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Lingering hand injury leading to plate adjustments for Braun

The lingering nerve issue in Ryan Braun's right hand and thumb has been well-documented. Until a solution is found -- if one ever is found -- the Milwaukee Brewers right fielder is going to have to deal with the injury the best he can. It is obvious when the thumb is flaring up on Braun, as his swings become defensive and he lacks an ability to drive the baseball. Braun is...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Lingering hand injury leading to plate adjustments for Braun

MILWAUKEE -- The lingering nerve issue in Ryan Braun's right hand and thumb has been well-documented. Until a solution is found -- if one ever is found -- the Milwaukee Brewers right fielder is going to have to deal with the injury the best he can. It is obvious when the thumb is flaring up on Braun, as his swings become defensive and he lacks an ability to drive the baseball...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Daily DraftKings Picks: Tuesday, Aug 26

Yesterday I teased my usual “More Best Values to be posted by 5:30 pm EST!” and then never delivered on my promise. There were also a couple reader comments that I never responded to. This wasn’t for lack of care, but rather due to lack of internet! My connection cut out yesterday for the entire afternoon and evening, leaving me unable to update the post, respond to your comments...
Via Baseball Professor
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers Injury Update: Ryan Braun day-to-day with bruised quad

The Milwaukee Brewers pounded the San Diego Padres last night by the score of 10-1. The win improved the Brewers to 73-58 on the season, first in the National League Central. Aramis Ramirez and Ryan Braun homered for the Brewers who got three hits each from Braun, Ramirez and Carlos Gomez. There was a scary incident involving Braun, who collided with Padres first baseman Jake...
Via Sports Injury Alert
4 days ago  |  Discuss

While You Were Drinking 2014 Game 130 (MIL vs SD)

Sometimes things get a little fuzzy after an evening at the pub, trying to wipe the memory from your mind of True Detective losing out on all of those Emmy Awards to Breaking Bad.  So here’s a friendly reminder of what you might have missed while you were drinking. The Padres (60-70) were blasted 10-1 by the Milwaukee Brewers (73-58) last night.  Eric Stults (6-14, 4.63...
Via Padres Public
4 days ago  |  Discuss

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
10 days ago  |  Discuss

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
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers use homers to hold off Dodgers

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Yovani Gallardo pitched eight innings, Ryan Braun and Carlos Gomez homered, and the Milwaukee Brewers ended Clayton Kershaw's streak of 11 straight victories with a 3-2 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night. Gallardo (8-6), who threw 96 pitches, allowed a run and six hits with three strikeouts and a walk. The right-hander has won back-to-back...
Via AP on Fox
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers use homers to hold off Dodgers

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Yovani Gallardo pitched eight innings, Ryan Braun and Carlos Gomez homered, and the Milwaukee Brewers ended Clayton Kershaw's streak of 11 straight victories with a 3-2 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night. Gallardo (8-6), who threw 96 pitches, allowed a run and six hits with three strikeouts and a walk. The right-hander has won back-to-back...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Braun still dealing with thumb issue

Getty Images Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun continues to deal with a nerve issue in his right thumb. While Bran has played in 98 of the Brewers first 122 games he was given Thursday off. “We’ve discussed a lot of different options,” said Braun. “We’ve looked into a lot of different things. We’re constantly evaluating it. We’ve talked to a lot of people.”...
Via Tireball.com
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers' Braun held out due to hand ailment

CHICAGO (AP) -- Milwaukee outfielder Ryan Braun was held out the lineup for Thursday's game against the Chicago Cubs with a sore right hand. According to Brewers manager Ron Roenicke, the 2011 NL MVP has been experiencing a flare-up of a nagging injury. "Probably the last four, five, six days, it's been bothering him," Roenicke said. "We talked a couple of...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers' Braun held out due to hand ailment

CHICAGO (AP) -- Milwaukee outfielder Ryan Braun was held out the lineup for Thursday's game against the Chicago Cubs with a sore right hand. According to Brewers manager Ron Roenicke, the 2011 NL MVP has been experiencing a flare-up of a nagging injury. "Probably the last four, five, six days, it's been bothering him," Roenicke said. "We talked a couple of...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers Injury Update: Ryan Braun out with sore hand

The NL Central Division-leading Milwaukee Brewers, will do without right fielder Ryan Braun for Thursday's match against the Chicago Cubs as he sits with a sore right hand, reports the AP. Gerardo Parra will play right field.According to manager Ron Roenicke, Braun has a nagging injury which flared up. ''Probably the last four, five, six days, it's been bothering...
Via Sports Injury Alert
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Braun held out of Brewers lineup

CHICAGO (AP) Milwaukee outfielder Ryan Braun was held out the lineup for Thursday's game against the Chicago Cubs with a sore right hand. According to Brewers manager Ron Roenicke, the 2011 NL MVP has been experiencing a flare-up of a nagging injury. ''Probably the last four, five, six days, it's been bothering him,'' Roenicke said. ''We talked a...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Reading good press about the Cubs makes me kinda goofy

Seriously, this smart phone thing drives me nuts.People walking around in a complete daze, stepping out in front of busses, blocking doorways, stepping on pets...The other day I'm having lunch with a guy who gets a text, and it's like he stepped into another room.Big goofy smile, just...lost in the smart phone.Stupid Fone Face.Then yesterday Sutter sends me a text.It'...
Via Cub Reporter
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers lose Matt Garza to oblique injury in loss to Cardinals

Matt Garza has been one of the reasons the Milwaukee Brewers have been atop the National League Central Division since early April. Now the team can only hope that he will still be available to help keep them there. Garza pitched a masterful six shutout innings vs. Milwaukee’s arch-nemesis, the St. Louis Cardinals, on Sunday. However he was lifted prior to the seventh inning after...
Via Sports-Glory
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Brewers monthly recap: July

  July record: 9-16 Andrew Gruman's player of the month: RF Ryan Braun (.277, 3 HR, 5 2B, 2 3B, 15 RBI in 22 games) It wasn't a very good month offensively for the Brewers, as Braun was just one of two regulars to hit over .250 and the only one over .270. Braun was hitting .343 for the month on July 26, but Milwaukee's right fielder is currently mired in an 0-for-16...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
29 days ago  |  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

Brewers Thursday: Braun returns to lineup

MILWAUKEE -- Ryan Braun returned to the lineup for the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday but in a very unfamiliar spot in the batting order. For the first time since Sept. 14, 2008, Braun found himself in the No. 5 spot of the lineup and will continue to hit there for the foreseeable future. Brewers manager Ron Roenicke is hoping to find a consistent top four in his lineup and he knows...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers Injury Update: Ryan Braun returns to lineup

After leaving Monday's game early and sitting out the next two days, Milwaukee Brewers right fielder Ryan Braun will start again Thursday says Tom Hardicourt, Brewers beat writer for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.Ryan Braun back in #Brewers lineup but in a different spot, batting 5th. Gennett 2nd and Lucroy 3rd. Slumping Jean Segura getting day off.— Tom (@Haudricourt) July...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers Wednesday: Braun still ailing

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee Brewers right fielder Ryan Braun is out of the lineup for the second consecutive game due to back spasms. Braun's back first flared up during batting practice prior to last Saturday's game in Cincinnati and was forced to leave the game in the second inning. He missed Sunday's series finale with the Reds but was back in Milwaukee's lineup Monday...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

The Brewers Bar Weekly Hangover 7/6/14

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) Brewers Back in All-Star Game Starting Lineups: Since Ryan Braun’s All-Star Game run from 2008-2012, Brewers fans got used to one of our own being in the starting lineup...
Via Brewers Bar
July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers Injury Update: Ryan Braun expects to return from back issue soon

Milwaukee Brewers right fielder Ryan Braun sat out Sunday after experiencing back spams Saturday night in Cincinnati. Braun, though, says that the spasms are not serious, and he expects to play again within a few days. Logan Schafer played right field Sunday. #451741870 / gettyimages.comBraun left Saturday's game after one at bat. MLB.com's Adam McCalvy reports that Braun...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers Injury Update: Ryan Braun exits with back spasms

The NL Central Division-leading Milwaukee Brewers, who have lost four straight games, are doing without right fielder Ryan Braun for Saturday's game against the rival Cincinnati Reds. Braun was forced to leave in the second inning with back spasms, reports Adam McCalvy of MLB.com. (Video here and below). He was replaced by Logan Schafer. Braun has played only 67 of the Brewers...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Braun leaves Saturday’s game with lower back spasms

getty images Lower back spasms forced Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun out of Saturday’s contest. Braun was pulled from the game against Cincinnati in the second inning. He struck out in his only at-bat of the day. Logan Schafer replaced him in right field. Right now it would appear that Braun is simply day-to day. Braun is hitting .288/.240/.507 on the season with 11 home...
Via Tireball.com
July 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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