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Source: B.J. Upton, Braves agree

Updated: November 28, 2012, 11:26 PM ET
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Free-agent outfielder B.J. Upton has agreed to a five-year deal worth $75.25 million with the Atlanta Braves, a baseball source told ESPN.

The deal is expected to be announced Thursday once Upton passes his physical. It would be the biggest free-agent contract of the offseason so far and the largest in Braves history.

Upton, 28, hit .246 with 28 homers, 78 RBIs and 31 stolen bases for Tampa Bay last season.

Upton made his debut with Tampa Bay in 2004. His first full ...

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