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Braves News: Atlanta still has time to fill needs

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A slow Winter Meetings may not mean a slow offseason for the Braves

The Braves had a quiet week at the Winter Meetings but still have holes that need to be filled before the start of spring training. The good news is they have the time and the means to fill those needs.

Braves take 3 minor leaguers in Rule 5 Draft

Atlanta was quiet during the major league portion of the Rule 5 Draft but did make three picks during the minor league phase. They selected right-hander Jason Creasy from Arizona, Rafael De Paula from Cincinnati and shortstop Riley Unroe from the Angels.

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Padres sign Ian Kinsler to two year deal

The Padres have an agreement with second baseman Ian Kinsler on a two-year, $8 million deal.

White Sox To Sign James McCann

The Chicago White Sox and free agent catcher James McCann are in agreement on a one-year $2.5 million contract. McCann hit .220/.267/.314 with eight home runs last season with the Detroit Tigers.

Matt Chapman Undergoes Shoulder Surgery

Oakland announced on Friday that third baseman Matt Chapman had undergone surgery on his left shoulder. The surgery was deemed minor and he is expected to resume swinging a bat in about six weeks.

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