Sunday, September 25
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Dan Straily pitched into the seventh inning and Joey Votto hit a two-run homer to lift the Cincinnati Reds to a 6-1 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers Saturday night. Votto's 26th home run gave Cincinnati a 2-0 lead in the first inning against Brewers starter Taylor Jungmann. But Jungmann settled down from there, giving up just those two runs on three hits and four walks over four innings in his first start in the big leagues since April 28th.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Pass-rushing linebacker Clay Matthews will miss the Green Bay Packers' game Sunday against Detroit because of ankle and hamstring injuries. The Packers will also be without Morgan Burnett after the starting safety was ruled out on Saturday with a groin injury.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Leo Musso returned a fumble 66 yards for a touchdown in the third quarter and Number 11 Wisconsin turned its early-season showdown with 8th ranked Michigan State into a rout, beating the Spartans 30-6 Saturday. Redshirt freshman Alex Hornibrook threw for 195 yards and a touchdown in his first start for Wisconsin, outplaying fifth-year senior Tyler O'Connor, his Michigan State counterpart.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Three Michigan State players held their right fists in the air while standing for the national anthem before the eighth-ranked Spartans played 11th-ranked Wisconsin Saturday. Running back Delton Williams, safety Kenney Lyke and defensive end Gabe Sherrod each made the gesture on the sideline in East Lansing.