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Brewers Draft: Jack & Bruce (Part One)

On Friday, the Seattle Mariners fired their General Manager, Jack Zduriencik. Brewers fans fondly remember Zduriencik as the scouting architect that landed the Brewers several of their key core players for the 2005-2014 glory years (that was a strong decade!); depending on your feelings about… [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]

Monday Round ‘Em Up: Tank Standings, Denson, Pitching

Our beloved Milwaukee Brewers swept the Philadelphia Phillies for the season, which would be great news if they were not fighting the Phillies for the top draft pick in 2016. Going 7-0 against the Brotherly Love Nine has surely helped the Brewers jump out of… [More]

Personal List: Brewers Midseason Top 15 Prospects

Throughout the season, I have shifted my focus from the MLB team to the Brewers’ farm system, which is perhaps a necessary consequence of preparing to cover a rebuilding ballclub. The Brewers also had one of the most exciting minor league seasons that they could… [More]

On Gomez & Fiers: Farewell 2012

I have yet to write a farewell to Carlos Gomez and Fastballer Mike Fiers, two of the most interesting and exciting Brewers players of the last five seasons, because there is so much to say about their legacy in Milwaukee. The history books will glide… [More]

Week 23: Brewers Roster Rankings

Finally! It’s time for another Brewers Roster Ranking! After week 17, I decided to let the roster breathe for a while, as the Brewers were set to activate a couple of key players from the disabled list (Khris Davis, Wily Peralta), and they also had… [More]

Monday Morning Coffee: Winning, Garza, Minors, Tanking

Winning On June 26, I compiled my “Week 17” Brewers roster rankings, specifically outlining the issues facing a club that finally returned most of their opening day roster to the big league club. I lamented the fact that the Brewers went 4-9 despite making no… [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]

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]