Found May 07, 2012 on Los That Sports Blog:

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers and Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun are two of the biggest names in Wisconsin’s sporting landscape. Both won MVP awards in their respective sports in 2011 and the two have become good friends away from the football field and baseball diamond. So naturally they are going into [...]


121212 officially will be Aaron Rodgers Day

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- He's an MVP, a Super Bowl champion, and now, Aaron Rodgers has his own day. Seven months after Wisconsin resident Jennifer Brilowski started a Facebook fan page for the idea of 121212 being Aaron Rodgers Day in Wisconsin, it will become official. Rodgers, who wears No. 12 for the Green Bay Packers, will be in the Wisconsin capital of Madison on Wednesday...

Rodgers' Day makes Packers fan's day

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- For the past eight months, Wisconsin resident Jennifer Brilowski has been working to make Dec. 12, 2012 more than just a random Wednesday late in the NFL season. She wanted it to become Aaron Rodgers Day, honoring the Green Bay Packers quarterback who wears No. 12 for her favorite team.As Brilowski stood at the Lambeau Field podium on Wednesday, the same place...

MVP's Braun, Rodgers team up for restaurant

They've won MVP's in the same year and are close friends. Now Ryan Braun and Aaron Rodgers have something else in common. The two most popular sports figures in Wisconsin are going to be business partners. Milwaukee-based SURG Restaurant Group announced Monday that Braun and Rodgers will open up a new restaurant together in Brookfield, Wis. Playing on both of their jersey...

Braun: 'We have to find a way to win games'

MILWAUKEE Despite the team's well-noted struggles at the plate this season, Milwaukee Brewers manager Ron Roenicke said before Wednesday's game against the Reds that if the team's pitching staff had been throwing the past month like it had last season, then the team could've easily overcome its woeful hitting in the season's first month. There's reason to...

Aaron Rodgers on the importance of butt height and a low sweat ratio in centers

Considering where he was only a few years ago, it's crazy how big-time Aaron Rodgers continues to become. The Packers quarterback, who golfs fairly regularly with Michael Jordan and has become a regular at some of the biggest non-football events like the Kentucky Derby, was recently named the most marketable player in the NFL by the Sports Business Journal. So in addition to...

An MVP Appetite

Two of Wisconsin’s MVP’s will be teaming up to support SURG restaurant group in Oak Creek.  Aaron Rodgers, Quarterback for the Green Bay Packers; and Ryan Braun, Outfielder for Milwaukee Brewers have recently signed licensing agreements to support the new joint establishment called 8*twelve. 8*twelve is an MVP grill located on W. Blue Mound Road in Brookfield, Milwaukee. They...

Here’s how to get Mets Tickets 41% off for May 15

Checkout this great deal from Click on the graphic below to get tickets 41% off in the RF/LF Reserved section for $29 (no fees) at Citi Field on May 15 against the Milwaukee Brewers–the team’s least favorite player, Ryan Braun, plays for.

NL Central race should be stellar in 2012

It was a near-certainty before the season began that the NL Central would be one of the closest divisions in all of baseball. After all, the division yielded a surprise title-winner in the Brewers, a World Series champ in the Cardinals, and the league's MVP in Ryan Braun. And this season, the division's outlook remains similarly in question. The defending champs are ahead...

Checking In With Our MLBers

Position Player Team B.A. HR RBI OBP SLG 1 Ryan Braun (LF) Brewers .280 8 18 .333 .610 2 Ike Davis (1B) Mets .168 3 9 .225 .274 3 Ian Kinsler (2B) Rangers .284 5 17 .378 .517 4 Daniel Valencia (3B) Twins .216 1 10 .231 .330 5 Kevin Youkilis (3B) Red Sox .219 2 9 .292 .344 Pitcher Team W L ERA SV SO BB 6 Craig Breslow...
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