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Episode 52│Schoop Baby Schoop

The Brewers made one more big move before the non-waiver trade deadline, grabbing Jonathan Schoop from the Orioles. JP and Ryan discussed that and more with Paul Noonan. Also in this episode is an excerpt of JP’s interview with Brewers minor league pitcher Jon Perrin…. [More]

In Praise of Prospect Hoarding

With the all-star break now in the rearview mirror, the baseball season has ambled it’s merry way right into everyone’s favorite part of the calendar: trade season. The Chicago Cubs fired the first major shot of the Battle for the Central when they gave up… [More]

The Bullpen Conundrum

By on June 20, 2017

The Bullpen Conundrum

The Milwaukee Brewers find themselves all alone in first place more than three weeks into June in a season that appeared at the outset more likely to end with them in the cellar than at the top of the NL Central Division. They boast a… [More]

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 ESPN.com 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]