2016 ScheduleAll times ET

2016 Schedule
34-41, 4th in NL Cent
Werth and the sun don't mix (0:44)
Robinson gives Nats some breathing room (0:22)

Lineup: Brewers (34-40) vs. Nationals (43-32)

  • 1. Jonathan Villar, SS (S)
  • 2. Scooter Gennett, 2B (L)
  • 3. Ryan Braun, LF (R)
  • 4. Jonathan Lucroy, C (R)
  • 5. Chris Carter, 1B (R)
  • 6. Kirk Nieuwenhuis, CF (L)
  • 7. Aaron Hill, 3B (R)
  • 8. Ramon Flores, RF (L)
  • 9. Jimmy Nelson, RHP
  • Daily notes


Carter homers as Brewers beat Nationals 6-5

Chris Carter hit a three-run homer, Matt Garza pitched six innings for this first win of the season, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Washington Nationals 6-5 on Saturday.

This is what happens when you run on Bryce Harper (0:35)
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We hear you, Milwaukee. But...

Bill Barnwell recognizes the city of Milwaukee for the championship droughts of the Bucks and Brewers (since 1971). However, the Packers' Super Bowl titles rule the city out of contention. Sports Misery Index

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Where does Ray rank for Brewers?

Corey Ray was the top player on Keith Law's Big Board in this year's draft, but is his talent enough for him to dethrone stud shortstop Orlando Arcia as the Brewers' No. 1 prospect? Where top 2016 draft picks rank (Insider)

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Gennett finally ends streak of solo HRs

Scooter Gennett hit a two-run homer in the Brewers' 4-2 win on Wednesday. Each of his previous 11 HRs were of the solo variety, dating back to June 16, 2015, per the Elias Sports Bureau. Before his two-run shot, Gennett was homerless in 201 consecutive at-bats with at least one runner on base.

Is Hill a good trade option?

The Brewers have a number of players that may hold value worth dealing at July's end. Among those players? Aaron Hill, one of the many new faces to the Brewers franchise this season. The 34-year-old infielder's numbers aren't exceedingly impressive, but they indicate a positive change in his production. Disciples of Uecker

Brewers hold steady on All-Star ballot

In the NL's fourth ballot update, Ryan Braun (No. 5 outfielder) and Jonathan Lucroy (No. 5 catcher) hang on to their spots.

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Anderson will skip next start in rotation

Brewers manager Craig Counsell and pitching coach Derek Johnson have decided to skip Chase Anderson's next start, giving him nine days of rest before starting again. During those nine days, Anderson would be available out of the bullpen if necessary, but Counsell said he wants to stay away from that. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Schroeder: Scully the greatest of all-time

F.S. Wisconsin Brewers color commentator Bill Schroeder recaps what has been a seemingly endless road trip for the Brewers and shares his respect for Vin Scully.


Athletics score 3 in 7th to beat Brewers 5-3

Yonder Alonso hit a two-out, tiebreaking single in the seventh inning, Marcus Semien followed with a two-run triple and the Oakland Athletics held on to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-3 on Tuesday.

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A look at baseball's longest droughts

The Cubs' World Series drought has been well documented, but did you realize the Pirates have gone the longest without winning a playoff series?

Milwaukee holds steady at No. 23

Despite getting swept by the Giants, the Brewers keep a hold on their No. 23 spot in our Power Rankings. And with Matt Garza back into the starting rotation, the team will look to try and move forward. Power Rankings


Haudricourt: No parade traffic in Oakland

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Brewers beat writer Tom Haudricourt recaps a tough end to the series with the Dodgers and previews the end of the Brewers' road trip in Oakland.

Thornburg loses control with bases loaded

Tyler Thornburg walked in the winning run in the Brewers' 2-1 loss to the Dodgers on Sunday. Thornburg has held opponents to one hit in 13 at-bats with the bases loaded during his major league career, but he has walked six of the 21 batters he has faced in that situation and hit another of those batters with a pitch, the Elias Sports Bureau notes.

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Brewers recall RHP Michael Blazek

Michael Blazek has made two rehab appearances after being placed on the disabled list on June 1 with a right elbow injury.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.24918th
On Base Percentage.32514th
Slugging Percentage.40020th
Earned Run Average4.5023rd
Quality Starts27Tied-28th

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