Ejection Inspection, Week Seven: Dave Martinez Throws Base over Another Runner’s Lane Interference

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Dave Martinez Throws Base over Another Runner’s Lane Interference Call Welcome to Week Seven of Ejection Inspection! The premise and ground rules are detailed here. The condensed version: each ejection from the previous week (Thursday through Wednesday) is listed in a table. The author – a former player/coach/umpire – analyzes each ejection and assigns it […] READ MORE


Matt Arnold Promoted to General Manager by Milwaukee Brewers

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A day before teams across Major League Baseball have to protect players from the Rule 5 draft, the Milwaukee Brewers shielded a key member of their front office from other teams. Matt Arnold was promoted by the Brewers to General Manager and Senior Vice President, the team announced Thursday. Arnold, 41, has been Assistant General […] READ MORE


Milwaukee Brewers 2020 Season Review

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The 2020 season was a bag of mixed results for the Milwaukee Brewers. Overall, the team finished the season with a 29-31 record which was good enough for fourth place in the National League Central. The good news was that the team clinched the eighth seed in the NL playoff picture. However, that later resulted […] READ MORE


Milwaukee Brewers Season Preview 2020

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The Milwaukee Brewers are looking to get back to the postseason for the third straight season — something that’s never been done in franchise history. In order to do that, they will have to navigate through perhaps the most competitive division in all of baseball, which is the National League Central. The 2020 season will […] READ MORE


Craig Counsell the Perfect Manager for the Milwaukee Brewers

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Craig Counsell the Perfect Manager for the Milwaukee Brewers When you think of the Milwaukee Brewers, you might begin to think of Miller Park or Bernie Brewer. Furthermore, you might think of Christian Yelich, Ryan Braun, Lorenzo Cain, and the like. Among that group, you might also think of the manager, Craig Counsell. Craig Counsell […] READ MORE


Manager of the Year Winners: Mike Shildt and Rocco Baldelli

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Manager of the Year Winners: Mike Shildt and Rocco Baldelli Mike Shildt Wins National League Manager of the Year In a shocking turn of events, Mike Shildt has been named the National League Manager of the Year. The St. Louis Cardinals manager won the award with 95 points. The Cardinals finished the first half of […] READ MORE


Ejection Inspection: The 2019 Earl Weaver Awards

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2019 Earl Weaver Awards Welcome to the final regular season edition of Ejection Inspection! The premise and ground rules are detailed here. The condensed version: each ejection from the previous week (Thursday through Wednesday) is listed in a table. The author – a former player/coach/umpire – analyzes each ejection and assigns it an entertainment rating […] READ MORE


Ejection Inspection, Weeks 26 & 27: Los Angeles Dodgers Manager Dave Roberts Unjustly Ejected

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Dave Roberts Gets Tossed (Unjustly) for First Time All Season Welcome to a special combo edition of Weeks 26 and 27 of Ejection Inspection! The premise and ground rules are detailed here. The condensed version: each ejection from the previous week (Thursday through Wednesday) is listed in a table. The author – a former player/coach/umpire […] READ MORE


The Milwaukee Brewers Clinch a Playoff Berth

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Milwaukee is Headed to the Playoffs With a win over the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday, the Milwaukee Brewers have clinched a playoff berth. This will be their second playoff appearance in a row. The Brewers went to the NLCS in 2018 losing to the Los Angeles Dodgers in game seven. The franchise has never won a […] READ MORE