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  • Slugger Ryan Braun retires after 14 years with Brewers
    • Slugger Ryan Braun retires after 14 years with Brewers
    Ryan Braun, the Milwaukee Brewers' home run leader whose production was slowed by injuries during the second half of his 14-year career, announced his retirement on Tuesday....2021
  • 2011 NL MVP Ryan Braun announces retirement
    • 2011 NL MVP Ryan Braun announces retirement
    All told, Braun will be remembered fondly by many Brewer fans who were willing to move past the PED scandals but will of course be viewed in a different light by the majority of other fans....2021
  • • Brewers' Ryan Braun announces retirement from MLB after 14 seasons
    Braun, 37, hasn't played in 2021...2021
  • • Ryan Braun Announces Retirement
    Longtime Brewers slugger Ryan Braun formally announced his retirement as a player Tuesday, thanking Brewers fans and the organization in a video announcement shared by the team (on Twitter). Braun didn’t sign with a club last offseason but hadn’t formally retired prior to today. More to come....2021
  • Ryan Braun retires after 14 seasons
    • Ryan Braun retires after 14 seasons
    2021
  • Brewers HR king Braun announces retirement
    • Brewers HR king Braun announces retirement
    Ryan Braun, who leads the Milwaukee Brewers with 352 career home runs and ranks near the top of almost every offensive category for the franchise, has officially announced his retirement....2021
  • • Ex-Brewers star Ryan Braun 'strongly leaning' toward retirement
    The former MVP and Rookie of the Year has spent all of his 14 years with the Brewers...2021
  • Braun: Retirement likely but decision not reached
    • Braun: Retirement likely but decision not reached
    Ryan Braun said Monday he hasn't picked up a bat since the end of the 2020 season and is "strongly leaning in the direction of being done as an active player."...2021
  • • Ryan Braun “Strongly Leaning” Toward Retirement
    As of February, free-agent outfielder Ryan Braun said he wasn’t interested in continuing his playing career. That still seems to be the case, as Braun stated in a radio interview Monday that he hasn’t touched a baseball or a bat since last season ended, Adam McCalvy of MLB.com tweets. Braun also revealed that he’s “strongly…...2021
  • • Latest On Ryan Braun’s Future
    Longtime Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun’s future has been in question since the club declined his 2021 option at the start of the offseason. While the Brewers and Braun have been in contact since then, no deal appears imminent, and retirement seems like a legitimate possibility for the 37-year-old. “I’m continuing to work out and stay…...2021

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Ryan Braun injury and suspension

  • • Slugger Ryan Braun retires after 14 years with Brewers
    Ryan Braun, the Milwaukee Brewers' home run leader whose production was slowed by injuries during the second half of his 14-year career, announced his retirement on Tuesday....2021
  • • Injured Braun out of Brewers' lineup vs. Dodgers
    Ryan Braun suffered a rib cage/oblique injury in Game 1 and was left out of Milwaukee's lineup ahead of Game 2 vs. the Dodgers....2020
  • • Ryan Braun Dealing With Oblique Injury
    Longtime Brewers stalwart Ryan Braun isn’t in the lineup for their Game 2 matchup against the Dodgers on Thursday. Braun explained why, telling Adam McCalvy of MLB.com and other reporters that he has been dealing with a strained left oblique since Sunday. Not only could this injury end Braun’s season (especially with the Brewers facing…...2020
  • • Ryan Braun has funny, blunt take on his Hall of Fame chances
    Ryan Braun is nothing but honest about his Hall of Fame chances. Braun once looked to be on a Hall of Fame track, but a 2011 failed PED test and a 2013 suspension, followed by a drop in his numbers, essentially ensured that’s never going to happen. The outfielder said as much when discussing teammate Christian Yelich on Sunday. Unfortunately for Braun, it is quite obvious. It’s especially true if ...2020
  • • 10 MLB stars set to fade in 2020
    Every MLB season has its fair share of disappointing players, and this season will most likely be no different. As spring training begins, these 10 could be set for tough 2020 campaigns. Jake Arrieta, SP, Phillies Now in the third year of a three-year, $75 million contract with the Phils, Arrieta is hanging onto his career by a thread as he enters his age 34 season. With his velocity slipping shar...2020
  • • Ryan Braun says he could retire after 2020 season
    Ryan Braun has provided Milwaukee Brewers fans with plenty of memories during his 13-year career. As he enters his 14th season in Milwaukee, Braun indicated on Sunday that this might be the last time fans get to see him. Speaking to reporters about the upcoming season, the 36-year-old outfielder talked about the sense of urgency to win now in what might be his final season. Braun has had a memorab...2020
  • • Wild first inning has beer on Braun, Cano injury
    Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun had a beer spilled on his head and Mets second baseman Robinson Cano suffered a hand injury in a bizarre sequence during the first inning of Sunday's game....2019
  • • Beer on Braun, Cano injury mark wild first inning
    Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun had a beer spilled on his head and Mets second baseman Robinson Cano suffered a hand injury in a bizarre sequence during the first inning of Sunday's game....2019
  • • Ryan Braun lands on DL again with back injury
    Ryan Braun has dealt with numerous injuries throughout the season, and the latest is sending the star outfielder to the disabled list for the second time this year.The Milwaukee Brewers announced on Sunday that Braun has been placed on the 10-day DL with a back strain. Braun, 34, is having a down year at the plate. He’s managed 10 home runs and 35 RBI, but he is hitting just .235 with a .283 on-ba...2018
  • • Braun, Yelich injuries test Brewers outfield depth
    The Brewers are pushing the limit of how many day-to-day injuries one team can navigate at one time, said GM David Stearns, even as manager Craig Counsell suggested otherwise. Outfielders Christian Yelich and Ryan Braun were sidelined with stiff lower backs, with Yelich's seeming the more serious of the two. And those day-to-day issues were on top of Lorenzo Cain's absence, while he recovers on th...2018

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Ryan Braun trade, contract, salary rumors

  • • Brewers Decline Ryan Braun’s Option
    8:06pm: The Brewers have declined the option, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel relays. 7:57pm: Longtime Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun is now a free agent, according to the MLBPA. That suggests the Brewers have turned down their half of a $15MM mutual option for 2021 in favor of a $4MM buyout. Because of Braun’s…...2020
  • • Ryan Braun: “It’s More Likely That I Play” In 2021
    2020 is the final guaranteed year of Ryan Braun’s contract, and the longtime Brewers slugger hinted last January that he could potentially retire at season’s end.  However, in comments today to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s Todd Rosiak and other reporters Braun said “I feel like it’s more likely that I play another year than I…...2020
  • • MLBTR Poll: The Christian Yelich Extension
    By now you’ve surely seen the news: the Brewers are closing in on a new deal with superstar Christian Yelich. We’ll presume it’s completed for purposes of this post. This contract arises even as the Brewers reach the final guaranteed year of their deal with long-time star Ryan Braun. Yelich had already supplanted him as…...2020
  • • 10 MLB stars set to fade in 2020
    Every MLB season has its fair share of disappointing players, and this season will most likely be no different. As spring training begins, these 10 could be set for tough 2020 campaigns. Jake Arrieta, SP, Phillies Now in the third year of a three-year, $75 million contract with the Phils, Arrieta is hanging onto his career by a thread as he enters his age 34 season. With his velocity slipping shar...2020
  • • Ryan Braun Discusses Future
    Franchise icon Ryan Braun is entering the final guaranteed season of the contract extension he signed with the Brewers nearly a decade ago. Now 36, the former MVP is nearing the end of a storied career. In fact, it’s not out of the question that 2020 could prove to be his final season, he acknowledged to…...2020
  • • Ryan Braun discusses future
    Franchise icon Ryan Braun is entering the final guaranteed season of the contract extension he signed with the Brewers nearly a decade ago. Now 36, the former MVP is nearing the end of a storied career. In fact, it’s not out of the question that 2020 could prove to be his final season, he acknowledged to reporters, including Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, today at Fan Fest. “I ...2020
  • • Brewers, former All-Star Avisail Garcia in 'advanced talks'
    The Brewers are in “advanced” talks with free-agent outfielder Avisail Garcia, per Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times. The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal tweeted on Saturday that Milwaukee was “trying hard” to complete a contract with the 28-year-old. Garcia spent the 2019 season with the Rays, hitting .282/.332/.464 with 20 home runs, 25 doubles and a pair of triples in 530 trips to the plate. It was t...2019
  • • Brewers reportedly interested in former All-Star Avisail Garcia
    Along with the previously reported Rays and Marlins, the Brewers have interest in free-agent outfielder Avisail Garcia, according to Jon Heyman of MLB Network. As a member of the Rays, the 28-year-old Garcia spent the majority of last season in right field, where the Brewers employ the incredible Christian Yelich. However, the club’s not nearly as well off in left, especially after trading Trent G...2019
  • • NL West Notes: Dodgers, Braun, Rockies, Padres
    With the Dodgers and Brewers facing off in the NLCS, MLB.com’s Adam McCalvy looks back to 2016 at the potential blockbuster deal between the two clubs that would’ve sent Ryan Braun to Los Angeles.  The rebuilding Brew Crew were exploring ways to get Braun’s big contract off the books, and the Dodgers were a natural…...2018
  • • Ryan Braun could have been a Dodger in 2016, with Puig as the return
    With the Dodgers and Brewers facing off in the NLCS, MLB.com’s Adam McCalvy looks back to 2016 at the potential blockbuster deal between the two clubs that would’ve sent Ryan Braun to Los Angeles. The rebuilding Brew Crew were exploring ways to get Braun’s big contract off the books, and the Dodgers were a natural trade partner, given their large payroll and the fact that they were one of six team...2018

Ryan Braun stats and results

  • • Schoop's slam in tense 6th frame fuels sweep
    Jonathan Schoop's two-out grand slam off Madison Bumgarner sent Milwaukee to a 6-3 win and a three-game sweep of the Giants at Miller Park. The Brewers pulled within two games of the NL Central-leading Cubs and remained comfortably in the top spot in the NL Wild Card standings. Bumgarner had retired 15 straight batters when he hit Ryan Braun on the left shoulder, prompting words between the two wh...2018
  • • MLB scores, highlights, live team updates, news: Brewers blank Cubs behind two Ryan Braun home runs
    Keep it right here for all of Tuesday's MLB action...2018
  • • Braun looks back on 'challenging' season
    As with many things Ryan Braun, it was complicated. One glance at his 2017 counting stats --.268 average, 17 home runs, 52 RBIs -- and you see it was one of his least productive full seasons. Dive deeper -- a 39 percent hard-hit rate was Braun's highest since his rookie season -- and it does not look as bad....2017
  • • Braun consistently hitting ball hard, with results
    Stroll through the Brewers' clubhouse and the sight is consistent. Ryan Braun, the 11-year Milwaukee veteran, makes his rounds to the club's many young hitters, conversing confidently with a nucleus behind one of the year's biggest surprises, a core of blossoming sluggers who won't go away....2017
  • • Sogard scores on wild pitch to end Crew's skid
    Ryan Braun and Eric Thames continued to torment the Reds before a wild pitch put the Brewers over the top....2017
  • • Brewers' Braun continues to rake against Cubs
    Milwaukee Brewers slugger Ryan Braun is in exclusive company when it comes to compiling statistics against the Chicago Cubs....2017
  • • Braun's MRI clean, will rejoin Crew Saturday
    The Brewers sent Ryan Braun back to Milwaukee on Friday morning to visit for an MRI. The results showed good news....2017
  • • Milwaukee Brewers: Eric Thames innocent until proven guilty
    The success of Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Eric Thames has taken the league by storm. Many skeptics of Thames early success this season have resulted in Thames taking several drug tests to prove he has is not taking anything that is enabling his record-breaking start. Thames leads the Brewers and is currently sixth in the National League in batting average. Thames’ 11 home runs are tied with W...2017
  • • Why the Home Run Has Lost Its Luster on the MLB Free-Agent Market
    2017
  • • Is Ryan Braun or Brian Dozier the Better Superstar Bat on Trade Market?
    2016

Ryan Braun parents, kids, wife / husband, girlfriend / boyfriend

  • • Ryan Braun discusses future
    2020
  • • Castellanos can't hang onto HR; Tigers lose
    For a couple fleeting moments, the Tigers looked ready to play spoilers in the Brewers' division race. The opportunity eluded their grasp like the Ryan Braun drive in and out of Nicholas Castellanos' glove at the right-field fence....2018
  • • NL Central notes: Nottingham recalled, Senzel to fill Reds' void?
    The Brewers will recall catcher Jacob Nottingham from Triple-A Colorado Springs before tonight’s game, Adam McCalvy of MLB.com reports. It’ll be the first taste of the Majors for Nottingham, who was acquired by Milwaukee in the trade that sent Khris Davis to Oakland. The 23-year-old Nottingham has had two rough seasons in Milwaukee’s system, posting a sub-.700 OPS at Double-A in both 2016 and 2017...2018
  • • Did WWE superstar borrow his name from former MVP?
    From Pete Rose hitting the ring in three separate WrestleManias to Wade Boggs inducting his friend Curt Hennig into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2007, baseball and professional wrestling has had a lengthy relationship.This is another one of those tales.When Adam Scherr was trying to figure out what his WWE alter ego would be, he was without a name for a while before one stuck.“I had pitched a bunch of ...2018
  • • Braun debuts, makes father and son's day
    Ryan Braun finished the day with a strikeout and a walk. Jim Gallagher had two skinned knees and a keepsake....2017
  • • Healthy Braun excited for Brewers spring training
    MILWAUKEE -- The biggest problem that Ryan Braun has had this winter has been a lack of sleep. Life has changed for the Milwaukee Brewers slugger after his wife, Larisa, gave birth to the couple's second child in September. Otherwise, Braun said he feels as fit as he has been in years after not having to worry about back surgery or treatment for a thumb injury in the offseason. He is anxious to ge...2017
  • • Though unlikely to move, Braun a fit with Dodgers
    If Ryan Braun is traded anywhere this winter, the Dodgers have the best chance to acquire him. But for the moment, Miller Park remains Braun's most likely Opening Day whereabouts....2017
  • • Is Ryan Braun or Brian Dozier the Better Superstar Bat on Trade Market?
    2016
  • • Scott Miller's Starting 9: Verlander, Sale Talks Could Heat Up Winter Meetings
    2016
  • • Braun, Pina each at home with newborn
    The Brewers' family grew by two this week, as outfielder Ryan Braun and catcher Manny Pina were absent at the start of the team's final homestand Tuesday while tending to newborns at home....2016

Top Ryan Braun news

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  • • Crew cuts Cubs' lead to 4 with Wrigley shutout
    It was a milestone night for Ryan Braun, who joined the 300-home run club, while Jimmy Nelson finished one strikeout shy of 200 for the season in an abbreviated outing as the Brewers edged the Cubs, 2-0, on a rare Friday night game at Wrigley Field....2017
  • • Braun's pair of two-run homers gives Crew win
    Ryan Braun delivered two key late-inning home runs to back up a quality start by Jimmy Nelson, leading the Brewers to an 8-4 win over the Pirates on Friday night at PNC Park....2016
  • • Thames, Crew hand Cubs 4th straight loss
    Eric Thames homered in his fifth consecutive game Monday night at Wrigley Field, finishing with three hits, while Ryan Braun added a two-run blast and an RBI double, and Jett Bandy hit a solo home run to power the Brewers to a 6-3 victory over the Cubs, who lost their fourth in a row....2017
  • • Brewers ride 7-run 3rd to rout of Cubs
    The Brewers made a statement on Thursday at Wrigley Field against the defending World Series champion Cubs by posting an 11-2 win to open their largest lead in the National League Central at 4 1/2 games. Ryan Braun smacked a two-run homer and Domingo Santana hit a pair of RBI doubles as part of a four-hit day to lead Milwaukee to its fourth straight win....2017
  • • Slide rule clinches Brewers' win over Astros
    Ryan Braun and Chris Carter each hit two-run home runs and Chase Anderson won his Brewers debut in Milwaukee's tense, 6-4 victory over Houston on Friday at Miller Park....2016
  • • Braun's slam supports Jungmann to top Phils
    Ryan Braun backed rookie starter Taylor Jungmann by crushing a grand slam to tie Robin Yount for the Brewers' all-time franchise record for home runs, as Milwaukee completed a series and season sweep of the Phillies with a 6-1 win on Sunday at Miller Park....2015
  • • Crew improves standing with shutout of Bucs
    Ryan Braun homered and five pitchers combined for the Brewers' 11th shutout victory, a 3-0 triumph over the slumping Pirates at PNC Park. With 12 games left on their schedule, the Brewers pulled within 3 1/2 games of the Cubs in the National League Central and two games of the Rockies in the race for the second NL Wild Card....2017
  • • Brewers dampen Braves' spirits with sweep
    Ryan Braun and Jonathan Villar homered as the Brewers added to the Braves' home woes and completed their first three-game series sweep of the season with Thursday night's 6-2 win at Turner Field....2016
  • • Braves can't get any traction at home vs. Crew
    Ryan Braun and Jonathan Villar homered as the Brewers added to the Braves' home woes and completed their first three-game series sweep of the season with Thursday night's 6-2 win at Turner Field....2016
  • • Cubs 1B Anthony Rizzo Jumps on Tarp, Makes Catch While Going into Stands
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  • • Bats silenced as 1 inning sours Stewart's debut
    Junior Guerra pitched eight scoreless innings and Ryan Braun homered on a four-RBI night in the Brewers' 7-0 win over the Dodgers on Wednesday at Miller Park....2016
  • • Guerra shuts down Dodgers as Braun surges
    Junior Guerra pitched eight scoreless innings and Ryan Braun homered on a four-RBI night in the Brewers' 7-0 win over the Dodgers on Wednesday at Miller Park....2016
  • • Bradley goes yard; Kendrick struggles in loss
    The Brewers overcame a Ryan Braun injury and another short start to take down the Red Sox and secure a series win at Miller Park....2017

Ryan Braun fantasy rankings and news

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Ryan Braun schedule, game

  • • Injured Braun out of Brewers' lineup vs. Dodgers
    2020
  • • Ryan Braun Dealing With Oblique Injury
    2020
  • • Brewers Place Ryan Braun On 10-Day Injured List
    The Brewers have placed Ryan Braun on the 10-day injured list, retroactive to July 30, the club announced. He’s dealing with an infection in his right index finger. Milwaukee didn’t provide a timetable for his return. The 36-year-old has only gotten into four games to this point, starting three at designated hitter. He’s coming off a…...2020
  • • 10 MLB stars set to fade in 2020
    2020
  • • MLB DFS: Ryan Braun and top picks for April 5 DraftKings and FanDuel daily Fantasy baseball lineups
    SportsLine's Mike McClure, a DFS pro with nearly $2M in winnings, gives optimal lineup advice...2019
  • • Ryan Braun missing exhibition games in Montreal due to passport
    Ryan Braun is not participating in two games against the Toronto Blue Jays this week due to his passport. The Milwaukee Brewers are in Montreal this week for exhibition games against the Jays on Monday and Tuesday. Braun is not with them because he did not have his passport, which prevents him from traveling to Canada. Not surprisingly, this sort of thing does happen on occasion with professional ...2019
  • • Braun looks to build on last year's strong finish
    The most important task for Ryan Braun these days is making the most of the time the longtime Brewers star is in the lineup....2019
  • • Dodgers manager explains why he did not pull starter Ryu earlier
    Manager Dave Roberts explained after the Los Angeles Dodgers’ 7-2 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers in Game 6 of the NLCS on Friday why he did not remove starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu earlier in the game. Ryu got hit hard in the first inning of the game by the Brewers. He allowed an infield single to Lorenzo Cain, a walk to Ryan Braun, and then with two outs, he allowed doubles to Jesus Aguilar and Mi...2018
  • • Watch: Christian Yelich thrown out on unusual fielder's choice
    The bottom of the sixth inning in Thursday’s NLDS game between the Milwukee Brewers and Colorado Rockies featured an unusual play involving Christian Yelich. Yelich was at first base when Ryan Braun hit a scalding line drive at Colorado first baseman, Ian Desmond. Desmond got his glove on the ball, but couldn’t quite bring it in, and the ball trickled to right field. But, perhaps because Desmond r...2018
  • • Watch: Christian Yelich thrown out on unusual fielder's choice
    The bottom of the sixth inning in Thursday’s NLDS game between the Milwukee Brewers and Colorado Rockies featured an unusual play involving Christian Yelich.Yelich was at first base when Ryan Braun hit a scalding line drive at Colorado first baseman, Ian Desmond. Desmond got his glove on the ball, but couldn’t quite bring it in, and the ball trickled to right field. But, perhaps because Desmond re...2018

Ryan Braun rumors, scandals

  • • 2011 NL MVP Ryan Braun announces retirement
    2021
  • • Ryan Braun says he could retire after 2020 season
    2020
  • • 10 most shocking MLB suspensions of all time
    Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano was suspended on Tuesday for testing positive for a banned substance. If nothing else, we can say this about Cano. He joins an impressive list of people in MLB history who have been suspended.But despite the big names who have been suspended over the years, we can’t help but feel surprised. Cano joins guys like Alex Rodriguez, Ryan Braun, and Rafael Pa...2018
  • • Brewers Notes: Santana and outfielders, Attanasio on payroll, pitching
    Despite a lackluster Spring Training performance, Domingo Santana doesn’t believe he was distracted by the trade speculation that followed him all winter, the outfielder tells Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.  Though he said he didn’t worry about the rumors because they were out of his control, Santana admitted that “it would have been hard to get traded. I’m really attached to t...2018
  • • Ryan Braun willing to move to infield, play position he has never played
    The Milwaukee Brewers suddenly have one of the most crowded outfields in baseball, and Ryan Braun is open to changing positions if it helps the team make room for its new additions.With the Brewers signing Lorenzo Cain to an $80 million contract and trading for former Miami Marlins outfielder Christian Yelich last week, it seems inevitable that another trade is coming. In the meantime, Brewers GM ...2018
  • • The Dodgers Need Yasiel Puig Whether They Want Him or Not
    In the eighth inning of Monday night’s game at Yankee Stadium, Yasiel Puig was asked to pinch-hit against a left-handed relief pitcher named James Pazos. With two outs, nobody on and the Dodgers already winning 6-2, the stakes weren’t terribly high. However, with Puig’s recent return from purgatory Triple-A, it was a good opportunity to give the right-hander an at-bat off the bench over the left-h...2016
  • • MLB Set Up for Wildest Offseason Trade Market in Recent Memory
    2016
  • • MLB Stars Who Could Still Be Traded in 2016 Waiver Trade Window
    2016
  • • Ryan Braun Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Brewers OF
    2016
  • • MLB Trade Rumors: Latest on Chris Archer, Jonathan Lucroy and More
    2016

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