Ryan Braun | Disciples of Uecker - Part 4

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Skeletons in the NL Central Closet

Ryan Braun fielded questions from the media for the first time last week. Outside of two letters of apology, one for general consumption and one specifically for Brewers’ fans, Braun’s 15-minute chat was his first interaction with the press since serving a 65-game suspension for… [More]

Mark Rogers and Managing the Burn

Mark Rogers, the Brewers’ 2004 first round draft pick, recently made his way to Venezuela. If things go as planned, Rogers will pitch in his Venezuelan Winter League debut for the Bravos de Margarita this week. After spending six years in the Brewers’ minor league… [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]

ESPN Sunday Night Baseball Commentators Talk Braun

Last night, the Brewers and Cardinals played on ESPN. Nationally televised games obviously garner more attention from markets outside Wisconsin, so it was interesting to hear the ESPN commentators talk about Ryan Braun and his PED suspension to such a wide audience. ESPN released a… [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]

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]