The words involved how well he had performed for the team over his career and that this action wasn’t “closing the door” on a continued relationship.
Yeah… not likely.
When you look at the aggregate numbers, this contract decision is actually a fairly bold move.
The Braves have chosen to part ways with a pitcher who…
- Is just 1 of 4 in all of baseball with 30+ starts in all of his last 7 seasons.