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Brewers manager Craig Counsell said John Axford has significant elbow damage and is going over his options after an injury foiled the 38-year-old reliever's comeback attempt. Also, pitcher Eric Lauer joined the team's growing COVID-19 injured list.
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Packers TE Josiah Deguara has been medically cleared and is off PUP. He tore his ACL in Week 4 last season as a rookie, so he's a little less than 10 months out from his injury. Also, LB Ray Wilborn has been removed from the COVID list.
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Aaron Rodgers said he's had some "positive conversations" with Packers GM Brian Gutekunst but emphasized that "relationships aren't formed in a matter of a couple days" and that it's a "work in progress."
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— Brewers starter Adrian Houser was pulled with a no-hitter intact in the seventh inning, and Gregory Polanco and the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied to eventually beat Milwaukee 8-5 in the 10th Tuesday night.
Brewers reliever John Axford was placed on the 10-day injured list Tuesday, one day after his first major league appearance since 2018 was cut short by a right elbow injury.
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Packers LT David Bakhtiari (ACL) spoke with reporters Tuesday for the first time since he opened training camp on the PUP list. He said he is not attaching a timetable to his recovery, and wouldn't speculate on when he might be ready, but it does not appear his return is imminent. For now, the Packers are rolling with Elgton Jenkins at left tackle.
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John Axford made his first major league appearance since 2018 on Monday night but retired just one of the five batters he faced before leaving with an elbow problem.
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