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2015 NL Central Preview: Outfield

There are several common Brewers fan refrains entering 2015, but none sounds louder than “The Brewers’ success will depend on Ryan Braun‘s thumb.” Indeed, Braun’s fall from grace after the Biogenesis scandal has been nothing short of severe, but the slugger’s thumb injury that silenced… [More]

Thursday Morning Coffee: Parra and Davis

The Brewers decided to expand the win column in Spring Training, beating the Giants 6-to-3 in a sound test of their organizational depth. Will Smith and Brandon Kintzler produced two nearly perfect innings. Kintzler allowed the only hit, and he also collected the only strike… [More]

Brewers Trade for Gerardo Parra

The Brewers made their big move of the non-waiver deadline early Thursday afternoon, acquiring outfielder Gerardo Parra from the Diamondbacks in exchange for minor leaguers Mitch Haniger and Anthony Banda. Parra will join the Brewers before Friday’s game against the Cardinals in St. Louis, replacing… [More]

In Search of Offense

By on May 5, 2014

In Search of Offense

The Brewers lost again on Sunday to the Reds, this time 4-3 in 10 innings. That wrapped up a 3-4 road trip that took the team through both St. Louis and Cincinnati and saw them playing short handed more often than not. All in all,… [More]

2014 Brewers Position Preview: Left Field

Starter: Khris Davis Backup: Logan Schafer AAA depth: Caleb Gindl, Kentrail Davis The Future: Victor Roache If Ryan Braun’s suspension brought anything positive to the Brewers last season, it was an extended look at their young outfielders. Khris Davis, Logan Schafer, and Caleb Gindl were… [More]

Twitter Mailbag: Khris Davis, Dr. Seuss, Starting Rotation

“Khris Davis, for real? Or flash in the pan?” -@IgnitorKid He likely won’t keep up his .593 slugging and .316 ISO that he posted in 153 plate appearances last year, but Khris Davis is for real. He made some clear mechanical adjustments to quicken up his… [More]

Rounding the Bases: Platoons

Welcome to Rounding the Bases, a weekly discussion where we tackle some topic on the minds of Brewers fans at the moment. Follow @RyanTopp and @SteveGarczynski on Twitter to join the discussion. Ryan Topp: On Monday, we ran a piece from Jonathan Judge arguing against… [More]

Twitter Mailbag: Thornburg, Outfield, and Brewers Free Agency

“Melvin said Will Smith is coming in as a starter, but RR said Thornburg is penciled in as the 5th starter. What gives?” -@acmccabe I wrote in last week’s mailbag that I foresaw Tyler Thornburg as the fifth starter when the season opens up. I then… [More]

Khris Davis: Fluke or Phenom?

This past summer, an NL Central team, looking for a spark, called up a player from their AAA affiliate.  That player turned heads around baseball by hitting 11 home runs over just 163 plate appearances.  The performance was astonishing given how lightly this player had… [More]

Twitter Mailbag: Aoki, Offseason Moves, Starting Rotation

Happy Thursday, fellows Disciples! As I’m sure you’ve all noted by now, there have been some changes undergone here at Disciples of Uecker over the past couple days. One thing that I wanted to keep up was the Twitter mailbag that JP ran regularly during… [More]