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Brewers represented by 14 players in WBC

The surprise was ruined weeks ago, but Ryan Braun and Jonathan Lucroy are officially members of Team USA in the 2013 World Baseball Classic. The American team was announced this morning, with the rest of the world’s rosters being announced later this afternoon. Twelve other… [More]

…Your Contact Hitting Brewers

Years ago, I remember that Brewers fans gave their beloved Milwaukee Nine the reputation of an undisciplined, strikeout prone club. Our 2008 Wild Card favorites included a gang of bats that might strike out more than 20% of plate appearances, but also hit home runs… [More]

Quick Hits: Lucroy, Latin America, Top Prospects

LUCROY EXCELS AT FRAMING Catcher Jonathan Lucroy has been known over the past couple of seasons for his ability to effectively frame pitches and garner more strike calls for his pitchers than the average catcher, but this article by Mike Fast gives us a more… [More]

Quick Hits: Lucroy, Aoki, Kintzler

In a must-win game against the Cincinnati Reds, right-hander Shaun Marcum¬†tossed six innings of one-run baseball, and the offense provided more than enough firepower to propel the Brewers to a victory. Combined with a St. Louis Cardinals loss against the Houston Astros, Milwaukee moved back… [More]

Twitter Mailbag: Starting Pitching, Coulter, Marcum

“In your opinion, what is our starting rotation 1-5 going to look like next year?” — @tdepp34 Too many moving parts exist at this point to make any definitive predictions. Prior to the 2011, Brewers fans witnessed that when Doug Melvin pulled off back-to-back blockbuster… [More]

Brewers DFA Kottaras, option Bianchi; Lucroy, Henderson up

The Brewers’ 25-man roster is going to look a lot different by this time next week. Already, the changes are coming. The Brewers announced Thursday afternoon that George Kottaras is being designated for assignment to make room for the returning Jonathan Lucroy, and infielder Jeff… [More]

Sushi Lunch: Catching Up With Gomez and the West Coast

I must be getting old. Five or six years ago, I used to make an event out of each and every west coast Brewers game, finding books to read or lining up food and beer for every pitch into the wee hours of the morning…. [More]

Jonathan Lucroy makes it an even dozen Brewer injuries

Things are just getting stupid at this point. Jonathan Lucroy is the 12th Brewer to get hurt in the month of May after what can only¬† be described as a bizarre hotel room incident. Adam McCalvy has Lucroy’s story on how the backstop bruised his… [More]

Noon Hour Rounds: Tuesday, May 22

Last night the Brewers lost a tough 14-inning contest with the San Francisco Giants. Although the game seemed over from the start, as Brewers starter Randy Wolf allowed 3 runs in the top of the first inning, the Brewers hung tough and Wolf capped the… [More]

Jonathan Lucroy Wears Out CF and RF

The brightest spot in Milwaukee this season has been catcher Jonathan Lucroy. After a banner day against the Minnesota Twins that saw him go 3-for-5 with two home runs (one of them a grand slam) and seven RBI, the 25-year-old catcher is now hitting .342/.389/.550… [More]