The tradingdeadline, as we known it today, is a relatively new phenomenon. Theproliferation of free agency, the wide gulf between large and small market teamspending, and the expanded playoff format have all heightened the stakes forteams.. more

Jul 25, 2016 4:43 PM Brew Crew Confidential 1 Comments

Apparently the trade rumors that surfaced with Corey Hart's name this trade deadline left Corey worried he'd be shipped somehwere else, so he took the initiative and had his agent tell Doug Melvin and the Brewers that he wants to stay a Brewer for.. more

Aug 27, 2012 1:42 AM More Sports

As the trade deadline looms, JS' Tom Haudricourt reports that Doug Melvin is working the phones, even on off days, trying to see what the market is like.Most fans are expecting the Brewers to be looking for a replacement short stop for Yuniesky B.. more

Jul 26, 2011 12:22 PM More Sports

The highly contentious campaign for the leadership of the Milwaukee branch of the NAACP will end on Saturday, when the national organization will hold the election for the local branch.The election comes after months of controversy about cu... more

Nov 17, 2010 12:00 AM News Features 1 Comments

With the Brewers taking on the first-place Reds this week it’s been a good time to take stock of the trade the two teams made a few weeks ago. Looking for more power, the Reds traded for Jim Edmonds. The Brewers got Chris Dickerson in return. Ed.. more

Sep 1, 2010 2:58 PM More Sports

The fact that the guitarist is Boston-born and acard-carrying Mensa member does little to negate this hardscrabble, Deep South imagery—especially with Slim’s spittle soblatantly flying between teeth gaps throughout. Lists of what he likes,C... more

Nov 2, 2009 12:00 AM Album Reviews

Brewers were close to three-team deadline deal  from Adam McCalvy's blogThe Brewers were so close to completing what general manager Doug Melvin called a "big," three-team trade for a pitcher ahead of Friday's nonwaiver Trade Deadline that Ken Mac.. more

Aug 1, 2009 4:00 AM More Sports

It’s cool when we trade for a guy that we unceremoniously dumped before last season.Dodgers trade RHP Vargas to BrewersTHE ASSOCIATED PRESSMILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee Brewers have reacquired reliever Claudio Vargas from the Los Angeles Dodgers.The .. more

Aug 1, 2009 4:00 AM More Sports

Phillies land Cliff LeePhiladelphia got Cliff Lee and OF BenFrancisco from Cleveland in exchange for four minor leaguers - asingle-A RH, and a triple-A pitcher, catcher and SS.The deal is pending medicals.Seattle and Pittsburgh in 7-player dealT.. more

Jul 30, 2009 4:00 AM More Sports

 The most interesting part of the below article is the comment that Lopez will join the team in Pittsburgh tomorrow and a corresponding roster move will be announced. Here's hoping that the only thing to announce is sending Mat Gamel back to th.. more

Jul 19, 2009 4:00 AM More Sports

In a success story that reads like a script for a bad Ben Stiller comedy, an Orthodox Jew named Matthew Paul Miller reinvented himself as Matisyahu, a crossover reggae superstar. That this white boy with ties to the feel-good jam circuit gr... more

Jul 2, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Whether it’s the evangelical crazies in Jesus Camp or Bill Maher’s satirical attack on religious leaders in Religulous, faith-based institutions usually get a bad rap in mainstream documentaries. But this free screening of the fe,Today in M... more

Mar 11, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Those who made the illicit liquor called it white mule, white lightning, popskull, moun The Wettest ,Theater more

Oct 13, 2008 12:00 AM Books 1 Comments

During the recent presidential debate, John McCain once again reduced Barack Obama's di One Minute to Midnight ,Books more

Oct 13, 2008 12:00 AM Books

My girlfriend of three months asked me how many women I ha My girlfriend of three months asked me how many women I had had sex with. Itold her three ,SEXPress more

Oct 8, 2008 12:00 AM Sexpress 2 Comments

Looks like pitcher Micah Owings is one of the Players To Be Named Later in the Adam Dunn deal and will be heading to the Reds. Read it here. more

Aug 13, 2008 4:00 AM More Sports

Rumor has it that the Brewers had some brass in Baltimore over the weekend looking at Brian Roberts, the Orioles 2B. His player page is <a href="">here. </a><a href="http://msn.foxsp.. more

Jun 9, 2008 4:00 AM More Sports

TUESDAY, April 22, 2008, 5:32 p.m.By Tom HaudricourtBrewers deal Gross to Tampa BayThe Milwaukee Brewers made a pre-emptive strike to clear an upcominglogjam in the outfield by trading Gabe Gross to Tampa Bay forright-handed pitching prospect.. more

Apr 22, 2008 4:00 AM More Sports

Theclassicist electric blues of Milwaukee’s Perry Weber and the Devillesrocks the No Ceiling ,CD Reviews more

Mar 26, 2008 12:00 AM Album Reviews