Johnson Simplifying Things

TRENTON, NJ - Being known as the big hitter on a team is like being right at home for designated hitter Cody Johnson, a young man who can often be seen hitting home runs out of the ballpark or a double deep out to center. With comparisons to past sluggers, it is no mistake to say that Johnson is a key part of the Double- A lineup and might well be on his way to a much more suitable Yankee uniform.
June 1, 2012

Johnson Turning Things Around

Cody Johnson has seen his fair share of struggles at the plate for a designated hitter. The left handed batter has been having a hard time catching up to pitches and executing his timing on the fastball. Johnson is working his way out of his struggles through some simple mechanical work on his swing and hand position, and is now on his way to turning things around at the plate.
June 4, 2011

Johnson Excited About Fresh Start

Two things have been quite apparent for Cody Johnson since he was a first round pick of the Braves back in 2006; he has elite power and he has struck out way too much. Traded to the Yankees last month for cash considerations, he says he is excited about starting from scratch in a new organization.
December 18, 2010

Cody Johnson sent to Myrtle Beach

Cody Johnson has been sent to Myrtle Beach for the rest of the season.
August 9, 2010

Thursday's Minor League Report

Here's a look at what happened on opening night around the Braves' farm system.
April 9, 2010

Cody Johnson out to prove he's more in 2010

Bill Shanks talks with former first round pick Cody Johnson.
March 17, 2010

State of the Braves - Part One

It's our annual New Year's Eve look at the Braves, and it's so big it's going to take two parts. We start with the position players.
December 30, 2009

Cody Johnson promoted to Double-A Mississippi

The Braves have sent Cody Johnson to Double-A Mississippi for the last week of the season.
August 31, 2009