MLB   |   Atlanta Braves  


Same name, different guy says Dodgers Johnson of Dallas shooter

On Friday morning, many of us were trying to process the shootings that occurred in Dallas the previous night, possibly wondering just what is currently going on in this country. For Los Angeles Dodgers prospect Micah Johnson, Friday morning was even more unusual, thanks to sharing a name with the shooter who killed five Dallas police officers. Micah Xavier Johnson, 25, was an Army...
Via Awful Announcing
July 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Micah Johnson injured his hand while pitting an avocado

Dodgers second baseman Micah Johnson, a depth player who will likely start the season in the minors, will miss a week of spring training due to a left hand injury. This isn’t terribly newsworthy until you learn how Johnson suffered said injury. 1st injury of spring: #Dodgers Micah Johnson needed stitches in left hand. Mishap trying to remove avocado pit. Should heal in a week...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Dodgers’ Micah Johnson injures himself removing avocado pit

Avocados are supposed to be good for you and have certainly been riding a new high on the trendy food train recently. But avocados are getting a bad name today as baseball teams open up spring training. Micah Johnson of the Los Angeles Dodgers needed to get stictches after an unfortunate battle with an avocado pit. 1st injury of spring: #Dodgers Micah Johnson needed stitches in...
Via The Comeback
February 19, 2016  |  Discuss

White Sox recall speedy infield prospect Micah Johnson

CHICAGO (AP) The Chicago White Sox recalled infielder Micah Johnson from Triple-A Charlotte prior to Tuesday night's game against Cleveland. Johnson, 24, was not in Chicago's starting lineup, but is available off the bench. Johnson was Chicago's opening day second baseman and hit .270 with two doubles, three RBIs, eight runs and three stolen bases in 27 games before being optioned...
Via Associated Press
September 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Chicago White Sox Micah Johnson heating up at Triple-A

White Sox second baseman Micah Johnson was demoted to Triple-A in May, leaving many fans scratching their heads. Sure, Johnson had endured a rough stretch, which is expected for most rookies in their first big league stint. But Johnson is staying positive, and has been playing like a star since he was shipped back to Triple-A Charlotte. In the month of June, Johnson hit .295/.339...
Via FOX Sports
July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

White Sox demote second baseman Micah Johnson to Triple-A

The Chicago White Sox have optioned second baseman Micah Johnson to Triple-A Charlotte, the team announced Thursday. The 24-year-old rookie had struggled defensively and failed to display the power and speed at the big league level that won him the job during spring training. Johnson was hitting .270/.330/.297 over 27 games in April and May but seemed to be turning the corner as...
Via FOX Sports
May 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Hamstring Injury Ends Micah Johnson’s Season

The White Sox have dealt with terrible luck on the injury front all season. While you could certainly make the argument of “Hey, it’s a retooling year, so better now than later”, injuries still suck, plain and simple. Especially when they delay a youngster’s maturation process. On Wednesday afternoon we learned that potential second baseman of the future, Micah Johnson, has...
Via Grab Some Bench
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago White Sox: Three prospects that can make an impact this year

At the moment, the Chicago White Sox sit at 29-29 in the AL Central and are in 2nd place in the division. In a division where the Detroit Tigers seem to be the clear favorites, they continue to stick around. Since going all out this year to make the playoffs doesn’t seem to be the White Sox’s plan, the focus now is to think about their young players, especially the ones in the...
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

White Sox Promote Top Prospect Micah Johnson to AAA Charlotte

The Chicago White Sox made some minor league news today by promoting top prospect and second baseman Micah Johnson from AA Birmingham to AAA Charlotte. Also, the Sox announced that left-handed reliever Nelvin Fuentes has been promoted to Charlotte as well. To make room, the Sox have released third baseman Alex Liddi and left-handed pitcher David Purcey. Johnson, 23, has been the...
Via Grab Some Bench
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Can White Sox prospect Micah Johnson make the cut?

Chicago White Sox Baseball – White Sox prospect Micah Johnson is on the fast track (literally) to the majors, but will his speed alone earn him a roster position? The base-stealing second baseman is a non-roster invite to the White Sox’ training camp a one of the hottest prospects in the organization. Johnson is a 23-year-old youngster who has already stolen media attention...
Via Sports Mockery
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Braves News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

The 'Hope your Cup runneth over this Memorial Day' quiz

Meet your Stanley Cup finalists: Nashville Predators

Getaway Day: There's a murderer's row in the NL West

Journey to the Stanley Cup Final: Pittsburgh Penguins

Best of Yardbarker: Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines

The 'More like Whiffer, Texas Ranger...amirite?' quiz

Stanley Cup Final: A David vs. Goliath matchup that's not as lopsided as it may appear

Manu Ginobili gave life to the San Antonio Spurs

The Rewind: Vince Carter's graduation day celebration that wasn't

The 10 best sports docs available for streaming

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker