Brewers Vice President Gord Ash indicated Friday that Micah Owings will both pitch and play the outfield in the minor leagues.
Brewers signed 1B/OF Micah Owings to a minor league contract.
Nationals released 1B/OF Micah Owings.
Nationals reassigned 1B/OF Micah Owings and INF/OF Carlos Rivero to minor league camp.
According to Bill Ladson of MLB.com, Micah Owings is unlikely to earn a bench spot on the Nationals' Opening Day roster.
Micah Owings will be sidelined for a second straight day Tuesday due to a quad injury.
Micah Owings hit a grand slam off John Ely on Thursday to propel the Nationals to a 6-3 win over the Astros.
Micah Owings homered Friday in his third at-bat against the Cardinals.
Micah Owings struck out in his lone at-bat in his Grapefruit League debut Thursday.
Micah Owings recently receive a cortisone injection for his ailing left wrist.
Micah Owings received treatment on his left wrist Monday morning.
Micah Owings has not been throwing or taking full batting practice in Nationals' camp due to a shoulder issue.
Nationals manager Davey Johnson confirmed on Friday that Micah Owings will play first base and outfield for the Nationals, but will not be used as a pitcher.
Nationals signed 1B Micah Owings to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.