According to reports, the Milwaukee Brewers are expected to name Houston Astros assistant general manager David Stearns as their new general manager, possibly as early as Monday.
Neither the Brewers or the Astros have confirmed or commented on the reports. The story was first reported by Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports.
The 30-year-old Stearns is a 2007 graduate of Harvard University. He is currently assisting general manager Jeff Luhnow in all baseball capacities.
Prior to being hired by the Astros, Stearns served as the Cleveland Indians director of baseball operations from 2011-’12.