Milwaukee Brewers | Disciples of Uecker - Part 9

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Small Victories and Shifting Sands

Small Victories It took 14 innings until the Brewers’ luck finally ran out Sunday. After a lost start by Kyle Lohse, due to a lengthy rain delay, the Brewers’ anemic offense managed only two hits over 12 innings – both courtesy of Martin Maldonando. Maldonando… [More]

Aramis Ramirez’s Battle Against Breaking Balls

The Brewers were trailing 7-1 in the bottom of the 8th inning, on Thursday, when Aramis Ramirez stepped to the plate. In a game dominated by Cubs’ starting pitcher Matt Garza, who collected a season high 10 strikeouts against the Crew, Ramirez was one of… [More]

Rounding the Bases: Is It Time To Embrace Losing?

Steve Garczynski: The 2013 season has spiraled out of control for the Milwaukee Brewers. A team that was likely to win 80 games when the season began is going to struggle to win 70 due to a combination of injuries and underperformance. Baseball Prospectus currently… [More]

Possible Brewers Trade Deadline Partners: National League

Last week, we took a look at the contenders in the American League and assessed just how they might match up with the players the Brewers have to move. Since then, a few bits of news have come out. General Manager Doug Melvin made another uncharacteristically… [More]

Possible Brewers Trade Deadline Partners: American League

With the seven-to-four, 10-inning loss to the lowly Astros on Thursday, the Brewers fell to 29-42, 17 games behind the St. Louis Cardinals for first place in the NL Central and 13 games out of the second wild card slot.  With every loss, it’s becoming… [More]

A Season of Silver Linings

On opening day, expectations for the 2013 Brewers’ were far from high when the staff at Disciples of Uecker weighted in with their thoughts. The Brewers’ predicted win totals ranged from 80 to 87 but averaged out to about 83. After winning only 29 out… [More]

Brewers’ Starting Pitchers: The Good, Bad and Ugly

Saturday in Cincinnati, the Brewers’ shutout an opponent for the first time all season. They were the last MLB team to do so in 2013. Yovani Gallardo led the charge by going six innings, striking out five, and giving up three hits and two walks…. [More]

The WAR between Studs and Bums

On Wednesday night, Carlos Gomez went 4-5 with two triples, three runs scored, and three RBIs — a mighty successful day at the office for the Brewers’ center fielder. Gomez continues to build on a strong finish to the 2012 season and appears to be… [More]

A Case Against Rebuilding

The Kansas City Royals provided a strong narrative spark for the 2013 season. After nine-consecutive losing seasons — and another group of nine-consecutive losing seasons prior to their 2003 winning campaign — the Royals’ General Manager Dayton Moore decided that enough was enough. The goal… [More]

Give Lohse the Lead & Brewers Will Win

Sunday was special for the Brewers in a few ways. Their 9-1 win secured both a series and season-series victory over the Phillies. The “W” also extended the Brewers’ winning streak to three. Their longest winning streak since their nine game surge that skidded to… [More]