Aramis Ramirez powered the Milwaukee Brewers with a home run and RBI double off St. Louis Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright in a 7-4 victory Friday night. Jonathan Lucroy's bases-clearing double chased Wainwright (13-6) in a four-run sixth inning that put Milwaukee up by six. The NL Central leaders...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Breaking down the suddenly wide open NL MVP race

For the first three months of the MLB season, it looked like Troy Tulowitzki was going to run away with the 2014 National League MVP award. The Rockies shortstop was leading the league in batting average (.340), slugging percentage (.432), on-base percentage (.603) and OPS (1.035), in addition to ranking first in WAR (5.6) and third in home runs (21) just a few weeks ago. But a few...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
21 days ago  |  Discuss

The most exciting walk offs for the week ending July 27th

Well, there weren’t a lot of walk offs this week, so we’re just going to have to take what we can get. Sorry, gang. July 22nd, Rangers vs Yankees Chase Headley, true Yankee. July 22nd, Reds vs Brewers This laser off the bat of Jonathan Lucroy gave Milwaukee a huge win over the division rival Reds. And hey, Lucroy’s post-homer celebration was absolutely fantastic. July 24th...
Via The Outside Corner
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers fend off Mets, 5-2

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Wily Peralta earned his team-leading 12th win, and Mark Reynolds homered in the Milwaukee Brewers' 5-2 victory over the New York Mets on Saturday night. Jonathan Lucroy, Ryan Braun and Khris Davis added run-scoring hits for NL Central Division-leading Milwaukee. Peralta (12-6) pitched 5 2/3 innings, giving up six hits and two runs. He walked three batters and...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
24 days ago  |  Discuss
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