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Rickie Weeks: My Goal This Season is Staying Healthy And I Want To Stay In Milwaukee My Whole Career

Thursday, March 7th, 2013

Rickie Weeks had 169 strikeouts last season, which was good for third most in the National League. He wasn't the only reason the Brewers struggled, but the second baseman had a frustrating year, batting just .230 with 21 home runs and 63 RBIs. Weeks remains optimistic about the Brewers' outlook this ...

Ryan Braun Has No Regrets About Signing a Long-Term Deal to Stay in Milwaukee

Thursday, January 24th, 2013

In 2011, Ryan Braun signed a deal to stay with the Milwaukee Brewers through the year 2020. He later watched his right-hand man, Prince Fielder, sign a whopping contract to go to Detroit, where the Tigers made the playoffs in his first year last season. Despite how things have worked ...

Ryan Braun Isn’t Worried About Whether This Year’s Numbers Will Silence Doubters

Friday, July 20th, 2012

Ryan Braun is letting his statistics do the talking for him. The Milwaukee Brewers left fielder enters today with a .309 batting average with 26 home runs, 65 RBI and 61 runs scored, putting him atop or near the top of the National League in every category. And all of ...

Rickie Weeks Senses Little Change in Milwaukee Clubhouse Despite Prince Fielder’s Departure

Friday, March 30th, 2012

The departure of a 5-foot-11, 275-pound first baseman would seemingly shake up the clubhouse of many Major League Baseball teams. Or perhaps it would have less of an effect than you might think. That's what Rickie Weeks is saying as camp winds down for the Milwaukee Brewers, who will compete ...

Brewers GM Doug Melvin Anguishes Over Length of Process, But Relishes Decision in Ryan Braun Case

Monday, February 27th, 2012

It was strange enough for fans of baseball and the Milwaukee Brewers to have to wait so long to figure out what was going to happen with Ryan Braun. I can't imagine what it must have been like to be a high-paid general manager wondering if the reigning National League ...

BALCO founder Victor Conte: Ryan Braun is Dead in the Water

Monday, December 19th, 2011

All eyes are still on Major League Baseball and National League Most Valuable Player Ryan Braun, who has tested positive for elevated levels of testosterone. Braun is appealing the test and we really haven't heard anything from MLB yet as it awaits the findings and decides whether it will suspend ...

Aaron Rodgers Throws His Support Behind Ryan Braun

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

It didn't take long for Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers to be asked about his friend Ryan Braun, the 2011 National League MVP who recently failed a drug test. The report came out Sunday -- and the incident is still being appealed -- which led to Rodgers being asked ...

Matt Kemp Posts Better Numbers, But Ryan Braun Brings Home the Hardware

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011

Well done, Major League Baseball MVP voters. Well done. While there was certainly discussion to be had this year, the voters for baseball's MVPs got it right. On the American League side, the argument continued to be whether a pitcher should be able to win the award or not. The ...

NLDS Game 5: Ryan Roberts and the Arizona Diamondbacks Look to Make History Tonight in Milwaukee

Friday, October 7th, 2011

I'm not sure that too many fans are tuning in to watch, but the opening round of the 2011 MLB Playoffs has certainly been exciting. Three of the four divisional round series have gone to five games, including the Arizona Diamondbacks surprising comeback against the Milwaukee Brewers. Down 2-0 in ...

Nyjer Morgan Calls the Diamondbacks’ Response to Beast Mode “Corny”

Friday, October 7th, 2011

After a tremendous regular season and a very good start to the NLDS against the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Milwaukee Brewers are on the brink of elimination. After watching the first two games of the series that didn’t seem likely. The Diamondbacks looked overmatched. They looked like a team that was ...