This Weekend’s Results
Brewers News and Notes
Links from BCB
There’s No Room for Carlos Gomez in the Milwaukee Brewers Outfield | Kyle Lesniewski, BCB
Carlos Gomez remains in DFA limbo as the Astros figure out what to do with him. Unfortunately, a reunion with the Brewers just wouldn’t work.
Sunday Sundries: Week 19 | eddiemathews, BCB
Looking back at week 19 of the Brewers season.
It’s a long way to the top | Hank’s intentional walkies, BCB FanPost
In the category of Crimes Against Humanity, Hank’s intentional walkies rewrites an AC/DC song.
Links from Other Sites
Scoring every frame rarer than perfect game | Adam McCalvy, Brewers.com
Though few fans realized what was happening, Thursday’s feat where the Brewers scored in every innings has only happened 19 times in 116 years, which makes it rarer than a perfect game.
Guerra plays catch; 'All positives' on DL | Curt Hogg, Brewers.com
Signs are good as Junior Guerra continues to recover from his right elbow inflammation. Meanwhile, Jacob Barnes, Will Middlebrooks, and Domingo Santana are also progressing in their recoveries, and could all be back within a few weeks.
Braun a prime example of ‘longevity, consistency’ | Curt Hogg, Brewers.com
Ryan Braun demonstrated on Sunday why he is still one of the elite players in MLB.
Maldonado, Pina catching on fast for Crew | Curt Hogg, Brewers.com
In the few weeks since Jonathan Lucroy was traded away, Martin Maldonado and Manny Pina have helped fill the gap.
The Hope and Joy of Orlando Arcia | Julien Assouline, BP Milwaukee
Though the Brewers have no chance to make the playoffs this year, there’s still plenty of hope in the minor leagues, led by top prospect Orlando Arcia.
Minor League Update
Colorado Springs Sky Sox (AAA) | 57-61
- Friday: Albuquerque 7, Colorado Springs 4
- Saturday: Albuquerque 13, Colorado Springs 7
- Sunday: Albuquerque 3, Colorado Springs 1
- Monday: Albuquerque @ Colorado Springs | 7:35 pm
Biloxi Shuckers (AA) | 58-60
- Friday: Biloxi 1, Jackson 3
- Saturday: Biloxi 3, Jackson 5
- Sunday: Biloxi 1, Jackson 5
- Monday: Biloxi @ Jackson | 7:05 pm
Brevard County Manatees (A+) | 37-81
- Friday: Brevard County 2, Dunedin 6
- Saturday: Brevard County 3, Dunedin 4
- Sunday: Daytona 9, Brevard County 3
- Monday: Brevard County @ Daytona | 6:05 pm
Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (A) | 57-62
- Friday: Wisconsin 0, Beloit 6
- Saturday: Wisconsin 4, Beloit 3
- Sunday: Wisconsin 1, Beloit 3
- Monday: Wisconsin @ Kane County | 6:30 pm
DSL Brewers (R) | 20-40
- Friday: DSL Nationals 2, DSL Brewers 6
- Saturday: DSL Brewers 2, DSL Nationals 3
- Sunday: No Game
- Monday: DSL Yankees2 @ DSL Brewers | 9:30 am
Helena Brewers (R) | 21-30
- Friday: Orem 2, Helena 6
- Saturday: Orem 5, Helena 1
- Sunday: Orem 4, Helena 9
- Monday: Grand Junction @ Helena | 8:05 pm
AZL Brewers (R) | 18-24
- Friday: AZL White Sox 7, AZL Brewers 14
- Saturday: No Game
- Sunday: AZL Brewers 11, AZL Indians 4
- Monday: AZL Indians @ AZL Brewers | 9:00 pm
News and Notes
Brandon Woodruff: Breaking Through in 2016 | Kyle Lesniewski, BCB
Though he wasn’t on the minor-league radar at the start of the season, Brandon Woodruff is working his way to pitcher of the year in the Brewers system.
NL Central Updates
This Weekend’s Games
Cardinals @ Cubs
- Cardinals 2, Cubs 13
- Cardinals 8, Cubs 4
- Cardinals 6, Cubs 4
Pirates @ Dodgers
- Pirates 5, Dodgers 1
- Pirates 4, Dodgers 8
- Pirates 11, Dodgers 3
- Marlins (David Phelps) @ Reds (Brandon Finnegan) | 6:10 pm
- Pirates (Ryan Vogelsong) @ Giants (Matt Moore) | 9:15 pm
The Brewers have the day off. They play a doubleheader to open the series against the Cubs tomorrow.