• Second baseman Scooter Gennett was named Brewers player of the month for August after leading the Major Leagues with a .423 average. His 33 hits in August were the fourth-most of all-time for a Brewers rookie in the month. Scott Podsednik set the club record with 39 hits in August 2003, and Pat Listach (1992) and Ernie Riles (1985) each had 36.
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