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Braves News: Atlanta focused on adding an outfielder

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Anthopoulos: Braves’ focus is adding OF

Braves’ GM Alex Anthopoulos spoke with media members Saturday at the team’s annual Chop Fest and said that his focus was on acquiring an outfielder. He also indicated that a deal could be completed soon.

“Some of the things we’ve explored are starting to move,” Anthopoulos said. “There are a lot of things we’d like to do and a lot of things we’d like to get done. We just don’t want to force a move. I know at times that can be tough for a fanbase. Everybody wants to see us make a splash with trades and signings. I get it

Anthopoulos also held a State of the Team address Saturday afternoon where he answered fan questions and was also a guest during Fox Sports Southeast’s Chop Fest coverage. You can check out video of those appearances here.

O’Day, Soroka ready for spring training

More news coming out of Chop Fest, both Darren O’Day and Mike Soroka are feeling healthy heading into spring training.

Braves officially reveal uniform tweaks for 2019 and beyond

The Braves officially revealed uniform tweaks for the upcoming 2019 season at Chop Fest on Saturday. The team made several tweaks to their jerseys and are bringing back a red option for Friday games.

What will the rotation look like on Opening Day?

Barring a trade or free agent signing, the Atlanta Braves’ rotation appears to be largely set with an open competition likely to take place for the fifth starter spot. Here is how our writers see the situation playing out.

MLB News

Dodgers Interested In A.J. Pollock

The Atheltic’s Ken Rosenthal reported on Saturday that the Los Angeles Dodgers are in discussions with free agent outfielder A.J. Pollock.

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