Roster moves: Hawkins, Kottaras, McClendon, Greinke
The Brewers are busy today. Here are some roster moves just announced:
– RHP Mike McClendon has been optioned to Nashville.
– RHP LaTroy Hawkins has been reinstated from the 15-day DL.
– C George Kottaras has been assigned outright to Nashville. Kottaras will join Nashville on Saturday.
With Kottaras’ removal, the Brewers 40-man roster stands at 38.
The Brewers also announced that Zack Greinke’s rehab assignment would be transferred from Class A Brevard County to Triple-A Nashville. Greinke is scheduled to start on Sunday, when the Sounds host Omaha at 1 p.m. CT. Greinke will not count against the Sounds roster limit while on rehab.
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