Eli Whiteside

Eli Whiteside

Height/Weight: 6' 2"/215 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: New Albany, Mississippi
College: Delta State
Draft: 2001 6th round by the
  • ClutchPoints

    Freddie Freeman's Contract Demands In Free Agency, Revealed

    Freddie Freeman is one of the most coveted names on the free agency market this offseason, though it’s widely expected the former NL MVP will re-sign with the Atlanta Braves. Still, many clubs are surprised the veteran first baseman hasn’t agreed to a deal with the Braves yet, and it’s especially surprising considering what the 32-year-old is seeking on the open market. According to MLB insider Jon Heyman, Freeman is asking for a six-year contract worth $180 million.

  • Talking Chop

    Braves sign Orlando Arcia to two-year, $3 million contract, per report

    The Atlanta Braves and infielder Orlando Arcia have reportedly avoided arbitration by agreeing to a two-year guaranteed deal worth $3 million according to a report by MLB Network’s Jon Heyman. Per Heyman, the deal includes a club option for a third season. The Braves acquired Arcia in a deal with the Milwaukee Brewers on April 6 in exchange for Patrick Weigel and Chad Sobotka.

  • NBC Sports

    Braves pick up former All-Star Kirby Yates for bullpen

    The Braves bolstered their World Series-winning bullpen by signing right-hander Kirby Yates to a two-year, $8.25 million deal.