J.P. Breen | Disciples of Uecker - Part 18

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Minor League Box Scores: 04.10.13

  Nashville Sounds: (3-3), — GB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Oklahoma City 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 5 10 1 Nashville 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 3 11 1/td>… [More]

What Makes Marco Estrada Effective

Aside from a stellar debut from right-hander Kyle Lohse, the Brewers’ starting rotation did not enjoy a successful first week of the regular season. It resulted in a five-game losing streak and an overtaxed bullpen, which is saying something considering the 13-man pitching staff. The… [More]

Minor League Box Scores: 04.09.13

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

John Axford and Release Points

With the game tied at six-apiece in the top of the tenth inning, John Axford and the Brewers appeared to be playing with fire. The 37,733 fans in attendance collectively held their breaths as Paul Goldschmidt and Jason Kubel jumped on Axford fastballs and narrowly… [More]

Minor League Box Scores: 04.08.13

Nashville Sounds: (2-2), — GB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E New Orleans 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 11 1 Nashville 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 0 LHP… [More]

Unlucky Seventh Sinks Brewers

Baseball is fickle. Sometimes an opposing pitcher hangs a slider, only to watch a batter swing through it for a harmless strike. Sometimes a batter hits the ball on the screws, only to slowly shuffle back to the dugout after the ball finds its way… [More]

2013 Staff Predictions

By on April 1, 2013

2013 Staff Predictions

Though the writers at Disciples of Uecker focus primarily on the Milwaukee Brewers and the NL Central, we’re all fans of baseball more generally. Opening Day has finally arrived, and it’s time to unveil our 2013 Staff Predictions. Be sure to bookmark this page for… [More]

Brewers Minor League Rosters Released

While the majority of eyeballs are focused on the Brewers’ major-league roster, and understandably so, the Brewers’ minor-league affiliates also released their tentative rosters on Saturday afternoon. The entire rosters are listed below. But first, I wanted to highlight some of the more intriguing groups… [More]

Making Sense of the Kyle Lohse Signing

On Monday, the Brewers shocked the baseball landscape by signing 34-year-old Kyle Lohse to a three-year, $33 million deal. It’s a signing that has caused some to celebrate the Brewers’ commitment to winning, while others have lamented the organization’s willingness to sacrifice a first-round draft… [More]

First Basemen Historically Rake in Nashville

In the most recent episode of the podcast, my esteemed co-host Ryan Topp said Hunter Morris was a player who could disappoint this season. He elaborated and said the expectations surrounding Morris are so lofty that anything other than an outstanding season would be dubbed a… [More]