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The Brewers’ Draft Coup

This post  from @RDTopp on WIsports.com, the joint online sports venture with Brewers flagship station 620WTMJ, TODAY’S TMJ4 & NBC26 can be found by clicking here.

DoU Podcast Episode 19: May Wrap

Host Vineet Barot is joined by the owner of Disciples of Uecker, Ryan Topp, to discuss the Milwaukee Brewers performance in May, the outlook going forward and the upcoming Rule 4 draft. Music by Beach Patrol. You can find this song and more of their… [More]

Does Batting the Pitcher 8th Make Sense for the Brewers?

The Brewers crushed the Cubs 9-0 on Sunday behind Kyle Lohse‘s 93-pitch complete game shutout. The effort moved his ERA to a Brewers’ starter-best 2.60, despite the lack of “ace stuff.” It’s getting harder and harder to argue that his signing was anything but a… [More]

Do The Brewers Have An On-Base Problem?

The core point of the seminal Sabermetric book “Moneyball” is the value of hitters getting on base. At least that’s what a lot of people took to be the main thesis of the Apple IIGS that wrote it. In reality, it was more about finding… [More]

Strength of Schedule in the NL Central

Yesterday, I published an article on Fangraphs Community discussing the effect that strength of schedule can have on early-season offense.  Among other things, I noticed that while the Oakland Athletics have been tearing up the league with their bats, they’ve also faced some of the… [More]

Brewers Win Behind Yet Another Strong Start

The Brewers beat the Braves 6-1 on Wednesday due in large part to a stellar performance from starter Kyle Lohse. The Brewers took a 4-0 lead in the top of the first on a Mark Reynolds grand slam and Carlos Gomez later added a two-run… [More]

Is It Time To Panic About The Brewers?

The Brewers dropped their fourth straight game on Tuesday, a 5-0 loss to the Atlanta Braves. They may have also lost their opening day starter Yovani Gallardo for a time with a sprained ankle. Fortunately, x-rays were negative, so any potential absence is very likely to… [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]

DoU Podcast Episode 18: ESPN’s Mark Simon

Mark Simon (@msimonespn) of ESPN.com joins host Vineet Barot (@vbarot87) for some serious stat talk and their impact on the Milwaukee Brewers. You can rate, review and subscribe to the Disciples of Uecker podcast by clicking right here.

Rickie Weeks Hot Streak Unmasked

Rickie Weeks continued his scorching hot run at the plate in Tuesday’s 5-2 win over the Pirates. He went 1-1 as a pinch hitter and scored what turned out to be the winning third run of the game for the Brewers. Marco Estrada contributed yet… [More]