Upton deal affects Stanton's price 

January, 29, 2013
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In the wake of the Justin Upton trade, it's time to analyze how that deal impacts the price
of Giancarlo Stanton, another young slugger who has been mentioned in trade rumors ever since the Miami Marlins moved several big-name players at the beginning of the offseason.

The Braves did well to give up big leaguers Martin Prado and Randall Delgado, along with prospects Zeke Spruill, Nick Ahmed and Brandon Drury, for Upton and Chris Johnson. The fact that Atlanta was able to hang onto right-handed pitching prospects Julio Teheran, J.R. Graham and Lucas Sims means the club didn't deplete its so-so farm system all that much at the top.

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