Mets rally past Braves behind Kelly Johnson

ATLANTA - Kelly Johnson drove in the tiebreaking run in the ninth inning, Yoenis Cespedes homered for the eighth time in 11 days and the NL East-leading...

Kelly Johnson's homer helps Braves beat reeling Nationals

...18 games in the season series could be interesting.Kelly Johnson homered and drove in three runs, Eric Stults pitched...1-1) allowed two runs on four hits and three walks. Kelly Johnson had three hits, including a run-scoring single off...

Braves use Kelly Johnson's turnaround season to add future pieces

...compliment was how Seitzer helps him prepare mentally.Aside from Maybin, perhaps the greatest testimony for Seitzer is Kelly Johnson's season.The Braves signed Johnson to a minor league contract this past winter with a $1.5 million salary for...

Cameron Maybin, Kelly Johnson propel Braves past Phillies

...Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-5 on Saturday night in their best offensive showing in six weeks.Kelly Johnson drove in three runs with two hits as the Braves scored their most runs since a 10-1 victory over Milwaukee on May...

Fading Braves feeling the effects of looking to the future

...general manager John Hart raised the white flag and put everyone with a bit of value on the market. Juan Uribe and Kelly Johnson were dealt to the NL East rival New York Mets. Alex Wood, Jim Johnson and Luis Avilan were shipped to the Los Angeles...

Mets welcome break before World Series starts on Tuesday

...be ready for the World Series."We're fortunate to have taken care of our business quick," reserve infielder Kelly Johnson said. "To be honest with you, it helps guys who are banged up. It helps the rotation. I think we just take the...

Johnson solidifies his spot in the lineup

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Kelly Johnson is again just going by Kelly Johnson these days, not the Kelly Johnson Experiment. No, the laboratory is closed on the former left fielder and minor...

Tennis, anyone?

Kelly Johnson, 10, of Aiken, empties tennis balls back into a cart Friday at Odell Weeks Activity Center. Kelly retrieved balls for her sister, Laura Johnson, who has been taking tennis lessons for two months.

Escobar remains at second

...Cox decided to go with Yunel Escobar at second over Kelly Johnson, though the Braves manager shrugged off any talk of...faced Washington Nationals southpaw Micah Bowie. "Kelly Johnson hits lefties as good as you want to see," Cox said...

Trying to be second to none

...second baseman, talk surfaced from the organization that Kelly Johnson would be a top candidate to win the job in 2007. The...confidence from Braves general manager John Schuerholz. "Kelly Johnson is a young man we think offensively with no doubt can...