Found August 27, 2012 on Brewers Bar:
Photo: Benny Sieu, US PRESSWIRE In taking two of three games versus the Pittsburgh Pirates over the weekend, the Milwaukee Brewers showed the kind of damage they could do to foes over the next month in terms of spoiling other teams’ chances at the playoffs.  Nearly a month ago, I waxed on the possibility of the Brewers making things hard on postseason contenders.  Ever since then, the Brewers have gone 1-3 against St. Louis, 3-0 against Cincinnati and 2-1 against Pittsburgh.  That’s not too terribly bad (except their usual suffering at the hands of the Cardinals).  The Crew still has six games against the Pirates and three each against the Reds and Cards.  There are also four against the Nats and three with the Braves.  The once smooth-sailing Pirates have hit some choppy waters, and are now two games behind the Cardinals in the Wild Card chase.  Entering play Monday, the Pirates are also a whopping eight games behind the division-leading Reds, with the Redbirds six back.  It’s (n...
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