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Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:00:47 EDTThe newest of the Brewers' young shortstops would like to add "pioneer" next to the word prospect. Mauricio Dubon, the 22-year-old acquired in a December trade with the Red Sox, is bidding to be the first player born and raised in Honduras to make it to the Major Leagues.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:48:05 EDTAccording to MLB Network insider Jon Heyman, the Brewers recently "floated" a proposal to infielder Jonathan Villar with a financial guarantee in the neighborhood of $20 million over an undisclosed term. According to Heyman, Villar "passed for now."
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:32:16 EDTMLB.TV is back, and it's better than ever. Watch live out-of-market games -- including almost 300 Spring Training games and the World Baseball Classic (in U.S.) without blackouts -- on more than 400 devices.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:25:37 EDTRight-hander Hiram Burgos is scheduled to start and pitch one inning for the Brewers on Friday against the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Tickets are half price at Maryvale Baseball Park for the 1 p.m. MST game.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 15:48:49 EDTRather than work through an ordered progression of fastballs and breaking balls, veteran right-hander Joba Chamberlain was focused on having the right mindset at Brewers camp.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:30:14 EDTSpring Training is almost here! Check out the latest ticket deals, gear up at the shop and get ready for the 2017 season with complete Brewers coverage.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 18:09:12 EDTBrewers manager Craig Counsell is taking a patient approach to lineup construction, delaying decisions until deep into the month of March.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 19:14:19 EDTEd Mailliard has a difficult time choosing a favorite from his 15,000 or so photographs that made it onto Topps baseball cards over the years, but it might be the 1989 Bo Jackson.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:30:26 EDTWho do the Brewers have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Milwaukee's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:00:36 EDTPHOENIX -- Jonathan Villar's came in three different custom color schemes and were embroidered with his daughter's name. Brett Phillips' had a Brewers logo to remind him of his ultimate destination. Phillips' and Michael Reed's were inscribed with their favorite Bible verses. Yadiel Rivera's came in different sizes, since he plays multiple positions. Ryan Braun's went straight to third base coach and outfield instructor Ed Sedar as a gift. For Brewers players with Wilson glove contracts, it was the baseball version of Christmas morning. Their new mitts had arrived.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 15:50:59 EDTTuesday marked the first full slate of live batting practice at Maryvale Baseball Park, the most uncomfortable day of the year for hitters. After a winter spent swinging in the cage, Domingo Santana & Co. were suddenly staring down the likes of Brewers pitching prospect Damien Magnifico, whose chin music had Santana dancing out of the batter's box.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:30:38 EDTGear up for Spring Training with updated authentic caps, jerseys, socks and more, and wear what your favorite Brewers are wearing.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:04:29 EDTThe Brewers never ruled out a late run at free-agent catcher Matt Wieters before he reached a preliminary agreement with the Nationals on Tuesday, but general manager David Stearns said the club was more than content moving forward with the three competitors for the position already in camp.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:11:37 EDTJacob Nottingham says his debut season in the Brewers organization was about learning lessons, but here's one the catching prospect almost forgot.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:30:45 EDTFrom baseball's brightest stars to the next great fantasy steal lurking on the Brewers' depth chart, everything you need to know is one click away.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:30:11 EDTRob Scahill remembers glancing up at the scoreboard last season and thinking something along the lines of, "This is the guy I watched in the World Series." Scahill was working relief for the Pirates alongside Neftali Feliz, the onetime Rangers closer who had Tommy John surgery in 2012 and took years to rediscover the zip on his fastball.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:00:00 EDTWith Presidents Day and the start of Spring Training, it seemed an appropriate time to check in with the man who serves in the club president role of the Brewers, COO Rick Schlesinger.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 17:40:25 EDTThe workouts started at 5 a.m., five days a week. Matt Garza and Brewers pitching prospect Luis Ortiz met at a gym in Fresno, Calif., before the sun came up.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 16:35:18 EDTThe 2016 Cubs had "Try Not to Suck." Now the 2017 Brewers have "Don't Eff it Up."
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 17:21:33 EDTBrewers owner Mark Attanasio talked about family, community and opportunity in his address to the team before its first full-squad workout on Saturday. And for the first time in 13 years, he dropped a four-letter word.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 18:11:30 EDTRyan Braun had barely stepped foot in the Brewers' Spring Training clubhouse Saturday when he absorbed the first wave of trash talk.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 18:40:57 EDTThe Brewers prefer to keep their Spring Training base in Arizona, said owner Mark Attanasio on Saturday while expressing a growing urgency to settle the question once and for all.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 13:31:47 EDTManager Craig Counsell believes that second base will prove Jonathan Villar's best position on the diamond, even better than his "natural" position of shortstop.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 13:19:13 EDTPHOENIX -- Imagine you are a catcher joining a new team, and you have to learn a whole staff of pitchers -- their stuff, their mindsets, their quirks -- all at once. Where do you start? Pose that question to the three Brewers catchers vying to replace mainstays Jonathan Lucroy and Martin Maldonado, and you get three different answers.
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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 17:09:07 EDTIt was just last week that Yadiel Rivera scored the only run, then squeezed the final out for Puerto Rico's first Caribbean Series title in nearly two decades. On Thursday, nine days later, he arrived in Brewers camp ready for the start of a new season.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 19:56:13 EDTTaylor Williams, the Brewers pitching prospect attempting a comeback from two seasons lost to elbow woes, is "full-go" in camp, manager Craig Counsell said Wednesday as pitchers and catchers took the field for the team's first formal workout.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 18:45:30 EDTAfter eight seasons of pitching for Tiburones de La Guaira in winter ball, Junior Guerra reluctantly took time off at the Brewers' urging. Now he's at Maryvale Baseball Park to prepare for what Guerra and the Brewers hope is his first full season in the Major Leagues.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 10:00:00 EDTHank Aaron was 40 years old and was feeling a bit weary in November 1974. He had just borne the weight of breaking Babe Ruth's all-time record for home runs, part of a trying season in Atlanta that saw Aaron's friend and former teammate Eddie Mathews relieved of his duties as the Braves' manager. Robin Yount was 19 and over the moon. Aaron was coming back to Milwaukee.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 18:29:54 EDTBrewers first-round Draft pick Corey Ray remains in rehab mode after undergoing knee surgery last year, so his first big league camp will be more about soaking in the experience than showing off his skills.