Ishikawa, 29, recorded a .257/.329/.428 line in 94 games (49 starts) last season with the
The left-handed hitting Ishikawa hit .266/.333/.416 and 18 of his 19 career homers against right-handed pitching. He also offers a solid glove at first, where he owns a career .995 fielding percentage.
Since non-tendering first baseman
The 26-year-old Schlereth, a former first-round pick of the
After a rough start to the season, Schlereth was shelved with shoulder pain in May and was eventually transferred to the 60-day DL in June. He decided to rehab the injury instead of opting for surgery and ended the season pitching rehab games at Class-A Lakeland.
Braddock, 25, was 1-3 with a 4.41 ERA and 59 strikeouts in 2010 and 2011 with the Brewers, holding left-handed hitters to a .185 batting average.