Milwaukee Brewers defeat Washington Nationals, 7-5

Chris Narveson didn't have any problems whatsoever in the first inning, the one frame that has killed his chances to win so many times this season.

The three innings that followed mucked up his final line, but the Milwaukee Brewers left-hander finally settled down and kept his team from falling so far behind that a comeback was a pipedream.

Narveson, who came into the game with a 12.60 earned-run average in the first inning, allowed five runs in the first four inning...

Hall of Fame broadcaster Bob Uecker announced his return to the radio booth with six words:

"I'm ready to rock and roll," he proclaimed at the start of his afternoon news conference at Miller Park before Friday's series opener between the Milwaukee Brewers and Washington Nationals.

Uecker returned to play-by-play duty on WTMJ-AM (620) Friday night for the first time since his April 30 heart surgery. The procedure involved removing part of an enlarged aorta, replacing...