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Why Won’t Braun Prove He Hired Bosch As Consultant?

Another offseason, another scandal involving Ryan Braun and performance-enhancing drugs. Perhaps the above statement is a little overstated. What we really have is a Yahoo! Sports report of Ryan Braun’s name on a piece of paper, indicating that he owed money to Tony Bosch. The… [More]

Ryan Braun’s name is on pieces of paper (and that’s about it)

This feels familiar, doesn’t it? For the second straight winter, Ryan Braun’s name is being mentioned in a PED scandal — this time with the Biogenesis lab in Miami that had everyone talking about Alex Rodriguez, Melky Cabrera and Gio Gonzalez last week. The Miami… [More]

Brewers represented by 14 players in WBC

The surprise was ruined weeks ago, but Ryan Braun and Jonathan Lucroy are officially members of Team USA in the 2013 World Baseball Classic. The American team was announced this morning, with the rest of the world’s rosters being announced later this afternoon. Twelve other… [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 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]

Best GIFs of 2012: Brewers Baserunning

There’s only a couple weeks left in 2012 and the Hot Stove has been mostly cold for the Brewers. To help pass the time, here’s a look at some of the better Brewers moments in 2012 in .gif form. August 29 – Jean Segura’s Dash… [More]

Ryan Braun (surprisingly?) finishes 2nd in NL MVP voting

In 2012, Ryan Braun was first in the NL in OPS. First in total bases. First in home runs. First in slugging. First in ISO. First in WPA/LI. First in wOBA. Tied for first in wRC+. And second in the National League Most Valuable Player… [More]

Braun wins 5th straight Silver Slugger

Ryan Braun missed out on the Hank Aaron award and the prevailing opinion is he’ll miss out on the MVP, but at least he’ll take away one piece of hardware from the 2012 season: Braun won his fifth consecutive Silver Slugger award Thursday. Looking at… [More]

Braun named an NL MVP “finalist,” but win still unlikely

It looks like the BBWAA is taking a page out of the Gold Glove book, announcing “finalists” for their awards Wednesday night with a special on MLB Network. Three finalists were named in each league for Rookie of the Year (winner announced November 12), Manager… [More]

Brewers Gold Glove drought hits 30 years

The Brewers had two “nominees” for Gold Gloves heading into Tuesday night’s special on ESPN2, but came away empty-handed once again as neither Ryan Braun nor Aramis Ramirez came away with the award at their position. Colorado’s Carlos Gonzalez beat out Braun and Atlanta’s Martin… [More]