Nicholas Zettel | Disciples of Uecker - Part 6

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Disciples of Uecker Fan Rebuild Contest

Throughout the season, you loyal Disciples of Uecker readers have spoken about the importance of rebuilding, be it through your page views, your search terms (“Fire Doug Melvin”), your tweets, and your comments. I know a lot of us are antsy for the trade season,… [More]

Midseason Trades #1: Deep Cut Prospects

One of the detrimental aspects of the July trade season is that most fans and analysts focus on the impact trades. Who might surrender a top prospect for an ace? Who might go after that key bat to gain an advantage for their pennant race?… [More]

Tanking

By on July 1, 2015

Tanking

The Brewers continued their recent surge, winning their third consecutive game last night, 4-to-3. After two games in Philadelphia, the Brewers are already poised to play for a four-game series win or sweep in the City of Brotherly Love, which will undoubtedly impact their race… [More]

Presented Without Comment: Gilbert Lara’s Swing

Originally Posted by Chris Kusiolek. H/t Cream City Prospects. You can follow both on Twitter: @CreamCityPro for Cream City Prospects, and @Oak_AllDay for Kusiolek (Oakland blogger).

ESPN Power Ranking Comments 1-13

As the Brewers begin their 13th week of the season, which takes the club to the mathematical halfway point for 2015, it is a good time to work on narratives for what has been a disappointing season. As a part of the ESPN SweetSpot network,… [More]

Can the Brewers win in 2016?

If you’ve followed the Brewers throughout 2015, there have been few moments of press clarity from the front office. Granted, in the past, President & GM Doug Melvin has been tight-lipped about potential club moves, so a lack of a loud “Players For Sale” sign… [More]

Week 17: Brewers Roster Rankings

I am doing this ranking for one reason, and one reason alone: our beloved Milwaukee Brewers went two full weeks without a significant roster move. In fact, the only transaction blips that are not draft-signings or minor league free agency signings belong to Matt Dominguez… [More]

30 Farmhands #5: Meet the Helena Rookies!

The Brewers’ Advanced Rookie club is already seven games into their season, but as a few other signings roll in, it won’t be too late for Brewers fans to familiarize themselves with their Helena affiliate. Thus far, the Helena Brewers boast a 54 RS /… [More]

Thursday Round-Up: Draft, Kirby, Nelson, 2014 Trades

Last night, our beloved Milwaukee Nine cast aside their terrible season and performed another evening of solid baseball, dismissing the contending New York Mets once more. Surely, one must cue the “we can’t even beat the lowly Brewers” talk from New York fans and media,… [More]

Adam Lind: Lefties, 1B Value, & Swings

Last night, Adam Lind proved that his ability to hit lefties in 2015 could indeed carry a club for a game, as the first baseman singled off Jon Niese in the first, and then bested Sean Gilmartin in the 7th for what would prove to… [More]