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Breath of fresh air: Check out 3 of Willy Adames' most impressive performances since joining Brewers
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Breath of fresh air: Check out 3 of Willy Adames' most impressive performances since joining Brewers

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It's been a month since the Milwaukee Brewers acquired shortstop Willy Adames in a trade with the Tampa Bay Rays and the impact he's had on his new team is unmistakable.

The Brewers were 21-22, four games back of the St. Louis Cardinals in the NL Central, when president of baseball operations David Stearns sent relievers J.P. Feyereisen and Drew Rasmussen to the Rays for Adames and reliever Trevor Richards.

Since then, Milwaukee is 19-10 and will take the field in Phoenix Monday night against the Diamondbacks tied with the Cubs atop the division in large part because of Adames' contributions.

"It’s not surprising," said recently acquired relief pitcher Hunter Strickland, who played with Adames in Tampa. "He’s a great guy. Obviously his talents speak for themselves, but off the field, he’s just as good. Yeah, that’s encouraging to see him come in and be comfortable and just play the game that he knows how to play."

To mark Adames' one-month anniversary with the Brewers, here is a look at three of his most impressive performances in a Milwaukee uniform:

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