Segura Impresses In Debut With Milwaukee
The Brewers knew they were asking a lot of Jean Segura when they promoted him from Double-A Huntsville in early August and made him their No. 1 shortstop. One of three prospects acquired on July 27 from the Angels in a trade for ace Zack Greinke, the 22-year-old Segura barely had gotten his feet on the ground in the organization when he was summoned to the big leagues. The Brewers wanted to see how Segura would fare, not knowing at the time that they'd make a late-season playoff push that would put even more pressure on him.