2005 Milwaukee Brewers season

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2005 Milwaukee Brewers
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Mark Attanasio
General manager(s) Doug Melvin
Manager(s) Ned Yost
Local television FSN Wisconsin
(Daron Sutton, Bill Schroeder)
Local radio WTMJ (AM)
(Bob Uecker, Jim Powell)
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The Milwaukee Brewers' 2005 season involved the Brewers' finishing 3rd in the National League Central with a .500 record of 81 wins and 81 losses.

Offseason[edit]

  • December 13, 2004: Scott Podsednik was traded by the Milwaukee Brewers with a player to be named later and Luis Vizcaíno to the Chicago White Sox for Carlos Lee. The Milwaukee Brewers sent Travis Hinton (minors) (January 10, 2005) to the Chicago White Sox to complete the trade.[1]
  • January 21, 2005: Ricky Bottalico was signed as a Free Agent with the Milwaukee Brewers.[2]
  • March 29, 2005: Brooks Kieschnick was released by the Milwaukee Brewers.[3]

Regular season[edit]

Opening Day starters[edit]

  • Russell Branyan
  • Brady Clark
  • Doug Davis
  • J. J. Hardy
  • Geoff Jenkins
  • Carlos Lee
  • Damian Miller
  • Lyle Overbay
  • Junior Spivey

[4]

Season standings[edit]

NL Central W L Pct. GB Home Road
St. Louis Cardinals 100 62 0.617 50–31 50–31
Houston Astros 89 73 0.549 11 53–28 36–45
Milwaukee Brewers 81 81 0.500 19 46–35 35–46
Chicago Cubs 79 83 0.488 21 38–43 41–40
Cincinnati Reds 73 89 0.451 27 42–39 31–50
Pittsburgh Pirates 67 95 0.414 33 34–47 33–48


Transactions[edit]

  • May 27, 2005: Tim Crabtree was released by the Milwaukee Brewers.[5]
  • July 27, 2005: Ricky Bottalico was released by the Milwaukee Brewers.[2]

Roster[edit]

2005 Milwaukee Brewers
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Awards and records[edit]

2005 Major League Baseball All-Star Game

  • Carlos Lee, Outfield, Reserve

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Nashville Sounds Pacific Coast League Frank Kremblas
AA Huntsville Stars Southern League Don Money
A Brevard County Manatees Florida State League John Tamargo
A West Virginia Power South Atlantic League Ramón Avilés
Rookie AZL Brewers Arizona League Mike Guerrero
Rookie Helena Brewers Pioneer League Ed Sedar

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Nashville[6]

Game Log[edit]

Game Log

References[edit]

  1. ^ Scott Podsednik Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  2. ^ a b Ricky Bottalico Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  3. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/k/kiescbr01.shtml
  4. ^ http://www.baseball-almanac.com/teamstats/roster.php?y=2005&t=ML4
  5. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/c/crabtti01.shtml
  6. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 2007