This Weekend’s Results
Brewers News and Notes
Links from BCB
After running into the wall making a catch in Friday’s game against the Cubs, Keon Broxton fractured his wrist, likely ending his season.
The Brewers relationship with former Brevard County came to an end on Friday, as the Braves signed a new 4-year PDC with them.
Milwaukee Brewers Call-Up OF Michael Reed | Kyle Lesniewski, BCB
After losing two outfielders to injury on Friday, the Brewers brought up outfielder Michael Reed to bolster their bench.
Brewers Ace Junior Guerra Reaches Innings Limit, Shut Down for Rest of 2016 | Kyle Lesniewski, BCB
While healthy, Junior Guerra has hit his innings limit and has been shut down for the rest of the season, though offseason leagues may still be in the plans.
Brewers Pitching Has Been Notably Better in Second Half | eddiemathews, BCB
It took some time, but the Brewers pitching staff has seen an improvement in the second half of the season.
Links from Other Sites
Age in the Minors: Southern League | Nicholas Zettel, BP Milwaukee
How does age affect a player’s ability in the minor-leagues? Nicholas takes a look at how if affects players at the Double-A level.
Brewers Minor League Awards | Kyle Lesniewski, BP Milwaukee
With the minor-league season done, Kyle picks out the best player and pitcher of the year at each level of the minor-league season.
Domingo Santana Needs to Elevate | Ryan Romano, BP Milwaukee
One of the issues with Brewers outfielder Domingo Santana is a high ground ball rate, and he could see an improvement if he just elevates the ball more.
NL Central Updates
This Weekend’s Games
Pirates @ Reds
- Friday: Pirates 9, Reds 7
- Saturday: Pirates 10, Reds 4
- Saturday: Pirates 7, Reds 3
- Sunday: Pirates 4, Reds 7
Cardinals @ Giants
- Friday: Cardinals 2, Giants 8
- Saturday: Cardinals 3, Giants 2
- Sunday: Cardinals 3, Giants 0
- Reds (Tim Adleman) @ Cubs (Jason Hammel)
- Cardinals (Carlos Martinez) @ Rockies (Tyler Anderson)
The Brewers have the day off.