Milwaukee Brewers defeat Pittsburgh Pirates, 5-4

On a day when virtually the entire sports world is enthralled with the events centered in the south beach area of Florida, Geoff Jenkins announced he would not be signing with the National Basketball Association's Miami Heat despite his salary demands fitting under the salary cap.

LeBron James jokes aside, Jenkins did have an announcement to make, one that made him and his wife, Jennifer, teary eyed as he slipped his arms through his old Milwaukee Brewers jersey and sig...

Maybe the day off worked.

Ryan Braun has been mired in a slump that he has been unfamiliar with because, quite frankly, the guy has been so good for most of his life, he usually has snapped out of these things long before they became too noticeable.

But the Milwaukee Brewers' all-star leftfielder has been trying to find it for weeks, maybe more than a month, and manager Ken Macha finally decided to give him a day off Thursday, hoping the break would somehow bring Bra...