Jaymes Langrehr | Disciples of Uecker - Part 11

Disciples of Uecker

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Jeff Bianchi called up to replace Taylor Green

On Sunday, the Brewers sent Taylor Green down to Nashville to get consistent playing time. Tuesday, they confirmed the addition of another young infielder to take his place on the roster. Jeff Bianchi, who was claimed off waivers from the Chicago Cubs (who claimed him… [More]

Brewers 2012 pick tears PCL, out six weeks

There are a handful of 2012 draft picks still unsigned, but one of the Brewers’ top 2012 picks is already dealing with an injury that will cost him at least six weeks. Supplemental first rounder Mitch Haniger has a torn PCL and will be rehabbing… [More]

With nowhere to play, Green sent to Nashville

The first position listed for Taylor Green on Baseball-Reference is “Pinch Hitter.” With that in mind, it probably shouldn’t be a surprise that the Brewers sent Green back to Triple-A Nashville after closing out the first half of the season. In 43 games entering Sunday,… [More]

Presented Without Comment: Carlos Gomez’s walkoff steal

Presented without comment. Enjoy.

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]