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17. What veteran catchers might be available?

Could Todd Pratt be a Brave in 2006?

If the Braves do decide to trade Johnny Estrada this winter, they may have to look for a veteran backup to Brian McCann. As Bill Shanks continues his 35-part series on the top questions facing the Braves this winter, he looks at some possibilities.

If the Braves do try to take advantage of Johnny Estrada's trade value and move him over the winter, they will have to go out and acquire a veteran catcher to backup second-year receiver Brian McCann. The team has had to do this before, when Javy Lopez was the starter. They've brought in Charlie O'Brien, Paul Bako (who is a free agent this winter), Henry Blanco, and have brought back Eddie Perez... Recommended Stories

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