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The Milwaukee Brewers announced that naming rights have been sold to American Family Insurance, whose headquarters are in Madison. Thus begins the Madisonization of the ballpark. Read more

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We look ahead, as well as in the rear view, at the year in sports. Bright spots include Madison’s Radicals and Milwaukee’s Brewers. Read more

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While the Brewers failed at the crucial point, there is cause for optimism. The playoff run proves there is a strong team — and a stronger fan base. Read more

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The Milwaukee Brewers began the 2018 season barely squeezing out a victory against the lowly San Diego Padres. Now they are four wins away from reaching the World Series. Read more

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The Brewers need to keep their wits about them in a tight pennant race Read more

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Our beloved team still has 60 more chances to win! Don’t give up yet. Read more

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The Brewers have spent much of the season so far at the head of the NL Central. And they’re having a blast, too. Read more

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A new book about the historic Milwaukee Braves from the University of Wisconsin Press focuses on the economics of baseball and why the Braves failed in Milwaukee. Read more

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Can Milwaukee Brewers’ fans get their hopes up? After all, the team took off early last year, too, before crashing. Read more

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The Brewers take a chance re-hiring the veteran starting pitcher. But it’s no surprise; the team has a history of bringing players back into the fold. Read more

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Kirsten Schmitt/Milwaukee Brewer

Local athletes provided many reasons for optimism in a tumultuous year in sports. From UW basketball to a La Follette wheelchair track and field star, we recap it all for you. Read more

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Kirsten Schmitt/Milwaukee Brewers

The Milwaukee Brewers’ young players made a valiant effort through the end of the season. Just a couple of sad losses made the difference. Read more

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The Brewers are unexpectedly in first place. And surprise (or maybe no surprise): Ryan Braun is missing-in-action. Read more

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The Brewers have a new hero in their homer-slugging first baseman. The overhauled team has had a productive month. Read more

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Miller Park is planning a beer upgrade for 2017. That puts it in the top tier of craft beer stadiums. Read more

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The Brewers didn’t blow quite everything this year. But next year’s team is unlikely to look the same. Read more

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The near-miraculous rebirth of the Cubs hampers the rebuilding program at Miller Park. A look at Chicago’s incredible season so far. Read more

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When you’re actually looking forward to a losing season and accepting your fate cheerfully, you’re more than just a fan or an optimist; you’re the kind of person who can appreciate life. Read more

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Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Club

The preseason Milwaukee Brewers are off to an uneven start. But facing adversity is nothing new for the team. Read more

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You’ll see plenty of ex-Brewers in the MLB playoffs. If the Brewers are to become serious contenders again, they’ll need to start from scratch. Read more

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