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ESPN Power Rankings Week 21: Perez Stays Hot, Moves Crew Up

ESPN released their latest rankings, which has the Brewers up one spot at No. 22. It’s safe to say that’s sort of difficult to justify after getting swept by the Pirates, but hey, we’ll take it! Hernan Perez continues to ride a hot streak. We… [More]

ESPN Power Rankings Week 20: Locked in at No. 23

We’ve finally made it to Week 20 of Power Rankings. Unfortunately, the Brewers received little praise from our colleagues at ESPN, which, when you think about it, could have been a lot worse. The Brewers ended a 6-game skid in yesterday’s come from behind win,… [More]

ESPN Power Rankings Week 19: Brewers fall one spot to No. 23

A split against the Braves paired with a series loss to the Reds wasn’t enough to allow the Brewers to keep their spot at No. 22. The folks at ESPN dropped Milwaukee down a single place to No. 23 in this week’s power rankings. Despite… [More]

ESPN Power Rankings Week 12: Extending the Stay at No. 23

For the third consecutive week, the Brewers are sitting comfortably at No. 23 in the latest ESPN Power Rankings. Here are my comments to ESPN: Following their tumultuous 2-7 West Coast road trip, Milwaukee has rebounded by taking two of three from the first-place Nationals.Matt Garza… [More]

ESPN Power Rankings Week 8: Brewers Sneak Up to No. 25

This was definitely one of the Brewers better weeks, and it showed in the box scores. The Crew went 5-1 over the span of the last week, and that one blemish could have very easily been another victory. Bullpen relief was a major key for… [More]

Enough is Enough: Time for a Rebrand

Let me begin this piece by asking a simple question. If you had something that was perceived by many to be the best of its kind, what would you do with it? Wouldn’t you want to show it off as much as you could, flashing… [More]

Making an Ace: Evaluating Wily Peralta’s Struggles

Disharmonious to prior seasons, this year’s Brewers team is painted with a common tone that seems to have already latched itself as the tagline of the 2016 campaign: uncertainty. The most recent case came last week, when Craig Counsell named Wily Peralta as the Opening… [More]

Keon Broxton: Opening Day CF?

When General Manager David Stearns acquired outfielder Keon Broxton from the Pirates in exchange for Jason Rogers, he was continuing along the trail he had already constructed in his short tenure at the top of the Brewers Front Office: seeking out low risk, high reward… [More]

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]