Adam Wieser | Disciples of Uecker - Part 5

Disciples of Uecker

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Could Casey Come Back to Bat for the Brewers?

After a successful 2013 season in Japan, former Brewers fan favorite Casey McGehee has let it be known that he would be open to return to a MLB team. In 120 games for the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles, McGehee hit .306 BA / .922 OPS… [More]

Game of The Year: Brewers vs Diamondbacks (4/7/13)

It might have only been the sixth game of the 2013 season, the finale of their second series, but the Brewers battle against the Diamondbacks on April 7th would come to encapsulate their entire season. A few strong personal performances were eventually overcome by injuries, mistakes,… [More]

PTBNL: Michael Blazek

By on September 16, 2013

PTBNL: Michael Blazek

When the Brewers shipped John Axford to St. Louis on Friday, August 30th, the initial return was the infamous PTBNL (player to be named later). But it didn’t take long for that player to be named. By Saturday, August 31st, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported… [More]

Who’s On First?

By on September 13, 2013

Who’s On First?

If asked this simple question (who’s on first for the 2014 Brewers?), I wouldn’t have a good answer. After losing Corey Hart and Matt Gamel to season ending injuries, the Brewers have struggled to find a competent, or even replacement level, first baseman this year…. [More]

Norichika Aoki versus Mr. Zero’s “Serpentine Fastball”

Chang-Yong Lim isn’t your usual September call-up for the Chicago Cubs. He is 37 and one year removed from his second Tommy John surgery. But, before Lim could even throw his first major league pitch, he found himself on the mound at Wrigley Field with… [More]

Braun Calls Fans to Apologize

By on September 6, 2013

Braun Calls Fans to Apologize

Yesterday, reports started to swirl that some Brewer fans were receiving an unexpected surprise – a personal call and apology from Ryan Braun. Brewers COO Rick Schlesinger joined WTMJ’s “Wisconsin’s Afternoon News” program to confirm the story. The call was not a generic, prerecorded robocall… [More]

The Bumpy Career of Stormin’ Gorman

“They come to see me strike out, hit a home run, or run into a fence. I try to accommodate them at least one way every game.” A current Brewers fan might assume the statement above came from Carlos Gomez. Though Gomez has provided plenty… [More]

Brandon Kintzler: A Sinking Success

In 2006, Brandon Kintzler reported to Peoria, Arizona for spring training as a member of the San Diego Padres organization. While there, he felt some discomfort in his pitching arm. For a while he popped Advil and hoped it would go away. When it wouldn’t… [More]

An Open Letter to All MLB Managers

Dear MLB Managers – Please set aside a few minutes to read this entire post. I know all of you are pretty busy. Some of you are in the midst of the playoff hunt. Others may be managing to keep your job. And all of… [More]

Streaming with the Enemy

By on August 23, 2013

Streaming with the Enemy

Wednesday was a fateful day for Brewers fans not at Miller Park. FS Wisconsin did not broadcast the finale of the Brewers-Cardinals series. While Rock and BA enjoyed a day off, Ueker and Joe Block were still there to paint a picture for the radio… [More]