- Part 4

Disciples of Uecker

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

Posts by Travis Sarandos

MEET THE CUBS: They’re Actually Bad Now

Probable Pitchers Friday: Jimmy Nelson (3.39 ERA, 5.16 DRA, 108 cFIP, 6.6 K/9) v. Jason Hammel (3.34 ERA, 4.35 DRA, 106 cFIP, 7.6 K/9) Jimmy Nelson had a strong outing in his first start of the second half, dominating the Reds with seven shutout innings in… [More]

Brewers Trade Rumors: Five players who could be on the move

With 10 days left in the month, the MLB hot stove is heating up, folks! Ha ha get it, that’s just a little kitchen appliance humor for you all. The Brewers have already kicked off their second in-season trading bonanza, sending Aaron Hill to the… [More]

MEET THE PIRATES: The Scourge of the Allegheny

Probable Pitchers: Tuesday: Junior Guerra (3.06 ERA, 3.39 DRA, 7.9 K/9) v. Jameson Taillon (3.86 ERA, 4.60 DRA, 6.8 K/9) Both the Brewers and the Pirates shuffled their starting rotations to set up a showdown between two very different kinds of rookies. Taillon, the 24-year-old with… [More]

MEET THE CARDINALS: The Cardinals Are Bad

Probable Pitchers:   Friday: Matt Garza (2.81 ERA, 4.52 DRA, 4.5 K/9) v. Jaime Garcia (4.09 ERA, 4.58 DRA, 7.7 K/9) Garza is coming off his third and least effective start of his young season, when he went six innings and surrendered four runs over six… [More]


Lance Iversen-USA TODAY Sports Probable Pitchers: Tuesday: Chase Anderson (5.13 ERA, 4.66 DRA, 7.3 K/9) v. Julio Urias (4.33 ERA, 3.49 DRA, 11.7 K/9) Chase Anderson gets another shot at the Dodgers after his last start resulted in his worst outing of the season (2.1 IP, 7… [More]


Probable Pitchers: Friday: Zach Davies (3.62 ERA, 4.20 DRA, 7.2 K/9) v. Max Scherzer (3.29 ERA, 3.10 DRA, 11.4 K/9) Davies’s outstanding season continues to chug along nicely as the 23-year-old shined again in a 2-3 loss to the Dodgers, pitching seven strong innings of one-run… [More]


Probable Pitchers: Tuesday: Jimmy Nelson (3.92 ERA, 5.09 DRA, 7.1 K/9) v. Sonny Gray (5.54 ERA, 4.58 DRA, 7.2 K/9) The regression monster has grabbed hold of Jimmy Nelson and is devouring his season whole. Nelson’s June ERA is 9.69, and he’s allowed 23 hits and… [More]

MEET THE DODGERS: Don’t Fear the Seager

Probable Pitchers: Thursday: Junior Guerra (3.31 ERA, 3.80 DRA, 7.5 K/9) v. Scott Kazmir (4.52 ERA, 4.50 DRA, 9.2 K/9) I am very annoyed to be forced to admit the following at this time: Junior Guerra has indeed been Milwaukee’s best and most consistent starter this… [More]

MEET THE GIANTS: Future Home of Ryan Braun

Probable Pitchers: Monday: Chase Anderson (4.21 ERA, 4.35 DRA, 7.1 K/9) v. Matt Cain (5.20 ERA, 5.23 DRA, 6.4 K/9) There are two interesting pitching match-ups in this three game series. There is also a game going on tonight. Chase Anderson was solid in his last… [More]

MEET THE ATHLETICS: Welcome Home, Khris

Probable Pitchers: Tuesday: Zach Davies (4.53 ERA, 4.64 DRA, 6.9 K/9) v. Sean Manaea (6.16 ERA, 4.31 DRA, 6.9 K/9) Goodness, those are some #nice lines there, folks. Now that the Brewers starting rotation, non-Wily Peralta division, has stabilized somewhat, a match-up against a pitcher with… [More]