Category: Prince Fielder

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 ...

Jim Leyland Reflects On 2012 And The World Series, Discusses What The Tigers Will Be Looking For In Free Agency

Friday, November 2nd, 2012

The Detroit Tigers fell flat on their faces in the World Series, but the team is still quite stacked and manager Jim Leyland is officially back after signing a one-year contract extension earlier this week. The veteran bench boss is confident that his team can bounce back, but he still ...

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 ...

Prince Fielder Believes Miguel Cabrera will be ‘Fine’ at Third Base, Won’t Comment on Relationship with his Father, Cecil Fielder

Monday, March 5th, 2012

It looked as though the free agent market was drying up in late January for Prince Fielder, the only elite player on the open market at the time. As fate would have it Detroit Tigers' DH, Victor Martinez, went down after suffering a torn ACL in his left knee during ...

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 ...

Milwaukee Brewers GM Doug Melvin Dismisses Concerns About Prince Fielder’s, K-Rod’s Poorly Timed Comments Being Distractions

Friday, September 16th, 2011

The last thing a team needs when it is trying to wrap up a playoff spot and a division title is a bunch of distractions. For some reason, a couple of Milwaukee Brewers players decided to go that route this week. First baseman Prince Fielder thought it was the right ...

Prince Fielder Leads Milwaukee Brewers to Ninth Straight Home Victory

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

As my former college roommate would probably say at this point, "Look at what the Crew is doing, Milwaukee's got something brewing." The Milwaukee Brewers, a team many picked to contend for the National League Central crown, is now doing just that after winning their ninth consecutive home game on ...

Ryan Braun Decides to Stay in Milwaukee for Another Decade

Friday, April 22nd, 2011

As a guy who is a Milwaukee Brewer fan and purchased my first Ryan Braun jersey before he was even called up to the big show, I'll do my best not to gush in this post. It'll be pretty hard. Braun, who has quickly become a perennial All-Star, had already ...

Ryan Braun Looks To Have Another Breakout Season

Friday, March 26th, 2010

Just two years removed from their first postseason appearance in more than a quarter century, the Milwaukee Brewers believe they have what it takes to get back to the playoffs this season.  The departure of C.C. Sabathia proved too much for the team to overcome last season as they posted ...