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2016 Wins: Replacement By Design

It is difficult not to feel optimistic about the Brewers as the new year opens. The club is basically within one season’s length of seeing what their top young players can do in the big leagues, and in the meantime GM David Stearns is stockpiling… [More]

Top 50 Prospects: Advanced Arms

Continuing Disciples of Uecker‘s prospect coverage, we’re highlighting all of the prospects throughout the Brewers’ organization that merit some extra attention. This series will serve as a primer for our forthcoming “Top Prospect List,” to be revealed at the end of these features. These features should hopefully provide… [More]

Zach Davies: Aggressive Adjustments

Disciples of Uecker is on Apple News. If you have an iPhone or iPad with iOS 9, follow the link and add the channel. On September 24, John Jackson reported that Zach Davies was working with a more aggressive pitching approach. The young righty noted that… [More]

Building & Rebuilding #6 (Update): Depth

Last night, RHP Ariel Pena made his second career start for the Brewers, this time facing the St. Louis Cardinals. Pena showcased some command issues and an ability to limit the damage in Miami, and the righty was even more successful against St. Louis last… [More]

30 Farmhands #10: Improvements

Along with a set of Brewers prospects that produced steady seasons behind the stars of the system, there is another group of players that presented notable improvements on the field in 2015. These players will be scattered across my offseason rankings; some, like Jake Gatewood… [More]

30 Farmhands #8: Prospect Narratives

While working on ranking Brewers prospects, a number of difficult and intriguing issues appear. First and foremost, the convergence of lower-minor or Brewers-homegrown prospects that are advancing, and supremely advanced external acquisitions leads to a difficult set of wagers about the system’s value. The Brewers… [More]

Smartbuilding #5: 2011-2012 Major Trades

As the midseason hot stove valves open, Brewers fans clamor for trades that signal organizational rebuilding — or, at least the earnest start of a rebuilding campaign. Of course, I have been a rather loud rebuilding proponent, but there are many reasonable voices across the… [More]

Thursday Morning Coffee: Peralta

The Brewers followed their weekend losses with weekday wins, continuing their fortunate development with an 8-4 win over the Royals. Wily Peralta drove this win, working into the fourth inning with four hits, four strike outs, and one run allowed. The young righty is up… [More]

Building & Rebuilding #6 (Reprise): Depth

Since Brewers President of Baseball Operations & GM Doug Melvin traded Yovani Gallardo and signed Neal Cotts, the 40-man roster has undergone changes that reshape some of the team’s peripheral depth. First, and foremost, the Brewers made two moves to clear roster space for their… [More]

Minor League Box Scores: 08.22.13

Nashville Sounds: (51-81), 14.0 GB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Nashville 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 10 0 Albuquerque 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 x 5 7 0 RHP Jimmy… [More]