Archive for: Chris Narveson

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 »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/22/11 Part 1

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/22/11 Part 1

The Milwaukee Brewers kicked off tonight’s double header in exciting fashion, beating the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-1. Hoping to get at least a moderate effort, Chris Narveson went 5.1 great innings of shutout baseball, allowing just 5 hits.... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/21/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/21/11

The battle marches on. The Milwaukee Brewers beat the New York Meta 6-2 to sweep the series and continue to wear the look of a true powerhouse ball club, at home or on the road. Yovani Gallardo picked up the win in a stellar 7 inning performance... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: One Down, Two To Go

Daybreak Doppler: One Down, Two To Go

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is Black & White Catherine Zeta-Jones The Brewers started a 3 game set with the Cardinals last night, a series which may dictate a lot in the NL Central Standings.... read more »

 

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

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

The Milwaukee Brewers finally figured out a way to inflate their dismal road record-fatten up against what amounts to a Triple-A team in the likes of the Houston Astros. It looked like it was going to be another rout when first baseman... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. Still the Year of the Narv Dog– 8.2.11

A Simple Kind of Fan.  Still the Year of the Narv Dog– 8.2.11

Chris Narveson has exceeded expectations throughout the 2011 season.  Many loyal readers will recall that I wrote a piece back on March 1 st predicting a big year from the lefthander.  In fact, I said that by the end of... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/31/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/31/11

It took a little magic, but the sweep streak continued. The Milwaukee Brewers beat the Houston Astros 5-4 to cap their 6th straight victory. Pitcher Chris Narveson got the no-decision, surviving almost 7 innings, giving up 3 of Houston’s... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/30/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/30/11

The Milwaukee Brewers continued their winning ways, defeating the Houston Astros 6-2 for their 5th win in a row. The Brewers, hitting a softer part of their schedule, are taking advantage of the opportunity to keep ahead in the NL Central. The... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/26/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/26/11

There’s nothing like a division win to start off a home series. The Milwaukee Brewers beat the bitter rival Chicago Cubs 3-2 to keep pace in the NL Central race, slightly over 2 months from the end. They began a stretch of 18 games against... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/24/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/24/11

The Milwaukee Brewers lost another tough one to the San Francisco Giants, 2-1 this time, and head back to the comforts of Miller Park following a still-successful 5-6 road trip. The Crew and the Giants got into some excellent pitching matchups... read more »