Sports Minute: Here is the latest Wisconsin sports news from The Associated Press
MILWAUKEE (AP) - Carl Crawford and Scott Van Slyke drove in two runs each yesterday in the Los Angeles Dodgers' 9-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers. Ramon Hernandez added a home run for the Dodgers, who took 2 of 3 from Milwaukee. Ryan Braun hit a solo shot for the Brewers in the sixth inning.
MILWAUKEE (AP) - Milwaukee right-hander Kyle Lohse will miss his next scheduled start because of irritation in his pitching elbow. Mike Fiers will start in place of Lohse on Saturday against Pittsburgh. Manager Ron Roenicke says Lohse could go this weekend, but the team "would rather try to get rid" of the irritation.
MILWAUKEE (AP) - The Brewers are planning to honor a Wauwatosa police officer who was gunned down on Christmas Eve while on duty. The team is dedicating its opening ceremony tomorrow to Officer Jennifer Sebena. Her family will be at the game, and Sebena's fried, Officer Katie Gierach, will throw out the first pitch.
MILWAUKEE (AP) - The Milwaukee Wave indoor soccer team will stay in downtown Milwaukee. Wave representatives say the team has signed a 2-year contract with the Wisconsin Center District to continue to play at the U.S. Cellular Arena. Goalkeeper Nick Vorberg says the arena provides a great atmosphere for the team.
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