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Milwaukee Brewers' Jacob Nottingham celebrates his two-run home run with third base coach Ed Sedar during the sixth inning of the second game of a baseball doubleheader against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Braun 350th career HR, later plunked; Brews, Cards split DH

Sep. 16, 2020 10:58 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brent Suter and three relievers combined on a two-hitter, Ryan Braun hit his 350th career homer and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-0 Wednesday night to split a doubleheader. The Cardinals took the opener 4-2 behind Adam Wainwright’s four-hitter. St. Louis...

St. Louis Cardinals' Yadier Molina has words with Milwaukee Brewers' Keston Hiura and Jedd Gyorko during the fifth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Cards manager Shildt docked 1 game, misses nightcap vs Brews

Sep. 16, 2020 5:12 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Shildt was suspended one game for his role in a bench-clearing fracas in Milwaukee, and was set to miss the nightcap of Wednesday's doubleheader against the Brewers. Major League Baseball announced the penalty about 35 minutes before the Cardinals and...

St. Louis Cardinals' Yadier Molina has words with Milwaukee Brewers' Keston Hiura and Jedd Gyorko during the fifth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Yelich, Braun lead Brewers to 18-3 romp over Cardinals

Sep. 15, 2020 11:37 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Christian Yelich broke out of his slump with a home run and three hits, Ryan Braun also went deep and the Milwaukee Brewers romped to an 18-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday night. Keston Hiura and Daniel Vogelbach also homered for the Brewers. Well after the game was out of...

Police: Milwaukee man killed self as drug agents closed in

Sep. 15, 2020 6:16 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Police in Milwaukee said they are investigating the death of a man they say was being pursued by federal drug agents when he died. The department said the man shot himself after a foot chase about 2:46 p.m. Monday involving Drug Enforcement Administration agents. The 23-year-old man was...

Players congratulate Milwaukee Brewers' Keston Hiura after his walk off sacrifice fly during the eighth inning of the first game of a baseball doubleheader against the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, in Milwaukee. The Brewers won 2-1. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Cards, Brewers split pair as both games go extra innings

Sep. 15, 2020 1:38 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals and Milwaukee Brewers hadn’t faced each other all season before this week despite playing in the same division. They spent Monday making up for lost time. Both games of their doubleheader split went into extra innings after being scheduled for seven, with the...

Mural project meant to give downtown Janesville a fresh look

Sep. 14, 2020 1:01 AM EDT

JANESVILLE, Wis. (AP) — When Jessie Willyerd was a little girl riding in cars, she would imagine she was riding a horse. Horses stuck with her, and last week Willyerd was painting horses on the side of the Fredendall Building, 37 S. Main St. in Janesville. Not just any horses. Carousel horses. Willyerd and...

Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Alec Mills is swarmed by teammates after throwing a no hitter at a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, in Milwaukee. The Cubs won 12-0. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Cubs' Mills throws MLB's 2nd no-hitter in 12-0 win over MIL

Sep. 13, 2020 7:02 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — From college walk-on to major league starter, Chicago Cubs right-hander Alec Mills had to earn most every break he got. On the brink of big league history, he was happy to welcome this bit of luck: expecting to see two-time batting champion Christian Yelich in the on-deck circle, Mills...

Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Alec Mills throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Cubs' Mills through 8 hitless innings vs Brewers

Sep. 13, 2020 4:52 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Chicago Cubs pitcher Alec Mills has completed eight hitless innings against the Milwaukee Brewers. Mills has walked three Sunday and hasn't let a runner past first base. He's struck out four and thrown 102 pitches. He's due to face nine-hitter Jacob Nottingham to start the ninth, followed...

Chicago Cubs' Jason Heyward is congratulated by Javier Baez after hitting a three-run home run during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Heyward homers off Hader, Cubs rally past Brewers 4-2

Sep. 12, 2020 11:04 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jason Heyward hit a three-run homer off Josh Hader in the ninth inning, and the Chicago Cubs topped the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 on Saturday night. NL Central-leading Chicago had gone scoreless for 17 straight innings before breaking through against Hader, who hadn't allowed a homer all...

Duncan Ellington waves an African flag during a protest rally for Jacob Blake near Martin Luther King Park on West Vliet Street in Milwaukee, Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020. Blake was shot by police on Aug. 23 as he was being arrested in Kenosha, Wis. (Mike De Sisti/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel via AP)

Protesters march in Milwaukee demanding justice for Blake

Sep. 12, 2020 6:19 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Members of Jacob Blake’s family were among about 100 protesters a rally in Milwaukee on Saturday in the wake of the Black man’s shooting by police. Blake was shot seven times in the back by a Kenosha police officer on Aug. 23 during a dispute and is paralyzed from the waist...