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What We Learned: Last off-day of the season

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It’s the last off-day of the season as the Brewers prep for their final series of the season. We discuss that and more in today’s What We Learned.

MLB: Milwaukee Brewers at Texas Rangers Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports

Yesterday's Results

Rangers 6, Brewers 4

Rangers 8, Brewers 5

Brewers News and Notes

Links from BCB

Seizing Roles and Near-Term Contention with the Milwaukee Brewers | Kyle Lesniewski, BCB

Wike most experts believe the Brewers are around five years away from contention, there's reasons to believe that the Brewers can be a factor as early as next season.

Brewers Minor League Wrap Up by the Numbers - Hitters Addition | Infield Fly Rule, BCB FanPost

Looking at the numbers from hitters from the minor leagues this season.

Links from Other Sites

Nelson determined to improve after tough '16 | Adam McCalvy, Brewers.com

Jimmy Nelson's rough 2016 had come to an end, and he's hoping for better results in next season.

Villar on cusp of joining exclusive 20-60 club | Adam McCalvy, Brewers.com

With one more home run this season, Jonathan Villar will jun a rare club of 20 home runs and 60 stolen bases in a season.

Hip injury ends Jungmann's season | Adam McCalvy, Brewers.com

After one final start in 2016, Taylor Jungmann's season is over with a hip injury.

Clarifying the Brewers’ Defensive Struggles | Seth Victor, BP Milwaukee

The defense of the Brewers has not been too good this year, though there are clear factorsfor what the struggles are.

NL Central Updates

Tuesday’s Games

  • Cubs 6, Pirates 4
  • Reds 5, Cardinals 12

Yesterday's Games

  • Cubs 4, Pirates 8
  • Reds 2, Cardinals 1

Today's Games

  • Cubs (Rob Zastryzny) @ Pirates (Ivan Nova) | 6:05 pm
  • Reds (Dan Straily) @ Cardinals (Alex Reyes) | 6:15 pm

Today's Action

The Brewers have the day off. They start their final series of the season tomorrow in Colorado.