Archive for: Mark Kotsay

Daybreak Doppler: Cardinals’ 4 Run First Too Much For Brewers

Daybreak Doppler: Cardinals’ 4 Run First Too Much For Brewers

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is women whose names I can’t pronounce on the first try. Antonia Iacobescu One bad inning and 4 runs were the story of the night, along with some questionable managing... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: NLCS Game 3

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: NLCS Game 3

One inning is all it took for the Milwaukee Brewers to fall 4-3 to the St. Louis Cardinals on a rainy day in Missouri. The Brewers are now facing a disadvantage in the NL Championship Series down 2 games to 1. Yovani Gallardo didn’t get... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. The Playoff Preview. – 9.27.11

A Simple Kind of Fan. The Playoff Preview. – 9.27.11

For this week’s playoff edition, I thought I would take a look at each player that will be on the roster starting from most important to the team’s goal of winning a World Series down the least important.  I would think of... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/16/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/16/11

The Milwaukee Brewers busted out of their hitting slump in a big way, beating the Cincinnati Reds 6-3 to open a 6-game road trip, the final of the regular season. Truthfully, they only had 7 hits in the game, not exactly a full onslaught that... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/16/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/16/11

The offense came alive at the perfect possible time as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1 to extend their winning streak to 5 and their division lead to 7 after St. Louis lost again. Tonight was a continuation of the recent... read more »

 

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

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

The Milwaukee Brewers saw their impressive road winning streak end at the hands of the St. Louis Cardinals, 5-2. They return home after winning 5 of 6 on the road trip. The biggest strength of the winning streak proved to be their undoing. Yovani... 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 »

 

With Braun Out, Kotsay Helps Brewers Weather Storm

With Braun Out, Kotsay Helps Brewers Weather Storm

Mark Kotsay Has Filled In Admirably For The Injured Ryan Braun When Ryan Braun sat out the final game of the Minnesota Twins series on July 3rd with a calf injury, the entire state of Wisconsin held its collective breath. The face of... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/10/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/10/11

No better way to hit the All-Star break. The Milwaukee Brewers took a 4-3 game and 3 of the 4 game series from the Cincinnati Reds as the first half of the season comes to a close. The Pirates and Cardinals also won, so the Brewers keep their... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/8/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 7/8/11

Wild walk off fashion. The Milwaukee Brewers took their 3rd straight win, 8-7 against the Cincinnati Reds. With St. Louis also losing tonight, the Brewers return to 1st place in the division. The Pittsburgh Pirates moved into a tie for 2nd. Mark... read more »