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2017 Schedule
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6hDan Szymborski, Special to ESPN.com

Should MLB's bad clubs just tank?

As the 2013 Astros proved, tearing things down can lead to a faster turnaround on and off the field for losing teams. Should the Braves be following suit?

AP Photo/John Raoux
2dScott Spratt

Forecasting MLB's best, worst fielders

With the Pirates moving Andrew McCutchen out of center field, Matt Kemp now owns the distinction of worst projected fielder.

ESPN Staff  

Braves utility man Chase d'Arnaud took the time to thank a young fan named Emily for her hand written note, which thanked him for signing her hat. @Chasedarnaud/Twitter

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Jackson Alexander ESPN Editor 

Bartolo Colon goes through pitcher fielding drills while Mets fans yell "We need you back!" and "Bartolo!" from the stands.

Jackson Alexander ESPN Editor 

Champion field in Orlando has a unique wrinkle to it: a berm takes up about half the seating on the third base line and extends all the way to left field.

Jackson Alexander ESPN Editor 

At least one Mets fan here at Champion Stadium hasn't forgotten current Braves starter Bartolo Colon.

Jackson Alexander ESPN Editor 

Braves second baseman Brandon Phillips spent nearly 10 minutes signing autographs for fans.

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Jackson Alexander ESPN Editor 

Everyone's favorite Brave, Bartolo Colon, gets warmed up before Saturday's spring training game against his former team, the Mets.

Darren Rovell ESPN Senior Writer 

‪New at Braves Games: Tomahawk Chop Sandwich with fried pork chop with collard green slaw & white BBQ sauce ($26, serves 4+)

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Buster Olney

The Kemp effect on Freddie Freeman

Matt Kemp's arrival in Atlanta has signaled a change in Freeman's performance. Rather than work around him, pitchers are now having to deal with the All-Star first baseman straight up.

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21 days until Opening Day -- Hank Aaron was an All-Star in a record 21 seasons from 1955-75. No active player has more than 11 to his name. (Getty Images/AP Photo)

AP Photo/David Zalubowski
22dDavid Schoenfield

What to watch at WBC: Team Canada

On a Canadian team with a mixture of castoffs, retirees and young players, Freddie Freeman stands out as the anchor of the team's lineup.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs64929th
Batting Average.25519th
On Base Percentage.32116th
Slugging Percentage.38430th
Earned Run Average4.5124th
Quality Starts64Tied-24th
WHIP1.3519th
BAA.25614th

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