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Quick Glance: Blake Parker

When you think of the great Brewers right-handed bullpen successes of recent vintage, chances are a fastball/curveball ideal comes to mind. Milwaukee’s most recent reclamation project, Jeremy Jeffress, revitalized his career on the strengths of a blazing fastball and impeccable curve combination. But, there is reason to believe that Rob Scahill might fit this mold, […]

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Grading Trades: McCann Test

I recently presented a detailed trade analysis series in which I hypothesized that using harsh depreciation of player value (10 percent depreciation per season) would help to frame trade value for a player. I used the model to grade many of the Brewers’ 2015-2016 trades, and assess current MLB and minor league assets. The model […]

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Arizona Fall League Summary

The annual Arizona Fall League wraps up Saturday with the championship game between the Mesa Solar Sox and the Surprise Saguaros. Unfortunately the team that our Milwaukee Brewers sent their prospects to play for, the Salt River Rafters, was eliminated yesterday after a 4-2 loss to Surprise. Salt River finished with a 15-15-1 record in the AFL, a […]

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New BPMilwaukee Positions

BPMilwaukee is seeking a paid freelance writer, as well as several unpaid interns. Please do not use comments section for application materials. Email: nzettel@baseballprospectus.com   Paid Freelance Writer: Due December 5, 2016 BPMilwaukee currently seeks applications for a paid freelance writer. The writer will typically produce one article per week during the offseason, and one […]

Brewers Farm Update

Positional Flexibility and Minor League Development

Since taking over as Manager and General Manager of the Milwaukee Brewers, the duo of Craig Counsell and David Stearns have emphasized the importance of positional versatility. 15 of the 22 position players who took the field for Milwaukee this season appeared at multiple positions, with Hernan Perez (1B, 2B, 3B, SS, LF, CF, RF) and […]

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