Friday- One more year for Gallardo

Programming note: Beginning Monday, Nov. 3, the Frosty Mug will move to its own site at BrewersFrostyMug.net. The Mug you know and love will continue uninterrupted in this new space, and its Facebook and Twitter feeds will remain the same, but if you wish to continue following the Mug after the end of this month please bookmark (or follow the RSS feed from) its new location.   Some things to read while catching up on gossip. The first day after the 2014 World Series featured a flurry of roster activity across baseball, and the Milwaukee Brewers are believed to have been a part of it. On Thursday, we saw…

Thursday- Swing more or less?

Programming note: Beginning Monday, Nov. 3, the Frosty Mug will move to its own site at BrewersFrostyMug.net. The Mug you know and love will continue uninterrupted in this new space, and its Facebook and Twitter feeds will remain the same, but if you wish to continue following the Mug after the end of this month please bookmark (or follow the RSS feed from) its new location.   Some things to read while picking out a gift. The MLB offseason is officially underway this morning after the World Series wrapped up on Wednesday night, and the Milwaukee Brewers have a lot of work to do in the coming months if…

Wednesday- And the drought goes on

Programming note: Beginning Monday, Nov. 3, the Frosty Mug will move to its own site at BrewersFrostyMug.net. The Mug you know and love will continue uninterrupted in this new space, and its Facebook and Twitter feeds will remain the same, but if you wish to continue following the Mug after the end of this month please bookmark (or follow the RSS feed from) its new location.   Some things to read while cleaning. By the end of the night tonight, Major League Baseball will have crowned a World Series champion, and for the 57th consecutive year (dating back to the Braves’ victory in 1957), the city of Milwaukee will…

Tuesday- Claiming an Angel

Programming note: Beginning Monday, Nov. 3, the Frosty Mug will move to its own site at BrewersFrostyMug.net. The Mug you know and love will continue uninterrupted in this new space, and its Facebook and Twitter feeds will remain the same, but if you wish to continue following the Mug after the end of this month please bookmark (or follow the RSS feed from) its new location.   Some things to read while changing your mind. The rest of the Milwaukee Brewers’ offseason plans remain a mystery at this point, but on Monday, they made a minor transaction that could give them some options moving forward. The team claimed 26-year-old…

Monday- Waiting to say goodbye

Programming note: Beginning Monday, Nov. 3, the Frosty Mug will move to its own site at BrewersFrostyMug.net. The Mug you know and love will continue uninterrupted in this new space, and its Facebook and Twitter feeds will remain the same, but if you wish to continue following the Mug after the end of this month please bookmark (or follow the RSS feed from) its new location.   Some things to read while writing in your notebook (h/t BBTF). Today we open the fifth week of the Milwaukee Brewers’ offseason, and we’re closing in on the beginning of free agency, which starts five days after the conclusion of the World Series.…

Friday- Welcome back Darnell Coles

Programming note: Beginning Monday, Nov. 3, the Frosty Mug will move to its own site at BrewersFrostyMug.net. The Mug you know and love will continue uninterrupted in this new space, and its Facebook and Twitter feeds will remain the same, but if you wish to continue following the Mug after the end of this month please bookmark (or follow the RSS feed from) its new location.   Some things to read while getting rid of old appliances. We’re still more than a week away from the start of free agency, but the Milwaukee Brewers made their largest addition of the offseason to date when they hired former Tigers assistant…

Thursday- Shopping for relief

Programming note: Beginning Monday, Nov. 3, the Frosty Mug will move to its own site at BrewersFrostyMug.net. The Mug you know and love will continue uninterrupted in this new space, and its Facebook and Twitter feeds will remain the same, but if you wish to continue following the Mug after the end of this month please bookmark (or follow the RSS feed from) its new location.   Some things to read in your expensive seat. The Milwaukee Brewers are still likely to be about a week away from the official beginning of the offseason, but when they get there, they’ll have some work to do to revamp their bullpen.…

Wednesday- All eyes on Kansas City

Programming note: Beginning Monday, Nov. 3, the Frosty Mug will move to its own site at BrewersFrostyMug.net. The Mug you know and love will continue uninterrupted in this new space, and its Facebook and Twitter feeds will remain the same, but if you wish to continue following the Mug after the end of this month please bookmark (or follow the RSS feed from) its new location. Some things to read while keeping score. The Milwaukee Brewers and the rest of the baseball world largely went quiet on Tuesday as everyone’s attention shifted to Game 1 of the World Series. Once the series concludes and the offseason is underway, however,…

Tuesday- An MVP confirmed

Programming note: Beginning Monday, Nov. 3, the Frosty Mug will move to its own site at BrewersFrostyMug.net. The Mug you know and love will continue uninterrupted in this new space, and its Facebook and Twitter feeds will remain the same, but if you wish to continue following the Mug after the end of this month please bookmark (or follow the RSS feed from) its new location.   Some things to read while being weird. We’re still a few weeks away from the Baseball Writers Association of America crowning the 2014 National League Most Valuable Player, but we know one thing with near-absolute…

Monday- A Frosty Mug announcement

Before we get started with today’s Mug, I need to make an announcement. Effective two weeks from today (Monday, November 3), the Frosty Mug will move to its own site at BrewersFrostyMug.net. The Mug you know and love will continue uninterrupted in this new space, and its Facebook and Twitter feeds will remain the same, but if you wish to continue following the Mug after the end of this month please bookmark (or follow the RSS feed) from its new location.   Some things to read while seeing what that button does. Today, we open the fourth week of the…