Archive for: Nyjer Morgan

Brewers Midseason Report Card

Brewers Midseason Report Card

We’ve hit the All-Star break, passed the mathematical midpoint of the season last week, and Milwaukee sits at 40-45, 8 games back of division leading Pittsburgh (yeah, I can’t believe I wrote that either) and 6 games back of a wild... read more »

 

Ruminations On Strategy And Identity

Ruminations On Strategy And Identity

The unthinkable has happened. The Brewers’ offense could only muster 7 runs against a mediocre-at-best trio of Royals pitchers and the bullpen imploded in three consecutive games with the damage credited to Milwaukee’s top... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: Overachievers

Milwaukee Brewers: Overachievers

On Sunday, the Nashville Sounds Milwaukee Brewers dropped the rubber match of a three-game set to the Pittsburgh Pirates, 6–5. Forced to field a lineup without their banged-up three-hole and cleanup hitters, six starters were not fixtures... read more »

 

Brewers vs. Giants: Consider The Following

Brewers vs. Giants: Consider The Following

Õîááèò: Íåæäàííîå ïóòåøåñòâèå ñìîòðåòü îíëàéí áåñïëàòíî After a series loss to the lowly Padres, one that saw the Brewers lose their first baseman, their bats silenced by Jeff Freakin’... read more »

 

Tony. Plush.

Tony. Plush.

Nyjer Morgan may be eccentric. He may be a child at times. He may have been a locker room “cancer” in the past, and he may even have been louder off the field than his talent on the field should allow. But tonight, he’s a hero. As... 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: 9/14/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/14/11

You can’t win ‘em all. Unfortunately beyond that logic, you can’t even be within a winning strike of ‘em all. The Milwaukee Brewers lost the final game of the season series with the Colorado Rockies 6-2 and now embark... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. How RRR can Help. – 9.13.11

A Simple Kind of Fan. How RRR can Help. – 9.13.11

Since the first botched double switch on Opening Day, I have been riding RRR hard week in and week out.  His dogged persistence in some under-performing facets of the team continues to bewilder and surprise knowledgeable fans.  There... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/7/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/7/11

Hold up your glass for a toast Milwaukee. You won’t see the St. Louis Cardinals again in 2011. The Cardinals took the game tonight 2-0, and has won 5 of the last 6 against Milwaukee. Was that the big story today? Perhaps the two ejections... read more »