Archive for: 250 Words

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/17/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/17/11

The Milwaukee Brewers drop their division-clinching magic number to 5 as they beat the Cincinnati Reds 10-1, their biggest margin of victory since before the All-Star break. St. Louis lost as well, putting the Crew within reach of their first... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/16/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/16/11

The Milwaukee Brewers busted out of their hitting slump in a big way, beating the Cincinnati Reds 6-3 to open a 6-game road trip, the final of the regular season. Truthfully, they only had 7 hits in the game, not exactly a full onslaught that... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: The Day Off

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: The Day Off

I’m making a special day-off edition of Brewers 250 to declare tomorrow’s Brewers/Reds game “must win.” Ron Roenicke is the Brewers’ first year manager, having been plucked from Mike Scioscia’s fruitful coaching tree.... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/14/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/14/11

You can’t win ‘em all. Unfortunately beyond that logic, you can’t even be within a winning strike of ‘em all. The Milwaukee Brewers lost the final game of the season series with the Colorado Rockies 6-2 and now embark... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/13/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/13/11

The Milwaukee Brewers did it in electrifying fashion tonight, beating the Colorado Rockies 2-1 in 11 innings. Ryan Braun was the big hero of the game, snapping a hitless streak by belting a walk off home run to send everyone home. He had been... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/9/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/9/11

Another game, another dud. The Milwaukee Brewers made it interesting in the end but still fell to the Philadelphia Phillies 5-3, their 5th consecutive loss at home. The Crew brought the tying run to the plate twice in the 9th inning but only... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/7/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/7/11

Hold up your glass for a toast Milwaukee. You won’t see the St. Louis Cardinals again in 2011. The Cardinals took the game tonight 2-0, and has won 5 of the last 6 against Milwaukee. Was that the big story today? Perhaps the two ejections... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/6/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/6/11

The Milwaukee Brewers fell 4-2 to the St. Louis Cardinals tonight in an uninspired effort by the visiting team. Yovani Gallardo had his second straight loss to the division rivals in as many starts. On the season he is 1-3 vs. St. Louis with... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/5/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/5/11

It’s almost like the last week didn’t happen. The Milwaukee Brewers, still feeling the sting of a sweep at home, put up their fourth victory in a row by beating the St. Louis Cardinals 4-1. The Crew held a 10.5 game lead in the NL... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less; 9/4/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less; 9/4/11

If the Milwaukee Brewers suffered from a confidence deficiency after being swept at home by the St. Louis Cardinals, they found the perfect prescription in the lowly Houston Astros.  The Brewers completed their second consecutive series... read more »