Jaymes Langrehr | Disciples of Uecker - Part 5

Disciples of Uecker

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

Posts by Jaymes Langrehr

GoGo Gets Paid

By on March 13, 2013

GoGo Gets Paid

Carlos Gomez was due to become a free agent after the 2013 season. With Scott Boras as his agent, you’ll have to excuse anyone who was skeptical about a possible extension. Turns out fans won’t have to worry about losing Gomez, after all — the… [More]

Escobar’s latest comeback ends with release

After just 2/3 of an inning and a hand injury that cost him further reps, Kelvim Escobar’s latest comeback attempt has flamed out. The Brewers released the right-hander Sunday, a week after he was forced out of his only spring appearance with a pinched nerve…. [More]

Jeff Bianchi forced to pull out of WBC

The Brewers’ spring training bumps and bruises have taken another victim, as infielder Jeff Bianchi was forced to pull out of the World Baseball Classic due to groin tightness. Bianchi was expected to play for Italy in the WBC, and looking at Italy’s roster, he… [More]

Bumps and bruises piling up for Brewers

The Brewers have only been playing Spring Training games for a little over a week, but the injuries are starting to mount up. Luckily, nothing appears to be too serious. Ryan Braun sat out the weekend with a bruised knee after fouling a ball off… [More]

Video: Melvin appears on ‘Clubhouse Confidential’

Brewers GM Doug Melvin appeared on MLB Network’s “Clubhouse Confidential” Tuesday as part of the network’s “30 Clubs in 30 Days” preview of the club. It was a quick interview (only about four minutes), but among the topics covered were the team’s plan to go… [More]

Gamel loses another season due to knee injury

If Mat Gamel didn’t have bad luck with injuries, he’d have no luck at all. Gamel was pulled from the Brewers’ first full-squad workout on Saturday after aggravating his right knee. Ron Roenicke told reporters that Gamel “tweaked” the knee while stretching for throws at… [More]

ESPN says Braun is on another Biogenesis document

Ryan Braun reported to Spring Training today. He gave his second annual “State of Ryan Braun” speech. He stood by his earlier statement on the Biogenesis controversy, then went to work. And then things got interesting. ESPN’s T.J. Quinn — one of the writers that… [More]

PECOTA puts Brewers playoff odds at 18%

Baseball Prospectus rolled out their first Playoff Odds report of 2013 today. The simulations weren’t too kind to the Brewers. The PECOTA-based odds report has the Brewers going an average of 79.1-82.9 over thousands of simulations, making the playoffs 18.3% of the time, and reaching… [More]

Ryan Braun’s name is on pieces of paper (and that’s about it)

This feels familiar, doesn’t it? For the second straight winter, Ryan Braun’s name is being mentioned in a PED scandal — this time with the Biogenesis lab in Miami that had everyone talking about Alex Rodriguez, Melky Cabrera and Gio Gonzalez last week. The Miami… [More]

Brewers bring back Gonzalez to back up Segura

The Brewers entered 2012 with Alex Gonzalez and Mat Gamel as members of the starting infield. Now there’s a chance it could happen again at some point in 2013. Ken Rosenthal reports that the slick-fielding Gonzalez will return to Milwaukee: Alex Gonzalez gets $1.5M from… [More]