Archive for the ‘Milwaukee Brewers’ Category

Ned Yost Probably Had This Coming

Monday, September 15th, 2008

But firing the manager right now? In the middle of a playoff race? Seriously? Wow. Incredible timing on the part of Brewers general manager Doug Melvin. If anything, we thought Yost would get fired last year after the Brewers faded down the stretch and let the Cubs overtake them for the division ...

Screw Sabathia: Rich Harden is the Balls

Wednesday, August 20th, 2008

Disclaimer: This post is sure to get rambling, but there is something very important to be said here. To hell with C.C. Sabathia. That's right, to hell with him. Every time I turn on ESPN there's some guy like Tim Kurkjian telling me how the Brewers acquiring Sabathia might be the ...

Apparently, I’m An A-Hole

Tuesday, July 29th, 2008

It was despicable. It was inexcusable. In fact, it was downright traitorous. There I was, a lifelong Chicago Cubs fan cheering loudly, exchanging some spirited man slaps, sitting in the right field bleachers enjoying an ice cold beer. Problem was I wasn't in Wrigley Field. I was in Miller Park. Inside the park of ...

Sabathia Moves, But Remains a Midwest Man

Monday, July 7th, 2008

You might remember that awhile back I speculated as to where my favorite gigantic pitcher, C.C. Sabathia, would end up by season's end. Surely it would be outside Cleveland, and due in part to my Cubs homerism I speculated he might end up on the North Side.Well, the news came ...

45 Million is Kosher With Ryan Braun

Friday, May 16th, 2008

Cliche lead: Watch out National League Central, Ryan Braun is staying for awhile. Man, I'm good at those.The Kosher Butcher signed an eight-year, $45 million extension with the Brewers on Thursday and celebrated by hitting a homer in a 7-2 loss to the Dodgers. It's the richest contract in Brewers ...