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Brewers 'have offers out' for pitching additions

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 19:07:49 EDT

Brewers general manager David Stearns sounded hopeful Tuesday about adding an arm or two to his team's pitching arsenal before boarding a flight home from the Winter Meetings on Thursday morning.

SHOP SALE: Take 25-50% off sitewide

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 23:59:34 EDT

Save big while making a serious dent in your shopping list. Take 25 to 50 percent off sitewide at the Brewers Shop through Thursday at 10:59 p.m. CT in a special two-day savings event.

Bid on exclusive Miller Park experiences

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 10:11:42 EDT

Meet the closer, or meet the media? An online charity auction that began Monday offers Brewers fans the opportunity to do both.

Crew's OF depth attracting interest at Meetings

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 19:34:06 EDT

Brewers general manager David Stearns confirmed Monday that outfielder Domingo Santana has been drawing interest from rival teams, but he suggested it would take a haul to move a player coming off a 30-home run season with four years of club control remaining.

Counsell 'considering everything' for Hader

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:18:50 EDT

Will Josh Hader return to the Brewers' starting rotation for 2018 or stay in the bullpen? That remained an open question as the Winter Meetings began Monday, but manager Craig Counsell promised it won't remain open forever.

Stearns carries 'open mind' as Meetings begin

Sat, 9 Dec 2017 21:00:00 EDT

Should the Brewers remain on the rebuilding road or is it time to go for it? As baseball executives prepare for the official start of the Winter Meetings on Monday, Milwaukee GM David Stearns would not publicly commit to one path or the other.

Winter Meetings interview with Craig Counsell

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:50:02 EDT

Milwaukee Brewers manager Craig Counsell speaks with the media at the 2017 Winter Meetings.

Brewers' Top 30 Prospects list

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:30:26 EDT

Who do the Brewers have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Milwaukee's Top 30 Prospects on's Prospect Watch.

Simmons misses on Hall election by one vote

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 23:05:04 EDT

Though he remains one of the best-hitting catchers in baseball history, Ted Simmons, whose 21-year career included time with St. Louis, Milwaukee and Atlanta, was once again unable to garner enough support to earn a place in the National Baseball Hall of Fame.

1980 Meetings crucial to Crew's '82 success

Fri, 8 Dec 2017 10:00:00 EDT

Before the Brewers and Cardinals met in the 1982 World Series, they met at the '80 Winter Meetings.

Crew has pitching in mind ahead of Meetings

Wed, 6 Dec 2017 19:00:12 EDT

It's been a quiet offseason at Miller Park and around Major League Baseball, but that should change next week when the game gathers in Orlando for the annual Winter Meetings.

Crew prospects glad to be on journey together

Mon, 4 Dec 2017 16:27:58 EDT

Monte Harrison continued to climb up prospect lists with a strong showing in the Arizona Fall League, while Corey Ray searched for his professional footing. But while their seasons unfolded in opposite directions, the Brewers outfield prospects are on the path together.

Jeffress reaches deal, avoids arbitration

Fri, 1 Dec 2017 22:44:47 EDT

A day that began with the Brewers signing catcher Stephen Vogt to a one-year deal ended with reliever Jeremy Jeffress staying put, too. The Brewers did opt to non-tender Jared Hughes, but moved forward with their four other arbitration-eligible players: Corey Knebel, Jimmy Nelson, Hernan Perez and Jonathan Villar.

MLB Pipeline's Top 50 Draft prospects for 2018

Tue, 5 Dec 2017 12:08:54 EDT

For the first time in three years, the top spot on's early Draft Top 50 list is not topped by a high school pitcher. It should come as no surprise that the top guy is still a pitcher, and one from the 2017 College World Series champion Florida Gators. Right-hander Brady Singer, who helped pitch them to that title as a sophomore, is the clear choice as the best overall talent in the 2018 Draft class.

New Prolight 59Fifty Spring Training caps are in

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 14:15:11 EDT

New Era unveiled the new PROLIGHT 59FIFTY that players will be wearing this spring, a fitted cap featuring a new featherweight polyester material that is the lightest on-field fabric in MLB history.

Vogt, Brewers strike deal for 1-year contract

Fri, 1 Dec 2017 21:46:07 EDT

Scratch "catcher" off the Brewers' offseason to-do list. Milwaukee signed Stephen Vogt to a one-year contract on Friday, avoiding arbitration.

Crew claims Baker off waivers; roster set at 40

Mon, 27 Nov 2017 15:59:49 EDT

The Brewers claimed oft-injured right-hander Dylan Baker off waivers from the Indians on Monday, pushing Milwaukee's 40-man roster to capacity.

Barnes on special flight to honor Vietnam vets

Sat, 25 Nov 2017 01:09:07 EDT

Brewers reliever Jacob Barnes served as a guardian for one of those brothers, Grant Hagen, on a memorable Stars and Stripes Honor Flight from Milwaukee to Washington, D.C., on Nov. 4. Grant, Conn and Roger Hagen all served in Vietnam between 1964 and 1975, and together joined the list of more than 5,500 war veterans to make the trip from the Honor Flight's hub in Southeastern Wisconsin.

Minor Leaguer Betancourt injured in shooting

Sun, 26 Nov 2017 19:19:30 EDT

Brewers general manager David Stearns confirmed reports that Minor League infielder Javier Betancourt suffered a non-life-threatening gunshot wound during an incident in Venezuela, and Stearns said MLB security was investigating the matter.

Crew signs former A's reliever Brady

Mon, 27 Nov 2017 13:11:42 EDT

The Brewers' first offseason acquisition is 30-year-old former A's reliever Michael Brady, who has agreed to a Minor League contract that includes an invitation to big league Spring Training.

Braun muses on future at food drive

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 13:11:35 EDT

Perhaps Ryan Braun has an opinion about how bold Brewers general manager David Stearns and assistant GM Matt Arnold should be this offseason, in the wake of the team's better-than-expected performance in 2017. Should they drop $100 million on a free agent like Jake Arrieta? Or save those resources and let the young core continue to develop?

Hello spring: Schedules are out

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 14:14:20 EDT

The Brewers' 33-game exhibition slate begins with split-squad action (including a home game against the rival Cubs) and ends with a pair of games in Houston against the World Series-champion Astros. Renovations to Maryvale Baseball Park will begin right after a March 22 game against the Royals.

Young prospects join Brewers' 40-man roster

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 21:17:46 EDT

The Brewers added four of's top 20 Milwaukee prospects to the 40-man roster ahead of Monday's deadline to protect eligible players from next month's Rule 5 Draft. They are infielder Mauricio Dubon, pitchers Freddy Peralta and Marcos Diplan and catcher Jacob Nottingham.

Hoffman leads Hall candidates with Crew ties

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:05:08 EDT

After narrowly missing the cut last year, Trevor Hoffman is getting another crack at Cooperstown.

Harrison named to Pipeline's All-AFL Team

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:04:35 EDT

Here is a lineup of prospects who impressed the most in this year's Fall League as's All-AFL Team:

Phoenix passes plan to keep Crew in Maryvale

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 19:30:33 EDT

The Phoenix City Council on Wednesday approved a major renovation of Maryvale Baseball Park that will keep the Brewers in their Spring Training home for another 25 years.

Harrison among AFL's breakout prospects

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 17:04:01 EDT

Every year there are players who might not be at the top of prospect lists, but who use the Fall League as a bit of a coming out party. These are players who can be considered breakout prospects, with the usual caveat about small sample sizes.

Crew names Groopman director of int'l scouting

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 19:51:20 EDT

The Brewers have a new director of international scouting, and not surprisingly, he comes from the world of analytics. Mike Groopman, whose hire was first reported by the Kansas City Star, is a former Baseball Prospectus contributor who had worked in the Royals' front office for the past decade, most recently as director of baseball operations.

Crew gets Competitive Balance pick in '18 Draft

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 17:26:53 EDT

The Competitive Balance rounds for the 2018 Draft -- at the ends of the first and second rounds -- have been set. Eight teams will pick in Competitive Balance Round A, while six will make selections in Competitive Balance Round B.

Stearns casting 'a wide net' entering offseason

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 20:56:18 EDT

Following their surprisingly competitive season, is it realistic to think the Brewers might already be poised to spend big on starting pitching?

Counsell finishes 4th in Manager of Year race

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 18:56:19 EDT

Despite leading the Brewers' surprise postseason push, Craig Counsell fell just short of being one of three finalists for the Baseball Writers' Association of America's National League Manager of the Year Award.