Archive for: John Axford

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 »

 

John Axford Sets His Sights On Another Brewers Record

John Axford Sets His Sights On Another Brewers Record

John Axford Is Having A Solid 2011 Milwaukee’s John Axford is having a pretty good season so far. After a blown opening day save in Cincinnati and a shaky April, however, 2011 sure didn’t start out that way. A blown save... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/28/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/28/11

How do you possibly make a sweep any better? The Milwaukee Brewers took all 3 games from the rival Chicago Cubs, winning today 4-2 in their first game without All-Star 2nd baseman Rickie Weeks. Longtime baseball fans in Milwaukee always cherish... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/27/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/27/11

Sometimes you have to take the good with the bad. The Milwaukee Brewers beat their neighbors to the south, the Chicago Cub,s 2-0 on a day when Rickie Weeks went down with a nasty ankle injury. Prince Fielder lead the scoring charge with a home... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: Home Sweet Home

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is IFL Players. Laura Cavender (LA Temptation) Back at Miller Park last night, the Brewers took care of division rival Chicago 3-2, with the bullpen getting the most of... 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: 7/20/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/20/11

The ends justify the means. The Milwaukee Brewers will tell you that as they got a 10th inning win over the Arizona Diamondbacks, 5-2. There remains plenty to say about how they got there, but sometimes you just have to take the win. Chris Narveson... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: A Split in the Rockies

Daybreak Doppler: A Split in the Rockies

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is selections from Vanity Fair Poppy Delevigne John Axford, as usual, made things interesting in the bottom of the 9th but still got the save & the Brewers a win... read more »

 

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

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

The winning ways are back. The Milwaukee Brewers put together their first winning streak in over 10 days and got a big win against division rival Cincinnati Reds 5-4. What could have been an easy win turned into a grind. Brewers’ starter... 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 »