Rickie Weeks | Disciples of Uecker - Part 2

Disciples of Uecker

We'd like to go to the Playoffs, that would be cool.

Posts Tagged ‘Rickie Weeks ’

Twitter Mailbag: A Buffet of Goodies

As I do every Wednesday on Twitter, I ask for questions for the upcoming mailbag. This week, I added that I was taking “literally anything and I’m not kidding”, hoping to get some gems. And you guys responded. And it was beautiful. Kind of like… [More]

Roster Construction: Positions By Year

Odds are, when Rickie Weeks finishes his tenure with the Brewers, Brewers fans will focus on disappointments. Weeks never quite lived up to the mythical potential fans supplied for him. Weeks’s injuries always seemed to interfere with his abilities just as he was turning a… [More]

The Net Worth of MVP Candidates and Brewer Players

For the second consecutive year, the BBWAA awarded Miguel Cabrera the AL MVP over Mike Trout. Cabrera received 23 out of the 30 first place votes and totaled 385 points while Mike Trout accrued only 5 first place votes and 282 points. The actual vote… [More]

Mark Rogers and Managing the Burn

Mark Rogers, the Brewers’ 2004 first round draft pick, recently made his way to Venezuela. If things go as planned, Rogers will pitch in his Venezuelan Winter League debut for the Bravos de Margarita this week. After spending six years in the Brewers’ minor league… [More]

Game of The Year: Brewers vs Diamondbacks (4/7/13)

It might have only been the sixth game of the 2013 season, the finale of their second series, but the Brewers battle against the Diamondbacks on April 7th would come to encapsulate their entire season. A few strong personal performances were eventually overcome by injuries, mistakes,… [More]

Twitter Mailbag: Estrada, Davis, Weeks

“Lohse and Estrada, to me, seem to have a similar repertoire. Do you think Estrada’s ceiling could be a 2012-2013 Lohse?”  –  @AMtotheCruz The two right-handers have comparable fastball velocity (roughly 89 mph), walk rates and fly ball rates. I’m not sure they’re similar pitchers,… [More]

The Bumpy Career of Stormin’ Gorman

“They come to see me strike out, hit a home run, or run into a fence. I try to accommodate them at least one way every game.” A current Brewers fan might assume the statement above came from Carlos Gomez. Though Gomez has provided plenty… [More]

Twitter Mailbag: Rebuilding, Aoki, Weeks

“Who is the highest ceiling pitcher now in the system? Who is the highest ceiling position player?”  –  @steelmann58 Right-hander Devin Williams is the hurler with the highest ceiling, though he’s light years away from realizing that ceiling and there’s not a high probability that… [More]

Weeks Injures Hamstring, Brewers Recall Gennett

It’s been an injury-plagued season for the Milwaukee Brewers, and that may be putting it lightly. The latest player to land on the disabled list is Rickie Weeks, who was placed on the 15-day DL today with a strained hamstring. The Brewers recalled Scooter Gennett… [More]

Rounding the Bases: All-Stars

Welcome to Rounding the Bases, a weekly discussion between Ryan Topp and Steve Garczynski. This week they discuss the All-Star first halves for Jean Segura and Carlos Gomez. Join the discussion by following @SteveGarczynski and @RyanTopp on Twitter. Steve Garczynski: The All-Star game is upon… [More]