Ryan Braun

Ryan Braun

Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 2"/205 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Date of birth: Mission Hills, California
University: Miami (FL)
Draft: 2005 1st round (5th pick) by the
  • Brewers win 7-4 by capitalizing on Pirates' control problems
    Associated Press

    Brewers win 7-4 by capitalizing on Pirates' control problems

    Patience paid off for the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night. It helped that they were facing a Pittsburgh Pirates bullpen that couldn’t throw the ball over the plate no matter who was pitching. Christian Yelich hit a bases-loaded double and Pittsburgh relievers issued three consecutive bases-loaded walks in a five-run seventh inning that helped the Brewers beat the Pirates 7-4.

  • Brewers acquire reliever Hunter Strickland from Angels
    Associated Press

    Brewers acquire reliever Hunter Strickland from Angels

    Reliever Hunter Strickland is switching teams again as the Milwaukee Brewers attempt to see if he can regain his early-season form. The Brewers announced Saturday they have acquired Strickland from the Los Angeles Angels for cash. The Angels purchased Strickland from the Tampa Bay Rays on May 15 before designating him for assignment Monday.

  • Yelich, Brewers bail out Burnes in victory over Pirates
    Associated Press

    Yelich, Brewers bail out Burnes in victory over Pirates

    Brewers ace Corbin Burnes has made things easy for his teammates this season, shutting down opponents and working deep into games. When he failed to do either of those things Saturday, Milwaukee paid him back with a dominant bullpen effort and a five-run outburst in the fourth innin gto key a 7-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates. “We kind of owed him one of those," Brewers manager Craig Counsell said.