Braves starter Jair Jurrjens allowed one unearned run and five hits in four innings. The Braves scored two runs to overcome the small deficit and hold on for a2-1 win.
Kelly Johnson erased the Astros' one-run lead with a solo shot in the fourth inning and current back-up catcher Clint Sammons drove in Martin Prado with an RBI single. Five Braves relievers had scoreless innings.
The Braves play Detroit tonight in the first of two exhibition games at Turner Field.
W - Jair Jurrjens (2-1)
L - Sergio Perez (0-2)
S - Manny Acosta (1)
HR - Kelly Johnson (1)
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