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04.01.2014 | 118 days ago | Posted at 02:00 PM

A lot, actually

By Evan Rytlewski
They say eyes are the window into the soul, but for my money, music tells you way more. At the start of each Brewers season I scour the team’s entrance music searching for clues into what each pick says about the players’ tastes, mindsets and prospects for success, and this year’s roster is loaded with some particularly cogent selections. Here’s a rundown of what each song tells us about t...
01.17.2014 | | Posted at 04:00 PM
By Evan Rytlewski
In his latest move to put the past behind him and return to some semblance of normalcy, Ryan Braun will appear at the Milwaukee Brewers' free Brewers On Deck event on Sunday, Jen. 26 at the Wisconsin Center. This afternoon the team revealed the lineup for the fan event, which includes most of the 2014 Brewers roster as well as a host of alums and personalities, including Bob Uecker and Robin Yount...
04.02.2013 | | Posted at 02:15 PM
By Evan Rytlewski
The Milwaukee Brewers debuted their 2013 entrance music this weekend, and as is often the case, some of the most inspired picks belong to some of the team's least distinguished players. Snoozy backup outfielder Logan Schafer hopes to change his reputation for being the active player that everybody forgets about by walking up to Mack Morrison's nutso robotic funk jam "Return of the Mack." Not to be...
07.27.2011 | | Posted at 12:00 PM
By Evan Rytlewski
Sports, as a general rule, discourage individuality. Each dresses players in matching uniforms and expects them to abide by a standard set of rules of etiquette. Baseball, however, is unique in that it provides a window into a player's personality and interests off the field: at-bat music. As brief as they are, those song snippets that play as a batter takes the plate actually tell us a lot about...
Wednesday, June 20, 2012
The great Gene Pitney sang it best in the '60s: “It hurts to be in love.” Especially, as any sports fan knows, when the object of devotion is a team that's struggling. The Brewers, though battered and bruised...
Thursday, May 10, 2012
Everything seemed to come in threes for the Brewers on the trip that ended Sunday night, and most of it was bad. In three stops—St. Louis, San Diego, San Francisco—there were three wins, three missed chances to take the rubber game and
Thursday, April 5, 2012
Last year the Brewers got halfway to the ultimate baseball goal, winning a division championship and a playoff series for the first time in 29 years before falling to St. Louis in the National League Championship Series. This year there are some...

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