Category: Ryan Braun

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 ...

Bud Selig: “The sport has never been this popular. We’re not going to have a good year…A huge year.”

Friday, May 11th, 2012

The first month of the Major League Baseball season has been quite a surprise from a competitive balance standpoint. With the addition of two new wild card teams this season (one in each league) it has given more clubs a chance in September and already this season we've seen some ...

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 ...

Matt Kemp on National League MVP Race: “If it was up to me, I would say I would win it.”

Friday, September 23rd, 2011

As the Major League Baseball season comes to a close, we've come to yet another age-old argument when it comes to MVP races. When voting for postseason awards, how much does it matter that a potential award winners plays for a winning, postseason-bound team? Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp ranks ...

Aaron Rodgers Laughs at Anyone Who Thinks Play Will Be Sloppy in Early Stages of 2011 Season

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011

Once the NFL lockout was resolved, the big question quickly became: How will the fact that the teams weren't able to have OTAs and their usual offseason programs affect them once the season opens. Just one day before the season starts, Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers is here to tell ...

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 ...