Results tagged with 'county stadium'
Published Nov. 13, 2014
As a lifelong local baseball fan, some of my favorite pictures are of Milwaukee Braves' players riding in motorcycle sidecars at County Stadium in the 1960s. Of course, there's another classic motorcycle image from County Stadium in 1982 featuring Robin Yount, except he was on a Honda dirt bike instead of a Harley. These really cool vintage pictures show the long-time connection between motorcycles and sports in Wisconsin.
Published June 23, 2014
Ben Sheets ran out onto the field at Miller Park for the first time since the late summer of 2008 when he returned on June 13, and it may be a while before he comes back again. So, we caught up with the Louisiana native and reminisced about County Stadium, helping lead the Brewers' resurgence and pitching in pain in '08.
Published Nov. 24, 2013
The Green Bay Packers played to a 26-26 tie with the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday afternoon at Lambeau Field, and within those 75 minutes of play was all the good, the bad and the ugly seen out of the team through the previous 10 weeks.
Published Sept. 23, 2013
If you still know the words to the Pabst jingle, this list is for you. Read on, old timers and remember: this is still a great place on a great lake.
Published July 17, 2013
Paul McCartney made his Milwaukee debut 49 years ago at the Arena as a member of the Beatles. When he performed in Brew City for the fifth time Tuesday night at Miller Park, the show was an explosion of Fab Four nostalgia.
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Friday June 14th, 2013 – Fox Lake, IL I had some business cards made up a couple of years ago saying that I buy old sports cards and other collectibles. They’re blaze orange, and I used to put them on bulletin boards anywhere and everywhere I had the chance. I had...
Friday October 7th, 2011 - Dubuque, IA I was late for call time at my show tonight, but I had to watch my hometown Milwaukee Brewers advance to the National League Championship Series. I wanted to let as much of it soak in as possible, as it’s been almost thirty years since the ...
Monday April 5th, 2010 - Chicago, IL I know it’s not right in most people‘s eyes, but I cheer for more than one baseball team. As a kid growing up in Milwaukee, I heard radio broadcasts of the hometown Brewers as well as both Chicago teams. At night, it opened up even furt...
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