Posts Tagged Milwaukee

Nelson has mixed results in Brewers’ loss to Dbacks

Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher Jimmy Nelson throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday, May 29, 2015, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Jimmy Nelson hit two batters, threw a wild pitch and gave up two home runs.

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Ahmed hits tiebreaking HR in 8th as Dbacks beat Brewers 7-5

Arizona Diamondbacks' Nick Ahmed hits a home run during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday, May 29, 2015, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Nick Ahmed’s tiebreaking solo home run in the eighth inning lifted the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 7-5 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night.

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Brewers go high-tech in latest tribute to Bud Selig

In this Jan. 24, 2015 file photo, Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig pauses during an interview with The Associated Press in New York. A new attraction opening this week at the home of the Milwaukee Brewers pays homage to former team owner and retired baseball commissioner Selig. “The Selig Experience” at Miller Park is also just as much a celebration of the franchise’s history and a symbol of baseball’s rock-solid future in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers are giving retired baseball commissioner and former team owner Bud Selig a high-tech tribute.

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Walker supports key parts of reported Bucks arena deal

Gov. Scott Walker discusses ongoing state budget negotiations on Thursday, May 28, 2015, in Portage, Wis. Walker says he remains opposed to a vehicle registration fee increase or gas tax hike to help pay for state highway construction and repair in Wisconsin. (AP Photo/Scott Bauer)

PORTAGE, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Scott Walker spoke in favor Thursday of key elements of a reported deal fora new $500 million arena for the Milwaukee Bucks that includes raising taxes on Milwaukee County hotel rooms and rental cars.

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Lawmaker says goal is to announce Bucks deal Wednesday

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Milwaukee officials, leaders of the Wisconsin state Legislature and the president of the Milwaukee Bucks all said Tuesday they’re close to reaching a deal to pay for a new $500 million arena for the NBA team.

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