Meeting Bob Uecker

I never set out to meet Bob Uecker. It wasn’t anything I pursued.  To me, Uke was the voice of the Brewers.  An actor.  A writer.  A comedian.  He was THE MAN.  The guy I wanted to be when I attended broadcasting school.  It was an impossible dream.  I wouldn’t get to walk in Uke’s…

Writing Archive – A Manager’s Point of View

When I was a kid I played Strat-o-Matic baseball.  A lot.  I mean, pretty much daily.  For the uninitiated, the baseball version of this game started back in the 1960’s, but really took off about a decade later when “advanced” versions of the game were released.  Each ballplayer has a stat type card with player…