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We are 55 days away from pitchers and catchers reporting to Maryvale Baseball Park for spring training, and the Milwaukee Brewers appear to have taken a couple of days off this week to celebrate the holidays. With 2014 winding down, Adam McCalvy of MLB.com has a year in review.
Of course, once the front office returns from their holiday break they’ll have plenty more to do to get the 2015 Brewers ready for Opening Day. Their most pressing need likely remains in the bullpen, and over the holidays a couple of writers came forward with suggestions: Brew Crew Ball user Atta Kid suggests they buy low on former Yankee and Tiger Joba Chamberlain and Pete Schwictenberg of Rant Sports says it seems increasingly likely we’ll see Francisco Rodriguez back for a fifth season in Milwaukee.
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