Archive for: Mat Gamel

Why the Brewers Should Bring Corey Hart Back for 2014

Why the Brewers Should Bring Corey Hart Back for 2014

While many people believe that minor league prospect Hunter Morris should be the Brewers 2014 first baseman, I’m not completely sold on him. He is currently playing at triple-A Nashville and owns a .236 batting average and a .321 on base percentage.... read more »

 

Brewers Hell Week: Replacements Can’t Be Counted On Going Forward

Brewers Hell Week: Replacements Can’t Be Counted On Going Forward

If only the road trip was ruined by a broken down team bus and bad clubhouse food. On Monday, the Brewers will mercifully return to Miller Park following what is easily one of the worst weeks in recent franchise history. A six game west... read more »

 

A Violent Femme’s View – Strange Brew

A Violent Femme’s View – Strange Brew

At the risk of being taken to task for writing a ‘fluff’ piece about baseball, which at all times and in all places be treated with the dignity and gravitas that only hallowed images such as the one above evokes – I’m... read more »

 

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. 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 »

 

Daybreak Doppler: Unsightly Minnesota Dust Bunnies

Daybreak Doppler: Unsightly Minnesota Dust Bunnies

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is Women From HBO Shows. Amanda Seyfried (Big Love) Greetings loyal Daybreak Doppler readers. With Wally out of the office, he looked far and wide for a adequate... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/17/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/17/11

What a long, strange trip it’ll be. The Milwaukee Brewers started a stretch of 15 interleague games with a dud, falling to the Boston Red Sox 10-4 in what ended up a bit of a disaster. Brewers’ starter Shaun Marcum left after 1 inning... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. This Month Could Determine the Season– 6.14.11

A Simple Kind of Fan.  This Month Could Determine the Season– 6.14.11

The Milwaukee Brewers began a critical 26 game stretch yesterday that will largely determine their fate in the NL Central this season.  As early as my NL Preview edition , I have been talking about this stretch of games that... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: Make That 9 In A Row

Daybreak Doppler: Make That 9 In A Row

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is Women In Miller Lite Commercials . A Rachel Specter (‘Me or Buster’) sort of morning The Thursday Q & A is back today with Drew Smith, Sports Director for WLUK here in Green... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: No Sweep Out West

This weeks Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is, in honor of The World Cup host, women from South Africa. A Minki Van der Westhuizen (from Durbanville, Cape Town, South Africa) sort of morning. Make sure to check back later this... read more »