Joe & Ebo Experience: Roses are red

Rose Bowl? (0:00)

Badgers Hockey Insider Barry Richter (7:57)

Travis Shaw’s comments (23:01)

Mike McCarthy back in the NFL (34:07)

Former Brewers pitcher Seth McClung (44:05)

Badgers-Buckeyes (57:49)

Joe & Ebo Experience: Jam-packed Tuesday

Brewers offseason begins (0:00)

Wisconsin Basketball is back (10:38)

Sports Director Zach Heilprin (23:58)

WOZN reporter Tony Cartagena (33:07)

Tuesday’s with Bernie (43:02)

Brewers place Hiura on IL, recall Shaw and Gamel

On Saturday morning, the Milwaukee Brewers placed their rookie sensation Keston Hiura on the 10-day injured list. They have also recalled infielder Travis Shaw and outfielder Ben Gamel from Triple-A San Antonio. In addition to, right-hander Devin Williams was optioned to San Antonio.

Hiura strained his left-hamstring during the fifth inning in their game against the Cubs on Friday. Milwaukee has dealt with several injuries throughout the season. Mike Moustakas has been out of action due to bruised left hand and wrist leaving the Brewers with no other choice but to make these moves.

Losing Hiura will be a big blow to the offense. In 70 games this season, Hiura is batting .301 with 20 doubles, 16 home runs, 43 RBI and .571 slugging percentage.

Gamel has contributed well when called upon but was sent down to the Missions because of the rise of rookie Trent Grisham. As for Shaw, he’s been unable to find sustained success in the majors this year. In 65 games with the Brewers, Shaw has hit just 162 with six home runs and 13 RBI, with a .276 OBP and .279 slugging percentage.

Joe & Ebo Experience: Working for the Weekend

Football’s Back (0:00)

Rodgers/Lafleur Relationship (7:35)

Badgers Insider RJ Brachman (24:18)

Brewers Frustrations (39:06)

More Grievances (52:20)

Joe & Ebo Experience: Fork in the Road

Hiura & Shaw.. Again (0:00)

Madison the Football Town (9:48)

July 15th (26:50)

Body Paint (36:21)

WOZN Sports Reporter Cody Grant (43:46)

Brewers 7, Reds 5: Last takes

MILWAUKEE | The Milwaukee Brewers defeated the Cincinnati Reds Sunday afternoon 7-5 to split the series.

Holy strikeouts

Both starters put on a strikeout clinic Sunday afternoon. The first three innings saw both hurlers combine for 12 strikeouts.

Anthony DeSclafani struck out the first six Brewers batters he faced. That tied the club record set by Robert Stephenson. Milwaukee was able to figure him out in the third inning. He finished with nine strikeouts on the day.

As for Brandon Woodruff, he set his career high with 12 strikeouts as he mowed through the Reds lineup. Woodruff finished the day with seven innings pitched. He gave up three runs on seven hits and threw 103 pitches. It was his seventh quality start of the season.

Woodruff has been so good for the Brewers this season. As much as the starting rotation has struggled this year, Woodruff and Zach Davies have been bright spots.

To get seven innings from a starter was huge for Milwaukee on Sunday. The bullpen leads the National League in innings pitched this season. Manager Craig Counsell has stressed lately the importance of getting length from their starters. Woodruff is now 9-2 on the season tying Hyun-Jin Ryu of the Los Angeles Dodgers for most in the National League.

Shaw starts a huge third inning

It is no secret that Travis Shaw has had his struggles so far this season. In the third inning though, he turned it around smacking a deep home run to put the Brewers ahead 1-0.

This began a rally as Milwaukee would tack on four more runs in the inning. Ben Gamel and Yasmani Grandal had back-to-back singles. Christian Yelich then smacked an RBI double. Next, Mike Moustakas hit a 2-RBI single to make it 5-0.

Many fans have been clamoring for rookie phenom Keston Hiura but if Travis Shaw can produce for the Brewers, they are better off.

“There’s some urgency,” Shaw said. “I feel the urgency. I’m not taking anything for granted. Just trying to keep putting together good at-bats and whatever happens, happens. It’s been a struggle all year. Still kind of struggling. I’m trying to work through it.”

What’s next?

The Brewers (42-36) have an off day on Monday before returning home to begin a three-game set with the Seattle Mariners (34-47).

Joe & Ebo Experience: Stearns on NOTICE

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Joe & Ebo Experience: Sizzling Debate

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Joe & Ebo Experience: What A Show

Bucks: Better or Worse (0:00)

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Badger Blitz’s Jake Kocorowski (17:37)

Heated Mertz Debate (32:46)

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Unstoppable? (51:38)