Broxton blasts impressive homer off Ohtani

February 24, 2018

TEMPE, Ariz. — Keon Broxton helped the Brewers say “Welcome to the big leagues” to Angels two-way phenom Shohei Ohtani. Broxton connected for a line-drive home run leading off the second inning, helping to spoil Ohtani’s first U.S. start as the Brewers played the Angels on Saturday at Tempe Diablo Stadium. Ohtani departed two batters later after hitting his pitch count in his unofficial-but-much-anticipated Major League debut. View Full Game…

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Burnes, Hiura get Cactus debuts in the books

February 24, 2018

TEMPE, Ariz. — The top Brewers prospect’s tweet was short and sweet. “1st Spring Training game,” Keston Hiura wrote Friday night after collecting two hits in a split-squad win over the Giants, adding a checkmark to note another professional first in the books. TEMPE, Ariz. — The top Brewers prospect’s tweet was short and sweet. “1st Spring Training game,” Keston Hiura wrote Friday night after collecting two hits in a…

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Hiura, Burnes among top prospect performers

February 23, 2018

It’s hard to get off to a better start than Austin Meadows did on Friday, which marked the first full day of Spring Training games. Meadows, the No. 45 overall prospect and No. 2 on the Pirates’ recently debuted Top 30 list, reached base four times and was perfect at the plate as the Pirates opened up Grapefruit League play with a 6-3 win over the Rays. It’s hard to…

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Braun looking good taking reps at first base

February 23, 2018

PHOENIX — Early returns on Ryan Braun‘s work at first base have been positive, said Brewers manager Craig Counsell, who plans to give Braun a few more practice days before slotting him into a Cactus League game next week. “The actions look right. I guess that’s the big thing we’ve heard from coaches who haven’t ever seen him take ground balls,” Counsell said. View Full Game Coverage PHOENIX — Early…

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Miller Brewing Company Introduced As Founding Partner Of New Bucks Arena

February 22, 2018

Miller Brewing Company is a new Founding Partner of the upcoming world-class Wisconsin Entertainment and Sports Center (WESC) and the exclusive beer and malt beverage partner of the new arena. The Miller Brewing Co. will also continue as the exclusive beer and malt beverage partner of the Milwaukee Bucks. The comprehensive partnership expands the long-term relationship of the two world-renowned brands with deep Milwaukee roots in advance of the team’s…

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Where Will The Bucks Finish In The East?

February 22, 2018

Back in ‘88, when the Bucks won their first game at the Bradley Center— against a 76ers team that featured prime Charles Barkley, rookie Hersey Hawkins, and Maurice Cheeks in his final year in Philly — it was no surprise. Because for the 10th straight season, the Bucks usually won. From 1979–80 to 1988–89, the latter being their first season at the Bradley Center, here is how many games the Bucks won…

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Milwaukee Bucks, City of Milwaukee and Milwaukee Public Schools Partner to Launch 'Mentor Greater Milwaukee'

February 21, 2018

MILWAUKEE (February 21, 2018) – The Milwaukee Bucks, City of Milwaukee and Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS) are partnering to spearhead a transformative new organization: MENTOR Greater Milwaukee (MGM) – the 26th affiliate of MENTOR’s National Mentoring Network. MENTOR Greater Milwaukee will advocate for the expansion of quality mentoring in metro Milwaukee and serve as a resource for mentors and mentoring initiatives with the support of all three partners.  MENTOR Greater Milwaukee…

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Counsell: Broxton understands OF acquisitions

February 17, 2018

PHOENIX — Brewers manager Craig Counsell said “we’ve already had a good conversation” with Keon Broxton, the wall-climbing, free-swinging center fielder coming off a 20-homer, 20-stolen base season whose role was clouded by the winter additions of outfielders Lorenzo Cain and Christian Yelich. “We just acquired two really good baseball players,” Counsell said. “There’s no questioning these guys as far as what they’ve accomplished and where they’re at in their…

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Bucks and FOX Sports Wisconsin to Host Live Broadcast Auction to Benefit the Milwaukee Bucks Foundation

February 15, 2018

During the broadcast of the Bucks’ away game against the Indiana Pacers on Monday, March 5, the Milwaukee Bucks and FOX Sports Wisconsin, for the first time ever, will host a Live Broadcast Auction where fans will be able to call in and place bids on special items, packages and experiences during the game. In addition to the Live Broadcast Auction, fans can also take part in an online auction,…

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Crew puts early emphasis on pitchers' fielding

February 14, 2018

PHOENIX — With split-squad games against the Cubs and Giants just nine days away, Brewers pitchers and catchers went right to work Wednesday at the formal start of Spring Training. Their first formal workout is not until Thursday, but the compacted schedule prompted a number of arms, including 2017 Opening Day starter Junior Guerra and top Brewers pitching prospect Corbin Burnes, to throw bullpen sessions on what traditionally has been a…

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