"I've talked to him personally," Brewers GM Doug Melvin said by phone Tuesday afternoon. "He's going to be a specialized guy. We're hoping he can improve our quality at-bats coming off the bench."
The story was first reported by Ken Rosenthal of Foxsports.com.
Melvin confirmed the report that Catalanotto will report to extended spring training for five to seven days before they send him to one of their minor league clubs.
This story was approved by MLB Rumors.