Craig Counsell

MILWAUKEE (AP) - Tom qab sib tw mus rau lawv qhov zoo tshaj plaws 50-kev ua si pib puas tau, Milwaukee Brewers ntseeg tias lawv tuaj yeem yeej lawv thawj tus neeg nplua nuj txij li xyoo 1982 thiab tej zaum tau txais lub Ntiaj Teb Series lub npe uas tau tawm tsam lawv.

Lawv hloov tsis tau mus txog lub caij nyoog kawg nkaus.

Ib pab neeg uas pib tawm 32-18 mus 54-58 tus so ntawm txoj kev kom tiav ib qho kev ua si tom qab Philadelphia Phillies hauv kev sib tw rau NL qhov kawg ntawm daim npav qus thiab xya kev ua si rov qab ntawm St. Louis Cardinals hauv NL Central. Qhov ntawd snapped Brewers 'franchise-cov ntaub ntawv txoj hlua ntawm plaub qhov kev sib tw ncaj nraim.

"Peb tau txais qee qhov kev cia siab," tus thawj coj Craig Counsell tau hais. “Nrog cov kev cia siab siab dua tuaj yeem ua rau muaj kev poob siab loj dua. Qhov ntawd yog qhov peb xav tau. Peb yuav tsum nyob nrog qhov ntawd. "

Ib qho pib kev sib hloov uas xam tau tias yog qeb ntawm cov ntaus pob ntaus pob zoo tshaj plaws tau cuam tshuam los ntawm ntau qhov kev raug mob. Lub lineup tsis tuaj yeem tsim tau zoo ib yam. Lub bullpen tawm tsam tom qab lub Kev lag luam tsis sib haum xeeb ntawm plaub-lub sij hawm All-Star ze dua Josh Hader.

Sab laug sab laug Christian Yelich hais txog lwm qhov laj thawj: Nws hais tias Brewers 'playoff teams txhua tus muaj tus kheej meej thiab cov qauv tshwj xeeb rau kev sib tw ua si.

Yelich tau hais tias "Txawm li cas los xij, nws zoo li peb tsis muaj qhov ntawd tiag tiag xyoo no," Yelich hais. "Peb tau sim ua kom yeej txhua qhov kev ua si uas peb ua si, tab sis tsis muaj qhov xav tias, 'Zoo, yog tias peb tsuas yog ua qhov no lossis yog tias peb tau txais txoj haujlwm no, peb yuav ua txhua yam zoo.' Nws yog ib qho nyuaj los tsim kom muaj zog li ntawd. "

Qhov ntawd tiv thaiv Brewers los ntawm ib txwm cua sov. Lawv qhov kev sib tw ntev tshaj plaws yog tsib qhov kev ua si thiab tuaj rau lub Plaub Hlis. Lawv qhov kev cheb kawg ntawm cov yeeb yaj kiab ntev kawg yog peb qhov kev ua si tuaj rau lub Rau Hli.

ROOTATION INJURIES

Milwaukee qhov kev sib hloov tau nthuav tawm peb 2021 Txhua Hnub Qub hauv Cy Young Award tus yeej Corbin Burnes, Brandon Woodruff thiab Freddy Peralta mus nrog Eric Lauer thiab Adrian Houser.

Burnes, uas muaj NL-ua 243 tawm tsam, yog tib tug tswv cuab kev sib hloov tsis mus rau ntawm daim ntawv raug mob.

Milwaukee lub zog bullpen ua rau cov raug mob thaum ntxov. Tom qab ntawd tuaj ua lag luam uas hloov lub caij.

HADER's DEPARTURE

Cov Brewers tau coj NL Central los ntawm peb qhov kev ua si thaum Lub Yim Hli 1 thaum lawv pauv Hader mus rau qhov playoff-bound San Diego Padres rau pitchers Taylor Rogers thiab Dinelson Lamet, outfield prospect Esteury Ruiz thiab pitching prospect Robert Gasser. Lamet tau raug xaiv los ua haujlwm ob hnub tom qab.

Milwaukee tau mus 1-5 tawm tsam Pittsburgh thiab Cincinnati lub lim tiam ntawd kom poob tawm ntawm thawj qhov chaw rau qhov zoo. Tus kws tshaj lij Andrew McCutchen tau hais tias kev lag luam Hader "tau tsiv roob hauv lub clubhouse" thiab hais tias "nws siv sijhawm rau ntau tus txiv neej nyob ntawm no kom zoo li txav mus tom ntej."

McCutchen tau hais tias "Peb zoo li spiraled los ntawm kev tswj hwm tom qab ntawd," McCutchen tau hais. "Peb yuav tsum tau sim khaws nws rov qab thiab txuas ntxiv mus - Kuv tsis xav hais tias nws xav tias nws lig dhau lawm - tab sis peb muab peb tus kheej rau hauv qhov xwm txheej uas peb yuav tsum tau ntes tau yam tsis muaj kev coj noj coj ua thiab nyob. nyob ntawd."

BULLPEN teeb meem

Cov Brewers vam tias yuav tau txais Rogers, Matt Bush thiab Trevor Rosenthal: XNUMX Lab tus kiv cua tos koj rau Webtalk! ntawm lub sijhawm ua lag luam yuav them nyiaj rau Hader tawm. Nws tsis ua haujlwm li ntawd.

Rosenthal, uas tsis tau pitched txij li xyoo 2020 vim raug mob, muaj kev poob qis thiab yeej tsis tau tshwm sim hauv kev ua si. Rogers muaj 5.48 ERA thiab Bush rau 4.30 ERA rau Milwaukee. Txhua tus tso cai rau 23 homers hauv XNUMX innings.

Cov Brewers mus 57-45 thiab poob kev ua si lawv tau coj 23 zaug ua ntej kev lag luam Hader. Cov Brewers tau mus 29-31 tom qab ntawd, suav nrog 19 qhov kev ua si uas lawv poob tom qab ua.

YELICH'S ISSUES

Milwaukee ranked 10th ntawm 30 pab pawg loj hauv kev sib tw tab sis tau tuav mus rau peb qhov kev khiav lossis tsawg dua hauv 65 ntawm nws 162 kev ua si. Cov Brewers tsis muaj hom hitter uas tuaj yeem nqa ib kab.

Yelich, 30, tau ua tiav lub luag haujlwm ntawd thaum tau txais MVP honors hauv 2018 thiab ua tiav qhov thib ob hauv MVP kev xaiv tsa hauv 2019, tab sis nws tsis tau los ze rau qhov kev tsim khoom txij li ntawd. Nws ntaus .252 nrog 14 homers, 57 RBIs thiab .738 OPS lub caij no tom qab tshaj tawm cov lej zoo sib xws xyoo tas los.

Yelich yuav ua tau $ 26 lab txhua ntawm rau lub caij tom ntej, txawm hais tias $ 4 lab ntawm qhov ntawd yuav raug ncua txhua xyoo.

Yelich hais tias "Raws li ib feem tseem ceeb ntawm pab pawg no, ib tus neeg uas tau suav nrog thiab tso siab rau yav dhau los, kuv yuav tsum ua kom zoo dua," Yelich hais. "Kuv paub qhov ntawd."

NEJ COV LEEJ TWG

Brewers cov npe ntawm cov neeg ua haujlwm pub dawb suav nrog McCutchen, Rogers, catcher Omar Narváez thiab tus neeg siv hluav taws xob Jace Peterson. Cov Brewers yuav tsum txiav txim siab seb puas yuav khaws $ 10 lab kev xaiv ntawm tus thawj coj thib ob Kolten Wong.

Tab sis ntau tus neeg ua si zoo tshaj plaws, suav nrog Burnes thiab Woodruff ntawm lub taub hau ntawm kev sib hloov, tseem nyob hauv pab pawg tswj hwm. Qhov ntawd ua rau ob peb lub caij tom ntej no tseem ceeb heev.

Lauer tau hais tias "Peb muaj lub hauv paus zoo heev, cov neeg ua haujlwm zoo heev," Lauer hais. "Peb cia siab tias peb tuaj yeem khaws nws ua ke thiab ua ke los ntawm qhov no thiab pom tias xyoo tom ntej mus li cas vim kuv xav tias peb tuaj yeem ua kom muaj kev txhawb zog tiag tiag."