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Disciples of Uecker

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

Posts by Steve Altstadt

David Stearns’ Jonathan Lucroy gamble

Brewers GM David Stearns has been a busy man during his first year on the job. Eight trades, two Rule 5 picks, and a number of other signings and waiver claims later, the Brewers’ roster will be hardly recognizable this spring. He continues to add depth to… [More]

Revisiting Ryan Braun’s trade value

Just over a month ago, I examined Ryan Braun’s trade value largely by comparing him to prominent free agent outfielders. Now that all those free agents have signed, it is a bit easier to pin down Braun’s approximate value. In short, the past month has… [More]

Does Ryan Braun have trade value after all?

Once Ryan Braun’s PED saga finally came to a close, his trade value was basically shot. Why would a team absorb his sizable contract when his performance may have been artificially inflated? At that point, the Brewers’ only choice was to hope Braun performed well… [More]

Wily Peralta & Rebuilding

By on December 11, 2015

Wily Peralta & Rebuilding

We’re in the thick of hot stove season, and David Stearns is making his mark on his first team. Adam Lind, likely the most obvious candidate for trade, was dealt to Seattle on Wednesday. Now that Lind is gone, it’s fair to speculate on who… [More]