Originally posted on Fox Sports Wisconsin  |  Last updated 5/15/13
What to do with the struggling second baseman? Rickie Weeks is mired in another prolonged slump, and the whole state is talking about it. There's some in this town that would like to chase ever player who has a bad week, but Weeks has had a bad month and a half and deserves to be talked about. But that doesn't change the fact Weeks is going to be Milwaukee's starting second baseman next week and even next month. The Brewers are committed to the former All-Star in part because of what he can bring to the table and also because there's simply no other viable option. And they're right in doing so. Before you start sending me angry notes on Twitter or rip me in an e-mail, hear me out. I'm not blind to the fact Weeks has hurt Milwaukee's offense this season with his .183 batting average and lack of run production. What's often ignored when someone calls for a player to be benched is a better option is needed to replace him. Do the Brewers have a better option than Weeks at second base ri...
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