Archive for: Jerry Hairston

A Simple Kind of Fan. The First Hitless Yuni Watch – 8.31.11

A Simple Kind of Fan. The First Hitless Yuni Watch – 8.31.11

Ouch.  Yuni took the collar this week with an 0 x 19 performance.  You have to at least admire his consistency.  For the week he also managed to not walk, not score a run, or drive in an RBI.  His roller coaster season continues to... read more »

 

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 »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/15/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/15/11

The Milwaukee Brewers, playing their first game against a non-division opponent in 3 weeks, beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-0 to continue their lead in the NL Central. The Crew played their best defensive game of the year in a close battle that... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. The Player of the Month Yuni Watch – 8.3.11

A Simple Kind of Fan.  The Player of the Month Yuni Watch – 8.3.11

Brace yourselves folks.  Yuni Betancourt was named the Milwaukee Player of the Month.  Improbable would be the best word to describe that achievement.  I’m not sure if that is a compliment to Yuni or an indictment of the... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: Sweeps & Training Camps

Daybreak Doppler: Sweeps & Training Camps

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is Women from Showtime’s Spartacus. Lucy Lawless Two sweeps in a row for the Brewers? That’s what we got yesterday when the Brewers beat the Astros 5-4 &... read more »