Brewers News and Notes
Links from BCB
Hoffman, Sheffield, Cameron, Stairs Make HOF Ballot | Jaymes L, BCB
Four former Brewers made this year’s Hall of Fame ballot, led by former closer Trevor Hoffman.
Continuing in the free agent target series, we look at the possibility of signing either Trevor Plouffe or Wilson Ramos to a deal.
Also continuing in the trade target series, we look at the possibilities of acquiring buy low candidates Jorge Mateo and Jon Singleton.
With Tyler Thornburg’s recent success, should the Brewers lock him up with an extension now? If they do, how much should they pay him?
Links from Other Sites
Arbitration Decisions: Chris Carter | Travis Sarandos, Disciples of Uecker
Opinions on Chris Carter are varied, with some wanting to tendher him a contract and others wanting him non-tendered. Which side will the Brewers choose?
Brewers and Admirals Team Up for Ticket Promotion | Caitlin Moyer, Cait Covers the Bases
In a yearly promotion, the Brewers and Admirals are teaming up for a ticket package featuring a ticket to an Admirals game and a ticket to a Brewers game.
Minor League Notes
Frosty Microbrews: Power Hitter | Kyle Lobner, TimberRattlers.com
Ronnie Gideon had an impressive year in Helena, catching Timber Rattlers manager Matt Erickson’s attention.
Cyber Monday Sale: 30% off online orders and free shipping! | BiloxiShuckers.com
The Biloxi Shuckers are holding a sale on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, with 30% off all orders.
Inbox: What goes into winter ball decisions? | Adam McCalvy, Brewers.com
In a mailbag on Brewers.com, Adam McCalvy discusses winter ball decisions, WBC players, and more.
Report: Lockout On The Table As CBA Nears Expiration | Jeff Todd, MLB Trade Rumors
With just a week left until the expiration of the CBA, concern is starting to build that a lockout could happen. Though both sides want to avoid a lockout, there’s still several issues that need to be figured out.