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Brewers officially sign top Dominican prospect Gilbert Lara

A long-rumored signing is now official — the Brewers have signed Dominican 16-year-old Gilbert Lara, one of the best prospects in this year’s international class. The Brewers are giving Lara a signing bonus of $3.2 million, shattering their previous high on the international market of… [More]

Brewers Top Prospect Jimmy Nelson Starting off Strong

The Brewers farm system isn’t exactly highly touted around the major leagues–rather, it’s usually the exact opposite. Baseball Prospectus ranked Milwaukee 29th among all teams in their organizational rankings. Sporting News, benevolently, ranked them 28th. ESPN’s Keith Law ranked them dead last. One man–a bad,… [More]

Christmas in July: Potential Prospect Targets

FIRST, Happy Independence Day There seems no better way for me to begin my Independence Day than to write about baseball. Baseball captures much about the American spirit, both in its tenacious, grinding, strategic pace, and through its tumultuous labor history. So frequently, we leave… [More]

Minor League Box Scores: 04.12.13

Nashville Sounds: (3-4), 0.5 GB Game postponed due to weather. Huntsville Stars: (5-1), — GB Game postponed due to weather. Brevard County Manatees: (4-3), 2.0 GB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Lakeland 0 0 0 0 0 0… [More]

Minor League Box Scores: 04.11.13

Nashville Sounds: (3-4), 1.0 GB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Oklahoma City 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 0 Nashville 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 1 RHP… [More]

Minor League Box Scores: 04.09.13

Nashville Sounds: (3-2), — GB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Oklahoma City 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 Nashville 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 x 1 5 0 RHP… [More]

Minor League Box Scores: 04.08.13

Nashville Sounds: (2-2), — GB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E New Orleans 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 11 1 Nashville 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 0 LHP… [More]

First Basemen Historically Rake in Nashville

In the most recent episode of the podcast, my esteemed co-host Ryan Topp said Hunter Morris was a player who could disappoint this season. He elaborated and said the expectations surrounding Morris are so lofty that anything other than an outstanding season would be dubbed a… [More]

Quick Hits: Lucroy, Latin America, Top Prospects

LUCROY EXCELS AT FRAMING Catcher Jonathan Lucroy has been known over the past couple of seasons for his ability to effectively frame pitches and garner more strike calls for his pitchers than the average catcher, but this article by Mike Fast gives us a more… [More]

Interview with Tyler Thornburg

Tyler Thornburg has had quite a year. The 23-year-old prospect from Houston, Texas began the year with high expectations. He stormed out of the gate and raced out to an 8-1 record before the Brewers called him up to fill in for an injured Shaun… [More]