After four starts this year, Milwaukee's Corbin Burnes has an unimaginable 40 strikeouts and no walks. He already was the only pitcher since 1900 to record 30 strikeout and no walks through the first three starts of a season.
Brewers manager Craig Counsell pulled Brandon Woodruff and Corbin Burnes for relievers despite both being on top of their games.
Minnesota held Milwaukee hitless until Omar Narváez delivered a one-out single to right off Tyler Duffey in the eighth during its 2-0 victory at American Family Field.
Brandon Woodruff is the first Brewers pitcher to make back-to-back Opening Day starts since Yovani Gallardo made the last of his franchise-record five in a row in 2014.
For the first time in a long time, the Milwaukee Brewers are opening spring training with very few questions about their starting rotation.
Brewers pitching coach Chris Hook worked with many of Milwaukee's pitchers as they worked their way up the organizational ladder during his time as a minor league instructor.
Milwaukee scored once in the ninth, but stranded two runners on consecutive strikeouts to suffer a 4-2 loss to St. Louis.
Corbin Burnes leads the NL with a .154 opponents' batting average, 13.32 strikeouts per nine innings and 4.68 hits per nine innings.
Gregory Polanco slammed a two-run homer in the eighth inning to lift Pittsburgh to a 5-4 victory.
Manager Craig Counsell says the slugger is still experiencing pain in his finger when throwing, but will likely start on Saturday or Sunday.
After failing to score in the season opener Friday night, the Milwaukee Brewers found their stroke at the plate Saturday afternoon at Wrigley …
Brewers right-hander Corbin Burnes appears poised to bounce back from a difficult 2019 season.
Brandon Woodruff, Adrian Houser, Freddy Peralta and Corbin Burnes all were making strong pitches for starting jobs prior to spring training being halted.
The Milwaukee Brewers were scheduled to open their season Thursday against the Chicago Cubs at Miller Park.
Right-hander Corbin Burnes seeks to return to the Milwaukee Brewers rotation after a big drop-off in 2019.
With the calendar flipping to July and a rule change limiting teams to only one trade deadline — July 31 — this season, the Brewers are on the clock.
Eric Thames drives in three runs for first-place Milwaukee.
Two days removed from another rough outing, right-hander Corbin Burnes is headed to Class AAA San Antonio, where the Milwaukee Brewers are hopeful he'll return to the form that made him one of the franchise's top pitching prospects in years.
Julio Urias struck out a career-high nine and allowed one hit in six strong innings, Cody Bellinger hit his 10th home run and Max Muncy also went deep as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Brewers 3-1 at Miller Park to extend their winning streak to five games.
Just four games into the new season, the Milwaukee Brewers right fielder has put to rest any notion his spectacular debut season with the Brewers and their run to the NL Central Division title would affect his play in any way.
As risky as it may be to add three pitchers who have a combined 26 major-league starts to the rotation, the Brewers made the right move.
The Brewers still may have the magic but, despite relatively little roster turnover, they are not the same team that won 96 games and the NL Central Division title.