Brewers To Open 2016 At Miller Park Against San Francisco Giants


Major League Baseball released its tentative 2016 schedule on Tuesday and the Milwaukee Brewers are initially slated to open the season with a six-game homestand that will feature the San Francisco Giants and the expected Miller Park return of Carlos Gomez.

The Brewers are set to open the season on Monday, April 4 with a day game against the Giants to open a three-game series and then will host the Houston Astros for a three-game Friday-Sunday set.

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Their first road trip follows that, an eight-game venture through St. Louis, Pittsburgh and Minnesota.

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The series with the Twins is the first two games of a four-game home-and-home set that concludes April 20-21 at Miller Park.

Minnesota is Milwaukee’s annual interleague rivalry series and the interleague slate also includes games against the American League West in 2016.

The Astros come in to Miller Park April 8-10, the Los Angeles Angels visit May 2-4 and the Oakland Athletics come into Milwaukee June 7-8.

The road games in interleague play are set for June 21-22 at Oakland, Aug. 19-21 at the Seattle Mariners and Sept. 26-28 at the Texas Rangers.

The Brewers close the campaign Sept. 30-Oct. 2 in Denver against the Colorado Rockies, with the final homestand set for Sept. 20-25 with three games each against the Pittsburgh Pirates and Cincinnati Reds.

The final schedule, with all start times, will be released in January, according to

Here is the tentative schedule for 2016 (all times Central):

Jun 28, 2015; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Minnesota Twins first baseman Joe Mauer (7) scores past Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy (20) on a sacrifice fly in the seventh inning at Miller Park. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

4—SAN FRANCISCO, 1:10 p.m.
5—SAN FRANCISCO, 7:10 p.m.
6—SAN FRANCISCO, 12:40 p.m.
8—HOUSTON, 7:10 p.m.
9—HOUSTON, 6:10 p.m.
10—HOUSTON, 1:10 p.m.
11—at St. Louis, 3:15 p.m.
13—at St. Louis, 7:15 p.m.
14—at St. Louis, 12:45 p.m.
15—at Pittsburgh, TBA
16—at Pittsburgh, TBA
17—at Pittsburgh, TBA
18—at Minnesota, TBA
19—at Minnesota, TBA
20—MINNESOTA, 7:10 p.m.
21—MINNESOTA, 12:40 p.m.
22—PHILADELPHIA, 7:10 p.m.
23—PHILADELPHIA, 6:10 p.m.
24—PHILADELPHIA, 1:10 p.m.
26—at Chicago Cubs, 7:05 p.m.
27—at Chicago Cubs, 7:05 p.m.
28—at Chicago Cubs, 1:20 p.m.
29—MIAMI, 7:10 p.m.
30—MIAMI, 6:10 p.m.

Aug 9, 2015; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Brewers left fielder Khris Davis (18) crosses home plate after hitting a two-run homer in the third inning as St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina (4) and pitcher John Lackey (41) watches at Miller Park. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

1—MIAMI, 1:10 p.m.
4—LOS ANGELES ANGELS, 12:40 p.m.
5—at Cincinnati, TBA
6—at Cincinnati, TBA
7—at Cincinnati, TBA
8—at Cincinnati, TBA
9—at Miami, TBA
10—at Miami, TBA
11—at Miami, TBA
12—SAN DIEGO, 7:10 p.m.
13—SAN DIEGO, 7:10 p.m.
14—SAN DIEGO, 6:10 p.m.
15—SAN DIEGO, 1:10 p.m.
17—CHICAGO CUBS, 7:10 p.m.
18—CHICAGO CUBS, 7:10 p.m.
19—CHICAGO CUBS, 12:40 p.m.
20—at New York Mets, TBA
21—at New York Mets, TBA
22—at New York Mets, TBA
24—at Atlanta, TBA
25—at Atlanta, TBA
26—at Atlanta, TBA
27—CINCINNATI, 7:10 p.m.
29—CINCINNATI, 1:10 p.m.
30—ST. LOUIS, 1:10 p.m.
31—ST. LOUIS, 7:10 p.m.

May 6, 2015; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Brewers second baseman Scooter Gennett (2) turns a double play as Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner (10) slides into second base during the second inning at Miller Park. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

1—ST. LOUIS, 12:40 p.m.
2—at Philadelphia, 6:05 p.m.
3—at Philadelphia, 6:05 p.m.
4—at Philadelphia, 2:05 p.m.
5—at Philadelphia, 12:35 p.m.
7—OAKLAND, 7:10 p.m.
8—OAKLAND, 7:10 p.m.
9—NEW YORK METS, 7:10 p.m.
10—NEW YORK METS, 7:10 p.m.
12—NEW YORK METS, 1:10 p.m.
13—at San Francisco, TBA
14—at San Francisco, TBA
15—at San Francisco, TBA
16—at Los Angeles Dodgers, 9:10 p.m.
17—at Los Angeles Dodgers, 9:10 p.m.
18—at Los Angeles Dodgers, TBA
19—at Los Angeles Dodgers, TBA
21—at Oakland, 9:05 p.m.
22—at Oakland, 2:35 p.m.
24—WASHINGTON, 7:10 p.m.
26—WASHINGTON, 1:10 p.m.

Aug 2, 2015; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Chicago Cubs catcher Kyle Schwarber (12) breaks up a double play attempt by Milwaukee Brewers shortstop Jean Segura (9) in the first inning at Miller Park. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

1—at St. Louis, 7:15 p.m.
2—at St. Louis, TBA
3—at St. Louis, 1:15 p.m.
4—at Washington, TBA
5—at Washington, TBA
6—at Washington, TBA
8—ST. LOUIS, 7:10 p.m.
9—ST. LOUIS, 1:10 p.m.
10—ST. LOUIS, 1:10 p.m.
12—All-Star Game at San Diego
15—at Cincinnati, TBA
16—at Cincinnati, TBA
17—at Cincinnati, TBA
19—at Pittsburgh, TBA
20—at Pittsburgh, TBA
21—at Pittsburgh, TBA
22—CHICAGO CUBS, 7:10 p.m.
23—CHICAGO CUBS, 6:10 p.m.
24—CHICAGO CUBS, 1:10 p.m.
25—ARIZONA, 6:20 p.m.
26—ARIZONA, 7:10 p.m.
27—ARIZONA, 7:10 p.m.
28—ARIZONA, 1:10 p.m.
29—PITTSBURGH, 7:10 p.m.
30—PITTSBURGH, 6:10 p.m.
31—PITTSBURGH, 1:10 p.m.

Mar 31, 2014; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Brewers left fielder Ryan Braun (8) tries to beat the throw to Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman (5) in the sixth inning of an opening day baseball game at Miller Park. Braun was ruled safe but the call was reversed after umpires reviewed instant replay. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

1—at San Diego, TBA
2—at San Diego, TBA
3—at San Diego, TBA
5—at Arizona, TBA
6—at Arizona, TBA
7—at Arizona, TBA
8—ATLANTA, 6:20 p.m.
9—ATLANTA, 7:10 p.m.
10—ATLANTA, 7:10 p.m.
11—ATLANTA, 1:10 p.m.
12—CINCINNATI, 7:10 p.m.
13—CINCINNATI, 6:10 p.m.
14—CINCINNATI, 1:10 p.m.
16—at Chicago Cubs, 7:05 p.m.
17—at Chicago Cubs, 7:05 p.m.
18—at Chicago Cubs, 1:20 p.m.
19—at Seattle, 9:10 p.m.
20—at Seattle, 3:10 p.m.
21—at Seattle, 3:10 p.m.
22—COLORADO, 6:20 p.m.
23—COLORADO, 7:10 p.m.
24—COLORADO, 1:10 p.m.
25—PITTSBURGH, 7:10 p.m.
26—PITTSBURGH, 7:10 p.m.
27—PITTSBURGH, 6:10 p.m.
28—PITTSBURGH, 1:10 p.m.
29—ST. LOUIS, 6:20 p.m.
30—ST. LOUIS, 7:10 p.m.
31—ST. LOUIS, 7:10 p.m.

Aug 28, 2015; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Adam Lind (24) hits a single in the sixth inning as Cincinnati Reds catcher Brayan Pena (29) watches at Miller Park. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

2—at Pittsburgh, TBA
3—at Pittsburgh, TBA
4—at Pittsburgh, TBA
5—CHICAGO CUBS, 1:10 p.m.
6—CHICAGO CUBS, 7:10 p.m.
7—CHICAGO CUBS, 7:10 p.m.
8—at St. Louis, 6:15 p.m.
9—at St. Louis, 7:15 p.m.
10—at St. Louis, 6:15 p.m.
11—at St. Louis, 1:15 p.m.
12—at Cincinnati, TBA
13—at Cincinnati, TBA
14—at Cincinnati, TBA
15—at Chicago Cubs, 7:05 p.m.
16—at Chicago Cubs, 1:20 p.m.
17—at Chicago Cubs, TBA
18—at Chicago Cubs, TBA
20—PITTSBURGH, 7:10 p.m.
21—PITTSBURGH, 7:10 p.m.
22—PITTSBURGH, 7:10 p.m.
23—CINCINNATI, 7:10 p.m.
24—CINCINNATI, 6:10 p.m.
25—CINCINNATI, 1:10 p.m.
26—at Texas, TBA
27—at Texas, TBA
28—at Texas, TBA
30—at Colorado, 7:10 p.m.

Jun 22, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy (20) is tagged out at second base by Colorado Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki (left) after being caught in a run down during the fifth inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field. Mandatory Credit: Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports

1—at Colorado, 7:10 p.m.
2—at Colorado, TBA

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