Brewers to hold 1 pm press conference; reports are they will announce a new GM
Posted: Sep 21, 2015 12:11 PM CDT | Updated: Sep 21, 2015 1:07 PM CDT
The Milwaukee Brewers will host a press conference at 1 p.m. CT today at Miller Park.
It is expected they will announce 30-year-old David Stearns their new general manager.
Melvin announced in August that he was stepping down after 13 seasons.
When Melvin announced stepping down, the team said it would look for younger candidates with knowledge of analytics.
Stearns is a 2007 Harvard graduate who appears to have an analytics background, but also gained hands-on experience in every aspect of helping to run a front office over the past three seasons as Luhnow's top aide.
He's going to be the youngest GM in the majors.vid Stearns their new general manager.