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Episode 17 – Milwaukee’s Tailgate Baseball Podcast

Ryan gives some names of under the radar player acquisitions that he thinks would make for a successful offseason. We discuss at which prospects included in a package for Chris Archer may be too expensive. J.P. has a trivia question for Steve and Ryan. Music: Fair… [More]

A Tale of Two Toolsy Prospects: Brinson & Harrison

We hear it about a large number of prospects: “He’s a toolsy, raw player.  [Insert prospect name here] has some awesome talent, I can’t wait to see when he reaches the majors. He could be an all-star some day if he hits his potential.” But… [More]

Brewers Minor League Top Performers: June 6-12

Ann Mollica/Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Monte Harrison: .428/.428/.952, 3 HR, 7 RBI, 7 R Wisconsin Timber Rattlers Hard to have a better week than Monte Harrison. After this monster performance, Harrison doubled his season’s homer total, raised his average 30 points and his slugging about 80… [More]

Personal List: Preseason Top Prospects

Recently, I’ve been analyzing the offseason of GM David Stearns, specifically focusing on several of the newcomers and the depth of the system that Stearns has enhanced. Milwaukee’s organization was taking off before the GM started his wave of trades, and since Stearns focused on… [More]

Top 50 Prospects: Young Bats

Continuing Disciples of Uecker‘s prospect coverage, we’re highlighting all of the prospects throughout the Brewers’ organization that merit some extra attention. This series will serve as a primer for our forthcoming “Top Prospect List,” to be revealed at the end of these features. These features… [More]

Revenue Sharing

By on December 7, 2015

Revenue Sharing

Yahoo Sports covered an intriguing Forbes report: MLB revenues increased for the 13th consecutive year, this time increasing by approximately $500 million to $9.5 billion leaguewide. Incidentally, this increase is not necessarily anything to write home about after the MLB raised revenue by $1 billion… [More]

Personal List: Brewers End-of-Season Top 15 Prospects

While the Milwaukee Brewers failed to accomplish anything of note at the major league level this season, one wouldn’t be far off by saying 2015 was a banner year for the growth of the farm system. The system graduated some nice pieces in Taylor Jungmann,… [More]

Wednesday Morning Coffee: Lopez, Instructs, Top 15

The Brewers provided a late night special in San Diego, offering the MLB debut of Jorge Lopez on a (strangely timed?) trip to the west coast. Lopez flashed his fastball into the mid-90s, and equally selected his change and trademark curve to keep the Brewers… [More]

30 Farmhands #8: Prospect Narratives

While working on ranking Brewers prospects, a number of difficult and intriguing issues appear. First and foremost, the convergence of lower-minor or Brewers-homegrown prospects that are advancing, and supremely advanced external acquisitions leads to a difficult set of wagers about the system’s value. The Brewers… [More]

Personal List: Brewers Midseason Top 15 Prospects

Throughout the season, I have shifted my focus from the MLB team to the Brewers’ farm system, which is perhaps a necessary consequence of preparing to cover a rebuilding ballclub. The Brewers also had one of the most exciting minor league seasons that they could… [More]