Ryan Topp | Disciples of Uecker - Part 10

Disciples of Uecker

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Rounding the Bases: Ryan Braun and Rebuilding

Welcome to Rounding the Bases, the weekly column where Ryan Topp and Steve Garczynski discuss the big questiosn facing the Brewers this week. You can continue the discussion on Twitter by Following @RyanTopp and @Steve Garczynski. ***** Steve Garczynski: It finally happened. Judgement Day. Ryan Braun has been… [More]

Rounding The Bases: Trade Odds

This week the format is going to be a little different than usual. We’re looking at the Brewers’ potential trade pieces. We’ll try to put a number on the likelihood that they’re moved before the postseason eligibility deadline at the end of August and give… [More]

Rounding the Bases: Has Juan Francisco Turned A Corner?

Welcome to Rounding the Bases, the weekly column where Ryan Topp and Steve Garczynski discuss the big questiosn facing the Brewers this week. You can continue the discussion on Twitter by Following @RyanTopp and @Steve Garczynski. Ryan Topp: As the Brewers continue their march towards a trade… [More]

Possible Brewers Trade Deadline Partners: National League

Last week, we took a look at the contenders in the American League and assessed just how they might match up with the players the Brewers have to move. Since then, a few bits of news have come out. General Manager Doug Melvin made another uncharacteristically… [More]

Possible Brewers Trade Deadline Partners: American League

With the seven-to-four, 10-inning loss to the lowly Astros on Thursday, the Brewers fell to 29-42, 17 games behind the St. Louis Cardinals for first place in the NL Central and 13 games out of the second wild card slot.  With every loss, it’s becoming… [More]

Rounding The Bases: Doug Melvin’s Tenure

Welcome to Rounding the Bases, a weekly column where writers Ryan Topp and Steve Garczynski participate in a discussion on one baseball topic. You can follow @RyanTopp and @SteveGarczynski on Twitter. OK, so yesterday I posted two lists that generated considerable discussion both on the blog and on twitter,… [More]

10 Worst Doug Melvin Moves

Earlier on, we looked at the 10 best moves in the tenure of Brewers’ president and general manager Doug Melvin. Before delving into the negative side, it’s worth looking back at those. Some of the items on this list are going to spark some disagreement. I’ve tried… [More]

10 Best Doug Melvin Moves

Last fall, Brewers president and general manager Doug Melvin marked his 10th anniversary with the club running its baseball operations. That makes this is his 11th season at the helm for the organization. It’s the second longest tenure, behind the great Harry Dalton, and it’s had its… [More]

Rounding The Bases: Coming Back From Injury

Welcome to Rounding the Bases, a weekly column where writers Ryan Topp and Steve Garczynski participate in a discussion on one baseball topic. You can follow @RyanTopp and @SteveGarczynski on Twitter. Ryan Topp: This really is the damnedest season I can remember. The team gets off to a 2-8… [More]

Ron Roenicke, Bunting, and Evolution

Baseball is a game practically tailor made to inspire passionate debate and few things spark more debate among it’s fans than managers decisions to bunt or abstain from bunting. Among the analytically inclined (like the writers on this site), bunting is more often than not frowned… [More]