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  1. Oakland Athletics Are Limited In Options For Billy ButlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | Swingin' A's

    ... A's will need to consider a deal like the one the Atlanta Braves made this season. They swapped a struggling Chris Johnson , who is owed $9 million in the 2017 season, for the Cleveland Indians' Nick Swisher and Michael Bourn . Both of those aging ...


  2. Sunday News and Notes: Almonte's pickoff the culmination of a night filled with poor playRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 20 | Let's Go Tribe

    ... line with the base for the slide. With Urshela limited by a sore shoulder, I'd expect Mike Aviles or perhaps Chris Johnson to play third. With Bauer pitching out of the bullpen, the Indians are once again using a five-man rotation, though if the ...


  3. Tribe falls to White Sox, loses ground in wild-card raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 19 | The Chronicle-Telegram

    ... rallied for a 10-6 victory over Oakland. "We're just going to keep playing, that's it," Indians third baseman Chris Johnson said. "That's our mindset. Things are extremely positive around here. We'll come out here tomorrow and try and win the ...


  4. Almonte's pickoff ends Tribe's night of missed chancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 19 | Cleveland Indians

    ... strikeout of Carlos Santana . Cleveland's Yan Gomes followed with a double to left field to set things up for Chris Johnson . The Tribe third baseman drilled a 3-2 pitch from Robertson to the greenery beyond the center-field wall -- a towering ...


  5. Rodon, White Sox slow Indians' surgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 19 | Major League Baseball

    ... average over 48 2/3 innings for the White Sox. The Indians made things interesting in the ninth inning, when Chris Johnson launched a two-run homer off White Sox closer David Robertson , but that is as far as Cleveland's rally went, as Abraham ...


  6. Carlos Rodon has found his comfort zone in rotationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 19 |

    ... up five earned runs over his previous two outings, Sox closer David Robertson gave up a two-run homer to Chris Johnson in the ninth but bounced back to... Carlos Rodon limited the Indians to one run over 72/3 innings to help the Sox to a 4-3 victory ...


  7. Sale, White Sox unable to contain surging TribeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 18 | Chicago White Sox

    ... with a walk in bases-loaded situations. 9/18/15: The Indians score five runs in the 8th inning, capped by Chris Johnson's two-run single Anderson used the wealth of early run support to his advantage, cruising through 6 2/3 innings in which his only ...


  8. Indians strike when door opens against SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 18 | Cleveland Indians

    ... bottom of the 3rd inning The Indians also received bases-loaded hits from Mike Aviles , Michael Brantley and Chris Johnson as part of a five-run eighth inning that put the game out of reach for the White Sox. Within that frame, Lonnie Chisenhall ...


  9. Opportunity Knocks: Fantasy transaction analysis Aug. 17 - 24Read the original story

    Aug 25, 2015 | Minor League Ball

    ... Rays took a hit to their bullpen with news that Jake McGee has a torn meniscus in his knee . Indians placed 3B Chris Johnson on the 15-day DL and activated 2B Jason Kipnis from the DL. Twins placed CF Aaron Hicks on the 15-day DL with a strained ...


  10. DNP: Spider BiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 |

    Chris Johnson of the Cleveland Indians missed Sunday's game because of playing Frodo to a small version of Shelob. Johnson had to visit the hospital on Sunday because of a spider bite on his left index finger which catalyzed a reaction so severe that he could not bend his finger.


  11. Olivera jumps to top of fantasy prospects listRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    ... injury in mid-July, but he should be back soon and in Atlanta after a Triple-A tuneup. The Braves cleared out Chris Johnson so they can hand third base to Olivera, who signed a $62.5 million contract in March. Only a quarter of the season remains, ...


  12. Cleveland Indians infielder Chris Johnson saw flashes of brilliance...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 |

    A handful of former Stetson University baseball players maintain a group text message thread, years after they played together at the Florida school. "That's how he is," said Chris Johnson, Kluber's former college teammate and his newest major league teammate.


  13. Astros: Why Are MLB Teams Allowed to Trade After the Deadline?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2015 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... example, on August 7, the Cleveland Indians traded Michael Bourn and Nick Swisher to the Atlanta Braves for Chris Johnson . The next day, the Houston Astros announced they had acquired pitcher Oliver Perez from the Arizona Diamondbacks for minor ...


  14. Bourn in new territory despite return to AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2015 | Atlanta Braves

    Though less than three years have passed since Michael Bourn concluded his previous short stint with Atlanta, the veteran center fielder experienced some unfamiliarity when he returned to the Braves' clubhouse on Saturday afternoon. Julio Teheran , Arodys Vizcaino and Andrelton Simmons stand as the only members of Atlanta's current active roster who previously played for the Braves with Bourn, who was acquired, along with Nick Swisher, on Friday in a deal that sent Chris Johnson to the Indians.


  15. Indians trade Swisher and Bourn to AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 |

    On Friday Antonetti and the Indians shipped Bourn and Swisher and cash to the Atlanta Braves. The Indians will receive infielder Chris Johnson in return.


  16. Braves, Indians complete three-player tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | USA Today

    The Atlanta Braves and the Cleveland Indians completed three-player that sends outfielders Nick Swisher and Michael Bourn to the Braves for first/third baseman Chris Johnson. Braves, Indians complete three-player trade The Atlanta Braves and the Cleveland Indians completed three-player that sends outfielders Nick Swisher and Michael Bourn to the Braves for first/third baseman Chris Johnson.


  17. 2015 MLB trade trackerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | USA Today

    Aug. 7: The Indians traded OF's Nick Swisher and Michael Bourn to the Braves for 1B/3B Chris Johnson. 2015 MLB trade tracker Aug. 7: The Indians traded OF's Nick Swisher and Michael Bourn to the Braves for 1B/3B Chris Johnson.


  18. Daily Fantasy MLB Lineup: Hitters to buy, sell for SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | Sporting News

    ... are our top buy/sell picks in today's key matchups. - Very few Braves have hit lefties well this year, but Chris Johnson (.313/.349/.440) and Jonny Gomes (.275/.378/.480) have solid career numbers against southpaws. Both could make for cheap plays ...


  19. Atlanta Braves news and links: Braves complete three-team mega dealRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2015 | Talking Chop

    ... here . Coming into this year's trade deadline, it was no secret that the Braves were ready to move on from Chris Johnson. Just last week it was reported that both parties would be open to a trade. The 30-year-old is hitting .233/.270/.308 with just ...


  20. Baseball Roundup: Braves eke out scrappy victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 |

    Chris Johnson drove in two runs for Atlanta, and Alex Wood overcame control problems on a hot night as the Braves beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-3 on Tuesday. The Braves, who had lost seven of nine overall, improved to 18-6 at home in games decided by two runs or fewer.