- Part 15

Disciples of Uecker

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

Posts by Jaymes Langrehr

Brewers lose De La Cruz to Cubs

Thursday, the Brewers cut five from their spring training roster. Friday, they lost one more, albeit perhaps unintentionally — reliever Frankie De La Cruz was claimed off waivers by the Chicago Cubs. Everyone’s best guess is the Brewers tried to slip De La Cruz, who… [More]

Jungmann, Bradley, Scarpetta among first cuts

Spring Training has been chugging along for nearly two weeks now, and now that the regulars are slowly starting to get more time on the field, the Brewers are starting to make some roster cuts. On Thursday, non-roster invitees Taylor Jungmann, Jed Bradley, and Anderson… [More]

Statement From Braun’s “Collector” Only Raises More Questions

The sample collector in the Curious Case of Ryan Braun’s Urine released a lengthy statement Tuesday, telling his side of the story. After getting into his background and credentials, Dino Laurenzi, Jr. detailed the events of October 1-3, including the FedEx fiasco that highlighted Braun’s… [More]

Attanasio eyeing extensions for Melvin, Roenicke

Now that the Ryan Braun mess is settled (at least when it comes to knowing whether or not he’ll be on the field to start the year), the Brewers can turn their attention to other matters. According to Mark Attanasio, those matters include discussing extensions… [More]

Ryan Braun wins appeal, avoids suspension

75 days. About 10 weeks. Over two months. That’s how long Ryan Braun has had to deal with being labeled a cheater without being able to share his side of the story. Today, Ryan Braun became the first Major League player to ever have a… [More]

Brewers’ 2012 television schedule released

Fox Sports Wisconsin released their 2012 broadcast schedule on Thursday, and it looks like Brewers fans will be getting more baseball on FS Wisconsin than ever before. A total of 150 games will be on the network in 2012, up from 135 in 2011. Every… [More]

Melvin speaks about Gamel, Greinke, Marcum on WTMJ

Doug Melvin made an appearance on 620 WTMJ Tuesday night with Greg Matzek and Trenni Kusnierek, addressing everything from pitchers and catchers reporting to his plans for possible extensions with Zack Greinke and Shaun Marcum. As an added bonus, he added a Jeremy Lin reference…. [More]

K-Rod considering lawsuit against former agents

It’s been an eventful couple days for Brewers set-up man Francisco Rodriguez. First, Rodriguez made minor headlines on Saturday when it was reported that he would be late to report to spring training. Pitchers and catchers were supposed to report by Saturday, but K-Rod won’t… [More]

Brewers Beat Veras in Arbitration Hearing

Jose Veras was the first Brewers player to take the team to arbitration since Corey Hart in 2010. Unlike Hart, Veras lost his case, and will earn $2 million in 2012. He had submitted a figure of $2.375 million. The Brewers’ arbitration win pushes the… [More]

Brewers unable to avoid arbitration with Veras

While the Brewers and Shaun Marcum were able to avoid arbitration just minutes before a hearing the other week, the club wasn’t able to do the same with reliever Jose Veras. The Associated Press says the two sides went into a hearing today, and a… [More]