Braves Rumors: Atlanta packaging Justin Upton, Chris Johnson in trade talks

The Atlanta Braves appear to be sweetening the pot when it comes to their reported trade shopping of outfielder Justin Upton.

Disregarding a typo in regards to his first name, Bob Nightengale of USA Today is reporting that the Braves are packaging third baseman Chris Johnson with Upton in their current trade talks at the Major League Baseball winter meetings:

According to Atlanta Braves beat reporter Mark Bowman, there are three teams who are currently showing interest in Upton:

It is unclear as to how the Baltimore Orioles, Texas Rangers, and San Diego Padres' trade interest has been affected by the addition of Johnson to the trade package. Stay tuned.

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