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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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Backup plan: Flynn, Tolzien give Packers QB depth

Backup plan: Flynn, Tolzien give Packers QB depth

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – The Green Bay Packers have a solid backup plan at quarterback a year after starter Aaron Rodgers missed time with a collarbone injury. Matt Flynn and Scott Tolzien figure to see most of the snaps on Saturday when the Packers play their preseason opener in Tennessee against the Titans. Both […]

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Peralta first to 14 wins, Brewers edge Giants 3-1

Peralta first to 14 wins, Brewers edge Giants 3-1

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Wily Peralta became the first 14-game winner in the majors this season, earning his fifth straight victory and pitching the Milwaukee Brewers past the San Francisco Giants 3-1 on Thursday. Peralta struck out a career-high nine in 6 2-3 innings. He gave up seven hits and walked one. Peralta began the day […]

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Packers GM Thompson: Great to have Favre back

Packers GM Thompson: Great to have Favre back

| August 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – Packers general manager Ted Thompson is happy with how the team is moving forward with former quarterback Brett Favre. Thompson said Wednesday that what Favre had done in Green Bay was remarkable. The franchise announced this week that they would induct Favre into the team’s Hall of Fame next year […]

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Hyde, Clinton-Dix in mix at safety for Packers

Hyde, Clinton-Dix in mix at safety for Packers

| August 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – Ha Ha Clinton-Dix was drafted in the first round by the Green Bay Packers to help shore up the safety position. Though second-year pro Micah Hyde appears to have the early edge to start in the secondary. Either way, the Packers hope they will have two young impact players at […]

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Morse, Giants beat Brewers 7-4

Morse, Giants beat Brewers 7-4

| August 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Michael Morse and Pablo Sandoval each drove in three runs to lead the San Francisco Giants to a 7-4 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday night. Ryan Vogelsong gave up one run on seven hits in six innings for the Giants to win consecutive starts for the first time since May. […]

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