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Segura returns to Brewers ahead of Nats series

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Jean Segura has rejoined the Milwaukee Brewers for the start of a series against the Nationals after returning home following the death of his infant son. “He will be in Washington,” Brewers manager Ron Roenicke said. “We’ll sit down with him tomorrow and just make sure everything is good before we activate him.” Segura More >

Wild agree to terms with goalie Curry

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Wild have agreed to terms with goaltender John Curry on a one-year, two-way contract. Under the deal announced Thursday, Curry will be paid his NHL salary only if he is on the NHL roster. If he is sent to the AHL, he will get a minor-league salary. Curry More >

All-Star game was moment to savor for Glen Perkins

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Glen Perkins got to pitch the ninth inning for the American League in the All-Star game this week, representing the host Minnesota Twins in the same place he was born and raised. Rare are the occurrences in sports that come together as smoothly as that. Perkins was taken aback by how loud More >

Swansea City and Chivas Guadalajara tie

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Giovani Hernandez scored on a penalty kick in the 90th minute, lifting Chivas Guadalajara into a 1-1 tie with Swansea City in the first professional soccer game at Miller Park on Wednesday night. Swansea scored first in the exhibition match when Nathan Dyer controlled a cross from Marvin Emnes in the 57th minute More >

Brewers executive joins Bucks’ ownership group

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Brewers executive Teddy Werner is among a group of Milwaukee business leaders who have joined the Bucks’ new ownership group. The Bucks announced Wednesday that Werner and several other people had been cleared by the NBA Board of Governors to become a part of the ownership structure headed by Wesley Edens and Marc More >

Two From New Lisbon to Participate in the WFCA All-Star Game

Wisconsin Football Coaches Association All-Star Games will be held July 19th in Oshkosh.  New Lisbon’s Cullen Pedersen will be on the South Small team as a defensive back, and Brad Bever will be on the coaching staff. The game will be televised on Time Warner Cable Sports 32 and simulcast on WISC-TV Channel 3 in Madison and More >

Jeter, Trout lead AL over NL 5-3 in All-Star game

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Helping send Derek Jeter out a winner in his last All-Star game appearance, Mike Trout drove in two runs with a triple and a double to lead the American League past the National League 5-3 on Tuesday night. Jeter started his 14th and final midsummer gathering of the game’s best with a More >

AP source: Wolves, Warriors restart Love talks

LAS VEGAS (AP) – A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the Minnesota Timberwolves and Golden State Warriors have restarted trade talks for All-Star forward Kevin Love. The person requested anonymity because both teams are not publicly commenting on trade discussions. Timberwolves president and coach Flip Saunders was seen talking More >

AP source: Wolves, Warriors restart Love talks

LAS VEGAS (AP) – A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the Minnesota Timberwolves and Golden State Warriors have restarted trade talks for All-Star forward Kevin Love. The person requested anonymity because both teams are not publicly commenting on trade discussions. Timberwolves president and coach Flip Saunders was seen talking More >

Gomes’ homer gives Indians 3-2 win

CLEVELAND (AP) – Yan Gomes’ two-run homer in the eighth inning gave the Cleveland Indians a 3-2 win over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday. Gomes drove in all three Cleveland runs. His home run to right off Javy Guerra (0-2) came after the White Sox scored two runs in top of the inning to take More >