1. Milwaukee Brewers Sign Rickie Weeks to One-Year Deal

    (some text courtesy Brewers.com)The Brewers agreed to terms with second baseman Rickie Weeks on a $2.45 million, one-year contract on Tuesday. He can earn an additional $100,000 in performance bonuses based on plate appearances from 575 to 650...

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  2. Brewers Re-sign McClung To One-Year Deal

    (courtesy ESPN.com)The Milwaukee Brewers signed pitcher Seth McClung to a one-year contract on Tuesday, avoiding arbitration. McClung, 27, went 6-6 with a 4.02 earned-run average in 37 games (12 starts) last season...

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  3. Milwaukee Brewers Lock up Prince Fielder Through 2011

    (courtesy ESPN.com) The Milwaukee Brewers have reached a preliminary agreement with first-baseman Prince Fielder on an $18 million, two-year contract, pending a physical...

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  4. Milwaukee Brewers Lock Up Prince Fielder Through 2011

    From ESPN.com: The Milwaukee Brewers have reached a preliminary agreement with first-basemen Prince Fielder on an $18 million, two-year contract, pending a passed physical...

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  5. Milwaukee Brewers Re-Sign Dave Bush to One-Year, $4 Million Deal

    (courtesy Brewers.com)The Milwaukee Brewers avoided arbitration by agreeing to sign pitcher Dave Bush to a $4 million, one-year contract on Thursday. The 29-year-old right-hander was 9-10 with a 4...

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  6. Milwaukee Brewers Resign J.J. Hardy to One-Year Deal

    (courtesy Brewers.com)The Brewers signed shortstop J.J. Hardy to a one-year, $4.65 million contract on Monday and avoided arbitration. Hardy, 26, batted ...

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  7. Brewers sign All-Time Saves Leader Hoffman

    (quotes courtesy Brewers.com)The Brewers have agreed to terms with free-agent closer Trevor Hoffman, acquiring the former Padres right-hander who is the all-time leader with 554 saves...

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  8. Kapler's catch earns 2008 TYIB award

    (courtesy Brewers.com)According to baseball fans, of the more than 130,000 putouts in 2008, none was better than Gabe Kapler's well-timed leap into the stands at Dodger Stadium. Kapler's grab was chosen as the year's top play in MLB...

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  9. Packers to send five to Pro Bowl; two to start

    (courtesy Packers.com)Green Bay Packers learned Tuesday that safety Nick Collins and cornerback Charles Woodson were named Pro Bowl selections by the National Football League. Both will be starters for the NFC squad...

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  10. Milwaukee Brewers Sign Outfielders Trot Nixon and Chris Duffy

    (courtesy Brewers.com)The Brewers made a pair of signings today, as they brought in veteran outfielder Trot Nixon and former Pirates prospect Chris Duffy...

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  11. Chris Capuano, Milwaukee Brewers Agree to Minor League Deal

    (courtesy Brewers.com)Chris Capuano will be staying with the Milwaukee Brewers. He agreed to a minor league contract Tuesday after the team let him go last week...

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  12. Brewers re-sign infielder Lamb; RP Coffey

    (parts of story courtesy MLB.com and ESPN.com)The Milwaukee Brewers made a pair of re-signing's these past couple days, keeping infielder Mike Lamb and relief pitcher Todd Coffey...

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  13. Brewers sign RP Julio

    (story courtesy Brewers.com)The Milwaukee Brewers made their first major move in free agency Thursday, signing veteran relief pitcher Jorge Julio...

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  14. Free Agent List - 2008 Offseason

    Here we are again, the most exciting time of the baseball season (other than the trade deadline) for all baseball fans. This is the time where franchises are rebuilt or taken apart...

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  15. LB Barnett out for season

    The Packers' defense took a huge hit this week when it found out that middle linebacker Nick Barnett will miss the rest of the season with a torn right knee ligament.Coach Mike McCarthy says that plans are to either move outside linebackers A...

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  16. Brewers closer Torres retires after career year

    In a surprising move, Salomon Torres, now former Brewers closer, has retired. The 37-year-old righty went 7-5 with a 3.49 ERA and a career-high 28 saves in 2008 and was 27-for-32 in save opportunities after taking over for Gagne on May 24...

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  17. Brewers name Randolph bench coach; Castro new pitching coach

    (courtesy Brewers.com)The Brewers were looking for experience in their bench coach, and they found it in one of their managerial candidates...

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  18. Brewers pick up option for CF Cameron

    Mike Cameron will be back in center field at Miller Park in 2009. Facing a Monday deadline for their decision, the Brewers exercised a $10 million option to bring Cameron back for a second season in Milwaukee...

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  19. Brewers to retain Sveum as hitting coach

    Dale Sveum, who became the Milwaukee Brewers' interim manager when Ned Yost was fired with 12 games left in the regular season, has been named the team's hitting coach...

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  20. Milwaukee Bucks Waive Adrian Griffin, Claim Austin Croshere

    The Milwaukee Bucks have acquired forward Austin Croshere off of waivers, general manager John Hammond announced today. In a subsequent move, the team requested waivers on forward Adrian Griffin...

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  21. Packers Activate DT Harrell; waive DE Gbaja-Biamila

    The Green Bay Packers have activated DT Justin Harrell from the physically unable to perform list and released DE Kabeer Gbaja-Biamila...

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  22. Packers sign QB Rodgers to long-term extension

    (courtesy Packers.com)The Green Bay Packers have signed QB Aaron Rodgers to a long-term contract extension through the 2014 season. Ted Thompson, Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations, announced the signing Friday..

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  23. Sabathia named Clutch Performer of the Year

    (courtesy Brewers.com)According to baseball fans, no player was more "clutch" in 2008 than CC Sabathia.The left-hander won Major League Baseball's Clutch Performer of the Year Award, presented by Pepsi, after a fan vote on MLB...

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  24. Brewers name Macha new manager

    The search for the new Milwaukee Brewers manager has ended. GM Doug Melvin has given the job to former Oakland A's skipper Ken Macha. Macha led the A's to a 368-280 record in four seasons, and won two AL West division titles...

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  25. Brewers extend GM Melvin; Sveum won’t be manager

    (courtesy AP)Doug Melvin will get a three-year contract extension as the general manager of the Milwaukee Brewers, but the team also said Friday that Dale Sveum is no longer under consideration to become manager...

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