BREW MATHs previews the 2020 Milwaukee Brewers Outfield with a heavy focus on Sabermetrics. Each outfielder will be considered in alphabetical order starting with Broxton and ending with Yelich! We even take a look at the prospects trying to crack the 26-man roster this year. BREW MATHs first article of 2020 will get you ready to rob some homers!!
On July 29th, 2019 it was announced that The Brewers traded RHP Cody Ponce (AA) to The Pirates for Jordan Lyles. While it was not the blockbuster that many fans had hoped for, it nets The Crew a servicable Major League Arm. It is a low risk move as The Brewers would have likely parted ways with Ponce at the end of the year.
In this Saber Snapshot, the aim is to highlight what Lyles will bring to the team. Per usual, it will be a graphic-packed affair that aims to dial in on the metrics that matter.
BREW MATHs “steps back” and focuses on team stats instead of individual numbers. The analysis will be broken into nine categories, each highlighting a different aspect of the team’s offensive production. The Crew’s performance in the first half 2019 will be compared to how they did in the first half of last year. Without further ado, let the “nerdy-ness” begin…