Archive for: Casey McGehee

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/20/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/20/11

Welcome home Milwaukee Brewers! The Brewers returned home from a disappointing road trip and had an even more disappointing start to a short home series, losing to the AL Tampa Bay Rays 8-4. The bad news: Brewers’ starter Chris Narveson... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/17/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/17/11

What a long, strange trip it’ll be. The Milwaukee Brewers started a stretch of 15 interleague games with a dud, falling to the Boston Red Sox 10-4 in what ended up a bit of a disaster. Brewers’ starter Shaun Marcum left after 1 inning... read more »

 

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

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

The Milwaukee Brewers beat the St. Louis Cardinals in front of the home crowd tonight 5-3, pulling within a half game of the division leading rival. With the exception of an early monster home run from Prince Fielder, the Brewers spent the first... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/8/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/8/11

What a wild day for a baseball game. The Milwaukee Brewers had a strong first half, a terrible late stretch, and an explosive finish as they won the second game of the series to the New York Mets, 7-6. A hot summer day early shifted to a ominous... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. Fixing the MLB Umpiring Problem – 6.7.11

A Simple Kind of Fan. Fixing the MLB Umpiring Problem – 6.7.11

Remember back in 1987 when Team Streak was setting the baseball world on fire in early April?  Of course you do.  Do you remember who was umpiring at second base during Yount’s dramatic diving save of Juan Nieves’s no hitter? ... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/4/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/4/11

It’s not their best-looking victory, but the Milwaukee Brewers took their second straight road win, 3-2 against the Florida Marlins. Besides scoring just enough runs to win, little else went right for the Brewers. There was a solid mix... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less. 5/28/11

Carlos Gomez started things off with a bang today by hitting an inside-the-park homerun in the first inning.  That was all of the offense Randy Wolf would need for most of the day.  Wolf allowed two runs and scattered three hits and one walk... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. Drawing Conclusions– 5.24.11

A Simple Kind of Fan.  Drawing Conclusions– 5.24.11

As the season creeps closer to the 1/3 mark, there are some definite conclusions we can draw about the 2011 Milwaukee Brewers.  For instance, this team has proven it has the starting pitching capable of competing with any staff in baseball. ... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 5/21/11

The Milwaukee Brewers made a return to normal baseball tonight as they took a plain and simple 9 inning win over the visiting Colorado Rockies, 3-2. Starting pitcher Shaun Marcum had a small first inning hiccup when he allowed a solo home run... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 5/20/11

Hopefully everyone survived the absence of the “250 or Less” during the Brewers’ late night road trip. Glad the team is back in the Central Time Zone, though that didn’t stop the game from approaching midnight. The Milwaukee... read more »