Archive for: New York Yankees

The MLB’s Contract Culture Must Change

The MLB’s Contract Culture Must Change

Hindsight is a powerful and dangerous thing. The human ability to envision the “what ifs” in life is something we are all victims of at various points in time. And on a day in which the Milwaukee Brewers’ front office staff are pounding... read more »

 

The Official Pocket Doppler 2011 MLB Playoff Predictions

The Official Pocket Doppler 2011 MLB Playoff Predictions

We cover a lot of Packers & football here at PocketDoppler.com, but we also post & talk about the Brewers and baseball quite a bit as well.  So I gathered together all the Pocket Doppler ‘Baseball People’ and got their picks... read more »

 

I’ll Be Watching

I’ll Be Watching

7 games. That’s all I have to wait for: 7 more games. I’ll boldly confess that since I was a star right fielder as a 7 year old, I’ve been a Yankee fan (let the booing commence). I often envisioned myself as the next right... read more »

 

Brewers-Yankees: What Does Joba Think? Also…

Not only did Wednesday mark yet another road loss for the Milwaukee Brewers (15-28 away), but the afternoon proved to be quite a momentous benchmark for the New York Yankees. Mark Teixeira launched his 300th career homerun, becoming... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/30/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/30/11

The nightmare is hopefully over for the Milwaukee Brewers. The Brewers, in 1st place and excited for a chance to match up against the American League’s best, instead got swept at the hands of the New York Yankees, losing the final 5-0. Yankees’... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers in 250 Words or Less: 6/29/11

(Editor’s Note:  I’m filling in for Brian tonight as he’s partying down at Summerfest.  Wait…does this count as part of the 250?  Never mind, the Brewers weren’t much to write home about tonight anyway.) Well,... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/28/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/28/11

The lights, the cameras, the action: The big stage sure didn’t look too fun. The young Milwaukee Brewers, making their first trip to play the New York Yankees, got ripped to shreds, 12-2, in a game that could preview a potential World... read more »

 

Remembering ‘The Boss’

Normally, I’m not one to speak ill of the dead but I’m compelled to say that I’m amused at the image transformation undergone by New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner on the occasion of his passing.  I understand that... read more »

 

Reflections on the Week that Was

First of all, sad farewells to Mark “The Bird” Fidrych, Harry Kalas and, most of all, Merle Harmon.  All three will be sorely missed and fondly remembered.  May they rest in peace. ================================================= Brewers... read more »