Badenhop returns to the National League with the Brewers
Badenhop pitched to a 3.03 ERA and 42/12 K/BB ratio over 62 1/3 innings out the Rays’ bullpen this past season. Known as a ground ball pitcher Badenhop gave up six home runs while pitching for Tampa Bay in 2012, after surrendering just one with the Miami Marlins in 2011. It’s
Mondesi, the 20-year-old son of former major league outfielder Raul Mondesi, has a .243/.305/.371 batting line and a .675 OPS over his first three seasons in pro ball.
Mondesi did not rank among the Brewers top 30 prospects this past season.
Mondesi, Jr. signed as a 17-year-old free agent in 2010 and has yet to advance beyond the rookie-league level.