A free-agent outfielder the Tigers were reportedly thinking about going after is headed to Atlanta. The Braves and B.J. Upton have agreed to terms on a multi-year contract sources say is worth 75-million dollars over five years.
The pact will be finalized pending a physical, which is slated to be performed in Atlanta today. The 28-year old Upton played last season forTampa Baywith 28 homers, 78 RBI’s, 31 stolen bases and a .246 batting average.