MADISON - Wisconsin apple growers say they expect their crop this autumn to be good or a little above average.
CHICAGO (AP) Welington Castillo homered and drove in three runs, Luis Valbuena also hit a home run and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 Monday.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired right-handed reliever Jonathan Broxton from the Cincinnati Reds for two players to be named. NL Central-leading Milwaukee announced the move to bolster its bullpen before Sunday's series finale against the San Francisco Giants.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Pablo Sandoval hit a two-run homer among his three RBIs and finished a double shy of the cycle, powering the San Francisco Giants past the Milwaukee Brewers 15-5 on Sunday to match a season high with their sixth straight win.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) Packers running back Eddie Lacy is ready to build on his Offensive Rookie of the Year campaign. The former Alabama star had 1,178 yards rushing and 11 touchdowns in 2013 and that was with quarterback Aaron Rodgers sidelined for seven weeks with a collarbone injury.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Milwaukee right-hander Matt Garza pitched a simulated game in what likely was his final test before returning from the disabled list to the Brewers' rotation next week.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) The rookies who have made two of the strongest impressions this preseason for the Green Bay Packers weren't at the top of the team's draft board.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Private-sector jobs grew just 1.3 percent in Wisconsin during the 12-month period ending in March.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Wisconsin consumer protection officials are advising college students to be especially vigilant about protecting their private identity information.