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Milwaukee will look for an experienced starter to bolster their rotation this winter.
Melvin indeed will be looking for an experienced starting pitcher as well as some bullpen help…
The Brewers may also discuss A’s right-hander Brandon McCarthy, but Haudricourt emphasizes that with all the possible signings it will come down to not only affordability, but also whether the player is the right fit for the team.
With the club attempting to cut payroll, they are unlikely to try to bring Zack Greinke back, as his price tag as a free agent will be too high for the Brewers to take on. Even without Prince Fielder, Milwaukee’s payroll in 2012 was the highest in team history at $97.6 million.