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Twitter Mailbag: Kendrys Morales, Platoons, BABIP, Carlos Gomez

@CyrtHogg Who is more likely to wind up in a Brewers uniform this year: Ike Davis or Kendrys Morales? — Tim Old (@timcyoung) April 10, 2014 After the endless Ike Davis rumors fell through this winter, it’s hard to see management continuing to pursue him… [More]

Brewers Stock Watch: Week One

If you know the slightest thing about baseball, it’s probably that the most positive thing you can do is base sharp judgments on players’ performances nine games into spring. It’s just the right thing to do. Kind of like bunting in the top of the… [More]

Brewers Camp Battles: Reserve Infielders

Let’s open up this Brewers Camp Battles post with a riddle, shall we? Q: What do you get when you mix a first base platoon with a second base platoon? A: Mixed emotions for Jeff Bianchi. As a general footnote, having any emotions whatsoever surrounding… [More]

Twitter Mailbag: Bunting, Platoons & Those Ugly Gold Uniforms

“How many times do you think the bunt will be used this season?” -@DidBrewersBunt Presented without comment. “If Scooter wasn’t called Scooter how many fewer jerseys would the team sell?”-@BadgerNoonan Even if he was called Ryan–his actual name–I’m fairly sure he still would have hit… [More]

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]

Enhancing the Scooter Gennett Bobblehead

The greatest aftermath stemming from the Brewers trading of Norichika Aoki to Kansas City for Will Smith wasn’t the effect it had on the starting rotation or the outfield depth, but rather on the more important things in life: Aoki lost his bobblehead day on June… [More]

Rounding the Bases: Platoons

Welcome to Rounding the Bases, a weekly discussion where we tackle some topic on the minds of Brewers fans at the moment. Follow @RyanTopp and @SteveGarczynski on Twitter to join the discussion. Ryan Topp: On Monday, we ran a piece from Jonathan Judge arguing against… [More]

Scooter Gennett Should Not be Platooned

Scooter Gennett had an impressive 2013 debut with the Brewers. Over 230 plate appearances — about a third of a season — Gennett’s bat produced 31% better than the league average position player (wRC+ of 131), and he combined that with above-average base running and… [More]

How Good Are the Young Brewers Hitters? (Part I)

Thanks to a persistent stream of injuries and Ryan Braun’s suspension, the 2013 Milwaukee Brewers provided plenty of opportunities for young position players. Some of those players delivered impressive performances, albeit for only a few months of the 2013 season. What do those part-time performances… [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]