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Yovani Gallardo gets a win and homers in first start since his …

Yovani Gallardo gets a win and homers in first start since his DUI arrest

yahoo.com ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Apr 18, 2013
If not for the early-morning alleged drunk driving arrest on Tuesday, maybe we'd be saying something different about Yovani Gallardo's performance against the San Francisco Giants. The Milwaukee Brewers ace notched his first win of the year Thursday, pi…
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  • Burgos to join rotation; Fiers sent out

    Burgos to join rotation; Fiers sent out

    MLB.com Apr 18, 2013
    The Brewers optioned Mike Fiers back to Triple-A Nashville on Thursday and will take a look at right-hander Hiram Burgos, the club's reigning Minor League pitcher of the year who will make his Major League debut with a Saturday start against the Cubs.
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  • Brewers see Lohse leading by example

    Brewers see Lohse leading by example

    MLB.com Apr 18, 2013
    Brewers coaches hope the younger pitchers on their staff have been watching veteran newcomer Kyle Lohse pound the strike zone.
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  • Brewers' signing of K-Rod shows fear of bullpen options

    Brewers' signing of K-Rod shows fear of bullpen options

    CNNSI.com Apr 18, 2013
    What does the return of Francisco Rodriguez to Milwaukee mean? For one, it shows that the Brewers are worried about struggling reliever John Axford, writes Cliff Corcoran.
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  • Lalli's hit caps Brewers' walk-off victory

    Lalli's hit caps Brewers' walk-off victory

    MLB.com Apr 18, 2013
    Kyle Lohse was denied his first Brewers victory after flirting with a no-hitter, but his teammates rallied in the bottom of the ninth inning to beat the Giants, 4-3, at Miller Park on Wednesday.
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  • Video - Brewers Sweep Giants 00:31

    Brewers Sweep Giants

    Apr 18
    The Milwaukee Brewers hit three home runs off Matt Cain as the Brewers downed the Giants 7-2 to complete the three-game sweep.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Must-See TV: 17 games that highlight 2013 schedule

    Apr 18
    There will always be differing opinions on what makes for must-see TV, but now that the 2013 NFL schedule is ours for the anticipating, here are the 17 games in the league's 17-week regular season that I can't wait to see.
  • NFL - These matchups highlight 2013 schedule

    Apr 18
    Both new and old rivalries dot an exciting 2013 NFL schedule, writes John Clayton.
  • Lawrence Frank fired by Detroit Pistons, sources

    Apr 18
    The Detroit Pistons, as widely expected, have fired coach Lawrence Frank, according to sources close to the situation.
  • Pistons oust coach Frank after two seasons

    Apr 18
    The Detroit Pistons, as widely expected, have fired coach Lawrence Frank, according to sources close to the situation.