Nick Markakis decides to rejoin Braves for 2020 season

Nick Markakis decides to rejoin Braves for 2020 season

Weeks after he decided to opt out of the season, Braves outfielder Nick Markakis has reversed his decision.

Markakis announced Wednesday that he will rejoin the team. The news comes just hours before the Braves’ first pitch against Tampa Bay in the home opener.

“In the pit of my stomach, I felt like I needed to be out there,” Markakis said.

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