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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. more

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Jeff Bercovici spent four years testing claims about aging and exercise. Now he’s written a book about it. more

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The young guys who play and risk lifelong injury — at least in football— to generate billions of dollars of revenue are being taken advantage of by older rich guys who sit behind desks and push paper. more

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Hoofers recreation clubs (scuba, outing, ski and snowboard, mountaineering, sailing and riding) promote recreation to the campus and the city. And much of its leadership is female, in a male-dominated industry. more

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

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It’s the season of the $134 million man. Because despite the presence of Davante Adams, Randall Cobb, David Bakhtiari and others, it’s still all about No. 12. more

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Badgers football season opens amid high hopes and scandals. Despite two key players suspended due to sexual assault charges, the game must go on. more

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Matt Messina

Coming up, it’s the American Ultimate Disc League’s Championship Weekend right here at Breese Stevens. The No. 2 seed Madison Radicals will play the Los Angeles Aviators. more

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There are 250 people officiating Madison high school sporting games. That’s nowhere near enough. more

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Originally viewed as a sport for elite and fittest-of-the-fit athletes, CrossFit is becoming more appealing to a broader population. But hundreds of the world’s top CrossFit athletes will be in town for the Reebok CrossFit Games from Aug. 1-5. more

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After Madison’s successful experience hosting the U.S. Lacrosse Central Championships, sports tourism officials went in search of another signature lacrosse event that could call the city home. Fifty boys teams will compete in July at the Madison Cap more

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Justin Nuoffer

The Madison Mallards still have a month left on their 2018 regular-season schedule. But this hard-hitting team has already claimed a spot in the postseason. more

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What better time to ski than July? MadNorski utilizes the off-months to train would-be young stars. more

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There are plenty of reasons to enjoy the World Cup even though the U.S. is not in the running. Memorable storylines have emerged and thrilling games are being played. more

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Scott Paulus/Milwaukee Brewers

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

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David Michael Miller

Given all that is wrong with football, I might have to stop mocking soccer. But I’ll probably just stick with baseball instead. more

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The final field is not yet set for the American Family Insurance Championship, but we know a few things: There will be a celebrity foursome, a solid-looking PGA Tour Champions event for golfers over 50 and a charity concert. more

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The Madison 56ers, the city’s amateur men’s soccer team, is happy to see a new professional club on its way to Madison. They say it will boost soccer’s profile in the city. more

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There's a USL Division III pro team coming to Breese Stevens. Can you come up with a (non-cheesy) name? more

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Justin Nuoffer

Three players with Wisconsin roots will play for the Mallards this summer. The team opens the 2018 season at home May 29 with a two-game series against the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters. more

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