Jim Johnson News Archive
Johnson worked around a hit and one walk to notch his fifth save of the season Friday against the Phillies.
Johnson struck out a batter in a scoreless ninth for the save Tuesday against Minnesota.
Johnson blew the save Tuesday against the Reds, giving up two runs on four hits over two-thirds of an inning.
Johnson walked one in 0.2 innings Sunday to pick up the win in a 1-0 victory over the Rockies.
Johnson could take over as the Braves' closer for the time being with regular ninth-inning pitcher Arodys Vizcaino (oblique) expected to land on the disabled list, according to MLB.com's Mark Bowman.
Johnson worked around a hit to secure his second save of the season Sunday versus the White Sox.