Jaymes Langrehr | Disciples of Uecker - Part 11

Disciples of Uecker

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Ryan Braun makes 5th All-Star team, Zack Greinke snubbed

For the fifth consecutive season, Ryan Braun will be playing in the All-Star Game. For the first time, though, it will not be as a starter. In his first four appearances, Braun was the leading vote-getter among National League outfielders, and was the leading vote-getter… [More]

Brewers extend development deal with Brevard County

Some of the Brewers’ most interesting prospects are spending this year with the Brevard County Manatees, and thanks to an agreement reached Friday, Brewers prospects will be telling us to Fear The Seacow through 2014. The Brewers’ Player Development Contract with the Manatees was set… [More]

Estrada returns to Brewers rotation

The Brewers may have gotten bad news on Shaun Marcum on Monday, but another starting pitcher will be making his return from injury on Tuesday: Marco Estrada will make his first start since straining his quad on May 23. The move isn’t exactly a surprise,… [More]

Brewers prospect Richardson walking away from baseball

There are a lot of reasons prospects fail. Sometimes, a mechanical flaw limits their progress. Other times, they hit a wall between Single-A and Double-A. And some just lose their love of the game and retire before their careers even begin to take hold. That’s… [More]

First-rounder Victor Roache says he may sign Thursday

It’s been interesting to see baseball’s new draft rules play out over the past few days. The new restrictions put the Pittsburgh Pirates in a bind, for example, after they took Stanford pitcher Mark Appel with the 8th overall pick. Appel wants to be paid… [More]

Jonathan Lucroy makes it an even dozen Brewer injuries

Things are just getting stupid at this point. Jonathan Lucroy is the 12th Brewer to get hurt in the month of May after what can only  be described as a bizarre hotel room incident. Adam McCalvy has Lucroy’s story on how the backstop bruised his… [More]

Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Month continues for Brewers injuries

The Brewers’ May injury woes continue. Before Sunday’s series finale against Arizona, it was announced that Travis Ishikawa had a strained oblique and probably needed a trip to the disabled list. That information seemed to be confirmed when Brooks Conrad was pulled from Nashville’s lineup… [More]

Injury bug bites Brewers again, Izturis to DL

There’s just something about West coast games this year. While the Brewers were cruising to a relatively easy 7-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks Friday night, they picked up another injury in the infield. Shortstop Cesar Izturis, who was enjoying a rare good offensive game… [More]

Brewers buy themselves some time, recall McClendon

When Mike McClendon was sent down for Vinnie Chulk at the end of April, smart money was on McClendon returning to the big leagues before long. Thanks to Marco Estrada landing on the 15-day disabled list with a quad strain, McClendon is getting the call… [More]

Brewers claim Ransom on waivers, option Maysonet

The shortstop carousel post-Alex Gonzalez continues for the Brewers, who claimed Cody Ransom off waivers from the Arizona Diamondbacks Wednesday. Edwin Maysonet was optioned back to Nashville to make room on the 25-man roster, and Gonzalez was transferred to the 60-day DL to make room… [More]