User ID
Password
  Forgot User ID
or Register Today!
VegasInsider.com
Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Follow Us on Google+ VI Mobile Scores and Betting Odds
Home
NFL
NBA
NHL
MLB
NCAA FB
NCAA BK
Horses
Golf
Auto
Soccer
More
Betting Tools

 
OF Reed Johnson stays with Braves

New Sportsbook.ag customers: Make your 1st bet, get your 2nd bet free, 100%, winnings paid in cash.
Join Now

Already have an account? Click here to view new Exclusive Rewards!

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Reed Johnson, the top pinch hitter in the National League last season, rejoined the Atlanta Braves on Thursday with a one-year contract that includes a club option for 2014.

Advertisement
The deal was announced two days before Johnson turned 36.

Atlanta acquired Johnson and pitcher Paul Maholm from the Chicago Cubs on July 30. Johnson hit a combined .290 with three home runs and 20 RBIs last season. He batted .419 (18 for 43) as a pinch hitter.

Johnson is a career .284 hitter with 62 home runs for Toronto, the Cubs, the Los Angeles Dodgers and Atlanta since making his major league debut in 2003.

AP NEWS
The Associated Press News Service

Copyright 2015
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved

  
HEADLINES
Akins: Diamond Trends - Saturday
Lawrence: August Pitchers Report
News: Win Total Update - July
Mets get Cespedes at trade deadline
Phillies trade Revere to Blue Jays
Blue Jays recall Kawasaki, option Tepera
MORE HEADLINES
 
Why Buy Picks From VegasInsider.com
MLB Pro Baseball Handicapper Sports Picks Records
MLB Hot Streaks
5-0 +543 L5 G-Plays, +1,271 TY
6-2 +457 Last 2 Days, +1,182 TY
4-2 L6, 10-5 L15, 19-10 +926 L29
6-1, +504 L7 G-Play Streak
5-2 +531 L7, +1,418 This Season
5-1 +445 L6 G-Plays, +1,306 TY
+1,236 Guarantees This Year
3-1 +198 Yesterday, +1,208 TY
6-3, +381 L9 Guaranteed Plays
10-5 L15 Picks, 14-7 L21 G-Plays
5-2 G-Plays, 14-6 +706 L20 Picks
21-10, +1,205 L31 Guarantees
13-5 L18 G-Plays, 11-6 L17 Picks
2-0 Last Night, 8-3 L11 Total Plays
7-4 +293 L11, 11-6 +493 L17
MLB Pro Baseball Expert Sports Picks - Detroit Tigers at Baltimore Orioles
2015 MLB SEASON PICK RECORDS
Money Leaders
Handicapper Money
Scott Pritchard + 1418
Dave Cokin + 1306
John Fisher + 1271
Underdog Leaders
Handicapper Money
Kevin Rogers + 1481
Dave Cokin + 1363
Michael Black + 1166
Over-Under Leaders
Handicapper Money
John Fisher + 729
Kyle Hunter + 667
Marc Lawrence + 505
Guaranteed Leaders
Handicapper Money
Bruce Marshall + 1283
Joe Nelson + 1236
Dave Cokin + 921
Favorite Leaders
Handicapper Money
Chip Chirimbes + 1548
Jimmy Boyd + 1243
Vince Akins + 1088
Member Leaders
Handicapper Money
Chip Chirimbes + 1474
Jimmy Boyd + 707
Stephen Nover + 670
MORE PICK RECORDS
  
corner graphic
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10% off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20% off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000 Member Plays each month!
VI Daily Fantasy Sager Bomb