On an otherwise slow off day, Mark Bowman gleaned this nugget, reprinted from MLBTR (do we start saying "uh oh" at this point?):
Meanwhile, Bowman says the Braves were interested in locking up outfielder Jason Heyward and first baseman Freddie Freeman during the offseason. Despite the team's efforts to initiate talks, however, they were rebuffed by the young stars. Heyward currently stands to reach free agency in 2016, with Freeman following him in 2017.