The Brewers avoided the sweep by Pittsburgh with a 9-3 win at Miller Park on Wednesday night. Khris Davis homered and drove in a pair in the win. Aramis Ramirez and Jeff Bianchi also drove in two runs each as Wily Peralta picked up his 9th win of the season. The benches cleared briefly in the 5th when Peralta hit Justin Morneau. No punches were thrown. The Brewers take today off and open up a weekend series with the Cubs at Wrigley Field on Friday afternoon.
The NFL season kicks off tonight as the Denver Broncos host the Super Champion Baltimore Ravens. You’ll hear it on News-Talk 1450 KFIZ. Coverage begins at 7pm.
The Packers open up in San Francisco on Sunday afternoon. Defensive back Casey Heyward has been ruled out of the game because of a hamstring injury. Coverage begins at 1pm with the kickoff set for 3:25pm on News-Talk 1450 KFIZ.
The 21st ranked Wisconsin Badgers host Tennessee Tech on Saturday. Coverage begins at 9am with the kickoff set for 11am at Camp Randall on News-Talk 1450 KFIZ.
We’ve got high school football on Friday night on KFIZ as Fond du Lac heads to Marshfield. Coverage begins at 5:30pm with the Backyard Grill Kickoff Show. The game kicks at 7pm. You can also hear St. Mary’s Springs @ Omro on K107.1-FM
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