Upton Gives Braves Best NL Outfield

Boston Globe

The Atlanta Braves just became the most talented team in the National League East and maybe the entire National League, but please note that “most talented” isn’t always with synonymous with “best.” If it were, the Angels would be the reigning world champs. That said …

You’d rather have talent than not have it, and there’s no more gifted outfield in the National League than the one the Braves will field in 2013. That’s important, given that they share space with the Washington Nationals, also a-brim with resources. By adding both Uptons in one winter, the Braves need no longer cast envious glances at the Nats’ Bryce Harper, at least in terms of skill-set. That said …

The Uptons should have made themselves indispensable to the teams that ...

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