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Minors: Promotions, Orimoloye, Barnes, Lopez

Although the season is winding down on the Brewers farm, there is a lot of news around the system. The Southern League named AA Biloxi RHP Jorge Lopez its “Most Outstanding Pitcher”! Manager Carlos Subero was named manager of the year! Congratulations to the Shuckers!… [More]

30 Farmhands #8: Prospect Narratives

While working on ranking Brewers prospects, a number of difficult and intriguing issues appear. First and foremost, the convergence of lower-minor or Brewers-homegrown prospects that are advancing, and supremely advanced external acquisitions leads to a difficult set of wagers about the system’s value. The Brewers… [More]

Friday Morning Coffee: Scouting Barrios & More

Yesterday, the Brewers traded veteran third baseman Aramis Ramirez to the Pittsburgh Pirates for Yhonathan Barrios. While Barrios was not ranked by some nationwide prospect news sources, Pirates Prospects did rank the young flamethrower in their Top 50 for 2015. Barrios is an especially intriguing… [More]

Tuesday Round ‘Em Up: More Than Game 6

This week is just getting started, but it has already been packed in terms of baseball drama on and off the field. Notably, the San Francisco Giants have a chance to win their third Championship since 2010, forming a strange dynasty decade that also includes… [More]

Thursday Lunch: Winter Ball Round-Up

Arizona Fall League Our beloved Glendale Desert Dogs had quite a good stretch since my last check-in with the league, going 5-3-1 in nine games. The Dogs scored 53 runs and allowed 36, which is quite a good differential for ten days in the fall… [More]

Monday Morning Coffee: AFL Recap

After a game postponed due to rain, the Glendale Desert Dogs suffered three consecutive losses, including two in one-run games. However, Brewers prospects received playing time, and if you happened to catch Bernie Pleskoff on Twitter, they received praise, too. The former MLB scout visited… [More]

Wednesday Lunch: Arizona Fall League Opens

Yesterday, the Arizona Fall League began, and if you’re a Brewers fan, the Glendale Desert Dogs are your team. These Dogs feature four Brewers arms, and four Milwaukee bats from the farm. Included among these players are potential impact prospects like Tyrone Taylor, or Rule… [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]

Status Report: Brewers’ Right-Handed Relief

Following Friday’s blockbuster deal between the Cubs and A’s, trade season is in full swing. Sitting atop the NL Central makes the Brewers potential buyers. So, over the weekend, Ryan Topp sketched out the Brewers’ situation. As he noted, right-handed relief pitching is near the… [More]

The Wei-Chung Wang Dilemma

Monday night was the latest installment in the Brewers’ ongoing Wei-Chung Wang story. It also may–and should–have been the final straw. The 22-year-old Taiwanese left hander gave up five runs and recorded only two outs in the eighth inning. Making only his sixth appearance of… [More]