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Brew Crew Ball Jan 11, 2019
Brewers avoid all arbitration hearings, agree to deals with 6 players

Brewers avoid all arbitration hearings, agree to deals with 6 players

David Stearns will have a better idea of where his payroll sits after avoiding arbitration entirely this winter The Brewers have typically avoided arbitration hearings in the past, and that remains true this year. The team is announcing that it’s reached deals with the six remaining players they had that were arbitration-eligible: Junior Guerra, Corey Knebel, Zach Davies, Travis Shaw, Alex Claudio and Manny Pina. The following players have agreed to 1-year contracts, avoiding arbitration: C Manny Piña (w/club option for 2020), INF Travis Shaw, LHP Alex Claudio, RHP Zach Davies, RHP...
Brew Crew Ball Dec 26, 2018
Travis Shaw’s hidden breakout season

Travis Shaw’s hidden breakout season

The underlying numbers reveal that Shaw was a better hitter in 2018 than he had ever been before. While Christian Yelich and Lorenzo Cain are the names that come to mind when thinking of David Stearns’ best acquisitions, Travis Shaw should rank highly on that list as well. After being acquired for Tyler Thornburg prior to the 2017 season, Shaw proceeded to break out with the Brewers. He slashed .273/.349/.513 for a 120 wRC+ to go along with a career-high 31 home runs. Shaw followed that up with a strong 2018 season, slashing .241/.345/.480 for a 119 wRC+. He also bested his home run total...

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