FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, file photo, Milwaukee Brewers’ Christian Yelich reacts after receiving a standing ovation from the crowd after hitting a triple to complete the cycle during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds, in Milwaukee. When Yelich takes the field against the Los Angeles Dodgers, he’ll have one group of Milwaukee fans rooting especially loud for his success: Serbian-Americans.
FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, file photo, Milwaukee Brewers’ Christian Yelich reacts after receiving a standing ovation from the crowd after hitting a triple to complete the cycle during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds, in Milwaukee. When Yelich takes the field against the Los Angeles Dodgers, he’ll have one group of Milwaukee fans rooting especially loud for his success: Serbian-Americans. Aaron Gash, File AP Photo
FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, file photo, Milwaukee Brewers’ Christian Yelich reacts after receiving a standing ovation from the crowd after hitting a triple to complete the cycle during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds, in Milwaukee. When Yelich takes the field against the Los Angeles Dodgers, he’ll have one group of Milwaukee fans rooting especially loud for his success: Serbian-Americans. Aaron Gash, File AP Photo

In Milwaukee, Yelich’s success stirs Serbian pride

October 12, 2018 01:12 AM