The Brewers left no doubt in who would win this one. They started the scoring quick with a Jonathan Lucroy home run in the first, then followed it up with four more in the second inning and another run in the third. Meanwhile, Matt Garza was dominant, holding the Mets to one run and two hits in eight innings.
- What's the future of third base for the Brewers? Noah makes the case for the Brewers to pick up the option for 2015 on Aramis Ramirez.
- With the Brewers building their lead in the NL Central again, a postseason run is looking more likely. On Disciples of Uecker, Ryan Topp asks if the Brewers should go all in this year or make moves with 2015 in mind.
- Adam McCalvy of Brewers.com wonders if Jeremy Jeffress could find success after working with Nashville pitching coach Fred Dabney.
- Jay D Reviewing the Brew takes a look at Mitch Haniger and what he has done this season in the minors.
- Yesterday, Mark Reynolds made an appearance on MLB Network's intentional talk, and a surprise guest joined him. John & Cait have the video of the interview, if you missed it.
Minor League Update
|Nashville Sounds||AAA||56-50||Nashville 4, Colorado Spring 2||
Fri: Oklahoma City @ Nashville
Sat: Oklahoma City @ Nashville
Sun: Oklahoma City @ Nashville
|Huntsville Stars||AA||62-42||Jackson 3, Huntsville 2||
Fri: Huntsville @ Jackson
Sat: Chattanooga @ Huntsville
Sun: Chattanooga @ Huntsville
|Brevard County Manatees||A+||52-43||Brevard County 7, Palm Beach 4||
Fri: Palm Beach @ Brevard County
Sat: Palm Beach @ Brevard County
Sun: Palm Beach @ Brevard County
|Wisconsin Timber Rattlers||A||54-47||Wisconsin 7, Lake County 4||
Fri: Wisconsin @ Lake County
Sat: Wisconsin @ Fort Wayne
Sun: Wisconsin @ Fort Wayne
|DSL Brewers||R||21-25||DSL Brewers 11, DSL Braves 5||
Fri: DSL Brewers @ DSL Rangers1
Sat: DSL Rangers1 @ DSL Brewers
|Helena Brewers||R||13-24||Great Falls 11, Helena 1||
Fri: Missoula @ Helena
Sat: Missoula @ Helena
Sun: Missoula @ Helena
|AZL Brewers||R||14-14||AZL Angels 16, AZL Brewers 5||
Sat: AZL Reds @ AZL Brewers
Sun: AZL Brewers @ AZL Reds
Check out morineko's daily minor league update for a more in-depth look at yesterday's minor league results.
- Padres 13, Cubs 3
- Pirates, Cardinals, and Reds all had the day off.
This Weekend's Division Games
- Pirates @ Rockies
Friday: Charlie Morton vs. Brett Anderson
Saturday: Jeff Locke vs. Tyler Matzek
Sunday: Edinson Volquez vs. Franklin Morales
- Cardinals @ Cubs
Friday: Joe Kelly vs. Travis Wood
Saturday: Shelby Miller vs. Jake Arrieta
Sunday: Adam Wainwright vs. Kyle Hendricks
- Nationals @ Reds
Friday: Tanner Roark vs. Alfredo Simon
Saturday: Gio Gonzalez vs. Johnny Cueto
Sunday: Doug Fister vs. Mat Latos
This Weekend's Action
The series against the Mets continues through the weekend. Yesterday, Derek previewed the entire series, including the last three games over the weekend. Here are the matchups.
Friday: Zack Wheeler vs. Yovani Gallardo
Saturday: Jonathan Niese vs. Wily Peralta
Sunday: Jacob deGrom vs. Jimmy Nelson