August 22, 2013
Letter to the fans of the Milwaukee Brewers:
I have always been very grateful for the privilege of playing baseball
in the great city of Milwaukee. I am so sorry for letting you down by
being in denial for so long and not telling the whole truth about what
happened. I am ashamed and extremely embarrassed by the decisions I
made. There are no excuses for what I did and I take full responsibility
for my actions. I apologize to all Brewers fans for disappointing you.
I came forward because I knew it was time for me to tell the truth and
accept my punishment. I understand I have abused your trust and that of
our great owner Mark Attanasio and the entire Brewers organization.
Admitting my mistakes and asking for your forgiveness are the first
steps in what I know will be a lengthy process to prove myself to you
It is an honor to represent the people of Wisconsin by wearing a Brewers
uniform. I want all of you to know how much I have appreciated the
support I've received from so many of you throughout my years with the
organization. I will continue to work on improving myself and making
amends for what I have done. I am deeply sorry for my actions and I
apologize to everyone I have let down. I am committed to doing
everything I can to earn back your trust and support.