Acquiring Francisco Rodriguez immediately following the MLB All-Star game in Arizona, the Brewers set the table for what would become a wild and crazy trade deadline around the league. They also dealt for second baseman Felipe Lopez and utility man Jerry Hairston, Jr.
So with the trade deadline finally a thing of the past, and a pennant race in store for Ron Roenicke's crew, let's take a look back at the trades made at the 2011 deadline.
Alec Dopp is a Milwaukee Brewers featured columnist on Bleacher Report. You can follow him on Twitter: @alecdopp.