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  1. New York Yankees Should Give Ronald Torreyes A Shot At Final Roster SpotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Rant Sports

    ... nonsense going on here. If they are staying away from free agent contracts you can forget Juan Uribe and Chris Johnson , two players who would have made a lot of sense for them because of their ability to play third base, first base and, in Uribe's ...


  2. Gordon gets $50 mil. dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | The Japan Times

    ... Chen Wei-yin to an $80 million, five-year contract, and added right-hander Edwin Jackson and backup infielder Chris Johnson. Gordon was acquired a year ago in a seven-player trade with the Dodgers. He made $2.5 million last year and was under team ...


  3. Baseball to return to Mexico capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... They signed left-hander Wei-Yin Chen to an $80 million, five-year deal and also acquired backup infielder Chris Johnson. On Wednesday, Miami also signed former Rays right-hander Edwin Jackson to a one-year deal for the major-league minimum $507,500. ...


  4. Marlins sign INF Johnson, RHP JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Major League Baseball

    In the past week, the Marlins came to terms with right-hander Edwin Jackson and infielder Chris Johnson . The organization made their respective one-year signings official on Wednesday.


  5. Marlins sign Chris JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Marlin Maniac

    Jul 21, 2015; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves third baseman Chris Johnson hits an RBI single in the third inning of their game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Turner Field. Mandatory Credit: Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports With a day already filled with Marlins activity, the Marlins are expected to sign veteran third baseman Chris Johnson according to's Joe Frisaro.


  6. Source: Marlins, INF Johnson agree to dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Major League Baseball

    with lefty Wei-Yin Chen , the club also pulled off an under-the-radar deal for veteran infielder Chris Johnson , according to a source. Johnson is a right-handed hitter who is expected to step into a variety of roles, including first base, third and ...


  7. Bryce Harper hit 42 homers and was named the NL MVPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... and Josh Donaldson added up to a mere $6.8 million, or $700,000 less than the Cleveland Indians will be paying Chris Johnson next year not to play for them. And while three-time MVP runner-up Mike Trout saw his paycheck increase by a factor of six ...


  8. Terry Francona: Cleveland Indians' goal is to boost offense...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 |

    ... spots that we can fill and can potentially improve. We also have places where some young players or guys like Chris Johnson as a bounceback guy can come in and take over a spot. "I don't think there's any one place where we have to find some sort of ...


  9. BBWAA letting writers is necessary, but a bad sign for the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Crawfish Boxes

    ... been a more connected reporter covering the Astros than McTaggart. I saw him work the deadline in 2012, when Chris Johnson was traded. Everyone was standing around, but then Tags disappeared to talk to a clubhouse attendant or someone else he knew. ...


  10. Cleveland Indians: Shopping the Non-Tender Free AgentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Deep Left Field

    ... ft-handed pitching can be limited he is a good bet to post an OPS above .800, so a straight platoon at DH with Chris Johnson (OPS of .904 against lefthanders since 2013) would yield good results.


  11. Offense is Indians' prime target at MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Cleveland Indians

    ... potential in the outfield. That said, Chisenhall could also be an attractive trade chip for other teams. 1B Chris Johnson : The cost of trading outfielders Nick Swisher and Michael Bourn to Atlanta in August was adding Johnson and his contract to ...


  12. Houston Astros: Trevor Plouffe and the Current State at Third BaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    Sep 6, 2015; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve is tagged out by Minnesota Twins third baseman Trevor Plouffe during the sixth inning at Minute Maid Park. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports Ever since the Houston Astros traded Chris Johnson to the Arizona Diamondbacks at the trade deadline in the 2012 season, the third base job has been void of offensive production and success.


  13. Wire Taps: Nationals' manager search continues... will Don Mattingly get an interview?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | Federal Baseball

    ... Washington's." - "Nationals Pastime: The Mets, not the Nationals, are headed to the World Series" - Chris Johnson, Nationals reportedly interview Dodgers bench coach Tim Wallach: The news early Thursday of the Dodgers and man... ...


  14. Wire Taps: Nationals' manager search continues + Spring Training facility updateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Federal Baseball

    ... Twins." - "Nationals Pastime: Ron Gardenhire reportedly next to interview with Nats for managerial opening" - Chris Johnson, a "An offseason of familiar faces saying goodbye kicked off Oct. 5, when Washington Nationals general manager ...


  15. Atlanta Braves news and links: Attendance, TV ratings took huge hit in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | Talking Chop

    ... compared to 18th in 2014 and 13th in 2013. After starting the season with an extremely shaky option in Chris Johnson , the Braves have ended the season with an idea of who they want to man the hot corner for the forseeable future, and that man is ...


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

    Sep 29, 2015 | 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 ...


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

    Sep 20, 2015 | 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 ...


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

    Sep 19, 2015 | 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 ...


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

    Sep 19, 2015 | 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 ...


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

    Sep 19, 2015 | 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 ...