Baseball Daily Dose: The Fresh Prince of Atlanta

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Baseball Daily Dose: The Fresh Prince of Atlanta
Baseball Daily Dose: The Fresh Prince of Atlanta

The consensus preeminent relief pitcher available in free agency this offseason is officially off the open market. The Braves announced the signing of left-handed reliever Will Smith to a three-year, $39 million contract on Thursday afternoon. The deal also includes a 2023 club option for $13 million. According to Jeff Passan of ESPN, the fourth-year option includes a $1 million buyout. The 30-year-old southpaw, who blossomed into one of the most underrated relievers in the game over the last few years, posted a 2.76 ERA, 1.03 WHIP and 96/21 K/BB ratio over 65 1/3 innings last year. He also converted 34 of 38 save opportunities in his final season with San Francisco. Given the glacial pace at

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