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Tomahawk Take Jul 8, 2017

Atlanta Braves: Is Jim Johnson done?

He’s been good – sometimes great – for many years, but has Jim Johnson‘s time truly passed? The Atlanta Braves simply had too many holes in the dam to fill to start this season, and in many respects, they have spent a good portion of the regular season re-filling them. Take the bullpen – please.  […] Atlanta Braves: Is Jim Johnson done? - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Tomahawk Take Jul 3, 2017

Suzuki Homers Twice in Return to Oakland as Atlanta Braves Win 4-3

Kurt Suzuki’s 12th inning homer was the deciding factor in the Atlanta Braves win over Oakland after Jim Johnson nearly lost the game What a nail-biting game! A game that looked like an easy win for the Atlanta Braves through the first 6 innings, quickly changed after Julio Teheran faltered in the 7th. The Braves lost the lead twice but Kurt Suzuki played […] Suzuki Homers Twice in Return to Oakland as Atlanta Braves Win 4-3 - Tomahawk Take - Tomahawk Take - An Atlanta Braves Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Washington Times Jul 2, 2017

Suzuki hits 2nd HR in 12th, Braves finish sweep of A's

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Kurt Suzuki led off the 12th inning with his second home run of the game, lifting the Atlanta Braves over the Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep. One inning after closer Jim Johnson got his sixth blown save, Suzuki lined a shot ...
TalkingChop Jul 2, 2017
Kurt Suzuki powers Braves to extra-inning win over A’s

Kurt Suzuki powers Braves to extra-inning win over A’s

Suzuki’s home run in the 12th inning lifted the Braves to the sweep. Kurt Suzuki’s first multi-homer game since he played for the Oakland Athletics in 2011 powered his current team, the Atlanta Braves, over his former team for a 4-3 win in 12 innings on Sunday afternoon at Oakland Coliseum, as the Braves pulled off the series sweep. Suzuki led off the top of the 12th inning with a blast to left center field, close to the same spot where he hit his first homer of the game, which opened the game’s scoring in the second inning. Arodys Vizcaino notched the save after closer Jim Johnson...

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