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

    Yesterday | 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 ...

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

    Friday Jul 31 | 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 ...

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

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Newms360.com

    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.

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  4. MLB Nightly 9: Kyle Schwarber's late-inning HRs save CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Sporting News

    ... and on-base percentage (.226 and .307, respectively), so maybe this can jolt his bat back to life. 1B - Chris Johnson, Braves: Johnson, who said Tuesday he hopes to be traded soon , went 3 for 4 with a pair of RBIs in the Braves' 4-3 win over the ...

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  5. MLB: Braves beat DodgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Inside Bay Area

    Braves 4, Dodgers 3: Chris Johnson drove in two runs to lead Atlanta. Los Angeles starter Brett Anderson left in the third inning after irritating his left Achilles tendon.

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  6. Analyzing Five Braves' Trade ChipsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | Talking Chop

    ... as well. It's been rumored that the Braves could try and trade Maybin with a struggling/expensive player like Chris Johnson. Of course, this would lower any potential deal the Braves would receive from other teams and there's always a chance a guy ...

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  7. 's Top 25 Braves Prospects, No. 11-15Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | Talking Chop

    ... of his peripheral stats from last year remain just about the same, but opposing batters have an obscene, 2013 Chris Johnson-esque .395 BABIP against him. That being said, he hasn't helped his own cause as he has BB/9 of almost 4 this year and has ...

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  8. Can J.D. Davis Stick at Third Base?Read the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | Crawfish Boxes

    ... that are good on both sides of the ball are a rarity and a luxury most teams can't afford. I mean, in 2012 Chris Johnson was the 17th ranked third baseman in WAR and we all remember how bad the Astros needed an upgrade there. In 2013 Matt Dominguez ...

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  9. This Week in Braves History, June 23-28Read the original story

    Jun 28, 2015 | Talking Chop

    ... a solo homer in the 3rd, and Justin does the same in the 4th; both are off of Astros starter Scott Feldman . Chris Johnson adds an RBI double and the Braves win 3-2. This was the fourth time that both of the Upton brothers have homered in the same ...

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  10. Foltynewicz getting called up, Johnson on DL for BravesRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | CBS Atlanta

    Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez says right-hander Mike Foltynewicz will be called up from the minors to make his first career start on Friday. To make room for Foltynewicz on the roster, third baseman Chris Johnson will be placed on the 15-day disabled list with a broken left hand.

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  11. Braves turn to Foltynewicz for Friday's startRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    ... the Reds. Foltynewicz will be making his first Major League start. He will fill the roster spot created when Chris Johnson was placed on the disabled list Thursday night with a fractured left hand. The Braves are hoping Foltynewicz will strengthen a ...

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  12. Braves place Chris Johnson on DL with hand fracture; call up right-hander Mike FoltynewiczRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | MSNBC

    The Braves announced a pair of roster moves this evening, with third baseman Chris Johnson going on the 15-day disabled list due to a left hand fracture and right-hander Mike Foltynewicz being called up from Triple-A Gwinnett. Johnson told Mark Bowman of MLB.com that he suffered the injury tonight on a slide into second base on a stolen base attempt in the fourth inning.

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  13. Atlanta Braves call up pitching prospect Mike Foltynewicz; 3B Chris Johnson to DLRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... a 5.30 ERA in 16 relief appearances with Houston in 2014. Also Thursday, the Braves placed third baseman Chris Johnson on the disabled list with a fractured left hand. Johnson - batting .279/.347/.372 with 5 RBIs in 16 games this season - suffered ...

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  14. A day after losing rotation spot, Wojciechowski struggles with commandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... the right field line. Kelly Johnson followed with an RBI double to left. Wojciechowski plunked pinch hitter Chris Johnson leading off the bottom of the fifth. Eric Young, Jr., followed with a double. One out later, Nick Markakis reached on first ...

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  15. Braves' Opening Day Roster Appears Set - Bench Players Still UndecidedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... As things stand, Christian Bethancourt, A.J. Pierzynski, Freddie Freeman, Jace Peterson, Andrelton Simmons, Chris Johnson, Jonny Gomes, Eric Young Jr., Nick Markakis and Alberto Callaspo appear to be locks for the Opening Day roster. This would ...

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  16. Bench spots yet to be determined as season draws nearRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | Atlanta Braves

    ... things stand, Christian Bethancourt , A.J. Pierzynski , Freddie Freeman , Jace Peterson , Andrelton Simmons , Chris Johnson , Jonny Gomes , Eric Young Jr., Nick Markakis and Alberto Callaspo appear to be locks for the Opening Day roster. This would ...

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  17. Nick Markakis, New Braves' Right-Fielder, Makes Spring Training DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... in the fourth inning, he took the station-to-station route to the plate as Freddie Freeman , Almonte and Chris Johnson followed with three consecutive singles. As the Braves spend the next week determining how to fill the final two spots of their ...

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  18. Atlanta Braves News: The Morning Chop VIDEO of Rookie CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Tomahawk Take

    ... turned into an RBI as the bases were loaded. Freddie Freeman scored with Zoilo Almonte going to third and Chris Johnson moving to second. "It scared me for a little bit, numbed me up," Simmons said, via 680 The Fan . "But it felt better after a ...

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  19. Nick Markakis debuts, offense shines for Braves in 14-10 win over AstrosRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | Talking Chop

    ... well. Eric Young Jr. continued his strong Spring performance with a 3-for-5 day that included two runs scored. Chris Johnson reached base four (!) times, including two (!) walks, while Freddie Freeman also had two hits and two runs scored in the ...

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  20. Markakis gets comfortable quickly in spring debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Atlanta Braves

    ... in the fourth inning, he took the station-to-station route to the plate as Freddie Freeman , Almonte and Chris Johnson followed with three consecutive singles. "He wasn't just swinging at the first fastball he saw," Gonzalez said. "He's getting his ...

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