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The Debate Between Shutdown Pitching or Surging Offense

The defining trends of the past week and half for the Milwaukee Brewers are a case of hot and cold: the dominance of the pitching staff and the lackluster offense. Jimmy Nelson and Zach Davies have been pitching very well for the Crew in the… [More]

In Praise of Prospect Hoarding

With the all-star break now in the rearview mirror, the baseball season has ambled it’s merry way right into everyone’s favorite part of the calendar: trade season. The Chicago Cubs fired the first major shot of the Battle for the Central when they gave up… [More]

The secret behind Manny Piña’s 2017 success

Milwaukee Brewers’ catcher Manny Piña has been doing pretty well for himself in the major leagues since debuting for the Brewers at beginning of August 2016. Piña, who just turned 30 last month, was drafted in 2004 by the Texas Rangers, and then traded to… [More]

The Bullpen Conundrum

By on June 20, 2017

The Bullpen Conundrum

The Milwaukee Brewers find themselves all alone in first place more than three weeks into June in a season that appeared at the outset more likely to end with them in the cellar than at the top of the NL Central Division. They boast a… [More]

2017 Brewers Minor League Preview Part 1

Tomorrow! Tomorrow the minor leagues are back in action. It’s thrilling to finally get the future of the Brewers back on the field, and right now, the rosters look packed at every level with exceptional talent. Let’s jump right into it! Colorado Springs Sky Sox… [More]

Friday Five: Five Players Who Could Be Cut Before Opening Day

Welcome to this week’s Friday Five! With Spring Training getting underway and roster battles shaping up, it’s time to take a look at some of the Brewers players who could be off the team come Opening Day. Now, I am not taking the cheap route… [More]

I Ruined Derrick Turnbow

By on February 14, 2017

I Ruined Derrick Turnbow

I owe a confession to the Brewers fan base. It’s a deep, dark secret I’ve carried with me for years. A weight I’ve carried like Atlas – tortured to carry the world on his back – for over a decade. Before this deep, dark secret… [More]

Recapping the 2016 Brewers’ Farm: Pitching

Yesterday, we took a look at the best the Brewers farm had to offer in the minors on offense. Today, we’re looking at pitching! Let’s jump right in. ERA (Minimum of 10 games started): Brandon Woodruff, 2.68 (Brevard County Manatees, Biloxi Shuckers) Marcos Diplan, 3.02… [More]

Recapping the 2016 Brewers’ Farm: Offense

The farm is clearly the most exciting part of the Milwaukee Brewers organization. While the major league team is at Miller Park, being dominated by the Cubs and overrun with Cubs’ fans, let’s have happier thoughts. SIGNIFICANTLY happier thoughts. The minor league regular season ended… [More]

Brewers Minor League Top Performers: August 1-7

It’s been a while, but the Brewers Minor League Top Performers is finally back! This week, we’re looking at August 1-7. This is a week that saw two debuts from the prospects brought over in the Jonathan Lucroy trade and a top Brewers prospect who… [More]