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Brewers Win Behind Yet Another Strong Start

The Brewers beat the Braves 6-1 on Wednesday due in large part to a stellar performance from starter Kyle Lohse. The Brewers took a 4-0 lead in the top of the first on a Mark Reynolds grand slam and Carlos Gomez later added a two-run… [More]

Is It Time To Panic About The Brewers?

The Brewers dropped their fourth straight game on Tuesday, a 5-0 loss to the Atlanta Braves. They may have also lost their opening day starter Yovani Gallardo for a time with a sprained ankle. Fortunately, x-rays were negative, so any potential absence is very likely to… [More]

Do The Brewers Need to Make Room For Jimmy Nelson?

Most of the talk about needed Brewers roster improvement has centered around the offense, and rightly so. While the bullpen has been outstanding and the rotation has been extremely solid, the offense has hovered around league average all year in terms of scoring runs. The… [More]

DoU Podcast Episode 18: ESPN’s Mark Simon

Mark Simon (@msimonespn) of ESPN.com joins host Vineet Barot (@vbarot87) for some serious stat talk and their impact on the Milwaukee Brewers. You can rate, review and subscribe to the Disciples of Uecker podcast by clicking right here.

Rickie Weeks Hot Streak Unmasked

Rickie Weeks continued his scorching hot run at the plate in Tuesday’s 5-2 win over the Pirates. He went 1-1 as a pinch hitter and scored what turned out to be the winning third run of the game for the Brewers. Marco Estrada contributed yet… [More]

Brewers First Month Minor League Awards

With the Brewers busy licking their wounds after losing back-to-back series for the first time this year and the NFL taking center stage for the evening looking at its future, now seems like a good time to talk about the eventful first month of the… [More]

In Search of Offense

By on May 5, 2014

In Search of Offense

The Brewers lost again on Sunday to the Reds, this time 4-3 in 10 innings. That wrapped up a 3-4 road trip that took the team through both St. Louis and Cincinnati and saw them playing short handed more often than not. All in all,… [More]

Should Brewers let Weeks or Wang go?

This post  from @RDTopp on WIsports.com, the joint online sports venture with Brewers flagship station 620WTMJ, TODAY’S TMJ4 & NBC26 can be found by clicking here.

Revisiting The Kyle Lohse Signing

What can you say about the Brewers right now? Despite an absolutely decimated roster, the Crew somehow managed to win again in extras, downing the Cardinals 5-4 in 11 innings. The bullpen was its usual outstanding self, allowing only one run in five innings of work…. [More]

Surviving The Roster Crunch

By on April 28, 2014

Surviving The Roster Crunch

Baseball is often a game that confounds expectations. Fantasy players and anyone who has ever tried to bet on baseball knows that just because a given lineup or starter looks particularly strong or weak doesn’t mean all that much. Bad starters shut down league leading… [More]