San Francisco's Jake Peavy is flirting with a no-hitter against the visiting Milwaukee Brewers.
The Brewers optioned right-hander Jimmy Nelson to Class-A Advanced Brevard County to make room for reliever Alfredo Figaro.
San Francisco poured it on against the visiting Brewers late Friday night.
After spending his entire major-league career in the NL Central, former Brewers closer John Axford wasn't planning on returning to the Miller Park mound in the middle of a pennant race.
UW BADGER FOOTBALL NEWS
Facts and tidbits heading into Saturday's game in Houston between the No. 14 Wisconsin Badgers and the No. 13 LSU Tigers.
When No. 14 Wisconsin plays No. 13 LSU at 8 p.m. Saturday in Houston, all the pent-up emotion of a nearly eight-month layoff will be released on national television.
Predictions from around the web for Saturday night's Wisconsin-LSU game.
Kenzel Doe has had issues fumbling in the past, but he also has two returns for touchdowns and thinks his best is yet to come.
MILWAUKEE BUCKS NEWS
With second-round pick Damien Inglis in the fold, the Bucks have signed all three of their 2014 draft picks.
The Clippers made a trade on Tuesday, sending Jared Dudley and a projected 2017 first-round draft pick to the Bucks in exchange for Carlos Delfino, center Miroslav Raduljica and a 2015 second-round selection.
The Bucks agreed to trade Carlos Delfino and Miroslav Raduljica to the Los Angeles Clippers for Jared Dudley and a future first-round pick, according to FOX Sports 1 NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski.
The Orlando Magic have named Bill Peterson, a longtime assistant coach with the Milwaukee Bucks, as the head coach of their D-League team, the Erie BayHawks.
Among the Packers' cuts on Saturday was safety Chris Banjo. Meanwhile, underdog receiver Jeff Janis made Green Bay's 53-man roster.
With the Packers making their cuts down to a 53-man roster and the season opener in Seattle on Thursday, send your questions to beat writer Paul Imig for this week's mailbag.
FOX Sports Wisconsin.com's Paul Imig offers his final projection for what Green Bay's 53-man roster will look like.
Without Josh Gordon, the Browns might be in the market for adding a wide receiver.
UW MENS BASKETBALL
When John Pudner tells you an off-the-radar point guard from the University of Utah could be the next national player of the year â well, he might just have something there.
Final Four teams Florida and Wisconsin could meet in the semifinals of the fourth annual Battle 4 Atlantis.
While Sam Dekker and Josh Gasser have, as usual, high expectations for their team, don't expect any bold proclamations based on early preseason rankings.
Fifth-year senior Josh Gasser is reinvigorating his game. And, fully recovered from his knee injury of two years ago, his final season at Wisconsin very well could be his best.