Archive for: Ryan Braun

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: NLCS Game 1

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: NLCS Game 1

The Milwaukee Brewers kicked off their first ever National League Championship Series by beating the St. Louis Cardinals 9-6 in front of a rocking Miller Park crowd. Zack Greinke was a bit off on his game but still got the win, his 12th at home... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. The Shine of Two MVPs. – 10.4.11

A Simple Kind of Fan. The Shine of Two MVPs. – 10.4.11

Miller Park was rocking all weekend thanks to the performance of the best twosome in baseball, Ryan Braun and Prince Fielder.  Both players have been carrying the offense and have proven why they were considered dual MVP candidates all... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: NLDS Game 1

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: NLDS Game 1

The Milwaukee Brewers kicked off their second postseason in three years with a win, defeating the Arizona Diamondbacks in Game 1 at Miller Park. Yovani Gallardo, riding a stretch of excellent pitching, was fantastic in his 8 inning, 1 run, 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 »

 

Daybreak Doppler: Pirates Finally Break Through At Miller Park

Daybreak Doppler: Pirates Finally Break Through At Miller Park

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is NFL Daughters. Elizabeth Montana (Joe Montana) There were opportunities last night for the Brewers, but they weren’t able to cash in on them as they lost to... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/17/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/17/11

The Milwaukee Brewers drop their division-clinching magic number to 5 as they beat the Cincinnati Reds 10-1, their biggest margin of victory since before the All-Star break. St. Louis lost as well, putting the Crew within reach of their first... 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: 9/13/11

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. Not the Worst SS Yuni Watch – 9.7.11

A Simple Kind of Fan. Not the Worst SS Yuni Watch – 9.7.11

This week in the Yuni Watch we try to assess just how bad the season has turned for Milwaukee’s favorite Cuban shortstop.  Obviously he has struggled since his torrid July Renaissance and today we try to find out if he is the worst... read more »