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denise asked in SportsBaseball · 8 years ago

baseball team in milwaukee wi in 1980's?

what was the name of miwaukee baseball team before the brewers

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  • 8 years ago
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    Major league teams in Milwaukee.

    Milwaukee Brewers (National League), 1878. Team folded after one season.

    Milwaukee Brewers (Union Association), 1884. Team, league folded after one season.

    Milwaukee Brewers (American Association), 1891. Team folded after one season, AA folded after the 1891 season (four teams joined the NL).

    Milwaukee Brewers (American League), 1901. Charter member of the AL, but left for St. Louis in 1902, and currently takes the field as the Baltimore Orioles.

    Milwaukee Braves (NL) 1953-65. Arrived from Boston, left for Atlanta.

    The Chicago White Sox (AL) played a total of 20 games in Milwaukee in 1968-69. This was one game per AL opponent, during one regularly scheduled series in Chicago -- nine games in '68, and 11 games in '69.

    Milwaukee Brewers (AL), 1970-97. Arrived from Seattle, had been the Pilots.

    Milwaukee Brewers (NL), 1998-present. The team changed leagues as part of the '98 expansion and concurrent realignment.

    The Angels and Indians (AL) played a relocated series in Milwaukee in 2007, moved from Cleveland due to excessive snow.

    The Cubs and Astros (NL) played a relocated, shortened series in Milwaukee in 2008, moved from Houston due to hurricane weather.

    More than you wanted to know, but now you know it.

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  • Fungo
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    8 years ago

    The team in Milwaukee before the Brewers was the Milwaukee Braves who moved to Atlanta in 1965. Milwaukee had no MLB team until 1970 when the financially trouble Seattle Pilots were sold and moved to Milwaukee - becoming the Brewers.

    Since 1970, through the 1980's, and continuing today, the Brewers are the MLB team in Milwaukee.

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  • David
    Lv 7
    8 years ago

    The Brewers have been in Milwaukee since 1970, whereas the Milwaukee Braves fled to Atlanta after the 1965 season.

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  • 8 years ago

    It was the Milwaukee Braves but the Brewers were in Milwaukee in the 1980s

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  • 3 years ago

    this is a stressful question with the aid of fact it is so subjective. in case you seem at which team performed greater valuable final season, this isn't any contest that the Packers exceeded expectancies, together as the Vikings performed much greater poorly than predicted. If the question have been worded greater precisely as to show "Which team is greater proficient" or "Which team is greater probable to win greater video games" then the question turns right into slightly greater trouble-free to reply to. Assuming you mean to invite "Which team will win greater video games in 2007", commonly you may seem at 2 issues. A team's Quarterback (surely the main important to offensive fulfillment) and the gang's protection. this is a no brainer surprising now that Brett Favre is a mythical quarterback and the suitable historic participant on the two communities, even even though it is likewise no secret that maximum folk believe him to be previous his top in skills and that his over-self belief now and back hurts his team greater suitable than it enables. on the different hand, the Vikings for sure have a greater valuable protection than the Packers, and their run protection became so dominant that maximum communities chosen to %. aside their in any different case ordinary bypass protection to the factor that it became rated close to the backside of the entire league. no one is acquainted with for specific how nicely Viking QB Tarvaris Jackson will carry out in 2007, or perhaps if if or no longer their proficient offensive line will gel and allow Brad Childress's west coast offense to develop. yet given the two communities loss of presence in the loose agent industry, that is secure to anticipate that the hassle-free answer is that the Packers could obtain an exceedingly careful nod with the aid of fact the present "greater valuable" team, as they earned it in 2006. (even although Minnesota is probable the greater proficient team and in a greater valuable place to be triumphant.) The 2007 NFL Draft will go an prolonged way in direction of answering this question.

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