Archive for: Prince Fielder

Post-Braun News, Who is the Face of the Brewers Franchise?

Post-Braun News, Who is the Face of the Brewers Franchise?

To me, it’s still Ryan Braun. Just hear me out here. I think for my generation of Brewers fans, it always will be Ryan Braun. At least, for most of us. I grew up with a family full of baseball lovers and started going to and watching games... 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 »

 

Repeat After Me: These Are Not The 2011 Brewers

Repeat After Me: These Are Not The 2011 Brewers

And no team ever will be. After tonight’s 8-0 win over the Mets (who by the way, are 20-16), Milwaukee sits at 16-20, 5 games back of St. Louis. While fans including myself are unsatisfied with this record, I implore yo not to compare... read more »

 

Why Greinke Will Win the Cy Young (No, Seriously)

Why Greinke Will Win the Cy Young (No, Seriously)

Donald “Zack” Greinke will win the 2012 NL Cy Young Award. His numbers in 2011 were solid despite a deceptive ERA. He pitches in the NL Central. Now, I’m not saying it’s a soft division,... read more »

 

PD Sunday Sampler 1/29/12: A Prince-ly Sum

PD Sunday Sampler 1/29/12:  A Prince-ly Sum

I have to admit, Major League Baseball genuinely had me fooled.  For a couple of years, it looked like some balance had been restored to the game; perhaps not NFL style parity but at least a semblance of fiscal responsibility among its competitors. ... read more »

 

Thanks Prince!

Thanks Prince!

The same day Moneyball received 6 Oscar nominations and Prince Fielder received a 9 year $214M deal from the Tigers, I can’t help but think back to the succinct, rather explicit description Beane and the A’s had for Prince. “Prince... read more »

 

PD Sunday Sampler 12/18/11: Packer Perfection

PD Sunday Sampler 12/18/11:  Packer Perfection

The debate has been audible for much of the season, the decibel level increasing in correspondence with every win by the Green Bay Packers.  This week, after losing starting wide receiver Greg Jennings to a (regular) season-ending knee injury,... read more »

 

(The Return of) PD Sunday Sampler 12/11/11: Braun Out?

(The Return of) PD Sunday Sampler 12/11/11: Braun Out?

Nothing like a good drug scandal to get everyone’s attention…….. At a time when the focus of sports fans in Wisconsin should be on the Green Bay Packers’ undefeated season, Badger running back Montee Ball’s Heisman... read more »

 

Ask An Angel: Unbeaten Season, Matt Flynn, Prince Fielder & Favorite Packers

Ask An Angel: Unbeaten Season, Matt Flynn, Prince Fielder & Favorite Packers

The Pocket Doppler Angels group is made up of the women that contribute to PocketDoppler.com, the moniker in homage to Charlie’s Angels. Individually and combined this group is as knowledgeable about the Packers, football &... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: Packers Remain Perfect Into The Bye

Daybreak Doppler: Packers Remain Perfect Into The Bye

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is NHL Ice Girls. Carolina Hurricanes Some anxious moments towards the end there, but the Packers & notably the ground game held serve allowing the Packers to hold... read more »