Milwaukee Brewers Research – A Cup of Coffee with Ray Peters

The baseball definition for a “Cup of Coffee” is a short time spent by a minor leaguer at the major league level.  One way a player can get a cup of coffee is via the September call-up when teams are allowed to expand their rosters from 25 players to 40.  Many players joining teams during September make just an appearance or two, and never return to the big leagues.

In 1970, the first year of Milwaukee Brewers baseball, there were two such cup of coffee player appearances – Ray Peters and Bruce Brubaker.  Peters made just two starts and saw his major league career last about a week.

A portion of the blog post here previously may be published as content in my Milwaukee Brewers historical book. For this reason the post has been taken down. This page remains in place so links posted to here on various social media sites remain active.

Details on the book publisher and a release date will be posted here in 2017. Thank you for your patience!

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25th anniversary card

 

 

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