Josh Hader has this whole Jacob deGrom thing going. Long, stringy blond hair flowing to his shoulders from beneath his Brewers cap.
The Brewers and D-backs conclude their three-game weekend series Sunday at Chase Field with a marquee pitching matchup: right-hander Chase Anderson for Milwaukee and left-hander Robbie Ray for Arizona.
Brewers second baseman Jonathan Villar was placed on the 10-day disabled list Saturday because of a lower back strain hours before they played the D-backs in the middle of a three-gameseries at Chase Field, a team spokesperson announced.
The Brewers have recalled outfielder Lewis Brinson, their No. 1 prospect (and No. 13 overall) according to MLBPipeline.com, from Triple-A Colorado Springs. The move comes after second baseman Jonathan Villar was placed on the 10-day disabled list after injuring himself making a diving play in Friday night’s 8-6 Brewers win over the D-backs in Phoenix.
D-backs right-hander Zack Godley turned in yet another solid start, allowing a pair of runs over 6 2/3 innings as the D-backs beat the Brewers, 3-2, on Saturday night at Chase Field to even the series at a game apiece.
The Brewers and D-backs play the middle game of their three-game weekend series on Saturday night at Chase Field, with Junior Guerra tossing for Milwaukee against Zack Godley for Arizona.
The Brewers offense collected 14 hits as they outslugged the D-backs, 8-6, on Friday in the first of a three-game set at Chase Field.
Brewers second baseman Jonathan Villar was removed from Friday night’s game in the eighth inning of Milwaukee’s 8-6 win.
If you’re looking for a reminder why there has never been a better time to be a baseball fan, it’s right there in the standings: The Twins, Brewers and Rockies are in first place.
Brewers third baseman Travis Shaw has been placed on the family medical emergency list so he could remain in Milwaukee to be with his wife, Lindy.
Two weeks after the Brewers and D-backs split an entertaining four-game series at Miller Park, the teams will meet again for three games at Chase Field beginning Friday.
Tod Johnson is on the clock.