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Atlanta Braves’ Chris Johnson Snubbed for Silver Slugger for Pittsburgh Pirates’ Pedro Alvarez
November 7th, 2013 at 7:44 AM
Many considered it a foregone conclusion that Atlanta Braves' third baseman Chris Johnson would take home his first career Silver Slugger Award, but he was snubbed on the National League side of things for Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez. ***VIDEO1*** The logic isn't exactly clear how Alvarez could be considered a...

Atlanta Braves First Base Coach Terry Pendleton, Chris Johnson Have Heated Exchange: Video
September 29th, 2013 at 12:42 PM
In the latest Atlanta Braves skirmish, Terry Pendleton had a heated exchange with Chris Johnson immediately following the Braves' 5-4 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies. ***VIDEO1*** Some assumed that the words and push were over Johnson sliding into first, which was admittedly stupid, but reports indicate that Johnson threw his helmet after...

Atlanta Braves’ Chris Johnson, Justin Upton Prank Phillie Phanatic: Video
September 8th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
The Atlanta Braves have a reputation for having a loose clubhouse, and that spilled onto the field when Chris Johnson and Justin Upton pulled a little prank on the Phillie Phanatic. See video below. ***VIDEO1*** Unfortunately, Johnson was the only of the two with a hit, and he put together two, one...

Chris Johnson Records First Career Walk-Off Single for Atlanta Braves: Video
August 29th, 2013 at 8:38 AM
Chris Johnson gave the Atlanta Braves a 3-2 in the bottom of the ninth Wednesday over the Cleveland Indians with his first career walk-off hit. Have a look at the video. ***VIDEO1*** Johnson singled off Joe Smith to left field to drive in Jordan Schafer from second. Michael Brantley made a strong...

Chris Johnson Tapes Mouth to Avoid Ejection
August 13th, 2013 at 12:09 PM
After being ejected by Jim Joyce for arguing balls and strikes on Saturday, in the Atlanta Braves' 1-0 loss to the Miami Marlins, Chris Johnson and Fredi Gonzalez were not willing to put themselves in a situation where the NL's leading hitter found himself ejected once again.   ***VIDEO1***   Coming into Saturday's game,...