This week's poll was open from noon Monday to noon Tuesday, with 279 responses. Here are the most notable results:
- Ken Macha's disapproval rating is up for the fourth straight week, and now sits at 69%. His approval rating also fell again, to 13%.
- Doug Melvin's approval rating also continues to decline: He was at 57% last week and now sits at 53% this week, down from 87% on Opening Day.
- 89% of fans think Trevor Hoffman should remain in the closer role, but 59% think the team should be more proactive about getting him out of games where he appears to be in trouble.
- If he is pulled from the ninth inning, though, Todd Coffey (37%) is the voters' choice to replace him.
Follow the jump for the full results!
What should the Brewers do with Trevor Hoffman?
|Change nothing. Leave him in the closer's role.||85||30%|
|Leave him in the closer role, but be more proactive about getting him out of the game if he appears to be in trouble.||164||59%|
|Keep him on the roster, but get him out of the closer's role.||19||7%|
|Get him off the active roster by sending him to the minors, placing him on the DL or trading/releasing him.||11||4%|
If Hoffman is removed from the closer's role, who should replace him?
The Brewers went 10-14 in April. How does this compare with your preseason expectations?
|It's more than five wins worse than I expected.||28||10%|
|It's 3-5 wins worse than I expected.||180||65%|
|It's a win or two worse than I expected.||56||20%|
|It's about what I expected.||12||4%|
|It's a win or two better than I expected.||2||1%|
|It's 3-5 wins better than I expected.||0||0%|
|It's more than five wins better than I expected.||1||0%|
Do you approve of the job Doug Melvin is doing as General Manager of the Brewers?
Do you approve of the job Ken Macha is doing as Manager of the Brewers?
Do you approve of the job Rick Peterson is doing as Pitching Coach of the Brewers?
Do you approve of the decision to sign Randy Wolf to a three year deal?
Do you approve of the decision to sign Doug Davis to a one year deal?
By percentage, how likely do you think the Brewers are to agree to a long-term extension with Prince Fielder?
Assuming they're unable to agree to an extension, what should the Brewers do with Prince Fielder?
|Trade him as soon as possible.||24||9%|
|Trade him before the trading deadline.||101||36%|
|Trade him over the offseason.||74||27%|
|Trade him before the trading deadline in 2011.||71||25%|
|Hold onto him until he becomes a free agent.||9||3%|