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Tretter could miss at least six weeks

Tretter could miss at least six weeks

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

By: Bill Scott-Wisconsin Radio Network NFL teams were able to start placing players on injured reserve with a recall designation on Tuesday and that could be where the Green BayPackers are headed with injured center J.C. Tretter. Tretter is expected to miss up to six weeks with a knee injury.  He missed his rookie season with […]

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Badgers QB Stave working through throwing issues

Badgers QB Stave working through throwing issues

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Wisconsin quarterback Joel Stave isn’t hurt, after all. But he’s still out of the quarterback mix – for now – for the 18th-ranked Badgers as he works through throwing issues. Coach Gary Andersen and Stave spoke to reporters Tuesday evening to clarify a statement earlier in the day that an injury was […]

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Brewers OF Gomez out for week with sprained wrist

Brewers OF Gomez out for week with sprained wrist

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

CHICAGO (AP) – Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Carlos Gomez has been diagnosed with a sprained left wrist and will be out of the starting lineup for at least one week. The Brewers went into Tuesday night’s game against the Cubs in Chicago trailing NL Central-leading St. Louis by one game. Gomez injured his wrist swinging a […]

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Arrieta, Cubs send Brewers to 7th straight loss

Arrieta, Cubs send Brewers to 7th straight loss

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

CHICAGO (AP) – Jake Arrieta pitched six solid innings and the Chicago Cubs handed the Milwaukee Brewers their seventh straight loss, 7-1 Tuesday night. Shortstop Elian Herrera made two errors that helped the Cubs score four runs in the first inning, and Milwaukee went on to match its worst skid of the season. Since owning […]

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Annual fence slogan nod to Ha-Ha

Annual fence slogan nod to Ha-Ha

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – One of the traditions connecting the Green Bay Packers and their fans is an annual slogan painted on a fence across from Lambeau Field. The slogan goes up on Fred Harrsch’s fence just before the Packers start the regular season. The fence is even on Green Bay’s historical sites list. […]

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Football season can kickoff gambling problems

Football season can kickoff gambling problems

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

By: Bob Hague-Wisconsin Radio Network Betting on football can be no fantasy. With NFL and college games now underway, Rose Gruber with Wisconsin Council on Problem Gambling said people should know that its prime time for sports betting – and when that gets out of control, the impact can be devastating. “It isn’t always just […]

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Brewers fall out of 1st place

Brewers fall out of 1st place

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

By: Bill Scott-Wisconsin Radio Network After 150 straight days of either leading the NL Central or being tied, the Milwaukee Brewers find themselves in second place today, 1-full game behind the St. Louis Cardinals. The Brewers lost their 6th straight game on Monday, falling 4-2 to the Chicago Cubs.  The Brewers have scored just 13 runs […]

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For sale: Century-old cards of Ty Cobb, Cy Young

For sale: Century-old cards of Ty Cobb, Cy Young

| September 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) – A small auction house that’s becoming known for selling rare baseball memorabilia has come across a mother lode of cards prized by collectors. The collection from 1909, 1910 and 1911 features more than 1,400 cards including famous players like Cy Young and Ty Cobb. Troy Thibodeau from Saco River Auction Co. […]

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Packers eager to see full season of Lacy, Rodgers

Packers eager to see full season of Lacy, Rodgers

| September 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – Packers running back Eddie Lacy is ready to build on his Offensive Rookie of the Year campaign. The former Alabama star had 1,178 yards rushing and 11 touchdowns in 2013 – and that was with quarterback Aaron Rodgers sidelined for seven weeks with a collarbone injury. Lacy brought balance to […]

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Brewers acquire Broxton from Reds for 2 players

Brewers acquire Broxton from Reds for 2 players

| August 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired right-handed reliever Jonathan Broxton from the Cincinnati Reds for two players to be named. NL Central-leading Milwaukee announced the move to bolster its bullpen before Sunday’s series finale against the San Francisco Giants. The 30-year-old Broxton is 4-2 with a 1.86 ERA and seven saves in […]

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