Some Brewers fans were surprised to read that Dylan Covey passed up a 2+ million dollar contract. Covey opted for the college route, after learning that he has type 1 diabetes. It's not an easy thing to learn how to handle a health issue, and work your way up through baseball's minor league system.
The Brewers will get a compensation pick, unprotected of course. As the Brewers moved on to their 13th round pick Mike White, we are left to wonder if that unprotected compensation pick will work out in the long run.