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TalkingChop Dec 1, 2017
Braves non-tender Adams, Peterson, Santana

Braves non-tender Adams, Peterson, Santana

Foltynewicz, Winkler, Freeman, Vizcaino, and Whitley to be tendered contracts. The Braves have announced a suite of roster moves as a result of today’s non-tender deadline. #Braves Non-Tender Three Players: pic.twitter.com/7xwJRNFnT6— Atlanta Braves (@Braves) December 2, 2017 The biggest news here is the non-tender of Matt Adams. Adams was acquired for minor leaguer Juan Yepez in May 2017 and filled in admirably for the injured Freddie Freeman, even prompting a temporary move to third base for Freeman, but found himself redundant on a roster that will primarily feature Freeman at...
TalkingChop Nov 30, 2017
Atlanta Braves News and Links: Adams a non-tender candidate?

Atlanta Braves News and Links: Adams a non-tender candidate?

The Braves have some tough decisions to make this offseason, and whether or not Matt Adams remains a part of the club going forward is certainly one of those. BRAVES NEWS M. Adams a non-tender possibility The Braves have until Friday at 8 p.m. ET to decide whether or not to tender a contract to arbitration-eligible first baseman Matt Adams. The Braves acquired Adams in May, and the left-handed slugger proceeded to have one of the best two-month stretches of his career in the absence of Freddie Freeman. One Freeman returned, Adams was bounced around the diamond (as was Freeman) in an effort...
TalkingChop Nov 27, 2017
Braves offseason questions: Does Matt Adams get traded?

Braves offseason questions: Does Matt Adams get traded?

Now that the Braves have a new GM and MLB has handed down the punishment for John Coppolella’s and John Hart’s international spending scandal, it feels like we can finally shift our focus to the offseason. Here is part one of our offseason questions series: Matt Adams was brought over last summer for practically nothing as a fill-in for Freddie Freeman. He hit so well during his first few weeks that the Braves did something no one thought they would actually do: move Freeman to third base. The Freeman experiment at third ended rather quickly — to the surprise of no one — and Adams...

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