1. Getting Lei’ed No More: MLB Ends Lease with Hawaii Winter League

    In less-than-relevant and barely sad news, Major League Baseball has ended its relationship with Hawaii Winter Baseball, failing to renew the lease with the league that expired at the conclusion of the 2008 season...

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  2. Milwaukee Brewers In the News: Dec. 17

    Brewers News - Gabe Kapler won This Year in Baseball’s Top Play for his amazing outfield catch in LA. Congrats, Gabe...I truly hope you come back for another year in MKE. - Jeremy Jeffress has caught Rotoprofessor’s eye...

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  3. Milwaukee Brewers: In the News (Dec. 16)

    Brewers News - As posted earlier today by Jared, the Brewers are close to signing Chris Capuano to a minor league deal. I like it. - The Hardball Times lists Corey Hart as a bounce-back player to watch next season...

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  4. Capuano to Sign Minor-League Deal With Brewers

    The Brewers are reportedly close to signing lefty Chris Capuano to an incentive-laden minor-league deal for 2009...

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  5. Bill Hall: Eyes on Improvement

    Not pictured, epic homer. A topic we neglected to touch on during last week’s Winter Meetings was Bill Hall’s recent LASIK eye surgery...

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  6. Milwaukee Brewers "In the News": Dec. 15

    Brewers News - Jon Heyman of SI.com lists the Brewers among the “losers” from the Winter Meetings. - Buster Olney of ESPN says the Brewers need starting pitching and a closer...

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  7. Quantifying Defense

    The discussion has been brewing all over the blogosphere over the past few days of the winter with such moves as the Mariners trade of JJ Putz for some defensive studs as well as ...

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  8. Melvin, Moyer and Me: A Dream Realized

    I can see it now, and it's beautiful! With CC Sabathia having signed elsewhere, Ben Sheets basically told to sign elsewhere and seemingly no immediate front of the rotation pitching ...

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  9. RFB Offseason Roundtable: Winter Meetings

    This Week’s Topic: How was Winter Meetings Week for you? Joe - This year’s Winter Meetings, for me, were…well…fine. That’s it. My emotions never got “down” and they certainly didn’t get high...

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  10. Brewers in the News: Dec. 12

    Brewers News - Thursday yielded no major moves for Milwaukee, but they did make a nice Rule 5 Draft pickup in RHP Eduardo Morlan: The 22-year-old excelled in the minors, posting insane K/IP rates...

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  11. Milwaukee Brewers Rule 5 Draft Update

    Not as pressing news as the Cameron updates (below), but Brewers minor league catcher Lou Palmisano was taken by the Orioles in the ongoing Rule 5 draft. They’ll reportedly trade him to Houston...

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  12. Report: Mike Cameron traded to New York Yankees for some Melk(y)

    ESPN is reporting this morning the Brewers are trading Mike Cameron for Melky Cabrera. Mike Cameron, who I believe was a very good influence on our outfield defense, only had one ...

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  13. In the News (12/11)

    Brewers News - OK, so everyone knows the big news of the day… CC Sabathia signed with the New York Yankees for seven years and $161 million. There is an opt out clause after the third season...

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  14. Report: CC Sabathia to Sign With New York Yankees

    Though nothing has been made official at MLB.com, or even Yankees.com, on the Sabathia contract front, the New York Post’s Joel Sherman is reporting CC Sabathia has signed a six-year contract worth “at least $140 million...

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  15. Cashman to Meet With Sabathia for Third Time

    A late report from Tom Haudricourt’s blog cites a Newsday article that claims Yankees GM Brian Cashman left the Winter Meetings to meet with the Sabathia family in San Fracisco, reportedly to talk Mrs...

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  16. Milwaukee Brewers: In the News (Dec. 9)

    Brewers News - As stated earlier, Mike Lamb was signed for a year at the rate of $400K - Bill Hall didn’t make a pitch for CC to stay. Way to stay un-clutch, William. Rumors and Speculation - C...

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  17. Mike Lamb Re-Signed By Brewers

    JS’s Tom Haudricourt reports the Brewers will announce they’ve signed free agent third baseman Mike Lamb today...

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  18. Milwaukee Brewers: In the News (Dec. 9)

    Brewers News - The Brewers signed reliever Todd Coffey to a one-year deal. The base salary will be $800,000 with a possible $200,000 additional in bonuses. - Mike Lamb is very close to signing a deal with the Brewers...

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  19. Evaluating a Bill Hall/Mike Lamb Platoon

    When I read “In The News” today about the potential idea of a Mike Lamb/Bill Hall platoon at 3B, I knew immediately that I would not be a fan...

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  20. Sheets in Vegas: Not Burning Bridges

    According to foxsports.com’s blog, Ben Sheets has arrived in Vegas with the news that the Yankees and Rangers may be interested in his services. When asked if he’d consider a return to Milwaukee, Big Ben plainly said “Everything’s

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  21. Todd Coffey Re-Signs with Milwaukee Brewers

    The Brewers have inked reliever Todd Coffey to a one-year $800,000 contract, according to Troy Renck of the Denver Post. Coffey can earn an additional $200,000 in performance bonuses as well...

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  22. Milwaukee Brewers: Frontrunners for CC Sabathia?

    The Brewers may be closing in on a deal to resign ace CC Sabathia, according to George A. King III of the New York Post: Prior to Yankee GM Brian Cashman’s meeting with CC Sabathia ...

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  23. Milwaukee Brewers: In the News (Dec. 8)

    Brewers News - Sheets declined arbitration. His time as a Brewer is very likely over. The Brewers will get a first-round pick and a sandwich pick if he signs with another team (unless ...

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  24. In the News (12/6)

    Brewers News - Eric Seidman of FanGraphs analyzes the Jorge Julio signing and says, “Julio looks like a pretty good signing relative to his projected contribution, base salary, and the incentive likely to kick in...

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  25. RFB Offseason Roundtable - Realistic Trade?

    This Week’s Topic: With the winter meetings starting next week, come up with a realistic trade idea for the Brewers Joe - I’m taking the high road on this one...

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