Milwaukee Brewers Best Pitcher: Shaun Marcum on the Road?

The Milwaukee Brewers have had their trouble on the road this season (7-15 record), particularly the offense which averages only three runs a game away from Miller Park.

Most of the Brewers pitchers are struggling with the apparent lack of run support, but not Shaun Marcum.

In his last five starts on the road, Marcum has given up only two earned runs in 34 innings for an ERA of 0.53.

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Analyzing the Milwaukee Brewers Off-Season

Missing the playoffs in the last two seasons has felt like a wasted opportunity for the Milwaukee Brewers organization. While boasting one of the best offenses in the major leagues in 2009 and 2010, the Brewers have finally realized the need to bolster their lackluster pitching rotation.

With hard-hitting Prince Fielder in the last year of his contract, the Brewers have pushed all of their chips in to add starting pitchers Zack Greinke and Shaun Marcum.

With pitchers and catchers reporting to Spring Training on Wednesday, let’s take a closer look at the blockbuster deals and a couple of other transactions the Brewers partook in to make the pitching better during the off-season.

By: Nick Grays

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