Thu, 05 Dec 2013 08:52:23 -0800
Milwaukee Brewers general manager Doug Melvin confirmed OF Ryan Braun will move to right field next season. OF Khris Davis will have the first shot at left field, with OF Caleb Gindl also in the mix.
Wed, 27 Nov 2013 01:54:07 -0800
The New York Mets are thought to be pursuing OF Nelson Cruz and OF Curtis Granderson in free agency, according to sources. Mets general manager Sandy Alderson checked in on OF Ryan Braun with the Milwaukee Brewers but was told Braun was unavailable.
Thu, 21 Nov 2013 06:33:43 -0800
Milwaukee Brewers general manager Doug Melvin said there is absolutely no truth to the rumors of the Brewers shopping OF Ryan Braun to the New York Mets.
Wed, 20 Nov 2013 13:07:27 -0800
The Milwaukee Brewers are not looking to trade OF Ryan Braun.
Tue, 12 Nov 2013 05:31:23 -0800
The Milwaukee Brewers want to move OF Ryan Braun to right field to protect themselves if OF Khris Davis fails in left field. It's generally easier to find left fielders than right fielders.
Tue, 01 Oct 2013 08:55:14 -0700
The Milwaukee Brewers could move OF Ryan Braun to right field next year to insert OF Khris Davis in left field.
Thu, 22 Aug 2013 16:52:07 -0700
Milwaukee Brewers OF Ryan Braun issued a statement Thursday, Aug. 22, apologizing for his actions leading to his suspension for the rest of the season. "During the latter part of the 2011 season, I was dealing with a nagging injury and I turned to products for a short period of time that I shouldn't have used. The products were a cream and a lozenge which I was told could help expedite my rehabilitation. It was a huge mistake for which I am deeply ashamed and I compounded the situation by not admitting my mistakes immediately," Braun said.
Mon, 19 Aug 2013 06:53:22 -0700
Milwaukee Brewers OF Ryan Braun sought support from Los Angeles Dodgers OF Matt Kemp, Cincinnati Reds 1B Joey Votto, Colorado Rockies SS Troy Tulowitzki and others after his initial 2012 suspension. He claimed the man that collected his urine was an anti-Semite and a Chicago Cubs fan. A source close to Dino Laurenzi Jr., the test collector, said the anti-Semitism allegation is untrue; his fan allegiance is unclear. It added to the backlash against Braun inside the Milwaukee clubhouse as well as outside following his recent suspension.
Fri, 16 Aug 2013 05:46:01 -0700
Members of New York Yankees 3B Alex Rodriguez's inner circle obtained and leaked documents that implicated Milwaukee Brewers OF Ryan Braun and Yankees C Francisco Cervelli in the Biogenesis case a week after the Miami New Times report in January, according to "60 Minutes."
Thu, 25 Jul 2013 09:18:03 -0700
Milwaukee Brewers owner Mark Attanasio is committed to keeping OF Ryan Braun with the organization in light of his suspension in the Biogenesis scandal. "Right now, the full expectation is to keep him, and the full expectation is that he is going to do the right things, he is going to say the right things and he is going to put in a lot of hard work to get back into folks' good graces," Attanasio said.
Fantasy Tip: Braun can be dumped in all single-year formats. It might be the perfect time to try to pry him away from his owner in keeper leagues, depending on the owner's feelings toward Braun's situation. It's worth a shot.