Milwaukee Professional Sports Teams

The City of Milwaukee, Wisconsin has Two Professional Sports Teams.

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A view of the city of Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

Milwaukee Brewers

The Milwaukee Brewers are a professional baseball team based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Brewers compete in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a member club of the National League (NL) Central division. They play their home games at Miller Park, which is located adjacent to Milwaukee's historic Hank Aaron Stadium. The team is named for the city's association with the brewing industry (Beer!).

Brewers fans have been treated to some great players and teams throughout the years. Some of the most famous players to don a Brewers uniform include Robin Yount, Paul Molitor, Rollie Fingers, Cecil Cooper, Ben Sheets, and Ryan Braun. The team has also been lucky enough to have some great managers including Harvey Kuenn, Phil Garner, Ned Yost, and Craig Counsell.

The Brewers have won one World Series Championship, which came in 1982. They have also won six Division Championships (1981, 1982, 2008, 2011, 2018, 2019) and two Wild Card berths (2008, 2011).

Giannis Antetokounmpo shooting a mid-range jumper
He'd probably get the rebound if he missed

Milwaukee Bucks

The Milwaukee Bucks are a professional basketball team that plays in the National Basketball Association (NBA). They call the Fiserv Forum home, which is located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Bucks have had many famous players suit up for them over the years, including Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Oscar Robertson. Other well-known players include Giannis Antetokounmpo, who is currently on the team.

The Bucks have also been coached by some big names in basketball, such as Don Nelson and George Karl. In total, the Milwaukee Bucks have won one NBA championship, which came in 1971. They have also won two conference titles and thirteen division championships.