Braves try to close deal with Glavine

ATLANTA (AP) - It appears likely that Tom Glavine, baseball's only active 300-game winner, will soon be in camp for the Atlanta Braves.

The two sides had a good meeting last week, and Glavine's agent, Gregg Clifton, was planning to talk with the team again in hopes to moving closer to a deal.

The Braves are eager for the 42-year-old Glavine to return as the fifth starter in a rebuilt rotation, but only if he'll take a significant cut in the $8 million he made last year. Glavine made only 13 starts before season-ending elbow surgery in 2008.

Manager Bobby Cox says there's no rush. Glavine has been working out on his own in Atlanta.

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