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Personal List: Brewers End-of-Season Top 15 Prospects

While the Milwaukee Brewers failed to accomplish anything of note at the major league level this season, one wouldn’t be far off by saying 2015 was a banner year for the growth of the farm system. The system graduated some nice pieces in Taylor Jungmann,… [More]

Zach Davies: Aggressive Adjustments

Disciples of Uecker is on Apple News. If you have an iPhone or iPad with iOS 9, follow the link and add the channel. On September 24, John Jackson reported that Zach Davies was working with a more aggressive pitching approach. The young righty noted that… [More]

Wednesday Morning Coffee: Lopez, Instructs, Top 15

The Brewers provided a late night special in San Diego, offering the MLB debut of Jorge Lopez on a (strangely timed?) trip to the west coast. Lopez flashed his fastball into the mid-90s, and equally selected his change and trademark curve to keep the Brewers… [More]

Zach Davies: Strike Zone Approach

Upon throwing 33 change ups against 40 sinkers, 5 curves, and 2 cutters to begin his MLB career (according to Brooks Baseball; alternate count here), Brewers righty Zach Davies immediately added intrigue to his scouting report and physical profile. Fans already knew about scouting reports… [More]

Meet Zach Davies

By on September 1, 2015

Meet Zach Davies

After a former coach of Brewers RHP prospect Zach Davies tweeted that the youngster would make a start during the Pirates series, the Brewers officially announced that they selected Davies’s contract from AAA Colorado Springs. The righty last started on August 27, and reports are… [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]

Monday Round ‘Em Up: Tank Standings, Denson, Pitching

Our beloved Milwaukee Brewers swept the Philadelphia Phillies for the season, which would be great news if they were not fighting the Phillies for the top draft pick in 2016. Going 7-0 against the Brotherly Love Nine has surely helped the Brewers jump out of… [More]

Friday Morning Coffee: Roache, OF prospects, HomeGrown SP

There are a couple of recent comments that have been really thought-provoking, so I’d like to take a look at them to add to those recent posts. Victor Roache On my Top 15 list, Tyler Laabs asked: One question for you on the Coulter thing…. [More]

Personal List: Brewers Midseason Top 15 Prospects

Throughout the season, I have shifted my focus from the MLB team to the Brewers’ farm system, which is perhaps a necessary consequence of preparing to cover a rebuilding ballclub. The Brewers also had one of the most exciting minor league seasons that they could… [More]

Ranking Top Prospects

By on August 11, 2015

Ranking Top Prospects

Once the Brewers experienced that wretched April, fans rather enthusiastically resigned to the fact that the Milwaukee organization would (perhaps, finally) rebuild their MLB roster and farm system. Of course, to prospect newcomers, there could be no better Brewers farm system to follow: prior to… [More]