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Who do the Braves have on the roster right now as candidates for next season?

Who are the internal candidates for the 2016 Braves roster?

The first thing we need to look at, when analyzing how the 2016 Braves roster will take shape, is the internal options that will be on the table for the team as it evaluates the possibilities.

STARTING ROTATION (8)

Shelby Miller, Julio Teheran, Williams Perez, Matt Wisler, Mike Foltynewicz, Manny Banuelos, Ryan Weber, Tyrell Jenkins

BULLPEN (12)

Arodys Vizcaino, Jason Grilli, Brandon Cunniff, Matt Marksberry, Andrew McKirahan, Peter Moylan, Shae Simmons, Danny Winkler, Chris Withrow, Daniel Burawa, Brady Feigl, Jason Hursh

CATCHER (2)

Christian Bethancourt, Ryan Lavarnway

INFIELDERS (8)

Freddie Freeman, Jace Peterson, Andrelton Simmons, Hector Olivera, Pedro Ciriaco, Adonis Garcia, Daniel Castro, Joey Terdoslavich

OUTFIELDERS (7)

Michael Bourn, Cameron Maybin, Nick Markakis, Nick Swisher, Dian Toscano, Eury Perez, Mallex Smith

What does this show us? The Braves have a lot of work to do. They, quite simply, need more talent. The offseason evaluation is already underway, so this list of names will increase substantially before the team gets to Spring Training.

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