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13:10  16 july  2019
13:10  16 july  2019 Source:   thescore.com

Puig homers again; Reds lose Scooter but beat Brewers 3-0

Puig homers again; Reds lose Scooter but beat Brewers 3-0 CINCINNATI (AP) — Sonny Gray didn't want to leave the game — not with another starring performance by Yasiel Puig putting him in position to beat the Milwaukee Brewers again. Gray talked his way into facing one more batter in the eighth inning, and the Cincinnati Reds held on for a 3-0 victory Wednesday night after they lost second baseman Scooter Gennett to a groin injury. "That was a really fun moment," said Gray, who matched his career high by fanning 12 . BOX SCORE: REDS 3, BREWERS 0 Puig homered for the second straight game, scored twice and added a sacrifice fly, his second night in a row with starring moments.

Brewers catcher Yasmani Grandal has bigger things on his mind than another NL championship ring. Grandal was presented the ring by Los Angeles Dodgers president Andrew Friedman and manager “Obviously, they don’t want to lose the draft pick. They’ve got to put (the offer) out there.

PJ Tucker was heated after getting called for an offensive foul vs. the Miami Heat. After arguing, he got ejected .

Brewers' Grandal ejected after losing his mind on ump© Dylan Buell / Getty Images Sport / Getty

Milwaukee Brewers catcher Yasmani Grandal took extreme issue with a called third strike from home plate umpire Jordan Baker on Monday night. He was ejected before manager Craig Counsell could intervene.

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While Grandal was livid, the pitch from Atlanta Braves right-hander Josh Tomlin looked like it caught the zone.

This was Grandal's first ejection as a member of the Brewers, and he made the most of it.

After the game, Grandal apologized for his outburst.

Joe Maddon ejected, upset with Pirates for throwing up and in

Joe Maddon ejected, upset with Pirates for throwing up and in Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon was ejected from Thursday’s game against the Pittsburgh Pirates after getting upset with the Pirates for throwing up and in on his players. Javy Baez was batting for the Cubs in the top of the fourth inning. Pirates starter Jordan Lyles kept throwing high and tight on Baez, who did not like the pitches coming so close to his head. After a 3-2 pitch went near Baez's head and hit the knob of his bat as he moved out of the way, Maddon was fuming. The Cubs manager came out of the dugout and began yelling across the field at Pirates manager Clint Hurdle.

The Brewers are reportedly in agreement on a contract with free-agent catcher Yasmani Grandal . Read more at MLB Trade Rumors. A strong showing with the Brewers could yet net him a lucrative multi-year deal in free agency next year — when he won’t have a qualifying offer attached to his name.

MILWAUKEE -- The Brewers are not expected to finalize their surprise one-year agreement with free-agent catcher Yasmani Grandal until next week, giving us some time to ponder what it means for the Three questions for Crew with Grandal in mix. Brewers agree to one-year deal with free-agent catcher.

"It was nothing against him," Grandal said, according to Todd Rosiak of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel. "It's been building up for the last three weeks and it just so happened to set me off with him. Obviously, that's not the way I want to be acting."

The Brewers have been struggling of late; Monday's loss to the Braves was their eighth in their last 10 games.

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