Brewers News and Notes
Links from BCB
Milwaukee Brewers Down On The Farm Report: Week 21 | Kyle Lesniewski, BCB
Looking back at the second to last full week of the minor league season.
Brewers Outright Will Middlebrooks | Kyle Lesniewski, BCB FanShot
One player joined the Brewers minor-league system yesterday as Will Middlebrooks was outrighted to Triple-A after being activated from the DL.
Links from Other Sites
Brewers Unveil “Give-Back Game” | Caitlin Moyer, Cait Covers the Bases
The Brewers announced yesterday that the final game of the season will be a special game for charity, with all proceeds going to local charities in the Milwaukee area. Tickets are only $10, though extra can be donated if chosen. Seats are given on a first-come/first-serve basis, starting at the lower level and going up.
Lucas Erceg and Third Base Futures | Kyle Lesniewski, BP Milwaukee
Third base is a position for the Brewers that doesn’t have a future plan just yet, but Lucas Erceg may fit into the plans there.
The Two Red Flags for Zach Davies | Ryan Romano, BP Milwaukee
The numbers for Zach Davies have been good this season, but there’s a couple of numbers that are red flags for future performance.
The Santana/Nieuwenhuis situation | Justin Schultz, The First Out At Third
Should Domingo Santana be starting every day? For a rebuilding team, maybe that is what’s best.
Minor League Update
Colorado Springs Sky Sox (AAA) | 65-67
- Yesterday: New Orleans 5, Colorado Springs 13
- Today: New Orleans @ Colorado Springs | 7:35 pm
Biloxi Shuckers (AA) | 69-64
- Yesterday: Jackson 3, Biloxi 1
- Today: Jackson @ Biloxi | 6:40 pm
Brevard County Manatees (A+) | 38-95
- Yesterday: Clearwater 2, Brevard County 1
- Yesterday: Clearwater 3, Brevard County 2
- Today: Clearwater @ Brevard County | 5:05 pm
Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (A) | 67-67
- Yesterday: No Game
- Today: Cedar Rapids @ Wisconsin | 7:05 pm
Helena Brewers (R) | 25-41
- Yesterday: Missoula 11, Helena 9
- Today: Missoula @ Helena | 8:05 pm
News and Notes
Biloxi’s pitching and Brinson’s Power | Lane Grindle, Minor Details
Biloxi’s starting pitchers have put them back into the postseason conversation, and Lewis Brinson is standing out for Colorado Springs.
Re-Ranked Top Prospect List (Start of September) | Jake Covey, Disciples of Uecker
New rankings for the Brewers minor-league system as September starts.
NL Central Updates
- Pirates 0, Cubs 3
- Reds 2, Angels 4
- Reds (Brandon Finnegan) @ Angels (Ricky Nolasco) | 6:05 pm
- Pirates (Ryan Vogelsong) @ Cubs (Jason Hammel) | 7:05 pm
Brewers (Matt Garza) vs. Cardinals (Luke Weaver) | 7:10 pm