Micah Johnson, Infield, Atlanta Braves


Date of Birth: 12/18/1990
Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana
College: Indiana University - Bloomington

Micah Johnson, infielder for the Atlanta Braves, was first drafted by the Chicago White Sox in 2012. He played in Chicago's minor league system from 2012 through 2014.

Johnson joined the White Sox for 36 games in 2015. He batted .230 with 23 hits. Defensively, as a second baseman in 33 games, he made 76 assists, 58 putouts, and 3 errors. He also played in 83 games in the minors.

Johnson was traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers on December 16, 2015. He spent most of the 2016 season in the minors, joining the Dodgers for just seven games.

Johnson was traded to the Braves on January 13, 2017.

Batting statistics for Johnson as a minor league player from 2012 through 2016 include:

  • 505 games played
  • 588 hits
  • 95 doubles
  • 179 stolen bases
  • 200 RBIs
  • 411 strikeouts to 205 walks
  • .292 batting average

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