Atlanta Braves: 3 Players Who Will Be Affected by B.J. Upton's New Deal

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Atlanta Braves: 3 Players Who Will Be Affected by B.J. Upton's New Deal
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B.J. Upton has agreed to a contract with the Braves.

According to sources, free-agent outfielder B.J. Upton has agreed to a five-year, $75.25 million deal with the Atlanta Braves.

The move almost guarantees Michael Bourn will play somewhere else next season, while the Braves have gotten a center fielder who (when he's on his game) possesses five tools.

So, how will Upton's signing affect other free agents?

Will his deal that averages more than $15 million a season affect what guys like Bourn, Shane Victorino and Nick Swisher will make?

Let's take a look at three players whose contract will be affected by Upton's signing.

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