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Assessing the Jake Peavy Rumors

The Brewers took out quite a bit of frustration on the Cardinals on Sunday afternoon at Miller Park, snapping a seven game losing streak with an 11-2 victory. Starter Wily Peralta cruised through seven rather uneventful innings and recently recalled Elian Hererra had a career day, notching… [More]

Series Preview: Brewers @ Blue Jays

If you had told me in February that the Brewers and Toronto Blue Jays would both be in first place for their July meeting, I would have said, “you’re nuts.” Then, cartwheels abound. Certainly, I thought that the Brewers could produce a solid season if… [More]

Monday Morning Grab Bag

By on June 23, 2014

Monday Morning Grab Bag

The Milwaukee Brewers defeated the Colorado Rockies 6-5 on Sunday, completing a three game sweep and capping off a 6-1 road trip. The game also marked the end of a stretch where the Crew played fifteen of eighteen games away from Miller Park, a run… [More]

Series Preview: Orioles @ Brewers

2014: Orioles (48 G): 203 RS / 209 RA (10-6 one-run games) Brewers (51 G): 199 RS / 187 RA (10-6 one-run games) Looking at the Orioles’ batting order, one would expect the Baltimore bats to rank among the top American League offenses. Yet, due… [More]

Jeff Bianchi outrighted to make room for Jimmy Nelson

Jimmy Nelson will make a spot start for the injured Yovani Gallardo on Sunday, and instead of sending down another pitcher to make room for Nelson, the Brewers outrighted infielder Jeff Bianchi to Triple-A Nashville. Bianchi has 72 hours to decide whether he’ll accept the… [More]

Do The Brewers Need to Make Room For Jimmy Nelson?

Most of the talk about needed Brewers roster improvement has centered around the offense, and rightly so. While the bullpen has been outstanding and the rotation has been extremely solid, the offense has hovered around league average all year in terms of scoring runs. The… [More]

Brewers First Month Minor League Awards

With the Brewers busy licking their wounds after losing back-to-back series for the first time this year and the NFL taking center stage for the evening looking at its future, now seems like a good time to talk about the eventful first month of the… [More]

Brewers Top Prospect Jimmy Nelson Starting off Strong

The Brewers farm system isn’t exactly highly touted around the major leagues–rather, it’s usually the exact opposite. Baseball Prospectus ranked Milwaukee 29th among all teams in their organizational rankings. Sporting News, benevolently, ranked them 28th. ESPN’s Keith Law ranked them dead last. One man–a bad,… [More]

2014 Position Preview: Rotation Depth

Starters: Tyler Thornburg, Will Smith, Tom Gorzelanny, Replacement Depth: Zach Duke AAA Depth: Mike Fiers, Hiram Burgos, Jimmy Nelson, Johnny Hellweg, Alfredo Figaro The Future: Taylor Jungmann, Ariel Pena, Jorge Lopez As much attention as we give to the 25 players that break camp with… [More]

2014 Position Preview: Back of Rotation

Starters: Marco Estrada, Wily Peralta Replacement Depth: Tyler Thornburg, Jimmy Nelson, Will Smith, Tom Gorzelanny, Alfredo Figaro AAA depth: Mike Fiers, Hiram Burgos The Future: Jimmy Nelson, Johnny Hellweg, Taylor Jungmann In 2013, the Brewers received 26% of their total innings from replacement pitchers. These… [More]