J.P. Breen | Disciples of Uecker - Part 17

Disciples of Uecker

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Hiram Burgos Promoted To Milwaukee

The Milwaukee Brewers officially announced that Mike Fiers has been optioned to Triple-A Nashville, and the organization subsequently promoted right-hander Hiram Burgos to the big-league club. Burgos is expected to get his first major-league start on Saturday against the Chicago Cubs. Last season, Burgos earned the Minor… [More]

Minor League Box Scores: 04.18.13

Nashville Sounds: (4-8), 3.0 GB Game postponed due to rain. Huntsville Stars: (6-7), 2.0 GB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Tennessee 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 4 6 2 Huntsville 0 0 0 0… [More]

Minor League Box Scores: 04.16.13

Nashville Sounds: (4-8), 2.5 GB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Nashville 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 10 0 Iowa 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 x 4 3 1 RHP Frankie… [More]

Giving Yuniesky Betancourt His Due

It’s been years since Yuniesky Betancourt has yielded positive overall value on the baseball diamond. To be exact, it’s been six years since Betancourt compiled a +1.4 WAR with the Seattle Mariners in 2007. He hit .289/.308/.418 as a 25-year-old shortstop that season. That would be… [More]

Minor League Box Scores: 04.16.13

Nashville Sounds: (4-7), 2.5 GB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Nashville 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 8 0 Omaha 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 x 3 7 0 RHP Hiram… [More]

Minor League Box Scores: 04.15.13

Nashville Sounds: (4-6), 1.5 GB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Nashville 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 0 Omaha 2 0 3 0 0 4 2 0 x 11 12 0 RHP Tyler… [More]

Twitter Mailbag: Trading Hart, Bullpen Issues, Lucroy

“Using only players in the Brewers system, what’s your ideal 2013 25-man roster? Injuries don’t count, so you can include Hart, etc.”  – @GregSchueller The position players are rather easy. Injuries aside, the Brewers have entrenched starters at every position around the diamond, and the… [More]

Minor League Box Scores: 04.12.13

Nashville Sounds: (3-4), 0.5 GB Game postponed due to weather. Huntsville Stars: (5-1), — GB Game postponed due to weather. Brevard County Manatees: (4-3), 2.0 GB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Lakeland 0 0 0 0 0 0… [More]

Podcast, Episode 3.4: “Gesticulating Wildly”

A week-and-a-half into the season, the podcast returns with the fourth episode of season three! Ryan and I took the opportunity to discuss the Kyle Lohse signing a little more in-depth, and we also addressed the bullpen meltdown that has marred the beginning of the ’13… [More]

Minor League Box Scores: 04.11.13

Nashville Sounds: (3-4), 1.0 GB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Oklahoma City 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 0 Nashville 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 1 RHP… [More]