Jaymes Langrehr | Disciples of Uecker - Part 9

Disciples of Uecker

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Brewers add four more to September roster

With rosters expanded in September, the Brewers have slowly been adding pieces over the past few days. Eric Farris was promoted to replace Cody Ransom over the weekend, and as we reported on Sunday, Brandon Kintzler was added to the bullpen. Now, with the minor… [More]

Brewers shut down Mark Rogers for remainder of 2012

The Brewers had been talking about shutting down Mark Rogers for weeks. On Saturday, they made it official — after making his third consecutive quality start on Friday, Rogers is done pitching in 2012. Owner Mark Attanasio may have spoiled the surprise during his stop… [More]

Cody Ransom headed back to Arizona on waivers

When the Brewers claimed Cody Ransom on waivers from Arizona in May, we said he’d be a stopgap solution at shortstop until a better option came along. With Jean Segura playing just about every day, Jeff Bianchi playing well, and September call-ups around the corner,… [More]

Nelson, Morris, Hellweg head Brewers picks for AFL

With the minor league season winding down, the end of August means the announcement of Arizona Fall League rosters. The Brewers made their announcement this afternoon, and there will be eight players representing Milwaukee: AZ FALL LGE: RH Nick Bucci, RH Kyle Heckathorn, RH Santo… [More]

With trade deadline nearing, Shaun Marcum put on waivers

It seems like every move the Brewers have made with Shaun Marcum over the past month was made with eyes on the waiver trade deadline at the end of the month, so today’s news seems like more of a formality than anything else — according… [More]

Randy Wolf Released: How Should He Be Remembered?

Randy Wolf’s stint with the Brewers came to an abrupt end today, with about a month and change left on what was a 3-year, $29.75 million deal. LHP Randy Wolf has been released by the #Brewers. INF Jeff Bianchi has been recalled from Triple-A @nashvillesounds…. [More]

Izturis gone on waivers, Brewers call up Jean Segura

Admittedly, there aren’t many reasons to keep watching the 2012 Brewers, but this will help a bit. After Cesar Izturis was claimed on waivers by the Washington Nationals (and the Brewers let them keep him), Milwaukee called up shortstop Jean Segura to take his place… [More]

Jimmy Nelson, four others combine for Huntsville no-no

Despite 11 total walks, five Huntsville Stars combined for a no-hitter in a 3-1 win over the Dodger-affiliated Chattanooga Lookouts. Jimmy Nelson, working his way back from shoulder fatigue, worked the first four innings of the game, walking four and striking out four. He was… [More]

McClendon recalled to take Thornburg’s spot in pen

The Brewers optioned Tyler Thornburg back down to Triple-A Nashville following Sunday’s game, but did not immediately announce his replacement on the 25-man roster. Monday, the Brewers announced that it will be Mike McClendon making his return to Milwaukee. McClendon was one of only a… [More]

Stan Kyles takes the fall for Brewers bullpen

Apparently the latest bullpen meltdown — nine runs allowed in the final five frames on Sunday — was the final straw for Brewers management. Bullpen coach Stan Kyles was fired Monday in what amounts to a symbolic measure. Essentially, they’re not able to fire the… [More]