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The Brewers’ Defensive Bulwark

For some reason, the Brewers have often, and recently, had a reputation as a subpar defensive team.  I really don’t know why this is. There are two reasonably-advanced systems that can be aggregated to measure overall team defense: Defensive Runs Saved (DRS) and Ultimate Zone… [More]

The Brewers’ Curious Defensive Improvement

In 2012, the Brewers put out less than 69% of the batters who put the ball in play against them, a statistic known as “Defensive Efficiency.”  Baseball Prospectus, the venerable baseball statistics website, cheerfully describes that put-out rate as “horrendous.”  It rated 29th out of… [More]