Countdown to Opening Day: 3
Brewers News and Notes
Links from BCB
Wily Peralta, Chase Anderson, Jimmy Nelson make Milwaukee Brewers starting rotation | Kyle Lesniewski, BCB
The starting rotation finally cleared up yesterday afternoon. The final three spots went to Wily Peralta, Chase Anderson, and Jimmy Nelson. Meanwhile, Matt Garza opens the season on the disabled list.
Finishing up the storyline and bold predictions series, Kyle gives his storylines to follow and bold predictions for the 2017 season.
Submit Your Questions for BCB Mailbag #20 | Kyle Lesniewski, BCB
It’s the Friday before Opening Day. What Brewers questions are on your mind? Get them in now.
Links from Other Sites
Villar eyeing Gold Glove season at second | Adam McCalvy, Brewers.com
Though it’s only his first full season at second base, Jonathan Villar is hoping to turn it into a Gold Glove season.
After nearly quitting, Guerra set for opener | Adam McCalvy, Brewers.com
At one point, Junior Guerra was ready to give up on baseball. Instead, he’s pitching on Opening Day for the Brewers in 2017.
Notes: Counsell doesn't have set plan for catchers | Tom Haudricourt, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Though Manny Pina and Jett Bandy will be the two catchers on the Opening Day roster, Craig Counsell hasn’t decided how to split their playing time yet.
Brewers' Jungmann, Cravy no rooks when it comes to chess | Samantha Pell, Cronkite News
This spring, Taylor Jungmann and Tyler Cravy have spent a little time every day challenging each other in games of chess.
Buying Into Wily Peralta | Dylan Svoboda, BP Milwaukee
Though Wily Peralta had a long period of struggles, a strong second half of 2016 and spring training this year, along with his youth, provides plenty of optimism that he can turn continue his growth.
Milwaukee Brewers Preview: 5 Fearless Predictions for 2017 | Tim Muma, Dairyland Express
What are the Brewers capable of in 2017? Here’s five predictions of what the Brewers could do this season.
Milwaukee Brewers 2017 Season: Projecting Offensive History | Tim Muma, Dairyland Express
The Brewers are set up to become one of the few teams in MLB history to put together a strong power/speed combo: 200 home runs and 200 stolen bases.
Brewers Reveal Enhancements To “MLB.com Ballpark App” | Caitlin Moyer, Cait Covers the Bases
As the season is set to begin, the Brewers have made improvements to the ballpark experience through the Ballpark app.
Time to shine: Ten MLB players who will break out in 2017 | Chris Cwik, Big League Stew
Eric Thames is one of then players who could break out in MLB this season.
Player Pages: Clint Coulter | Miller Park Prospects
A player profile for outfield prospect Clint Coulter, who is expected to start in Biloxi this season.
This Weekend’s Action
Friday: Brewers (Chase Anderson) vs. White Sox (James Shields)
Saturday: Brewers (Jimmy Nelson) vs. White Sox (TBA)