This week's tracking poll was open from Monday at noon through Tuesday, and received 215 responses. Here are some notable results:
- Doug Melvin's approval rating remains remarkably high. This week it's down 1% to 91%.
- Ron Roenicke (down 12% to 62%) and Rick Kranitz (down 5% to 40%) both saw significant drops this week, while Johnny Narron's approval rating is up 4 points to 33%.
- 65% of fans approve of the decision to install Marco Estrada in the #5 spot in the rotation, and a majority (58%) think they should continue to use him every fifth game without skipping his starts.
Follow the jump for the full results.
|Keep using him as they have.||119||55%|
|Move him into the rotation.||4||2%|
|Start using him in higher-leverage situations out of the bullpen.||44||20%|
|Try to avoid using him in higher-leverage situations.||34||16%|
|Trade him or designate him for assignment.||11||5%|
Now that Chris Narveson is out for the season, who should be the Brewers' fifth starter?
|Someone else from inside the organization.||5||2%|
|Someone else from outside the organization.||19||9%|
How should the Brewers handle their fifth starter going forward?
|They should continue to start every fifth game.||125||58%|
|They should skip this spot in the rotation when off days allow them to do so.||82||38%|
|They should skip this spot as often as possible, even if it means starting other pitchers on short rest.||1||0%|
|No, they should have kept McClendon on the roster.||10||5%|
|No, they should have called up someone else.||35||16%|
Sunday's win improved the Brewers to 3-8 in day games this season. Are you worried about their ability to win during the day?
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 Johnny Narron is doing as Hitting Coach of the Brewers?