Fans show their love for Braun
Ryan Braun reacts to a strike during the eigth inning of their game against the St. Louis Cardinals Friday, April 6, 2012 at Miller Park in Milwaukee, Wis. MARK HOFFMAN/MHOFFMAN@JOURNALSENTINEL.COMPhoto: Image by Mark Hoffman
A gathering of 46,086 - second-largest ever at Miller Park - welcomed Ryan Braun back to Milwaukee with a standing ovation and chants of "MVP! MVP! MVP!" as the embattled leftfielder strode to the plate for his first at-bat.