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Posts by Ryan Topp

Revisiting The Kyle Lohse Signing

What can you say about the Brewers right now? Despite an absolutely decimated roster, the Crew somehow managed to win again in extras, downing the Cardinals 5-4 in 11 innings. The bullpen was its usual outstanding self, allowing only one run in five innings of work…. [More]

Surviving The Roster Crunch

By on April 28, 2014

Surviving The Roster Crunch

Baseball is often a game that confounds expectations. Fantasy players and anyone who has ever tried to bet on baseball knows that just because a given lineup or starter looks particularly strong or weak doesn’t mean all that much. Bad starters shut down league leading… [More]

Nine Reasons Brewers are for Real: Part 3

This post  from @RDTopp on WIsports.com, the joint online sports venture with Brewers flagship station 620WTMJ, TODAY’S TMJ4 & NBC26 can be found by clicking here. You can find part 1 by clicking here. Part 2 can be found here.

DoU Podcast Episode 16: Jason Collette

Fangraphs author Jason Collette joins host Vineet Barot to discuss the 16-6 Milwaukee Brewers, Ron Roenicke’s aggressiveness and whether the team can get to 90 wins. You can listen, rate, and review the podcast on iTunes by clicking here.  

Nine Reasons Brewers are for Real: Part 2

You can find this post from @RDTopp on WIsports.com, the joint online sports venture with Brewers flagship station 620WTMJ, TODAY’S TMJ4 & NBC26 right here. You can find part 1 by clicking here.

Nine Reasons Brewers are for Real

You can find this post from @RDTopp on WIsports.com, the joint online sports venture with Brewers flagship station 620WTMJ, TODAY’S TMJ4 & NBC26 by clicking here.

4 Things to Know About Wily Peralta’s Hot Start

On Monday night, the Brewers defeated the Padres 4-3 at Miller Park. The win was their 15th on the year, against only 5 losses, and their 4th victory in a row. Perhaps the most under-appreciated hero of the team’s early hot start is starter Wily… [More]

Brewers Pitchers Avoiding Hard Contact

Before “Gomez-gate” turned a pleasant Easter Sunday into knock-down, dragout 14 inning 3-2 victory, there was a very interesting piece on ESPN.com from Keith Law and Mark Simon examining the usefulness of shifts in MLB. The post (sorry, it’s insider only) makes the case that… [More]

Bullpen Follies Cost Brewers

Through the first 6 innings on Wednesday, the Brewers and Pirates played to a 2-2 stalemate between the game’s starters, Yovani Gallardo and Edinson Volquez. Then the bullpen got involved and things got out of hand quickly. When the carnage was over, the Brewers were… [More]

DoU Podcast: Episode 16 – Will Carroll

Will Carroll (@injuryexpert) joins Host Vineet Barot (@vbarot87) to discuss Ryan Braun, Aramis Ramirez and the Brewers excellent medical staff. You can subscribe, rate and review the podcast on iTunes by clicking here. Music by Milwaukee band “Beach Patrol”