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Ryan Braun | Outfielder

Team: Milwaukee Brewers
Age / DOB:  (30) / 11/17/1983
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 200
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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Ryan Braun (back) is in the Brewers' starting lineup on Thursday afternoon versus the Phillies.
Braun missed a couple of games with back spasms and is hitting fifth for Milwaukee in his return to action Thursday. He has only batted fifth three other times in his career. The last time he did was September 2008. Jul 10 - 11:10 AM

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Brewers manager Ron Roenicke said Tuesday that he doesn't expect Ryan Braun (back) to miss many more games, if any.

Braun has sat out two of the last three games with back spasms, but it appears that the Brewers are just being cautious. Logan Schafer is starting in his place in right field Tuesday.
Jul 8 - 6:41 PM

Ryan Braun is not in Tuesday's lineup against the Phillies.

Braun returned to the Brewers' lineup Monday after sitting out Sunday's game with back spasms, but he's apparently not quite at 100 percent yet. Logan Schafer will make the start in right field Tuesday while Carlos Gomez hits leadoff and Scooter Gennett bats second. Aramis Ramirez is in the cleanup spot.

Ryan Braun (back) has returned to Monday's lineup against the Phillies.

Braun left Saturday's game with lower back spasms and was out of the lineup Sunday, but he's ready to give it a go. He'll bat second against Cole Hamels.
Jul 7 - 4:55 PM

Ryan Braun (back) is not in the Brewers' lineup Sunday.

Braun had to exit Saturday's contest against the Reds due to lower back spasms. It doesn't appear to be more than a day-to-day situation at this point. Logan Schafer is in right field Sunday in Braun's place.
Jul 6 - 10:06 AM

Ryan Braun was pulled in the second inning of Saturday's game against the Reds due to lower back spasms.

Braun struck out in his only at-bat. He's considered day-to-day. Logan Schafer replaced him in right field.
Jul 5 - 4:48 PM

Ryan Braun singled and had a two-RBI triple in Wednesday's loss to the Blue Jays.

He was fortunate to get his two-RBI triple in the third inning, as Colby Rasmus took a bad route and made an ill-timed jump before the ball went off his glove. Nevertheless, it was another nice day for Braun, who is now hitting .333 with a homer and 14 RBI over his last 14 games.
Jul 2 - 4:05 PM

Ryan Braun went 1-for-4 with two RBI in Friday's 3-2 win against the Rockies, including a walk-off single.

In a low-scoring affair, Braun's two RBI were crucial. He was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded in the seventh to give Milwaukee a 2-1 lead. After Francisco Rodriguez blew the save, Braun knocked in Mark Reynolds with an RBI single off Matt Beslisle in the bottom of the ninth to secure the 3-2 win. He has 43 RBI on the year and is slashing .283/.337/.484.
Jun 28 - 12:34 AM

Ryan Braun had a productive night, going 2-for-3 with two walks, a stolen base, and two runs scored in Thursday's win over the Rockies.

Braun walked and scored in the first inning, then singled and scored in the fifth. His eighth-inning stolen base was his eight of the season in 11 attempts, and he is now slashing .284/.336/.488 with 10 home runs and 41 RBI.
Jun 27 - 12:11 AM

Ryan Braun went 2-for-6 with two RBI in the Brewers' loss to the Nationals on Tuesday.

Braun gave the Brewers a lead with a two-run single in the fifth inning, with the Nationals eventually winning it in extras. The two-hit game raised his average to .279 with an .813 OPS, but he was hitting just .209/.270/.352 in June heading into Tuesday's game. He has just one home run since June 1.
Jun 25 - 1:45 AM

Ryan Braun (ankle) is in Monday's lineup against the Nationals.

Braun left Sunday's game with an injury to his right ankle, but evidently it's not a major concern. He'll bat second Monday against Washington left-hander Gio Gonzalez.
Jun 23 - 4:53 PM

Brewers manager Ron Roenicke said that Ryan Braun suffered a minor ankle injury on Sunday and could be forced to miss Monday's game.

The ankle injury is the reason that Braun was pulled early from Sunday's contest against the Rockies. It doesn't look as though it's serious enough to necessitate a trip to the disabled list, so expect him to return to the lineup at some point early in the week.
Jun 22 - 8:28 PM

Ryan Braun went 3-for-6 with two-RBI in Friday's 13-10 victory over Colorado.

He hit an RBI double in the seventh and tacked on an RBI single in the 9th. He also stole his seventh base of the season, which is a good sign given some of the health issues that have nagged him in the first part of the season. While his power numbers are down from his pre-suspension days, he remains a dangerous bat in the Brewer lineup. He's slugging over .500 on the year.
Jun 21 - 1:56 AM

Ryan Braun is not in the Brewers' starting lineup on Thursday afternoon against the Diamondbacks.

It's just a day of rest for Braun. Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy is also getting the day off Thursday in Arizona.
Jun 19 - 1:18 PM

Ryan Braun went 0-for-3 with a walk and a stolen base in Tuesday's loss to the Mets.

The Brewers weren't doing a whole lot offensively, Braun included. His average dipped below .300 as he is now slashing .299/.337/.529 with nine home runs and 33 RBI. The stolen base was his sixth on the season in eight attempts.
Jun 10 - 10:14 PM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Jonathan Lucroy
2Martin Maldonado
1B1Lyle Overbay
2Mark Reynolds
2B1Scooter Gennett
2Rickie Weeks
SS1Jean Segura
2Jeff Bianchi
3B1Aramis Ramirez
LF1Khris Davis
2Logan Schafer
CF1Carlos Gomez
RF1Ryan Braun
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Yovani Gallardo
2Kyle Lohse
3Matt Garza
4Wily Peralta
5Jimmy Nelson
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Francisco Rodriguez
2Jim Henderson
3Tyler Thornburg
4Will Smith
5Zach Duke
6Brandon Kintzler
7Jeremy Jeffress
8Tom Gorzelanny
9Wei-Chung Wang
10Marco Estrada