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Reactions To The Andrelton Simmons Ex...

Back in September, MLBTR's Jeff Todd wondered whether or not the Braves would look to extend their young core, and the last three weeks have reveal...

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Cardinals Among Seven Clubs Talking W...

TODAY, 1:32pm: The Blue Jays worked out Diaz last week, reports Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.ca, though he notes that there was no indication that the s...

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Cardinals Among Seven Clubs Talking W...

TODAY, 12:32pm: Diaz and fellow Cuban Odrisamer Despaigne (a right-handed pitcher) continue to make their way around Florida for various showcases,...

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Braves Extend Andrelton Simmons

10:56am: Simmons gets a $1MM signing bonus, reports Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com (via Twitter), and will make the following annual salaries: $1MM (2...

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Braves Extend Andrelton Simmons

The Braves have agreed to a seven-year extension with shortstop Andrelton Simmons, the club announced today via press release. The Relativity Sport...

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Cardinals Among Seven Clubs Talking W...

TODAY: Other teams participating in talks with Diaz include the Giants, Blue Jays, Yankees, Braves, Phillies, and Mariners, Strauss reports in a fo...

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Quick Hits: Buxton, Heyward, Padres, ...

Byron Buxton holds the top position in Baseball America's 2014 ranking of the top 100 prospects in the sport. It's no surprise that Buxton was rank...

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Braves Extend Frank Wren, Fredi Gonzalez

The Braves have extended the contracts of general manager Frank Wren and manager Fredi Gonzalez, team president John Schuerholz announced to report...

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Extension Notes: Bailey, Masterson, S...

Homer Bailey and the Reds were said earlier today to be close to a new deal, but nothing had materialized as of this evening. In the latest update,...

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Braves Release Mat Gamel

The Braves have released utilityman Mat Gamel, tweets David O'Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Gamel, who was trying to work back from a ...

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Braves Release Mat Gamel

The Braves have released utilityman Mat Gamel, tweets David O'Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Gamel, who was trying to work back from a ...

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How Much Would Kimbrel Have Earned In...

Back in October, MLBTR contributor Matt Swartz explained that Braves closer Craig Kimbrel has been so good in his first three seasons, he broke our...

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Braves Extend Julio Teheran

MONDAY: Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports the contract's year-to-year breakdown (via Twitter): Teheran will receive a $1MM signing bonus an...

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Braves Extend Julio Teheran

MONDAY: Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports the contract's year-to-year breakdown (via Twitter): Teheran will receive a $1MM signing bonus an...

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Quick Hits: Heyward, Masterson, Red S...

The Braves have signed Freddie Freeman, Julio Teheran and Craig Kimbrel to long-term deals in recent weeks, but don't expect them to do the same wi...

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Quick Hits: Heyward, Masterson, Red S...

The Braves have signed Freddie Freeman, Julio Teheran and Craig Kimbrel to long-term deals in recent weeks, but don't expect them to do the same wi...

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Rosenthal On Kimbrel, Braves, Red Sox...

Here's the latest from Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports: Rival executives aren't all enthusiastic about Craig Kimbrel's new deal with the Braves, citing...

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NL East: Kimbrel, Burnett, Simmons, D...

It has been a newsworthy Sunday in the NL East with the Braves extending closer Craig Kimbrel and the Phillies announcing the signing of A.J. Burne...

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Braves, Craig Kimbrel Agree To Extension

9:39am: Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com (via Twitter) has the full breakdown of Kimbrel's deal. The closer will earn a $1MM signing bonus, $7MM in 2014...

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Braves, Craig Kimbrel Agree To Extension

8:58am: The deal gives Kimbrel a guaranteed $42MM over four years with a potential max value of $58MM over five years, tweets Mark Bowman of MLB.co...

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