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Opening Day Deeds

By on April 1, 2013

Opening Day Deeds

Even as a kid, I knew that the Opening Day of the baseball season was special. It was the only day of the year that my father would willingly miss work. He bundled himself amidst layers of long sleeve shirts and sweaters before leaving for… [More]

2013 Preview: Milwaukee Brewers Situational Baseball

According to The Bill James Handbook, the 2012 Milwaukee Brewers scored 168 manufactured runs, and they allowed 151 manufactured runs from their opponents. This was one of the better figures in the National League, although their differential was not as strong as 2011; during their… [More]

The Duality of Rickie Weeks

Last week, Prediction Machine released their forecasts of the 2013 baseball season. After running 50,000 season simulations, they predict the LA Angels will defeat the Washington Nationals in the World Series. Specifically, the Angels won the World Series 12% of the time. The Tigers and… [More]

Circling the Bases: The Infield

Welcome to Circling the Bases, a weekly column where writers Ryan Topp and Steve Garczynski participate in a discussion on one baseball topic. This week, the two tackle the Brewers’ infield. Ryan Topp: Now that the World Baseball Classic has started despite my best efforts,… [More]

…Your Contact Hitting Brewers

Years ago, I remember that Brewers fans gave their beloved Milwaukee Nine the reputation of an undisciplined, strikeout prone club. Our 2008 Wild Card favorites included a gang of bats that might strike out more than 20% of plate appearances, but also hit home runs… [More]

Best GIFs of 2012: Brewers Home Runs

We’ve already done the best baserunning and defensive .gifs of the 2012 season, now we close out 2012 with a bang, thanks to some of the best home run .gifs of the year. July 3: Livan shags a homer This .gif might be the biggest… [More]

Best GIFs of 2012: Brewers Defense

If you missed it last week, we did a recap of some of the best Brewers .gifs when it came to baserunning. Today, we bring you the best defensive plays in .gif form. Crashing into walls! Behind-the-back flips! Exclamation points! June 11 – Braun Pulls… [More]

Tuesday Round Up: The Future of the Brewers!

Every now and then, I have vivid dreams that foretell future events. Of course, none of them have happened yet, but that’s what’s fun about the distant future. Just the other night, I had an amazing dream about the Brewers winning the World Series —… [More]

Quick Hits: Fiers, Weeks, Reliever Woes

ROCKIES SNUFF OUT FIERS IN COLORADO Right-handed phenomenon Mike Fiers imploded last night in Colorado, surrendering eight earned runs in just two innings of work. Those eight earned runs were more than the total earned runs allowed (7) in his previous ten starts combined. The start… [More]

Thursday Round Up: Trade ‘em all!

After spending most of the season reading about the Brewers’ losses the following morning, I had the joy of experiencing six consecutive losses on eastern time, without interrupting my sleep schedule. Needless to say, I was humbled by the idea that the Brewers might save… [More]