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What We Learned: Brewers offense comes alive, Alex Presley comes up

The Brewers offense came alive last night in a 10-5 win over the Twins. Meanwhile, Alex Presley joins the team today as the Brewers go back to a full bench. We discuss that and more in today's What We Learned.

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Yesterday's Results

Brewers 10, Twins 5

In the biggest offensive output of the season, the Brewers recorded ten runs on thirteen hits against the Twins yesterday evening. Five different Brewers had multi-hit games, and picked up Jimmy Nelson, who didn't have a great night.

Brewers News & Notes

Links from BCB

  • Tyler Cravy optioned to Triple-A, Alex Presley reported call-up
    -JP-, BCB

    Following last night's game, the Brewers optioned Tyler Cravy back down to Triple-A Colorado Springs. This morning, they officially selected the contract of outfielder Alex Presley to fill the vacant roster spot. Zach Jones was moved to the 60-day DL as part of the move.
  • Milwaukee Brewers Pitchers Have Some of the Best "Stuff" in the MLB
    Kyle Lesniewski, BCB

    A new metric developed by Dr. Mike Sonne has been developing a system to quantify what "stuff" is and how to determine which pitchers are the best in baseball with this "stuff". According to his research, many of the Brewers pitchers are near the top of these rankings.

Other Brewers News and Notes

Minor League Update
Team Level Record Yesterday Today
Colorado Springs Sky Sox AAA 6-6 Colorado Springs 5, Nashville 4
Nashville 8, Colorado Springs 1
Nashville @ Colorado Springs
Biloxi Shuckers AA 10-3 Biloxi 5, Pensacola 2 Pensacola @ Biloxi
Brevard County Manatees A+ 3-11 Lakeland 5, Brevard County 2 Brevard County @ Lakeland
Wisconsin Timber Rattlers A 5-9 Quad Cities 5, Wisconsin 2 Wisconsin @ Peoria

News & Notes

NL Central Update

Yesterday’s Division Games

  • Reds 6, Rockies 5
  • Cardinals 5, Cubs 3
  • Padres 8, Pirates 2

Today's Division Games

  • Cubs (Jake Arrieta) @ Reds (Brandon Finnegan) - 6:10 pm
  • Pirates (Gerrit Cole) @ Padres (James Sheilds) - 8:10 pm
Around Baseball

Roster News

Other Notes

Today's Action

Brewers vs. Twins - 12:40 pm
Ricky Nolasco vs. Taylor Jungmann