PIT 4; MIL 2: Ask not for whom the bell tolls, it tolls for Milwaukee
Brewers lose. Fall to 4.5 games back of the Pirates. On the plus side, the bar closest to my house has Dogfish Head 90 Minute IPA on tap.
Winning Pitcher: John Holdzkom
Losing Pitcher: Jonathan Broxton
SV: Mark Melancon
HR: Rickie Weeks (7), Russell Martin (11)
Nine games left: Pirates series preview
Could this be the Brewers last stand? We've said that for about every series in the last month, but this time it might be true.
If the Brewers sweep the Pirates they'll leave Sunday half a game back of the 2nd Wild Card spot. If they just win the series (2 out of 3), they'll be 2.5 games back. If they only win 1 they'll drop to 4.5 games back. If they get swept they'l...
What we learned: September 19, 2014
Today's lessons include disappointment as the Brewers hopes grow dimmer and dimmer. Also, there's a children's book about a dog somewhere in there.
Cardinals 3, Brewers 2
It was a crushing blow to what hope we had left last night. Th...
Quick facts about the Colorado Springs Sky Sox
Some quick facts about the Brewers new Triple-A affiliate.
Founded: 1988 Colors: Red, white, and navy blue (adopted starting in 2009) Mascot: Sox the Fox Elevation: 6,531 feet (highest professional ballpark in the US) Previously known as: Honolulu Islanders (1961-1987), Sacramento Solons (1918-1960), Portland Brow...
STL 3, MIL 2; Mental error crushes hopes and dreams
The Brewers should have won this game, but instead a mental error by Mark Reynolds essentially cost them the game and maybe the season.
Winning Pitcher: Sam Freeman
Losing Pitcher: Jimm...
Brewers new Triple-A affiliation likely to be with Colorado Springs
The Houston Astros have agreed to affiliate with Fresno, leaving Colorado Springs as the only option left for the Brewers.
It appears the Brewers will be pairing with the Colorado Springs Sky Sox as their new Triple-A affiliate. It had been down to Colorado Springs and Fresno as the final two destinations, with both the Brewers and Astros seeking new ho...
What we learned: September 18, 2014
Today's lessons include another tough loss, as well as what it feels like to be dumped.
Cardinals 2, Brewers 0
There were questions about how Mike Fiers would pitch in his next start after Thursday's incident (