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Kyle Lobner

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Kyle Lobner covers the Milwaukee Brewers in the Shepherd Express’ weekly On Deck Circle column. He has written about the Brewers and Minor League Baseball since 2008.

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David Stearns and company deserve credit for everything they’ve accomplished on a below-average budget, but their options are going to be limited this winter. more

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Ten players from March’s Opening Day roster were not included when the Brewers picked their best 25 players for the NLDS. more

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Christian Yelich finished the season with the best final month in franchise history. Here are the previous top five performances. more

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Barring a remarkable collapse, the Milwaukee Brewers will clinch just the fifth postseason appearance in their 50-year franchise history this season. more

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It’s tough to have a successful MLB season without a few lucky breaks and some surprising performances; the Milwaukee Brewers have gotten both with Erik Kratz. more

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Hernan Pérez’s offensive game hasn’t always lived up to the hype the Brewers have attached to it over the years, but he’s rewarded their patience over the last couple of months. more

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Not everyone likes Major League Baseball’s rules regarding roster sizes in September, but the Milwaukee Brewers are certainly going to take advantage of them. more

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Kirsten Schmitt

The Milwaukee Brewers are almost certainly going to feel some pressure to search for pitching this winter. They could start by shopping at home. more

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Several Brewers, including Jhoulys Chacin, Jesus Aguilar, Ryan Braun and Jeremy Jeffress, are on the cusp on major milestones in their careers. more

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The Milwaukee Brewers are now 16-29 in day games. Whether the issue is their sleep cycle, routine or simply bad luck, they need to figure out a way to reverse this trend quickly. more

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The Milwaukee Brewers’ schedule advantage over the Chicago Cubs appears poised to loom large over the season’s final months. more

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Over the span of a few days last week the Brewers became one of the MLB non-wavier trade deadline’s most active teams, acquiring reliever Joakim Soria from the White Sox on Thursday and third baseman Mike Moustakas from the Royals on Friday. more

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Michael Mountain is on quite an adventure; this Baltimore resident visited Miller Park as the third stop on a 30-city, 36-day road trip to visit every Major League Baseball stadium in the U.S. more

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Scott Paulus

The evidence supporting an MLB Home Run “Derby Jinx” of sorts is at best anecdotal and, to a point, largely can be explained away by other factors. Let’s hope Brewer Jesús Aguilar is not “jinxed.” more

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Odds are, no one who came to Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati a couple of weeks ago was hoping or expecting to see Brewers catcher Erik Kratz pitch. more

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Acquiring Syndergaard would be a remarkably risky move given his recent history. more

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Freddy Peralta’s MLB star is rapidly ascending and if it keeps going at this pace it could create a challenging situation for the Brewers down the stretch. more

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Two batters into Sunday's game against the Phillies, Chase Anderson was already in trouble. The situation, unfortunately, was not unusual. more

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The average MLB team has won about 37.5 road games per season since 2010. The Brewers have been worse than that in 32 of their 49 seasons. Here are some notable exceptions. more

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Two months into his first season in Milwaukee, Christian Yelich is already everything the Brewers could have hoped he would be and a little more. more

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