The fan reaction when the Brewers signed Jhoulys Chacin ranged anywhere from “meh” to “this is not Jake Arrieta and I am angry about it.” He was pretty much the definition of an afterthought free agent signing, at least until he became the only free agent starting pitcher the Brewers signed (unless you
Pitching coach Derek Johnson’s departure apparently caught Milwaukee Brewers pitchers off guard, sparking speculation that there may have been discord among manager Craig Counsell’s staff in addition to what presumably was an offer from the Cincinnati Reds that Johnson couldn’t refuse. The
There is no 60-day disabled list during the MLB offseason, so now that the World Series is over it’s time for teams across the league to start getting their 40 man rosters in order. That includes our Milwaukee Brewers, who activated three players today and sent one of them to the open market: Stephen
We keep moving with our 2018 review of the Brew Crew Ball’s community prospects. Today we’re checking on Brandon Woodruff. AAA Colorado Springs Sky Sox: 71.1 IP, 4.04 ERA, 1.388 WHIP, 68 K Milwaukee Brewers: 42.1 IP, 3.61 ERA, 1.181 WHIP, 47 K Woodruff’s season was, in one word, weird. After
Associated Press MILWAUKEE — Brewers pitching coach Derek Johnson is leaving the team, the third departure on manager Craig Counsell’s staff since the end of the season. General manager David Stearns said on Wednesday that Johnson is moving on from the National League Central champions. Johnson
Reds beat writers John Fay and Bobby Nightengale sit down for a conversation with new Cincinnati Reds manager David Bell. The Reds have made improving their pitching a priority in the offseason and they took their first step by hiring Derek Johnson as their new pitching coach, according to a source.