Matt Arnold is an American baseball executive, who is the general manager of the Milwaukee Brewers of Major League Baseball.


Arnold graduated from Highland High School in Bakersfield, California,[1] and the University of California, Santa Barbara.[2] He worked for the Tampa Bay Rays until David Stearns hired Arnold for the Brewers in October 2015. Arnold was promoted to general manager in November 2020.[3] On October 27, 2021, Arnold signed a contract extension with Milwaukee.[4]

After the 2022 season, Stearns stepped down as president of baseball operations to take on an advisory role with the Brewers. The team placed Arnold in charge of baseball operations.[5]


  1. ^ Lynch, Stephen. "Highland High grad pays his dues en route to becoming VP, assistant GM of Milwaukee Brewers". The Bakersfield Californian. Retrieved October 6, 2021.
  2. ^ "BASEBALL: County native Matt Arnold rises through baseball executive ranks". Ventura County Star. August 17, 2016. Retrieved October 6, 2021.
  3. ^ "Brewers promote assistant general manager Matt Arnold to GM". Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel. November 19, 2020. Retrieved October 6, 2021.
  4. ^ "Matt Arnold withdraws name from consideration for Mets' job, will get extension with Brewers". October 27, 2021.
  5. ^ "Brewers president David Stearns steps down, GM Matt Arnold promoted".