The Brewers had the day off.
Brewers News & Notes
- As the season rolls into September, it's time for the minor-league reinforcements to arrive as rosters expand. Adam McCalvy of Brewers.com looks at some of the possible callups that the Brewers will bring up.
- Domingo Santana has provided a boost to the Brewers offense in his first week with the team. Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel looks at how Santana has developed as a hitter.
- In the start of a series looking at the past drafts, Nicholas Zettel of Disciples of Uecker looked at the draft legacies of Jack Zduriencik and Bruce Seid.
- Over on BP Milwaukee, J.P. Breen looks at the top offseason trade candidates for the Brewers.
- Cait Covers the Bases previews a few of the specials available at Miller Park for the final month of the season.
Minor League Update
|Colorado Springs Sky Sox||AAA||59-77||Colorado Springs 5, Omaha 3||Omaha @ Colorado Springs|
|Biloxi Shuckers||AA||75-56||Mississippi 3, Biloxi 0||Biloxi @ Mississippi|
|Brevard County Manatees||A+||54-76||Lakeland 2, Brevard County 1
Lakeland 3, Brevard County 1
|Lakeland @ Brevard County|
|Wisconsin Timber Rattlers||A||49-83||Wisconsin 5, Clinton 4||Wisconsin @ Clinton|
|Helena Brewers||R||28-38||Billings 7, Helena 6||Billings @ Helena|
News & Notes
- Adrian Houser of the Biloxi Shuckers was named Southern League Pitcher of the Week. He pitched 13 scoreless innings with seven strikeouts and a walk over the past week.
- Jeff Levering has a look back at some of the action from the weekend in the minor leagues.
NL Central Update
Today's Division Games
- Reds (Anthony DeSclafani) @ Cubs (Dan Haren) - 7:05 pm
- Nationals (Tyson Ross) @ Cardinals (Marco Gonzales) - 7:15 pm
- The Cubs acquired Austin Jackson and cash from the Mariners in exchange for a PTBNL and international slot money.They also designated infielder Mike Olt for assignment.
- The Diamondbacks designated RHP Kevin Munson for assignment.
- The Dodgers placed utility player Enrique Hernandez on the 15-day DL with a strained left hamstring.
- The Giants acquired outfielder Alejandro De Aza from the Red Sox for minor league reliever Luis Ysla.
- The Reds promoted utility player Adam Duvall and RHP Michael Lorenzen, and optioned David Holmberg to the minors.
- The Royals acquired Jonny Gomes and cash from the Braves in exchange for shortstop Luis Valenzuela.
The Brewers begin a three-game series against the Pirates today. Gerrit Cole faces Jimmy Nelson in the first game of the series. First pitch is at 7:10 pm.