A few days have gone by since the Atlanta Braves made a transaction, with the most recent one bringing starting pitcher Chris Sale from the Boston Red Sox. The 34-year-old will join a starting rotation composed of Max Fried, Spencer Strider, and Charlie Morton. The fifth rotation spot is undetermined, but we are still six weeks away from Spring Training. For now, let’s take a look at what we know about the Braves’ rotation following the acquisition of Sale.
The opt-outs of Yoshinobu Yamamoto’s contract are dependent on elbow health.
The San Diego Padres finalized a five-year deal with reliever Yuki Mastui. He will make $28M with a couple of opt-out opportunities. The club is also reportedly nearing a deal with reliever Woo-Suck Go.