The Milwaukee Brewers vs. the Milwaukee Milkmen: How the Two Baseball Teams Compare

Root, root, root for the home team… but which one? You already know the Brewers. Meet the Milkmen.

The Milwaukee Milkmen are part of the American Association of Independent Professional Baseball, a league
that’s unaffliated with major league teams. They began play May 16, but their home opener is delayed until
June 24 (vs. the Gary SouthShore RailCats) because the cold winter slowed construction of their new stadium
in Franklin. Here’s how the new kids stack up against our town’s big-leaguers.

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Tom Tolan is managing editor at Milwaukee Magazine, where he's worked since January 2016. He spent 24 years at The Milwaukee Journal and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel as a copy editor, assistant metro editor and reporter. He lives in Shorewood.