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  • • Mets denied permission to interview Brewers' David Stearns for top front office role, per report
    Stearns was said to be on New York's short list of front office targets...2021
  • Brewers deny Mets permission to interview David Stearns for front-office opening
    • Brewers deny Mets permission to interview David Stearns for front-office opening
    The Brewers have officially denied permission to allow the Mets to talk to Milwaukee president of baseball operations David Stearns to run the Mets baseball department, The Post has learned....2021
  • • Brewers Deny Mets Permission To Interview David Stearns
    The Mets will not be permitted to interview Brewers president of baseball operations David Stearns for their comparable position, according to Joel Sherman of the New York Post. More to come…...2021
  • • David Stearns May Have Vesting Option For 2023
    As the Mets continue their search for a new president of baseball operations, they may have to change tack, according to Andy Martino of SNY. It has long been reported that the top tier of their preferred candidates included Theo Epstein, Billy Beane and David Stearns. Martino reports that the Mets’ confidence of landing any…...2021
  • • Brewers Notes: Hiura, Yelich, Stearns
    The Brewers were bumped from the postseason earlier this week, losing their Division Series against the Braves. Milwaukee president of baseball operations David Stearns met with the media (including Will Sammon of the Athletic and Adam McCalvy of MLB.com) this afternoon to review the 2021 campaign and discuss the club’s upcoming offseason. Keston Hiura will…...2021
  • Brewers stumped over Yelich's woes at plate
    • Brewers stumped over Yelich's woes at plate
    Brewers president of baseball operations David Stearns says nobody has been able to figure out the cause of Christian Yelich's hitting struggles over the past couple of seasons....2021
  • Mets could pry David Stearns from Brewers with potential trade
    • Mets could pry David Stearns from Brewers with potential trade
    The Brewers’ elimination from the postseason could soon provide the Mets with clarity about one potential candidate for their president of baseball operations vacancy....2021
  • With Theo Epstein out, Mets’ remaining options come with hurdles: Sherman
    • With Theo Epstein out, Mets’ remaining options come with hurdles: Sherman
    Billy Beane and David Stearns are the Mets' top two choices for the president of baseball operations vacancy....2021
  • Theo Epstein, Steve Cohen quickly decide Mets marriage won’t work
    • Theo Epstein, Steve Cohen quickly decide Mets marriage won’t work
    The Mets could now consider other big fish, such as Oakland’s Billy Beane or Milwaukee’s David Stearns....2021
  • • Mets To Contact Theo Epstein; Plan To Ask Permission About Billy Beane, David Stearns
    The Mets’ search for a new president of baseball operations will lead to a chat with Theo Epstein, as MLB Network’s Jon Heyman reports (Twitter link) that the Mets are planning to get in touch with Epstein “soon.”  Athletics executive VP Billy Beane and Brewers president of baseball operations David Stearns are also on the…...2021

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David Stearns injury and suspension

  • • John Curtiss Undergoes Tommy John Surgery
    Brewers reliever John Curtiss recently underwent Tommy John surgery, general manager David Stearns told reporters (including Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel). The right-hander is not expected to return until 2023. That’s not especially surprising news, as Curtiss tore the UCL in his throwing elbow during an appearance last month. While Curtiss was hoping to avoid a…...2021
  • • Brewers Place Christian Yelich, Jace Peterson On COVID List
    The Brewers have placed Christian Yelich and Jace Peterson on the COVID-related injury list, president of baseball operations David Stearns told reporters (including MLB.com’s Adam McCalvy).  Yelich has tested positive for COVID-19 while Peterson is on the list due to contact tracing.  Stearns noted that Yelich has already been fully vaccinated, and the outfielder is…...2021
  • • Brewers Provide Updates On Corey Knebel, Others
    The Brewers had a wide slate of injured players during Spring Training — some expected to be key contributors in 2020 — and president of baseball operations David Stearns tells Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee-Journal Sentinel that most are progressing well through their rehab. Former closer Corey Knebel, who underwent Tommy John surgery last spring,…...2020
  • • Report: Craig Kimbrel moving ‘closer’ to making free agency decision
    Veteran reliever Craig Kimbrel is apparently making some progress with finding a team to pitch for, but where he will end up remains a mystery. Jon Morosi of MLB.com reports that Kimbrel is getting “closer” to picking a team to sign with, though no clear favorite has emerged. The Milwaukee Brewers are one of the teams that has been linked to Kimbrel, and their level of interest will depend on whet...2019
  • • Brewers GM open to looking at Craig Kimbrel signing
    The Milwaukee Brewers got bad news about reliever Corey Knebel on Friday, sparking speculation that the team may more aggressively pursue free agent reliever Craig Kimbrel. Knebel will undergo Tommy John surgery, leaving a hole in the back of the Milwaukee bullpen. General manager David Stearns wouldn’t rule out a pursuit of Kimbrel in response, but wouldn’t commit to it, either. It had been repor...2019
  • • Brewers’ Corey Knebel headed for second opinion on damaged UCL
    Milwaukee Brewers reliever Corey Knebel is headed for a second opinion on his elbow as he deals with a damaged UCL. Knebel took a break from throwing this week due to elbow problems. The Brewers acknowledged Thursday there is an issue with the All-Star closer. Manager Craig Counsell said Knebel had been pitching with the issue for a long time and will go for a second opinion. Brewers GM David Stea...2019
  • • Corey Knebel headed for elbow exam
    Brewers closer Corey Knebel will have his right elbow examined today, manager Craig Counsell revealed to reporters (via Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel). The Athletic’s Robert Murray had previously written that he was taking a step back from throwing due to elbow discomfort. Counsell acknowledged that there is some cause for concern. The Knebel injury makes it all the more appare...2019
  • • Brewers face tough decision on Erik Kratz
    The Brewers are facing a decision on veteran catcher Erik Kratz, as Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel details. With Yasmani Grandal and Manny Pina ahead of Kratz on the depth chart, Kratz’s days with the organization seem numbered. The 38-year-old is out of minor league options, and the Brewers only plan to carry two catchers on the roster to open the season. A move to either trade...2019
  • • Brewers’ Bobby Wahl Suffers Torn ACL
    Brewers reliever Bobby Wahl has suffered a torn ACL in his right knee and will likely miss the 2019 season, Adam McCalvy of MLB.com was among those to report. Wahl incurred the injury while pitching, making it a particularly rare occurrence, general manager David Stearns pointed out (via Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel).…...2019
  • • Brewers pitcher Bobby Wahl suffers torn ACL
    Brewers reliever Bobby Wahl has suffered a torn ACL in his right knee and will likely miss the 2019 season, Adam McCalvy of MLB.com was among those to report. Wahl incurred the injury while pitching, making it a particularly rare occurrence, general manager David Stearns pointed out (via Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel). Stearns acquired the 26-year-old Wahl from the Mets this pa...2019

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David Stearns trade, contract, salary rumors

  • • Mets could pry David Stearns from Brewers with potential trade
    The Brewers’ elimination from the postseason could soon provide the Mets with clarity about one potential candidate for their president of baseball operations vacancy....2021
  • • Latest On David Stearns’ Contract Status
    The length of David Stearns’ last contract extension with the Brewers wasn’t made public when the deal was announced in January 2019, though according to ESPN.com’s Buster Olney, Stearns’ pact will be up at the end of the 2022 season.  Details of Stearns’ first contract with the team also weren’t known, though given the reported…...2021
  • • Brewers Release Brad Boxberger, Jordan Zimmermann
    The Brewers have released veteran right-handers Brad Boxberger and Jordan Zimmermann, president of baseball operations David Stearns announced to reporters Friday (Twitter link via Adam McCalvy of MLB.com). Though both are now free agents, Stearns noted that he hopes to be able to re-sign both to new minor league deals. Both players were Article XX(B)…...2021
  • • Assessing Brodie Van Wagenen’s Trades
    If you’re an MLBTR fan, then you know we’ve recently been asking readers to evaluate the trade histories of various high-ranking executives (or former execs) from around Major League Baseball. We’ve already polled you on Diamondbacks GM Mike Hazen, recently fired Astros president Jeff Luhnow, Brewers president of baseball ops David Stearns, Angels GM Billy Eppler, Rockies GM Jeff...2020
  • • GM Trade History: Angels’ Billy Eppler
    It’s not always fair to judge baseball operations leaders for free agent signings. In many cases, the biggest contracts are negotiated to varying extents by ownership. The same can hold true of major extensions. It’s just tough to know from the outside. There’s obviously involvement from above in trade scenarios as well. But when it comes to exchanging rights to some players for others, it stands ...2020
  • • GM Trade History: Brewers’ David Stearns
    It’s not always fair to judge baseball operations leaders for free agent signings. In many cases, the biggest contracts are negotiated to varying extents by ownership. The same can hold true of major extensions. It’s just tough to know from the outside. There’s obviously involvement from above in trade scenarios as well. But when it…...2020
  • • Yankees, Dodgers, Mets reportedly in market for Josh Hader
    With the top end of the relief market going off the board early, teams looking for elite pen arms have been eyeing trade possibilities. The most intriguing of those: star Brewers lefty Josh Hader, who was recently reported to have been made available in talks. Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic recently updated the market situation (subscription link). Left-handed American League East hitters will be p...2019
  • • Brewers still open to signing free agent closer Craig Kimbrel
    Multiple reports over the past few weeks have linked the Brewers to free-agent closer Craig Kimbrel, though there have also been indications that the team doesn’t have the payroll available to sign the seven-time All-Star. However, owner Mark Attanasio didn’t slam the door shut on a potential Kimbrel signing Saturday, telling Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel that whether the Brewe...2019
  • • Brewers GM open to looking at Craig Kimbrel signing
    The Milwaukee Brewers got bad news about reliever Corey Knebel on Friday, sparking speculation that the team may more aggressively pursue free agent reliever Craig Kimbrel. Knebel will undergo Tommy John surgery, leaving a hole in the back of the Milwaukee bullpen. General manager David Stearns wouldn’t rule out a pursuit of Kimbrel in response, but wouldn’t commit to it, either. It had been repor...2019
  • • Brewers face tough decision on Erik Kratz
    The Brewers are facing a decision on veteran catcher Erik Kratz, as Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel details. With Yasmani Grandal and Manny Pina ahead of Kratz on the depth chart, Kratz’s days with the organization seem numbered. The 38-year-old is out of minor league options, and the Brewers only plan to carry two catchers on the roster to open the season. A move to either trade...2019

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  • • Latest On Mets’ Front Office Search
    The Mets’ front office search has led into the front offices of opposing teams, with mixed results thus far.  The Mets had interest in speaking with Brewers president of baseball operations David Stearns, but the Brewers denied the Mets’ request, MLB.com’s Jon Paul Morosi reports.  In a follow-up tweet from Morosi, he reports that New…...2020
  • • Report: Brewers to sign Cory Spangenberg
    The Brewers are in agreement on a one-year, major league contract with infielder Cory Spangenberg, according to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic. The deal, which is pending a physical, appears to be a split contract, as Rosenthal notes that Spangenberg would earn $1.2M in the majors and $250K in the minors. Spangenberg is represented by Jet Sports. Milwaukee is known to be in the market for infield o...2018
  • • Contending Crew should go all in
    David Stearns, who helped Jeff Luhnow build the Astros into baseball's newest powerhouse, was hired as Milwaukee's general manager about 21 months ago. He and manager Craig Counsell, whom he wisely kept on, have the Brewers atop the National League Central standings at the dawn of July....2017
  • • Scott Miller's Starting 9: Room Service Pennant Race Awaits Red Sox in AL East
    2016
  • • NL Central Notes: Brewers, Pirates, Cardinals
    The prospects the Brewers have acquired during their rebuild have drawn plenty of attention, but the work general manager David Stearns did buying low on veterans during his first offseason at the helm shouldn’t be overlooked, as Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel notes. The two biggest success stories resulting from Stearns’ offseason dumpster…...2016
  • • Jonathan Lucroy Reportedly Vetoed Trade to Cleveland Indians
    2016
  • • Jonathan Lucroy to Indians: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction
    2016
  • • David Stearns Q&A: How MLB's Youngest GM Is Building for the Future
    2016
  • • MLB Draft 2016: Teams with Best Overall Results and Grades
    2016
  • • Brewers look to set foundation for improvement during spring training
    MILWAUKEE -- Wins and losses won't necessarily define the Milwaukee Brewers this season.Given the turnover on the roster and the youth movement at Miller Park, success might be better measured in other ways.Milwaukee is rebuilding, and manager Craig Counsell will start to lay down the foundation for the future in spring training."When we get to spring training we start preparing for the season. Yo...2016

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  • • GM Trade History: Angels’ Billy Eppler
    2020
  • • Brewers GM David Stearns’ wedding included Miller Park replica cake (pic)
    Milwaukee Brewers general manager David Stearns got hitched over the weekend and an impressive nod to his professional life stole the show at the reception. Amid the other sweets and treats featured at the reception spread was a remarkably realistic Miller Park replica that served as the groom’s cake during the festivities. Now that’s a groom’s cake fit for a GM! We’ll take a whole section! #Brew...2017
  • • Scott Miller's Starting 9: Room Service Pennant Race Awaits Red Sox in AL East
    2016
  • • Brewers Ship Aaron Hill Up to Boston
    Finally, the moment that fans of the Milwaukee Brewers have all been waiting for has arrived. As of July 7th, trade season has officially begun for our beloved local nine. INF Aaron Hill and cash have been traded to Boston in exchange for RHP Aaron Wilkerson and 2B Wendell Rijo. — #VoteBraun (@Brewers) July 7, 2016 Aaron Hill wasn’t technically a sign-and-flip player, but he essentially served ...2016
  • • Scott Miller's Starting 9: Shopping Season Underway at Nashville Winter Meetings
    2015

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  • • Jonathan Lucroy Exercises No-Trade Clause, Vetoes Deal To Indians
    10:35am: Brewers GM David Stearns tells reporters that Lucroy talks with the Indians are “totally dead” (Twitter link via MLB.com’s Adam McCalvy), while Paul Hoynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer tweets that the Indians are no longer negotiating with Lucroy. 10:29am: Yahoo’s Jeff Passan reports (via Twitter) that Lucroy asked the Indians to void his…...2016
  • • Jonathan Lucroy to Indians: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction
    2016
  • • David Stearns Hired as Brewers GM: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction
    2015
  • • Where Would the Houston Astros Be Today If They Never Left the NL?
    2015
  • • Crew acquires OF Flores in deal with Mariners
    The Brewers' trading spree continued Friday, when GM David Stearns sent infielder Luis Sardinas to the Mariners for outfielder Ramon Flores in a swap of young players who'd already been traded once this year....2015
  • • Brewers to name 30-year-old David Stearns GM
    Brewers to name 30-year-old David Stearns GM...2015
  • • Brewers To Sign Chris Carter
    The Brewers have agreed to a one-year, $2.5MM contract with slugging first baseman Chris Carter, reports Kristie Rieken of the Associated Press (Twitter link). Carter’s contract also contains incentives that can boost the value of his deal. The agreement will reunite the Sports Management Partners client with GM David Stearns, who served as assistant GM…...2016
  • • Jimmy Nelson Out For Season
    The Brewers announced that Jimmy Nelson will miss the rest of the season with a right rotator cuff strain and a partial anterior labrum tear. General manager David Stearns said Saturday that it’s unclear whether Nelson will require surgery, according to Todd Rosiak of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (on Twitter). The premature end to Nelson’s…...2017
  • • Mets To Contact Theo Epstein; Plan To Ask Permission About Billy Beane, David Stearns
    2021
  • • Theo Epstein, Steve Cohen quickly decide Mets marriage won’t work
    2021
  • • Brewers Acquire Jonathan Villar From Astros
    The Brewers announced that they’ve acquired shortstop Jonathan Villar from the Astros in exchange for minor league right-hander Cy Sneed. Villar will be reunited with former Astros assistant GM David Stearns, who is now the general manager in Milwaukee. Villar, 24 (25 in May), provides the Brewers with some much-needed infield depth. Unlike fellow infielder…...2015
  • • Source: Brewers pick Astros' Stearns as GM
    A source confirmed to MLB.com Sunday that the Brewers are poised to fill their general manager vacancy with 30-year-old Harvard graduate David Stearns, who spent the last seasons as the Astros' assistant GM....2015
  • • Jean Segura to Diamondbacks in 5-Player Trade: Latest Details and Reaction
    2016
  • • Scott Miller's Starting 9: Shopping Season Underway at Nashville Winter Meetings
    2015

David Stearns fantasy rankings and news

  • • The 2016 Milwaukee Brewers Fantasy Team Preview
    Relatively speaking, the PECOTA forecasting system likes the 2016 Brewers. While they are still projected to finish well short of the playoffs, a 78-84 final record would represent a ten-win improvement on the tire fire that was 2015. A lot of people are sleeping on the Brewers, or so the projections seem to think. But a big part of that is a defense that is supposed to be better than average–whic...2016

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  • • Brewers still open to signing free agent closer Craig Kimbrel
    2019
  • • Brewers’ GM admits mistake on Jonathan Schoop trade
    When you’re a general manager, it’s inevitable that you’re going to make a trade that doesn’t work out. Rarely, though, does one own up to it like Milwaukee Brewers general manager David Stearns did on Friday. Stearns admitted that his move to acquire Jonathan Schoop from the Baltimore Orioles didn’t work, and even took full responsibility for its failure. The Brewers acquired Schoop hoping he cou...2018
  • • Stearns confident with Brewers' pitching staff
    "We'll find out." That's how Brewers general manager David Stearns responded when asked whether he remained confident he made the right call not paying the high prospect prices demanded for a starting pitcher three weeks ago at the non-waiver Trade Deadline....2018
  • • MLB, Brewers respond to Josh Hader’s offensive tweets
    In the wake of offensive tweets discovered last night from Milwaukee Brewers relief pitcher Josh Hader’s account several years ago, MLB and Milwaukee Brewers have now responded publicly.In MLB’s statement, commissioner Rob Manfred announced the league would not suspend the 24-year-old after he expressed remorse and apologized publicly to reporter’s following the All-Star Game.However, the league d...2018
  • • Which team seems to have best chance at landing Machado?
    The Manny Machado sweepstakes are getting hot. Over the weekend, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reported that the Los Angeles Dodgers and Milwaukee Brewers were the leading candidates (in a deep field) for the Baltimore Orioles slugger.On Monday, Jon Morosi of MLB.com theorized that Milwaukee is best positioned to acquire Machado. He cited the Brewers’ outfield depth, as well as their starting pitc...2018
  • • NL Central Notes: Brewers, Reds, Pirates
    Reiterating a familiar stance for the Brewers this offseason, GM David Stearns says that the club has confidence in its current group of starters, but they’re exploring upgrades (via Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel). “We’ve explored a variety of starting pitching options out there, and have a pretty good sense of what the market is,” Stearns said…...2018
  • • Brewers GM: Team talked to Ryan Braun about move to first
    The big-name arrivals this week of Christian Yelich (via trade) and Lorenzo Cain (via free agency) could mean some major lineup shuffling for the Milwaukee Brewers next season.Brewers general manager David Stearns said on Friday that the team has spoken to former National League MVP outfielder Ryan Braun about the possibility of moving to first base, per Bob Nightengale of USA TODAY Sports. The 34...2018
  • • NL Notes: Brewers, Padres, Mets
    A quick look around the National League… The Brewers are arguably in position to spend big on a free agent starting pitcher this offseason, but it’s unlikely to happen “unless prices come down,” Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel writes. General manager David Stearns claims he’s “comfortable” with the team’s current rotation options &#...2018
  • • Source: Brewers in talks with reliever Logan
    After addressing the starting rotation just before Christmas, it appears the Brewers' bullpen is next on general manager David Stearns' to-do list....2017
  • • Starting pitching is Brewers' priority
    Milwaukee stunned many observers by entering the All-Star break with a 5 1/2-game lead in the National League Central. And now Brewers general manager David Stearns is poised to address perhaps the biggest reason the Cubs ultimately eclipsed his team in the second half: a shortage of proven high-end starting pitching....2017

David Stearns rumors, scandals

  • • Brewers GM open to looking at Craig Kimbrel signing
    2019
  • • Scott Miller's Starting 9: Room Service Pennant Race Awaits Red Sox in AL East
    2016
  • • David Stearns Q&A: How MLB's Youngest GM Is Building for the Future
    2016
  • • MLB Rumors: Top Trade Buzz Surrounding 2015 Winter Meetings
    2015
  • • Scott Miller's Starting 9: Shopping Season Underway at Nashville Winter Meetings
    2015

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