Ryan Topp | Disciples of Uecker - Part 7

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Disciples of Uecker Podcast: Episode 7

Disciples of Uecker legend JP Breen joins host Vineet Barot to discuss the Milwaukee Brewers and their projections for the 2014 season. You can subscribe to, rate and review the Disciples of Uecker Podcast on iTunes here. Song: Four Floss Five Six by Blue Ducks.

Weekend Roundup: K-Rod and Gilbert Lara

The news broke on Friday that the Brewers had once again signed up Francisco Rodriguez to pitch out of their bullpen. The deal, first reported by Chris Cotillo, is for one year. Adam McCalvy then reported that the base salary would be 3.25 million and… [More]

Improving the Brewers Farm System

It’s prospect evaluation and top 100 list season, a time that many Brewers fans have probably come to loathe after the last few years. None of the news has been particularly good for Milwaukee, though there has certainly been a range of opinions within the… [More]

Tickets To Baseball Prospectus Miller Park Event On Sale Now

On Friday May 9th, the folks at Baseball Prospectus will be holding a long awaited event at Miller Park before and during the Brewers game against the New York Yankees that evening. We here at Disciples of Uecker are thrilled to be joining them at… [More]

The Garza Contract Just Keeps Getting Better

On Monday, we looked at how the Matt Garza contract fits into the long term outlook for the team. Ultimately, the conclusion was that while Garza does present risks and the team isn’t in a prime position to contend in the NL Central, there were other… [More]

What Does the Matt Garza Contract Mean Now and Later?

Now that the totally not-orchestrated-for-On-Deck signing of Matt Garza is finally done, it’s time to take a look at just what the contract means for the Brewers now and in the future.  According to various reports, the deal is for 4 guaranteed years at 50 million,… [More]

Lyle Overbay Returns on a Minor League Deal

Fans of The Steve Miller Band’s classic “Swingtown” may have a reason to celebrate come opening day. Lyle Overbay has signed a minor league deal to potentially return to Milwaukee for the 2014 season. The soon-to-be 37 year-old will head to camp to compete in an… [More]

The Brewers 2009 Draft Revisited

To say that Brewers fans are a little disappointed with how Bruce Seid‘s tenure as the team’s director of amateur scouting have gone would be a massive understatement. Mention the state of the Brewers’ farm system and drafts, and people tend to get pretty hostile… [More]

“…We know everything has to go right…”

The always excellent Adam McCalvy had this wonderful nugget of a quote from Brewers’ manager Ron Roenicke over at Brewers.com this morning: “It’s a good division,” Roenicke said. “We know what we’re up against. We know everything has to go right. We certainly can’t have… [More]

Happy Holidays From Disciples of Uecker

The staff of Disciples of Uecker would like to wish you and yours a happy holiday season! We’ve had a great 2013, with many great and exciting things happening on the site. We look forward to interacting with each of you in the New Year,… [More]