• Minor recently hired BB Abbott to serve as his agent. The Braves are quite familiar with Abbott, whose client list has included Chipper Jones and Brian McCann. Bo McKinnis had served as Minor's representative dating back to when the Braves selected the left-hander in the first round of the 2009 First-Year Player Draft.
Mark Bowman is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.