Jordan Mader

  • joined Mar 30, 2008
  • last login Jul 23, 2014
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I write about the Brewers and I am a recent UW-Madison grad. I currently work as a Research Analyst in Madison.

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Huston Street reminds us that relievers are costly


Street is headed to the Angels for 4 prospects. It makes sense for them, but the Brewers don't need to making this type of deal.

Considering a different type of trade


The Brewers don't necessarily need to ship a prospect to a team out of contention to improve the team at the trade deadline.

Phillies 3, Brewers 2: TOOTBLAN City


The Brewers offense struggled again, making 3 outs on the basepaths in a tough loss to the Phillies.

Thoughts at the Halfway Point


Musing about trade possibilities, strengths, weaknesses, and playoff chances 80 games in.

What we learned: June 24, 2014


The Brewers took a loss on game 1 of the homestand. Here's your daily news update.

Nationals 3, Brewers 0: Nothing happens


Adam LaRoche hit a home run and that was about it.

Molina vs. Lucroy: catcher HBP numbers


Maybe Jonathan Lucroy wasn't lying about saying he isn't fond of pitchers hitting batters.

Brewers 5, Mets 1 in 13: Lucroy breaks it open


It was a wacky 13 innings but the Brewers pulled out a big victory with 4 runs in the top of the 13th.

It's time for Jimmy Nelson


On a middling team it would make sense for Marco Estrada to work out his problems in the rotation. But there are too many bad signs, and too good a replacement option, for the contending Brewers to...

Brewers 2, Mets 6: The Estrada home run curse


The Brewers lost, it was stupid.

What BCB said about 1st round picks over the years


Checking in on the 1st round picks since 2007 and how BCB reacted to them at the time.

Twins Series Preview: An interleague home and home


Two members of the bottom of the Twins rotation take their turns as Minnesota visits Miller Park.

Brewers 9, Cubs 0: Kyle Lohse shuts 'em out


Lohse threw a shutout and drove in 2 runs with his bat.

Brewers make lateral roster move, call up Falu


After Jimmy Nelson was sent back down according to plan, the Brewers basically swapped poor-hitting backup shortstop for poor-hitting backup shortstop.

Brewers 7, Marlins 1: Brewers beat up Randy Wolf


Top prospect Jimmy Nelson threw 5 2/3 scoreless innings in season debut and got his first career Major League win.

Braun returns, batting second


Guess who's back.

Jimmy Nelson held back from AAA start


The Brewers' #1 prospect is ready and waiting if the Brewers need him to fill in for Yovani Gallardo on Sunday.

Marco Estrada's battle with the changeup


Estrada was hit around for 4 ER in 5 innings on Sunday against the Cubs, and he thinks it is the fault of his changeup.

Brewers 6, Yankees 5: Walkoff winner for Reynolds!


Rickie Weeks went 3-5, K-Rod blew a save, and the Brewers won in the bottom of the 9th.

Batting 3rd and Playing 2nd, Rickie Weeks


The backup second baseman gets his first start against a right-hander this year.

Yankees Preview: When the Yankees visited in '05


The Brewers/Yankees 3-game series in 2005 was something of a turning point for the franchise. And, yes, there are previews of the pitching matchups.

Let's talk about run differential


Rob Neyer wrote an interesting story yesterday that hit the Brewers about being lucky so far. I don't think he's quite right.

Brewers 5, Dbacks 7: Offense shut down after 1st


Brandon Kintzler blew a 5-4 lead in the eighth, and the Brewers will have to win tomorrow to take the series.

Reds 4, Brewers 3: Walkoff loss in 10 innings


The BrewersKhris Davis and Scooter Gennett hit home runs but the bullpen could not hold a late lead and the Brewers lost the series to the Reds.

Why early wins are so important


A win is a win is a win, whether it's in April, July, or September. But strategically, April wins may be most important for surprise contenders like the Brewers.

Brewers 5, Cardinals 3 in 12 innings


Khris Davis 1-6 with 4 strikeouts but drove in the winning run in the 12th in a huge win over the Cardinals.

Series Preview: The Chicago Cubs visit Miller Park


The Cubs play the Brewers in a 3-game series over the weekend. What follows is loosely related to that topic.

Padres 2, Brewers 1: Crew goes down in extras


Scooter Gennett provided the only Brewer scoring of the night in a 12-inning loss.

Should Jeff Bianchi take Rickie Weeks's job?


Rickie Weeks has struggled early on. How much separates him from Jeff Bianchi going forward?

Comparing the Offenses of NL Central Contenders


Would you rather have the position players of the Pirates, Brewers, Cardinals, and Reds for the rest of the season?

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