Ryan Braun | Disciples of Uecker - Part 4

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Rounding the Bases: Ryan Braun’s Apology

Welcome to Rounding the Bases, a weekly discussion where we tackle some topic on the minds of Brewers fans at the moment. Follow @RyanTopp and @SteveGarczynski on Twitter to join the discussion. Steve Garczynski: Ryan Braun finally released his statement last night on his suspension and his reasons for taking… [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]

Braun Releases Statement, Tells PED Story

Ryan Braun released an official statement. This comes from a FOX Sports article by Ken Rosenthal, which includes additional commentary at the end: “Now that the initial MLB investigation is over, I want to apologize for my actions and provide a more specific account of… [More]

Braun Not Doing Himself Any Favors

Ryan Braun has already damaged his reputation — perhaps irreversibly so — with much of baseball’s fan base. He has quickly become one of the least-popular players in the league after vehemently denying PED usage after he won his original appeal. After all, people don’t… [More]

Braun & Fielder: A Tale of Two Struggling Sluggers

For years, Ryan Braun and Prince Fielder were the cornerstones of the Brewers organization. They were two of the most feared hitters in the game and helped lead the Brewers to the playoffs for the first time in 26 years. Their paths may have diverged… [More]

PEDs, Payroll, and Baseball’s Competitive Balance

Last week, in the wake of Ryan Braun’s suspension, I posed a question on Twitter, “What’s worse for competitiveness in baseball — a few players taking PEDs or a few teams with payrolls that double/triple their opponents?” My question was not an attempt to justify… [More]

Ryan Braun & Baseball’s Prisoner’s Dilemma

The PED era might be over for Ryan Braun but it is still alive and well in baseball. To think otherwise would be nothing short of foolish. In the days following Braun’s suspension heaps of disappointment and vitriol have been thrown his way. Many believe… [More]

Rounding the Bases: Ryan Braun and Rebuilding

Welcome to Rounding the Bases, the weekly column where Ryan Topp and Steve Garczynski discuss the big questiosn facing the Brewers this week. You can continue the discussion on Twitter by Following @RyanTopp and @Steve Garczynski. ***** Steve Garczynski: It finally happened. Judgement Day. Ryan Braun has been… [More]

Braun Admits Mistakes; Suspended For Rest of Season

Numerous reports regarding the Biogenesis scandal have repeatedly hinted suspensions against Ryan Braun, Alex Rodriguez and approximately two dozen other players could be announced in the coming weeks. For many of us, though, the pending suspensions had never felt real. Story fatigue had set in,… [More]

An Outfield (Anti)Assist and Home Run Distances

Even though not a lot has been going right for the Milwaukee Brewers this season. A lot has been going very right for Jonathan Lucroy lately. Saturday’s game against the Miami Marlins was no different. Lucroy went 4 for 4 with a double, home run,… [More]