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07.28.2012 | | Posted at 05:04 PM
By Nicole
With the emergence of Martin Maldonado both at the plate and defensively, George Kottaras had become rather irrelevant for the Brewers. When Jonathan Lucroy returned from the DL, it was Kottaras who was the odd man out and was DFA'd. (A move we weren't sure would happen, since Maldonado has remaining options and could have been sent back to Nashville). Unfortunately for the ladies on Milwaukee, th...
01.12.2012 | | Posted at 07:10 PM
By Nicole
Three of the Brewers eight arbitration eligible players have recently signed one-year contracts. George Kottaras signed in mid-December. The terms of the contract have not become available. He will likely be the back-up catcher behind Jonathan Lucroy again this season. Kottaras, 28, batted .252 with five homers and six doubles in 49 games last season. He also hit for the cycle in 2011. Carlos Gome...