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The jury is still out on Ryan Braun. When the Brewers outfielder -- and 2011 National League MVP -- tested positive for a banned substance in December, it sparked debate on whether a re-vote for the MVP award was necessary. Dodgers manager Don Mattingly reignited the discussion on Tuesday, telling that it "makes sense" to strip the award away from a player who failed a test for performance-enhancing drugs. In a re-vote, the award would likely be presented to Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp, who finished second in the voting. Although Mattingly's comments could be motivated by a desire to...

Carlos Gomez avoids arby, Brewers get a bargain

Your browser does not support iframes.The Brewers avoided arbitration with Carlos Gomez Tuesday afternoon, signing him to a one-year, $2 million deal. He's the second Brewer to avoid going to arby (George Kottaras was the first), and six remain.$2 million might seem like a bit much for a guy who hit .225/.276/.403 while missing a good chunk of the season with a broken collarbone...

John Axford Player Projection No. 92

Key Stats: Relief pitchers are the greatest uncertainty in fantasy baseball, but John Axford is a great pitcher. For two consecutive seasons he's been ranked in the top 60 at the end of the season according to Yahoo. During that time, his FIP, xFIP, and ERA have all been under 3 and his K/9 has been over 10.5. I've said it before, but relief pitchers shouldn't just be...

Brewers Claim Jeff Bianchi

The Brewers claimed infielder Jeff Bianchi off waivers from the Cubs, according to a press release.

Brewers, Carlos Gomez Avoid Arbitration

The Brewers avoided arbitration with center fielder Carlos Gomez, agreeing to a one-year deal in the $2MM range, tweets Jon Paul Morosi of FOX Sports. The Boras Corporation represents Gomez, who had a projected salary of $1.8MM, according to MLBTR contributor Matt Swartz.

Braun, Yount headline Brewers 'On Deck' slate

Ryan Braun, Robin Yount and more than forty other current and former Brewers players, coaches and prospects have committed to attend the team's "On Deck" event in downtown Milwaukee later this month.

Brewers, Gomez reach deal to avoid arbitration

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Outfielder Carlos Gomez and the Milwaukee Brewers have agreed to a one-year deal worth $1,962,500, avoiding salary arbitration.

Brewers, Gomez reach one-year, $2 million deal

The Milwaukee Brewers and centerfielder Carlos Gomez avoided salary arbitration by agreeing to a one-year deal for "around $2 million," according to

Brewers, Parra reach deal

The Milwaukee Brewers avoided arbitration with left-hander Manny Parra, agreeing to a one-year deal Thursday.

Jan. 18 could be important date in Prince Fielder sweepstakes

Here is latest Mariners' winter league roundup.

Nationals now unlikely to sign Prince Fielder

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Brewers claim infielder Bianchi from Cubs

The Brewers claimed 25-year-old infielder Jeff Bianchi off waivers from the Cubs on Wednesday, a move to bolster the organization's relatively thin middle-infield corps.

Dave on Kevin Calabro Show

I’ll be joining Kevin Calabro and Jim Moore on their afternoon shot at 710 ESPN at 3:30 to talk about Prince Fielder. Yup. More Prince Fielder talk. Feel the excitement. -- This post came from: U.S.S. Mariner, and is copyright by the authors. This RSS feed is intended for the personal use of readers and not, for instance, spam blogs.Dave on Kevin Calabro Show
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