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UPDATED: 2014 Roster and Payroll Estimates

Earlier in the off-season, I examined the state of the Brewers’ roster and payroll for the 2014 season. There weren’t a lot of mysteries because of the number of contracts already on the books and young players with jobs locked up. Since then the Brewers… [More]

Brewers trade Burke Badenhop to Boston

For the third straight year, Burke Badenhop is being traded in the offseason. The Brewers sent the right-handed sinker specialist to Boston on Friday for 20-year-old lefty Luis Ortega. The Brewers acquired Badenhop on December 1st of last year from Tampa Bay in exchange for… [More]

Brewers Arbitration Estimates

Last week, I examined the size of the wallet the Brewers will be wielding this off-season. I turned out the team’s pockets and helped hunt for change in the couch cushion. In the end, the rough estimate was that the Brewers would have around $13M… [More]

Game of The Year: Brewers vs Diamondbacks (4/7/13)

It might have only been the sixth game of the 2013 season, the finale of their second series, but the Brewers battle against the Diamondbacks on April 7th would come to encapsulate their entire season. A few strong personal performances were eventually overcome by injuries, mistakes,… [More]

Another Bullpen Implosion in St. Louis

For the second-consecutive evening, a Brewers pitcher carried a no-hitter into the sixth inning and the team ultimately lost the game. Right-hander Marco Estrada was brilliant, throwing strikes and generating 13 swings-and-misses. He and Jonathan Lucroy had an effective gameplan for the Cardinals, working primarily with… [More]

Exploring ERA and Expectations for Brewers’ Pitching

Pitching statistics are far from perfect. Around the early 1900s’, a pitcher was expected to throw the complete game. So determining a pitcher’s effectiveness by a simple “win” or “loss” was a decent barometer. That is until James Otis Crandall began to pitch. Widely considered… [More]

Unlucky Seventh Sinks Brewers

Baseball is fickle. Sometimes an opposing pitcher hangs a slider, only to watch a batter swing through it for a harmless strike. Sometimes a batter hits the ball on the screws, only to slowly shuffle back to the dugout after the ball finds its way… [More]

Brewers avoid arby with deals for Axford, Estrada, Badenhop

The Brewers were supposed to swap salary figures with their three remaining arbitration-eligible players at noon today. Instead, they just signed them all. That’s what you call efficiency. A day after avoiding arbitration with Carlos Gomez, the Brewers reached deals with John Axford, Marco Estrada… [More]

Brewers begin rebuilding bullpen with Badenhop

The teardown of the Brewers’ bullpen is complete. Now comes the rebuilding. A day after non-tendering Manny Parra, the Brewers have added a bullpen piece, acquiring right-hander Burke Badenhop from the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for minor leaguer Raul Mondesi, Jr. Badenhop appeared in… [More]