Jose Barrero hits 1st two career home runs to beat Brewers

Jose Barrero hits 1st two career home runs to beat Brewers

MILWAUKEE — Batting practice was optional for Reds hitters before Saturday’s game against the Brewers. But the pregame schedule had carved out extra time for young shortstop Jose Barrero and hitting coach Alan Zinter to work together, one-on-one, on the field and in the cages. “It’s unbelievable. To have this come up today just feels … Read more

Vin Scully: Legendary Dodgers broadcaster has died at age 94

Vin Scully: Legendary Dodgers broadcaster has died at age 94

CNN — Legendary broadcaster Vin Scully, the voice of the Los Angeles Dodgers for more than six decades, has died at the age of 94, the team announced Tuesday. “We have lost an icon,” said Stan Kasten, the President and CEO of the Dodgers in a statement. “The Dodgers Vin Scully was one of the … Read more

Brewers acquire Trevor Rosenthal amid bullpen shakeup

Brewers acquire Trevor Rosenthal amid bullpen shakeup

And while the clubhouse was still absorbing the stunning departure of their All-Star closer on Tuesday, the Brewers were still remaking their bullpen at the Trade Deadline. Rosenthal, a hard-throwing right-hander with closing experience, has not pitched in the Majors since 2020. He signed with San Francisco for a prorated $4.5 million plus incentives on … Read more