Julio Teheran

Braves sign (extremely) veteran pitchers Bartolo Colon and R.A. Dickey

Braves sign (extremely) veteran pitchers Bartolo Colon and R.A. Dickey

The Atlanta Braves are getting older in their starting rotation next season. 

A lot, lot older. 

Not content to add one 40-something starter, the Braves made it two by agreeing to terms with 43-year-old Bartolo Colon, a person familiar with the situation told the Associated Press on Friday. 

The person spoke on condition of anonymity because no announcement is expected from the Braves until next week on the reported $12.5-million, one-year deal with Colon. 

The agreement is subject to a physical and comes one day after the Braves said they had an agreement with 42-year-old knuckleballer R.A....

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