Bill Michaels Blogs

Brewers Swept Into Break

For a majority of the season the Brewers have been atop the National League Central. With their stellar pitching staff and the addition of Cain and Yellich, the bats have remained pretty consistent. From April 17th thru May 28th, the Brewers took over the top spot in the National League racking up... Read More

Brewers Fans, Do Your Part

He has a .306 batting average. He has an OPS of 1.001. 22 home runs, 63 RBI and an on base percentage of .368. His batting average is 16th overall in baseball. His home run total is tied for 6th right now. His OPS numbers are 4th best in baseball. He’s an All Star right? Wrong. Jesus Aguilar, 1st... Read More

TO Can't Go Quietly

Terrell Owens walked radio row in Minneapolis like a rock star. He strolled from interview to interview like the hall of famer he was about to become. Why not, Owens career statistics prove that he belongs in the hall. He caught 1,078 passes for nearly 16,000 yards and 153 touchdowns. He is among... Read More

What A Great Weekend

What a great weekend. Not because the Brewers lost 2 out of 3 to the Philly’s. And not because Brooks Koepka won his second straight U.S. Open and I’m sure some in the media are going to bellyache about the course conditions. And not because it was our first full weekend without he NBA. And not... Read More

Don't Just Shout, Listen

Now we hear from NBA players who really don’t want to go the White House to visit with President Trump should they win the championship. This all stems from the “unvite” that the President issued after he found out that members of the Philadelphia Eagles didn’t want to come visit him after they won... Read More

Protest Til It Hurts Your Wallet

It’s being reported that some higher profile NFL players are considering boycotting the season until former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and safety Eric Reed get jobs. While other national celebrities, politicians and a growing group of fans support this effort, I have to admit, I find this... Read More

First Season, They're Golden

In the movie Major League, the Manager of the Indians Lou Brown told the team that the owner wanted to do everything she could, within her power, to watch the team lose. Brown went on to say that they’re weren’t any expectations of his team at all. It was at that point that Jake Taylor stood up and... Read More

How Good Can The Brewers Be?

The Milwaukee Brewers are at the quarter turn of the regular season and they’ve either been in first place or near the top spot in the National League Central since the start of the season. How good are they and what can they do for the rest of the season? Put it this way, the Crew has been shut... Read More

You Bet Your _______

Sports betting could be coming to a state near you. On Monday, the Supreme Court struck down a federal law that prohibits sports gambling in a landmark decision that gives states their own ability to legalize betting on sports. New Jersey plans on being the first state to take advantage of the... Read More

May The Best Coach Get The Job

How serious are they? Is this a publicity stunt? Are there political motives? Who knows for sure, but the Milwaukee Bucks are making Becky Hammon the first woman ever to be interview for a head coaching vacancy in the NBA. Hammon is a 4-year assistant under the Championship winning Spurs Coach,... Read More