Archive for: Casey McGehee

Brewers Midseason Report Card

Brewers Midseason Report Card

We’ve hit the All-Star break, passed the mathematical midpoint of the season last week, and Milwaukee sits at 40-45, 8 games back of division leading Pittsburgh (yeah, I can’t believe I wrote that either) and 6 games back of a wild... read more »

 

PD Sunday Sampler 12/18/11: Packer Perfection

PD Sunday Sampler 12/18/11:  Packer Perfection

The debate has been audible for much of the season, the decibel level increasing in correspondence with every win by the Green Bay Packers.  This week, after losing starting wide receiver Greg Jennings to a (regular) season-ending knee injury,... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. The Shine of Two MVPs. – 10.4.11

A Simple Kind of Fan. The Shine of Two MVPs. – 10.4.11

Miller Park was rocking all weekend thanks to the performance of the best twosome in baseball, Ryan Braun and Prince Fielder.  Both players have been carrying the offense and have proven why they were considered dual MVP candidates all... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. The Playoff Preview. – 9.27.11

A Simple Kind of Fan. The Playoff Preview. – 9.27.11

For this week’s playoff edition, I thought I would take a look at each player that will be on the roster starting from most important to the team’s goal of winning a World Series down the least important.  I would think of... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. Out of Control Expectations – 9.20.11

A Simple Kind of Fan. Out of Control Expectations – 9.20.11

Poor play against the Phillies and Cardinals caused many fans to get out on the ledge and begin to panic.  In general, there was an increasingly large faction proclaiming that the 2011 Brewers were done.  These fans say that the Brewers... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. How RRR can Help. – 9.13.11

A Simple Kind of Fan. How RRR can Help. – 9.13.11

Since the first botched double switch on Opening Day, I have been riding RRR hard week in and week out.  His dogged persistence in some under-performing facets of the team continues to bewilder and surprise knowledgeable fans.  There... 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 »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. Not the Worst SS Yuni Watch – 9.7.11

A Simple Kind of Fan. Not the Worst SS Yuni Watch – 9.7.11

This week in the Yuni Watch we try to assess just how bad the season has turned for Milwaukee’s favorite Cuban shortstop.  Obviously he has struggled since his torrid July Renaissance and today we try to find out if he is the worst... 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: 9/2/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/2/11

The Milwaukee Brewers snapped a 3 game losing streak by rallying against the Houston Astros 8-2. Zack Greinke ended up with the win, going 6 innings and giving up 9 hits, the most he’s surrendered all season. Greinke just never looked... read more »