by Joe Buttgereit | Braves Correspondent | Mon, Jul 6th 11:28am EDT
Brian Snitker announced Nick Markakis has decided to opt out of the 2020 season on Monday. (Mark Bowman on Twitter)
Markakis joins the growing list of players deciding to forego the season due to health concerns. The absence of Markakis will allow players like Austin Riley and Adam Duvall to get more consistent ABs, with the added spot of the universal DH.
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