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30. What should the Braves do with Johnson?

Kelly Johnson

Kelly Johnson was one of the many Atlanta rookies that contributed in 2005. He spent time as the starter in left field, but ended the season as a reserve. What is his future? Should he get another shot at starting or is he a reserve? Bill Shanks talks about Johnson as BravesCenter continues its look at the top 35 questions facing the Braves this winter.

One of the best surprises of the 2005 season was the play of Kelly Johnson, who burst onto the scene in late May and was given the left field job. Johnson had gotten off to a great start in Triple-A Richmond (.310, 8 home runs, and 22 RBI in 155 at bats), and with Raul Mondesi struggling in Atlanta, Johnson got the call to the show. In his first week, you had to wonder if Johnson was called up...

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