Tyler Thornburg | Disciples of Uecker - Part 4

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Thornburg returns to majors as a reliever — for now

The post-All-Star Game moves keep coming, and more young blood will be joining the Brewers when the team reconvenes on Thursday. A day after Jeff Bianchi was called up to fill a bench spot, the Brewers announced Tyler Thornburg is back in the majors as… [More]

The Vindication of Ryan Braun

Ryan Braun spent the entire offseason reading about why he should not be considered the 2011 Most Valuable Player in the National League. He heard radio personalities and television talking heads suggest he give back the trophy. Even into the season, he has endured boos during… [More]

Who Will Replace Marcum On Tuesday?

Right-hander Shaun Marcum is dealing with tightness in his right elbow and will not pitch in his regularly-scheduled start on Tuesday against the Toronto Blue Jays. His absence leaves a massive void in the starting rotation. Milwaukee already dipped into their farm system once this season,… [More]

Prospect Scouting Notebook: Nelson, Heckathorn, Jungmann

Every morning, I try to write up a quick report of what happened down in the Brewers’ minor league system. Seeing a day-to-day snapshot helps contextualize much of the prospect coverage that floats around the blogosphere, though sometimes a single article is needed to compartmentalize… [More]

Minor League Box Scores 04.17.12

Nashville Sounds: (4-8), 5.0 GB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E New Orleans 3 1 3 2 1 0 0 0 1 11 17 0 Nashville 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 10 1 RHP… [More]

Minor League Box Scores 04.12.12

Nashville Sounds: (2-5), 4.0 GB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E Nashville 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 1 1 7 16 2 Okla. City 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 6… [More]

Minor League Box Scores 04.07.12

Nashville Sounds: (0-2), 1.0 GB 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 R H E Nashville 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 2 New Orleans 1 0 0 0 0 0 0… [More]

Twitter Mailbag: Seid, Thornburg, McGehee, Hairston

This is the first edition of what should be a regular feature on the website. I asked my followers to tweet me questions (at @JP_Breen) regarding the Milwaukee Brewers. Though not all of the questions that were asked will be answered in the following article,… [More]

Spring Training Notes: Thornburg, Schafer, Gindl

While dangerous to draw overarching conclusions from spring training performances, we can still glean useful information from the past week of Cactus League action. Thornburg Impresses in Camp Right-hander Tyler Thornburg is turning heads with his performance thus far in big league camp. Jonathan Lucroy said Thornburg… [More]

Too Much Pitching?

By on February 17, 2012

Too Much Pitching?

There is an old saying in baseball that a team can never have too much pitching. Anyone who has followed any team for  a year or two can readily attest that no matter how set one thinks a team’s rotation or bullpen is for an… [More]