Braves agree to terms with OF Dave Martinez on two-year deal
By Anthony Mormile SportsTicker Baseball Editor
DALLAS (Ticker) -- The Atlanta Braves, who needed a lefthanded hitter to play first base or the outfield, got their man today, signing veteran Dave Martinez to a two-year contract.
Financial terms were not disclosed.
Martinez fills an immediate void for the Braves, who lost free agent first baseman Andres Galarraga to the Texas Rangers on Friday. Veteran first baseman Wally Joyner also is a free agent.
Martinez, 36, ...
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