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15 years since Big Blue tragedy

A sculpture entitled “Teamwork” stands outside Miller Park Monday, July 14 in Milwaukee.  Crafted by Rotblatt-Amrany Studio, the sculpture is dedicated to all those who help build Miller Park and in the memory of William R. DeGraves, Jerome Starr and Jeffrey A. Wischer who died while building Miller Park 15-years-ago. (Staff photo by Kevin Harnack)

In a plaza outside the Milwaukee Brewers' ballpark stands a 12-foot statue. Not one that honors a baseball hero, but one that is dedicated to the workers who built Miller Park, including the three who lost their lives when a huge crane collapsed during construction on this day 15 years ago.

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