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Friday Five: Five Players Who Could Be Cut Before Opening Day

Welcome to this week’s Friday Five! With Spring Training getting underway and roster battles shaping up, it’s time to take a look at some of the Brewers players who could be off the team come Opening Day. Now, I am not taking the cheap route… [More]

I Ruined Derrick Turnbow

By on February 14, 2017

I Ruined Derrick Turnbow

I owe a confession to the Brewers fan base. It’s a deep, dark secret I’ve carried with me for years. A weight I’ve carried like Atlas – tortured to carry the world on his back – for over a decade. Before this deep, dark secret… [More]

Black Friday Specials for the Brewers’ Offseason

It’s that time of year! Where thousands of people storm doors and trample over their fellow human beings to make sure they’re one of the first 500 customers in the door to get that stupid teddy bear or that discount on a TV they already… [More]

Trading Ryan Braun: Now or Never

We are just under two weeks away from the MLB Winter Meetings, and the Brewers have one big franchise player on their plate that could be a big topic: Ryan Braun. The outfielder had a resurgent year. After a couple of injury-plagued seasons, the slugger… [More]

Recapping the 2016 Brewers’ Farm: Pitching

Yesterday, we took a look at the best the Brewers farm had to offer in the minors on offense. Today, we’re looking at pitching! Let’s jump right in. ERA (Minimum of 10 games started): Brandon Woodruff, 2.68 (Brevard County Manatees, Biloxi Shuckers) Marcos Diplan, 3.02… [More]

Recapping the 2016 Brewers’ Farm: Offense

The farm is clearly the most exciting part of the Milwaukee Brewers organization. While the major league team is at Miller Park, being dominated by the Cubs and overrun with Cubs’ fans, let’s have happier thoughts. SIGNIFICANTLY happier thoughts. The minor league regular season ended… [More]

Brewers Minor League Top Performers: August 1-7

It’s been a while, but the Brewers Minor League Top Performers is finally back! This week, we’re looking at August 1-7. This is a week that saw two debuts from the prospects brought over in the Jonathan Lucroy trade and a top Brewers prospect who… [More]

Guessing the Brewers’ Player to Be Named Later

It’s the mystery every Brewers fan has been trying to solve since 3:00 p.m. on August 1: Who is the Player to Be Named Later in the trade between the Texas Rangers and Milwaukee Brewers? It’s what could turn the Brewers’ return for Jonathan Lucroy… [More]

Brewers Minor League Top Performers: June 6-12

Ann Mollica/Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Monte Harrison: .428/.428/.952, 3 HR, 7 RBI, 7 R Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Hard to have a better week than Monte Harrison. After this monster performance, Harrison doubled his season’s homer total, raised his average 30 points and his slugging about 80… [More]