clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Majority of BCB Tracking Poll Voters Think The Brewers Made A Mistake With Carlos Gomez

New, 25 comments

This week's poll was open from Monday at noon until Tuesday evening, with 231 votes cast. Here are some of the most notable results:

  • 53% of voters think the Brewers should have kept Carlos Gomez in AAA until rosters expanded on September 1.
  • 45% of voters think Manny Parra should be moved to the bullpen.
  • 50% think the Brewers should stop using John Axford in multi-inning save opportunities this season.
Follow the jump for the full results.

What should the Brewers have done with Carlos Gomez?

Response Votes %
Activated him off the DL and returned Lorenzo Cain to AAA 0 0%
Activated him off the DL and released David Riske to make room. 80 35%
Activated him off the DL and made room on the roster some other way. 10 4%
Optioned him to AAA until rosters expand on September 1. 122 53%
Attempt to trade/release him. 19 8%

What should the Brewers do with Manny Parra?

Response Votes %
Keep him in the rotation. 71 31%
Demote him to the bullpen. 103 45%
Designate him for assignment and attempt to send him to AAA. 57 25%

Should the Brewers continue to use John Axford in multi-inning save opportunities in 2010?

Response Votes %
Yes 92 40%
No 115 50%
Undecided 24 10%

Do you approve of the job Doug Melvin is doing as General Manager of the Brewers?

Response Votes % Prev Diff
Yes 94 41% 42% -1%
No 82 35% 39% -4%
Undecided 55 24% 19% +5%

Do you approve of the job Ken Macha is doing as Manager of the Brewers?

Response Votes % Prev Diff
Yes 34 15% 17% -2%
No 168 73% 73% n/c
Undecided 29 13% 10% +3%

Do you approve of the job Rick Peterson is doing as Pitching Coach of the Brewers?

Response Votes % Prev Diff
Yes 34 15% 22% -7%
No 143 62% 56% +6%
Undecided 54 23% 23% n/c

Do you approve of the decision to sign Randy Wolf to a three year deal?

Response Votes % Prev Diff
Yes 160 69% 60% +9%
No 42 18% 29% -11%
Undecided 29 13% 11% +2%

Do you approve of the decision to trade J.J. Hardy to the Twins for Carlos Gomez?

Response Votes %
Yes 103 45%
No 103 45%
Undecided 25 11%

Are you optimistic about the long term direction of the Brewer franchise?

Response Votes %
Yes 135 58%
No 38 16%
Undecided 58 25%