Robin Yount's fall and winter will be a lot easier to navigate after what happened in Game 5 of the NLDS last month at Miller Park.
"We got to the league championship series and we beat the Diamondbacks," said Yount, who lives in Arizona. "That was fun. I don't have to go listen to all the Phoenicians down there saying that they knocked us off. It's easier to walk around town in Phoenix right now knowing that we beat them."
Yount, who spent his entire 20-year Hall of Fame major league career with the Milwaukee Brewers, said he had a feeling the team was destined for great things in 2011 when he first saw them last February.
"It was all a blast because I was with them in spring training," he said. "I got a feel for the group of guys, fell in love with them early on had a lot of fun in spring training. I followed 'em all season long and to see them play that well and go as far as they did was certainly exciting for me, too."
Yount threw out the first pitch before Game 2 of the Ari...