Free agent closer Craig Kimbrel was spotted at the airport in Orlando on Thursday evening. It sparked rumors that the former Brave was returning to the team he spent the first five seasons of his career with.
The Atlanta Braves are pretty much the only team who still holds their Spring Training in the area.
Braves pitchers and catchers report Friday. The @braves are pretty much the only team around Orlando now. The Braves have money to spend. #ChopOn. https://t.co/Y8CG7beIWp
— Barrett Sallee (@BarrettSallee) February 15, 2019
Kimbrel spent the last three seasons with the Red Sox. He had 42 saves for Boston last season on a 108 win, World Series winning team.
Despite all of that, the market for Kimbrel’s services has been quiet as it as been for the other top free agents.
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