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Woodchucks cruise, Rafters falter on Thursday Video included

A day after playing doubleheaders with each game in a separate city, the Woodchucks and Rafters were back at it again Thursday.

Wausau West holds Warrior Hoops Camp Video included

With football and baseball in full swing, basketball season may seem miles away. But at Wausau West this week, the sport took center stage.

Brewers acquire OF Gerardo Parra from D-backs

The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired outfielder Gerardo Parra from the Arizona Diamondbacks for a pair of minor leaguers.

Bucks sign free agent G Jerryd Bayless

Free agent guard Jerryd Bayless has signed a contract with the Milwaukee Bucks. The 6-foot-3 guard played for Memphis and Boston last season, averaging 9.3 points in 72 games.

Northwoods Leaguue: Busy day for Chucks and Rafters Video included

Doubleheaders are nothing new to baseball, but the Northwoods League added a twist on Wednesday. The league scheduled day-night doubleheaders, with each team serving as the home squad for one game, and the road squad for the other.

Todd Mayo leaves Marquette to go pro

Marquette guard Todd Mayo has decided to leave the program to pursue a professional basketball career.

Bucks sign 2nd-round pick Johnny O'Bryant

The Milwaukee Bucks have signed second-round draft pick Johnny O'Bryant. General manager John Hammond announced the signing Wednesday.

Packers sign GM Ted Thompson to contract extension

The Green Bay Packers have announced they have signed general manager Ted Thompson to a multi-year contract extension.

Gallardo, Brewers top Rays 5-0

Yovani Gallardo gave up four hits in seven innings, Martin Maldonado tied a career-high with four RBIs and the NL Central-leading Milwaukee Brewers avoided a three-game sweep by beating David Price and the Tampa Bay Rays 5-0 Wednesday.

Brewers in trade rumors with deadline approaching

The MLB trade deadline is Thursday at 3:00 p.m. and the Brewers are still amongst the teams that are rumored to be going after a pitcher.

Northwoods League: Woodchucks beat Mallards 5-4 to sweep two-game home series Video included

The Wisconsin Woodchucks completed a two-game sweep of the Madison Mallards, holding on for a 5-4 victory at Athletic Park Tuesday night.

Brewers All-Star prospect worries for ill son

One of the Milwaukee Brewers' top prospects is balancing an All-Star season while worrying for his seriously ill son.

ESPN suspends Smith for comments on abuse

NEW YORK (AP) -- ESPN says it has suspended sportscaster Stephen A. Smith for a week because of comments about domestic abuse suggesting women should make sure they don't provoke attacks.

Outdoors with Lauren: A real stinger Video included

15 year old Dylan Zenner has an unusual hobby."I'm a bee keeper"He has 8 hives with about 50,000 bees per hive, but he says its not about making money its about making honey

Bulaga back on the field

Aaron Rodgers has yet to play a season with the same tackles for entire year.

Training Camp: Derek Sherrod is back in action

For the first time since his rookie year, 2011 first round pick Derek Sherrod isn't sitting out every day of training camp.

Cobb strikes out 12, Rays win 5-1

Alex Cobb struck out 12 in eight innings and Ben Zobrist drove in two runs Tuesday night, leading the Tampa Bay Rays to a 5-1 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers.

Big Ten prepares to welcome Rutgers and Maryland

The Big Ten expanded its footprint in the east where there's a large alumni base and big markets by adding Rutgers and Maryland.

Brewers minor leaguer gets 50-game drug suspension

NEW YORK (AP) -- A minor league third baseman in the Milwaukee Brewers' organization has been suspended for 50 games after testing positive for an amphetamine.

Northwoods League: Woodchucks rally late for a victory over Madison

The Wisconsin Woodchucks got their offense to come alive in the 8th inning to rally for a 6-2 win over the Madison Mallards.

Northwoods League: A DeJong Duo Video included

Woodchucks slugger Paul DeJong leads the Northwoods League in home runs this year, but in Tuesday night's All-Star Home Run Challenge, it wasn't all about seeing how many long balls he could hit.

Outdoors with Lauren: Trap Perfection Video included

Nobody is perfect, but it is possible for someone to have a perfect performance. It happens maybe once in a lifetime or a generation. On this weeks Outdoors with Lauren I bring you a story about perfection.

South edges North in NWL All-Star Game Video included

Madison's Pete Alonso hit a three run home run scoring two central Wisconsin players in the fourth inning, and the South Division held onto the lead to take down the North Division 3-0 in the Northwoods League All-Star Game in Mequon.

Woodchucks use 8th inning to top Rafters Video included

The Wisconsin Woodchucks used a three-run 8th inning to beat the rival Wisconsin Rapids Rafters 5-4 Saturday night at Witter Field.

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