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DoU Podcast Ep 35 – The Rebuild Starts Now

Ryan Topp (Twitter: @RDTopp) and Vineet Barot (@vbarot87) discuss the Milwaukee Brewers 2015 Trade Deadline deals, how that signals a rebuild and why that’s so exciting for Brewers fans. In particular, – Phillips and Santana are exciting OF prospects. Which one is better? – Did… [More]

Brewers Headed in the Right Direction

The non-waiver trade deadline came and went on Friday afternoon, and when the dust had settled it was clear that the team has decided to go in a somewhat different direction than the path they have been on since Mark Attanasio took over as owner… [More]

Olney on Brewers: “We’ll talk about that guy, but nah, you know”

ESPN’s Buster Olney stopped by the Jonah Keri podcast this week, and one of the teams they specifically talked about at length was the Milwaukee Brewers. The following comes from that conversation: “The one thing about the Brewers that you hear is that, yes, they’re… [More]

Great Teams, Awful Baseball

Unfortunately, the time between my most recent pep talks has been entirely too short, but Brewers fans seem to need more reasons to be optimistic about their beloved (or hated?) Milwaukee Nine. So, say it with me: Great teams can play awful baseball. Take the… [More]

Creative Trade Deadline Ideas

The Brewers went down again on Wednesday night, this time 4-1 to the Phillies. The defeat marked the Brewers’ eighth loss in the last nine games. With a few exceptions, the pitching is still keeping the team in games, for the most part. It’s the… [More]

NL Central Trade Deadline Preview

As part of an Sweet Spot Blog project previewing the trade deadline for all 30 teams, I recently contributed a preview for the Brewers. You can read it by clicking here.

Rounding the Bases: Trade Deadline, Pt. 2

Disappointed by the Milwaukee Brewers inaction at the trade deadline? Follow @RyanTopp and @SteveGarczynski on Twitter to join the discussion. Steve Garczynski: The trade deadline has come and gone, and it was a quiet day around baseball. The Red Sox acquired Jake Peavy in a… [More]

Brewers don’t make any deadline deals

The Brewers entered deadline day with the fourth-worst record in the Major Leagues, the fourth-worst run differential in the National League, 12.5 games behind Cincinnati for the second wildcard. They’re in last place in the NL Central, 18.5 games behind St. Louis. If there’s a… [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]

Possible Brewers Trade Deadline Partners: National League

Last week, we took a look at the contenders in the American League and assessed just how they might match up with the players the Brewers have to move. Since then, a few bits of news have come out. General Manager Doug MelvinĀ made another uncharacteristically… [More]