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GreenJackets: July 4 festivities kick off homestand

...innings, and Sam Coonrod pushed his back down to 2.63 with 71 strikeouts in 68 1/3 innings. D.J. Snelten and Chris Johnson have fared better recently to give the rotation an added boost. Snelten could be viewed as a second-half key for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-07-04/greenjackets
Braves top Phillies, extend winning streak to three

...walked. The runners advanced to second and third on Morgan's wild pitch, but the left-hander ended the inning on Chris Johnson's slow grounder to second.A video review - and hustle by Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons - helped Teheran in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-03/braves-top-phillies-exte
Braves edge Pirates to end five-game skid

...and definitely it feels good to get out of Pittsburgh with a W."Jace Peterson hit his third homer for the Braves. Chris Johnson added two hits and Nick Markakis drove in a run. Jason Grilli gave up a run during the ninth but earned his 21st save...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-28/braves-edge-pirates-end-
Reliever Chris Withrow could be name to remember in Braves trade with Dodgers

...similar struggles on the mound, and Thomas and Jaime were without major league roster spots.Uribe is expected to push Chris Johnson for the majority of playing time at third base. The 36-year-old Dominican struggled to a .247 average in 29 games...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-30/reliever-chris-withrow-c
Christian Bethancourt's walk-off homer lifts Braves over Pirates

...Jason Grilli (1-2) pitched a perfect inning and the Braves ended Pittsburgh's four-game winning streak.Chris Johnson hit his first homer of the season in the second for Atlanta.Pittsburgh's Andrew McCutchen hit a two-run homer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-06/christian-bethancourts-w
Simmons, Maybin help Braves beat Dodgers

...with what manager Don Mattingly called a "tweaked back." He was not available for Wednesday's game.Braves: 3B Chris Johnson (fractured left hand) was activated from the 15-day disabled list prior to the game. He'd been on the DL since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-28/simmons-maybin-help-brav
Balk costs GreenJackets in 13 inning loss to Legends

...Lexington answered in the top of the third on an Alfredo Escalera RBI double to tie the game.GreenJackets right-hander Chris Johnson lasted five innings with two runs allowed despite six hits and five line drives.The Legends bullpen totaled 11...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-04/balk-costs-greenjackets-
Rookie's triple helps Atlanta salvage split in series vs. Giants

...runs and five hits in 61/3 innings and was pulled after giving up a two-run homer to Juan Uribe and singles to Chris Johnson, who had two hits and drove in a run, and Simmons.Uribe hit his second homer in as many days.Braves starter Julio...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-31/rookies-triple-helps-atl
Diamondbacks rally from 6-0 deficit to beat Braves

...work.Johnson's errant throw while trying to catch Nick Ahmed in a rundown in the eighth went over third baseman Chris Johnson's head, allow Ahmed to score Arizona's ninth run."Our 10-game road trip, some areas of our bullpen got exposed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-03/diamondbacks-rally-6-0-d
GreenJackets: Griffin pulled early in start

...it was a groundout to third base. 3. Kyle Zimmer: He didn't throw in this game. Scouting notes- Augusta's Chris Johnson: FB 87-90, straight, flat; CH 79-80, cast it, slowed his arm action; CB 78-82, flashed ok, stayed pretty...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/david-lee/2015-06-05/greenjackets