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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Wisconsin sports news from The Associated Press

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MILWAUKEE (AP) - The Milwaukee Brewers broke out of an offensive slumber at home to support Kyle Lohse in a 5-2 win over the San Diego Padres last night. Jean Segura hit a three-run homer. Khris Davis added a solo shot for the Brewers. Milwaukee has won five of six and are a big league-best 16-6.

MILWAUKEE (AP) - San Diego Padres starter Josh Johnson is scheduled to undergo elbow ligament-replacement surgery for the second time and will miss the entire season. The right-hander was placed on the disabled list before the season began. He strained his elbow during spring training and the Padres initially thought he would be out about one month.

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - The Packers will have five prime-time games in 2014. That starts with the NFL opener in Seattle to face the defending champion Seahawks on September 4th. Green Bay also has a high-profile matchup at Lambeau Field against the Patriots on November 30th. The Packers' home opener is in Week 2 against the New York Jets.

MILWAUKEE (AP) - The NCAA says it is placing a Wisconsin college on probation for one year after determining its head football coach arranged scholarships for players in violation of the organization's rules. University of Wisconsin-River Falls' probation period begins immediately. The Division III school also will undergo a review from the NCAA Committee on Financial Aid.

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