Ryan Braun | Disciples of Uecker - Part 11

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2012 Preview: Milwaukee Brewers, Part II

If you had asked me — and other Brewers fans — about the Brewers’ long term chances of competing after the 2009 and 2010 seasons, I would have said, “good luck.” Like others, I felt that the club had too many weaknesses to fill in… [More]

2012 Preview: Milwaukee Brewers, Part I

Along with the rest of the National League, the Milwaukee Brewers’ run environment has declined, meaning that from their Wild Card appearance through their Division Championship, the Brewers’ offense remained consistently above average. 2008: 750 RS (Brewers) / 721 RS (league/park) 2009: 785 RS (Brewers)… [More]

Building and Rebuilding: NL Central Contract Cores

While working on my 2012 NL Central previews, it occurred to me that the teams can be compared to one another for their contractual cores, as well as their 2012 rosters. The more I research these rosters, the more it amazes me how close some… [More]

Dissecting Braun Appeal: Interview w/ Will Carroll [UPDATED]

The Ryan Braun appeal has been dominating the Brewers’ news cycle over the past week. The conflicting information and various reports have been difficult to digest and comprehend, so I asked Will Carroll (@injuryexpert) of Sports Illustrated to come on the podcast and dissect the Ryan Braun saga…. [More]

Statement From Braun’s “Collector” Only Raises More Questions

The sample collector in the Curious Case of Ryan Braun’s Urine released a lengthy statement Tuesday, telling his side of the story. After getting into his background and credentials, Dino Laurenzi, Jr. detailed the events of October 1-3, including the FedEx fiasco that highlighted Braun’s… [More]

What If Braun Were Guilty?

By on February 27, 2012

What If Braun Were Guilty?

We need to get something out of the way right up front. If you’re a person who doesn’t even want to consider the possibility that Ryan Braun could have knowingly taken something on the banned substances list, then this piece isn’t going to be for… [More]

Constructing Lineups with Ryan Braun

Over the past four days or so baseball has been secondary to urine on the mind of those around the Milwaukee Brewers. As interesting as human excrement can be, it would be nice to think about the game for a bit. With Ryan Braun back… [More]

MLB: Management Being Management

Americans don’t have labor consciousness. You might say, “what on earth does this have to do with anything baseball related?,” but luckily, we’re talking about baseball labor. One of the striking aspects of the public response to the Ryan Braun decision — besides the willingness… [More]

New Reports In Braun Case Only Increase Uncertainty

As with most large news stories being covered from multiple angles by a myriad of media outlets, we continue to learn more long after the story is originally reported. The same goes for this fascinating Ryan Braun story. Major League Baseball and the testing facility… [More]

Video: Ryan Braun On Winning Appeal

***** Full video of Ryan Braun’s statement regarding his winning appeal against charges that he tested positive for a performance-enhancing drug in October 2011: