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As the Milwaukee Brewers make a playoff push for the third time in seven seasons, OnMilwaukee.com is catching up with a variety of players in the run up to October with this occasional series called "5 questions for ..." Sometimes we'll talk baseball, sometimes we won't, but regardless you'll get a different insight into some of your favorite players. Scooter Gennett got a taste of the big leagues in 2013, and now he's helping the Milwaukee Brewers make a playoff push in his first full season.
Kyle Lohse allowed an early home run, but settled down after it to pitch 6 2/3 innings and allowed only two runs on five hits. The Brewers took a 2-1 lead in fourth thanks to RBI singles from Jonathan Lucroy and Ryan Braun.
Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton falls back after he was hit by a pitch during the fifth inning of a game against the Milwaukee Brewers in Milwaukee on Sept. 11. Stanton sustained multiple facial fractures, dental damage and cuts that needed stitches after being hit in the face by a fastball from Milwaukee's starting pitcher Mike Fiers.
Minor league affiliation free agency starts tomorrow, and all three of the Brewers top affiliates will be at risk of changing. UPDATE: Baseball America has provided an update to their original article with the teams that will be seeking new player development contracts beginning tomorrow.
The next six games will be the most important yet in 2014. A successful road trip can put the Brewers in the driver's seat for a playoff spot.
Sep 10, 2014; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Miami Marlins pitcher Jarred Cosart throws a pitch during the first inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports Just a week ago, the outlook on the final couple of weeks for the Marlins season was much different from it is today.
The Miami Marlins recalled catcher J.T. Realmuto, who helped Jacksonville sweep Chattanooga in the Souther League championship series on Friday night. Plus links on Jarred Cosart, Justin Bour, and Giancarlo Stanton.
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With one out in the ninth inning and a runner on first base Sunday, Reds pinch-hitter Donald Lutz reached on an infield single, beating the toss from Brewers first baseman Mark Reynolds to pitcher Rob Wooten, who was covering. Brewers manager Ron Roenicke challenged the call by first-base umpire C.B. Bucknor.
Garza has just one decision in his last four starts . The right-hander's last win came July 24 versus the Mets.
Aug 10, 2014; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw hits a single to drive in a run in the eighth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports The Giants began the series by starting their ace.
The Reds, in a last ditch effort to save face in the 2014 season, are telling their fans, their sportswriters, and their competition, "not so fast," in writing them off. This resurgence can likely be attributed to newly found offensive production aided by some late-season call ups.
Clint Coulter's offensive performance at Class A Wisconsin helped him earn honors as the Brewers' Minor League Player of the Year, but it's uncertain if the former first-round Draft pick will remain behind the plate. Coulter, who hit 22 home runs with 89 RBIs in 126 games with the Timber Rattlers, split playing time between catcher and designated hitter.
Longtime Brewers broadcaster Bob Uecker was deeply saddened Saturday when he learned of the passing of longtime friend and former teammate Frank Torre. Uecker, in his 44th season as a Brewers broadcaster, was a teammate of both Frank and his brother, Joe, who was inducted into the Hall of Fame in July.
That's roughly the amount of time, sometimes less, that a major league hitter has to decide whether to swing at a pitch - or perhaps duck out of the way. The faster the pitch, the less time to react.
Aug 27, 2014; San Diego, CA, USA; Milwaukee Brewers relief pitcher Francisco Rodriguez pitches during the ninth inning against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park. Mandatory Credit: Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports Francisco Rodriguez has been in a Major League Baseball uniform for parts of thirteen seasons now, and parts of the last four with the Milwaukee Brewers.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 01:40 pm
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