Sports – Thursday, September 11th, 2014

September call-up Matt Clark
homered and drove in a pair as the Brewers beat Miami
4-1 on Wednesday night at Miller
.  Wily Peralta gave up just 1 run and five hits
in 6 and two-thirds innings of work.  The
win keeps Milwaukee, tied with Atlanta,
1.5 games behind Pittsburgh for the final N.L
.Wild Card spot and inches them within five games of St. Louis in the N.L. Central.   In the division, Pittsburgh
beats the Phillies 6-3, the Reds tops the Cards 4-2, and Toronto was an 11-1 winner over the Cubs. The
Brewers and Marlins wrap up their series tonight.  Coverage begins at 6:35pm on KFIZ.


Week 2 of the NFL season
kicks off tonight as Baltimore hosts Pittsburgh


The Packers host the New
York Jets on Sunday at Lambeau Field. 
They hope to have Eddie Lacy back as he continues to move through the
NFL’s concussion protocol.  Tackle Brian
Bulaga and tight end Brandon Bostick will try and get through today’s full
practice in pads today.  Sunday’s game
kicks off at 3:25pm.  Coverage begins at
1pm on KFIZ.


The family of Packer Hall of
Famer Bart Starr says he had a mild stroke and is currently recovering in the
hospital.  The family in a statement says
they hope he is able to make a full recovery. 


France upset Spain
65-53 in the quarterfinals of the FIBA Basketball World Cup on Wednesday to
earn a semifinal spot against Serbia.  The United States
plays Lithuania
today in a semifinal game.


College Women’s Volleyball

Ripon 3 Marian 0


We’ve got a pair of high
school football games on the radio on Friday night.  Fond du Lac
travels to Stevens Point.  You’ll hear that game on KFIZ.  Coverage begins at 5:30pm with the Tim Cruz
Agency American Family Insurance Pregame Show. 
The kickoff is set for 7pm.  On
K107.1, St. Mary’s Springs hosts Omro.  The kickoff is set for 7pm and is presented
by BCI Burke Company.