Archive for: Jonathan Lucroy

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 Bizarro Yuni Watch– 8.10.11

A Simple Kind of Fan.  The Bizarro Yuni Watch– 8.10.11

Welcome to the Bizarro Edition of the Yuni Watch.  What a great week for our favorite red hot, silver slugging shortstop.  As usual, Yuni was scorching at the plate and was once again one of the main contributors offensively... 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 »

 

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 »

 

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 »

 

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: 6/26/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/26/11

Time to break out the interleague brooms. The Milwaukee Brewers took the game and the series from the Minnesota Twins today, 6-2, on a beautiful summer day in Milwaukee. Milwaukee hadn’t swept an interleague series since all the way back... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/16/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/16/11

Luckily this was an afternoon game. For those of you stuck at work, you missed an ugly affair between the Milwaukee Brewers and the Chicago Cubs. The Cubs took the game 12-7 and 3 games of the 4-game series. The two teams exchanged runs back... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: That’s More Like It

Daybreak Doppler: That’s More Like It

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is Women is Commercials. Katie Savoy (NFL Mobile Redzone Verizon Wireless commercial) The Brewers finally broke through in Cincinnati as Greinke Performs, But Offense... read more »