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Brewers clinch NL Central, condemn Mets to losing record

Sep. 26, 2021 19:01 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers clinched their second NL Central title in four years, beating the sloppy New York Mets 8-4 Sunday behind Willy Adames's two-run homer and three RBIs. Josh Hader pitched a perfect ninth inning, retiring Brandon Nimmo on a...

Braun retires with Brews legacy that includes MVP, drug ban

Sep. 26, 2021 15:56 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Ryan Braun threw out the ceremonial first pitch before the Milwaukee Brewers' game Sunday as part of his farewell, a 30-minute celebration of a 14-year major league career that included the 2011 NL MVP award and a lengthy suspension for a drug violation. ...

Democratic leaders: Conditions improving for Afghan refugees

Sep. 26, 2021 12:00 PM EDT

FORT McCOY, Wis. (AP) — Democratic congresswomen from Wisconsin and Minnesota said they are encouraged about conditions for Afghans currently housed at an western Wisconsin base, though some of the refugees raised question about trauma-based care and cultural issues. ...

Brewers on brink of NL Central title after Burnes beats Mets

Sep. 26, 2021 04:01 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Corbin Burnes pitched seven brilliant innings to win his ninth consecutive decision and the Milwaukee Brewers moved to the brink of clinching the NL Central title with a 2-1 victory over the New York Mets on Saturday night. The Brewers, already assured...

Brewers announcer Bob Uecker honored for 50 years behind mic

Sep. 25, 2021 20:55 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — As expected, the ceremony honoring popular Brewers announcer Bob Uecker’s half-century at the microphone involved remembrances, appreciation — and a heavy dose of humorous stories. At least the ones Uecker said he could share with an audience of...

Snow Lilly, Milwaukee County Zoo polar bear, dies at 36

Sep. 25, 2021 12:10 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — North America’s oldest polar bear living in human care at the Milwaukee County Zoo has died, zoo officials said Saturday. The Journal Sentinel reports 36-year-old Snow Lilly was euthanized Friday due to her declining health and subsequent quality of...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 25, 2021 04:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Algoma 54, Green Bay N.E.W. Lutheran/Oneida/Providence Academy 6 Almond-Bancroft def. Loyal, forfeit Altoona 45, Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau 28 Amherst 29, Markesan 15 Appleton...

Surviving COVID in ICU gives Milwaukee judge new perspective

Sep. 25, 2021 01:07 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Municipal Judge Derek Mosley is a kidney transplant recipient who faced a 12-day battle with COVID-19 last year in the ICU at Froedtert Hospital. He vividly remembers a crucial moment in the ICU when a doctor called him from inside the hospital and told him his...

Brewers hit 3 HRs, get strong outing from Lauer to down Mets

Sep. 25, 2021 00:26 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Christian Yelich hit one of Milwaukee's three home runs and Eric Lauer turned in a much-needed strong start for the Brewers in their 5-1 win over the New York Mets on Friday night. Kolten Wong and Willy Adames also went deep for the Brewers, who...

Thursday's Scores

Sep. 24, 2021 02:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Assumption 39, Pittsville 0 Brookfield Academy 46, Dominican 0 Milwaukee Hamilton 28, Milwaukee Academy of Science 6 Milwaukee Marshall/Carmen NW/Milw Juneau/Milw Languages 50, Milwaukee Ronald...