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Athletics needs better middle infielders

...presented by the Hall of Fame for excellence in baseball broadcasting.Also on the ballot are former Braves announcer Ernie Johnson Sr., Richie Ashburn, Billy Berroa, Rene Cardenas, Dizzy Dean, Ned Martin, Joe Nuxhall and Jack Quinlan.The winner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-04/athletics-needs-better-m
TBS benches Braves, going national

...a step toward becoming a true network." Then he thinks about his father, Skip Caray. And Pete Van Wieren. And Ernie Johnson Sr. And all the other broadcasters who devoted most of their professional careers to calling Braves' games on TBS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/30/bas_145671.shtml
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Broadcaster's life celebrated

...said. "Win or lose, we had a great time every day." Caray and Van Wieren began broadcasting Braves games with Ernie Johnson Sr. in 1976. Caray's sarcastic wit made him a popular lead voice of the broadcast team, and his fame grew as TBS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/12/bra_469170.shtml
Braves
Braves stint on cable network coming to a close

...network and Caray slated for just 10 games on TV. But in the beginning, it was their voices, along with that of Ernie Johnson Sr., that introduced the Braves to the rest of the nation. Turner had just bought the team, and saw an opportunity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/14/bra_143704.shtml
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Big Cat returns with a hot bat

...with either the L.A. Dodgers or the New York Yankees, and went 123-107 record with a 3.22 ERA. He succeeds Ernie Johnson Sr. and will work with play-by-play announcer Bob Rathbun.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/19/bas_283457.shtml
Baseball
Longtime Braves announcer Ernie Johnson dies

Longtime Atlanta Braves broadcasting great Ernie Johnson Sr. has died at age 87.He passed away Friday night in a hospice, with his wife at his side, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2011-08-12/longtime-braves-announce
Johnson calls his last game

After 35 years of describing Braves baseball action on radio and television, Ernie Johnson Sr. will make his last call tonight when Atlanta and the New York Mets continue their National League East showdown series at Turner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/22/bas_270787.shtml
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