Archive for: Zach Greinke

A Simple Kind of Fan. Still the Year of the Narv Dog– 8.2.11

A Simple Kind of Fan.  Still the Year of the Narv Dog– 8.2.11

Chris Narveson has exceeded expectations throughout the 2011 season.  Many loyal readers will recall that I wrote a piece back on March 1 st predicting a big year from the lefthander.  In fact, I said that by the end of... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. My Two Cents on Greinke – 7.12.11

A Simple Kind of Fan.  My Two Cents on Greinke – 7.12.11

There is currently plenty of room on the Zach Greinke bandwagon.  Folks have been jumping ship for weeks and have been quick to label him as a disappointment.  For the record, I disagree entirely with this faction of fans.  While not... read more »

 

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/14/11

Milwaukee Brewers: 250 Words or Less: 6/14/11

There isn’t much else Brewers’ fans hate than a losing streak to the Cubs. The Milwaukee Brewers fell for the 2nd straight game to the Chicago Cubs, 5-4 in 10 innings. The St. Louis Cardinals also lost, keeping the Brewers tied for... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: That’s More Like It

Daybreak Doppler: That’s More Like It

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is Women is Commercials. Katie Savoy (NFL Mobile Redzone Verizon Wireless commercial) The Brewers finally broke through in Cincinnati as Greinke Performs, But Offense... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: Make That 9 In A Row

Daybreak Doppler: Make That 9 In A Row

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is Women In Miller Lite Commercials . A Rachel Specter (‘Me or Buster’) sort of morning The Thursday Q & A is back today with Drew Smith, Sports Director for WLUK here in Green... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. Drawing Conclusions– 5.24.11

A Simple Kind of Fan.  Drawing Conclusions– 5.24.11

As the season creeps closer to the 1/3 mark, there are some definite conclusions we can draw about the 2011 Milwaukee Brewers.  For instance, this team has proven it has the starting pitching capable of competing with any staff in baseball. ... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. A Solution to the Estrada Enquiry– 5.17.11

The Brewers have too many starting pitchers, which is obviously an awesome problem to have.  For the first time in my memory as a Milwaukee Brewers fan, the team has six legitimate starting pitchers.  As recently as last year, the Brewers... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: The Pirates, Good For What Ails You

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is Women From TV Shows I’ve Never Seen. A Lyndsy Fonseca (Nikita) sort of morning. The Bucky Channel recaps the weekend as the Brewers Rebound With Sweep of Pirates . The Brewers... read more »

 

Daybreak Doppler: A Good Start

This week’s Daybreak Doppler Dames theme is May Birthdays. A Kelly Monaco sort of morning. Zach Greinke’s home debut didn’t disappoint as the Brewers Improve To 9-5 At Home With 4-3 Win Over Padres . The Bucky Channel... read more »

 

A Simple Kind of Fan. A Platoon is Needed– 5.3.11

The platoon in baseball is often discussed as an effective way to manage a team that has some parts, but not a complete player, at one defensive position.  Factors such as defensive excellence, health, speed, and experience can all... read more »