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Izturis gone on waivers, Brewers call up Jean Segura

Admittedly, there aren’t many reasons to keep watching the 2012 Brewers, but this will help a bit. After Cesar Izturis was claimed on waivers by the Washington Nationals (and the Brewers let them keep him), Milwaukee called up shortstop Jean Segura to take his place… [More]

Match made in heaven: Kottaras headed to Oakland for RP De Los Santos

When George Kottaras was designated for assignment Thursday, Brewers general manager Doug Melvin stressed he was going to try to trade Kottaras to a team that could use him in the big leagues. Apparently, it didn’t take long to find a taker, as Saturday news… [More]

Brewers trade Zack Greinke to Angels

Over the past month or two, there were a lot of worries about what kind of return the Brewers would be able to get by trading Zack Greinke. Once Doug Melvin announced Greinke was on the market, though, supply and demand simply took over. Playing… [More]

Brewers DFA Kottaras, option Bianchi; Lucroy, Henderson up

The Brewers’ 25-man roster is going to look a lot different by this time next week. Already, the changes are coming. The Brewers announced Thursday afternoon that George Kottaras is being designated for assignment to make room for the returning Jonathan Lucroy, and infielder Jeff… [More]

Jeff Bianchi called up to replace Taylor Green

On Sunday, the Brewers sent Taylor Green down to Nashville to get consistent playing time. Tuesday, they confirmed the addition of another young infielder to take his place on the roster. Jeff Bianchi, who was claimed off waivers from the Chicago Cubs (who claimed him… [More]

With nowhere to play, Green sent to Nashville

The first position listed for Taylor Green on Baseball-Reference is “Pinch Hitter.” With that in mind, it probably shouldn’t be a surprise that the Brewers sent Green back to Triple-A Nashville after closing out the first half of the season. In 43 games entering Sunday,… [More]

First-rounder Victor Roache says he may sign Thursday

It’s been interesting to see baseball’s new draft rules play out over the past few days. The new restrictions put the Pittsburgh Pirates in a bind, for example, after they took Stanford pitcher Mark Appel with the 8th overall pick. Appel wants to be paid… [More]

Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Month continues for Brewers injuries

The Brewers’ May injury woes continue. Before Sunday’s series finale against Arizona, it was announced that Travis Ishikawa had a strained oblique and probably needed a trip to the disabled list. That information seemed to be confirmed when Brooks Conrad was pulled from Nashville’s lineup… [More]

Injury bug bites Brewers again, Izturis to DL

There’s just something about West coast games this year. While the Brewers were cruising to a relatively easy 7-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks Friday night, they picked up another injury in the infield. Shortstop Cesar Izturis, who was enjoying a rare good offensive game… [More]

Brewers buy themselves some time, recall McClendon

When Mike McClendon was sent down for Vinnie Chulk at the end of April, smart money was on McClendon returning to the big leagues before long. Thanks to Marco Estrada landing on the 15-day disabled list with a quad strain, McClendon is getting the call… [More]