The Milwaukee Brewers are a Milwaukee, Wisconsin based professional baseball team, they currently playing in the Central Division of Major League Baseball's National League. The team is named after the city's association with the brewing industry and Miller Park is the place where they play their home games.
The evolved in Seattle, Washington, as the Seattle Pilots, the club played for one season in the year 1969 before being acquired in bankruptcy court by current MLB Commissioner Bud Selig and then had to move to Milwaukee. The Brewers has been a part of the American League from the day of their creation as an expansion club in the year 1969 through the 1997 season, after which the team moved to the National League Central Division.
In the year 1982, Milwaukee won the American League East Division and the American League Pennant, enjoying by earning their only World Series appearance to date. In the respective series, the team lost to the St. Louis Cardinals and the score was four games to three.
In the year 2008, the Brewers got their first postseason berth in the 26 years from the time of their World Series appearance as the wildcard team in the National League. Milwaukee Brewers were eliminated in the NLDS by the ultimate World Series champion Philadelphia Phillies.