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Now quietly watching as adviser, former GM Doug Melvin got ball rolling in Brewers’ rebuild

Thinking of Harvey Wallbanger as the Brewers start the NLCS.

Jim Furtado Posted: October 12, 2018 at 06:22 AM | 3 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. JimMusComp likes Billy Eppler.... Posted: October 12, 2018 at 12:56 PM (#5765156)
Oh yea - definitely thinking of Harvey today....

I miss his comments.
   2. The Polish Sausage Racer Posted: October 12, 2018 at 03:08 PM (#5765238)
Yeah, I sure wish Harvey were here to enjoy this and rant about whatever was irking him.
   3. Brian C Posted: October 12, 2018 at 09:23 PM (#5765444)
Melvin did some good work with the Rangers back in the day, too. Brewers have been up and down some over the past 10-12 years, but fortunes for that franchise turned around when Melvin was hired as GM. Before that, they were a wasteland (and yes, the Selig family moving on had a lot to do with it, too).

And yes, RIP Harveys.

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