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Brew Crew Ball Tracking Poll Shows Most Fans Approve of Braun Deal, Not Concerned By Road Record

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This week's poll was open from Monday at noon through Tuesday, and received 291 responses. Here are some notable results:

  • 81% of voters approved of Ryan Braun's new contract extension.
  • 93% of voters say they're not concerned by the Brewers' 4-7 road record.
  • Ron Roenicke's approval rating is at 87%, up 13% from last week.

Follow the jump for the full results.

Do you agree with the decision to sign Ryan Braun to a five year, $105 million contract extension?

Response Votes %
Yes 236 81%
No 22 8%
Undecided 33 11%

Through Sunday the Brewers were 12-for-15 stealing bases, putting them on pace for 116 steal attempts in 2011. How do you feel about this?

Response Votes %
They should be stealing much more. 4 1%
They should be stealing more. 96 33%
The current pace is about right. 169 58%
They should be stealing less. 5 2%
They should be stealing much less. 5 2%
Undecided 15 5%

Assuming Corey Hart comes off the DL this week, which player should be removed from the Brewers' roster to make room?

Response Votes %
Erick Almonte 179 62%
Brandon Boggs 7 2%
Zach Braddock 1 0%
Sean Green 54 19%
Brandon Kintzler 13 4%
Mark Kotsay 27 9%
Mitch Stetter 2 1%
Someone else 0 0%
Undecided 8 3%

Through 21 games the Brewers are 7-3 at home and 4-7 on the road. Are you concerned?

Response Votes %
Yes 9 3%
No 270 93%
Undecided 12 4%

Has Jonathan Lucroy's hot start (hitting .355/.412/.484 in his first eight games) changed your expectations for his 2011 performance?

Response Votes %
Yes, I'm more optimistic now. 106 36%
Yes, I'm less optimistic now. 1 0%
No 179 62%
Undecided 5 2%

John Axford pitched scoreless innings on Friday and Saturday. Has this changed your expectation for his 2011 performance?

Response Votes %
Yes, I'm more optimistic now 104 36%
Yes, I'm less optimistic now. 2 1%
No 172 59%
Undecided 13 4%

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

Response Votes % Prev Diff
Yes 267 92% 87% +5%
No 8 3% 4% -1%
Undecided 16 5% 9% -4%

Do you approve of the job Ron Roenicke is doing as Manager of the Brewers?

Response Votes % Prev Diff
Yes 254 87% 74% +13%
No 8 3% 5% -2%
Undecided 29 10% 21% -11%

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

Response Votes % Prev Diff
Yes 230 79% 57% +22%
No 2 1% 2% -1%
Undecided 59 20% 40% -20%