Source: Craig Calcaterra, NBC Sports

When you start Freddy Garcia in an elimination game, yeah, you might be interested in bringing back a starter you’ve had around for nine years and with whom you’re quite comfortable:


If he’s fully healed from his awful leg injury, he’ll be a welcome addition to the Braves’ rotation next season.

Of course, since he’s a free agent, he may be a welcome addition to any number of other rotations next year.