Orlando Arcia | Disciples of Uecker - Part 5

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Friday Morning Coffee: Spoiler Alert, Davis, Minors, Draft

If you grew up with the 2006-2014 Brewers as your favorite club, chances are you’re too young to remember a time when the Brewers were playing meaningless baseball in August; in that case, the San Diego Padres series introduced you to one of the (arguably)… [More]

Friday Morning Coffee: Scouting Barrios & More

Yesterday, the Brewers traded veteran third baseman Aramis Ramirez to the Pittsburgh Pirates for Yhonathan Barrios. While Barrios was not ranked by some nationwide prospect news sources, Pirates Prospects did rank the young flamethrower in their Top 50 for 2015. Barrios is an especially intriguing… [More]

2016: Winning and Rebuilding

As the Brewers continue to show their strengths with a relatively healthy roster core and pitching staff, it is worth further investigating and pushing on the rebuilding narrative. Of course, by now I have been working on a series of “Smartbuilding” posts that showcase strategies… [More]

30 Farmhands #6: 2015 Minor League Stars

Since it’s the All-Star Break, it’s a great time to reflect on the state of the organization and prepare for the sprint of the official (if not mathematical) second half. Unfortunately for our Brewers, their recent stretch of solid play is too little, too late,… [More]

Orlando Arcia: “Best Player in Southern League”

Earlier this afternoon, BaseballAmerica released their Midseason Top 50 prospect list (h/t Brew Crew Ball). As prospect fans were probably already expecting, the list featured some bigtime changes, given that a few favorite prospects from the last few years graduated (take a look at the… [More]

Can the Brewers win in 2016?

If you’ve followed the Brewers throughout 2015, there have been few moments of press clarity from the front office. Granted, in the past, President & GM Doug Melvin has been tight-lipped about potential club moves, so a lack of a loud “Players For Sale” sign… [More]

Thursday Morning Round-Up: Draft, Roache, Shuckers, Minors

Forget all the nice things I recently wrote about the Brewers’ pitching staff; perhaps I jinxed the arms on our beloved ballclub. After allowing 26 runs during an exceptional 10 game stretch, the Brewers are well on their way to doubling that figure in a… [More]

30 Farmhands #1: Developing DSL

The Milwaukee Brewers opened their new Dominician Academy in November 2011. The Brewers’ Dominician Summer League (DSL) team plays in the San Pedro de Macoris division. MLB.com reported that the Academy was founded by former closer Salomon Torres, and the move undoubtedly served as an… [More]

Thursday Lunch: Winter Ball Round-Up

Arizona Fall League Our beloved Glendale Desert Dogs had quite a good stretch since my last check-in with the league, going 5-3-1 in nine games. The Dogs scored 53 runs and allowed 36, which is quite a good differential for ten days in the fall… [More]

Brewers First Month Minor League Awards

With the Brewers busy licking their wounds after losing back-to-back series for the first time this year and the NFL taking center stage for the evening looking at its future, now seems like a good time to talk about the eventful first month of the… [More]