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BCB Tracking Poll Shows 81% Of Voters Want Brewers To Acquire A Shortstop

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This week's poll was open from Tuesday at noon through Wednesday evening, and received 223 votes. Here are some of the notable responses:

  • 81% of voters think the Brewers should be attempting to acquire another shortstop.
  • Voters are torn on what to do with Josh Wilson. Between 15 and 23% voted for options to start him at shortstop, use him off the bench, keep him at the end of the bench and get him off the roster.
  • Only 55% of voters are confident in the Brewers' ability to improve the organization via the draft. Of those, only 9% are "very confident."
  • Ron Roenicke's approval ranking is climbing again, and is up to 75% this week.

Follow the jump for the full results.

How should the Brewers be using Josh Wilson?

Response Votes %
He should be the primary starter at shortstop (replacing Yuniesky Betancourt). 45 20%
He should be the primary infielder off the bench (replacing Craig Counsell). 52 23%
He should be the last man off the bench. 51 23%
He shouldn't be on the roster. 33 15%
Undecided 42 19%

Should the Brewers be attempting to acquire another shortstop?

Response Votes %
Yes 181 81%
No 26 12%
Undecided 16 7%

Would you be in favor of a move to replace Chris Narveson with Marco Estrada in the starting rotation?

Response Votes %
Yes 42 19%
No 122 55%
Undecided 59 26%

Assuming Zach Braddock is healthy enough to return to the team by the end of this week, who should be removed from the roster to make room?

Response Votes %
Tim Dillard 150 67%
Mike McClendon 38 17%
Josh Wilson 11 5%
Someone else 10 4%
Undecided 14 6%

Are you confident in Brewer Director of Amateur Scouting Bruce Seid and the organization's ability to improve the organization via the draft?

Response Votes %
Yes, I'm very confident. 21 9%
Yes, I'm somewhat confident. 103 46%
I am neither confident nor not confident. 72 32%
No, I'm somewhat unconfident. 24 11%
No, I'm very unconfident. 3 1%

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

Response Votes % Prev Diff
Yes 202 91% 88% +3%
No 10 4% 6% -2%
Undecided 11 5% 7% -2%

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

Response Votes % Prev Diff
Yes 167 75% 66% +9%
No 21 9% 13% -4%
Undecided 35 16% 21% -5%

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

Response Votes % Prev Diff
Yes 191 86% 80% +6%
No 3 1% 4% -3%
Undecided 29 13% 17% -4%

Do you approve of the job Dale Sveum is doing as Hitting Coach of the Brewers?

Response Votes % Prev Diff
Yes 151 68% 53% +15%
No 21 9% 15% -6%
Undecided 51 23% 32% -9%