What’s Wrong With Milwaukee: Macha, Melvin or More?

Ken Macha

Photo, Article By: Melissa S. Wollering

When it’s all said and done, I know I’ve done the best job I can do. Those almost sound like words of defeat and finality. In fact, they are the words of Manager Ken Macha after the Milwaukee Brewers eighth consecutive loss at home to the Phillies Sunday night.

Perhaps more fitting, though, are the words of Casey McGehee.  Managers sometimes get too much credit and too much blame. So is that the case with Ken Macha and the state of the Milwaukee Brewers? Is Doug Melvin’s management and his talent busts partially to blame? Have the players failed themselves by providing little visible player leadership presence in the clubhouse? [Read more…]