Brewers GM Doug Melvin sat down with Mike Heller and Phil Dawson yesterday at the annual Brewers Banguet in Madison.

-The Brewers GM talked about what Ryan Braun will have to face as the season begins.

-Doug explained why the quiet off-season and the reason why the Brewers have to shy from any big names.

-The GM talked about the starting rotation and who might fill in that 5th spot as well as his concerns about the bullpen

-Doug talks about the platoon at first base and what their plans are going into spring training.

- Doug also gave us his opionions on instant replay.