Rickie Weeks | Disciples of Uecker - Part 6

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Situational Baseball: The Brewers and Manufacturing Runs

Don’t let anyone tell you otherwise: the 2011 Milwaukee Brewers were one of the best teams in the league at manufacturing runs. That’s right — if you count the number of runs scored by the Brewers where the action was forced, where they were moving… [More]

Constructing Lineups with Ryan Braun

Over the past four days or so baseball has been secondary to urine on the mind of those around the Milwaukee Brewers. As interesting as human excrement can be, it would be nice to think about the game for a bit. With Ryan Braun back… [More]

Brewers choose Farris to replace Weeks for now

General Manager Doug Melvin announced on WTMJ this morning that the Brewers are filling the roster spot vacated by newly disabled Rickie Weeks with Nashville Sounds second baseman Eric Farris. Farris was selected in the fourth round of the 2007 draft out of Loyola Marymount…. [More]

Brewers Lose 5-4, Leave About 1.0746 Runs on the Field

I’ve written about 2500 words on baserunning at You Know, And That this week. Time to spread the wealth here. The Brewers lost 5-4 last night and most of the fault for the loss should fairly go to either: Shaun Marcum, who gave up a… [More]

2010 Brewers And The All-Star Game: Position Players

Alternate Title: I Ramble My Way Through Voting For All-Stars We’re sitting a little under a month away from the All-Star Game, so it’s time to take a look at who deserves the call from our Milwaukee Brewers. I think you can look at the… [More]

Braves 8, BREWERS 2: Shut Down By Hanson

Tommy Hanson spun an eight inning gem against the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday night, striking out eight and only walking one batter. Hanson managed to keep a staggering 13 fly balls inside the park, including at least one close call from Jim Edmonds in what… [More]

Positional Preview – Second Base

Starter: Rickie Weeks Backups: Craig Counsell, Joe Inglett On the Farm: Brett Lawrie   I know that at this point many Brewers fans are firmly against Rickie Weeks. He was a first round draft pick in 2003 and immediately received a major league contract. Now… [More]