Sports-Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014
Jonathon Lucroy hit two home runs last night, but it was hit home run leading off the ninth inning that sealed a 4 to 3 win over the Cincinnati Reds for the Milwaukee Brewers. The home runs were his 10th and 11th of the season. Francisco Rodriguez pitched the ninth inning to notch the victory. The two teams wrap up their series at Miller Park this afternoon. Listen for the action beginning at 12:35 p.m. on News-Talk 1450 KFIZ.
The Green Bay Packers are among the top 25 sports franchises in the world. That’s according to a list of the top 50 that Forbes Magazine released. The Packers are 24th in value at $1.183 billion. The top three teams were all soccer teams. The New York Yankees placed 4th in value at $2.5 billion and the Dallas Cowboys were 5th at $2.3 billion.