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Braves announce two contract announcements

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The Atlanta Braves announced that they have made a qualifying contract offer to catcher Brian McCann for the 2014 season.

McCann, who completed his ninth season with the Braves in 2013, owns a career batting average of .277 with 176 home runs and 661 RBI.

The Braves also announced that they have declined to exercise the contract option on outfielder Reed Johnson for the 2014 season.

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