BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - The Birmingham Barons announced yet another move with its pitching staff today, promoting right-hander Erik Johnson to Triple A Charlotte. That leaves the Barons roster at 24.
Daniel Webb and Santos Rodriguez were previously sent up to Charlotte.
In his first season at the Double A level, Johnson helped lead the Barons to the best record in the Southern League and a first-half North Division Championship. He went 8-2 with an ERA of 2.23 (21 ER/ 84.2 IP) over 14 starts.
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