Atlanta Braves News
Not sure to what degree but a report suggests that the Braves have been keeping in touch with Manny Machado’s camp. The report suggests that Atlanta hasn’t been one of the most aggressive teams in their pursuit but have been monitoring the situation.
MLB.com’s Mark Bowman answers questions in his weekly mailbag including what the Braves’ next move might be after signing Nick Markakis.
Nike will replace Majestic Athletic as the uniform supplier for Major League Baseball for the 2020 season. The Nike swoosh logo is expected to move to a more prominent position on the jersey front. Currently the Majestic logo is located on the sleeve.
In terms of WAR, how many more wins do you think the Braves will add to the roster before Opening Day? The basic question here is whether or not you believe they will make another significant move before the start of the season.
Another team reportedly trying to get involved in the chase for Machado is the San Diego Padres.
The Mets and lefty reliever Justin Wilson have reached an agreement on a two-year, $10 million contract. Wilson spent last season with the Cubs and averaged 11.4 K/9.