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Jordan Lyles Traded to Brewers from Pirates for Pitcher Cody Ponce | Bleacher Report

Justin K. Aller/Getty Images The Milwaukee Brewers got some much-needed pitching help by acquiring Jordan Lyles from the Pittsburgh Pirates.  The team announced the move Monday, noting the Pirates will receive minor league pitcher Cody Ponce from Milwaukee.  The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal first reported the Brewers were trading for Lyles.  The Brewers badly …

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Yankees’ Gleyber Torres sets pair of new home run records

NEW YORK — Baltimore Orioles pitching has made Gleyber Torres look like Babe Ruth. Torres launched a pair of three-run homers in the New York Yankees’ 11-8 victory over the Orioles in the nightcap of Monday’s doubleheader, giving the second baseman 13 homers against Baltimore in 2019. That’s the most homers by any player …

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Report: Drew Pomeranz Traded from Giants to Brewers for Prospect Mauricio Dubon | Bleacher Report

Orlando Ramirez/Associated Press The Milwaukee Brewers have upgraded their pitching staff by trading for Drew Pomeranz and Ray Black, according to Jeff Passan of ESPN. The San Francisco Giants will receive shortstop prospect Mauricio Dubon in return. Pomeranz has struggled on the mound this season, producing a 5.68 ERA and 2-9 …

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Ex-Rangers P Shelby Miller, Brewers Reportedly Agree to Minor League Contract | Bleacher Report

Tony Gutierrez/Associated Press The Milwaukee Brewers are signing Shelby Miller after the pitcher was released by the Texas Rangers on July 4, according to The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal. Rosenthal added that Miller agreed to a minor league deal. With the Rangers this season, Miller pitched in 19 games—starting eight of them—and …

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Brewers’ Christian Yelich ‘Not Worried’ About MLB HR Derby Ruining His Swing | Bleacher Report

Joe Robbins/Getty Images While some players refrain from participating in the Home Run Derby out of fear the contest will affect their swing, Milwaukee Brewers star Christian Yelich has no such concerns. “Basically, Home Run Derby is batting practice,” Yelich told reporters Thursday. “It’s just trying to hit home runs …

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Christian Yelich Leaves Game vs. Mets with Back Injury Described as Discomfort | Bleacher Report

Matt Slocum/Associated Press Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Christian Yelich was forced to leave Sunday’s game against the New York Mets due to lower back discomfort, according to MLB.com’s Anthony DiComo. FOX Sports Wisconsin @fswisconsin Yelich has left the game with back discomfort. #Brewers https://t.co/8FTaHTRUBn Ben Gamel took over for Yelich in …

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