Brewers sign Willis to minor league deal

Milwaukee, WI ( – Left-hander Dontrelle Willis, who hasn’t
appeared in a major league game since 2011, signed a minor league contract
with the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday.

The deal includes an invitation to spring training.

Willis made 13 starts for the Cincinnati Reds in 2011, going 1-6 with a 5.00
earned run average.

The 2003 NL Rookie of the Year and two-time All-Star, Willis has a career
72-69 record with a 4.17 ERA in 205 games — 202 starts — with the Marlins,
Tigers, Diamondbacks and Reds.