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  1. Beware Chris Johnson, rumored Giants third base targetRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | McCovey Chronicles

    ... price, now. All it would have taken is a prospect or two, and absorbing the entire contract of the newly awful Chris Johnson. Considering what the Padres gave up without worrying about Johnson's contract, it seems realistic. The Giants didn't ...

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  2. Justin Upton + Chris Johnson makes too much sense....Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Crawfish Boxes

    This rumor just seems to give me a hunch... Astros were in talks for Gattis which snagged on B.J. thankfully, but the fact that the Astros have been in cahoots with the Braves this off-season leads me to believe that there is high potential for a deal to be worked out between the two clubs in the future.. Couple this with the rumor that Justin Upton and former Astros 3B Chris Johnson are being packaged together.

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  3. Mariners Trade Rumors: M's Most Likely Out Of Justin Upton TalksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | SoDo Mojo

    ... reluctant to include him in any deal. But now, word from Bob Nightengale is that the Braves are including 3B Chris Johnson in any talks involving Justin Upton, packaging them together. Now, Bob mis-tweeted and meant Chris Johnson. The reason I say ...

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  4. Astros roster moves: Marc Krauss waived, claimed by AngelsRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Crawfish Boxes

    ... who never found his MLB stride. He was acquired from the Diamondbacks , along with Bobby Borchering , for Chris Johnson in 2012. With the move, Houston now has 38 players on its 40-man roster. It also continues a trend of the Angels grabbing former ...

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  5. Atlanta Braves News: Morning Chop 12/2 "Chris Is A Turtle"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Tomahawk Take

    Apr 25, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman and third baseman Chris Johnson celebrate a victory against the Cincinnati Reds at Turner Field. The Braves defeated the Reds 5-4.

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  6. 2014 FanSided Faux-Winter Meetings Sunday UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Tomahawk Take

    ... line with 46 homers and 177 RBI from 2010 through 2013 for Boston, Houston and Oakland. The trade of Chris Johnson left us with an extremely young and inexperienced infield. Lowrie solidifies third base for us until Stephen Piscotty or Kyle Kubitza ...

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  7. Minor Moves: Astros release Bobby Borchering and Matt HeidenreichRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... #Astros release 1B Bobby Borchering and RHP Matt Heidenreich, two prospect acquisitions from 2012 trades of Chris Johnson and Brett Myers . Borchering was a former first round pick (16th overall, 2009) of the Arizona Diamondbacks out of Bishop Verot ...

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  8. Braves Keep Fredi Gonzalez Hire Bo PorterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Tomahawk Take

    Sep 25, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez talks with third baseman Chris Johnson in the ninth inning of their game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Turner Field. The Pirates won 10-1.

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  9. Santana looks to finish strong in opener vs. PhilliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Atlanta Braves

    ... Papelbon this offseason, Giles will likely be Philadelphia's closer in 2015. Worth noting Third baseman Chris Johnson missed Thursday's game with a sore back but hopes to play Friday. Braves outfielder Justin Upton entered Friday one RBI shy of ...

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  10. Baseball's worst everyday players of 2014 by positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Sporting News

    ... to Baseball-Reference, 1,207 players have at least one plate appearance this season. Atlanta third baseman Chris Johnson ranks 1,197th in B-R WAR at minus-1.3, Detroit third baseman Nick Castellanos ranks 1,203rd at minus-1.5, and Dominguez checks ...

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  11. Matt Dominguez continues to struggle for the Houston AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... worst WAR in all of baseball (minimum 500 at-bats) trailing only Nick Castellanos of the Detroit Tigers and Chris Johnson of the Braves. Also, since 1970, Dominguez is the ONLY Astros third baseman without a stolen base (minimum 550 at-bats). ...

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  12. MLB roundup: 4 Phillies combine to no-hit BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Detroit Free Press

    ... bid for a hit. With runners on second and third in the third, Byrd raced toward the line for a diving catch on Chris Johnson's liner. It was the 11th combined no-hitter in major league history. Kevin Millwood and five Seattle relievers did it vs. ...

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  13. Alabama SportsRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... "It's not often you see a guy, especially a starter, that throws that many cutters," Braves third baseman Chris Johnson said. "He was good at it, working it inside, outside. It's something we've got to get used to, him being in our division now, and ...

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  14. Cosart pitches seven innings as Marlins beat BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | TSN.ca

    ... "It's not often you see a guy, especially a starter, that throws that many cutters," Braves third baseman Chris Johnson said. "He was good at it, working it inside, outside. It's something we've got to get used to, him being in our division now, and ...

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  15. Pirates' Vance Worley 1st to Record 8 Ks After Allowing 6 Runs in 1st InningRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... to first baseman Freddie Freeman, a single to outfielder Justin Upton and an infield single to third baseman Chris Johnson before finally striking out second baseman Tommy La Stella for the first out of the game. Following an RBI single by catcher ...

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  16. Ortiz's 2 HRs, 6 RBIs power Red Sox over AstrosRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... has won back-to-back starts for the first time since his first two outings of the season. At Atlanta, Chris Johnson drove in two runs with three hits and Julio Teheran threw six strong innings as the Braves edged the suddenly struggling Oakland ...

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  17. Baseball CapsulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | Merced Sun-Star

    ... pitched his 17th complete game in 202 career starts. He allowed five hits and struck out 11. ATLANTA (AP) - Chris Johnson drove in two runs with three hits, Julio Teheran threw six strong innings and the Atlanta Braves edged the suddenly struggling ...

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  18. MLB's Biggest Duds of the Week, Position by PositionRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... 3 that scored Jason Heyward from third base and tied the game at two, Gattis failed to score from second on Chris Johnson's subsequent double. "I just had too much on my mind," he told MLB.com's Mark Bowman . "I (messed) up and made a mistake. ...

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  19. Santana shines on mound, Gattis delivers at plate in Braves' 2-0 win over PadresRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... in his last start. He threw strikes on 77 of 102 pitches. "It's fun to play behind," Braves third baseman Chris Johnson said. "You better not look down for too long because you might miss one. It's a lot of fun when he pounds the zone. When he's ...

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  20. SD03rdATL0Read the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Sportsnet.ca

    ... third inning in an eventual 8-3 win. Upton went 2-for-4 with a pair of runs scored, while Justin Upton, Chris Johnson and Ryan Doumit all drove in two runs each. Mike Minor won at home for the first time since May 19, charged with three runs on ...

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