Central grad R-J Seidel is moving to the cities.
The former Brewers pitching prospect signs with the
Paul Saints .
an independent league team.
The Brewers drafted R-J right out of Central High
He spent seven seasons in Milwaukee's minor leagues.
He made it as high as triple A Nashville.
But Seidel's mom Linda, tells us .
in spring training .
the brewers told R-J he'd likely start at Double A
He didn't want to move backwards .
so he's moving forward with the St.
Linda says R-J requested his own release and left
on good terms.
He chose St.
Paul because of its prestige .
it's close to home .
and he got some advice from fellow Brewers pitcher
Brandon Kintzler .
who pitched for the Saints in 2009.