Braves Continue Pursuing B.J. Upton

The Braves are considering multiple center fielders in free agency and on the trade market as they look for a replacement for free agent Michael Bourn. B.J. Upton remains the Braves’ top choice at the position, Carroll Rogers of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported yesterday. Braves GM Frank Wren acknowledged his interest in Upton while stressing the importance of pursuing multiple players at once.

“We’re checking,” Wren said. “We’re involved on just about everything, every center fielder that we like.”

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