Results tagged with 'sporting news'
Published Dec. 8, 2014
The Sporting News announced that Miller Park has been voted the Best Ballpark in its online poll of baseball fans. The home of the Brewers, which was seeded No. 12 at the outset and eventually defeated No. 2 Fenway Park to take the title after a series of match-ups in a tournament-style contest.
Published Feb. 15, 2013
A report links Milwaukee Brewers star Ryan Braun to a Florida clinic that has allegedly supplied Major League Baseball players with performance enhancing drugs. Braun has since responded with a statement denying any involvement in the use of any PEDs.
Published Oct. 13, 2009
Last week, The Sporting News released its rankings of 399 great sports cities. Milwaukee was a respectable 26th, but OnMilwaukee.com sports columnist Dave Begel thinks that the magazine's logic was flawed -- particularly because Milwaukee didn't get credit for the Packers or Badgers. With a little vetting (and a lot of venting), Begel found a way to move the city up in the rankings.
Published Oct. 7, 2009
This year's Best Sports Cities list features almost 400 cities and towns in the U.S. and Canada. Milwaukee's in the top tier at No. 26.
Published Oct. 16, 2007
Sporting News announced its 2007 Major League Baseball awards this morning, and it named Brewers third baseman Ryan Braun National League Rookie of the Year.