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Brewers boost thin bench, call up INF Jeff Bianchi

Brewers boost thin bench, call up INF Jeff Bianchi

| June 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE (AP) – The Brewers have called up infielder Jeff Bianchi from Triple-A Nashville to fortify the bench after injuries to outfielder Carlos Gomez and shortstop Jean Segura. Bianchi began the season in Milwaukee before being sent down last month. He was hitting .276 with three homers and 14 RBIs in the minors. Gomez left […]

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Weeks, Peralta help Brewers beat Rockies 7-4

Weeks, Peralta help Brewers beat Rockies 7-4

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Rickie Weeks had three hits, including a leadoff home run, and Wily Peralta won his fifth consecutive start as the Milwaukee Brewers defeated the Colorado Rockies 7-4 Thursday night. Weeks homered on the first pitch from Colorado starter Christian Friedrich. Aramis Ramirez followed later in the inning with a two-run shot. Peralta […]

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Midwest, Duke ties could make Parker fit for Bucks

Midwest, Duke ties could make Parker fit for Bucks

| June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Jabari Parker could call on some nearby friends if the Bucks take the Duke forward with the second overall pick in the NBA draft. He’s from nearby Chicago. High school teammate Steve Taylor Jr. plays his college ball in Milwaukee at Marquette. The school just so happens to have former Blue Devils […]

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Big Ten advocates 4-year scholarships

Big Ten advocates 4-year scholarships

| June 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

UNDATED (AP) – The Big Ten says it supports guaranteed four-year scholarships and improved medical coverage for its athletes. The league announced in a statement signed Tuesday by its 14 presidents that it proposes working within the NCAA structure to provide greater academic security for its athletes by guaranteeing scholarships for four years, even if […]

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Zimmerman’s homer lifts Nats over Brewers in 16

Zimmerman’s homer lifts Nats over Brewers in 16

| June 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Ryan Zimmerman’s two-run home run in the 16th inning lifted the Washington Nationals to a 4-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night. Zimmerman hit a 2-0 pitch off Mike Fiers over the wall in left field to score Adam LaRoche for the Nationals fourth consecutive win. Tyler Clippard pitched a […]

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Gonzalez, LaRoche help Nats shut down Brewers 3-0

Gonzalez, LaRoche help Nats shut down Brewers 3-0

| June 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Gio Gonzalez combined with three relievers to hold Milwaukee’s potent lineup to three hits, and Adam LaRoche hit a three-run homer to help the Washington Nationals beat the Brewers 3-0 on Monday night. Gonzalez walked four and struck out five in six innings. It was the left-hander’s second start following a monthlong […]

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Ramirez homers to lead Brewers past Rockies, 6-5

Ramirez homers to lead Brewers past Rockies, 6-5

| June 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

DENVER (AP) – Aramis Ramirez homered and drove in two runs, and the Milwaukee Brewers continued their road dominance with a 6-5 win over the Colorado Rockies on Sunday. Milwaukee swept the Rockies to finish 6-1 on a road trip that started in Arizona. The Brewers’ 27-15 record and .643 winning percentage away from home […]

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Packers RB Franklin ends career because of injury

Packers RB Franklin ends career because of injury

| June 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – Green Bay Packers running back Johnathan Franklin’s NFL career is over after a neck injury he suffered last November. Packers coach Mike McCarthy made the announcement after Thursday’s final minicamp practice. Franklin joined the team as a fourth-round pick out of UCLA last year and was injured on a kickoff […]

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Gallardo, Brewers beat Diamondbacks 4-1

Gallardo, Brewers beat Diamondbacks 4-1

| June 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

PHOENIX (AP) – Yovani Gallardo outpitched Chase Anderson in seven strong innings, Carlos Gomez extended his hitting streak to 15 games and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-1 on Thursday. A day after losing to Arizona on a walk-off hit, the Brewers beat the Diamondbacks for the third time in four games behind […]

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Audio highlights of Viroqua baseball team win over Ripon at state tournament

Audio highlights of Viroqua baseball team win over Ripon at state tournament

| June 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Nathan Randall put together some audio highlights of our broadcast of the Viroqua Blackhawks win in the state baseball tournament over Ripon.  

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