MILWAUKEE (AP) — Christian Yelich, Travis Shaw and Mike Moustakas hit home runs as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-4 Friday night. Orlando Arcia drove in two runs with a bunt double for the Brewers, who remained a game and a half behind the NL Central-leading Chicago Cubs, who defeated Cincinnati.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Still no answers on A-Rod. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is questionable for Sunday’s NFC North showdown with Minnesota. Rodgers missed the end of the first half of the Week 1 victory against Chicago with an injured left knee and did not practice Wednesday and Thursday,
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings are preparing for all scenarios for Sunday’s game against the Green Bay Packers and injured quarterback Aaron Rodgers. The two-time NFL MVP was held out of practice at midweek to focus on rehabbing what he says is a sprained left knee. He might be more limited in the pocket than usual. It still didn’t stop Rodgers from helping the Packers beat the Bears last week. The Vikings say they think Rodgers is playing and will be ready for anything.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The offense is nearly back to full strength at No. 6 Wisconsin, where receiver Danny Davis is coming back from suspension on Saturday against BYU. Starting tight end Zander Neuville also returned last week against BYU, meaning quarterback Alex Hornibrook has two more targets in the passing game. The Cougars’ biggest challenge will be on the ground, where they must stop the nation’s leading rusher, Jonathan Taylor