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Inbox: Was acquiring Garcia a good move?

Inbox: Was acquiring Garcia a good move?

MLB.com yahoo.com Updated 8 hours ago
Braves beat reporter Mark Bowman answers questions about the Jaime Garcia trade, the rest of the rotation and more in the latest edition of the Inbox.
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  • Mariners acquire righties Whalen, Povse from Braves

    Mariners acquire righties Whalen, Povse from Braves

    MLB.com Nov 28 (4 days ago)
    Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto engineered his sixth trade of the offseason on Monday, dealing 2014 first-round Draft pick Alex Jackson to the Braves for young right-handed pitchers Rob Whalen and Max Povse.
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  • O's, Braves pitching staffs have strong ties

    O's, Braves pitching staffs have strong ties

    MLB.com Nov 25
    The Orioles continued their rise in the American League East by hiring Roger McDowell as pitching coach for an improving rotation and an already efficient bullpen.
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  • Source: Braves, S. Rodriguez reach 2-year deal

    Source: Braves, S. Rodriguez reach 2-year deal

    MLB.com Nov 24
    The Braves continued their busy offseason on Thursday by agreeing to a two-year contract with utility player Sean Rodriguez, an industry source confirmed to MLB.com. The club has not confirmed the deal, which is still pending the completion of a physica…
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  • Bartolo Colon riding a scooter is the offseason content we dese…

    Bartolo Colon riding a scooter is the offseason content we deserve

    yahoo.com Nov 22
    You cannot deny Atlanta Braves pitcher Bartolo Colon is already having a fantastic offseason. Most 43-year-old free agents might find themselves struggling for work, but Colon found a job almost immediately. He quickly secured a one-year, $12.5 million …
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  • With Bartolo Colon and R.A. Dickey, Braves Look to Contend Now

    With Bartolo Colon and R.A. Dickey, Braves Look to Contend Now

    nytimes.com Nov 19
    Atlanta, after a promising finish to last season, is hoping it has found a short-term fix for its starting rotation.
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  • Cobb County Plans To Bulldoze An Entire Neighborhood Next To Ne…

    Cobb County Plans To Bulldoze An Entire Neighborhood Next To New Braves Ballpark

    deadspin.com Nov 17
    The Braves’ new ballpark out in suburban Cobb County was built with $400 million in public money, even though the public had no say in negotiations. The politician who spearheaded the deal got voted out of office this summer, but the park is still sched…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Sale market gaining clarity

    Rumor Roundup: Sale market gaining clarity

    MLB.com Nov 7
    The Hot Stove season is underway, and we keep you up to date with the latest free-agent news, trade buzz, rumors and more.
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  • I Am Legend: Colon leaves Mets with memories

    I Am Legend: Colon leaves Mets with memories

    Bartolo Colon, who signed with the Braves on Friday, went 44-34 with a 3.90 ERA over three seasons, all of them over the age of 40. Here's a look back at the fan favorite's top moments in Flushing.
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  • 25 MLB players who could get traded this offseason

    25 MLB players who could get traded this offseason

    yahoo.com Nov 11
    White Sox pitcher Chris Sale is one of the biggest names on the trade market. (Getty Images/David Banks) The Major League Baseball offseason is officially underway! The Atlanta Braves are the only team to have taken notice thus far, bringing in R.A. Dic…
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  • R. A. Dickey Isn’t Done; Signs One-Year Deal With Atlanta Brave…

    R. A. Dickey Isn’t Done; Signs One-Year Deal With Atlanta Braves

    Dickey, 42, the knuckleball pitcher who won a Cy Young Award with the Mets in 2012, had contemplated retirement.
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  • Different tone at GM Meetings for Braves in '16

    Different tone at GM Meetings for Braves in '16

    MLB.com Nov 7
    Braves president of baseball operations John Hart and general manager John Coppolella have come to this week's General Managers Meetings with an agenda that differs from the ones they carried to this event the previous two years, when they were engineer…
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  • Chiti, Wallace to return to Braves' organization

    Chiti, Wallace to return to Braves' organization

    MLB.com Nov 2
    After spending the past three seasons as members of Buck Showalter's coaching staff in Baltimore, Dom Chiti and Dave Wallace will return to the Braves' organization to once again assist with the development of pitchers.
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  • Video - Minor Starting Season On DL: Good News For Braves? 01:36

    Minor Starting Season On DL: Good News For Braves?

    Mar 10
    ESPN SweetSpot blogger David Schoenfield discusses why pitcher Mike Minor starting the season on the DL is a good thing for the Braves.
  • Video - Gattis Heading To Houston 02:08

    Gattis Heading To Houston

    Jan 14
    Eric Karabell discusses how the Astros hope to benefit by the addition of Evan Gattis, acquiring him in a trade with the Atlanta Braves for three prospects.
  • Video - Hank Aaron Joins Group Pursuing Hawks Ownership 02:37

    Hank Aaron Joins Group Pursuing Hawks Ownership

    Jan 12
    ESPN senior basketball writer Marc Stein discusses Hank Aaron's interest in buying the Atlanta Hawks.
  • Video - Padres Complete Big Three With Upton Trade 02:24

    Padres Complete Big Three With Upton Trade

    Dec 19
    Buster Olney discusses the excitement surrounding San Diego's new outfield after the Padres made deals to acquire Wil Myers, Matt Kemp and Justin Upton.