Doug Melvin Returned Brewers to Relevance

Friday, August 14th, 2015

After months of speculation regarding his future with the Milwaukee Brewers, Doug Melvin brought the rumors to an end Tuesday by announcing that he’s ready to step down as the franchise’s general manager and transition into an advisory role.

Pirates acquire Aramis Ramirez from the Brewers

Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

The Pittsburgh Pirates are chasing the postseason again and with some key injuries currently hampering the roster, they desperately need infield help. On Thursday afternoon they got just that, as they acquired third baseman Aramis Ramirez from the Milwaukee Brewers. Ramirez will head to the Pirates along with cash considerations in ...

Brewers fire Ron Roenicke — Who’s Next?

Monday, May 4th, 2015

Milwaukee Brewers manager Ron Roenicke was rewarded for his team's first series win this season by getting fired on Sunday night. Of course, when you're winning your first series of the season in May, it should be no mystery as to why you're getting canned. Milwaukee has the worst record in ...

Milwaukee Brewers to open ‘Selig Experience’ museum

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

Seattle proudly boasts the Experience Music Project, a museum inspired by native son Jimi Hendrix. Starting next year, Milwaukee will proudly (?) boast (?) the Selig Experience, a museum inspired by native son Bud Selig. You think we're kidding. But we're not. The Selig Experience will be a 1,400-square foot exhibit will ...

Giancarlo Stanton’s season done; should he be MVP?

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

It comes as no surprise to anyone who saw him hit the deck after gruesomely getting beaned in the face in Milwaukee, but slugger Giancarlo Stanton has been shut down for the rest of the season by the Miami Marlins. The only question remaining is whether he deserves to be ...

Tim Kurkijan is a subpar sausage racer

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

ESPN baseball reporter Tim Kurkijan made a foray into gonzo journalism by participating in the Sausage Race at Milwaukee's Miller Park during Monday night's Brewers-Nationals game. But to paraphrase famous Kazakh journalist Borat, it was not a great success. (Or maybe it was since we're talking about it). Kurkijan dressed up ...

Pittsburgh Pirates clinch first .500 season in 20 years

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013

The streak is over! On Tuesday night, the Pittsburgh Pirates pulled out a 4-3 road win against the Milwaukee Brewers to earn their 81st win of the 2013 season. In doing so, the franchise clinched its first non-losing record in 20 years. The Pirates last posted a winning record in 1992 ...

Zack Greinke is still Brewers’ No. 2 starter

Monday, September 17th, 2012

I haven't paid much attention to baseball in the last month or so, because that's what happens when you're a Cubs fan. However, I have watched enough games this season to realize the Milwaukee Brewers ascension up the standings came out of nowhere. Suddenly a team that was just a notch ...