Results tagged with 'bud selig'
Published May 2, 2014
The state of Wisconsin has a rich history spanning many sports, with influential power brokers and all-time great athletes. It got us thinking - who's the best of the best? We tell you who we think belongs on the Mount Rushmore of Wisconsin athletes, baseball in Milwaukee and the most influential figures in state sports history. Do you agree?
Published April 29, 2014
Over the next three days, OnMilwaukee.com will take a look at how the Brewers have been built into one of the National League's most consistent winners. The first steps? Smart spending and maintaining financial flexibility.
Published April 28, 2014
Flying Car 2014 comes to town in June. In addition to the co-founder of Apple, other speakers include Major League Baseball Commissioner Allan "Bud" Selig, musician Robert DeLong, Living City Block founder and producer of the Emmy Award-winning series "The West Wing" Llew Wells, innovator and former Google brand strategist Heidi Hackemer, The Ability Center founder Damian Buchman, environmentalist racecar driver Leilani Munter and AOL digital prophet David Shing.
Published March 14, 2014
Ryan Braun thought he was getting a fresh start in 2012 after the appeal of his suspension was upheld, and he followed it with an MVP-caliber season. In 2013, he was suspended for over 60 games. Now, he's looking forward for another fresh start and another great year.
Published Feb. 6, 2014
UWM grad Satya Nadella was named CEO of Microsoft this week, but he is far from the only person who had great success and a measure of fame with some kind of significant roots in Wisconsin. Dave Begel wonders who would wear the crown as the most famous person who was either born in Milwaukee, raised in Milwaukee or became famous while in Milwaukee.
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A poll in the sports pages of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel asked the question a couple of days ago, "Was it a mistake not to build Miller Park downtown?" Out of over 3,000 responses, 68% said no.
I say they are wrong.
This question prompted a slew of memories for me. As t...
Sunday September 28th, 2008 - Lake Villa, ILI haven’t lived in Milwaukee since the mid ‘80s when I left to chase my dream of being a standup comic. I’ve been back there countless times since and usually I couldn’t wait to leave again but today I wish I could have been ther...
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