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Nationals manager Davey Johnson sets lofty goals

WASHINGTON - Davey Johnson is hardly tempering expectations for his Washington Nationals in 2012."Winning the pennant. Winning the division. Winning...

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Age gap doesn't matter for Nationals' Bryce Harper, Davey Johnson

...the part, from his Mohawkish haircut to his tattoos and well-documented "clown question" 'tude.His manager, Davey Johnson, is 69 and looks and sounds the part, from his graying hair and leathery skin to the near-whisper speaking voice...

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ALCS notebook

CLEVELAND - Neither Davey Johnson nor Mike Hargrove has yet to watch...WATER SPORTS: Baltimore manager Davey Johnson thought Orel Hershiser may have...have been real quiet," manager Davey Johnson said. "I saw some hanging curveballs...

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Recent hires of post-retirement age managers in baseball have worked out

...managers after they turned 65 and then stayed at least one full season, STATS showed. A look at how they fared: DAVEY JOHNSON: A former All-Star infielder who played for four teams, including the Braves, had managed three teams to the playoffs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-11-04/recent-hires-post-retire
'Chronicle' ranks the 50 greatest Atlanta Braves moments

...DiMaggio, Aug. 1, 197847. The Braves become first team to have three 40-homer hitters (Hank Aaron, Darrell Evans, Davey Johnson), 197348. Manager Bobby Cox, known for protecting his players, sets record for career ejections at 132, Aug...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-25/chronicle-ranks-50-great
Rookie managers mold teams in their image

...retired in 2003 after 17 years; Ausmus, 45, stopped in 2010 after 18 years). Both replaced long-time managers (Davey Johnson; Jim Leyland) and kept the predecessor's bench coach and pitching coach. Both took over talented teams (the 2012...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-01/rookie-managers-mold-tea
Ryan Zimmerman leads Washington

VIERA, Fla. - Ryan Zimmerman has already told Nationals manager Davey Johnson that he needs only 50 at-bats in spring training to be ready for the regular season.Washington's third baseman, who had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-03-27/ryan-zimmerman-leads-was
Ankiel hits grand slam in Nationals' rout of Braves

WASHINGTON --- Since Davey Johnson became the manager of the Washington Nationals, he had been waiting for his team to muscle up. On Tuesday night, it finally...

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National League notes

...expected to throw Sunday in the minor leagues, a significant step in his recovery from elbow surgery.Nationals manager Davey Johnson said Wednesday that Strasburg will throw an inning or two for Class A Hagerstown, which will be playing host to Greensboro...

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MLB notes

...fourth consecutive game Thursday with a left knee injury.Asked Thursday when Harper could return, Nationals manager Davey Johnson replied, "We're shooting for tomorrow." Harper is batting .287, but is in a 12 for 67 slump.DODGERS: Have...

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