SPORTS NEWS

Brewers need a maid

By RICK SOLEM
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It’s time to clean house.

The Brewers are awful. Big surprise. They have the fourth-worst record in baseball (35-51) behind the Miami Marlins (32-54), Houston Astros (32-56) and Chicago White Sox (34-50).

They aren’t going to win anything any time soon and the couple studs they have are in their prime. But if they’re not winning with them now, then it’s time to ship them, right?

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Brewers need a maid (2)

By RICK SOLEM
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It’s time to clean house.

The Brewers are awful. Big surprise. They have the fourth-worst record in baseball (35-51) behind the Miami Marlins (32-54), Houston Astros (32-56) and Chicago White Sox (34-50).

They aren’t going to win anything any time soon and the couple studs they have are in their prime. But if they’re not winning with them now, then it’s time to ship them, right?

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Game 7: Spurs-Heat

Column: RICK SOLEM
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Game 7: This is all I wanted, one game for the championship.

It makes you kind of wish every sport had a one-game playoff like the two most popular postseasons – the NFL and the NCAA men’s basketball tournament.

But, here we go, one game between two teams that are so unalike.

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Bucks: Goodbye J.J., Hello O.J.

Column: RICK SOLEM
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Goodbye J.J. Hello O.J. ... Mayo that is.

The Milwaukee Bucks have reportedly signed shooting guard O.J. Mayo on Wednesday, a day after trading shooting guard J.J. Reddick.

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Rudd running toward Team USA

By RICK SOLEM

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DES MOINES, Iowa - You may remember this name: Julia Rudd.

She was the 2004 Division III National Champion in the Steeplechase for UW-La Crosse. She’s an 11 time All-American and is the UW-L record holder in the 3,000- and 5,000-meter steeplechase races.

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