SPORTS NEWS

Packers' Rodgers in trouble

Column: RICK SOLEM
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Nobody cares about the offensive line.

Nobody, except the quarterback and running back.

Nobody, except the Green Bay Packers brass, who just made Aaron Rodges the highest paid player in the NFL.

And now, the Packers starting left tackle – the most important position on the line – is out of the season, tore his ACL during … wait for it … Family Night.

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Time to fix baseball

Column: RICK SOLEM
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Baseball has to be fixed.

Not the slow play. Not the ridiculous salaries. Not even the drug testing.

What needs to be fixed – along with those – are the consequences.

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Bucks back to the drawing board

By RICK SOLEM
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The Milwaukee Bucks point guard options got a bit thinner Saturday.

Atlanta’s 25-year-old point guard, Jeff Teague, will be retained. The Hawks matched the Bucks’ four-year, $32 million offer.

Now, it’s back to disgruntled Brandon Jennings, who, sources have said, does not want to play in Milwaukee next season.

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Brewers, Twins all-stars

By RICK SOLEM
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The Minnesota Twins have three all-stars: catcher Joe Mauer, reliever Glen Perkins and outfielder Carlos Gomez.

Oh, wait. Gomez is a Milwaukee Brewer now, that’s right.

It is a little funny that two of the lowliest teams in the majors each have two all-stars. The Brewers other all-star for tonight’s game is Jean Segura.

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Teague or Jennings?

Column: RICK SOLEM
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Nobody wants Brandon Jennings.

Not even the Milwaukee Bucks … hopefully.

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