Category Archives: MLB

Jon Lester Would Like Us Not To Talk About Nachos

This week’s key phrase across all platforms would be ‘stick to sports.’ It’s going to be overused until the end of time. Chicago Cubs pitcher Jon Lester got back on track tonight against their rival St. Louis Cardinals and helped his team get one game

Brewers Show They’re Not Ready For Primetime

Milwaukee Brewers came into the series against Chicago Cubs trailing by 3.5 games. They knew to win the National League Central, it would take winning three out of four or sweeping the hated rivals from the south. That did not happen. Instead, Milwaukee ended up

Chase The Ace Dominates The Pirates

I went to a Brewers game in early June with Chase Anderson facing the San Francisco Giants. A couple rows behind me a Brewers fan said ‘Yanno Chase Anderson is our ace this season’, and I sort of scoffed at that idea. Looking at it

Suter Shuts Down The Pirates For A Major Win

Brent Suter is having a standout 2017 season. He’s not going to be on a watch list for 2018, but there’s probably room for Suter to get a chance at the starting rotation next season if Milwaukee sticks with Josh Hader in the bullpen. I’m

Brewers Take a Much-Needed Series vs. Marlins

After Saturday night, Milwaukee Brewers were in a must-win situation. Chicago Cubs were rolling against the St. Louis Cardinals, and Colorado Rockies had just put up 16 runs on Saturday. Milwaukee could ill afford to lose two of three to the Miami Marlins. That did

Brewers Magic Finally Hits Milwaukee

If you’ve listened to the Tapping The Keg Podcast, we talked this week about how this Brewers team did not really have many dramatics this year. Eric Thames had a walkoff homer to beat San Diego, but there hasn’t been much thrills this season. Last

All of the Sudden, Here Comes the Brewers Offense

With Week 2 of the NFL season starting tonight, there are fans all over the country who overreacted to their team’s first game. Some will be justified and say to their buddies, ‘See I told you so.’ Others will feel like dumbasses and try to

Marlins Playing At Miller Park Shouldn’t Cause Concerns

Milwaukee Brewers thought they would be heading to Miami over the weekend to play a three-game series against the Miami Marlins. That changed suddenly in the middle of the day on Wednesday as the MLB and Marlins announced the games will be played at Miller

Brett Phillips Showed Off His Cannon Arm Tonight

Brett Phillips had himself a night as the centerfielder for the Milwaukee Brewers. He got a chance to start tonight, and Phillips made the most of it. He ended up with 3 RBIs and three hits including some stellar defense. The best play of the

Brewers Big Third Inning Carries The Team

Milwaukee Brewers had a tough task on Tuesday night with Gerrit Cole on the mound. The Pirates ace has been pretty good against Milwaukee amid a few hiccups. After Eric Thames hit a homer in the second, Pittsburgh came back with two of their own