Category Archives: Green Bay Packers

PODCAST: Giannis Helps Us Forget About The Packers

Welcome back to another edition of Tapping The Keg Podcast. It’s rare we see something that’s worth talking about more than the Green Bay Packers, but that’s what happened with Giannis Antetokounmpo’s first week of the NBA season. He is the front page headliner here

Dodgers Bullpen May Have Killed The Cubs

While this is a day for the NBA as most of the teams kick off their seasons, we could see the 2016 World Series champions end theirs tonight at Wrigley Field. Chicago Cubs are on the brink of elimination trailing 3-0 to the suddenly hot

Will Brewers & MLB Be Moving Divisions?

An interesting article came out in Baseball America yesterday talking about the potential of Major League Baseball moving to 32 teams with two expansion teams (Portland and Montreal), and four divisions only wiping out American and National League. It’s a fascinating read on Major League

Once Again, Luck is a Cubs Fan

Chicago Cubs have luck on their sides. That sentence reads like a jaded Brewers fan whose father texted him until midnight being mad that Chicago advanced to the NLCS. But I promise you it’s not. Did the Cubs get a couple strokes of luck tonight?

Yankees Aren’t That Hateable… Yet.

Coming out of my cave to write about the MLB Playoffs because we’re a little dry on Wisconsin sports topics for a Thursday. New York Yankees advanced to the American League Championship Series for the first time in five years. With emerging teams all over

Zack Greinke Has No Time For Celebrating

Zack Greinke pitched the Wild Card game tonight against the Colorado Rockies, and he received a six-run cushion at the beginning of the game with Arizona jumping out early. That did not last long. He allowed four runs in the third inning and received the

Gary Sanchez Received Quite The Nut Shot

New York Yankees beat the Minnesota Twins last night, 8-4. Like we saw in the early 2000’s, the Yankees found a way to dispose of Minnesota. Someday, the Twins will figure out how to beat New York in a playoff series, but this was not

Brewers’ Fans Rooting Guide: American League

Like last year, we are rolling out the rooting guide for all Brewers fans when it comes to the National League and American League. How I judge this is based off a few things – 1. Do they have any former Brewers on the team

Brewers Fans’ Rooting Guide: National League

Like last year, we are rolling out the rooting guide for all Brewers fans when it comes to the National League and American League. How I judge this is based off a few things – 1. Do they have any former Brewers on the team

Cheers to an Unexpected Brewers Summer

I spent some time in Door County this weekend, and it felt like fall finally. The weather finally turned to feeling more like the time of year where you wear a puffy vest, watch football and drink dark beers. Milwaukee had not made the official