Yes, the Braves will look to land an ace for their starting rotation while also trying to find a taker for Dan Uggla. They also say they have about $10 million in payroll flexibility, but that will likely be taken up in arbitration by Johnson, Jason Heyward, Kris Medlen, Freddie Freeman and Craig Kimbrel.
"We could go to Spring Training today and we'd have a good, solid team that would be very competitive in the National League East," Frank Wren said on braves.com. "Do we want to improve it? Yes. We're an organization that is always willing to give an opportunity to our young guys."
The Braves also have to decide what to do regarding free agents Brian McCann and Tim Hudson. They're expected to make McCann a $14.1 million qualifying offer, but he'll probably turn that down in favor of a larger contract from an American League team. Hudson also isn't expected back in Atlanta in 2014.
At the very least, the Braves will have an interesting offseason, even if it's quieter than usual (particularly with Uggla. They'd do well to jettison him ASAP).
You need to satisfy your competitive drive, so why not beat our experts in fantasy football. At FightClub, our official Fantasy Football partner, you can change you team weekly and win cash. Get a free $5 credit when you sign up and try them out. And each week, Sports Media 101 will sweeten the pot and award the player with top points an extra $25. Match-up and show them how good you are. Can you handle FightClub?
Your man cave is your home field advantage for every game. When the game is on the line, you should be able to look around and be reminded of the great moments you've watched unfold in that very room! MJR Sports Integrity offers a wide range or team and player-specific memorabilia that can do just that and take your game day room to the next level. Find your inspiration at MJR Sports Integrity and will your team to victory!
No related posts.
Short URL: http://sport-ne.ws/1384