In his first start for the Milwaukee Brewers, right hander Michael Fiers allowed one run in seven innings against the Los Angeles Dodgers and picked up his first Major League victory on May 29th, 2012.
No country has swept all three decathlon medals in the Olympics since 1952. It's a long shot, but the U.S. has three of the best decathlon athletes in the world and could pull it off at London in 2012.
The first week of Spring Training 2012 came to a memorable end for the Milwaukee Brewers when Ryan Braun's 50 game suspension for testing positive for a performance enhancing substance was overturned by an independent arbitrator.
After not having a left hander in the bullpen for much of 2011, the Brewers will have four left handed relievers at Spring Training vying for a spot on the 2012 roster. Here's a look at these four players.
The Milwaukee Brewers changed third baseman on December 12th, agreeing to terms with free agent Aramis Ramirez and trading Casey McGehee to the Pittsburgh Pirates for right handed relief pitcher Jose Veras.
The Wisconsin Badgers will face the Michigan State Spartans in the Big Ten Football Championship game December 3, 2011. For Wisconsin, it's a chance to avenge an earlier loss to the Spartans. The winner goes to the Rose Bowl.
The Green Bay Packers (10-0) travel to Detroit to take on the Lions (7-3) on Thanksgiving Day November 24th, 2011. It will be the 20th time the two teams have played each other in Detroit on Thanksgiving.
The Wisconsin Badgers (8-2 overall, 4-2 in the Big 10) head south to Champaign, Illinois,
November 19th to take on the Illinois Fighting Illini (6-4, 2-4) in their final road game of the
2011 season. Here's a preview.
The Green Bay Packers play the San Diego Chargers for the tenth time in series history, with the Packers winning eight of the first nine. Here's a brief history of the the Packers vs. Chargers NFL games.
The Milwaukee Brewers won their first division title since 1982 when they wrapped up the National League Central Division title September 23rd, 2011. General manager Doug Melvin and club owner Mark Attanasio deserve some of the credit for this.
The Milwaukee Brewers swept a three game series against the Cincinnati Reds September 16-18 and edged closer to the N.L. Central crown. Ryan Braun should be seriously considered for the N. L. Most Valuable Player Award.
The Wisconsin Badgers will take on the Northern Illinois Huskies on Sept. 17 at Soldier Field in Chicago. Stopping the Huskies' explosive offense will be a challenge for the Badgers, but they should prevail.
The Milwaukee Brewers go into the 2011 All Star break tied with the St. Louis Cardinals for first place in the National League Central with a record of 49-43. Here are some questions about the post All Star break portion of the season.
After losing two of three to the Boston Red Sox over Father's Day weekend, the Milwaukee Brewers returned to Miller Park for an interleague series against the Tampa Bay Rays. Unfortunately, the Brewers again dropped two of the three games.
Milwaukee Brewers left hander Randy Wolf doesn't get noticed as much as the club's top three starting pitchers, but he has been solid as the fourth starter on the pitching staff and has made a significant contribution to the Brewers' success in 2011.
Former North Carolina State quarterback Russell Wilson visited the University of Wisconsin on June 7 and 8 to take a look at the Badger football program. He has one more year of eligibility left and is shopping for a team.
Milwaukee Brewers second baseman Rickie Weeks hit his 11th home run of the season in Milwaukee's 6-5 extra inning victory over the Florida Marlins on Sunday June 5th. The home run was the 100th of his career.
Athletic director and former Wisconsin Badgers football coach Barry Alvarez said in an interview that the NCAA rules violations that led to the resignation of Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel are "absolutely not good for our league."
Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy played in five of the six games of the club's homestand that ended May 15. He had some outstanding numbers in the home stand to add to what has been a very good year at the plate.
I thought that the Brewers were finally crawling out of the abyss when they won the middle game of the May 6-8 three-game series at St. Louis, but a lack of offense in the series finale ended the winning streak at one game.
After the Debacle in DC, where they lost three straight in unimpressive fashion to the Washington Nationals, the Milwaukee Brewers closed out their road trip with a three-game set in Philadelphia from April 18th-20th.
The Milwaukee Brewers won two out of three against the Chicago Cubs over the weekend of April 8-10. They closed out their first home stand of the season winning five of their last six, and have put their 0-4 start behind them.
As spring training enters its final week, the Milwaukee Brewers still have some decisions to make regarding their bench. One of the roster spots still up for grabs is the backup catcher slot behind starter Jonathan Lucroy.
The 1932 World Series was the last one Babe Ruth played in. Ruth hit his most memorable World Series home run in Game 3 of this series. Here's a look back at this World Series between the Chicago Cubs and one of the all time great Yankees teams.
The Green Bay Packers and Pittsburgh Steelers will meet in the post season for the first time in Super Bowl XLV, but they have been playing against each other since the 1930s. Here's a look at the history of the Packers vs. Steelers NFL games.
Prior to the NFC Championship game on January 16, 2011, the Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears had only met once in the post season in the long history of the two teams. That game was played on December 14th, 1941. Here's a look back at that game.
The New York Giants and Green Bay Packers have met six times in NFL post season games. Five of these games were for the NFL Championship in the pre Super Bowl era. Here's a look back at the New York Giants and Green Bay Packers NFL playoff games.
The University of Alabama-Huntsville is the only NCAA Division I hockey program operating as an independent with no conference affiliation. Here's a look at the USA's southernmost Division I hockey program.
The Detroit Lions have been playing a football game on Thanksgiving Day in Detroit since 1934. The team they have played the most on Thanksgiving is the Green Bay Packers. Here is a brief history of the Lions and Packers Thanksgiving Day games.
Former Wisconsin running back Booker Stanley saw his career end in 2005 after an arrest. At age 27, Stanley is getting his life together and returning to college football at defending NCAA Divison III champion, Wisconsin-Whitewater.