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Brewers beat Cubs 2-1 on 2-run homer by Kottaras

George Kottaras hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning, and Yovani Gallardo outdueled Ryan Dempster as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 Wednesday for their third straight win in the four-game series.

Twins pick up first win of season besting Angels

Jamey Carroll had his first two hits with Minnesota, including the go-ahead single in the seventh, and Josh Willingham hit a two-run homer to lift the Twins to their first victory of the season, 6-5 over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night.

Nuggets hold off Wolves for 113-107 win

The Minnesota Timberwolves lost All-Star forward Kevin Love to a concussion in the first quarter before losing to the Denver Nuggets 113-107 Wednesday night in Denver.

Gonzalez powers Brewers past Cubs, 7-4

The cold weather at Wrigley Field didn't cool off the Milwaukee Brewers bats Tuesday night, as they used a five-run first inning to beat the Chicago Cubs, 7-4.

Madison boxer Morel gets title bout

Madison boxer Eric Morel will get a chance to get another world boxing title when he faces undefeated Abner Mares in El Paso, Texas, on April 21.

Gonzalez powers Brewers past Cubs 7-4

Alex Gonzalez hit a three-run homer in Milwaukee's five-run first inning, sending the Brewers to a 7-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.

Sandhill crane hunt up for debate

Hunters and conservationists weighed in at county Conservation Congress meetings across the state, voicing opinions on whether there should be a statewide hunting season for sandhill cranes, after a bill was proposed to that effect last year.

Westbrook scores 26 As Thunder beat Bucks, 109-89

Russell Westbrook scored 26 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder won their second straight game, beating the Milwaukee Bucks 109-89 Monday in a game that featured seven technical fouls and an ejection of Bucks backup forward Larry Sanders.