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Ryan Braun held out of Brewers lineup

Ryan Braun held out of Brewers lineup

| August 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

CHICAGO (AP) – Milwaukee outfielder Ryan Braun was held out the lineup for Thursday’s game against the Chicago Cubs with a sore right hand. According to Brewers manager Ron Roenicke, the 2011 NL MVP has been experiencing a flare-up of a nagging injury. “Probably the last four, five, six days, it’s been bothering him,” Roenicke […]

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New leaders look to shape Wisconsin defense in ’14

New leaders look to shape Wisconsin defense in ’14

| August 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Star tailback Melvin Gordon is still on the run at Wisconsin, but new leaders must emerge on defense in 2014. Coach Gary Andersen’s team lost eight defensive starters from a squad that finished 9-4 last year. The most notable loss was star linebacker Chris Borland, who is now with the San […]

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Brewers’ Lohse leaves game with ankle injury

Brewers’ Lohse leaves game with ankle injury

| August 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

CHICAGO (AP) – Milwaukee Brewers starter Kyle Lohse left the game against the Chicago Cubs due to a ‘tweaked’ right ankle he injured while batting in the third inning. After Lohse struck out in the top of the inning, he pitched the bottom of the third and allowed solo home runs to Javier Baez and […]

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MLB owners meet to elect next commissioner

MLB owners meet to elect next commissioner

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

BALTIMORE (AP) – Major League Baseball owners have begun two days of meetings that could lead to the election of Commissioner Bud Selig’s successor. MLB Chief Operating Officer Rob Manfred, Boston Red Sox Chairman Tom Werner and MLB Executive Vice President of Business Tim Brosnan were picked by the seven-man succession committee as candidates and […]

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Packers’ Rodgers readies for preseason debut

Packers’ Rodgers readies for preseason debut

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – Aaron Rodgers is expected to make his 2014 debut on Saturday. Rodgers missed the preseason opener at Tennessee that was played in a drenching rainstorm. Coach Mike McCarthy says Saturday’s game at St. Louis is more about seeing what the other guys around Rodgers do more than anything else. The […]

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Nelson sidelined by hamstring injury

Nelson sidelined by hamstring injury

| August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

By: Bill Scott-Wisconsin Radio Network What was originally believed to be a day off on Saturday night, it was learned that wide receiver Jordy Nelson’s absence from the Green Bay Packers preseason opener against the Tennessee Titans had to do with a hamstring injury that he suffered in practice last Thursday. Nelson missed four games with […]

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Different debuts for Packers’ Adams, Tretter

Different debuts for Packers’ Adams, Tretter

| August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – Rookie receiver Davante Adams won’t use a driving rainstorm as an excuse for muffing a punt away in his Green Bay Packers preseason debut. Second-year player JC Tretter thinks his first start as the team’s center went rather swimmingly for having to endure the wet weather in Tennessee. The 20-16 […]

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Gallardo pitches Brewers past Cubs 3-1

Gallardo pitches Brewers past Cubs 3-1

| August 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

CHICAGO (AP) – Yovani Gallardo pitched seven sparkling innings and Khris Davis had a tiebreaking RBI double, leading the Milwaukee Brewers to a 3-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Monday night. Gallardo bounced back nicely from a sluggish outing against San Francisco, allowing one run and six hits while improving to 9-3 with a […]

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Weeks leads Brewers over Dodgers 9-3

Weeks leads Brewers over Dodgers 9-3

| August 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Rickie Weeks hit a three-run homer and Gerardo Parra had two hits and two RBIs to lead the Milwaukee Brewers to a 9-3 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night. Weeks hit a 2-2 pitch from Carlos Frias for his homer in the eighth inning that made it 9-3. The […]

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Favre looks forward, no regrets about career

Favre looks forward, no regrets about career

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Retired NFL quarterback Brett Favre says it’s unfortunate the way things ended in Green Bay, but that he’s proud of his 16 years with the Packers and that his fans know he played as hard as he could. Favre was interviewed on WTMJ-AM Friday and talked about his departure from Green Bay […]

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