Brewers News and Notes
Links from BCB
The first voting update for the National League came out, and Ryan Braun and Eric Thames are the only two Brewers among the leaders.
With no Ryan Braun, Eric Thames may be starting to press | Jaymes L, BCB
With Ryan Braun missing so much time, Eric Thames hasn’t had the same protection in the lineup, and it may be affecting his results.
Matt Garza should Lead the National League in Starts - and get 0 more Wins | John Armbuster Bowen, BCB FanPost
Here’s a potential way to fix Matt Garza: Short starts a few days a week.
Why Adamzero is a fan of the Brewers | Adamzero, BCB FanPost
Following up in the series, Adamzero adds on what he is a fan of the Milwaukee Brewers.
When will you believe? | Baseball Punditz, BCB FanPost
What will it take to make you believe that this Brewers team could be a contender?
Links from Other Sites
With hammy on mend, Thames 'fired up' | Chris Bumbaca, Brewers.com
Eric Thames is feeling better and ready to get back to full time production in the lineup.
For Eric Thames, season has been a tale of two radically different months | Tom Haudricourt, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Eric Thames’ start to his return to the majors began with a red-hot April, followed by a May where he was ice cold and dealing with different physical issues.
Brewers Head into June with Momentum | Kyle Lobner, Shepherd Express
There’s reasons to be optimistic heading into June as the Brewers schedule has some potential for building momentum.
Rollie Fingers’ Forgettable Final Season and the End of an Era in Milwaukee | Matthew J. Prigge, Shepherd Express
Though Rollie Fingers had a memorable career as a Brewer, his final year with the team was one that not many people remember.
Minor League Update
Colorado Springs Sky Sox (AAA) | 29-20
- Tuesday: Colorado Springs 3, Nashville 8
- Tuesday: Colorado Springs 1, Nashville 3
- Wednesday: Off Day
Biloxi Shuckers (AA) | 26-25
- Tuesday: Mobile 7, Biloxi 3
- Wednesday: Mobile @ Biloxi | 6:35 pm
Carolina Mudcats (A+) | 27-24
- Tuesday: Off Day
- Wednesday: Carolina @ Buies Creek | 6:00 pm
Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (A) | 23-26
- Tuesday: Wisconsin 5, Peoria 6
- Wednesday: Wisconsin @ Peoria | 7:00 pm
Check out our prospect reports for more information on minor league performances.
NL Central Updates
- Diamondbacks 3, Pirates 0
- Dodgers 9, Cardinals 4
- Reds 4, Blue Jays 6
- Cubs 2, Padres 6
- Diamondbacks (Zack Godley) @ Pirates (Chad Kuhl) | 11:35 am
- Reds (Tim Adleman) @ Blue Jays (Mike Bolsinger) | 11:37 am
- Cubs (Jake Arrieta) @ Padres (Luis Perdomo) | 2:40 pm
- Dodgers (Hyun-Jin Ryu) @ Cardinals (Carlos Martinez) | 7:15 pm
Brewers (Junior Guerra) @ Mets (Jacob deGrom) | 6:10 pm