Zack Greinke | Disciples of Uecker - Part 3

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Brewers Not Planning On Selling … Yet

With just over three weeks until the July 31 Trade Deadline, the Milwaukee Brewers need not rush into a decision regarding their position as a potential seller. More specifically, CBS Sports’ Danny Knobler tweeted on Friday evening that the Brewers will not make any decision… [More]

Latest on Greinke Trade Rumors: Rangers, Braves

Despite the Brewers’ winning four-consecutive games, the trade rumors surrounding Zack Greinke have only intensified. ESPN writes that the Brewers have sent a special assignment scout to Texas’ Double-A affiliate. That is where coveted prospect Mike Olt is currently assigned and serves as further proof that the… [More]

Fielding versus Bullpen: Efficiency

My dad called the other afternoon to talk about the Brewers. He asked me a simple question: is there any one stat that I can use to explain the difference between the 2011 and 2012 Brewers. I hmm’d and haw’d for a bit, before saying,… [More]

Monday Musings: Greinke, All-Star Snubs, International Markets

Another morning of haphazard thoughts following a series victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Miller Park. *** The Brewers’ most recent wins against the Diamondbacks have delayed the Brewers from opening their doors for the trading season, but the remainder of Major League Baseball seems… [More]

Ryan Braun makes 5th All-Star team, Zack Greinke snubbed

For the fifth consecutive season, Ryan Braun will be playing in the All-Star Game. For the first time, though, it will not be as a starter. In his first four appearances, Braun was the leading vote-getter among National League outfielders, and was the leading vote-getter… [More]

Trade Winds Begin To Swirl Around Greinke

Milwaukee avoided a series sweep in Cincinnati on Wednesday afternoon, taking advantage of a pair of home runs from Rickie Weeks and Cody Ransom en route to an 8-4 victory. With a record of 34-41, the Brewers climbed back to within 7.5 games of the first-place… [More]

Curious Cases of Compensation: Trade Value and Draft Picks

Last week, Ryan Topp pointed me in the right direction regarding Zack Greinke‘s trade value and compensatory picks. I wrote my article under the assumption that the Brewers would trade Zack Greinke, as well as the reserve rights that result in compensatory picks (if the… [More]

Cutter City and Contract Considerations

Last night, I noticed that Zack Greinke’s moving fastball showed up frequently during his start. The right-handed ace-once-again went cutter crazy upon announcing his new pitch, selecting it more than 19% of the time during his April starts. As a result, approximately 71% of Greinke’s… [More]

Greinke’s 12 K’s Fuel Victory

Zach Greinke set a personal best as a Brewer with 12 strikeouts, helping the Crew shut out the lowly Cubs 8-0 Wednesday night at Miller Park. Greinke (7-2, 3.13) worked seven sparkling innings, allowing just two hits, two walks and no runs to pick up… [More]

Aces Central!

By on May 16, 2012

Aces Central!

After the Cincinnati Reds’ home run derby at Miller Park not 10 days ago, the Brewers’ rotation produced a complete turn around. Since that 7 IP, 5 R outing by Marco Estrada, no Brewers starter has worked fewer than 6 innings, and each starter has… [More]