I can't remember the last time a Brewer has been on the cover of Sports Illustrated. Was the last time really 21 years ago with Rob Deer? There's no way. Whatever the case may be, I'll now have a new Sports Illustrated to put in the frame I had originally bought for a Packers Super Bowl Preview cover. Yikes.
Ryan Braun, along with Troy Tulowitzki and Justin Upton will be on the 2008 Baseball Preview Issue to be released sometime in March. Braun is meeting the two other young stars in Tucson on March 13th.
I know I know, everyone is worried about "The Jinx", but it's not like Brett Favre was on the cover of SI the week before the NFC Championship Game. Oh wait.