Archive for: Rickie Weeks

Daybreak Doppler: Down To The Last Game Home Field(er) Advantage

Daybreak Doppler: Down To The Last Game Home Field(er) Advantage

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is NFL Daughters. Stephanie Turner (Norv Turner) Courtesy of 3 homerun’s by Prince Fielder & 1 by Rickie Weeks the Brewers beat the Pirates last night 6-4... 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 »

 

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: 9/13/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/13/11

The Milwaukee Brewers did it in electrifying fashion tonight, beating the Colorado Rockies 2-1 in 11 innings. Ryan Braun was the big hero of the game, snapping a hitless streak by belting a walk off home run to send everyone home. He had been... 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. Not Winnin’ Nothin’ Without no Rickie– 8.30.11

A Simple Kind of Fan. Not Winnin’ Nothin’ Without no Rickie– 8.30.11

When the Brewers left San Francisco on July 24 th , the team was fresh off a meager 5-6 road trip.  As losers of two straight, there was still a good deal of optimism remaining for fans.  The theory was that the schedule would become... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. The Crashing Back to Earth Yuni Watch – 8.24.11

A Simple Kind of Fan. The Crashing Back to Earth Yuni Watch – 8.24.11

This week in the Yuni Watch, we see that Yuni is coming back to Earth.  Stat heads call this regressing towards the mean.  It seems as if he couldn’t keep up the torrid pace he set for six memorable weeks.  For the week, Yuni had... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: Order Restored, Brewers Back To Beating The Pirates

Daybreak Doppler: Order Restored, Brewers Back To Beating The Pirates

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is 2011 Packers Opponents’ Cheerleaders. San Diego Chargers Obviously the day before was an aberration, which was corrected last night as the Brewers beat the... read more »

 

Brewers: No Weeks? No Problem!

Brewers: No Weeks?  No Problem!

When Milwaukee 2nd baseman Rickie Weeks went down with an ugly looking ankle injury on July 27th, a lot of fans (myself included) had flashes of a promising Brewers season going down in flames. The good news? The ankle’s not seriously... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: A Bitter Sweet Brewers Win

Daybreak Doppler: A Bitter Sweet Brewers Win

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is IFL Players. Krystal Gray (New York Majesty) Let’s talk about the good last night, which was a Brewers win over the Cubs, 2-0.  Brian has the skinny on the... read more »