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  1. Ranking the Atlanta Braves' Top 5 Pitching Prospects Heading Into 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    ... He posted a 0.73 ERA during his stint in the majors and looks to be one of the late game set-up men for closer Craig Kimbrel. Hursh is a prospect who has great potential to pitch in the majors. His ability to throw the sinker makes him a coveted ...

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  2. What now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Tomahawk Take

    After the long-awaited trade of Justin Upton today to the San Diego Padres in a six-player deal that had the Braves also sending Aaron Northcraft for Max Fried, Mallex Smith, Dustin Peterson, and Jace Peterson, the Braves look forward to 2015 with a nearly-full roster, but still have plenty of questions. Let's take a look at some of the next steps: Possible trade chips: Evan Gattis, Chris Johnson, Craig Kimbrel, Mike Minor, B.J. Upton.

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  3. Cubs announce signing of Motte to 1-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Chicago Cubs

    ... Motte was that guy in 2012, when he saved 42 games, tied for most in the National League with the Braves' Craig Kimbrel . However, Motte missed the 2013 season after undergoing Tommy John surgery on his right elbow in May that year. This past ...

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  4. Red Sox acquire pitcher Anthony Varvaro from BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Boston.com

    ... He was tucked behind Jordan Walden and David Carpenter as one of the righthanded set-up men for closer Craig Kimbrel. Varvaro also will be eligible for arbitration after the coming season. Varvaro, a native of Staten Island, played at St. John's ...

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  5. Braves trade Varvaro to Red Sox for Minors pitcher KurczRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Atlanta Braves

    ... as the Braves reconstructed their bullpen this winter with the additions of Jim Johnson and Michael Kohn. Craig Kimbrel , Johnson, David Carpenter , Shae Simmons and James Russell are expected to account for five of the seven bullpen spots at the ...

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  6. Major League Baseball, Braves host charity auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... with the opportunity to take pictures with one of the following Braves players (buyer's choice): pitcher Craig Kimbrel, shortstop Andrelton Simmons or outfielder Justin Upton. Other auction items include: o Spend a day with the World Series trophy. ...

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  7. Varvaro's Braves tenure may be at an endRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Atlanta Braves

    ... and '14. The Braves opted to pick their spots with Varvaro instead of allowing him to serve as one of closer Craig Kimbrel 's top setup men on a consistent basis. His versatility proved valuable as he provided long relief appearances when needed and ...

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  8. Should the Braves trade Craig Kimbrel? Part 8,736Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Talking Chop

    An old discussion has been brought up again by a national writer . Is now the time to deal the All-Star closer? The idea of the Braves trading Craig Kimbrel is not a new one to this blog.

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  9. Moore has Georgia on mind, looking for Royals' impact batRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Hays Daily News

    ... Kansas City's three premier relievers -- Holland, Davis and Herrera -- to pair with four-time All Star closer Craig Kimbrel. The Royals theoretically could build around a package around one of the relievers and a top prospect like Brandon Finnegan ...

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  10. Royals Rumblings - News for December 11, 2014Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Royals Review

    Andy McCullough writes that the Royals are still talking to the Braves about Justin Upton and provides some clues as to what it might take to pry the slugger. One league official speculated Atlanta seeks one of Kansas City's three premier relievers - Greg Holland , Wade Davis and Kelvin Herrera - to pair with four-time All Star closer Craig Kimbrel.

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  11. Dayton Moore has Georgia on his mind as he looks for an impact batRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... three premier relievers - Greg Holland, Wade Davis and Kelvin Herrera - to pair with four-time All Star closer Craig Kimbrel. The Royals theoretically could build around a package around one of the relievers and a top prospect like Brandon Finnegan ...

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  12. Poll: Who would you like to see be the next Yankees' closer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | SILive.com

    ... ees have another plan via free agency or trade. There are reports they might be interested in Braves' reliever Craig Kimbrel in a swap or they could land the services of Jason Grilli, Sergio Romo or Luke Gregorson via free agency.

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  13. Atlanta Braves 2015 Top 10 Fantasy ProspectsRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | FakeTeams

    ... they retool for another run. There has also been some question as to whether they should listen to offers on Craig Kimbrel , but it is not considered very likely as of now that he is traded. It does appear that a retooling may be more in line, as ...

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  14. Major League Baseball, Braves host charity auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... with the opportunity to take pictures with one of the following Braves players (buyer's choice): pitcher Craig Kimbrel, shortstop Andrelton Simmons or outfielder Justin Upton. Other auction items include: o Spend a day with the World Series trophy. ...

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  15. Braves daily news digest 12/9: Winter Meetings continue onRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Talking Chop

    ... a bullpen hand. Of course, he probably wouldn't be the closer here since the Braves appear dead-set on keeping Craig Kimbrel , but if Grilli decides that he's done being a closer and wants to join a bullpen, I'd take him here on a 1 year deal. Later ...

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  16. Atlanta Braves News: Morning Chop Winter Meetings Day 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Tomahawk Take

    ... one of the top three closers on the market. The Braves obviously don't need a closerright? Since we have Craig Kimbrel Grilli would be a solid veteran relief pitcher in late innings that could help the Braves if the price is right. 2. Jason Grilli - ...

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  17. Miami Marlins 2014 Winter Meetings Day 1 UpdatesRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Fish Stripes

    ... Yankees are reportedly more interested in Wade Davis or Greg Holland . After checking with the Braves about Craig Kimbrel and the Marlins about Steve Cishek, the Yankees talked with the Royals to see if they were thinking about dealing closer Greg ...

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  18. MLB hot stove: Yankees trying to trade for closer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | NJ.com

    The Yankees have spoken to several teams about trading for a closer, according to a report from the New York Post's George King III. After checking with the Braves about Craig Kimbrel and the Marlins about Steve Cishek, the Yankees talked with the Royals to see if they were thinking about dealing closer Greg Holland or setup man Wade Davis.

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  19. MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees have Checked in on Steve CishekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Marlin Maniac

    ... Post , the Yanks have checked in with the Marlins about his availability. After checking with the Braves about Craig Kimbrel and the Marlins about Steve Cishek, the Yankees talked with the Royals to see if they were thinking about dealing closer ...

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  20. Yankees talking trade in case David Robertson boltsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | New York Post

    ... are talking to teams to see what bullpen help is available in a trade. After checking with the Braves about Craig Kimbrel and the Marlins about Steve Cishek, the Yankees talked with the Royals to see if they were thinking about dealing closer Greg ...

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