Does signing Will Smith keep Braves from adding another player with draft pick compensation attached?

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Does signing Will Smith keep Braves from adding another player with draft pick compensation attached?
Does signing Will Smith keep Braves from adding another player with draft pick compensation attached?

A year after firing the first major shot of the offseason, the Atlanta Braves were at it again, announcing Thursday they had signed free-agent reliever Will Smith to a three-year, $39 million deal with a $13 million option for a fourth season. The question that follows general manager Alex Anthopoulos' latest November coup — which came nearly a year to the day that Atlanta inked Josh Donaldson — is what follows it? Adding Smith, who had rejected a qualifying offer from the San Francisco Giants, means the Braves are giving up their second-highest draft pick in 2020 along with $500,000 in international pool money. If they were to bring aboard any of the other unsigned players who received the $17.8

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