Former National League MVP Ryan Braun was suspended without pay for the rest of the season and the postseason Monday, the first penalty from baseball’s investigation of players reportedly tied to a Florida clinic accused of distributing performance-enhancing drugs.
Kyle Lohse pitched eight strong innings to help the Milwaukee Brewers beat Jonathan Pettibone and the Phillies 9-1 on Sunday.
Domonic Brown hit his NL-leading 19th home run and accounted for all his teams’ runs, but the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 on Saturday night.
Aramis Ramirez hit an RBI single with one out in the ninth inning, giving the Milwaukee Brewers a 5-4 victory over the Phillies on Friday night that ended Philadelphia’s five-game winning streak.
Domonic Brown homered, tripled and drove in four runs to back up the effective pitching of Cliff Lee and the Philadelphia Phillies held on for a 7-5 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday.
Kyle Kendrick was picked off in the 9th inning, though replays showed Milwaukee SS Jean Segura didn’t have the ball when he applied the tag.
Jonathan Lucroy went 5 for 5 with two home runs and four RBIs as the Milwaukee Brewers battered a struggling Cole Hamels to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-5 on Friday night, snapping their longest losing streak of the season at six games.
In the long-term, Jean Segura could be a Brewers fixture at shortstop for the next few years.
Kyle Kendrick pitched three-hit ball for eight innings, Domonic Brown drove in four runs, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 8-0 Sunday.
Cole Hamels tied a season high with 10 strikeouts and John Mayberry Jr. and Erik Kratz hit back-to-back home runs to help the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3 Saturday night.
Hunter Pence singled in the go-ahead run after Carlos Ruiz hit a tying, three-run double and the Philadelphia Phillies rallied with six runs in the eighth inning to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 7-6 on Tuesday night.
Ty Wigginton hit a sacrifice fly to cap a four-run rally in the ninth inning against Francisco Rodriguez and lift the Philadelphia Phillies to a 7-6 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday night.
Ryan Howard could have been traded to the Brewers.
What looked like a meaningless series just a few weeks ago has turned into quite a significant three games for the National League East rivals.
Cole Hamels pitched a four-hitter and Hunter Pence’s triple keyed a six-run sixth inning as the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 7-2 Thursday night.