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Will the Brewers Go “All In” Again in 2015?

It’s been awhile, so hopefully the cliche can be forgiven: are the Brewers going to go “all in” and deal away some of their top prospects for immediate impact? If they do so, it really shouldn’t be a surprise, because it would be the third time… [More]

Game of the Year: Brewers vs Cardinals (7/11/14)

On Friday July 11, 2014, the Brewers welcomed the Cardinals into Miller Park to begin a big three-game series before the All-Star break. At 52-41, the Brewers were in first place, two games ahead of the Cards. A perch they had held for 89 consecutive… [More]

Blaming Ron Roenicke

By on September 8, 2014

Blaming Ron Roenicke

If you believe that baseball managers are at least somewhat responsible for the quality of their players’ performance, then Ron Roenicke has had a very bad month. Capped off by yesterday’s 9-1 blowout — a game during which many observers felt the Brewers simply gave… [More]

The Ripperger Report

By on September 1, 2014

The Ripperger Report

“This is the thing that bothers me: this is the same umpire that we had before, and he is terrible behind home plate. He calls pitches that aren’t even close.” The above quote was courtesy of Brewers’ manager Ron Roenicke following Wednesday’s extra-inning loss to… [More]

Ron Roenicke’s Rotten Weekend

The Brewers dropped a pair of tough losses in St Louis over the weekend. The first came Saturday night, a high scoring 9-7 loss where the Crew got behind early and rallied several times, only to ultimately come up short in the end. Sunday’s loss… [More]

HOOKED: A Brief Brewers History of Short Starts

Matt Garza made 42 pitches during Saturday night’s start against the Washington Nationals. 28 pitches were for strikes. Yet, when Ron Roenicke made his way to the mound to remove Garza from the game, there was still only one out in the first inning. Across… [More]

Series Preview: Cardinals @ Brewers

Forget the Cardinals, Brewers fans need a pep-talk! So, this series actually features an intriguing set of pitching match-ups. Yovani Gallardo arguably has an even match with Joe Kelly returning from the disabled list, Jimmy Nelson takes over Marco Estrada‘s ace-slaying role, and two up-and-coming… [More]

The Brewers Not-So-Terrible Base Running

The Brewers dropped a frustrating 3-2 decision to the Phillies on Monday night. The loss was the Brewers sixth defeat in their last seven contests, their worst stretch of the season to date. The frustration from the piling up losses was compounded by the fact… [More]

Status Report: Brewers’ Right-Handed Relief

Following Friday’s blockbuster deal between the Cubs and A’s, trade season is in full swing. Sitting atop the NL Central makes the Brewers potential buyers. So, over the weekend, Ryan Topp sketched out the Brewers’ situation. As he noted, right-handed relief pitching is near the… [More]

Series Preview: Brewers @ Blue Jays

If you had told me in February that the Brewers and Toronto Blue Jays would both be in first place for their July meeting, I would have said, “you’re nuts.” Then, cartwheels abound. Certainly, I thought that the Brewers could produce a solid season if… [More]