• Chicago Cubs' Anthony Rizzo  gets a high five from teammate Dexter Fowler after hitting a three run home run off Milwaukee Brewers' Jeremy Jeffress during the eighth inning of a baseball game Thursday, July 30, 2015, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Tom Lynn)

    Rizzo helps Cubs beat Brewers 5-2

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Chicago was struggling before Anthony Rizzo got the Cubs back on track with one mighty swing in Milwaukee.

  • Former Wisconsin signee picks Nebraska

    CHICAGO (AP) — One of the top players in Wisconsin’s recruiting class is heading to Big Ten West rival Nebraska.

  • Wisconsin head coach Paul Chryst speaks to the media during the NCAA college Big Ten Football Media Day Thursday, July 30, 2015 in Chicago. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

    With Big Ten West in flux, Wisconsin embraces its identity

    CHICAGO (AP) — While the Big Ten East gets all the attention, with the defending national champions at Ohio State and Jim Harbaugh-mania at Michigan, the conference’s western division is mostly in flux.

  • Green Bay Packers’ Jordy Nelson catches a pass during NFL football training camp Thursday, July 30, 2015, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

    Nelson, Hayward practice on first day of Packers camp

    GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Receiver Jordy Nelson is taking part in the first practice of Green Bay Packers training camp after being limited during the offseason following minor hip surgery.

  • Milwaukee Brewers' Shane Peterson, left, is tagged out by San Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford on a rundown between home plate and third base on a fielder's choice in the eighth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, July 29, 2015, in San Francisco. Looking on is third base umpire Tony Randazzo. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

    Parra, Lucroy get 4 of Brewers’ 6 hits in 5-0 loss to Giants

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Gerardo Parra and Jonathan Lucroy had no problem hitting the San Francisco Giants’ pitching. The rest of the Milwaukee Brewers’ lineup was unable to match them.

  • In this Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014 file photo, Green Bay Packers' Jordy Nelson (87) breaks a tackle by Buffalo Bills' Aaron Williams (23) during the second half of an NFL football game in Orchard Park, N.Y. (AP Photo/Bill Wippert, File)

    McCarthy eager to get started in 10th season leading Packers

    GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Mike McCarthy is as eager as ever to get training camp started going into his 10th season as coach of the Green Bay Packers.