Less than two weeks after shutting down Zack Greinke for a start because of over-use, Tyler Thornburg left tonight's game after being put in for a second inning in back to back games.Thornburg spent the early parts of the season as a starter and .. more

Jul 27, 2012 4:56 AM More Sports

Let me preface this by saying that I despised Ned Yost and thought Ken Macha was a clown, so it's going to take a lot for me to really dislike Ron Roenicke. He's just so superior to anything I've experienced in my short seven years as a Brewers fa.. more

Jul 24, 2012 3:23 AM More Sports

The problem with an 8kknd hour school day and an hour commute home means that I'm way, way late on this news and now there's way more speculation than there is news.Here's what I know: Zack Greinke has been scratched from his Wednesday start agai.. more

Jul 16, 2012 11:35 PM More Sports

The Brewers announced on Tuesday that they extended the contracts of General Manager Doug Melvin and manager Ron Roenicke.Roenicke's contract now extends through 2014, with a club option for 2015. Melvin's contact runs through 2015.Melvin's new .. more

May 9, 2012 4:06 AM More Sports

With Nyjer Morgan on the DL and Carlos Gomez struggling at the plate, manager Ron Roenicke has decided to play Mark Kotsay in center field.Unfortunately for us, this experiment went well in its first iteration. He was 3-for-4 with 2 RBI. He was p.. more

May 20, 2011 10:49 PM More Sports

My twitter stream today brought me a high and a low in about 5 minutes.J-S Brewers beat writer Tom Haudricourt tweeted that Nyjer Morgan had returned to the team from the DL and would be replacing Carlos Gomez in the two-hole of the batting order.. more

May 3, 2011 8:45 PM More Sports

From's official: Ron Roenicke is the next Milwaukee Brewers field managerRon Roenicke has 643 games of managing experience over six Minor League seasons. (AP) The Milwaukee Brewers today named Ron Roenicke manager. Roenicke, 54, s.. more

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Oct 26, 2009 12:00 AM News Features 3 Comments

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Oct 26, 2009 12:00 AM Film Reviews

“Some fans are content to collect action figures… other fans want to be action figures”. So says the 501st Legion, a group dedicated to spreading the gospel of Star Wars, via meticulously recreated costumes and charity wo,Today in Milw more

Oct 24, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

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Toronto’s Enter the Haggis nicely taps two separate growth industries in the live-music market: Irish-rock and jam music, laying down bagpipe-spiked ditties grounded in the Celtic tradition while fusing in bits and pieces of rock, bluegrass... more

Jun 17, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Last week, Jim Doyle asked Washington for $519 million dollars to use to upgrade transit in Wisconsin. Would that money go for busses in the inner-city? Transit for the disabled? Bus ticket vouchers f,Left and Right more

Mar 31, 2009 12:00 AM News Features 13 Comments