Archive for: St. Louis Cardinals

Sadly, the Cards in Six

My distaste for the St. Louis Cardinals has been well-documented, as is my fear that STL presents a highly undesirable opponent for the Brewers in the post-season.   The concerns are numerous: The Cards surged during September to claim the... 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 »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/6/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/6/11

The Milwaukee Brewers fell 4-2 to the St. Louis Cardinals tonight in an uninspired effort by the visiting team. Yovani Gallardo had his second straight loss to the division rivals in as many starts. On the season he is 1-3 vs. St. Louis with... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/5/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 9/5/11

It’s almost like the last week didn’t happen. The Milwaukee Brewers, still feeling the sting of a sweep at home, put up their fourth victory in a row by beating the St. Louis Cardinals 4-1. The Crew held a 10.5 game lead in the NL... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/31/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/31/11

If yesterday was a tough-luck loss, today would be a near disaster. The Milwaukee Brewers dropped their second straight home loss to the St. Louis Cardinals 8-3 in the type of defeat that could cause the slightest bit of panic. Randy Wolf was... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/30/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/30/11

The Milwaukee Brewers put up a dud to kick off a 3-game series with the St. Louis Cardinals, losing 2-1 to the team trailing in second place, now by 9 and a half games. Shaun Marcum pitched a terrific game, working his way through 7 innings.... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/28/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/28/11

The Milwaukee Brewers continued their dominance over the Chicago Cubs with their second straight series sweep, finishing this afternoon 3-2. Milwaukee came dangerously close to giving this one up, but in the end prevailed as the better team.... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/12/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/12/11

The Milwaukee Brewers bounced back from their defeat last night by stepping on the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-2 for their 10th straight win over the division foe dating back to last year. Zack Greinke had an excellent game, helping the team regain... 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 »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/10/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 8/10/11

The Milwaukee Brewers continued their winning ways tonight, ensuring a series victory over the St. Louis Cardinals by winning 5-1. Randy Wolf ran the show for the Brewers today, pitching an outstanding game. He stormed through 8 innings and... read more »