";s:4:"text";s:3068:" "It also was a momentous day for reliever Bobby Wahl, who missed all of the 2019 season after tearing an ACL in his right knee pitching in a game during spring training. Braun is now likely to be the regular designated hitter with Garcia in right and Yelich in left, where he won a Gold Glove Award in 2014.
Feyereisen, a hard-throwing righthander, is one of 11 relief pitchers on the Brewers’ 30-man opening day roster. After that, though, the Milwaukee Brewers' manager would like to see things go back to the way they were.
He had a big season at Class AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre in the Yankees’ system last year, going 10-2 with a 2.49 ERA in 40 relief appearances, with seven saves and 94 strikeouts in 61 1/3 innings.Feyereisen will be the only Brewers’ player who will make his major league debut this weekend when the team opens the 2020 season with a three-game series in Chicago. Now, I have a chance for that to happen. It doesn’t really make any sense to us.OF Ryan Braun, CF Lorenzo Cain, RF Avisaíl García, OF Ben Gamel, LF Christian Yelich.Feyereisen, 27, becomes the 10th Wisconsin-born player to suit up for the Brewers and the first since utility player Vinny Rottino (Racine) in 2008.Other than Feyereisen, players who made their first opening day roster included right-hander Adrian Houser, relievers Devin Williams and Eric Yardley, second baseman Keston Hiura and Wahl.The 16-man pitching staff features 11 relief pitchers, including right-hander Mike Morin, a non-roster player added to complete the staff. "We’re excited to have him start opening day.
(Corbin) Burnes has looked awesome. Former Brewers closer Corey Knebel also was injured in that camp, requiring Tommy John reconstructive elbow surgery and now returning to the majors after sitting out the ’19 season.It was a big day for reliever J.P. Feyereisen, who will be making his major-league debut. March 30, 2014 * non-roster invitee (3) % making fi rst career Opening Day roster appearance (5) To be a kid growing up in River Falls and listening to Bob Uecker on the radio announcing the Brewers' games. He was traded to the New York Yankees in 2016 in the huge Andrew Miller deal and acquired by the Brewers last September.
I always dreamed of pitching at Miller Park and having him say my name over the radio. "I've followed the Brewers all these years, ever since I was a kid, and now I'm on the team.
Full Milwaukee Brewers roster for the 2020 season including position, height, weight, birthdate, years of experience, and college. Feyereisen is a native of River Falls and pitched for UW-Stevens Point before being drafted by Cleveland in the 16th round in 2014.