Brewers extend contracts of Melvin and Roenicke
The Milwaukee Brewers solidified their front office by extending the contract of General Manager Doug Melvin and promoting him to President of Baseball Operations and added some security for manager Ron Roenicke, extending him through 2014.
UWM Panthers name new women's basketball coach
Kyle Rechlicz has been named the new head coach for UWM Women's Basketball. She comes to the Milwaukee Panthers from the University of Wisconsin, where she served as assistant coach and recruiting coordinator for Badgers Women's Basketball for the 2011-12 season.
Milwaukee Braves legends Aaron and Crandall honored at Miller Park
The Milwaukee Brewers and the Milwaukee Braves Historical Association inducted Del Crandall and Hank Aaron into the Braves Honor Roll on Thursday.
Are the Brewers sunk?
Nobody should panic, but the Brewers had better start playing some good baseball, because the rest of the division might not wait around for them to improve. However, I'm not sure the three season-ending (or almost season-ending injuries) are as big of a deal as paranoid fans - myself occasionally included - think they are.
Mustangs upset Soul on the road
The Milwaukee Mustangs made a big defensive stop at the buzzer to upset the Philadelphia Soul 64-63 in Philadelphia.
Gotta love Bud Selig
It always makes me smile that the Commissioner of Baseball is not only from Milwaukee but has his office here. It's very cool. It's always great that he still hangs out at his favorite Milwaukee spots.
Mustangs' Everett named AFL Player of the Week
Milwaukee Mustangs wide receiver/linebacker Marcus Everett has been selected as the National Guard MVP of the Week for Week 8 of the 2012 season
A quick chat with Brewers prospect Mark Rogers
I was in Iowa last weekend for an upcoming feature article on Nashville Sounds and formers Brewers pitcher Seth McClung. Before Saturday's game against the Iowa Cubs, I watched the team's 2004 first-round draft pick, Mark Rogers, take batting practice. It was a thing of beauty.
Concordia baseball to play first game under the lights
Concordia University Wisconsin will celebrate its new baseball facility and first official home game on campus under the new lights Wednesday at 6 p.m. against Carthage as part of an event known as "Concordia Under the Lights."
Ilyasova in conversation for Most Improved Player in NBA
The season may be a disappointment for Milwaukee Bucks fans, as the team has missed the NBA playoffs. But, they've seen the growth of Ersan Ilyasova up close and the big man may earn the league's Most Improved Player award.
Mat Gamel's collision at home plate one worth watching. Again.
Mat Gamel's vicious meeting with Houston Astros catcher Jason Castro Tuesday night has been one of the most watched highlights of this young baseball season already, and that won't stop any time soon. It's just too awesome.
Double Aces trumps Double Rainbows
They may not be a viral sensation, but Yovani Gallardo and Zack Greinke inspire the same same sort of ... joy ... as a natural wonder ever could.
Mustangs bolster roster with trades
The Milwaukee Mustangs added three players this week to bolster its roster, including former Green Bay Packers receiver Andrae Thurman.
Another call to the Hall for Brewers broadcaster Bob Uecker
Milwaukee Brewers broadcaster Bob Uecker will be inducted into the National Association of Broadcasters Hall of Fame today in Las Vegas. Uecker is also a member of the Radio Hall of Fame, the Wisconsin Sports Hall of Fame and was also honored with National Baseball Hall of Fame's Ford C. Frick Award for broadcast excellence.
Brewers reach 2 million tickets sold at earliest point in history
The Milwaukee Brewers today announced that the team has reached two million tickets sold for the 2012 season, marking the fastest climb to the milestone in team history.
Udoh engages Lin in TwitterKombat
Well, not really. But anytime you're an NBA player replying to another NBA player - especially if that player is in New York and is responsible for Linsanity - any innocuous comment will be played out on the national level. Ekpe Udoh, your table is ready.
Milwaukee IndyFest pit passes on sale
Milwaukee IndyFest, in conjunction with announcing RC Cola as the official soft drink of the two day festival on June 15-16, have put a limited number of VIP pit passes on sale.
Brewers host mini-marathon through Milwaukee
The Milwaukee Brewers will host the inaugural "Brewers mini-marathon" on Sept. 22, beginning at Miller Park. Fundraising proceeds from the Brewers Mini-Marathon will benefit the MACC Fund.
Dynamic Duo: Sanders, Dunleavy have provided spark for Bucks
Larry Sanders and Mike Dunleavy have provided a spark for the Milwaukee Bucks off the bench over the last month.
UWM to host senior salute
The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee men's basketball team will hold its fifth annual Senior Salute on May 3 honoring seniors Kaylon Williams, Tony Meier and Ryan Allen.The event will also mark the kickoff of the Panther Basketball Final Four Raffle, with the winner claiming a trip to the 2013 Final Four in Atlanta. RSVP by April 30.
Is it all Gary Sheffield's fault?
An anniversary came and went a few weeks ago and no one seemed to notice - March 26, 1992. It was the day the Milwaukee Brewers shipped a 23-year-old Gary Sheffield to the San Diego Padres for a bag of Bones.
Meet your 2012 Brewers
The Milwaukee Brewers are opening up their National League Central Division title defense this weekend against the defending World Series champion St, Louis Cardinals. and they are welcoming some new faces to go along with the familiar ones. Here are some fun facts about 10 fan favorites - or soon-to-be favorites.
Opening Day is just part of the allure for a baseball fan
Today, look for me in the press box. I'll be having fun, but I'll spend too much time looking at a netbook and a smart phone. Tomorrow, look for me in the stands. That's when I'll really be in my element.
My kind of mobile office
I got to work pretty early this morning, after doing a 7 a.m. appearance on Dave and Carole (talking about Opening Day, of course). But by about 8:45 a.m., I started getting antsy. So I drove over to Miller Park.
UWM senior Tony Meier one of 11 basketball players honored by ADA
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Panthers basketball player Tony Meier was named a Division I-AAA Athletics Directors Association Scholar-Athlete for the second consecutive year.