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

    Thursday Sep 25 | 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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  2. Baseball's worst everyday players of 2014 by positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | 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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  3. Matt Dominguez continues to struggle for the Houston AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | 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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  4. MLB roundup: 4 Phillies combine to no-hit BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. Atlanta Braves as Deadline Sellers nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Tomahawk Take

    ... I'd suggest 'Seattle', but you know how that worked out the last time somebody tried to trade Justin. SELL. Chris Johnson . A lot of folks I'm actually not one of them would say "Good! Shouldn't have been given an extension in the first place!" ...

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  14. MIA @ HOU8:10 pm ETRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | Sportsnet.ca

    ... in 22 of 23 games. Starter Henderson Alvarez lasted eight frames and his only two runs allowed came on a Chris Johnson home run in the second inning. The Marlins are trying to keep pace in the National League East standings as they enter Friday in ...

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  15. And That Happened: Sunday's scores and highlightsRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | MSNBC

    ... but he's definitely making statements about it. Braves 8, Phillies 2 : Tommy La Stella drove in three runs and Chris Johnson hit a two-run homer. Dan Uggla watched the game with increasing anger from his couch, flexing his biceps and thinking about ...

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  16. Braves Daily News Digest: 7/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Talking Chop

    Chris Johnson's bat powered the Braves to a 10-7 win against the Cubs on Sunday - David Banks-USA TODAY Sports Fresh off of an 11-6 win in Wrigley on Saturday, the Braves looked to take momentum into the third and final game of the series against the Chicago Cubs .

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  17. MLB wrap: Grand slam win for Giants pitcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | NorthJersey.com

    ... who hit both in the same game for Atlanta in 1966 against the Giants. BRAVES 10, CUBS 7 (at Chicago) - Chris Johnson had three hits, including his third homer in two days, as Atlanta won to remain near the top of the NL East at the All-Star break. ...

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  18. Braves trounce Cubs, 11-6Read the original story

    Jul 12, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... Braces pitcher Mike Minor didn't give up any home runs and hit one himself. It was a good day to be a Brave. Chris Johnson hit a pair of two-run homers in his first two at-bats, including one that drove in the first runs of a six-run fourth inning ...

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  19. Anti-All-Star team: Ranking baseball's worst everyday players by positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Sporting News

    ... on a rebuilding squad, Houston isn't too worried. Worth a mention: By Baseball-Reference's WAR calculation, Chris Johnson of the Braves easily takes this spot, with a minus-1.2 mark. He has just three homers and a walk percentage of just 2.8 ...

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  20. Atlanta BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2014 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... before being ejected in the ninth inning after he argued home plate umpire Mark Carlson's called third strike. Chris Johnson was ejected a few innings prior to that for the same reason. Freddie Freeman finished with two hits and scored a run for the ...

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