Brewers longtime grounds crew lead passes away

MILWAUKEE – Jeff Adcock, a member of the Milwaukee Brewers organization for the past 33 years, passed away after collapsing yesterday at Miller Park.

Adcock was Grounds Crew Lead for the Brewers and was in the home bullpen yesterday during the Brewers versus Diamondbacks game. After collapsing early in the game, he was transported to Froedtert Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

“We are all saddened by the news of Jeff’s passing,” said Bob Quinn, Brewers Executive Vice President – Finance and Administration. “He was a part of our organization for many years, and was a fixture during games in our bullpen area. Jeff developed many friendships with our uniformed staff, and he will be missed by all of us. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family.”

Memorial service arrangements for Adcock are pending.