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Wang surrenders first spring runs

Wang surrenders first spring runs

MLB.com Updated Mar 20
Wei-Chung Wang gave up his first three runs of spring in his latest bid to bolster his chances with the Brewers. The 21-year-old is trying to win a spot in Milwaukee's bullpen after pitching last year in Rookie ball.
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  • Bucks center Sanders out for season

    Bucks center Sanders out for season

    nba.com ESPN.com Mar 20
    Milwaukee Bucks center Larry Sanders will not return this season because of a fractured right orbital bone.
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  • Walks Hurt Nicasio, Rockies in 4-3 Loss to Brewers

    Walks Hurt Nicasio, Rockies in 4-3 Loss to Brewers

    nytimes.com Mar 20
    Juan Nicasio retired his first seven batters before control problems hit, Boone Logan struggled in his Colorado debut and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Rockies 4-3 on Thursday.
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  • Barnes goes 2-for-3, hits first homer of spring

    Barnes goes 2-for-3, hits first homer of spring

    MLB.com Mar 20
    The Brewers' Carlos Gomez drew a bases-loaded walk in the seventh inning -- from lefty Boone Logan, who was making his spring debut. The Rockies signed Logan, who played the last four years with the Yankees, to be a lefty setup man.
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  • Segura focuses on baseball, not contract

    Segura focuses on baseball, not contract

    MLB.com Mar 20
    Amid indications the Brewers were beginning an effort to sign him to a long-term contract extension, shortstop Jean Segura said Thursday that he was trying to keep his focus on the field.
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  • Braun sits out with illness

    Braun sits out with illness

    MLB.com Mar 20
    Brewers right fielder Ryan Braun sat out a second straight game Thursday because he was ill. He stretched with the team on Wednesday morning but did not take batting practice.
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  • Brewers banking on wealth of prospects at lower levels

    Brewers banking on wealth of prospects at lower levels

    MLB.com Mar 20
    The good news about the Brewers' farm system is that it began paying dividends in 2013. The bad news is that outside of a pair of righties, the system doesn't have much to contribute in 2014. Most of the Brewers' best remaining prospects have yet to pla…
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  • Click to See Clinton-Dix

    Click to See Clinton-Dix

    Go CRAZY Packernation…here is our man! One of the most talked about players when it comes to the Packers’ pick at number 21 is Alabama safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix. Stats: Source: NFL.com Strengths: Clinton-Dix is a versatile safety who can play either in f…
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  • Kevin Love scores late OT winner to put Wolves over Mavericks (…

    Kevin Love scores late OT winner to put Wolves over Mavericks (Video)

    yahoo.com Mar 20
    As we head into the final weeks of the NBA regular season, the most interesting battle in the standings -- apart from the race for top lottery odds between the Milwaukee Bucks and Philadelphia 76ers -- appears to be the battle for the final few playoff …
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  • Video - Pretty Good Day For Michael Sam 02:37

    Pretty Good Day For Michael Sam

    Mar 20
    Bill Polian breaks down DE Michael Sam's performance at his pro day.
  • Video - Warriors Hold Off Bucks 00:56

    Warriors Hold Off Bucks

    Mar 20
    Steph Curry had 31 points and 11 assists to lead the Warriors past the Bucks 115-110.

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  • Don Banks: These five non-playoff teams have acquitted themselves the most…

    Mar 20
    Twenty teams disappoint their fan bases and miss the playoffs every season in the NFL, and history says five or six clubs make the postseason in any given year after missing out the year before (there have been at least four new teams in the playoffs fo…