Tue, 09 Dec 2014 17:36:32 -0800
Atlanta Braves OF Justin Upton and 3B Chris Johnson are trade targets for the San Francisco Giants, and the teams are in talks discussing a potential deal, according to three officials with the Giants with direct knowledge of the negotiations. The officials talked only on the condition of anonymity because discussions are ongoing. The teams have had preliminary discussions, but neither club was overly optimistic a deal can be finalized. Atlanta is skeptical San Francisco has the necessary prospects to make a deal happen.
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 21:07:14 -0700
Atlanta Braves 3B Chris Johnson (back) returned to the lineup Friday, Sept. 26, against the Philadelphia Phillies. He finished 1-for-4 with a two-run home run.
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 13:59:13 -0700
Updating a previous report, Atlanta Braves 3B Chris Johnson (back) expects to return to the starting lineup Friday, Sept. 25.
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:27:17 -0700
Atlanta Braves 3B Chris Johnson (back) is not in the starting lineup Thursday, Sept. 25. Johnson left the game early Wednesday, Sept. 24, due to a strained lower back.
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 21:57:43 -0700
Atlanta Braves 3B Chris Johnson (back) left the game Wednesday, Sept. 24, against the Pittsburgh Pirates due to a strained lower back.
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:33:19 -0700
Atlanta Braves 2B Phil Gosselin is starting at third base and leading off Friday, Sept. 19. 3B Chris Johnson is not in the starting lineup.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:29:53 -0700
Atlanta Braves 3B Chris Johnson is not in the starting lineup Thursday, July 31, and 2B Phil Gosselin is taking his place at the hot corner.
Fantasy Tip: Johnson is likely taking a routine day off on a travel day. Get him out of your daily lineups.
Sat, 12 Jul 2014 18:02:05 -0700
Atlanta Braves 3B Chris Johnson hit two homers and had four RBIs Saturday, July 12.
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 14:49:41 -0700
Atlanta Braves 3B Chris Johnson is getting a routine off day Thursday, July 10, against the New York Mets. Manager Fredi Gonzalez admitted he has not been utilizing his bench enough recently.
Fantasy Tip: Replace Johnson in your daily lineups.
Thu, 05 Jun 2014 15:21:23 -0700
Atlanta Braves 3B Chris Johnson is batting 14-for-70 (.200) with one home run, no walks, 20 strikeouts and a .197 on-base percentage in his last 18 games.