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Daily Farm Round-Up: 5-11-14

The Chihuahuas blew out the Isotopes due to a strong pitching performance from Juan Pablo Oramas and 2 home runs from Brooks Conrad. The Missions won a tight, 1-run game while the Storm found themselves on the wrong side of a 4-2 outcome.   Hitting Prospect of the Day: Brooks Conrad Pitching Prospect of the Day: Juan Pablo Oramas   El Paso Chihuahuas 11, Albuquerque Isotopes 0...
Via Friarhood
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Brooks Conrad Claimed By Rays

The Brewers announced today that infielder Brooks Conrad, who was designated for assignment yesterday in order to make room on the roster for Tyler Thornburg, has been claimed off waivers by the Tampa Bay Rays. This ends his six-month long tenure in the organization, a stay that was puzzling to say the least. Let us briefly recap: Prior to joining Milwaukee, Conrad spent two years...
Via Brewers Bar
June 22, 2012  |  Discuss

McClendon coming up, Conrad lost on waivers

Two days after being designated for assignment to make room for emergency starter Tyler Thornburg, Brewers infielder Brooks Conrad was scooped up on waivers by Tampa Bay. The club announced Thursday that Conrad had been claimed by the Rays, as well as another move to bolster the overused bullpen. Reliever Mike McClendon will join the club from Triple-A Nashville in time for Fridays...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
June 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Conrad breaks out of slump in a big way

MILWAUKEE For 16 straight games and 27 straight at-bats, Brooks Conrad looked up at the scoreboard and saw a zero next to his average. He had been called up and sent back down and called back up again. After a difficult start and the frustration that followed his cold bat, Conrad had been given another chance, coming up 10 days after he had been sent down. Still, three games passed...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
June 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Brewers 5, Pirates 1

Brooks Conrad ended his 0-for-27 slump to start the season, hitting a homer and driving in three runs to lead the injury-depleted Milwaukee Brewers past the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-1 Saturday night. Shawn Marcum (4-3) pitched seven strong innings for Milwaukee, giving up five hits while striking out eight without a walk. Pirates starter Erik Bedard (3-6) lasted just 3 2-3 innings...
Via AP on Fox
June 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Brooks Conrad knocked over by umpire (Video)

Milwaukee Brewers second baseman Brooks Conrad was knocked over by the first base umpire while chasing a popup in foul territory during Friday night's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Your browser does not support iframes. It happened in the top of the third inning when Pirates pitcher Kevin Correia hit a foul popup into the first base stands. Brewers first baseman...
Via Holdout Sports
June 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Conrad will take Gamel's roster spot

With first baseman Mat Gamel now presumably out for the season with what is reported to be a torn ACL, the Brewers called up utility infielder Brooks Conrad on Thursday from Triple-A Nashville to fill the newly opened roster spot. Conrad spent the last three seasons with the Atlanta Braves, where he played in 225 games at the major league level. At first base, however, Conrad has...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
May 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Brewers sign INF Conrad to minor-league deal

The Milwaukee Brewers have signed veteran second baseman Brooks Conrad to a minor-league contract with an invitation to spring training.The 32-year-old appeared in 92 games with the Atlanta Braves last season, batting .223 with four homers and 13 RBIs over 103 at-bats.Conrad broke in with Oakland in 2008 before joining the Braves the following season. His best year came in 2010,...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 07, 2012  |  Discuss

So Long Brooks Conrad and Thanks for the Memories

The Atlanta Braves announced yesterday they non-tendered Brooks Conrad. While the moved surprised me, I’ll admit that it makes sense. Doesn’t mean I have to like it and it doesn’t mean I won’t miss seeing Brooks in the on-deck circle in the bottom of the ninth, getting ready to bat by rubbing the dirt from the field on his hands. There’s a story to my family’s affection...
Via BravesWire
December 14, 2011  |  Discuss

Braves non-tender Conrad, Moylan

The Atlanta Braves will not offer arbitration to reliever Peter Moylan and pinch-hitter Brooks Conrad, non-tendering both of them and allowing them to become free agents. Moylan and Conrad are free to talk with other clubs, which also leaves the door open to their returning to the club. Both were important role players and popular players within the clubhouse but both also endured...
Via Fox Sports South
December 13, 2011  |  Discuss
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