Craig Counsell

Milwaukee Brewers #30 - Second Base

  • Born: 08/21/70
  • Age: 43
  • Height: 6-0
  • Weight: 180

Cubs Open Young Prospect Development Academy


"Encouragement starts with not laughing at them." Theadora Eggplant intimated to me. "These are 5 and 6 year old kids, and the Cubs have emphasized patience. After 106 years, what's 25 more?" she...

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Gonzo Ready for WBC


Luis Gonzalez is helping to promote the World Baseball Classic here in Phoenix. He spoke with the SnakePit about fan support for the WBC, the Diamondbacks' exhibition against Mexico, and the team's...

Tuesday's Frosty Mug: Keeping Counsell


The Brewer front office will return in full force for 2013, and we're discussing that and more in today's daily news roundup.

Cult Favorite Player: National League West


Rooting for superstars is a no-brainer. As often as not, though, your favorite player emerges not from a pile of year-end awards, but from somewhere a little more special. We asked our bloggers to...

Monday's Mug: A Different Kind Of Hunting Season


This weekend's top story is yet another buy-low acquisition for the Brewer bullpen.

Red Sox Interviewing Craig Counsell, Greg Colbrunn


In their search for a new hitting coach, the Red Sox look to two more former major-league hitters

This Day In Diamondbacks History: August 21

Record: 6-7 - Home: 5-2 - Road: 1-5 1970: Craig Counsell born. Often derided as a scrappy, replacement-level guy, he put up over 20 bWAR in his career, albeit mostly with his glove. Never an...

Today In Brewer History: Craig Counsell Snaps Out Of It


On this day one year ago the Brewers beat the Astros 8-1 in Houston, their ninth win in ten games. Ryan Braun had three hits and a walk in the game, and was one of nine Brewers to get a hit. The...

VIDEO: Coastal Carolina Player Has Best Batting Stance Of The Year


Coastal Carolina's Alex Buccilli has a heck of a batting stance. It may just be the best batting stance at any level of baseball in 2012.

Today In Brewer History: Getting Off To A Hot Start


The 2010 Brewers didn't exactly come roaring out of the gate. In their second season under Ken Macha they stumbled to a 4-7 record in their first eleven games, losing series to the Cardinals and C...

Stat Of The Night: On Big First Innings


The Brewers' big first inning was the story tonight, as they sent ten men to the plate in their first opportunity and scored five runs. It was the first time all season the Brewers have scored five...

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