Braves acquire Drew in deal with Cards
NEW ORLEANS -- Needing run production and a right fielder, the Atlanta Braves were willing to part with pitching and take a chance on J.D. Drew.
The Braves acquired the oft-injured outfielder from the St. Louis Cardinals along with Eli Marrero on Saturday for former first-round draft picks Jason Marquis and Adam Wainright, and reliever Ray King.
"Adam is our No. 1 pitching prospect and that was tough to do,
but under the circumstances we had no choice," Braves general
manager John ...
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