Source: Reliever Riske close to agreeing to multiyear deal with Brewers

Updated: December 1, 2007, 8:38 AM ET
By Buster Olney | ESPN The Magazine

David Riske, the veteran relief pitcher who compiled a 2.45 ERA in 65 games for the Kansas City Royals last season, is on the verge of agreeing to a multiyear deal with the Milwaukee Brewers, according to a club source.

Riske could help the Brewers fill in the hole created by the departure of relievers Francisco Cordero and Scott Linebrink.

"We're still talking," Brewers general manager Doug Melvin said. "We're optimistic we'll be able to get something done, but we ...

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