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Wednesday Morning Coffee: Nichols, Houser, Cubs

While the best Divisional Series in a couple of seasons are coming down to the wire, the Brewers front office announced some news in the background. The organization is reworking their front office under the eye of David Stearns. Fans that questioned whether the new… [More]

GM Gamble: Internal or External?

I have to admit, it’s been tough to write about the Brewers during this “stage of uncertainty” after President & GM Doug Melvin announced that he would be stepping aside. First, there are the looming questions and thoughts about how to approach Melvin’s tenure, but… [More]

Wednesday Morning Coffee: Melvin’s Legacy, Analytics, GMs

Yesterday, Brewers President and General Manager Doug Melvin announced that he would step away from everyday GM duties, and into an advisory role for the club. Melvin ran the club for 13 years, advancing in executive ranks to club President as the Brewers consistently opted… [More]

Strategy Recap: Sixth Inning Meltdown

Our Milwaukee Nine are having a rough season, and there was not a better demonstration of that fact than the San Francisco Giants’ sixth inning performance against Kyle Lohse and three relievers: Jeremy Jeffress, Will Smith, and Neal Cotts. The inning exhibited a crushing shift… [More]

Disciples of Uecker Podcast Episode 34: Counsell & Rebuilding

Introduction In this special two part episode, Vineet Barot and Ryan Topp discuss the ¬†Brewers managerial change and the likely upcoming rebuild process. Follow Ryan on Twitter: @rdtopp Follow Vineet on Twitter: @vbarot87 Part 1: Counselling Session – How rare is it to promote someone… [More]

Counsell Round ‘Em Up

Is it me, or does Craig Counsell¬†look more like a ballplayer than the Brewers’ new manager? One wonders whether Counsell can suit up to take some innings on the middle infield. From Stephen Watson of WISN: Thus far, the reaction to Counsell himself appears to… [More]

Brewers Claim SS Josh Wilson from the Diamondbacks

Hello, Disciples of Uecker. Jack, er, Mr. Moore recently reached out to me about writing here. I demanded a huge salary. He said no. I acquiesced. Jack drives a hard bargain. Here I am. In case you did not notice – which is completely understandable… [More]

Position Preview – Shortstop

Starter: Alcides Escobar Backup: Craig Counsell On The Farm: Josh Prince   Here is perhaps the single biggest positional question mark that the Brewers have going into today’s opener. After J.J. Hardy‘s terrible 2009, the Brewers decided to go all-in on Alcides Escobar for the… [More]

Positional Preview – Second Base

Starter: Rickie Weeks Backups: Craig Counsell, Joe Inglett On the Farm: Brett Lawrie   I know that at this point many Brewers fans are firmly against Rickie Weeks. He was a first round draft pick in 2003 and immediately received a major league contract. Now… [More]