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What We Learned: No home sweet home here

Coming back to Miller Park didn’t solve anything as the Brewers dropped a fourth straight game. We look at that and more in today’s What We Learned.

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Milwaukee Brewers v Minnesota Twins Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images

Recent Results

Twins 4, Brewers 0

Brewers News and Notes

Links from BCB

Brewers reportedly remain interested in Ian Kinsler, but he can veto a deal to Milwaukee
Kyle Lesniewski, BCB

Brewers to wear nicknames on jerseys during ‘Players Weekend’ August 25-27
Jaymes L, BCB

Links from Other Sites

Molitor in Milwaukee for hit streak anniversary
Adam McCalvy,

What Arcia Tells Us About Best-Case Scenarios
Seth Victor, BP Milwaukee

Notes: With scant support from offense, Brewers' bullpen has struggled to protect one-run leads
Tom Haudricourt, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Robin Yount may always be a Brewer, but he's not Wisconsin's top hitter
Maddie Koss, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Gilbert won't fund Brewers ballpark, but idea isn't dead
Jessica Boehm, The Republic

Minor League Update

Colorado Springs Sky Sox (AAA) | 68-44

  • Wednesday: Round Rock @ Colorado Springs (PPD Rain)
  • Thursday: Round Rock @ Colorado Springs | 2:00 pm (DH)

Biloxi Shuckers (AA) | 57-55

  • Wednesday: Off Day
  • Thursday: Tennessee @ Biloxi | 6:35 pm

Carolina Mudcats (A+) | 56-58

  • Wednesday: Lynchburg 7, Carolina 1
  • Wednesday: Lynchburg 3, Carolina 2
  • Thursday: Lynchburg @ Carolina | 6:00 pm

Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (A) | 46-67

  • Wednesday: Off Day
  • Thursday: Wisconsin @ Kane County | 6:30 pm

DSL Brewers (R) | 25-32

  • Wednesday: DSL Mets2 5, DSL Brewers 2
  • Thursday: DSL Brewers @ DSL Mets2 | 9:30 am

DSL Indians/Brewers (R) | 22-33

  • Wednesday: DSL Indians/Brewers 0, DSL Astros Orange 3
  • Thursday: DSL Astros Oranges 10, DSL Brewers 3

Helena Brewers (R) | 17-28

  • Wednesday: Helena @ Orem (PPD Rain)
  • Thursday: Off Day

AZL Brewers (R) | 24-13

  • Wednesday: AZL Brewers 10, AZL Indians 8
  • Thursday: AZL Brewers @ AZL White Sox | 9:00 pm

Check out our prospect reports for more information on minor league performances.

Milwaukee Brewers Daily Prospect Report: Wednesday, August 9

Minor League News and Notes

Mudcats turn triple play, but Hillcats take twin bill

Roster Update: McDowell activated, Meyer to Helena

NL Central Update

Wednesday’s Games

  • Cubs 1, Giants 3
  • Pirates 0, Tigers 10
  • Padres 3, Reds 8
  • Royals 5, Cardinals 8

Thursday’s Games

  • Royals (Jason Hammel) @ Cardinals (Lance Lynn) | 6:15 pm
  • Padres (Dinelson Lamet) @ Reds (Luis Castillo) | 11:35 am
  • Pirates (Gerrit Cole) @ Tigers (Drew VerHagen) | 12:10 pm
  • Cubs have the day off.

Today’s Game

Brewers (Zach Davies) vs. Twins (Dietrich Enns) | 7:10 pm