Report: Braves sign free-agent pitcher Dallas Keuchel

Dallas Keuchel
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Fewer than 24 hours ago, the biggest free-agent relief pitcher on the market signed with the Chicago Cubs, much to the chagrin of Braves Nation.

Thursday evening Atlanta got good news on the free-agent pitcher front.

According to Dave O'Brien, of The Athletic, Dallas Keuchel has signed with the Braves.

#Braves have agreed to terms with left-hander Dallas Keuchel, sources tell The Athletic.Likely a one-year deal, but working to confirm that.

— David O'Brien (@DOBrienATL) June 7, 2019

The deal, according to Jeff Passan of ESPN, is for one year and it's worth $20 million, which will be prorated.

Dallas Keuchel's deal with the Braves is for one year for around $20 million -- which will be prorated to $13 million, a source tells ESPN. @TBrownYahoo had the money, @DOBrienATL was first with the signing and @Feinsand said this morning they were making progress.

— Jeff Passan (@JeffPassan) June 7, 2019