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Is London The Next Stop For MLB?

Is London The Next Stop For MLB?

“I was having lunch today, and watching people walk, the way I do in every city, someone walked by with a Pirate jacket and a Cardinal jacket,” Major Leaue Baseball Commisioner Bud Selig said during his time at the Sydney Cricket Ground.... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/28/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/28/11

The Milwaukee Brewers accomplished one hell of a goal tonight, securing home field advantage for the first round of the National League playoffs. They won the final game of the regular season 7-4 against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Tonight might... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/27/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/27/11

The Milwaukee Brewers are one step closer to securing home-field advantage for the first round of the playoffs thanks to a 6-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates. An Arizona loss tonight could make that official; otherwise they’ll have... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/26/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/26/11

The Milwaukee Brewers snapped a huge home winning streak to the Pittsburgh Pirates, falling 9-8 in a game that took over 4 hours to complete. The longest non-extra inning game of the season featured no pitching whatsoever from either team. The... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/24/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/24/11

The Milwaukee Brewers fell to the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-0 in a game void of most excitement. Milwaukee managed just 5 hits, 4 of them coming against a pitcher making his major league debut. The Brewers have been notoriously bad against brand... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/23/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/23/11

The Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-4, bouncing back in a big way from last night’s stinging defeat. The Brewers, having to face losing to the Pirates for the first time all year, took it as any normal loss. They used... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/22/11 Part 2

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/22/11 Part 2

If you were expecting a repeat , you were a bit off. The Milwaukee Brewers fell in the second game of the double header 9-2 to the Pittsburgh Pirates, suffering their first loss to the team this season in 10 matches. A mainly-backup lineup... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/22/11 Part 1

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/22/11 Part 1

The Milwaukee Brewers kicked off tonight’s double header in exciting fashion, beating the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-1. Hoping to get at least a moderate effort, Chris Narveson went 5.1 great innings of shutout baseball, allowing just 5 hits.... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/13/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/13/11

Ask yourselves Brewer fans… The team gets a fill-in starter who helps shut out the opponent, and one hero drives in the Crew’s only run. Who do you picture? The Milwaukee Brewers held on to defeat the Pittsburgh Pirates 1-0 to add... 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 »