This Weekend’s Results
Brewers News and Notes
Links from BCB
The Brewers hottest trade chip is...Aaron Hill!? | Derek Harvey, BCB
As hard as it could be to believe, Aaron Hill could be the trade chip the Brewers have that collects the most interest.
Blazek back, Knebel to Colorado Springs; Zack Jones returned to Minnesota | eddiemathews, BCB
The Brewers made a few roster moves over the weekend, activating Michael Blazek, optioning Corey Knebel to Triple-A, and returning Zack Jones to the Twins.
Sunday Sundries - Week 11 | eddiemathews, BCB
Recapping Week 11 of the regular season.
Hernan Perez - Something is Fishy | justthestatsman, BCB FanPost
Perez is getting starts in right field, which is a strange development for a team who has plenty of outfield depth.
Links from Other Sites
Roster move a vote of confidence in Barnes | Adam McCalvy, Brewers.com
Remaining on the roster after the weekend moves is Jacob Barnes, who got a vote of confidence by remaining on the major league roster following Blazek’s activation.
Capuano scheduled for MRI on ailing elbow | Adam McCalvy, Brewers.com
Capuano has suffered a setback in his rehab and will get a MRI in Milwaukee on Tuesday to determine the extent of the damage to his elbow.
Barnes' Father's Day marked by loss, new beginnings | Adam McCalvy, Brewers.com
Jacob Barnes had a lot of emotions going on Father’s Day, both happy and sad.
Jimmy Nelson Has Been Unlucky, and Bad | Ryan Romano, BP Milwaukee
While some of Jimmy Nelson’s struggles can be attributed to bad luck, some of it is also a result of bad performance.
Minor League Update
Colorado Springs Sky Sox (AAA) | 30-35
- Thursday: Colorado Springs 9, Iowa 8
- Friday: Omaha 5, Colorado Springs 2
- Saturday: Colorado Springs 8, Omaha 5
- Sunday: Omaha 11, Colorado Springs 3
- Monday: Omaha @ Colorado Springs | 8:05 pm
Biloxi Shuckers (AA) | 39-30
- Thursday: Jacksonville 3, Biloxi 1
- Friday: Biloxi 4, Jacksonville 1
- Sunday: Biloxi 2, Jacksonville 1
- Sunday: Jacksonville 2, Biloxi 1
- Monday: No Game
Brevard County Manatees (A+) | 23-42
- Thursday: Daytona 11, Brevard County 6
- Friday: No Game
- Saturday: No Game
- Sunday: No Game
- Monday: Brevard County @ Dunedin | 5:30 pm
Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (A) | 34-36
- Thursday: Wisconsin 14, Beloit 0
- Friday: Beloit 4, Wisconsin 2
- Saturday: Wisconsin 4, Beloit 3
- Sunday: Wisconsin 6, Beloit 5
- Monday: No Game
DSL Brewers (R) | 5-7
- Thursday: DSL Rockies 2, DSL Brewers 1
- Friday: DSL Rockies 10, DSL Brewers 5
- Saturday: DSL Brewers 8, DSL Tigers 3
- Sunday: No Game
- Monday: DSL Tigers @ DSL Brewers | 9:30 am
Helena Brewers (R) | 3-0
- Friday: Great Falls @ Helena | 8:05 pm
- Saturday: Helena 6, Great Falls 3
- Sunday: Helena 5, Great Falls 4
- Monday: Great Falls @ Helena | 8:05 pm
AZL Brewers (R) | 0-0
- Monday: AZL Brewers @ AZL Cubs | 9:00 pm
News and Notes
Top prospect Arcia dabbling at second base | Adam McCalvy, Brewers.com
Arcia has been getting starts at second base in the minors, but GM David Stearns says it’s just part of a development philosophy.
BREWERS SIGN 13 PLAYERS FROM 2016 FIRST-YEAR PLAYER DRAFT | Caitlin Moyer, Cait Covers the Bases
The Brewers officially announced the signing of thirteen players from their draft class.
Brewers sign Draft picks Feliciano, Webb | Adam McCalvy, Brewers.com
The Brewers followed up the announcement of 13 signings with two additional signings on Friday.
2016 Preview: Helena Brewers (R) | Marcus Young, Miller Park Prospects
Helena’s season kicked off on Friday, with many new faces playing in Helena.
Two Brewers Draft Picks in College World Series | Marcus Young, Miller Park Prospects
30th round selection RHP Dalton Brown and 31st round selection 1B Ryan Aquilar are both in the College World Series.
NL Central Updates
This Weekend’s Games
Pirates @ Cubs
- Friday: Cubs 6, Pirates 0
- Saturday: Cubs 4, Pirates 3
- Sunday: Cubs 10, Pirates 5
Reds @ Astros
- Friday: Reds 4, Astros 2
- Saturday: Astros 5, Reds 4
- Sunday: Astros 6, Reds 0
Rangers @ Cardinals
- Friday: Rangers 1, Cardinals 0
- Saturday: Rangers 4, Cardinals 3
- Sunday: Rangers 5, Cardinals 4
- Giants (Madison Bumgarner) @ Pirates (Jeff Locke) | 6:05 pm
- Cardinals (Jaime Garcia) @ Cubs (John Lackey) | 7:05 pm
The Brewers have the day off.