ATLANTA (AP) — Braves pitching coach Roger McDowell has agreed to a two-year contract through the 2015 season.
McDowell’s new deal was announced Saturday by general manager Frank Wren. There were reports the Phillies were interested in the 52-year-old McDowell.READ MORE: Click here for Georgia Primary Results
The Braves led the major leagues with their 3.18 ERA in 2013, McDowell’s eighth season with the team.READ MORE: 14 students dead, 1 teacher killed after Texas school shooting
Atlanta’s ERA has dropped each season since 2008.
Financial terms were not announced.MORE NEWS: John Driskell Hopkins of Zac Brown Band diagnosed with ALS
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