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Brewers executive joins Bucks’ ownership group

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Brewers executive Teddy Werner is among a group of Milwaukee business leaders who have joined the Bucks’ new ownership group. The Bucks announced Wednesday that Werner and several other people had been cleared by the NBA Board of Governors to become a part of the ownership structure headed by Wesley Edens and […]

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Jeter, Trout lead AL over NL 5-3 in All-Star game

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Helping send Derek Jeter out a winner in his last All-Star game appearance, Mike Trout drove in two runs with a triple and a double to lead the American League past the National League 5-3 on Tuesday night. Jeter started his 14th and final midsummer gathering of the game’s best with a […]

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Three Brewer starters bring up the bottom of NL lineup card

Three Brewer starters bring up the bottom of NL lineup card

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

By: Bill Scott-Wisconsin Radio Network The three Milwaukee Brewer starters will bring up the bottom of the National League lineup when Major League Baseball’s All-Star game is played tonight at Target Field in Minneapolis. Aramis Ramirez will bat sixth, catcher Jonathan Lucroy will hit eighth and center fielder Carlos Gomez will hit ninth for the National League.  Gomez will also […]

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Hernandez vs Wainwright in All-Star game

Hernandez vs Wainwright in All-Star game

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Seattle’s Felix Hernandez will start Tuesday night’s All-Star game for the American League and Adam Wainwright of the St. Louis Cardinals will open for the National League. Hernandez, the first Venezuela pitcher to start for the All-Stars, is 11-2 with a 2.12 ERA. He is just the second Seattle pitcher to start […]

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Cespedes wins again, beating Frazier in HR derby

Cespedes wins again, beating Frazier in HR derby

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Oakland’s Yoenis Cespedes became the first repeat winner of the All-Star home run derby in 15 years, powering his way past Cincinnati’s Todd Frazier by a whopping 9-1 in the final round Monday night. Ken Griffey Jr. took the title in 1998 and 1999. With a serious, determined look on his face […]

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3 workers died during stadium construction in 1999

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE (AP) – In a plaza outside the Milwaukee Brewers’ ballpark stands a 12-foot statue. Not one that honors a baseball hero, but one that is dedicated to the workers who built Miller Park, including the three who lost their lives when a huge crane collapsed during construction on this day 15 years ago. Jeffrey […]

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Herrera, Brewers snap 7-game skid, rout Cardinals

Herrera, Brewers snap 7-game skid, rout Cardinals

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Elian Herrera got five hits while filling in for mourning shortstop Jean Segura, and the Milwaukee Brewers ended a seven-game losing streak by routing the St. Louis Cardinals 11-2 Sunday. The Brewers tied a season high with 19 hits and took a one-game lead over St. Louis in the NL Central at […]

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Packers post record revenue again in 2014

Packers post record revenue again in 2014

| July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE (AP) – The Green Bay Packers had another year of record revenues, yet income fell after making some high-priced player moves. The NFL’s only publicly owned team said Thursday that revenue rose 5 percent from 2013 to $324 million. Team president Mark Murphy credited the boost to another winning season that culminated with a […]

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Slumping Brewers turn to prospect Nelson

Slumping Brewers turn to prospect Nelson

| July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE (AP) – The slumping Milwaukee Brewers will recall top pitching prospect Jimmy Nelson from Triple-A Nashville to start Saturday in an important series against the St. Louis Cardinals. Nelson is 10-2 with a 1.46 ERA in the minors with 114 strikeouts and 32 walks in 111 innings. He started once in the majors this […]

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Packers dedicate new Harlan Plaza

Packers dedicate new Harlan Plaza

| July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – Green Bay Packers Hall of Famer Bob Harlan has been honored with the re-dedication of a new plaza in his name. The newly redesigned Robert E. Harlan Plaza, in front of Lambeau Field, honors the former Packers president and CEO. Harlan’s 37-year career with the organization included a .500 or […]

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