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 […]

Braun March 28

Spring Training Game Recap 3/28/15

Indians 3, Brewers 2 The Brewers were nipped by a run on Saturday as the Indians pushed a run across in the eighth inning off of reliever Brandon Kintzler to break a 2-2 tie. Milwaukee scored first on a Ryan Braun double to right in the first inning that scored Jean Segura but Cleveland battled […]

Colorado Springs manager Rick Sweet led Triple-A Nashville to a record of 77-67 in 2014. March 28

Change Is Sweet For Sweet

It is a new era in the Milwaukee Brewers organization. When the song stopped in the Triple-A game of musical chairs this winter, the Brewers ended up with Colorado Springs. The Sky Sox were formerly an affiliate of the Colorado Rockies, who fled the altitude for…slightly less altitude in Albuquerque. After the move from Nashville […]

Victor Roache has belted a total of 40 home runs through his first two pro seasons. March 28

Five Guys: Left Field 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. As we wind down, today we check in on some left field prospects. Victor […]

Lucroy March 27

Spring Training Game Recap 3/27/15

Brewers 8, Reds 6 Milwaukee evened their spring record to 11-11-1 on Friday night with an 8-6 win over the Cincinnati Reds in Goodyear, Arizona. The Brewers jumped out to an early lead when second baseman Scooter Gennett led off the game with a home run. After Jean Segura singled, Jonathan Lucroy followed with a […]

Outfielder Johnny Davis March 26

Photo Gallery: Spring Training 3.26.15

The Brewers big league club took on the Seattle Mariners on Thursday afternoon while their minor league affiliates were in action against the Cleveland Indians. The Double-A and Triple-A teams were in Goodyear, while the Single-A affiliates played in Maryvale. I was in Maryvale and saw some of each game there. Here are some of […]

IMG_1644 March 26

Spring Training Game Recap 3/26/15

Mariners 1, Brewers 15 The Brewers continued to swing hot bats on Thursday afternoon in Maryvale, collecting 15 runs on 22 hits as they topped the Seattle Mariners 15-1. The offensive outburst was highlighted by a pair of grand slams, coming off the bats of outfielder Khris Davis and infielder Luis Jimenez. Mike Fiers started […]

Michael Reed had a .396 on base percentage last season at Brevard County. March 26

Five Guys: Right Field 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. Next up we’ll check out some of the right field prospects for Milwaukee. Clint […]

GoGo March 25

Spring Training Game Recap 3/25/15

A’s 9, Brewers 9 Carlos Gomez went 2-for-4 with a home run and knocked in three runs as the Brewers finished in a 9-9 tie with the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday afternoon. Ryan Braun and Luis Sardinas each collected three his while Aramis Ramirez added two. Jimmy Nelson started for Milwaukee and worked five innings, […]

Blazek March 24

Spring Training Game Recap 3/24/15

Brewers 12, DiamondBacks 0 The Brewers offense erupted once again on Tuesday night as they collected 12 runs on 13 hits and shut out the Arizona DiamondBacks 12-0. The Brewers got a run in the second, four more in the third and then hung a seven spot on the DBacks in the fifth. They were […]

Shortstop Gilbert Lara March 24

Photo Gallery: Spring Training 3.24.15

On Tuesday afternoon the Brewers Triple-A and Double-A teams played host to affiliates of the Los Angeles Dodgers at Maryvale Baseball Park. In addition, Milwaukee’s Rookie League team also was in action, taking on the Langley Blaze. Here are some of my photos from Tuesday’s action.

Tyrone Taylor collected 36 doubles at High-A Brevard County last season. March 24

Five Guys: Center Field 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 continue on as we take a peak at the center fielders. Tyrone […]

Second baseman Franly Mallen March 23

Photo Gallery: Spring Training 3.23.15

On Monday afternoon the Milwaukee Brewers minor league affiliates took on the Oakland Athletics with the AAA and AA games being held at Maryvale Baseball Park in Maryvale, Arizona. Here are some of my images from Monday’s action.

segura March 23

Spring Training Game Recap 3/23/15

Brewers 1, Rockies 5 Colorado scored two runs in the seventh and two more in the eighth as they broke open a 1-1 tie and went on to beat the Brewers 5-1 on Monday. Tyler Thornburg got the start for Milwaukee and worked four innings, allowing one run while striking out four. Scooter Gennett’s sixth […]

Pitcher Wei-Chung Wang March 23

Photo Gallery: Spring Training 3.22.15

The Brewers minor league affiliates were in action on Sunday afternoon as they took on the Arizona DiamondBacks. I was in Scottsdale to see Triple-A Colorado Springs and Double-A Biloxi at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick. Here are a few of my photos from Sunday’s action.

schafer March 22

Spring Training Game Recap 3/22/15

White Sox 4, Brewers 13 The Brewers used five home runs to help them crush the Chicago White Sox on Sunday by a score of 13-4. Logan Schafer, Matt Clark, Ryan Braun, Elian Herrera and Jonathan Lucroy each homered for Milwaukee and Josh Roenicke earned his first win of the spring after finishing off the […]

Tanner Poppe was selected to the Florida State League All-Star team in 2014. March 22

Five Guys: Relief Pitching 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 continue with the bullpen and take a look at some relief pitching […]

20130609_324 March 21

Spring Training Game Recap 3/21/15

Brewers 12, Rangers 2 The Brewers banged out 12 runs on 19 hits as they topped the Texas Rangers 12-2. Kyle Lohse started and earned the win after going five innings and giving up just one run while striking out five. Luis Sardinas paced the Brewers offense, going 4-for-4 with a walk and two runs […]

braun March 20

Spring Training Game Recap 3/20/15

DiamondBacks 3, Brewers 5 Ryan Braun launched his first home run of the spring on Friday afternoon as the Brewers knocked off Arizona 5-3. Jimmy Nelson started for Milwaukee and went 3.2 innings, allowing three runs. Jeremy Jeffress followed with 1.1 scoreless to earn the win and David Goforth recorded the save. Khris Davis paced […]

Tyler Wagner went 13-6 with a 1.86 earned run average in 2014. March 20

Five Guys: Starting Pitching (RHP)

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 continue with the Brewers right-handed pitching prospects. Devin Williams: Drafted in the […]

long March 19

Spring Training Game Recap 3/19/15

Giants 3, Brewers 2 San Francisco nipped Milwaukee on Thursday by a score of 3-2. Tyler Thornburg started and was tagged with the loss after allowing a pair of runs over three innings of work. The Brewers managed single runs in each the seventh and eighth innings, but it wasn’t quite enough. Matt Long paced […]

gomez March 18

Spring Training Game Recap 3/18/15

Brewers 8, Royals 4 The Brewers doubled up the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday afternoon, picking up an 8-4 win. Wily Peralta started and earned the win after working 3.1 innings and allowing just one run while striking out four. David Goforth recorded the final out to collect his second save of the year. Gerardo […]

Brent Suter started 27 of the 28 games he pitched in last season for Double-A Huntsville. March 18

Five Guys: Starting Pitching (LHP)

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 continue with a look at the left-handed pitching prospects. Kodi Medeiros: Selected […]

gomez March 17

Spring Training Game Recap 3/17/15

Brewers 6, Padres 4 The Brewers got a three-run home run from Carlos Gomez in the second inning as they went on to defeat the San Diego Padres 6-4 on Tuesday afternoon. Matt Garza started for Milwaukee and picked up the win, working 3.2 innings while Corey Knebel notched his first save of the spring […]

Former second round pick Tucker Neuhaus hit .233 for Helena in 2014. March 16

Five Guys: Third Base 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 continue on with a look at the Brewers third base prospects. Gilbert […]

rogers2 March 15

Spring Training Game Recap 3/15/15

A’s 5, Brewers 2 Brewers 5, Rangers 12 The Brewers dropped a pair of split squad games on Sunday afternoon, falling to the A’s by a score of 5-2 in Maryvale and losing to the Rangers 12-5 in Surprise. Jonathan Lucroy homered for Milwaukee in the game at Maryvale, while Carlos Gomez launched his first […]

arcia March 15

Prospect Profile: Orlando Arcia

20-year-olds aren’t supposed to do what Orlando Arcia does on the baseball diamond. But the young Venezuelan shortstop is mature beyond his years and has handled himself against older competition at every level, making a name for himself as one of the Milwaukee Brewers top prospects. Originally signed by Milwaukee in October of 2010, Arcia […]

pena March 14

Spring Training Game Recap 3/14/15

Cubs 10, Brewers 5 A seven run third inning proved to be too much for the Brewers to overcome on Saturday afternoon as they fell to the Chicago Cubs 10-5 in Maryvale. Jimmy Nelson was tagged with the loss after giving up five runs in 2.1 innings of work. Adam Lind paced Milwaukee’s offense, going […]

Orlando Arcia hit .289 for High-A Brevard County in 2014. March 14

Five Guys: Shortstop 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 in part three, we’ll take a look at the Brewers shortstop prospects. Orlando […]

morris March 13

Spring Training Game Recap 3/13/15

Brewers 5, Mariners 10 Milwaukee was doubled up by the Seattle Mariners in Peoria on Friday afternoon, falling by a score of 10-5. The Brewers fell behind 7-0 before finally getting on the board in the sixth on a Juan Centeno home run. Milwaukee tacked on two runs in the seventh and two more in […]

aramis March 12

Spring Training Game Recap 3/12/15

Rockies 3, Brewers 5 The Brewers picked up their third straight win on Thursday afternoon, knocking off the Rockies 5-3. Milwaukee got on the board first with a pair of runs in the first inning on an Aramis Ramirez two-run double. They added two more in the sixth and tacked on an insurance run in […]

Luke Curtis recorded 28 strikeouts in 28 innings last season. March 12

Minor League Mailbag: 3/12/15

The big league team is in camp and many minor league players have already joined them. The rest will be reporting to Maryvale shortly and the season is just around the corner. With that in mind, it’s time for another mailbag. In this edition I’ll take a look at where some Brewers prospects might start […]

jimenez March 11

Spring Training Game Recap 3/11/15

Brewers 6, Giants 3 The Brewers won their second straight game on Wednesday, doubling up the San Francisco Giants 6-3. After falling behind early, Milwaukee plated three runs in the third, added another in the fifth and tacked on two more insurance runs in the seventh. Chris Perez picked up the win despite allowing one […]

rogers March 10

Spring Training Game Recap 3/10/15

Reds 3, Brewers 5 The Brewers notched their first Cactus League win on Tuesday as they knocked off the Cincinnati Reds 5-3. After back-to-back singles by Scooter Gennett and Carlos Gomez to start the bottom of the first inning, a Carlos Gomez sac fly plated Gennett and gave the Brewers a 1-0 lead. Martin Maldonado […]

gagnon March 10

Prospect Profile: Drew Gagnon

As a former third round pick, who has enjoyed success at every level he’s pitched at, there may be no Brewers prospect who gets more overlooked than pitcher Drew Gagnon. Originally drafted out of high school by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the tenth round of the 2008 draft, Gagnon came quite close to pitching for […]

schafer March 09

Spring Training Game Recap 3/9/15

Royals 5, Brewers 4 A three-run sixth inning by Kansas City helped drop the Brewers to 0-5 in Cactus League play on Monday afternoon. Milwaukee scored first in the bottom of the second inning when Khris Davis scored on a triple by catcher Martin Maldonado. They added a run in the third on an RBI […]

gomez, carlos March 08

Spring Training Game Recap 3/8/15

Brewers 3, Dodgers 4 The Brewers remained winless on the young Cactus League season as the Dodgers rallied back for a walk-off win on Sunday afternoon. Milwaukee got on the board first when Carlos Gomez doubled in the top of the first inning to score Gerardo Parra. The Dodgers tied the game in the third […]

Chris McFarland hit .284 and stole 30 bases at Class-A Wisconsin last season. March 08

Five Guys: Second Base 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 continue on with a look at second base prospects. Chris McFarland: An […]

gomez, hector March 07

Spring Training Game Recap 3/7/15

Rangers 5, Brewers 4 The Brewers remained winless this spring, falling to Texas on Saturday by a score of 5-4. After the Rangers jumped out to an early lead, Milwaukee tied the game up in the bottom of the third when Juan Centeno singled to score Matt Clark. They took the lead in the fifth […]

mpp2 March 07

Miller Park Prospects Podcast: Episode 1

  Welcome to the inaugural edition of the Miller Park Prospects Podcast.  After an initial reluctance to jump on the podcast bandwagon we’ve finally decided to join the fray and offer up a monthly show that will be available here on the site and eventually on iTunes as well. Throughout the course of the 2015 […]

herrera March 06

Spring Training Game Recap 3/6/15

Dodgers 10, Brewers 1 The Brewers were no-hit through the first six innings as they were thumped by the Los Angeles Dodgers 10-1 on Friday. Matt Garza got the start and was charged with the loss after allowing five runs in two innings. Elian Herrera and Bryan Petersen collected the lone hits for Milwaukee with […]

Jason Rogers was named the Brewers Minor League Player of the Year in 2013. March 06

Five Guys: First Base 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 lead off with first base prospects. Jason Rogers: A 32nd round pick […]

scooter March 05

Spring Training Game Recap 3/5/15

Brewers 2, Angels 3 The Los Angeles Angels welcomed the Brewers to Tempe Diablo Stadium on Thursday afternoon. The Brewers jumped out to an early lead when a third inning sacrifice fly off the bat of Scooter Gennett scored Martin Maldonado but the Angels tied it up on an RBI infield single by Mike Trout […]

Khris Davis knocked in the first two runs of spring training for Milwaukee on Wednesday afternoon. March 04

Spring Training Game Recap 3/4/15

UW-Milwaukee 0, Brewers 8 The Brewers kicked off their 2015 spring training slate on Wednesday afternoon with an exhibition game against the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee at Maryvale Baseball Park. Mike Fiers got the start for the Crew and worked two perfect innings, retiring all six batters he faced and striking out four. The Brewers got […]

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