2:39 AM EDT, Sun March 29, 2020
Bleed Cubbie Blue 11 hours ago
Chicago Cubs vs. Milwaukee Brewers simulated game, Saturday 3/28, 3 p.m. CT

Chicago Cubs vs. Milwaukee Brewers simulated game, Saturday 3/28, 3 p.m. CT

Perhaps this one will go better than the last one. The Cubs lost our first simulated game to the Brewers 5-3 on Thursday. Here are the National League Central standings going into today’s game: As time goes by, we’ll post the standings for the entire NL and AL. Here at BCB, we are going to play simulated games for every game on the Cubs 2020 schedule via MLB The Show 20. This will continue until the actual schedule begins, or we get some clarity on what’s actually going to happen with baseball this year. The Cubs and Brewers will play today at Miller Park, via the magic...
Reviewing the Brew 12 hours ago

Brewers: Five More Optioned, Opening Day Roster Taking Shape

Five more players were optioned down to the minors by the Brewers yesterday according to the MLB transaction log. Do we now have an idea of what a potential Opening Day roster could look like? While the MLB season continues to be postponed, fans continue to clamor for any bit of news from either the […] Brewers: Five More Optioned, Opening Day Roster Taking Shape - Reviewing the Brew - Reviewing the Brew - A Milwaukee Brewers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Reviewing the Brew 13 hours ago

Brewers Flashback: The Tenure Of Jim Henderson

Although the start of baseball has been delayed, that doesn’t stop us from taking a little trip down memory lane and remembering some players that maybe were overlooked due to how the Brewers performed that season. The Brewers surely have had their struggles in their bullpen over the years. But, even though there are struggles, […] Brewers Flashback: The Tenure Of Jim Henderson - Reviewing the Brew - Reviewing the Brew - A Milwaukee Brewers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Brew Crew Ball 15 hours ago
Redoing the Dark Ages: An OOTP 21 Series with the Milwaukee Brewers

Redoing the Dark Ages: An OOTP 21 Series with the Milwaukee Brewers

What if the Brewers didn’t go 14 years without a winning season? From 1993 through 2006, the Milwaukee Brewers went 14 consecutive seasons without posting a winning record. The club never finished higher than third place in their division and wound up in the divisional cellar five times. Only two years did they finish fewer than 10 games back of first place; the average finish for the Brewers during this period was more than 23 games shy of the leader. Fans endured five years of 90+ losses, including the 56-106 debacle that was the 2002 season. But what if we had the opportunity to redo...
Brew Crew Ball 16 hours ago
Round 2, Region 3: Least Liked Brewers of the Last Decade Bracket

Round 2, Region 3: Least Liked Brewers of the Last Decade Bracket

It wouldn’t be the first time Ron Roenicke “took out” Wily Peralta, should the 10-seed pull off the upset. | Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/ Some unusual, hard-to-analyze contests show up in round 2 of the Hammonds Region. There were blowouts galore in Round 1 of the Hammonds Region, as even a pair of Milwaukee Brewers’ underdogs laid waste to their higher-seeded opponents in route to victory. That could be a sign this region is up for grabs in the “Least Liked Brewers of the Last Decade” tournament. Juan Francisco (9-seed) overpowered 8th-seeded Marco Estrada by way of a 78%-22%....