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Escobar homers, triples as Brewers defeat Pirates 6-2

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Eduardo Escobar made one heck of an initial impression on Milwaukee fans in his first home game as a Brewer. Escobar hit a three-run homer and an RBI triple to back up Eric Lauer’s five shutout innings in the Brewers’ 6-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday night.

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Escobar homers, triples as Brewers defeat Pirates 6-2

Kyle Lowry is the first domino for the Raptors in free agency

For the longest time, this NBA free agency period for the Raptors was going to be all about Giannis Antetokounmpo. Now it’s Kyle Lowry. The money hoarding and roster machinations and the contracts the Raptors have bestowed on a handful of players was once done to have the wherewithal to make a maximum value offer to Antetokounmpo, who scuttled those plans by committing to Milwaukee last off-season, a rather wise decision as it turns out.

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Kyle Lowry is the first domino for the Raptors in free agency

Severe weather in Wisconsin causes widespread damage

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Strong thunderstorms caused widespread damage across Wisconsin, left tens of thousands without power and triggered tornado warnings. The severe weather stretched from the Mississippi River to Lake Michigan and began Wednesday evening in northwestern Wisconsin. By 2 a.m. Thursday, the numerous tornado warnings around the state had expired.

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Severe weather in Wisconsin causes widespread damage

Piña hits 2 HRs, drives in 5 runs as Brewers sweep Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Manny Piña hit two homers and drove in a career-high five runs as the Milwaukee Brewers routed the Pittsburgh Pirates 12-0 on Thursday night. Piña hit his sixth home run of the season off reliever Chris Stratton to cap a five-run sixth inning for the Brewers.

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Piña hits 2 HRs, drives in 5 runs as Brewers sweep Pirates

US trio puts NBA Finals behind, turns focus to Olympic gold

SAITAMA, Japan (AP) — There was plenty of time to talk about it, had they wanted to. Devin Booker, Jrue Holiday and Khris Middleton were together on a plane to Tokyo, just days after they had played in the hard-fought NBA Finals. They had roughly nine hours in the air to relive details of that series, to revisit some of their memorable moments.

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US trio puts NBA Finals behind, turns focus to Olympic gold

PE teacher discovers his online girlfriend of eight months is actually his HOUSEMATE who is 'desperately in love with him' on Catfish UK (but at least they're still friends)

Mario, who is from Milwaukee but lives in London, appeared on Catfish Wanted help tracking down his online girlfriend of eight months Hannah But discovered he was actually talking to his housemate who was using pictures of someone from New Zealand A PE teacher who thought he'd found love again following a brutal divorce that caused him to hit rock bottom discovered his online girlfriend of eight months was actually his housemate posing as a another woman on last night's Catfish UK.

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PE teacher discovers his online girlfriend of eight months is actually his HOUSEMATE who is 'desperately in love with him' on Catfish UK (but at least they're still friends)

Wisconsin officer to be charged in 2016 slaying of Black man

A Wisconsin judge has found probable cause to charge a police officer in the 2016 slaying of a Black man, years after prosecutors declined to file charges A Wisconsin judge on Wednesday found probable cause to charge a police officer in the 2016 slaying of a Black man who was sitting in a parked car, taking the rare step of overruling prosecutors years after they declined to charge the officer.

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Wisconsin officer to be charged in 2016 slaying of Black man

'I woke up and just had blood on my mind': Milwaukee man, 44, is jailed for 205 years after shooting dead FIVE family members in massacre at their home - after telling court he committed 'the ultimate sin'

Christopher Stokes, 43, killed five people at his home in Milwaukee last April He shot dead his on-off girlfriend, Teresa Thomas, 41, and her two children, Demetrius Thomas, 14, and Tera Agee, 16 Stokes also turned the gun on his own son, Marcus Stokes, 19, and another relative, Lakeitha Stokes, 17

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'I woke up and just had blood on my mind': Milwaukee man, 44, is jailed for 205 years after shooting dead FIVE family members in massacre at their home - after telling court he committed 'the ultimate sin'

Milwaukee man who killed 5 family members gets 205 years

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Milwaukee man has been sentenced to 205 years in prison for fatally shooting five members of his family and he offered no explanation for his actions, saying that he must have a lot of hate. Before receiving his sentence Tuesday, Christopher Stokes told the judge in Milwaukee County Circuit Court that he wasn’t asking for leniency and that he deserved to be locked up.

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Milwaukee man who killed 5 family members gets 205 years

Milwaukee man who killed 5 family members gets 205 years

A Milwaukee man has been sentenced to 205 years in prison for fatally shooting five members of his family A Milwaukee man has been sentenced to 205 years in prison for fatally shooting five members of his family and he offered no explanation for his actions, saying that he must have a lot of hate.

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Milwaukee man who killed 5 family members gets 205 years

Milwaukee council approves settlement with ousted chief

Milwaukee and its former police chief could finally part ways after a lengthy legal battle Milwaukee and its former police chief could finally part ways after a lengthy legal battle. The Milwaukee Common Council voted Tuesday to approve a $627,000 settlement with Alfonso Morales over his demotion last year.

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Milwaukee council approves settlement with ousted chief

Central-leading White Sox, Brewers clash again in Milwaukee

Two of the stingiest pitchers in the 2021 season are scheduled to meet Saturday when the Chicago White Sox continue a three-game series in Milwaukee against the Brewers. Tyrone Taylor belted his first career grand slam during a six-run seventh inning in Milwaukee's 7-1 victory on Friday as the Brewers snapped a five-game home losing streak.

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Central-leading White Sox, Brewers clash again in Milwaukee

MLB roundup: Tyrone Taylor powers Brewers past White Sox

2021-07-24 05:32:30 GMT+00:00 - Tyrone Taylor hit his first career grand slam during Milwaukee's six-run seventh inning, and the Brewers opened a three-game series against the visiting Chicago White Sox with a 7-1 victory on Friday night. Rowdy Tellez had two hits, two RBIs and reached base three times for Milwaukee, which snapped a five-game home losing streak.

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MLB roundup: Tyrone Taylor powers Brewers past White Sox

‘This belongs to all of us’: Milwaukee Bucks victory a unifying force for city

For Milwaukee fans, the NBA championship doesn’t negate the progress that’s still needed in the city, but the win felt like a much-needed reprieve Jabari Thompson had never seen an event bring the city of Milwaukee together like its NBA championship has done. It’s a victory for the basketball team – its first title in 50 years – but an even bigger win for a city that has sorely needed a moment to celebrate, he said.

theguardian.com ,  10d 0
‘This belongs to all of us’: Milwaukee Bucks victory a unifying force for city

Chicago White Sox at Milwaukee Brewers betting breakdown: Expert picks and analysis

The Chicago White Sox (58-38) meet the host Milwaukee Brewers (56-41) Friday at American Family Field to start a three-game interleague series. First pitch is scheduled for 8:10 p.m. ET. Let's analyze BetMGM Sportsbook's lines around the White Sox vs. Brewers odds with MLB picks and predictions.

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Chicago White Sox at Milwaukee Brewers betting breakdown: Expert picks and analysis

White Sox visit Brewers in matchup of division leaders

Two teams firmly in control of their respective divisions meet Friday when the Chicago White Sox begin a three-game series against the host Milwaukee Brewers. Milwaukee leads the National League Central while Chicago sits 20 games over .500 and holds a commanding lead in the American League Central. While the series could be viewed as a possible World Series preview, neither team is looking past this weekend's matchup.

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White Sox visit Brewers in matchup of division leaders

Milwaukee Bucks' fans celebrate NBA championship with parade

Thousands of fans have lined downtown Milwaukee streets to catch a glimpse of their beloved Bucks in a parade to celebrate the city’s first NBA championship in half a century Thousands of fans lined downtown Milwaukee streets on Thursday to catch a glimpse of their beloved Bucks in a parade to celebrate the city’s first NBA championship in half a century.

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Milwaukee Bucks' fans celebrate NBA championship with parade

Deer crossing! Hundreds of thousands of Bucks fans pack Milwaukee streets to celebrate city's first NBA title in 50 years - as Wisconsin COVID-19 cases surge 160% with only 51% of city residents vaccinated

Hundreds of thousands of people squeezed into downtown Milwaukee on Thursday to catch a glimpse of the NBA champion Bucks as they celebrated the city's first league title in half a century The players and owners boarded five double-decker buses as they roll through the heart of the city Finals MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo nearly became a free agent this summer.

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Deer crossing! Hundreds of thousands of Bucks fans pack Milwaukee streets to celebrate city's first NBA title in 50 years - as Wisconsin COVID-19 cases surge 160% with only 51% of city residents vaccinated