Joc Pederson Declines $10M Braves Contract Option for 2022; Will Become Free Agent

Bleacher Report

Cover picture for the articleJust days after helping the team win its first World Series title since 1995, Joc Pederson declined his portion of a $10 million mutual option with the Atlanta Braves for the 2022 season. Pederson will receive a $2.5 million buyout after declining the option. Atlanta acquired the 2015 All-Star...

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Danny Gossett

So, these guys were part of one of the most feel good stories of all time and greed takes hold and the team is basically dissolved. This is the sad state of pro sports now days and the reason why the fan base is dwindling.

Tony Hutchinson

Not so Danny. With Acuna, Rosario, Duval and Solue returning, that is if we can hold onto all those outfielders the Braves will be loaded in the outfield. Wish the young man luck. Who knows. He may yet sign with the Braves.


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