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Braves acquire LHP Garcia from Cardinals

Braves acquire LHP Garcia from Cardinals

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December 02 "We had targeted (Garcia) for a number of years and feel he will be an impactful part of a revamped rotation," Braves general manager John Coppolella said, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. FULL STORY

Rodriguez agrees to two-year deal with Braves

Rodriguez agrees to two-year deal with Braves

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November 24 The 31-year-old Rodriguez hit .260 with 22 home runs and 73 RBIs in the past two seasons with the Pittsburgh Pirates. He batted .270 with 18 homers and 56 RBIs last season in 140 games FULL STORY

MLB Notes: Braves, Colon agree to one-year deal

MLB Notes: Braves, Colon agree to one-year deal

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November 11 The 43-year-old Colon owns a 232-162 record over 19 major league seasons. He has the third-most victories among Latin American pitchers behind Dennis Martinez (245) and Juan Marichal (243). FULL STORY

Braves agree to terms with RHP Dickey

Braves agree to terms with RHP Dickey

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November 10 Former National League Cy Young Award winner R.A. Dickey is returning to the Senior Circuit after agreeing to a one-year contract with the Atlanta Braves on Thursday. FULL STORY

MLB Notebook: Chapman seeking deal worth $100M

MLB Notebook: Chapman seeking deal worth $100M

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November 09 The Chicago Cubs would like to re-sign the closer, whom they acquired midseason for their World Series run, but not at the price Chapman is asking. FULL STORY

MLB Free Agency: Sluggers, closers dominate market

MLB Free Agency: Sluggers, closers dominate market

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November 07 The three premium closers on the market -- Aroldis Chapman, Kenley Jansen and Mark Melancon -- all could top the $11.5 million average annual value (AAV) that Chicago White Sox closer David Robertson received at this time last year, and at least FULL STORY

Braves name Snitker manager

Braves name Snitker manager

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October 11 Snitker went 59-65 as interim manager of the Braves last season but sheds that label as Atlanta moves into SunTrust Park in 2017. The Braves hold an option on his contract for 2018. FULL STORY