ESPN: Ex-Astro Keuchel joining Braves

ESPN: Ex-Astro Keuchel joining Braves
(Source: Houston Astros)

NACOGDOCHES, Texas (KTRE) - After sitting out the beginning of the 2019 season it appears ex-Houston Astros Dallas Keuchel has a new home.

According to ESPN, the Atlanta Braves have agreed to a one-year deal with Keuchel that could be close to $13 Million but could be prorated out closer to $20 Million.

The veteran was the 2015 AL Cy Young Award winner. His 2018 record was 12-11 with a 3.74 ERA and 153 strikeouts Keuchel had two postseason starts with a 3.60 ERA. He made $13.2 million and turned down a $17.9 million qualifying offer by the Astros after the season.

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