Less than two weeks after signing a four-year free agent deal with the Atlanta Braves, outfielder Nick Markakis is scheduled to undergo neck surgery this week.
Now that the San Francisco Giants have lost out in the Jon Lester sweepstakes, they could be turning their attention to the Atlanta Braves with a potential blockbuster deal in the works.
Rumors that Braves slugger Evan Gattis is available for trade have been out there for weeks, but with the Winter Meetings getting started, it appears interest in the catcher/outfielder has heated
The Atlanta Braves pulled the trigger on a move that had been rumored for days in signing Gold Glove outfielder Nick Markakis to a free agent deal on Wednesday.
After trading Jason Heyward and listening to offers for Justin Upton, the Braves outfield could look very different in 2015.