Brewers acquire Yorvit Torrealba
The team announced the deal Friday.
In 59 games with the Blue Jays and Rangers this season, the 34-year old Torrealba is batting .233 with four homers and 14 RBIs.
Milwaukee, winner of five straight, entered Friday 2 1-2 games behind St. Louis for the final National League wild card berth. Milwaukee opens a four-game series against the Washington Nationals on Friday.
Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press
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