MESA, Ariz. -- The Brewers narrowed the competition for the final spots in their bullpen on Sunday, as right-hander Brandon Kintzler was optioned to Triple-A.
Kintzler had struggled in the Cactus League with a 6.48 ERA in eight appearances. He allowed 13 hits in 8 1/3 innings with five strikeouts and five walks.
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