A Minute in Maryvale: 3.20.17

As the first day of Spring makes its presence across Colorado, action across baseball diamonds nationwide has been heating up for weeks. The 2017 Spring Training schedule is reaching its final week of games as the regular season begins in about two weeks. On April 3, Milwaukee opens their season at Miller Park against the…

A Minute in Maryvale: 3.17.17

Time to break out the green. It’s officially St. Patrick’s Day across the country and that means lots of green in Spring Training stadiums across Arizona and Florida. Take it from the Brewers’ training staff. Top o’ the morning to ya from the #Brewers training staff! 🍀#CactusCrew #StPatricksDay pic.twitter.com/J6VOLGgvnB — Milwaukee Brewers (@Brewers) March 17,…

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…