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  1. Atlanta Braves news: Who will capitalize on Yelich's discontent?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Talking Chop

    ... the opportunity to make more great plays, as he has spent portions of the past two seasons flanked by Kemp and Nick Markakis , who together combined to make 12 5-star and 4-star plays over the past two seasons. Christian Yelich and J.T. Realmuto ...

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  2. Atlanta Braves: Alex Anthopoulos has used his connections in Los Angeles to help the Braves big timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Tomahawk Take

    ... on the big league roster by trading away Matt Kemp . This available spot in left field could be covered by Nick Markakis , a free agent signing, or a player acquired in a trade. Nonetheless, Anthopoulos has created a spot for the rising superstar ...

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  3. Atlanta Braves News: Smoltz on Andruw, Yelich and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 6 | Talking Chop

    ... a lot of the Braves' fan base, MLB.com's Mark Bowman compares Marlins outfielder Christian Yelich to a young Nick Markakis . Former Braves utility man Jace Peterson reportedly has a new home after signing a minor league deal with the New York ...

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  4. 2017 Cubs victories revisited, July 18: Cubs 5, Braves 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... ended after 1 a.m. Eastern time - here are all the details. Lackey made one mistake, serving up a home run to Nick Markakis in the second inning that gave the Braves a 1-0 lead. Otherwise Lackey allowed just four other hits and two walks over five ...

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  5. Atlanta Braves News: 2017 was an eventful year for the BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 31 | Talking Chop

    Nick Markakis is entering the final year of his contract and his name has been out there in trade discussions, but with Matt Kemp already gone, will the Braves still move him? Our roundtable discusses. Mark Bowman looks back on what was an an incredible year for the Braves.

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  6. Atlanta Braves: Age is just a number, right?Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 30 | Tomahawk Take

    ... the current 40-man roster at the time of this post with the players names, and their ages next to their names: Nick Markakis, the catching tandem of Flowers and Suzuki, and the newly acquired Scott Kazmir and Brandon McCarthy are the main folks ...

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  7. Will Nick Markakis be on the Braves' opening day roster?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 30 | Talking Chop

    Our roundtable discussion continues with a focus on Atlanta Braves outfielder Nick Markakis who is entering the final year of his contract. The Braves already checked one item off their to-do list this winter trading Matt Kemp and his contract to the Los Angeles Dodgers .

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  8. Braves News: Can Dansby Swanson make significant strides in 2018?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | Talking Chop

    ... Acuna, who is expected to make his Major League debut early next season. It was seemingly easier to deal Nick Markakis , but it was always more desirable to move Kemp and his contract. Our own Scott Coleman delves into what comes next for the Braves ...

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  9. McAuley: MLB Winter Meetings Live BlogRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... of trade partners to help them improve the defense, which means veteran corner outfielders Matt Kemp and Nick Markakis are on the block. As you may have heard in my chat with MLB.com's Mark Bowman ( which you can catch here ), moving Kemp is the ...

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  10. Atlanta Braves interested in an outfielderRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2017 | Tomahawk Take

    ... Fans and pundits have Ronald Acuna penciled in as right fielder, but who plays left. That requires moving Nick Markakis or Matt Kemp or both. We've talked that to death but after moving Jim Johnson it's no longer a pipe dream. Ignoring who we have ...

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  11. Blue Jays, Braves had preliminary talks about Nick MarkakisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Bluebird Banter

    The Toronto Blue Jays and Atlanta Braves held preliminary talks over Braves right fielder Nick Markakis early this month, Jon Morosi of MLB Network reported yesterday. The two teams had "brief contact," Morosi writes, but discussions "failed to advance."

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  12. Atlanta Braves News and Links: Adams a non-tender candidate?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Talking Chop

    ... and being paid eight figures per year. Scott breaks down how the Braves could look to move either Matt Kemp or Nick Markakis (see below) this offseason in an effort to make room for 20-year-old phenom Ronald Acuna. Source: #BlueJays , #Braves had ...

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  13. Blue Jays have checked in on Nick Markakis of the BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | Jays Journal

    According to a tweet by Jon Morosi, the Blue Jays have checked in with the Braves on the availability of outfielder, Nick Markakis. With the Blue Jays having told Jose Bautista that they will not be re-signing him this offseason, there's a good chance that Mark Shapiro and Ross Atkins will seek another solution to fill their vacant corner outfield spot.

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  14. Braves offseason questions: Is an outfielder traded to clear room for Ronald Acuna?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | Talking Chop

    ... talent who could help transform the Braves as early as next spring. There's also a good chance you know that Nick Markakis and Matt Kemp (and Ender Inciarte, for that matter) are all signed through 2018, with Kemp around through 2019 and Inciarte a ...

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  15. Anthopoulos getting feel for offseason directionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Atlanta Braves

    ... season, the Braves need to create a spot for him by parting ways with one of their veteran corner outfielders. Nick Markakis might draw interest as he nears the end of his contract, but the club would rather part ways with Kemp, who is owed $43 ...

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  16. Atlanta Braves moves before the Faux Winter MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2017 | Tomahawk Take

    ... further babbling here's what's happened so far. I contacted the Orioles' front office first and offered Nick Markakis . They expressed interest and we agreed that the Braves would receive Georgia native Matt Grimes in return. The 6' 5" 185 pound ...

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  17. Atlanta Braves 2017 player review: Nick MarkakisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 | Talking Chop

    Nick Markakis had a very Nick Markakis season for the Atlanta Braves again in 2017. Will it be his last in a Braves uniform? Nick Markakis signed with the Braves in 2014 on a four-year deal through his age-34 season totaling $44,000,000.

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  18. Atlanta Braves News and Links: Here comes the boomRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | Talking Chop

    ... Ronald Acuna and the possible need to create a lineup spot for him by parting ways with either Matt Kemp or Nick Markakis this winter. At the same time, the Braves' new GM has been briefed about the potential benefit of adding a couple relievers or ...

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  19. Anthopoulos quickly identifying Braves' needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | Atlanta Braves

    ... Ronald Acuna and the possible need to create a lineup spot for him by parting ways with either Matt Kemp or Nick Markakis this winter. At the same time, the Braves' new GM has been briefed about the potential benefit of adding a couple relievers or ...

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  20. Atlanta Braves news: Don't expect coaching changes right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | Talking Chop

    ... top prospect Ronald Acuna, whose impending arrival could lead the Braves to part ways with either Matt Kemp or Nick Markakis . But Anthopoulos has no intention of making any significant changes to the coaching staff or alter the direction [Perry] ...

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