Thrs V-Ball Schedule, Brewers Lose, Wild Win

Thursday, October 2nd, 2008 at 5:58 am

later in the inning. Game two is tonight at 5. C.C. With the Minnesota Twins falling just a game short of the post season, the attention of baseball fans in the upper Midwest shifts to the Milwaukee Brewers. Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle declared Wednesday, Milwaukee Brewers day in Wisconsin, however, the Brew Crew is going to have to fight from behind, they lose game one of the best of three series, 3-1 to the Philadelphia Phillies. All of the Phillies scoring came in the third inning, Chase Utley hit a two run double, then Yovani Gallardo walked home UtleySabathia is on the hill for the Brewers, starting on just three days rest for the fourth straight game.

Other scores from playoff baseball last night, the Dodgers crush the Cubs in the friendly confines of Wrigley Field, 7-2 and Boston goes on the road and upends Torii Hunter and the Angels 4-1. Both of the road teams take the 1-0 series lead.

On the ice last night, the Wild continue to impress this preseason, dropping the Buffalo Sabres, 3-2. This is Minnesota’s third win in a row, and second win against the Sabres this week. All three Wild goals came in the first, including an Owen Nolan power play netter and Brent Burns scored a shorthanded goal. Wild improve to 4-1 in the preseason.

The lady’s are back on the volleyball court tonight, Mora heads to New London Spicer, East Central is at home against Aitkin, Cambridge-Isanti hosts Zimmerman, Braham and Isle do battle in Isle, North Branch is at Chisago Lakes Area, and the Grantsburg Pirates try to continue their impressive undefeated season, they take on St. Croix Falls at home.

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