A Minute in Maryvale: 3.16.17

For most fans, Thursday, March 16, is just another Thursday–another day before the weekend officially kicks off. For some, it’s the anticipated build-up day before the St. Patrick’s Day festivities begin and last through the night (or the weekend). For sports fans, particularly college basketball fans, this is a massive day circled in red on…

A Minute in Maryvale: 3.15.17

For the first time during 2017 Spring Training, the Milwaukee Brewers finished a game in a tie. As per Spring Training tradition, most Cactus League or Grapefruit League games play a maximum of one extra inning past the normal nine, and Tuesday was no exception. RECAP: Eric Thames blasts first homer of spring for #Brewers…

A Minute in Maryvale: 3.14.17

In case you missed it, the Milwaukee Brewers’ offense went a little crazy Monday at Maryvale Baseball Park. Up to this point of the season, a portion of the Cactus Crew’s games have looked a little more like this. Intense chess match this morning. #CactusCrew pic.twitter.com/V6J79JOn3d — Milwaukee Brewers (@Brewers) March 14, 2017 Close. Pitcher’s…

A Minute in Maryvale: 3.13.17

Ready. #SeeUApril3 pic.twitter.com/OE57B7zaFi — Milwaukee Brewers (@Brewers) March 12, 2017 Selection Sunday has come and gone, marking the beginning of the craziest and busiest few weeks for college basketball fans across the country. In a similar fashion, the second full week of March also marks a different sort of selection–one where Milwaukee Brewers Manager Craig…

A Minute in Maryvale: 3.10.17

Milwaukee Brewers beat writer Tom Haudricourt made up a new word in a recent tweet that sums up the current state of affairs in West Phoenix. Our #Brewers notebook has items on Lucas Erceg, Mauricio Dubon and Josh Hader. Prospectapalooza! https://t.co/a2bIQr4Qae — Tom (@Haudricourt) March 10, 2017 It’s quite accurate. During the Cactus Crew’s six-game…

A Minute in Maryvale: 3.9.17

As we approach the second full weekend of March, we are officially 25 days away from MLB’s Opening Day, in which the Milwaukee Brewers host the Colorado Rockies for a four-game series at Miller Park, while the Colorado Springs Sky Sox open three days later with a four-game series with the Omaha Storm Chasers (Triple-A…

A Minute in Maryvale: 3.8.17

For the first time during 2017 Spring Training, the Milwaukee Brewers will embark on a new quest. Half of the team will leave their brothers-in-arms behind to set out to the mystical Camelback Ranch for a duel with the men in white stockings. The #CactusCrew is playing two today! It is time to #PlayBall in…

A Minute in Maryvale: 3.7.17

It’s quiet on the western front this Tuesday. March 7 marks the first scheduled off day for the Milwaukee Brewers since Cactus League games started on February 24. Tomorrow marks the first day of split-squad games for the Cactus Crew. Maryvale Baseball Park will host half of the Brewers as they take on the Los…

A Minute in Maryvale: 3.6.17

Let it be known that we are exactly one month away from the start of the 2017 Colorado Springs Sky Sox baseball season. Get ready, Colorado Springs. Triple-A baseball will be here before we know it. Yesterday, members of the #CactusCrew tested out @Snapchat @Spectacles to give fans a unique perspective of the game: pic.twitter.com/pID2mll7ah…

A Minute in Maryvale: 3.3.17

There has now been a full week of games played in Arizona during Spring Training 2017. The excitement is in the air from Arizona over to Florida. When you get Ryan Braun’s autograph… 🤗 #CactusCrew pic.twitter.com/kvlsp5I64q — Milwaukee Brewers (@Brewers) March 3, 2017 There’s been a week’s worth of Cactus League games that have already been…