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The Atlanta Braves have largely remained dormant this winter, aside from signing BJ Upton to replace Michael Bourn as the team's center fielder. Aside from filling that hole in center field, the Braves really didn't need to do much this winter. They still haven't replaced Chipper Jones' bat in their lineup, but aside from that, Atlanta largely stood pat. But now, with money to burn, the Braves are looking into contract extensions for some of their building blocks, and Martin Prado is one of those players. As of right now, Prado will be splitting time between third base and left field for the Braves, while Juan Francisco and Reed Johnson split the other half of the playing time. Prado is an every day player, but he doesn't have a full-time position (yet, at least). Heading into his final year of arbitration, Atlanta is reportedly considering trying to get Prado locked up to a multi-year contract extension. But is a contract extension of several years for the 2...
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