Tyler Thornburg | Disciples of Uecker - Part 2

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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]

The Brewers’ Busy Week: Free Agents, Arbitration, and Payroll

The Brewers were busy last week. The team landed Mark Reynolds, who, despite signing a minor league deal, is expected to compete and possibly platoon with Juan Francisco at first base. Left-handed reliever Zach Duke also signed a minor league contract with the club and… [More]

Twitter Mailbag: Thornburg, RE24, Michael Young

“If these were your only two options, what’s better long term – sign Michael Young and keep Thornburg, or trade Thornburg for Ike?” -@acmccabe Because the Brewers would only be loaning Michael Young for a short-term rental, it comes down to which player–Thornburg or Davis–will… [More]

The Value of Tyler Thornburg

Rumors circulated last week that the Brewers’ negotiations with the Mets stalled when New York requested Tyler Thornburg in exchange for first baseman Ike Davis. Many fans and internet commenters balked at the idea of trading Thornburg for the underperforming Davis, many suggesting that the six… [More]

UPDATED: 2014 Roster and Payroll Estimates

Earlier in the off-season, I examined the state of the Brewers’ roster and payroll for the 2014 season. There weren’t a lot of mysteries because of the number of contracts already on the books and young players with jobs locked up. Since then the Brewers… [More]

Twitter Mailbag: Aoki, Offseason Moves, Starting Rotation

Happy Thursday, fellows Disciples! As I’m sure you’ve all noted by now, there have been some changes undergone here at Disciples of Uecker over the past couple days. One thing that I wanted to keep up was the Twitter mailbag that JP ran regularly during… [More]

Quick Hits: Juan Francisco & Tyler Thornburg

With six games remaining on the 2013 schedule, the Milwaukee Brewers are still evaluating talent  with their eyes firmly set on the ’14 campaign. There are some interesting stories to discuss, including a swing change for Juan Francisco and an impressive performance on Tuesday evening from right-hander… [More]

Brewers @ Rangers: Thornburg In Rotation

“Certainly confidence has to be a huge deal with what goes on. For some reason he’s confident here and when he’s gone out he’s performed well. Then it just builds to the point where he knows if he goes in and makes his pitches that… [More]

Minor League Box Scores: 06.20.13

Nashville Sounds: (25-47), 10.0 GB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E Nashville 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 5 7 1 Iowa 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 4 6 0 LHP Chris Narveson:  (W, 1-2) 5.0 IP, 4… [More]

Scouting Updates On Top Brewers Prospects

With the big-league squad struggling to begin the season, many have shifted their focus more toward the Brewers’ farm system, and at Disciples of Uecker, we provide minor league box scores throughout the season to help readers follow the various affiliates and prospects. Box scores… [More]