Billie Hamrick

...son-in-law, Morgan and Dick Robins, North Augusta, SC; a sister, Beth Stewart, Shelby, NC; four grandchildren, Josh Johnson (Emily), Brett Johnson, Grayson Robins and Caroline Robins; two great-grandchildren, Colton Johnson and Kylie...

NL notebook

MARLINS: Ace Josh Johnson was scratched from his start against the Mets because of the flu...wasn't at the game because of illness. Manager Fredi Gonzalez said Josh Johnson might start Tuesday at Atlanta if he recovers quickly. Outfielder...

Marlin does it all vs. Braves

MIAMI --- Josh Johnson's bat was just as potent as his pitching. Johnson hit a three-run...my team to start the game that we had to win, right now I'd pick Josh Johnson,' " Baker said. Atlanta has done little to slow Florida, and not...

Marlin goes the distance in win

ATLANTA --- Josh Johnson kept one word in mind as he rehabbed from reconstructive elbow surgery...Kelly Johnson tripled and scored on Martin Prado's RBI groundout. Josh Johnson faced the minimum through the first four innings and retired each...

MLB to study increase in Tommy John surgery

...harvested from elsewhere (often the non-pitching elbow or forearm) in the patient's body. All-Stars Patrick Corbin, Josh Johnson and Matt Moore have had the surgery, and NL Rookie of the Year Jose Fernandez had his operation Friday."It's a...

Juanita Bugg

...Whitehead, Jr., and sister, Lucile Whitehead Hammack. Honorary pallbearers will be Parker Bugg, Shane Cunningham, Josh Johnson, Jonathan Joyner, Josh Larson, and Greg Power. Memorials may be made to Grace Baptist Church Building Fund, 4945...

Evelyn Johnson

...and Ray Swint, and two sisters, Louise Landrum and Teenie Smith. Pallbearers will be Wilton Davis, Dennis Lam, Josh Johnson, Lee Lancaster, Mark Sullivan and Wayne Landrum. Memorials may be made to Magnolia Baptist Church, P.O. Box 95...

Atlanta beats Houston, falls to Toronto

...the Atlanta Braves beat the Houston Astros 14-9 Friday in a meeting of split squads.In another split squad game, Josh Johnson struck out five in 3 2-3 perfect innings, leading the Toronto Blue Jays past the Braves 7-1.In the win over the...

Atlanta Falcons fall to Cincinnati Bengals in both teams' preseason opener

...the Falcons' depleted offensive line as Cincinnati rolled to a 34-10 preseason win over Atlanta on Thursday night.Josh Johnson, who directed two second-quarter touchdown drives, made big plays as a passer and runner as he opened the competition...

MLB Notes

...miss any more time.Verlander left Thursday's game against Kansas City after seven innings. BLUE JAYS: Scratched Josh Johnson from his start against the New York Yankees because of right triceps tightness, and they are sending left-hander...