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Yelich, Brewers set for series in Arizona

There is rarely a good time to face Christian Yelich. The Arizona Diamondbacks’ timing might be worse than most. The Milwaukee Brewers right fielder has hit home runs in three of his past four games — including a grand slam Tuesday — tying him with the Los Angeles Dodgers’ Cody Bellinger

A’s hope to stay hot against Twins

The Oakland Athletics are riding homers as they open a four-game road series against the Minnesota Twins on Thursday. The recent numbers for manager Bob Melvin’s A’s have been impressive — six consecutive victories, winners of 12 of 14 and a sizzling 19-5 in their last 24 games. The club arrives

Wednesday Sports in Brief

Los Angeles pitcher Noe Ramirez has been suspended for three games and fined an undisclosed amount for throwing a pitch in the area of Houston outfielder Jake Marisnick’s head, and Angels manager Brad Ausmus has been suspended a game and fined. Joe Torre, Chief Baseball Officer for Major League

Ernie Broglio, 21-game winner traded for Lou Brock, dies

Ernie Broglio, a 21-game winner in 1960 who is remembered most as the player traded by the St. Louis Cardinals for Hall of Famer Lou Brock, has died. Broglio’s daughter, Donna Broglio Cavallaro, confirmed her father’s death on social media. Another daughter, Nancy Broglio Salerno, told the