Archive for: Casey McGehee

A Simple Kind of Fan. My Two Cents on Greinke – 7.12.11

A Simple Kind of Fan.  My Two Cents on Greinke – 7.12.11

There is currently plenty of room on the Zach Greinke bandwagon.  Folks have been jumping ship for weeks and have been quick to label him as a disappointment.  For the record, I disagree entirely with this faction of fans.  While not... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: Brewers Avoid The Sweep Courtesy of Casey McGhee

Daybreak Doppler: Brewers Avoid The Sweep Courtesy of Casey McGhee

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is Women’s World Cup Corine Franco (France) Finally, what we’ve all been waiting for and needed, a Brewers win.  Brian has your game recap . Jack asks... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/6/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/6/11

Sweet relief! The Milwaukee Brewers got a bounce back game and broke out of a slump by taking the rubber match against the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-1. The Brewers finally get to hold their heads proud about their starting pitching. They had put... 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 »

 

Daybreak Doppler: An Unhappy 4th For The Brewers

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is Women’s World Cup Alex Morgan (USA) A promising return home to Miller Park turned ugly late as the Brewers blew a 6-1 lead yesterday.  I think we can all... 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 »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/28/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/28/11

The lights, the cameras, the action: The big stage sure didn’t look too fun. The young Milwaukee Brewers, making their first trip to play the New York Yankees, got ripped to shreds, 12-2, in a game that could preview a potential World... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. The Most Top Heavy Offense in Baseball– 6.28.11

A Simple Kind of Fan. The Most Top Heavy Offense in Baseball– 6.28.11

According to Fangraphs , the Milwaukee Brewers have the 3rd best offensive WAR in the National League.  Except for the abhorred stretch back in May, the offense has been adequate in supporting the terrific starting pitching... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/21/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/21/11

Now this a game to be proud of. The Milwaukee Brewers put together a good, complete effort in a 5-1 victory over the AL Tampa Bay Rays. Milwaukee has a chance to win a series tomorrow, having lost the previous two. Zack Greinke did exactly what... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. Saying No to Everyday Loe – 6.21.11

Ron Roenicke has shown a penchant for stubbornly sticking with square peg solutions to round holed problems.  For example, he has remained steadfast in his preposterous belief that Mark Kotsay can play centerfield. He has also continued... read more »