This is what the Padres call a mascot race?

Published March 9, 2017

Maybe Milwaukeeans are spoiled when it comes to our entertaining sausage mascot race at Brewers games. If this Padres one at spring training is any indication, we certainly are.


Miller Park named baseball's best stadium

Published Dec. 8, 2014

The Sporting News announced that Miller Park has been voted the Best Ballpark in its online poll of baseball fans. The home of the Brewers, which was seeded No. 12 at the outset and eventually defeated No. 2 Fenway Park to take the title after a series of match-ups in a tournament-style contest.


Free Recession Buster Getaway: San Diego

Published Aug. 3, 2009

Sometimes it's good to get on plane and head out of town. This summer and fall, is teaming up with AirTran Airways to offer six free "Recession Buster Getaways." Every two weeks, we'll preview a great destination, report on some of the bars, restaurants, shops and events that make them unique. For our second destination, Bobby Tanzilo visited San Diego for the first time.


Padres players don't like Linebrink trade

Published July 26, 2007

Padres players aren't excited about losing Scott Linebrink from their bullpen. Linebrink was traded to the Brewers Wednesday for three minor-leaguers.


Where are they now? Brewers OF Rob Deer

Published Oct. 28, 2006

Just as Gorman Thomas was wrapping up his career with the Brewers, Rob Deer (shown talking to stadium hostess Sandy Maxx) stepped into the role as the popular slugger / outfielder. We caught up with Deer during his visit to Milwaukee last month.


Milwaukee Talks: Matt Vasgersian, 2006

Published June 7, 2006

Nearly five years after he left Milwaukee, former Brewers TV announcer Matt Vasgersian remains a popular figure among local fans. Now with San Diego, Vasgersian discussed the city and his career in a Milwaukee Talks interview.


Milwaukee Talks: Jeff Cirillo

Published May 2, 2006

In a candid Milwaukee Talks conversation, Brewers veteran Jeff Cirillo talks about his relationship with fans and teammates, changes in the organization, steroids and religion in baseball.


Can Milwaukee keep its best sports broadcasters?

Published Oct. 26, 2004

From Bob Uecker to Jim Powell to Matt Vasgersian, some big names in sports have landed on -- and moved through Milwaukee's radio dial. So, how does their management make sure they don't leave town for greener pastures?


Milwaukee Talks: Matt Vasgersian

Published Feb. 1, 2001

Anyone who's followed the career of Brewers TV announcer Matt Vasgersian knows his star is rising. Turn on the television on any given day, and it's a good bet he's on the air. Whether it's calling a baseball game, broadcasting the Toughman competition alongside Lawrence Taylor, or starting Saturday, doing play-by-play with Jesse Ventura in the XFL, this year will be an active one for the California native. We caught up with him to chat about what's next.