Archive for: Manny Parra

QUICK HIT: Parra to be Replaced by…..Parra?

Milwaukee Brewers manager Ken Macha was noncommittal when asked about who would replace departed right-hander Manny Parra in the starting rotation.  Macha noted that, because of off days, the Brewers wouldn’t be in need of a fifth starting... read more »

 

BREWERS: 0 HRs=0 Runs=Few Wins

Lost in the midst of the latest “Manny Meltdown” is the fact that the Milwaukee Brewers are suddenly struggling to score runs.  While starting pitcher Parra paid for his ineffectiveness Saturday with a demotion to Triple-A Nashville,... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers Potpourri 6/6

BREWERS NEED TO LOCK UP GALLARDO Yovani Gallardo pitched another gem for the Brewers last night, going 8 innings in a 4-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves.  With the win, Gallardo is now 6-2 on the season with a 2.84 ERA and a miniscule 1.08... read more »

 

Go For Glavine?

Wednesday the Braves released 305 game winner, future hall of famer Tom Glavine.  Somewhat surprising as his recent rehab start in the minors seemed to be going well.  I thought that if Glavine didn’t return it would be because he choose... read more »

 

Taking One for the Team

With the (overdue) release of Jorge Julio and the sore elbow of Mike DeFelice leaving manager Ken Macha with a short bullpen, the Milwaukee Brewers needed a long, if not solid, outing from Tuesday night starting pitcher Manny Parra. They got... read more »

 

Parra For the Course

The Milwaukee Brewers were on the short end of a rain-marred 11-4 decision Tuesday night in Philadelphia.  It was the Brewers 7th consecutive loss at Citizen’s Bank Park, leaving them with a dismal 5-16 overall record at the home of... read more »