Monday, April 15, 2019
How they were built: Milwaukee Brewers
The Brewers have become one of baseball's best teams the past few years, with a stellar bullpen and outfield. This is how they were built.
Grandal signed a one year deal with an option for 2020 in January.
Pina was acquired from the Tigers in December 2015 with Javier Betancourt for Fransisco Rodriguez.
Aguilar was claimed off waivers from the Indians in February 2017.
Shaw was acquired from the Red Sox in December 2016 with Josh Pennington, Mauricio Dubon and Yeison Coca for Tyler Thornburg.
Arcia signed in October 2010 as an amateur free agent.
Moustakas was acquired in July from the Royals for Brett Phillips and Jorge Lopez.
Perez was claimed off waivers from the Tigers in June 2015.
Thames signed with the Brewers in November 2016.
Yelich was acquired in January 2018 from the Marlins for Lewis Brinson, Isan Diaz, Monte Harrison and Jordan Yamamoto.
Cain signed a five year deal with the Brewers in January 2018.
Braun was drafted 5th overall in 2005.
Gamel was acquired in December from the Mariners with Noah Zavolas for Domingo Santana.
Chacin signed a two year deal with the Brewers in December 2017.
Davies was acquired from the Orioles in July 2015 for Gerardo Parra.
Peralta was acquired in December 2015 with Carlos Herrera and Daniel Missaki for Adam Lind.
Burnes was drafted in the 4th round in 2016.
Woodruff was drafted in the 11th round in 2014.
Guerra was claimed off waivers from the White Sox in December 2015.
Anderson was acquired in January 2016 from the Diamondbacks with Isan Diaz and Aaron Hill for Jean Segura and Tyler Wagner.
Petricka signed with the Brewers in January.
Albers signed a two year deal with the Brewers in January 2018.
Wilson signed with the Brewers in March.
Barnes was a 14th round pick in 2011.
Claudio was acquired from the Rangers in December for a 2019 draft pick.
Hader was acquired in July 2015 from the Astros with Domingo Santana, Brett Phillips and Adrian Houser for Carlos Gomez, Mike Fiers and cash.
Knebel was acquired in January 2015 from the Rangers with Marcos Diplan and Luis Sardinas for Yovani Gallardo and cash.
Jeffress was acquired in July 2017 from the Rangers for Tayler Scott.
Nelson was drafted in the 2nd round in 2010.