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Disciples of Uecker

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

Posts by Jake Covey

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]

Brewers Linked to Cuban OF Yadiel Hernandez

An updated story regarding Cuban outfielder Yadiel Hernandez broke yesterday, as he participated in a private workout with the Miami Marlins.  However, the piece written by Ben Badler and published on Baseball America had a very interesting tidbit at the end: a total of four… [More]

Mock Draft Time: Blake Rutherford

Mini-Biography:  Blake Rutherford was born on May 2nd, 1997 in Morristown, NJ.  His family lived there for the first two years of his life before settling down in Simi Valley, California.  He currently attends high school at Chaminade High School in West Hills (CA) and… [More]

Roster Notes: Gennett/Jhan Marinez In, Rivera/Kirkman Out

In a flurry of moves yesterday, the Brewers have made a number of changes to the major league roster. The primary highlight of the moves was the return of 2B Scooter Gennett, who went 2-3 with two singles, a walk, and one strikeout in the… [More]

Trade Candidate Series: Red-Hot Chris Carter

Now that the 2016 season is well underway,  we’ll start to begin the Trade Candidate Series.  In these articles, we’ll cover numerous trade candidates the Brewers have going into the Trade Deadline this season.   It should be of no surprise to see the Crew… [More]

The Rising Possibility of Trading Ryan Braun

At the beginning of the season, the thought that Ryan Braun could be a trade commodity was slim to none.  Even with his strong production in 2015, all signs pointed to another season with fans on the edge of their seats crossing every finger possible… [More]

Secondary Rule 5 Rounds and an Update on 2016’s Picks

Typically, the popularity of the Rule 5 Draft has only gone as far as the first of the three rounds.  In that first round, players who are drafted must stay on both the 40-man roster and active roster – unless injured.  If teams do not… [More]

Adding an Outfielder: Which Player was Worth the Call

Photo credited to Rick Scuteri of USA Today Sports When the Brewers were in need of a starting pitcher last weekend, they called upon RHP Zach Davies to cover at least until RHP Matt Garza returned from injury.  But in that corresponding move, the Crew… [More]