The Atlanta Braves are interested in infielder Ronny Cedeno in a backup SS role, according to David O'Brien -- and Braves fans aren't so interested:
Twitter / @ajcbraves: Ronny Cedeno still in play ...
Ronny Cedeno still in play, and #Braves are among teams interested in him. He's been on their backup SS/utility list all along.
Braves Interested In Ronny Cedeno - Talking Chop
My concern with someone like Cedeno is that he's accustomed to being a starter, and it's hard to predict how he would react moving to a backup role. His lack of a patient approach could completely evaporate if he's only getting three or four at-bats a week. This is what we saw with Jack Wilson last year after he was acquired at the end of August.
And from yesterday:
- Baltimore Orioles and Atlanta Braves Discussing Jurrjens Trade - MLB Daily Dish
Ken Rosenthal and Jon Paul Morosi of FOX Sports are reporting that the Atlanta Braves and Baltimore Orioles are discussing a possible deal involving Jair Jurrjens and Martin Prado. It is noted that it is unlikely that Baltimore would acquire both, just that they are discussing the possibility of getting one or the other.
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