Jaymes Langrehr | Disciples of Uecker

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Brewers officially sign top Dominican prospect Gilbert Lara

A long-rumored signing is now official — the Brewers have signed Dominican 16-year-old Gilbert Lara, one of the best prospects in this year’s international class. The Brewers are giving Lara a signing bonus of $3.2 million, shattering their previous high on the international market of… [More]

Brewers sign Jacob Gatewood, Monte Harrison

Monte Harrison figured to be the hardest of the Brewers’ three first-day picks to sign. It turns out he’s the first. Jim Callis is reporting that the Brewers have signed Harrison to a $1.8 million signing bonus, about $700,000 over the estimated slot for the… [More]

Jeff Bianchi outrighted to make room for Jimmy Nelson

Jimmy Nelson will make a spot start for the injured Yovani Gallardo on Sunday, and instead of sending down another pitcher to make room for Nelson, the Brewers outrighted infielder Jeff Bianchi to Triple-A Nashville. Bianchi has 72 hours to decide whether he’ll accept the… [More]

Tom Gorzelanny to begin rehab assignment Wednesday

Will Smith and Zach Duke have given the Brewers two very good lefties out of the bullpen to start the year. A third is a step closer to joining them in Milwaukee. Tom Gorzelanny will begin his rehab assignment Wednesday with High-A Brevard County, the… [More]

Brewers finally put ailing Braun on DL, activate Schafer

The Brewers waited a week for Ryan Braun’s oblique to stop acting up. They played Elian Herrera and Mark Reynolds in right field while they waited. They only used Braun as a pinch-hitting decoy, and effectively played with one man on the bench when Jean… [More]

Rough season for Henderson continues with trip to DL

A slew of day-to-day injuries has left the Brewers playing shorthanded for much of the past week. When a need for fresh bullpen arms sent Elian Herrera back to Nashville on Thursday, the outfield was looking especially thin — while Logan Schafer is scheduled to… [More]

Review: Out of the Park Baseball 15

If you don’t know what Out of the Park Baseball is, this is no exaggeration — it’s the deepest, most intensive baseball sim out there. Virtually everything about the playing experience is customizable, allowing players to design an entire baseball universe to their liking. Every… [More]

No serious injuries after Segura hit by Braun’s bat

Apparently, Ryan Braun never had a coach in Little League tell him to not swing the bat in the dugout. Braun was warming up for his at-bat in the bottom of the first inning Saturday night like he usually does, swinging the bat around his… [More]

Johnny Hellweg tears UCL, likely needs Tommy John surgery

For the most part, the Brewers have had good luck when it comes to avoiding elbow injuries to their young pitchers. While they haven’t produced many high-ceiling talents, the Brewers’ minor league system has consistently churned out durable, dependable starters. Unfortunately, it appears that luck… [More]

Needing fresh arms, Brewers call up Figaro

The Brewers’ bullpen has been tested early and often, and that was before Sunday’s 14-inning game in Pittsburgh. Needing some fresh relief arms, the Brewers sent Rob Wooten back to Triple-A Nashville and called up Alfredo Figaro. Figaro returns to the majors after starting the… [More]