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The Net Worth of MVP Candidates and Brewer Players

For the second consecutive year, the BBWAA awarded Miguel Cabrera the AL MVP over Mike Trout. Cabrera received 23 out of the 30 first place votes and totaled 385 points while Mike Trout accrued only 5 first place votes and 282 points. The actual vote… [More]

Could Casey Come Back to Bat for the Brewers?

After a successful 2013 season in Japan, former Brewers fan favorite Casey McGehee has let it be known that he would be open to return to a MLB team. In 120 games for the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles, McGehee hit .306 BA / .922 OPS… [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]

Hart Could Take Discount & End Brewers’ Misery at 1B

At this point, Brewers fans pretty much scoff at the idea of a hometown discount. Some harbored hope that CC Sabathia, Prince Fielder or Zack Greinke would look back fondly on their time in Milwaukee and consider spurning larger offers on the free agent market to sign… [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]

Brewers Rely On Yuni in Ninth, He Predictably Fails

Watching close games slip away can crawl under one’s skin. However, watching close games slip away because of questionable managerial decisions is even more maddening. The Brewers unfortunately experienced one of the latter on Wednesday evening against the Cubs. The ninth inning is not what… [More]

Give Lohse the Lead & Brewers Will Win

Sunday was special for the Brewers in a few ways. Their 9-1 win secured both a series and season-series victory over the Phillies. The “W” also extended the Brewers’ winning streak to three. Their longest winning streak since their nine game surge that skidded to… [More]

Saturn Nuts or Scary Stats?

On Sunday morning, I did something out of the ordinary and slept in. I walked my dogs then double-checked that everything was good to go with my fantasy baseball line-up. That’s when I saw that the Brewers game had started and the Crew was already… [More]

Miller Park’s Foul Ball Wall of Fame

It was the second inning of Friday’s game between the Brewers and Cardinals. Carlos Gomez stepped to the plate as the NL leader in batting average. After going 6-for-37 (.162 AVG) through the first nine games of the season, Gomez had gone on a tear…. [More]

What The &%*# Is Going On With Yuni Betancourt?

Few players inspire such a visceral reaction amongst the baseball community like Yuniesky Betancourt. He’s become the punchline for countless jokes and even caused our own Jaymes Langrehr to contemplate jumping out of a window upon hearing of his signing earlier this spring. After all,… [More]