Tag: Pitcher

Jordan Lyles: Saber Snapshot

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 EXCLUSIVE: Logan Gillaspie Interview

In the very first BREW MATHs Exclusive, we sit down with Brewers’ Minor Leaguer, Logan Gillaspie. A 22-year-old so talented he caught the first eight innings of his college games only to come in and close them in the ninth. He was signed by Milwaukee on 07/13/18 (as a RHP) and says the rest will be “history.” Get acquainted with the phenom’s meteoric rise, hear how he plans to make it to The Bigs and understand his advanced stats as only BREW MATHs can explain them…

Zack Brown: Saber Snapshot

Last week Craig Counsell said, “Zack Brown will be a good guy later in the year.” This simple statement seems to confirm that the 24-year-old is ahead of schedule. After being drafted by The Crew in 2016, he has quickly ascended through The Minor League Ranks. Last year he was voted ‘Most Outstanding Pitcher’ in the Southern League (AA). Get to know the rising phenom who has caught his coach’s eye…

Jimmy Nelson: A Medical Review

Since BREW MATHs has a licensed M.D. on the team, we are uniquely qualified to analyze Jimmy Nelson’s injury. An in-depth review of the medical literature is performed. Only facts are considered with the hopes of stratifying Nelson’s chance at redemption.

The Evolution of Junior Guerra

In 2001, The Atlanta Braves signed Junior Guerra as an undrafted free agent. Most Brewers Fans do not know that he started as a catcher. After being born in Venezuela, his journey to Milwaukee has been anything but typical. BREW MATHs breaks down his evolving style on the mound as he prepares for a role in the Brewers Bullpen.