Tagged: ‘Jim Johnson’

Atlanta Braves news and links: Big win on getaway day
August 18th, 2017 at 8:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Joe Mahoney/Getty Images BRAVES NEWS Atlanta pays back Colorado for Wednesday night's blowout The Braves took a nasty beating on Wednesday night, but they gave it right back to the Rockies on Thursday afternoon as they picked up a 10-4 win on...

Sims survives Coors as bats rock Rox in finale, 10-4
August 17th, 2017 at 8:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Joe Mahoney/Getty Images The Braves did exactly what you want to do the day after a drubbing: come right back out on the field and return the favor. Four solo homers and a six-run sixth later, and they came back to earn...

Bullpen botches lead as Braves lose to Phillies in 11, 4-3
July 29th, 2017 at 11:43 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images Through seven innings, the Braves held a 3-1 lead over the Phillies, and looked like they might be en route to finally clinching a victory at Citizens Bank Park this season. Unfortunately for the Braves, Arodys Vizcaino yielded a...

Bullpen (J)implosion dooms Braves in 5-4 loss to Nats
July 7th, 2017 at 11:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports Sometimes, baseball is fun. That was true for the first eight and a half innings of tonight's game against the Washington Nationals, during which Freddie Freeman triumphantly announced his return to the lineup by hitting a go-ahead homer off of...

Freeman’s late-game heroics lead Braves to comeback win over Brewers
April 29th, 2017 at 12:22 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images The Atlanta Braves extended their winning streak to three games in comeback fashion with a 10-8 win over the Milwaukee Brewers Friday night. Despite trailing 8-4 earlier in the ballgame, the Braves took an 8-8 tie into the top...