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Once considered one of the team's top prospects, Mat Gamel's time with the Milwaukee Brewers has come to an end. A day after the team placed him on waivers, the first baseman was claimed by the Chicago Cubs.
Gamel, 28, hasn't played since May of 2012 because of two different ACL tears in his right knee. Drafted by the Brewers in the fourth round of the 2005 draft, Gamel quickly vaulted up to the top of Milwaukee's prospect list and was thought of as a can't-miss offensive player.
Even before the knee issues, Gamel has been held back by different injuries. He made his major-league debut with the Brewers in 2008, appearing in two games in September. Gamel had his most productive season in 2009, hitting .242 with five home runs and 20 RBI in 61 games with Milwaukee.
After hitting .310 with 28 home runs and 96 RBI in Triple-A in 2011, Gamel was Milwaukee's Opening Day first baseman in 2012 after Prince Fielder left for Detroit. Hitting .246 with a home run and...
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Milwaukee Brewers right-hander Dylan Brock has been suspended 50 games for violating baseball's minor league drug program.
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(That's just a screenshot of the set, above)
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