This week's poll was open from 1 pm Monday through Tuesday, and received 272 responses. Here are some notable results:
- 59% of voters say this Brewer team needs to win the World Series to be the best team in franchise history. 31% more say they need to reach the World Series to achieve that status.
- Just 29% of voters are more optimistic about Yuniesky Betancourt after his recent hot streak, while 64% say their optimism has not changed.
- 88% of voters think the Brewers should continue to start Nyjer Morgan in center against right handed pitchers and Carlos Gomez against lefties.
- Rick Kranitz's approval rating took a double digit fall this week, from 92 to 82%.
Follow the jump for the full results.
Yuniesky Betancourt is hitting .318/.348/.636 in his first six postseason games. Has his recent performance changed your expectations for him going forward?
|No, my expectations have not changed.||173||64%|
|Yes, I'm more optimistic.||80||29%|
|Yes, I'm less optimistic.||8||3%|
How should the Brewers be using Carlos Gomez in the NLCS?
|They should continue to use him as they have: Starting against left-handed pitchers.||240||88%|
|He should start in center more often, in place of Nyjer Morgan.||14||5%|
|He should start in center more often, with Nyjer Morgan moving to right and replacing Corey Hart.||6||2%|
|He shouldn't be starting at all.||7||3%|
Should Rickie Weeks continue to start every day at second base?
Do you approve of the job Doug Melvin is doing as General Manager of the Brewers?
Do you approve of the job Ron Roenicke is doing as Manager of the Brewers?
Do you approve of the job Rick Kranitz is doing as Pitching Coach of the Brewers?
Do you approve of the job Dale Sveum is doing as Hitting Coach of the Brewers?
What does this Brewer team have to do for you to consider them the best in franchise history?
|Nothing. They're already there.||19||7%|
|Reach the World Series.||83||31%|
|Win the World Series.||161||59%|
|There's nothing they can do to make me rank them that high.||4||1%|