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BCB Tracking Poll Shows 59% Of Voters Would Have Chosen Greinke To Start Game One

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This week's poll was open from Monday afternoon through Tuesday, and received 259 responses. Here are some of the notable results:

  • 59% of voters felt Zack Greinke should start game one of the NLDS, while only 29% selected Yovani Gallardo.
  • 65% of voters felt the home/road situation should have been a factor in the decision, while 40% felt the opponent matters.
  • If the Brewers are forced to leave one player off the roster, 81% of voters would remove Josh Wilson instead of Taylor Green.

Follow the jump for the full results.

Which pitcher should the Brewers start in game one of the NLDS?

Response Votes %
Yovani Gallardo 74 29%
Zack Greinke 153 59%
Shaun Marcum 13 5%
Randy Wolf 0 0%
Undecided 19 7%

Would your postseason rotation decisions be impacted by the Brewer opponent or home/road scenario?

Response Votes %
Yes, the opponent matters. 20 8%
Yes, the home/road situation matters. 86 33%
Yes, both matter. 82 32%
No, neither matter. 69 27%
Undecided 2 1%

Assuming it comes down to one of these two, which of these players SHOULD BE LEFT OFF the postseason roster?

Response Votes %
Taylor Green 27 10%
Josh Wilson 211 81%
Undecided 21 8%

Who should be the Brewers' primary third baseman in the playoffs?

Response Votes %
Taylor Green 47 18%
Jerry Hairston Jr 141 54%
Casey McGehee 56 22%
Josh Wilson 1 0%
Someone else 0 0%
Undecided 14 5%

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

Response Votes % Prev Diff
Yes 247 95% 93% +2%
No 7 3% 3% n/c
Undecided 5 2% 3% -1%

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

Response Votes % Prev Diff
Yes 206 80% 74% +6%
No 32 12% 15% -3%
Undecided 21 8% 12% -4%

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

Response Votes % Prev Diff
Yes 231 89% 92% -3%
No 7 3% 1% +2%
Undecided 21 8% 7% +1%

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

Response Votes % Prev Diff
Yes 190 73% 65% +8%
No 27 10% 15% -5%
Undecided 42 16% 20% -4%