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“An Analysis of Traded Braves Prospects, 1990-2004”.

I never feel comfortably boiling these things down. If someone else wants to put a summary in the comments, feel free.

UPDATE: Scanning it, one major problem is that he left off Jason Marquis, which certainly distorts the results.

ANOTHER UPDATE: He says that Marquis pitched too much with the Braves to make the cutoff. I guess so; I didn’t realize he’d pitched much more than Schmidt. Certainly he seemed more “prospect” than “proven player”.