Brewers improve defensively and offensively with Grandal signing January 10th, 2019, SIS Featured Catcher Yasmani Grandal has agreed to a one-year, $18.25 million contract with the Milwaukee Brewers, as reported by Jeff Passan. Ken Rosenthal claimed that Grandal turned down a four-year, $60 million contract with the New York Mets earlier in the offseason. The former Dodger also turned down the one-year, $17.9 million qualifying offer. Grandal was the premier catching free agent this offseason. He had a difficult playoffs with the Dodgers, but he provided 3.3 bWAR in 2018 for the National League West franchise. It was widely expected that Grandal would receive a multi-year deal – Milwaukee have got themselves a bargain. Click here to read the rest of the article on franchisesports.co.uk.