Outfielder Kyle Wren was acquired from Atlanta in 2014 in exchange for pitcher Zach Quintana.

Prospect Profile: Kyle Wren

The sport of baseball is definitely something of a family affair when it comes to 24-year-old Milwaukee Brewers outfield prospect Kyle Wren. His uncle Jeff played collegiately at Liberty University before becoming a professional scout, while his younger brother Jordan is in his junior season at Georgia Southern University, and his twin brother Colby played…

Yadiel Rivera was a ninth round pick of the Brewers in 2010.

Prospect Profile: Yadiel Rivera

Like many young Puerto Rican kids, Yadiel Rivera grew up loving the game of baseball. To say he enjoys being out on the diamond would be an understatement. While the grind of a long season can start to get to many players late in the year, the 23-year-old Rivera keeps looking for any and every…

The Brewers signed Gilbert Lara as a 16-year-old out of the Dominican Republic in 2014.

Prospect Profile: Gilbert Lara

At age seventeen, most typical kids are beginning to drive, going on dates, thinking about college, hanging out with their friends and enjoying their high school years. At age seventeen, Milwaukee Brewers infield prospect Gilbert Lara was doing things a little bit differently, packing up and moving to a foreign country to begin a career…

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Prospect Profile: Garrett Cooper

When the Milwaukee Brewers traded first baseman Adam Lind to Seattle earlier this offseason, they did so without a clear-cut successor to Lind in place. While he may not be ready to assume the role quite yet in 2016, one player who could eventually man the position in Milwaukee is 25-year-old first baseman Garrett Cooper.…

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Prospect Profile: Franly Mallen

Major League Baseball held their annual first-year player draft last week with thousands of young players selected during the three day event. While trying to project what type of player a college or high school prospect can eventually become is extremely difficult, it’s even tougher on the international market, where players are signed as young…

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Prospect Profile: Taylor Jungmann

WALK LIKE A JUNG-MANN BY: RYAN KAUFMAN The time has finally come for Taylor Jungmann. He will make his MLB debut on Tuesday for the Milwaukee Brewers in Pittsburgh. After the month of April, the distance between the 2011 first round pick and Miller Park seemed much further. An epic turnaround in May and a…

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Prospect Profile: Nevin Ashley

Renaissance Man By: Ryan Kaufman The most impactful member of the Colorado Springs Sky Sox this season is not who you might think. It is not a top prospect in the Milwaukee Brewers system, or even someone that fits the idea most people have of a prospect. It’s 30-year-old catcher Nevin Ashley. Ashley is experiencing…

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Prospect Profile: Matt Clark

NOBODY’S FOOL BY: RYAN KAUFMAN Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me. Fool me a third time…well Matt Clark doesn’t get fooled three times. After two strikeouts in his first two at-bats against Memphis Redbirds lefty John Gast Tuesday night, Colorado Springs Sky Sox First Baseman Matt Clark hit an…

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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…

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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,…

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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…

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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…