Brewers News and Notes
Links from BCB
Hernan Perez Thriving For Brewers in Super-Utility Role | Kyle Lesniewski, BCB
Hernan Perez had to fight his way onto the team this season, and his good performance with the Brewers may have earned him a spot in the future.
Milwaukee Brewers Down On The Farm Report: Week 20 | Kyle Lesniewski, BCB
Looking back at weeks 19 and 20 in the minor leagues.
Links from Other Sites
Fan conscious after being hit by foul ball | Adam McCalvy, Brewers.com
A fan hit by a foul ball in last night’s game was conscious as she was taken to the hospital.
Hernan Perez has been unexpectedly great for the Brewers | Liz Roscher, Yahoo Sports
Joining in on the Hernan Perez bandwagon, Roscher looks at the career of Hernan Perez so far.
Minor League Update
Colorado Springs Sky Sox (AAA) | 62-64
- Yesterday: Colorado Springs 2, Round Rock 3
- Today: Colorado Springs @ Oklahoma City
Biloxi Shuckers (AA) | 64-62
- Yesterday: Mississippi 0, Biloxi 2
- Today: Mississippi @ Biloxi | 6:40 pm
Brevard County Manatees (A+) | 37-89
- Yesterday: Brevard County 0, Clearwater 3
- Today: Brevard County @ Clearwater | 6:00 pm
Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (A) | 63-65
- Yesterday: Peoria 5, Wisconsin 4
- Today: Peoria @ Wisconsin | 7:05 pm
DSL Brewers (R) | 25-43
- Yesterday: DSL Brewers 2, DSL Rockies 3
- Today: DSL Brewers @ DSL Tigers | 9:30 am
Helena Brewers (R) | 23-36
- Yesterday: Helena 1, Great Falls 4
- Today: Helena @ Great Falls | 8:00 pm
AZL Brewers (R) | 22-27
- Yesterday: No Game
- Today: AZL Brewers @ AZL Padres | 9:00 pm
News and Notes
Newest Shuckers give team a late lift | Patrick McGee, Sun Herald
The addition of Luis Ortiz, Clint Coulter, and Dustin DeMuth to the Shuckers roster has helped the team rebound from a rocky second half.
Tiimber Rattler Arms | Nicholas Zettel, Disciples of Uecker
Talent has been building at the Single-A level, with the Timber Rattlers boasting a group of well-developed pitchers.
Pipeline preview: Brugman looks to stay hot | William Boor, MLB.com
Phil Bickford is one of the pitchers to watch today as he starts for Brevard County.
NL Central Updates
- Astros 1, Pirates 7
- Rangers 0, Reds 3
- Mets 7, Cardinals 4
- Cubs 5, Padres 3
- Astros (Colin McHugh) @ Pirates (Gerrit Cole) | 11:35 am
- Cubs (Kyle Hendricks) @ Padres (Paul Clemens) | 2:40 pm
- Rangers (Yu Darvish) @ Reds (Tim Adleman) | 6:10 pm
- Mets (Jacob deGrom) @ Cardinals (Carlos Martinez) | 7:15 pm
Scott Kazmir (neck) sent to DL as Dodgers tie dubious MLB mark | Doug Padilla, ESPN.com
With Scott Kazmir going on the DL, the Dodgers have tied a record for number of players on the DL in a season with 27 so far. They currently have 15 players on the DL (12 of them pitchers).
Tim Tebow will hold a workout for MLB teams on August 30, and twenty teams (including the Brewers) are expected to attend.
Brewers (Zach Davies) vs. Rockies (Tyler Anderson) | 1:10 pm
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