Cy Sneed picked up his first win of the season for Wisconsin on Saturday afternoon. April 26

Around The Horn: Sunday, April 26th

SATURDAY’S RESULTS Iowa 8, COLORADO SPRINGS 9 The Sky Sox rallied from a run down in the ninth to walk off with a victory when Matt Clark belted a two-run home run with two outs in the ninth. Matt Long went 3-for-5 with two doubles and Clark and Shane Peterson each added two hits. Taylor […]

Matos April 25

Around The Horn: Saturday, April 25th

FRIDAY’S RESULTS COLORADO SPRINGS 0, Round Rock 0 The Sky Sox were no-hit through eight and a third innings on Friday night, before Matt Long belted a home run to right field in the ninth. Tyler Cravy started and took the loss, allowing five runs over six innings, though he did record nine strikeouts. Bryan […]

Coulter April 24

Farm Progress Report: 4/24/2015

The first two weeks of the minor league season are in the books, and while results in terms of win-loss haven’t been the greatest, some of the Brewers top prospects have gotten off to fast starts to the 2015 season. Here is a look at some of the players enjoying success over the past two […]

roache April 24

Around The Horn: Friday, April 24th

THURSDAY’S RESULTS COLORADO SPRINGS 3, Round Rock 5 The Sky Sox fell behind early and never could catch up, falling to Round Rock for their tenth loss in fourteen games. Drew Gagnon started and was tagged with the loss after giving up five runs – three earned – in four innings of work. Luis Sardinas […]

Harrison April 23

Around The Horn: Thursday, April 23rd

WEDNESDAY’S RESULTS COLORADO SPRINGS 9, Round Rock 0 The Sky Sox got 6.2 shutout innings from starter Nick Additon and erupted for six runs in the eighth inning as they notched their fourth win of the season, knocking off Round Rock by a score of 9-0. Pete Orr collected four hits in five at bats […]

Pitcher Michael Kirkman spent the past ten seasons in the Texas Rangers system. April 22

Brewers Sign Lefty Kirkman

Looking to add some bullpen depth, the Milwaukee Brewers inked a deal with veteran reliever Michael Kirkman on Wednesday, per several sources. The 28-year-old Kirkman was originally a 5th round pick of the Texas Rangers in 2005, and made his major league debut with the Rangers in August of 2010. The left-hander from Lake City, […]

Hall April 22

Around The Horn: Wednesday, April 22nd

TUESDAY’S RESULTS COLORADO SPRINGS 2, Round Rock 8 Round Rock broke open a relatively low scoring game with a five run bottom of the seventh as they defeated the Sky Sox by a score of 8-2. Chris Leroux started and took the loss after going four innings and giving up a pair of runs. Matt […]

Catcher Carlos Leal is batting .444 through his first eight games of the season. April 21

Minor League Mailbag: 4/21/15

We’re about two weeks in to the new season now and the inbox is starting to fill up so today we bring to you another edition of the Minor League Mailbag. Are you surprised to see players like Monte Harrison, Jake Gatewood and Kodi Medeiros all skipping over Helena and starting the season with the […]

Elian Herrera is batting .422 for Triple-A Colorado Springs through their first 11 games. April 21

Around the Horn: Tuesday, April 21st

PLAYER OF THE DAY ELIAN HERRERA (INF/OF) Colorado Springs Sky Sox (AAA) 2-for-4, 2B, BB, R, RBI Claimed off waivers from the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2013, Herrera split last season between Milwaukee and the Brewers Triple-A team in Nashville. After being one of the last cuts this spring, Herrera has gotten off to a […]

Centeno April 20

Going To The Show: Juan Centeno

JUAN CENTENO (C) Age: 25 Height: 5’9″ Weight: 196 Bats: Left Throws: Right Profile: The Brewers nightmare start to the 2015 season continued on Monday night when Jonathan Lucroy landed on the disabled list with a broken toe. The injury to Lucroy opened up a roster spot for the 25-year-old Centeno who was claimed off […]

Yadiel Rivera hit his first home run of the season for Biloxi on Sunday afternoon. April 20

Around the Horn: Monday, April 20th

PLAYER OF THE DAY YADIEL RIVERA (INF) Biloxi Shuckers (AA) 3-for-7, HR, R, 3 RBI A ninth round pick of the Milwaukee Brewers in 2010, Rivera split last season between High-A Brevard County and Double-A Huntsville. Following the 2014 campaign, Rivera was added to the Brewers 40-man roster and saw plenty of playing time with […]

Harrison April 19

Scouting Snapshot: Monte Harrison

One of the most athletic players available in last year’s MLB draft, Harrison enjoyed early success with Maryvale in the rookie Arizona League last season. I had my first opportunity to see Harrison play in person this past week when I took in Wednesday and Friday night’s Timber Rattlers games at Fox Cities Stadium. Here […]

Outfielder Clint Coulter collected his third home run of the season for Brevard County on Saturday night. April 19

Around the Horn: Sunday, April 19th

PLAYER OF THE DAY CLINT COULTER (OF) Brevard County Manatees (A+) 3-for-4, HR, BB, 2 RBI, R One of the Brewers three first round draft choices in 2012, Coulter spent last season at Class-A Wisconsin where he hit a franchise record tying 22 home runs for the Timber Rattlers on his way to being named […]

Javier Salas tossed eight scoreless innings for Brevard County on Friday night. April 18

Around the Horn: Saturday, April 18th

PLAYER OF THE DAY JAVIER SALAS (RHP) Brevard County Manatees (A+) W, 8 IP, 0 R, 3 K The Brewers tenth round selection in last year’s draft, Salas made his pro debut with Helena, making eight appearances before a late season promotion to Class-A Wisconsin. On Friday night, the former Miami Hurricane tossed eight scoreless […]

Rogers April 17

Going To The Show: Jason Rogers

JASON ROGERS (3B/1B) Age: 27 Height: 6’1″ Weight: 253 Bats: Right Throws: Right Profile: With outfielder Carlos Gomez landing on the disabled list on Thursday, the Brewers had an open roster spot to fill and used it to promote the 27-year-old Rogers from Triple-A Colorado Springs, where he was hitting .360 with a pair of […]

First baseman Nick Ramirez went 3-for-4 with a home run in game one of Bilxoi's doubleheader on Thursday night. April 17

Around the Horn: Friday, April 17th

PLAYER OF THE DAY NICK RAMIREZ (1B) Biloxi Shuckers (AA) 3-for-7, HR, BB, 2 RBI, R Drafted by the Brewers out of Cal State Fullerton in the fourth round of the 2011 draft, Ramirez advanced through the Brewers system, reaching Double-A Huntsville in 2014. In 133 games with Double-A Huntsville last season, Ramirez hit .231 […]

First baseman David Denson April 17

Photo Gallery: Timber Rattlers 4/17/15

After picking up their first win of the season on Wednesday, the Timber Rattlers were back in action on Thursday night against the Burlington Bees. Unfortunately Wisconsin couldn’t pick up win number two as Burlington broke open a 2-2 tie with a four-run seventh inning as they knocked off the Rattlers by a score of […]

Angel Ventura worked five scoreless innings for Wisconsin on Wednesday night, allowing just three hits and striking out four. April 16

Around the Horn: Thursday, April 16th

PLAYER OF THE DAY ANGEL VENTURA (RHP) Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (A) W, 5 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 4 K Signed by Milwaukee as an international free agent in March of 2011, Ventura spent his first three seasons in the Brewers organization pitching for their affiliate in the Dominican Summer League. The 21-year-old […]

Hiram Burgos tossed seven scoreless innings for Brevard County on Tuesday night as the Manatees topped St. Lucie 1-0. April 15

Around the Horn: Wednesday, April 15th

PLAYER OF THE DAY HIRAM BURGOS (RHP) Brevard County Manatees (A+) W, 7 IP, H, 0 R, BB, 8 K Drafted by the Brewers in the sixth round of the 2009 draft out of Bethune-Cookman University, Burgos worked his way up through Milwaukee’s system, making his big league debut in 2013. He made six starts […]

Third baseman Jason Rogers went 3-for-5 with a double for Colorado Springs on Monday night. April 14

Around the Horn: Tuesday, April 14th

PLAYER OF THE DAY JASON ROGERS (3B) Colorado Springs Sky Sox (AAA) 3-for-5, 2B, 2 R, 2 RBI Drafted by Milwaukee in the 32nd round of the 2010 draft, Rogers enjoyed a breakout season in 2013 when he hit .270 with 22 home runs and 87 runs batted in on his way to being named […]

Lara April 13

2015 Extended Spring Training Roster

The Milwaukee Brewers announced their initial roster for extended spring training via their player development twitter account on Monday. The Brewers extended spring roster consists of 11 pitchers, 5 catchers, 8 infielders, 6 outfielders and 14 rehabbing players. Below is a rundown of the players in Maryvale for extended spring training. PITCHERS Bubba Blau David […]

Sardinas April 13

Prospect Profiles: Knebel / Sardinas

Brewers Got Something In Knebel, Sardinas By: Ryan Kaufman With all apologies to the band Tesla, they wrote the lyrics backwards in their song, “What You Give.” It’s not what you give, it’s what you got. This offseason, the Milwaukee Brewers gave Yovani Gallardo to the Texas Rangers. What they got, was a pitcher with […]

Kodi Medeiros worked six shutout innings in his 2015 debut for the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers on Sunday. April 13

Around the Horn: Monday, April 13th

PLAYER OF THE DAY KODI MEDEIROS (LHP) Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (A) 6 IP, 0 H, 0 R, BB, 7 K Kodi Medeiros 2015 season debut was a dominant one on Sunday afternoon at Fox Cities Stadium as he tossed six no-hit innings for the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers against the Peoria Chiefs. The Brewers first pick […]

Outfielder Monte Harrison April 12

Photo Gallery: Timber Rattlers 4/12/15

The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers home opener was on Sunday afternoon and despite a fantastic outing from starting pitcher Kodi Medeiros, the Rattlers fell to Peoria by a score of 11-1. Here are a few of my photos from Sunday’s action.

Yadiel Rivera reached base safely in all four plate appearances for Biloxi on Saturday night. April 12

Around the Horn: Sunday, April 12th

PLAYER OF THE DAY YADIEL RIVERA (2B) Biloxi Shuckers (AA) 3-for-3, 3B, BB, RBI, 2 R, SB Selected by the Brewers in the ninth round of the 2010 draft out of Manuela Toro High School in Caguas, Puerto Rico, Rivera was added to Milwaukee’s 40-man roster this past offseason. The 22-year-old middle infielder split the […]

Sweet April 11

Audio: Post-Game with Rick Sweet

The Colorado Srings Sky Sox fell to the Nashville Sounds on Friday night by a score of 12-8. After the game, our own Ryan Kaufman caught up with Sky Sox manager Rick Sweet.

Second baseman Chris McFarland collected three hits, including a pair of doubles in Brevard's first win of the season on Friday night. April 11

Around the Horn: Saturday, April 11th

PLAYER OF THE DAY CHRIS McFARLAND (2B) Brevard County Manatees (A+) 3-for-5, 2 2B, 2 R, 2 RBI Drafted by the Brewers in the 18th round of the 2011 draft, McFarland made his pro debut in the rookie Pioneer League with Helena in 2012 where he hit .301 with six home runs and 48 runs […]

Shortstop Orlando Arcia went 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles on Thursday night. April 10

Around The Horn: Friday, April 10th

PLAYER OF THE DAY ORLANDO ARCIA (SS) Biloxi Shuckers (AA) 3-for-4, 2 2B, BB, R, 3 RBI Signed by the Milwaukee Brewers as an international free agent in 2010 out of Venezuela, Arcia spent the 2014 season at High-A Brevard County, where he hit .289 with 144 hits and scored 65 runs for the Manatees. […]

OD15 April 09

2015 MPP Staff Predictions

Opening Day is finally here! The Brewers top four affiliates open play tonight and we thought it would be fun to have our staff here at Miller Park Prospects weigh in with their predications for the season. Here is what they foresee for the upcoming 2015 season. Most Exciting Affiliate Marcus Young: Wisconsin Timber Rattlers […]

jungmann April 09

Audio: Sky Sox Media Day

The Colorado Springs Sky Sox, the new Triple-A affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers, held their media day luncheon on Wednesday afternoon. Ryan Kaufman and Matt Pauley of AM1300 The Animal were on hand to cover the event and had the chance to chat with several Sky Sox players and coaches. Here is some of the […]

Gatewood April 08

2015 Preview: Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (A)

The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers begin their eighth season as an affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers after finishing 2014 with an overall record of 72-67. The T-Rats went 36-33 in the first half of the season and 36-34 in the second half, qualifying for the playoffs before being eliminated in the first round by Mike Olt […]

garfield April 07

2015 Preview: Brevard County Manatees (A+)

The 2014 Brevard County Manatees finished the season with an overall record of 73-62, including a 36-30 record in the first half and a 37-32 record in the second half. Despite finishing a total of eleven games over .500, the Manatees did not qualify for the playoffs in the Florida State League. The 2015 squad […]

Reed April 06

2015 Preview: Biloxi Shuckers (AA)

Milwaukee’s Double-A franchise relocated during the offseason, moving from Huntsville, Alabama to Biloxi, Mississippi. The Huntsville Stars were one of the Brewers more exciting affiliates on the field in 2014 and should be again this season. The Stars finished the 2014 campaign with a record of 77-63, winning the first half title in the Southern […]

Herrera April 05

2015 Preview: Colorado Springs Sky Sox (AAA)

The Brewers moved their Triple-A operations to Colorado Springs this past off season after spending the previous ten years with the Nashville Sounds. The 2014 Sounds, led by Jimmy Nelson, the Brewers Minor League Pitcher of the Year, finished with a record of 77-67, which left them in second place in the Pacific Coast League’s […]

Shortstop Hector Gomez hit .282 with 15 home runs for Triple-A Nashville this season. April 04

Spring Training Game Recap 4/4/15

Indians 3, Brewers 4 The Brewers wrapped up their spring training schedule on Saturday afternoon as they knocked off the Cleveland Indians by a score of 4-3. Milwaukee got on the board quickly with a pair of runs in the bottom of the first inning. Ryan Braun’s double knocked in Jonathan Lucroy and then Braun […]

Peralta April 03

Spring Training Game Recap 4/3/15

Brewers 6, Indians 3 Milwaukee jumped out to an early 2-0 lead before Cleveland scored three runs in the bottom of the second. The Brewers fought right back with three in the top of the third, highlighted by an Adam Lind home run, an took a lead they would not give up again as they […]

Aviles April 03

Podcast: Ep. 2 (Chris Harris, Luis Aviles)

We’re back with Episode 2 of the Miller Park Prospects Podcast and this time we’ve brought along some special guests for your listening enjoyment! In this month’s episode we discuss the recent trade of Hunter Morris, Brad’s trip to Arizona for spring training and some of the prospects he watched, and we’re joined by Biloxi […]

Aviles3 April 03

Prospect Profile: Luis Aviles

Change is constant in the world of minor league baseball, and if there’s one thing that Milwaukee Brewers shortstop prospect Luis Aviles thrives at, it’s adapting to change. Born in Havana, Cuba, the slick-fielding 20-year-old moved to the United States at the age of 12, and after spending his high school years in Miami, Florida, […]

Rogers April 03

Audio: Interview with Dan Karcher

The longtime voice of the Colorado Springs Sky Sox Dan Karcher joined fellow Sky Sox broadcaster Matt Pauley and Ryan Kaufman on MC Sports Daily on AM 1300 The Animal in Colorado Springs on Wednesday for his second in a series of interviews previewing the upcoming Sky Sox season.

Braun April 02

Spring Training Game Recap 4/2/15

Brewers 5, Padres 6 Down by a run heading to the eighth inning, Milwaukee rallied to tie the game in the top of the eighth before giving the lead right back in the bottom half of the inning as they fell to the Padres 6-5. Jed Bradley took the loss after giving up a run […]

Morris April 02

Hunter Morris Traded to Pirates

The Brewers made a move on Thursday morning to clear up a logjam they had at first base at the Triple-A level by dealing Hunter Morris to the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for a player to be named later. Morris was a fourth round pick of the Brewers in 2010 and hit a combined .272 […]

Harrison April 02

2015 Spring Training Notebook

I had a chance to check out some of the Brewers minor league players in action over the past few weeks down in Arizona as minor league spring training games got underway and I compiled a few notes on some of the prospects I saw. Here is a quick recap of those notes I gathered […]

scooter April 01

Spring Training Game Recap 4/1/15

Brewers 7, Cubs 11 The Cubs slugged four home runs on Wednesday afternoon in Mesa as they beat the Brewers 11-7. Scooter Gennett and Logan Schafer each contributed three hits for Milwaukee, while Khris Davis and Adam Lind both added multi-hit games as well. Kyle Lohse started and took the loss after allowing seven runs […]

lucroy2 March 31

Spring Training Game Recap 3/31/15

Reds 10, Brewers 4 The Reds scored three runs against starting pitcher Mike Fiers in five innings of work on Tuesday, then hung five runs on reliever Neal Cotts as they topped the Brewers 10-4. Catcher Jonathan Lucroy led the Brewers offense, going 3-for-3 with a run scored. Fiers and Matt Long each chipped in […]

Sardinas March 31

Audio: Interview with Dan Karcher

The longtime voice of the Colorado Springs Sky Sox Dan Karcher joined fellow Sky Sox broadcaster Matt Pauley and Ryan Kaufman on MC Sports Daily on AM 1300 The Animal in Colorado Springs on Monday to give his thoughts on Sky Sox Spring Training and what he expects out of Rick Sweet’s team this season.

Cameron Garfield was a second round draft choice of the Brewers in 2009. March 30

Five Guys: Catching Prospects

Throughout spring training I’ll be taking a look at the Brewers organizational depth at each position with our “Five Guys” series where I give you the names of five players at each position to keep an eye on this upcoming season. Today we conclude out series by taking a look at a few of the […]

Long March 29

Spring Training Game Recap 3/29/15

Brewers 0, Athletics 7 The Brewers were blanked by Oakland on Sunday, falling to the Athletics by a score of 7-0. Michael Blazek started and took the loss after allowing three runs in 3.2 innings of work. Milwaukee managed just four hits with Jonathan Lucroy, Gerardo Parra, Matt Long and Logan Schafer each contributing a […]

Outfielder Jose Pena March 28

Photo Gallery: Spring Training 3/28/15

Today was my last day in Arizona and I got one final chance to see some of the Brewers minor league players in action. We had to duck out a little early to start the trek back to Wisconsin, but I was able to catch a few innings of the Brevard County Manatees and Wisconsin […]

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