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8th Overall Draft Pick Carter Stewart files grievance on Braves

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#1 AZTwin

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Posted 03 October 2018 - 07:00 PM

He is petitioning to become a free agent. The Braves would only offer him 40% of slot. So roughly $2M of the $5M slot value. Braves will get the #9 overall pick next year in compensation if they do not sign Carter. This would move the Twins pick down 1.

#2 Vanimal46

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Posted 03 October 2018 - 07:06 PM

Use some of those funds to pick up this kid. Why not?

#3 gunnarthor

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Posted 03 October 2018 - 10:19 PM

Hope he wins his grievance.

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#4 biggentleben

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Posted 03 October 2018 - 10:34 PM

Sadly, he's right, but the Braves checked all the boxes to keep their draft pick and avoid losing this grievance.

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