Milwaukee Brewers

Great expectations await Brewers in 2018
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They were “pirates and hooligans” in 2017, to borrow Eric Thames’ colorful analogy. But the 2018 Brewers will play under the weight of expectations.

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Crew's concessions earn Ballpark Digest award
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A $20 million overhaul of the food and beverage infrastructure at Miller Park netted the Brewers and their concessionaire, Delaware North, Ballpark Digest’s award for “Best New Concessions Experience” in 2017.

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Ray among Crew prospects playing in AFL
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Many of baseball’s future stars took the field for beginning of this year’s Arizona Fall League slate. Two of the Brewers’ top prospects — No. 2 Corey Ray (No. 58 overall) and No. 10 Lucas Erceg — were in action for the Salt River Rafters’ opener, a 4-3 win over the Saguaraos at Surprise Stadium.

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Shaw headlines Brewers' BBWAA Awards
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Travis Shaw’s strong debut season with the Brewers netted him a pair of honors Tuesday from the Milwaukee chapter of the Baseball Writers’ Association of America.

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Brewers promote trio of GM Stearns' staff
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The Brewers on Monday announced enhanced job titles for three of general manager David Stearns and assistant GM Matt Arnold’s top lieutenants: Karl Mueller was promoted to vice president of player personnel, Matt Kleine to director of baseball operations and Scott Campbell to special assignment scout.

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Phillips, Burnes named Prospects of the Year
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Brett Phillips and Corbin Burnes were named Milwaukee’s top hitting and pitching prospects of the year by MLBPipeline.com for their accomplishments this season.

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Bold Brew: Milwaukee came on strong in '17
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A little more than seven months ago, Brewers owner Mark Attanasio, with a smile on his face, urged the Brewers’ mostly inexperienced roster to seize the opportunities afforded by a organization entering its second full season of rebuilding. Rebuilding seemed so much more distant than that after the Brewers remained in postseason contention until Game […]

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Stearns focused on glaring need at second base
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The Brewers’ coaching staff will return intact for 2018, GM David Stearns said Tuesday during a discussion of the team’s surprising run to late-season relevance.

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Brewers take over ownership of Class A Mudcats
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Weary of playing musical chairs with Minor League teams, the Brewers on Tuesday became the latest Major League franchise to purchase an affiliate outright.

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Brewers' Derby in crowd during Vegas shooting
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One of the thousands of people at the Jason Aldean concert in Las Vegas on Sunday night was Brewers farmhand Bubba Derby, who traveled in from his native California with eight family members, all of whom are safe after a gunman opened fire from a nearby hotel in what some are calling the deadliest mass […]

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Draft order set; Brewers to pick 21st
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Both the San Francisco Giants and Detroit Tigers had designs on the postseason in 2017. For a variety of reasons, things didn’t work out as planned. The consolation prize? Getting to pick at the top of the 2018 Draft.

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Crew's free-agent crop contemplate future
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Anthony Swarzak and Eric Sogard expressed strong interest in signing back with the Brewers. Neil Walker was open to that prospect, but made it clear he wants to test the open market for the first time. And Matt Garza conceded he may have reached the end of a Major League career that has spanned a […]

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