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Wednesday Morning Coffee: Lopez, Instructs, Top 15

The Brewers provided a late night special in San Diego, offering the MLB debut of Jorge Lopez on a (strangely timed?) trip to the west coast. Lopez flashed his fastball into the mid-90s, and equally selected his change and trademark curve to keep the Brewers… [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]

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]

Ranking Top Prospects

By on August 11, 2015

Ranking Top Prospects

Once the Brewers experienced that wretched April, fans rather enthusiastically resigned to the fact that the Milwaukee organization would (perhaps, finally) rebuild their MLB roster and farm system. Of course, to prospect newcomers, there could be no better Brewers farm system to follow: prior to… [More]

Friday Morning Coffee: Spoiler Alert, Davis, Minors, Draft

If you grew up with the 2006-2014 Brewers as your favorite club, chances are you’re too young to remember a time when the Brewers were playing meaningless baseball in August; in that case, the San Diego Padres series introduced you to one of the (arguably)… [More]

Presented Without Comment: Gilbert Lara’s Swing

Originally Posted by Chris Kusiolek. H/t Cream City Prospects. You can follow both on Twitter: @CreamCityPro for Cream City Prospects, and @Oak_AllDay for Kusiolek (Oakland blogger).

30 Farmhands #4: Meet the Arizona Rookies!

If you’re looking for an elixir to numb the persistent midseason pain provided by a struggling Brewers club, the full slate of Brewers affiliates will be playing in no-time flat. In fact, the rookie leagues in Arizona and the Pioneer League just recently started their… [More]

30 Farmhands #1: Developing DSL

The Milwaukee Brewers opened their new Dominician Academy in November 2011. The Brewers’ Dominician Summer League (DSL) team plays in the San Pedro de Macoris division. reported that the Academy was founded by former closer Salomon Torres, and the move undoubtedly served as an… [More]

Brewers officially sign top Dominican prospect Gilbert Lara

A long-rumored signing is now official — the Brewers have signed Dominican 16-year-old Gilbert Lara, one of the best prospects in this year’s international class. The Brewers are giving Lara a signing bonus of $3.2 million, shattering their previous high on the international market of… [More]

Brewers Closing in on Top Dominican Prospect Gilbert Lara

As has been reported by numerous outlets since February, most notably by Kiley McDaniel of, it still appears that the Brewers will win the sweepstakes for Gilbert Lara, one of the top Dominican Prospects in this year’s July second class. The lastest confirmation came… [More]