Ryan Topp | Disciples of Uecker - Part 2

Disciples of Uecker

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

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What A Peralta Extension Might Look Like

The Brewers finally won another series on Thursday, downing the Giants 3-1 behind 6 2/3 strong innings from starter Wily Peralta. The big right hander was in command most of the day, striking out nine against only one walk. Perhaps even more impressively, all of… [More]

Figuring Out The 8th Inning

By on August 6, 2014

Figuring Out The 8th Inning

The Brewers beat the Giants 4-3 on Tuesday, thanks in large part to the heroics of the newly acquired Gerardo Parra. In the bottom of the seventh he hit a solo home run that gave the Brewers the lead and eventual winning margin. Then, in… [More]

Is Now the Time To Extend Lucroy?

March 26th, 2012 was a banner day for Milwaukee Brewers’ team president and general manager Doug Melvin. On that day he outdid even his own handiwork of four years earlier when he signed Jonathan Lucroy to one of the more remarkably team-friendly deals in recent… [More]

Ron Roenicke’s Rotten Weekend

The Brewers dropped a pair of tough losses in St Louis over the weekend. The first came Saturday night, a high scoring 9-7 loss where the Crew got behind early and rallied several times, only to ultimately come up short in the end. Sunday’s loss… [More]

Brewers Go The Cardinal Way

By on August 1, 2014

Brewers Go The Cardinal Way

The Brewers traded for Gerardo Parra on Thursday to help try and get them into the postseason. It wasn’t a particularly splashy move, as Parra is a somewhat limited player in his overall ability, but he possesses a few attributes that the Brewers think can… [More]

Brewers Trade for Gerardo Parra

The Brewers made their big move of the non-waiver deadline early Thursday afternoon, acquiring outfielder Gerardo Parra from the Diamondbacks in exchange for minor leaguers Mitch Haniger and Anthony Banda. Parra will join the Brewers before Friday’s game against the Cardinals in St. Louis, replacing… [More]

Possible Brewers Trade Targets

The Milwaukee Brewers dropped their second straight game on Monday night, a 2-1 heart breaker against the Rays in Florida. The loss spoiled another fine start from a Brewers starter. This time it was Kyle Lohse, who struck out six against three walks over six innings…. [More]

How Do You Solve a Problem Like Francisco?

The Brewers dropped a heart breaker to the Mets 3-2 on Friday night. Closer Francisco Rodriguez gave up all three runs in the top of the ninth inning and coughed up a lead for just the fourth time in thirty three save attempts this year…. [More]

Where Future Meets Present: To Go For It Or Not?

Back on Tuesday, we looked at some comments from the editor in chief of Baseball Prospectus Sam Miller that related to the Brewers’ current position in the playoff  race and what they should be looking to do at the upcoming trade deadline. His basic premise… [More]

What to Expect From Jeremy Jeffress

Former first round pick Jeremy Jeffress threw a 1-2-3 ninth to close out the Brewers’ 5-1 victory over the Reds on Wednesday afternoon at Miller Park. The win, along with a subsequent Cardinals loss in the evening, moved the Brewers lead back out to 2.5 games… [More]