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DaleCoop14

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This day in Brewers prospect history...

I am not posting this for any reason other than that I was trying to get to Baseball America's updated Hot Sheet for today, and instead was directed to its June 27, 2008, Hot Sheet. Interestingly,...

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Does MLB go beyond the rule book to award saves?

Here's the situation. Carlos Marmol relieves Paul Maholm in the bottom of the 8th inning at Busch Stadium with the Cubs leading the Cardinals by three. He promptly walks two batters before giving...

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MiLB 4/29

Big day in AA. AAA - Brad Peacock, Christian Friedrich, Alex Cobb AA - Zack Wheeler, John Hellweg v Jake Odorizzi, Sonny Gray, Danny Hultzen, Jose Cisnero v Barret Loux, Trevor Rosenthal A Adv -...

Building Teams from Within and Without

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This is a pretty interesting article from Hardball Times about effectiveness of talent development and efficiency of free agency spending. On all counts, the Brewers have acquit themselves nicely. Props to Doug M. and Mark A.

Lorenzo Cain added to camp as NRI

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I didn't see this anywhere yet. Glad to see him get a chance to hang out with the big club for a bit.

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B.J. Upton - BABIP

Below are MLB leaders in BABIP over the last few years.  Jeter appears near the top of the list every year, and Ichiro is never far from the top, either.  But other than that, there appears to be a...

Geremi Gonzalez killed by lightning

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He wasn't a Brewer long, but he did end his major league career with Milwaukee. Geremi was only 33 when he died.

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Sort of OT: Keith Mitchell trivia

I was aimlessly searching players on Baseball Reference and watching a game when the announcers mentioned Kevin Mitchell.  This prompted me to look up Keith Mitchell.  I was amused to find he...

Huntsville Box Score - 4/3

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Michael Brantley, Matt LaPorta, Matt Gamel and Steve Hammond all had very nice AA openers. Hammond recorded 9 K, 0 BB and 0 ER in 6 IP.

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Turnbow has just been unlucky?

http://www.beyondtheboxscore.com/story/2008/3/23/16447/2153According to R.J. Anderson's reasoning, Derrick Turnbow has had two of the three unluckiest seasons of any pitcher since 2004.  He...

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Vargas out, Villanueva in for Crew

http://blogs.jsonline.com/brewers/archive/2008/03/25/brewers-release-vargas.asp A bit of a surprising move today by the Brewers, as they release Claudio Vargas, even with Capuano going down for...

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Terry Evans

Does anybody know what kind of options Evans has left.  I would love to see this guy get a chance to play regularly in the majors, but I don't see it happening anytime soon in Anaheim.He seems like...

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Olsen and Bonderman

Here are two guys with all the stuff to succeed but lacking results.  In my mind, they are quite similar as well (possibly with the exception of attitude).  Their progressions resemble one another,...

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Help me with a serious "joke trade"

In my dynasty H2H league, I usually send out some off-season trades in jest such as Joba, Ian Kennedy, and Damon for Johan with comments like, "If only the Twins could get so much from the...

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Ian Stewart to 2B??

I was just browsing through some player notes and noticed something I hadn't seen before.  CBS Sports was reporting that Ian Stewart may be moved to 2B over the winter.Are the any Rockies fans out...

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Michael Hunt up to his old tricks

Rob Neyer calls out Michael Hunt today for publishing some blatantly incorrect facts as well as other merely misleading facts.http://insider.espn.go.com/espn/blog/index?name=neyer_robBut more...

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Revised Brewers Top 10

I've never compiled a top ten list before, but here goes.  As of August 7, I see the Brewers Top 10 Prospects as follows:     1.  Parra, Manny LHP (24, MLB) -- Minors (AA, AAA): 106.2 IP, 2.45 ERA,...

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LaPorta tearing up Rookie League with 1.000 OPS

Who doesn't love a misleading diary title?I just figured it was worth mentioning that Matt LaPorta has played his first two Pioneer League games and hit a HR in his first on July 30.Sample size be...

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Jay Bruce, an age-level oddity?

There have been a lot of posts in recent weeks regarding the significance of the age of a prospect at a given level.  From what I recall, the general consensus was that a 23-year-old putting up...

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Holliday vs. Hart: An absurd comparison?

I need some input from knowledgeable folks.  Help me out.I recently mentioned a trade rumor on a Rockies blog  consisting of Holliday for Capuano, Bush, and Mench.  Admittedly, the probability of...

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Trade Rumors

Hello Purple Row.  I am a Brew Crew Ball reader on a stroll through SB Nation.  There was a trade rumor mentioned on our end that I wanted to get your feedback on.The rumor, based on perhaps highly...

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Johnny Cueto

John described Johnny Cueto as an "overlooked prospect with a live arm" during the off-season.  It appears he has pitched in AAA for one start, advanced A for 14 very successful starts, and now has...

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Scott Olsen

Ok.  Someone help me out.  What is going on with Scott Olsen?  In a diary a couple months ago, people wrote about Olsen as though he was, say, the next Bonderman.  I think he will turn it around,...

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One reason to hang on to Jenkins?

http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=5917Dan Fox did an article for BP Unfiltered looking at the most "clutch" performers for 2006.  When "clutchness" was normalized for a full...

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Jeff Niemann vs. Edwin Jackson

File this under prospect busts younger than 24, along with Andy Marte.  Is Edwin a starter this year?  A reliever?  Or is he done?  He is out of options and I have to believe someone would be...

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Kelly Johnson

Somebody tell me what his deal is.  He appears to have progressed nicely (if a bit slowly) through the minors and looks like he could be a solid OBP guy with decent pop.  He mashes righties and is...

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Jeff Baker

What is his deal?  He seems to have been a pretty highly regarded prospect a couple years back.  Any Rockies fans or others know what his scenarios for playing time are?  Platoon with Hawpe?...

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Daisuke Dynasty

I need some advice.  I am coming off a championship in my H2H points dynasty league and am always looking to improve.  I have been offered Daisuke and Olsen for Smoltz and Bush.  I would not...

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