#Brewers avoid arbitration with RHP Marco Estrada at $3.325 M and 1B Juan Francisco at $1.35 M. Both have additional performance bonuses.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "The Milwaukee Brewers were hoping for five innings from Marco Estrada against the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday night. The scoreless outing with one hit no walks and six strikeouts? It was an unexpected and much-welcomed bonus from the right-hander who was making his first start since..." August 08
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "Marco Estrada was moving around better in the Milwaukee Brewers' clubhouse Tuesday, one day after suffering a strained left hamstring. Well enough to make his next scheduled start Saturday? Probably not, as it turns out. "I don't know if this start's going to happen or not," Estrada said...." June 05
Estrada could be a DL situation. That decision will determine whether Mike Fiers or someone else starts Sat. Details coming to the site.
Good catch by our friend Chris Han at dot-com HQ: #Brewers have shuffled rotation. Burgos comes back Saturday, Estrada bumped to Monday.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "It was business as usual in the Milwaukee Brewers' clubhouse Sunday morning, except for a couple extra well-known faces back in the daily card game. Pitchers Yovani Gallardo and Marco Estrada, fresh off their experience in the World Baseball Classic, rejoined the team a day after Team Mexico..." March 11