J.P. Breen | Disciples of Uecker - Part 41

Disciples of Uecker

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Minor League Box Scores 04.08.12

Nashville Sounds: (0-3), 2.0 GB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Nashville 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 2 New Orleans 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 x 4 4 2 RHP… [More]

Minor League Box Scores 04.07.12

Nashville Sounds: (0-2), 1.0 GB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 R H E Nashville 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 2 New Orleans 1 0 0 0 0 0 0… [More]

Can Yovani Gallardo Reverse Trend Against Cardinals?

Baseball returns to Milwaukee on Friday afternoon, as the defending World Series Champions come to town for a three-game series at Miller Park. Ron Roenicke and his Milwaukee Brewers will hand the ball to right-hander Yovani Gallardo on Opening Day. It will be his second-consecutive Opening… [More]

Minor League Box Scores 04.06.12

Nashville Sounds: (0-1), 1.0 GB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Nashville 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 11 0 New Orleans 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 x 6 8 1 RHP… [More]

Brewers Need Greinke

By on April 4, 2012

Brewers Need Greinke

Right-hander Zack Greinke has reportedly paired up with agent Casey Close for the upcoming season, which has raised expectations that serious contract discussions are either underway or about to occur between the Brewers and their ace. I am not about to argue over what profiles as… [More]

Minor League Rosters Announced

The Milwaukee Brewers released the rosters for each of their minor league affiliates on Monday afternoon. Since this site will follow the farm system so closely this season, setting the stage with the individual rosters seems rather prudent. Nashville offers no surprises. Perhaps the closest… [More]

Why I’m Concerned About Nyjer Morgan at the Plate

Doug Melvin wheeled and dealed his way to an NL Central pennant in 2011. He augmented the starting rotation with the notable acquisitions of Shaun Marcum and Zack Greinke, though the two best trades are seldom mentioned as significant contributors to the Brewers’ success. During the… [More]

Podcast, Episode 2.6: “We Weren’t Talking About State Secrets”

The podcast this week features one of the brightest pitching prospects in the Brewers’ minor league system. Right-hander Jimmy Nelson was nice enough to break down his 2011 season and explain why he is so excited for the 2012 season to begin in just a couple… [More]

Breaking Down the Lucroy Deal

As expected, on Tuesday afternoon at Maryvale Baseball Park, the Milwaukee Brewers announced a new five-year deal with catcher Jonathan Lucroy. The five-year deal also includes a sixth option-year and will be worth at least $11M. The ultimate monetary value hinges on whether the Brewers’… [More]

Spring Training Notes: Scottsdale, Aoki, Lawrie

The biggest news coming out of Brewers camp yesterday surrounded the purported five-year contract extension for Jonathan Lucroy. Ken Rosenthal hears the deal will be worth more than $11M, but will vary depending on whether the Brewers’ catcher qualifies as a Super Two at the… [More]