Archive for: Carlos Gomez

A Simple Kind of Fan. Not Winnin’ Nothin’ Without no Rickie– 8.30.11

A Simple Kind of Fan. Not Winnin’ Nothin’ Without no Rickie– 8.30.11

When the Brewers left San Francisco on July 24 th , the team was fresh off a meager 5-6 road trip.  As losers of two straight, there was still a good deal of optimism remaining for fans.  The theory was that the schedule would become... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. The Crashing Back to Earth Yuni Watch – 8.24.11

A Simple Kind of Fan. The Crashing Back to Earth Yuni Watch – 8.24.11

This week in the Yuni Watch, we see that Yuni is coming back to Earth.  Stat heads call this regressing towards the mean.  It seems as if he couldn’t keep up the torrid pace he set for six memorable weeks.  For the week, Yuni had... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. The Belling Inspired Yuni Watch – 7.27.11

A Simple Kind of Fan.  The Belling Inspired Yuni Watch – 7.27.11

Ever since Mark Belling unfortunately shot his mouth off about Yuni being a .300 hitter in July, I have been closely following this statistic.  While wrong at the time, he is currently hitting .300 in the month... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/20/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/20/11

The ends justify the means. The Milwaukee Brewers will tell you that as they got a 10th inning win over the Arizona Diamondbacks, 5-2. There remains plenty to say about how they got there, but sometimes you just have to take the win. Chris Narveson... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. My Roenicke Grievances – 7.5.11

A Simple Kind of Fan.  My Roenicke Grievances – 7.5.11

Runnin’ Ron Roenicke has had a rough first half as a rookie big league manager.  He has had bullpen hunches go awry and he has watched his preferred veterans fail in disappointing fashion.  One of the main problems with the 2011 Milwaukee... read more »

 

Is Casey McGehee on the JJ Hardy Track?

Casey McGehee is having a miserable season for the Milwaukee Brewers. Posting a .586 OPS during the first half of this season (for a nifty OPS+ of 61) is down in the dreaded Bettancourt Zone of Horrid Production. Casey’s bad half season... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: Unsightly Minnesota Dust Bunnies

Daybreak Doppler: Unsightly Minnesota Dust Bunnies

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is Women From HBO Shows. Amanda Seyfried (Big Love) Greetings loyal Daybreak Doppler readers. With Wally out of the office, he looked far and wide for a adequate... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/25/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/25/11

A Milwaukee Brewers bounce-back was expected eventually, but like this? The Brewers put up an RBI Baseball forfeit (a 10-run win, for those classic Nintendo gamers) in a 11-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins. The Crew has a lot of work to... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: Your 1st Place NL Central Milwaukee Brewers

Daybreak Doppler: Your 1st Place NL Central Milwaukee Brewers

Seeing as Father’s Day is this weekend, this week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is Women with Notable Fathers. Emma Roberts (Eric Roberts) Yes, you read that right, Your First Place Milwaukee Brewers... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 5/30/11

After a fantastic homestand, the question of whether the Milwaukee Brewers can maintain momentum on the road was answered: No. Happy Memorial Day to you and your families. What a beautiful day it was in Milwaukee. Unfortunately the Brewers weren’t... read more »