David Stearns | Disciples of Uecker - Part 4

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2016 Wins: Efficiency

By on January 11, 2016

2016 Wins: Efficiency

As rumors swirl about Jonathan Lucroy, as well as the Brewers’ apparent willingness to move Ryan Braun, it is difficult to find concrete topics to discuss as the roster remains in flux. However, regardless of the roster the Brewers have in place, one can look… [More]

Lind Out / 3 RHP In

By on December 9, 2015

Lind Out / 3 RHP In

Brewers roster-building fanatics and prospect heads waited through a quiet Tuesday, but were rewarded with a surprising trade for 1B Adam Lind to Seattle. I say “surprising” because the Brewers did not go for an MLB-level buy-low candidate (like Marco Estrada in the original Lind… [More]

A Note on Analysis

By on October 15, 2015

A Note on Analysis

Yesterday, the Brewers front office took a more defined shape as Matt Arnold jumped from the Tampa Bay Rays to join Milwaukee. GM David Stearns hired Arnold as (Vice President? and) Assistant GM. Arnold is another young “star” executive that jumped from an economics degree… [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]

Gallardo & Estrada 2: Adjustments

Pitching coach Rick Kranitz was one of several coaches fired by the Brewers to open the 2015-2016 offseason. Given the rough campaigns by Matt Garza and Kyle Lohse, as well as some other question marks (Wily Peralta‘s “dead arm” / mechanics; overall fastball struggles across… [More]

Smartbuilding #11: Roster Construction

Watching Jake Arrieta dominate over the last couple of years for the Cubs should present a great lesson for Brewers fans: forget the draft/develop fetish. Seeing Edinson Volquez turn his career around in Pittsburgh, or even Francisco Liriano (and Francisco Cervelli), should do the same:… [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]

Disciple of Uecker Weekly Top-10: September 19-25

The Milwaukee Brewers hiring of new General Manager David Stearns was the clear topical winner this week, especially when the team was mired in a losing streak and shutting down players to protect them for 2016. The move is also noteworthy due to the fact… [More]

The Davis / Gennett Connection

As the Brewers introduce their new GM David Stearns, fans will have the opportunity to fully assess the legacy of President & GM Doug Melvin. Recently, the 2009 draft will be one of the thorny issues to untangle, as the regular players emerging from that… [More]

David Stearns & Analytics

By on September 21, 2015

David Stearns & Analytics

Reports surfaced on Sunday that the Milwaukee Brewers may have ended their general manager search: David Stearns, previously Assistant GM in Houston, will allegedly be taking the organizational reins in Milwaukee. The club has yet to make the official announcement, but many are already touting… [More]