RotoWire Partners

2014 Brewers Team Preview: A Braun-y Crew

Kevin OBrien

Kevin OBrien

RotoWire staff

2014 Milwaukee Brewers Team Preview

The Brewers sat three games above .500 at the end of April last season, but the team never recovered after going a brutal 6-22 in May, and spent the summer out of playoff contention. In addition, the face of the franchise, Ryan Braun, endured a trying season and saw his reputation tarnished by a 65-game suspension for performance-enhancing drugs. The Brewers had to be happy when their season finally came to a close at the end of September.

There were some bright spots, however. Jean Segura, Carlos Gomez, and Jonathan Lucroy were among the top players at their position in the NL. On the pitching side, Wily Peralta showed glimpses of his potential as the season wore on, and Jim Henderson established himself as the new closer in Milwaukee with a dominant campaign.

Though last season was a rough one for the Brewers, there is reason for optimism in 2014. Braun will return, the youngsters should continue to improve

You've reached the end of our free article preview.
See below to find out how you can read the full version of this article.

Subscribe to RotoWire now and you'll be reading the full version of this article in minutes.

At RotoWire, we give our subscribers everything. That means not only will you be able to read this article, you'll be able to read ALL our articles.

Plus, you'll get all of these great benefits:

➤ Amazing draft kits.  ➤ Full stat projections.
➤ Exclusive cheat sheets.  ➤ Customizable rankings.
➤ Instant news updates.  ➤ Free multi-sport access.
➤ Private expert Q&A.  ➤ And much more!

Get Access To RotoWire Now

Already Registered? Login Now

If you already have a RotoWire account, please login below with your username and password.

Forgot your password?
Click here to have your user info emailed to you.

Questions? Need Assistance?
Talk to a live person toll free at (888) 201-3057.