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Reconsidering Rebuilding: Trading at the Deadline and 2013

After the flurry of right-handed pitching trades (or trades-to-be?) yesterday, the Brewers late-inning loss seemed a fitting accompaniment to fans’ trade market inquiries and “sell ‘em all” proclamations. Aside from the pending trade of Chicago Cubs righty Ryan Dempster for one of the Atlanta Braves’… [More]

Cutter City and Contract Considerations

Last night, I noticed that Zack Greinke’s moving fastball showed up frequently during his start. The right-handed ace-once-again went cutter crazy upon announcing his new pitch, selecting it more than 19% of the time during his April starts. As a result, approximately 71% of Greinke’s… [More]

Replacement City

By on May 24, 2012

Replacement City

In the 2011 National League, I counted 71 pitchers that worked 100+ innings primarily as starters (i.e., more than 50% of their appearances occurred in games started). As you probably deduced during that sentence, that’s notably fewer pitchers than 16 full-time five-man rotations would require…. [More]

Brewers cut spring roster down to 40

The Brewers continued their roster cutdowns on Sunday, as the team announced they’re optioning Wily Peralta, Mark Rogers, and Disciples of Uecker favorite Michael Fiers: #Brewers today option pitchers Mike Fiers, Mark Rogers and Wily Peralta to Triple-A @nashvillesounds. — John H. Steinmiller (@jstein1981) March… [More]

Thoughts From March 13: Brewers @ Athletics

Milwaukee played two games yesterday: a split squad game at home against the Seattle Mariners and another split squad game on the road against the Oakland Athletics. I spent the afternoon at Phoenix Municipal Stadium, watching Michael Fiers and square off against Jarrod Parker. The… [More]

Minor League Notes

By on April 20, 2010

Minor League Notes

AAA – Nashville Sounds The Sounds have gone 8-4 through their first 12 games. The big force on offense has been 27 year old RF Brendan Katin, with 4 HR accounting for his .667 slugging percentage in 27 ABs. Angel Salome has only played in… [More]