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

    Thursday Apr 30 | 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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  2. Braves turn to Foltynewicz for Friday's startRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | 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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  3. Braves place Chris Johnson on DL with hand fracture; call up right-hander Mike FoltynewiczRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. Washington Nationals Rumors: More Tyler Moore Trade ChatterRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2015 | Federal Baseball

    ... bats and get his timing down before the start of Spring Training. As Williams told reporters, including MASN's Chris Johnson , earlier this month, Moore's work in the Dominican Winter League paid off. "'[F]rom Day One of spring training, for me, the ...

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  13. Washington Nationals Grapefruit League GameThread: Nats at MarlinsRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Federal Baseball

    ... my greatest today, but there's a lot of things I can pull from it,'" Fister explained, as quoted by MASN's Chris Johnson . "'I'm kind of fighting myself timing-wise, so there's a lot of highlights that I can make in the bullpen to really work on and ...

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  14. Marlins 5-4 over Nationals: Doug Fister solid in start no.3 in Nats' lossRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Federal Baseball

    ... a good pitch or not,'" the 31-year-old Washington Nationals ' right-hander told reporters, including MASN's Chris Johnson : "'Obviously, I want to get results, I want to get the outs. If I throw a bad pitch and it gets an out, I still know that I ...

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  15. Kyle Kubitza: Top Angels' Prospect Performance of 2014Read the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Halos Heaven

    ... MLB leaders in the category last year were , and they all ranged between .356 and .373. Atlanta third baseman Chris Johnson put up a .394 BABIP in 2013, so we'll come back to him. Trout put up a .383 BABIP a couple of years ago, and in that same ...

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  16. Chris Johnson has the money, wants the hitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | The News-Press

    Chris Johnson has the money, wants the hits Atlanta Braves give Bishop Verot graduate job security with multi-million dollar contract Check out this story on news-press.com: http://newspr.es/1MI52bT Atlanta Braves third baseman, Chris Johnson throws out Dustin Pedroia at Jet Blue Park during a Spring Training game against the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday. Johnson is a former Fort Myers resident at Bishop Verot graduate.

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  17. Nationals 6-4 over Tigers: Stephen Strasburg Ks five in four scorelessRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | Federal Baseball

    ... explained that having Strasburg throw in that environment allowed them to "control the game" as MASN's Chris Johnson noted in reporting that the no.1 overall pick of the 2009 Draft threw a total of 50 pitches in three innings of work in the outing, ...

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  18. Verot's Chris Johnson right where he needs to beRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Naples Daily News

    Growing up on the ball fields of Southwest Florida, Chris Johnson knew he wanted to be a big-league ballplayer. Preferably as a member of the Boston Red Sox.

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  19. Nationals 2-1 over Astros: Jordan Zimmermann solid, avoids liner in third Spring startRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | Federal Baseball

    ... right-hander's outing. "All first-pitch strikes to every batter,'" Williams told reporters, including MASN's Chris Johnson . "'He was really good. Just getting ahead and throwing the ball in the zone.'" Zimmermann told MASN's reporter that he ...

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  20. Game Thread 3/16: Braves at AstrosRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | Talking Chop

    ... third, Andrelton Simmons at short, young favorite Jace Peterson at second and, wait a second, that is indeed Chris Johnson at first base while Freddie Freeman DHs. This should be fun. For the Astros (the lineup on the left down there), Dallas ...

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