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Braves news and links: Slow news day in Atlanta

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Not a lot of news around Braves Country with all eyes on the Cubs and Indians and the start of the 2016 World Series

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Braves News

Talking Chop Podcast Episode 37: Trade candidates, off limits prospects and more

Brad is joined by Carlos Collazo to create fake trade scenarios, evaluate "off-limits" prospects, talk about Brian McCann and much more.

Braves make a pair of minor league transactions

Tuiasosopo hit .246/.351/.483 in 64 games for Gwinnett to go along with 11 home runs and 28 RBI. He appeared in three games with the Braves but went hitless in three at-bats.

Brosius spent the entire 2016 season on the DL with the Carolina Mudcats. He was 2-1 with a 3.33 ERA in five games at High-A in 2015.

MLB News

Kyle Schwarber takes private plane to Cleveland, expected to DH in Game 1

Kyle Schwarber missed virtually the entire season with a knee injury, but appears to be headed to Cleveland to serve as the Cubs DH in Game 1 of the World Series. Schwarber was activated from the disabled list last week and was shuttled to the Arizona Fall League to get some at-bats. He hasn’t played in a real game since April 7, but could give the Cubs a lift offensively with his return.

Danny Salazar makes Indians’ World Series roster

Indians right hander Danny Salazar has had two stints on the disabled list since August 2 due to a sore elbow but is reportedly healthy enough to be part of Cleveland’s World Series Roster.