Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun suffered a back injury during the season and had surgery shortly after it ended. He plans on showing up for training camp, but warns he may not be 100%.
Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy has been the subject of controversy since baseball season ended. Lucroy missed a lot of time in 2015 with injuries, so it's likely that the Brewers will try to trade him in the near future as they overhaul their team.
The Milwaukee Brewers acquired San Diego Padres prospect Rymer Liriano in exchange for minor-leaguer Trevor Seidenberger. Liriano will remain on the Brewers roster while designated outfielder Shane Peterson was sent on assignment to make room for the young outfielder.
Retired Milwauke Brewer and former home run leader Hank Aaron was honored by Japan for his contributions to diversity in baseball. Aaron has teamed up with Japanese home run leader Sanarahu Oh for the last 25 years to put on the World Children's Baseball Fair to promote diversity in baseball.
Houston Astrons first baseman Chris Carter became a free agent in December. After dealing Adam Lind to the Seattle Mariners, the Milwaukee Brewers signed Carter and reunited him with general manager David Stearns.
The only thing consistent about the corner infield spots for the Milwaukee Brewers in 2013 was that they were constantly changing. Injuries led to a revolving door on both sides of the infield for the Crew.
Jonathan Lucroy tied for the major-league lead in RBI by a catcher in 2013 and in a season filled with injuries and disappointment for the Milwaukee Brewers emerged as a legitimate middle-of-the-order hitter.
The Milwaukee Brewers had the worst starting rotation in the National League in the first half. But after the All-Star break, the Crew starters were among baseball's best.
Starting pitcher Marco Estrada, reliever Burke Badenhop and corner infielder Juan Francisco are the only three Milwaukee Brewers who appear to be eligible for arbitration this winter. The Brewers will have until the end of November to decide whether or not to offer the players a contract or arbitration.
The Milwaukee Brewers bullpen took some huge steps forward in 2013, even more than what would have been expected after finishing 2012 with the worst relief corps in the majors.