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With Broken Bat on the move, Wizard Works is stepping in

Published May 10, 2019

Baseball has been very, very good to Broken Bat Brewing, which opened its seven-barrel brewery at 231 E. Buffalo St., in the Third Ward, in 2017. As it preps for a move to bigger quarters, Wizard Works has announced it will take over the old space.

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Take me down to the ballgame: A Brewers fan guide to Cubs territory

Published Sept. 8, 2016

During a recent I-94 series, I went to Wrigley and spotted a few Brewers fans. But just a few. There's hardly a better place to road trip to a ballgame than the Windy City. Here are some tips for a sports-fueled jaunt to see the Brewers face the Cubs at Wrigley Field.

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Jeter's visit to Milwaukee a special experience

Published May 14, 2014

The New York Yankees visited Miller Park over the weekend, and baseball fans from in (and around) Milwaukee were able to watch Derek Jeter play for three days. While the 20-year veteran didn't do anything "amazing" - this opportunity was something special. Seeing a future Hall of Famer always is.

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My failed attempt at becoming a Cubs fan

Published Aug. 2, 2012

When my dad and I head off to a new stadium on our trip, it's an unwritten rule that we always try to root for the home team. Normally, it's very easy. Then again, normally we don't visit the stadium of our arch rival.

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More of the same in Sveum's first time out

Published Sept. 17, 2008

They had a new manager. A different lineup. And their ace on the mound. Still, none of that was enough to help the Brewers snap their losing ways and they now trail the Mets in the Wild Card race.

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Brewers-Cubs blog: Brewers win, 4-3.

Published March 31, 2008

The Brewers are back in front, 4-3, after a sacrifice fly by Tony Gwynn, Jr. David Riske will try to close out the 10th.

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Catching up with Cubs TV announcer Len Kasper

Published March 31, 2008

With the Brewers slated to open their season this afternoon at Wrigley Field (weather permitting), we caught up with Marquette University grad Len Kasper, who is entering his fourth season as the TV voice of the Cubs.

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Brewers hit up Wrigley, then home for opener

Published April 7, 2005

The Brewers travel to venerable Wrigley Field for a weekend series with the Interstate 94 rival Cubs, then return to Miller Park for the home opener on Monday. Read about it in the Brew Crew Review edition of Weekend Sports Buzz.