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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]

DoU Podcast Ep 36 – Kyle Lesniewski on Garza, Segura and more

Host Vineet Barot (Twitter: @vbarot87)  is joined by Kyle Lesniewski (@brewerfan28) of to discuss: 1) Matt Garza’s shutdown, how that affects the vesting option and whether he’ll bounce back 2) Ryan Braun’s contract: if he were a free-agent, would he get a 5 year,… [More]

Jean Segura’s Discipline

Earlier this week, I outlined the extent to which the Brewers’ recent success is owed to a full roster effort. While there are many players that claim gaudy lines for our Milwaukee Nine of late, Jean Segura‘s batting average-heavy performance tends to sneak into the… [More]

Smartbuilding #5: 2011-2012 Major Trades

As the midseason hot stove valves open, Brewers fans clamor for trades that signal organizational rebuilding — or, at least the earnest start of a rebuilding campaign. Of course, I have been a rather loud rebuilding proponent, but there are many reasonable voices across the… [More]

Batting Failures

By on April 20, 2015

Batting Failures

The Brewers once again kept a game close, tempting fans with an opportunity to seize a road victory, but ultimately fell to the Pirates on Sunday afternoon. The Pirates completed the series sweep, handing the Brewers their worst start in franchise history. Fans are instantly… [More]

Series Review: Colorado Rockies @ Milwaukee Brewers

After writing Series Previews last year, I am going to work on many different types of in-season content this year. So, what better way to start this content than with a review of the horrible opening series for the Brewers? It’s really tough to find… [More]

Game of the Year: Brewers vs Cardinals (7/11/14)

On Friday July 11, 2014, the Brewers welcomed the Cardinals into Miller Park to begin a big three-game series before the All-Star break. At 52-41, the Brewers were in first place, two games ahead of the Cards. A perch they had held for 89 consecutive… [More]

Jean Segura’s Rather Good Month

While most of the Brewers lineup took the last month off, one Brewer actually has had a fairly good stretch at the plate: Jean Segura. For the season, Segura has produced a 70 OPS+ (30% below league average), according to Baseball Reference. But going into… [More]

Protecting Jean Segura

By on June 2, 2014

Protecting Jean Segura

Much has been made about the Brewers’ revamped line-up. Since Jean Segura, Ryan Braun, Jonathan Lucroy, and Carlos Gomez were slotted 1-4, which started last Saturday in Miami, the Brewers have averaged 6.1 runs per game. Leading the charge is the Brewers’ latest lead-off hitter,… [More]

Is Jean Segura Coming Around Defensively?

After a five-run first inning, there weren’t many highlights in the Brewers 7-5 loss to the Diamondbacks on Tuesday night. One of the bright spots, however, was Jean Segura‘s defense. He robbed Paul Goldschmidt of a hit with a backhanded diving stop-and-throw for the first… [More]