Milwaukee Brewers defeat Pittsburgh Pirates, 8-4

Finally something has been done to quell the gripes.

It is not yet known if this is a temporary solution or a full-blown fix, but at the suggestion of Brewers manager Ken Macha, part of the retractable roof in right field at Miller Park and some of the back panels were closed to minimize shadows.

Or maybe what happened Sunday had as much to do with the Pittsburgh Pirates being in town.

No matter. The afternoon ended with an 8-4 victory by the Brewers, a sweep of o...

With Milwaukee Brewers principal owner Mark Attanasio telling the Journal Sentinel he plans to address the club's No. 1 problem - pitching, in particular, starting pitching - manager Ken Macha was asked to assess the situation.

Attanasio said the Brewers have made mistakes with some big contracts and opting to sign veterans who have broken down. Because no one in the farm system looks to be ready to join the rotation by next spring, the only other option to add quality ...