The Milwaukee Brewers signed catcher Wil Nieves to a 1-year deal on Friday.
Nieves hit .203 with 3 HR’s and 16 RBI’s in 59 games with the Washington Nationals last season. He made 43 starts behind the plate in 2010.
Nieves owns a career batting average of .227 with 5 HR and 73 RBI in 262 games during parts of seven seasons with San Diego, the New York Yankees and Washington.
The Brewers 40-man roster now stands at 38.