BCB Tracking Poll Voters Seem To Agree On Need To Create Payroll Space, Disagree On How

This week's poll was open from Monday afternoon through Tuesday, and received 180 responses. Here are some notable results:

  • A near majority (49%) of voters think the Brewers should non-tender or trade players this offseason to free up payroll space. 40% think they should not.
  • Kameron Loe (44%), Casey McGehee (39%) and Manny Parra (38%) were the most popular choices to be non-tendered, but none received a majority of votes.
  • Meanwhile, voters strongly opposed non-tendering Shaun Marcum (7%), Nyjer Morgan (10%) and Carlos Gomez (13%).

Follow the jump for the full results.

Assuming the Brewers' payroll budget remains around $90 million, they currently have slightly more than $10 million to spend to fill first base, shortstop, two bench spots and three bullpen vacancies. How should they proceed?

Response Votes %
They should do the best they can with the cash they have available. 72 40%
They should non-tender and/or trade players to free up some payroll space. 88 49%
Undecided 20 11%

MLB Trade Rumors is projecting Carlos Gomez will receive $1.8 million in arbitration for 2012. Should the Brewers non tender him?

Response Votes %
Yes 23 13%
No, and they should keep him. 122 68%
No, but they should attempt to trade him. 29 16%
Undecided 6 3%

MLB Trade Rumors is projecting George Kottaras will receive $800,000 in arbitration for 2012. Should the Brewers non-tender him?

Response Votes %
Yes 46 26%
No, and they should keep him. 84 47%
No, but they should attempt to trade him. 39 22%
Undecided 11 6%

MLB Trade Rumors is projecting Kameron Loe will receive $2.8 million in arbitration for 2012. Should the Brewers non-tender him?

Response Votes %
Yes 79 44%
No, and they should keep him. 43 24%
No, but they should attempt to trade him. 40 22%
Undecided 18 10%

MLB Trade Rumors is projecting Shaun Marcum will receive $6.8 million in arbitration for 2012. Should the Brewers non-tender him?

Response Votes %
Yes 12 7%
No, and they should keep him. 151 84%
No, but they should attempt to trade him. 14 8%
Undecided 3 2%

MLB Trade Rumors is projecting Casey McGehee will receive $3.1 million in arbitration for 2012. Should the Brewers non-tender him?

Response Votes %
Yes 71 39%
No, and they should keep him. 38 21%
No, but they should attempt to trade him. 59 33%
Undecided 12 7%

MLB Trade Rumors is projecting Nyjer Morgan will receive $1.9 million in arbitration for 2012. Should the Brewers non-tender him?

Response Votes %
Yes 18 10%
No, and they should keep him. 145 81%
No, but they should attempt to trade him. 15 8%
Undecided 2 1%

MLB Trade Rumors is projecting Manny Parra will receive $1.2 million in arbitration for 2012. Should the Brewers non-tender him?

Response Votes %
Yes 69 38%
No, and they should keep him. 60 33%
No, but they should attempt to trade him. 35 19%
Undecided 16 9%
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