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Disciples of Uecker

We'd like to go to the Playoffs, that would be cool.

Posts by Jake Covey

Pre-Deadline Top 15 Prospects

In what seems like a surreal moment, our beloved Milwaukee Brewers may look a lot different after the coming days’ flurry of trade speculation and final trades.  With rumors swirling about Jonathan Lucroy, Jeremy Jeffress, Will Smith, and a number of others, the major league… [More]

Trade Candidate Series: Jonathan Lucroy

When fans question the strength of a position in the Brewers order tis year, there has never been any legitimate worry about one of the most difficult positions to fill: catcher.  30-year old Jonathan Lucroy has been a mainstay in the order for the last… [More]

A First Half Recap: Team Breakdowns and Awards

Even though it seems as if the start of the 2016 season was just yesterday, the second half of the major league season begins on Friday in Cincinnati.  While the Brewers appear to be sellers at the August 1st Trade Deadline, there was much to… [More]

Mark Loretta Trade Tree Still Bearing Fruit

A couple of years ago, I had come across an article on Grantland written by Ben Lindbergh.  He had compiled a list of each teams’ longest transaction tree, and ranked them based upon their age of origin.  These trees act almost as family ones, where… [More]

Trade Candidate Series: Aaron Hill

With the 2016 Trade Deadline a matter of weeks away, trade speculations  and rumors have begun to take off.  Many fans have heard and read the myriad of Jonathan Lucroy and Ryan Braun speculations, but there are a number of other players on the roster… [More]

Potential Top 100 Pitching Prospects to Target

In last week’s MLB draft, it seemed as though the Brewers had a serious shot at filling a pitching void and drafting a high-profile arm.  By the end of the draft, us fans saw a number of interesting picks that may shape the future of… [More]

A Draft Recap of Days 1 & 2

First Round, Pick #5: OF Corey Ray (Louisville) -5’11” 185 lbs.  Age 21 (9/22/94) As many analysts would have it, the Brewers selected Corey Ray with the Number 5 pick. Although falling just short of 6’0″, Ray features immense all-around talent both in terms of… [More]

All-Farm System Team After 2 Months

Through the first couple months of the 2016 minor league season, the halfway marks for each team is slowly creeping up.  In each of the minor league divisions, a three-day All-Star Break typically rests between late June and Early July.  This season, the Double-A Biloxi… [More]

Here Comes the Cavalry: Players Set to Return in June

The early parts of the 2016 season were not kind to the Brewers.  In one single Spring Training, they started with a total of seven players on the disabled list.  Among them were numerous vital cogs in the plans:  left-handed reliever Will Smith (right LCL… [More]

Non-Top 30 Prospects off to a Hot Start

As exciting as watching major prospects rise to greatness, many fans often omit the smaller seasonal accomplishments of other minor league names.  Despite many being seen as organizational depth at the beginning of the year, numerous guys at the upper-levels of the Brewers’ farm system… [More]