Brewers News & Notes
- The countdown to Opening Day is at 89 days, and Derek decided to focus on fastballs in today's countdown post.
- Over on Disciples of Uecker, Nicholas Zettel looks at making replacements in the starting rotation for next season.
- Taking a look into the past, Seth Victor of BP Milwaukee recaps the best rookie season in the history of the Brewers.
Minor League Update
- Chris Collins of Miller Park Prospects takes a look at all of the moves that the Brewers have made this offseason so far.
- Following the snowstorm that hit Wisconsin last week, the Rattlers Radio blog has some pictures of the current status of the Timber Rattlers home park.
- Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman and Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard have filed lawsuits against Al Jazeera for a documentary published that named them as receiving performance-enhancing drugs.
- The Blue Jays acquired RHP Arnold Leon from the Athletics for either cash or a PTBNL.
- The Dodgers hired former Blue Jays GM Alex Anthopoulos to their front office.
- The Indians designated RHP Kirby Yates for assignment.
- The Marlins signed RHP Edwin Jackson to a one-year contract.
- Mets vice president of player development Paul DePodesta has been hired by the Cleveland Browns of the NFL as their new chief strategy officer.
- The Rangers signed LHP Cesar Ramos to a minor-league contract with an invitation to spring training.