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Chris Johnson

Atlanta Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez challenged the sixth-inning play at Miller Park in the season opener won by Milwaukee, 2-0. Braun was originally called safe at first base by umpire Greg Gibson on a leadoff infield single fielded by third baseman Chris Johnson.(Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Umpire’s Call Overturned, First Time By MLB Expanded Replay

An umpire’s call was overturned Monday for the first time under Major League Baseball’s expanded replay system, with Milwaukee Brewers star Ryan Braun ruled out instead of safe.

03/31/2014

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Braves Avoid Arbitration With Four Players

The Atlanta Braves avoided arbitration with four players on Friday, but the team still has more work to do. Among those to reach agreement were pitchers Kris Medlen and Mike Minor, third baseman Chris Johnson […]

92.9 The Game–01/17/2014

Philadelphia Phillies v Atlanta Braves

Late Rally Falls Short As Braves Lose To Phils

ATLANTA (AP) — Chris Johnson made a headfirst dive into first base but was thrown out to end the game, then argued in the dugout with Atlanta coach Terry Pendleton after the Braves lost to […]

92.9 The Game–09/28/2013

Atlanta Braves v Miami Marlins

Braves’ Garcia Wins; Freeman Collects Three Hits On B-Day

MIAMI — The game had all the earmarks of low-stakes September baseball, with a small crowd and two spot starters in a matchup of first- and last-place teams. Bring on Freddy Garcia. The well-traveled 36-year-old […]

92.9 The Game–09/13/2013

Atlanta Braves v Miami Marlins

Freddy Garcia Pitches Braves Past Marlins 6-1

MIAMI (AP) — Freddy Garcia earned his second NL victory since 2007, and his first since joining the Atlanta Braves last month, pitching six innings to help beat Miami 6-1 Thursday. Freddie Freeman had three […]

92.9 The Game–09/12/2013

Atlanta Braves v Miami Marlins

VIDEO: Braves And Marlins Almost Brawl In Miami

Jose Fernandez hit his first major league homerun Wednesday night and it happened to be against our Atlanta Braves. Had he just hit his homerun, rounded the bases and celebrated that milestone with his teammates […]

92.9 The Game–09/12/2013

Minnesota Vikings 21 - Chicago Bears 14

My Top 10 REAL LIFE NFL Running Backs

  . . . . . My Top 10 NFL Running Backs   1. Adrian Peterson 2. Marshawn Lynch 3. Arian Foster 4. Ray Rice* 5. Maurice Jones-Drew 6. Matt Forte 7. Jamaal Charles 8. […]

92.9 The Game–08/31/2013

St Louis Cardinals v Atlanta Braves

Braves Beat The Phillies Wednesday Night At The Ted

ATLANTA (AP) — Chris Johnson drove in three runs, Jason Heyward homered and Brandon Beachy pitched six strong innings to help the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-3 on Wednesday night. The Braves have […]

92.9 The Game–08/15/2013

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Braves Beat The Phillies At The Ted

ATLANTA (AP) — Kris Medlen continued his late-season surge by winning his fourth straight start, Chris Johnson hit a two-run home run and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 3-1 Tuesday night. Medlen (10-10) […]

92.9 The Game–08/13/2013

The Braves celebrate their 11-2 win Thursday night over the Rockies.

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Braves Recap: Braves Have Figured Out Recipe For Success After Rockies Sweep

Grant McAuley, Lead Braves Writer for Bleacher Report, joined Overtime with Jim Murray to recap the Braves 11-2 win Thursday night and sweep over the Rockies. It also makes 7 wins in a row now. They […]

92.9 The Game–08/02/2013

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