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  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat 7/26/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/26/2016 -  0
    : Yang Solarte a 10-team UT guy for you, or too shallow?2:06Brad Johnson: Sure, streamy in that depth2:06Brad Johnson: cleanup hitters are usually rosterable2:07Chopper Dave: Hi Brad. My Odor for Gausman

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 8/22/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/22/2017 -  0
    : To be clear, they aren't comparable pitchers in any other way.4:18JD15: 1-10 how in are you on Hoskins? Seems like writers at Fangraphs (Dave & Eno at least) love his profile4:18Brad Johnson: 104:18Brad

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 9/12/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/12/2017 -  1
    Johnson: Mancini's also in that same power-streamer bucket. I prefer Olson right now 4:02 Jake: Hey Dave - are you willing to drop Xander for Reyes? Kind of crazy

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 3/27/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 3/27/2018 -  8
    , no chats, is Dave Cameron still with Fangraphs?4:43Brad Johnson: You for serious?4:43Brad Johnson: https://www.fangraphs.com/blogs/the-one-i-never-thought-i-would-write/4:45Moate: What % of your FAAB would

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat - 7/19/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/19/2016 -  1
    teamer 5x5 H2H?2:04Brad Johnson: monitor for now. Realistically, if you want him, you have to roster him preemptively2:04Brad Johnson: for that reason, I'm sitting him out2:04Chopper Dave: Jake Lamb

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat – 8/9/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/9/2016 -  3
    + 2:12 Brad Johnson: Salazar if he comes out of this injury healthy 2:12 Chopper Dave: Thoughts on Bundy? SSS and all, and the name on the jersey may

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat – 8/23/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/23/2016 -  0
    Brad Johnson: unlikely to exceed 5 innings 1:18 Dave Kingman: Need help with keepers. 5x5 auction ($260 budget) 13 team roto league with OPB instead of AVG. Can keep 4

  • Brad Johnson FanGraphs Chat - 11/3/16
    in FanGraphs by Brad Johnson - 11/3/2016 -  2
    journeymen who happen to do something great at the perfect time. Dave Roberts, Craig Counsell, etc. If Cleveland had won, Davis would be in that group.12:37Brad Johnson: Rajai will be listed as a Game 7

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat - 5/10
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/10/2016 -  0
    my best drop is Tropeano, what do you think of him going forward this year? 2:43 Brad Johnson: Trop is droppable 2:44 Dave: Adam Morgan is showing

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat - 8/2/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/2/2016 -  0
    Dave: Guten tag. Who is the better own in AL-only dynasty: Dyson or Jeffress? 2:48 Brad Johnson: Dyson 2:48 Brad Johnson: Jeffress is a middle reliever

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat – 9/20/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/20/2016 -  0
    Today's transcript is go. Lots of dynasty and keeper questions. 1:45 Brad Johnson: Ahoy there 1:46 Brad Johnson: This might be the last chat of the season

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 8/29/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/29/2017 -  0
    Johnson: with a few extra HR courtesy of the Moose 4:46 Dave Kingman: in a two catcher, 11 team roto $260 auction league, would you keep Sal Perez at $5 for next year? Other

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 8/8/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/8/2017 -  2
    4:49 Brad Johnson: They've yet to post their lineup, a sign they may want him to get through warm ups before activating him 4:49 dave in slc: are sims

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat 12/19/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 12/19/2017 -  0
    too late. There's a reason why I sold him instead of Trout or Goldy in FG Staff Two. Then again, I immediately acquired him when I joined Dave Cameron's Screw Cancer league.3:40Brad Johnson: Elite

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat – 4/26/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/26/2016 -  0
    ? 2:34 Brad Johnson: Can't speak for FanGraphs, but I've written about him roughly 20 times already - mostly for RotoWorld 2:34 Dave: Could Cingrani

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat -- 4/3/14
    in FanGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/3/2014 -  5
    Johnson: Not just me, Dave Cameron, Jeff Sullivan, and anybody else with a fringe understanding of statistics.1:29Comment From Great LakeWhat is Bonafacio's trade value right now as an .850 hitter? 1

  • A Small Randy Johnson Retrospective
    in FanGraphs by Dave Allen - 1/6/2010 -  43
    retrospective of his first-ballot Hall of Fame career. Over the past three years, those covered by the pitchf/x data, Johnson threw, for the most part, just three pitches: a fastball, which Dave

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat – April 4, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/4/2017 -  0
    Here' the transcript for today's Kendall Graveman/Charlie Morton/Delino DeShields themed chat. 11:29 Brad Johnson: Let's talk some baseball! 11:29 Brad

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat – May 2, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/2/2017 -  1
    Below you will find the transcript from today's chat. It was a weird one. 3:41 Brad Johnson: So what shall we discuss today? There's always a couple recurring questions

  • The Nick Johnson Quandry
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/18/2009 -  44
    offers a similar problem for GMs with a shopping list. I'm speaking of Mr. Disabled List himself, Nick Johnson. His list of health problems is longer than a typical Joe Posnanski column

  • Johnson Leads Florida's Rotation
    in FanGraphs by Dave Allen - 8/10/2009 -  29
    projected them to be worse than the Nationals. Last night Josh Johnson won the game for the Marlins, pitching six innings of four-hit, one-run ball while striking out 6, walking only one and getting seven

  • Free Agent Bargain: Randy Johnson
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/29/2008 -  3
    Moving back to the mound in our series on free agent bargains, we find an interesting name - the tallest player in baseball and a sure fire Hall of Famer, you wouldn't think Randy Johnson would fly

  • Josh Johnson Earning His Contract
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/8/2010 -  17
    Justin Morneau has the highest WAR in baseball right now, but you probably knew that. Know who is second? Josh Johnson. With another dominating start last night, the Marlins ace has now thrown

  • The Daily Grind: "Shut Up, Dave" Says Schwarber
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/17/2017 -  12
    Invitational Returns! 1. Schwarber or Altherr Yesterday, Dave Cameron asked us to pick a side between Kyle Schwarber and Aaron Altherr. Schwarber responded by saying "shut up, Dave." Your browser

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 2/3/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/3/2016 -  14
    of trade-value pieces there.12:35Matt: So Dave, I would like to follow up on Julio Teheran. Last week I supposed that Teheran for Benintendi, Vazquez, and Brian Johnson was a fair trade. If we take

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 6/1/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 6/1/2015 -  10
    is a negative defender at the position. I'd guess he's more Kelly Johnson or something.12:14Comment From CruzBettsonBlackmonis it possible that Aaron Sanchez is the new Chris Young, the pitcher who

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 5/20/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/20/2015 -  12
    to handicap in a long time. And then, on the other hand, there's the AL, where every team sucks.12:29Comment From Chicago MarkHey Dave, What do you think the Cubs do in left field? Will they keep

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 12/16/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 12/16/2015 -  11
    at defense because he's big, ignoring the fact that he was actually quite good at 3B last year. Facts will not interfere with my reality!!!!12:05TJ: Hi Dave, What is a better option for the Cubs in CF , trade

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 4/20/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 4/20/2016 -  44
    begin to worry about?12:08Dave Cameron: Francisco Liriano, Troy Tulowitzki, Carlos Gomez12:08Mo: Dave, had an argument with a friend the other day about Stroman. He said that his 5.1 K/9

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 1/18/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 1/18/2017 -  12
    Dave, in your post about finding the Dodgers a 2B, what do you think about Jonathan Villar as an option?12:16Dave Cameron: Probably not impactful enough for the Dodgers to give up the kind of talent

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 1/4/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 1/4/2017 -  33
    . Johnson: Can you state Edgar Martinez's HOF case in 25 words or less?12:03Dave Cameron: He was one of the best hitters of all-time. DH is a position.12:04Ed in Iowa: Welcome back! I hope you

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 1/6/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 1/6/2016 -  15
    WAS and NYM.12:02Pale Hose: Hey Dave. Can we expect an offseason trade value update, or is that off the table?12:03Dave Cameron: You can! Because Jonah Keri also does his own version of the series

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 5/18/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/18/2016 -  8
    12:00Dave Cameron: Happy Wednesday. Let's see if we can do better than Steve Delabar did last night.12:01Q-Ball: Hi Dave! When are you going to unleash the new prospect writer on a chat?12:02Dave

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 10/25/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/25/2017 -  14
    very limited trade value.12:13Dave Cameron: The Cubs wouldn't even think of doing that.12:13P: Dave, to the point of your post this morning, could part of taking fastballs down the center be a function

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 11/9/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/9/2016 -  5
    Atlanta numbers after receiving an offer like that.12:07Zonk: Hi Dave! What kind of contract do you foresee for Dexter Fowler? What teams would be a good potential fit?12:07Dave Cameron: We're

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat: 12/3/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 12/3/2014 -  9
    is appreciated.12:00Comment From CecilFieldersButtPlugHey Dave. Just read your article about righ handed power. Want to note the part about the guys who throw righty and bat lefty. I myself am one of them

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 11/26/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/26/2014 -  23
    due to Stanton's massive contract? 12:10Dave Cameron: They made an offer to LaRoche, so it seems like more the former.12:10Comment From RayHappy Thanksgiving, Dave. What can the Dodgers expect

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 1/27/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 1/27/2016 -  5
    negotiations. So maybe 2019 or something.12:12Matt: Hey Dave, what are the types of moves the Braves should try to complete to finish off the rebuild? Something like Teheran for Benintendi, Brian

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 8/20/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/20/2014 -  9
    is not park or league adjusted; WAR is. The AL and their home park move them up. If you want park/league adjusted FIP, use FIP-.12:04Comment From StephenHey Dave, read your article on Alex Gordon

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 1/7/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 1/7/2015 -  5
    (namely Jim Johnson & Grili) with the intent of trading them at the deadline? 12:03Dave Cameron: My guess is they're signing guys who are available pretty cheap and have some upside.12:03Comment From

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 11/25/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/25/2015 -  43
    Cameron: O'Day. I think if they wanted to pay the price for Chapman, they'd have done so in July. He's less valuable to them now.12:04CoolWinnebago: Hi Dave - would it make sense for a NL SP

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 8/24/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/24/2016 -  4
    to you Dave! An incredible feeling, I'm sure. My baseball question is in regards to the White Sox. Everyone, understandably talks about selling Quintana and Sale, what about Eaton? Is he worth

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 1/28/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 1/28/2015 -  40
    on habitually injured players? I am thinking guys like Josh Johnson and Brett Anderson as examples. 12:26Dave Cameron: For a high revenue team that can afford alternatives if it doens't work, it's a good

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 7/30/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/30/2014 -  19
    , though I will note that it's not an original content deal like we have with Fox, so they'll be running articles that have appeared on FanGraphs.12:20Comment From American League HustleAccording to Dave

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 3/25/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 3/25/2015 -  23
    for making a service year a very small number of days.12:13Dave Cameron: And then the union gets something in exchange.12:15Comment From CatoblepasHi Dave! I know Jeff usually is the Community Blog czar

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 12/14/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 12/14/2016 -  3
    , on the 2014 BA Top 100, he ranked #9, right behind Kris Bryant and Carlos Correa. He was ahead of Lindor, Russell, Syndergaard, Springer...12:35AJ: Hi Dave/ When the smoke clears, who else do the White Sox

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 5/24/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/24/2017 -  1
    , G. Torres & Devers?12:12Dave Cameron: Devers. The Red Sox 3Bs are much worse than NYY's middle infielders, and Barreto probably doesn't get to OAK until after they trade Lowrie.12:13DTH: Hey Dave

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 10/28/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/28/2015 -  7
    : Alright, let's get started.12:06Comment From Phillies113You're chatting after chatting all night last night? You're a wild and crazy guy, Dave Cameron. 12:06Comment From ECStrasburg for Kimbrel, who

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 6/22/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 6/22/2016 -  11
    that Rodon has the stuff to eventually become an ace?12:31Dave Cameron: Not really.12:32ssimo02: Dave, do you believe that Brandon Nimmo is a fair return for Danny Valencia?12:32Dave Cameron: No, I

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 5/10/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/10/2017 -  3
    for them, and they could have gotten a reliever without opening up a hole at that spot.12:24PTBNL: Dave, I'm tired of watching the Red Sox play Marco-Pablo looking for options at third base

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 12/6/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 12/6/2017 -  11
    , and there are some interesting arms there.12:23Dave Cameron: They aren't great, but they're ok.12:24Zock Jr.: Thanks for the chat, Dave! Travis keeps saying that Ohtani should be used as a super reliever. I

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 6/24/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 6/24/2015 -  14
    to think about alternatives already. He'll still bring a good return, but definitely less than he would have a month ago.12:10Comment From SvenHi Dave! What are your thoughts on Dylan Bundy? do you see

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 12/2/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 12/2/2015 -  62
    . But I still don't think we see it within next 5 years. Maybe 10.12:11Matt: Alright Dave...Miller, Mallex Smith, and Arodys Vizcaino for AJ Pollock. Who says no?12:11Dave Cameron: The D'Backs12:11Jason

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 10/20/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/20/2014 -  2
    is Kelly Johnson. He'll have value but never become a star.12:13Comment From TylerSo who's the LF, CF, RF and 4th OF for the Cardinals next year? 12:13Dave Cameron: Holliday, Jay, LH Veteran Placeholder

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 2/11/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/11/2015 -  35
    Johnson/Morrow stay healthy and turn in a high quality season as their #5 starter. But it's also a very easy team to match up with, and they're going to have a very hard time in late-inning situations

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 2/25/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/25/2015 -  5
    a robot.12:09Comment From Pale HoseAre you annoyed or amused when you get confused for that other Dave Cameron on twitter? 12:09Dave Cameron: It's usually funny.12:09Comment From Phillies113The Phillies

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 11/8/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/8/2017 -  13
    at Nationals Park--Strasburg's debut, Randy Johnson's 300th win, a [rare] playoff win, a few Zimmerman walk-offs--but that Halladay start was probably the most dominant. What a great pitcher and amazing

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 7/2/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/2/2015 -  40
    Johnson got to 140 once, right?11:55Comment From MarkYou wrote yesterday that the Padres should go for it? Does this mean they should be buyers? If so, who should they look for? Should

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 8/12/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/12/2015 -  26
    there were a fair number of 9+ win seasons from pitchers (Pedro, Johnson, Maddux, Clemens). Kershaw has never topped 8, even though he's considered historically great. Is there something about the way WAR

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 6/8/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 6/8/2016 -  4
    :30Dave Cameron: If they make the playoffs this year, with this roster, then Dayton Moore is legitimately a wizard.12:30Joe: Kelly Johnson to the Mets again. Thoughts?12:31Dave Cameron: I'm amazed how

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat - 5/23/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/23/2017 -  0
    Today's chat transcript, starting with Sam Travis before moving on to players I like less than Yonder Alonso. 3:45Brad Johnson: Every time I open the chat early, it always amazes me how quickly

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 7-10-2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/10/2018 -  0
    Today's chat transcript which features some Hosmer shade and lots of premature keeper questions. 4:01Brad Johnson: An announcement: for fans of the old version of The Daily Grind (streaming picks

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 4/10/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/10/2018 -  2
    The Nick Senzel edition of Brad Johnson Present Chatting About Baseball is complete. See transcript. 3:57Brad Johnson: Let's get rolling in a minute or two. I'll be off on twitter to scrape some

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat - 7/5/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/5/2016 -  0
    ? Other 1B are carlos santana and logan forsythe.1:00Brad Johnson: Definitely. I'd take Abreu alone.1:00Dan: Im in a 10 team roto and do not have an ace. Which of these SP would you try to hold onto

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 8/15/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/15/2017 -  4
    Here's the transcript from today's chat which included a surprising amount of Bogaerts panic. 3:58Brad Johnson: Welcome to rad Johnson baseball chat. I noticed the typo too late, please excuse3

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat - 6/13/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/13/2017 -  3
    Here's today's chat transcript. There was an unusual number of comments (i.e. any) about Napoleon Dynamite. I only published one of them. 2:58Brad Johnson: What's up folks? We'll get started

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 8/1/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/1/2017 -  4
    Here's today's transcript, starting with some trade advice. 3:58Brad Johnson: Ahoy there! I have a few excuses to make before we get started.3:58Brad Johnson: First, my laptop's AC adapter caught

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 4/18/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/17/2018 -  0
    We chatted about a number of topics. Now I'm sleepy. Here's a transcript. Time for a siesta. 4:00 Brad Johnson: Hey folks, let's get started. 4:01 Brad

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat - 6/7
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/7/2016 -  0
    Here's the transcript from today's chat! 1:47Brad Johnson: Apologies for the brief delay. People showed up to drill holes in my walls1:47Brad Johnson: Some kind of fire sprinkler maintenance

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat - 6/27/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/27/2017 -  1
    The results of today's chat. Very Domingo Santana focused! 3:48Brad Johnson: I'll begin with some life advice3:48Brad Johnson: If you ever see Sarah Huckabee Sanders trending on twitter, don't

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 6/5/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/5/2018 -  4
    Today's chat transcript include a bunch of Jameson Taillon talk. 3:56Brad Johnson: Hey folks, we'll get started in a few minutes. In the meantime, if you like DFS, we have a pretty hefty overlay

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 7/18/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/18/2017 -  0
    Here's today's chat transcript. I probably could have spent more time on Correa, but you'll get over it. 3:44Brad Johnson: Oh, hello there. It's been a few weeks since we last convened. A lot has

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 7/24/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/24/2018 -  0
    , but those tend to be league specific. 4:01Brad Johnson: Hey folks4:01Brad Johnson: Let's get this started with a bad trade4:01Phamtastic: Brad I try to be open to all trades in my league but I cant help

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 9/26/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/26/2017 -  0
    Here's the transcript from my final chat of 2017. See you again next year! 4:01Brad Johnson: Hey folks, let's get down to business. First, I need to alert the twitters4:02Fat Steve: Who

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 5/8/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/8/2018 -  0
    over Dahl? Thanks!3:56Brad Johnson: Dahl isn't playing very consistently which is an issue in 10-team. You need your guys active unless you're using them as a platoon bat3:56Brad Johnson: Those options

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 12/4/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 12/4/2018 -  0
    Here is today's chat transcript which coincided with the big Pat Corbin news. 3:13Brad Johnson: Hey folks, sorry about the delay. I guess some part of me knew a simple doctor appointment would

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat – 8/30/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/30/2016 -  0
    We'll chat at 4:00pm ET today. See ya then. 4:00Brad Johnson: Welcome folks. This week we'll be analyzing anthems including the best ones for which to stand, sit, or otherwise.4:00Brad Johnson

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 4/3/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/3/2018 -  9
    Here's today's chat transcript. Lots of interesting Opening Week concerns to address. 3:51 Brad Johnson: Hi folks, let's get started in a few moments. 3:51

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 9/18/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/18/2018 -  0
    Here's today's chat transcript. It was a good one. 4:01Brad Johnson: Hey folks, we'll get started in a moment or two.4:03Jake Junis Priest: Aroldis: is he a quick activate or wait and see? He can

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 9/11/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/11/2018 -  1
    We chatted. 'Twas good times. The transcript can be found below. 3:46Brad Johnson: Hey folks, I'm going to get started a little early today and end right at 5:00pm.3:48Jake Junis Priest: AL Only

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 10/23/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 10/23/2018 -  0
    Here is today's chat transcript: 3:58Brad Johnson: Ahoy there. We'll get started in a few minutes.4:01AJ Preller: I need a 3B (real life, not fantasy) and I'd prefer it if he was good. Who can

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 3/20/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 3/20/2018 -  1
    Here's today's transcript. Enjoy your drafts everyone! 3:59Brad Johnson: Hey folks, let's getting rolling3:59Brad Johnson: I promise to be at my grumpiest, grouchiest self today3:59Brad Johnson

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 5/29/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/29/2018 -  0
    We had a real swell chat today, heavily focused on panicked Hoskins owners. 4:01Brad Johnson: Hey folks, let's get this show on the road4:01Guest: Thoughts on Brantley ROS?  Can he stay

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 8/7/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/7/2018 -  3
    Here's today's chat transcript. We talked a number of topics including my repeated assertion that Juan Soto is not a first round pick next season. See you next week. 3:05Brad Johnson: Good

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 10/16/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 10/16/2018 -  0
    Here's today's chat transcript which turned out to be very ottoneu heavy. Fitting since arbitration started yesterday. 3:47Brad Johnson: We'll get started in 10 minutes or so. Try not to spam

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat - 6/28/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/28/2016 -  0
    Today's chat transcript. Covered a lot of topics... 2:28Brad Johnson: Alright folks let's get the ball rolling. Looks like there's a smaller group hanging out today2:29JD: I've got a hole at 1B

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 7/31/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/31/2018 -  11
    Here's today's chat transcript. Lots of deadline fallout to consider. 4:01Brad Johnson: We'll start in a moment here. By your silence, I assume you're also staring at twitter waiting for surprise

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 10/9/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 10/9/2018 -  2
    Great chat today. Here's the transcript. Anyone wanna do me a favor and note down everything I said was going to be a future article? 3:55Brad Johnson: We'll get this started in a couple minutes.3

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat - 6/21
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/21/2016 -  3
    The chat transcript is go. Lots of dynasty questions this week which is right in my sweet spot. 1:44Brad Johnson: The chat is go. Exciting operational notes first...1:45Brad Johnson: I am without

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat - 5/24
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/24/2016 -  0
    The transcript is below. 1:45 Brad Johnson: Let's get this going. I tried putting an apple in my smoothie today and it's gross 1:46 Alex: Hey Brad. My Drew Smyly

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 9/19/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/19/2017 -  1
    Here's today's chat transcript. We covered a entire slew of interesting topics. That's right, a slew. 3:59Brad Johnson: Good afternoon folks. Let's save keeper questions for the offseason

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat – 5/17
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/17/2016 -  0
    Here's the transcript of today's chat. Lot's of fun topics. 1:14 Breakout Stars..?: Brandon Drury, Danny Valencia? 1:14 Brad Johnson: What are you looking

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 12/5/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 12/5/2017 -  0
    Here's today's chat transcript which includes a wide range of topics and a lot of focus on dynasty strategy. 2:48 Brad Johnson: Hi folks, I'm going to start a little early and work

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 6/19/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/19/2018 -  0
    Johnson: Playing matchups. Definitely not dropping. Gray is actually top 10 SP by FIP WAR4:01Brad Johnson: Oh, hello everyone4:02Brad Johnson: Greetings and such4:02Brad Johnson: Onward4:02Julian H

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 7/3/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/3/2018 -  7
    Here's today's chat transcript. Next up is Justin Mason later this afternoon. 12:01Brad Johnson: Hey folks, I'm just finishing getting some thoughts down on paper. We'll get started here

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat - 5/3
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/3/2016 -  0
    Here's the transcript in glorious HD! 1:17 Brad Johnson: Hey all, I opened the queue early to post a poll, but I'm not taking questions yet. If you submit one, I WILL skip it. See you

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 4/24/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/24/2018 -  0
    Here's today's chat transcript, including a bunch of questions about whether or not you should use Shohei Ohtani tonight. 4:00Brad Johnson: Hey folks. Start sending positive thought vibes

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 6/12/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/12/2018 -  2
    4:00Stonecutter: In need of steals. Would you trade Correa for Turner?4:01Brad Johnson: Yea, classic swap4:01Brad Johnson: I've definitely won seasons trading a better player for Dee Gordon. Turner

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat - 5/30/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/30/2017 -  0
    Here's today's oddly scheduled baseball chat. Sorry left coasters. 10:29Brad Johnson: Hey folks, you have me until my tires are done rotating10:30Brad Johnson: Bryce Harper Suspension Length?1-5

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 9/25/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/25/2018 -  0
    We chatted. Below is the transcript. 4:00Brad Johnson: Hey folks, we'll get started in a moment.4:02hscer: What's the closest money battle you've ever seen during the final week of a roto league?4

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat – 8/16/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/16/2016 -  0
    The chat is complete, here's the transcript. 1:45 Brad Johnson: Alrighty, let's kick this off. I'll be right back with some water. 1:46 Toki

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 9/4/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/4/2018 -  0
    Here's today's chat transcript brought to you by the people behind the people who brought you those in-game commercials. Asses. 3:58Brad Johnson: Hey folks, we'll get started in a moment or two3

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat 1/30/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 1/30/2018 -  2
    Here's today's chat transcript featuring lots of keeper and Acuna talk. 2:55Brad Johnson: Hey folks2:55Brad Johnson: Looks like the post didn't publish as scheduled, so I'll wait a few minutes

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat - 5/31
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/31/2016 -  0
    Here's the transcript from today's chat. 1:46 Brad Johnson: Hey everyone, I'm running just a couple minutes behind. We'll get started soon. 1:53 Brad

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 8/21/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/21/2018 -  0
    Here is today's chat transcript. 4:01 Brad Johnson: Hey folks, we'll get started here in a minute 4:02 zurzles: Let's say Vlad comes up in September

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat - 9/13/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/13/2016 -  2
    Here are the results of today's chat! 4:00Brad Johnson: Today's chat is brought to you by Yasmany Tomas4:00Brad Johnson: 29 home runs, -0.1 WAR4:01Brad Johnson: aka switch-hitting Jermaine Dye4

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 11/6/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 11/6/2018 -  0
    Here's today's chat transcript. Thanks for playing. 4:01Brad Johnson: Good afternoon folks. Sporer says y'all are busy voting, but maybe that's not true. Who wants a baseball break?4:02DJ Tanner

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 3/6/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 3/6/2018 -  2
    . 3:51Brad Johnson: Hey folks, we'll get started in a few moments.3:54Matt Parrington: What was Byron Buxton's WAR beyond the first decimal point?3:54Brad Johnson: Hey Louie, it was 9.3

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 5/1/18
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/1/2018 -  0
    Here's today's chat transcript. 4:03Brad Johnson: Hey folks, I lost track of time while building DFS lineups. We'll get started in a moment.4:05Wade boggs' head: Franchy or Teoscar for long term

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 3/13/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 3/13/2018 -  9
    The transcript is up. I wasn't grumpy. 3:58 Brad Johnson: Ahoy there. Let's get rolling. 3:58 jd: Are Corey Seagers injury concerns creating a huge value

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat 12/12/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 12/12/2017 -  3
    spike away from Marlins Park?2:56Brad Johnson: Oh, hi there folks, let's begin2:57Brad Johnson: Yelich is very likely to be traded by midseason. Given his consistently high HR/FB ratio, I don't think

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 12/11/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 12/11/2018 -  0
    We talked a lot about Andrew McCutchen and various Mets/Yankees/Marlins rumors. Then we talked about other topics. Here's the transcript. 3:53Brad Johnson: We'll get started in a few minutes3

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 10/30/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 10/30/2018 -  0
    Here is today's chat transcript which started a little catcher heavy before moving on to other topics. 3:52Brad Johnson: We'll get started in a bit. Until then, a little self-promotion.3:55Brad

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 10/2/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 10/2/2018 -  3
    Behold, a transcript. 3:43Brad Johnson: We'll start in 10 minutes or so. I'm opening the queue a little early today.3:54Jackie: If you didn't have a partner, would you be able to be solely

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 11/28/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 11/28/2017 -  2
    Here's today's chat transcript which started very heavy on Joey Gallo then shifted into a bunch of dynasty topics. 2:55 Brad Johnson: Hey folks, I'll start with a couple from

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat - 4/19/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/19/2016 -  2
    Chat Transcript below! 1:41 Shawn: James Shields still top 30ish SP? 1:41 Brad Johnson: No, not remotely close. 1:41 Brad Johnson: He's

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat 1/16/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 1/16/2018 -  2
    Here's today's chat transcript! 2:46Brad Johnson: Hey folks, I received SO many questions already so I definitely won't get to all of them. If you asked a bunch, I'm likely to only answer the one

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 2/13/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 2/13/2018 -  8
    Keepers, keepers, keepers. We talked about keepers! Here's the transcript. 3:55 Brad Johnson: We'll get started in a few minutes. I have to marinate some chicken first

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat - 4/12/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/12/2016 -  7
    Transcript from Tuesday's chat!   1:16 Brad Johnson: Ok, I've opened the chat early since I forgot to set the queue to open. You should be able to post questions now

  • Brad Johnson's 10 Bold Predictions
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 3/15/2018 -  16
    of his insane cutter-slider combo. He'll rebound from negative trends in his ground ball rate and velocity. 7. Johnson records 15 saves Yeah, a Jim Johnson sighting in a bold predictions column

  • Brad Johnson's Bold Predictions - A Review
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 10/3/2018 -  6
    6. Arrieta for Cy 7. Johnson records 15 saves 8. Hum Hum Humidor 9. McCullers busts loose 10. BMac wins 12 games The point of Bold Predictions is two-fold. Identify unexpected things that may

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat – May 16, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/16/2017 -  2
    Here's today's chat transcript. 3:45Brad Johnson: While I go get a snack, let's kick things off with a poll3:45Brad Johnson: If you were forced to, which of these second basemen would you cut?3

  • Brad Johnson's 10 Bold Predictions
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 3/11/2014 -  53
    at RotoGraphs, it is customary to list 10 such bold picks; also Eno ordered me to do so. 1. Erik Johnson will be the second best starting pitcher for the White Sox Johnson has good stuff

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat - April 18, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/18/2017 -  1
    Brad Johnson: I'm sitting here pondering the age old question of unicorns or eunuch horns. Perhaps it's time to start. 3:51 Brad Johnson: Which? Unicorns (49.0

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat - March 27, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 3/27/2017 -  4
    Here's the transcript from today's 100 minute chat. See ya next week. 10:21Brad Johnson: Hello everyone, I'm going to take the next couple minutes to finally renew my MLB.tv, then we'll get

  • Brad Johnson's 10 Bold Predictions
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 3/17/2015 -  27

  • Brad Johnson's 10 Bold Predictions
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 3/14/2016 -  25

  • Brad Johnson's 10 Timid Predictions
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 3/24/2016 -  19

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat - 4/5/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/5/2016 -  0

  • Brad Johnson's Bold Predictions - A Review
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 10/31/2017 -  5

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat - May 9, 2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/9/2017 -  1
    Today's chat transcript. 3:50Brad Johnson: Alright, let's get this going. I'm watching A.J. Griffin to see if I can spot anything positive aside from this stat line.3:50Ray Liotta as Shoeless Joe

  • Brad Johnson and Paul Sporer Baseball Chat 1/9/18
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 1/9/2018 -  0
    Paul and I teamed up for our first co-chat. It was a blast. Here is the transcript.   1:53 Brad Johnson: Hey folks, we're going to get started here in a few minutes. Paul

  • Erik Johnson: Late Round Breakout Candidate
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 3/14/2014 -  8
    After five respectable outings in 2013, Erik Johnson will begin his rookie campaign as a relative unknown in the fantasy world. This season is just his third as a professional and his quick ascension

  • The Daily Grind: 4-15-14 - Presented by FanDuel
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/15/2014 -  10
    Johnson's also been quite bad. The most worrying sign - his fastball velocity is down three mph. Get it together Johnson! Shelby Miller looks broken says Dave Cameron. Ok, let's stack against him

  • The Daily Grind: Eovaldi, Holland, Johnson, Jaso
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/5/2015 -  2
    Agenda Daily DFS GB / FB Splits SaberSim Hi/Lo Tomorrow's Targets - Johnson, Nova, Jaso, DeShields Factor Grid 1. Daily DFS - Eovaldi, Holland Yesterday's Grind Early: Our

  • The Daily Grind: More Hoskins Chatter
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/23/2017 -  5
    -A, nobody said anything. As Dave Cameron noted in a column yesterday, Hoskins does something very interesting - he hits a lot of fly balls while making a lot of contact. It's a rare skill set

  • Co-Manager Wanted: Play With Me For Charity
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 10/22/2018 -  0
    a whopping zero plate appearances over his "career." The Screw Cancer league was originally founded by Dave Cameron as a fundraising tool. Dave now works for the Padres front office. They don't let

  • The Daily Grind: 7-31-14 - Presented by FanDuel
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/31/2014 -  5
    of them. John Danks has to survive a Tigers lineup that feasts on lefties. Detroit will put a lot of balls in play today. Dave Cameron earns props for being the first writer to call Shelby Miller

  • Reviewing Brad Johnson's 2016 Bold Predictions
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 10/4/2016 -  2
    much outfield work. I could probably repeat this prediction next year, and it would still be bold. 0-for-4 *manager demotes Johnson in the lineup 5. Michael Brantley will be a top 10

  • James McDonald, Kyle McClellan, Josh Johnson: NL Starting Pitchers
    in RotoGraphs by Zach Sanders - 6/1/2011 -  0
    , Cardinals Dave Duncan’s latest little project hasn’t been a flop, but he hasn’t been impressive, either. Some of his value comes from fitting into your RP slot, but otherwise he’s not much to look at. His

  • An Inauspicious Night for Will Middlebrooks
    in FanGraphs by Brad Johnson - 10/27/2013 -  36
    . And if you really want to argue about whether or not the call was valid, Dave Cameron already has a poll on the topic. As for the topic at hand, Middlebrooks had an unmercifully difficult game. He entered

  • The Screw Cancer League Is Accepting Applications
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 10/18/2018 -  5
    UPDATE: Thank you for your applications. The position has been filled. Please be on the lookout for a new opportunity early next week. Last year, Dave Cameron's Screw Cancer ottoneu league

  • FanGraphs Audio: Dave Cameron Analyzes ~100% of Baseball
    in FanGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 1/29/2013 -  5
    Episode 300 While most podcasts and their hosts will analyze maybe 30% or 50% of baseball or something like that, this one features FanGraphs managing editor Dave Cameron analyzing all baseball

  • Reviewing Brad Johnson's 2015 Bold Predictions
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 10/14/2015 -  12

  • Brad Johnson's 10 Bold Predictions - Positive Edition
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 3/21/2017 -  11

  • Brad Johnson's 10 Bold Predictions: Negative Edition
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 3/23/2017 -  16

  • Brad Johnson's 10 Midseason Bold Predictions
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/18/2018 -  12

  • Continuing Coverage of Joe Kelly, or Kelly's Wild Night
    in FanGraphs by Brad Johnson - 10/12/2013 -  12
    to yesterday's game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and St. Louis Cardinals, Dave Cameron and Jeff Sullivan spent about 2,000 words, four GIFs, and two tables covering who Kelly is, his most noteworthy skills

  • Don't Expect Big Changes in Philadelphia
    in FanGraphs by Brad Johnson - 1/5/2014 -  21
    was actually 2010 when the Phillies had 84 home games due to a G20 summit in Toronto. When the Phillies had payrolls over $170 million, club president Dave Montgomery would occasionally comment

  • Four Things I Learned In Arizona
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 3/10/2015 -  7
    zone. He did struggle with pitches out of the zone and dropped several. I shared the opinion that he looked better than Wilin Rosario. That earned some agreement, but Dave Cameron pointed out

  • Rationality Will Ruin You
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 2/3/2017 -  47
    Perhaps you've seen this tweet at some point over the offseason. It surfaced most recently about 10 days ago via Dave Cameron in his piece about the Dodgers' intentional inefficiency. Andrew

  • The Daily Grind: Holy Devers
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/19/2017 -  5
    to promoting Devers soon. Over on the main site, Dave Cameron thinks Devers should receive a promotion sometime around mid-June. The salient points of his analysis are as follows: The Red Sox need

  • The New Fantasy Baseball: Anybody Can Be Anything
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 11/7/2017 -  15
    . In recent years, supply has increased. The 2017 campaign featured more free studs than I care to list. We had a new toy every week. Dave Cameron basically already wrote this article over

  • To Amed Rosario Or Not To Amed Rosario
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 1/2/2018 -  9
    a share of Rosario ($7) when I joined Dave Cameron's ottoneu league earlier this winter. The same roster includes Francisco Lindor, Corey Seager, Manny Machado, and Chris Taylor. Given my shortstop

  • The Screw Cancer League Needs Your Help
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 1/23/2018 -  4
    readers. If you would like to join our fundraising drive, read more below. ____ Years ago, in response to his own battle with the disease, Dave Cameron founded the Screw Cancer League

  • The Daily Grind: 5-29-14 - Presented by FanDuel
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/29/2014 -  4
    Dave Buchanan. He shutdown the Dodgers offense, but doesn't really have the stuff to do anything of the sort consistently. On the other side of the matchup is Zack Wheeler who's kind of lost his feel

  • The Daily Grind: 7-25-14 - Presented by FanDuel
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/25/2014 -  0
    "resting" Miller, but I think they're trying to figure out what they can do with the declining youngster. In quotable words of baseball prime minister Dave Cameron, Miller is "broken." Soon we'll

  • The Daily Grind: 8-14-14 - Presented by FanDuel
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/14/2014 -  0
    . Cistulli is particularly adept at following those mostly un-hyped prospects. I've heard third hand that Dave Cameron once described Cistulli as "good" at identifying pitching prospects. More colorful

  • The Hot Stove And Fantasy Baseball
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 12/9/2015 -  11
    - assuming your leaguemates don't veto it. Can you just imagine if major league teams could veto a trade? Arizona GM Dave Stewart would have had a couple slapped down by now. Moving along

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for July 19
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/19/2016 -  1
    of the Conchords concert in Cary, NC. The show mostly consisted of the band and Arj Barker (aka Dave) making fun of North Carolina's heat and ludicrous bathroom laws. Well, mostly they played songs including many

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for September 9
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/9/2016 -  0
    Yesterday, Dave Cameron wrote about the roster expansion problem wherein teams ruin September games by using 17 pitchers. The thing is, this isn't only a September problem - it's just particularly

  • Joining an Existing Dynasty League
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 11/27/2017 -  4
    I recently received an invitation to join Dave Cameron's Screw Cancer league on ottoneu (I'm A New Owner To Exploit). It's been in existence since 2012. Any time one joins a longstanding dynasty

  • Buying and Selling Clayton Kershaw
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 12/4/2017 -  0
    Kershaw in another league. My decision to both pursue and divest the most ace-like ace reflects the state of my rosters. Buying Kershaw In my newest league, Dave Cameron's Screw Cancer, I inherited

  • Three Super Early Spring Training Value Changes
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 2/19/2018 -  14
    at catcher, with Grandal likely to see most of the ABs against RHP, Dave Roberts said. So, basically, close to the status quo from the 2017 regular season. — Andy McCullough (@McCulloughTimes) February

  • My First Taste of Draft Season
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 2/26/2018 -  8
    The Screw Cancer league drafted last night. It's an ottoneu FGpts format put together by former FanGraphs kingpin Dave Cameron. He - and some others - were forced to leave the league due to new

  • 2018 Retrospective: Team Performances and Results
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 10/9/2018 -  5
    opened the door for Cody to acquire all of that talent. Screw Cancer - 5th Dave Cameron invited me to his Screw Cancer charity league then promptly ghosted on us. What a scrub! At one point, my

  • GIF: Jim Johnson's Jim Johnson
    in NotGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 9/27/2011 -  9
    Because Oriole Jim Johnson plays for the Orioles, there's a strong chance that no one -- perhaps besides his teammates and Buck Showalter and Buck Showalter's grizzled and nameless manservant

  • Johnson's Domination
    in FanGraphs by Eric Seidman - 8/11/2008 -  4
    Johnson and his performance from 1999-2002. For starters, here are some of his peripheral numbers in each of these seasons: 1999: 35 GS, 271.2 IP, 207 H, 75 ER, 70 BB, 364 K, 1.02 WHIP, 2.48 ERA

  • Dave Dombrowski Out in Detroit
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/4/2015 -  25
    In a move that seemingly came out of nowhere, Tigers owner Mike Ilitch has announced today that the team has released Dave Dombrowski from his contract so he can pursue other opportunities elsewhere

  • Dave Dombrowski Still Can't Value Relievers
    in Community by Chris Bouton - 8/31/2016 -  2
    . They allowed opposing hitters to hit .261 with a BABIP of .300. Unsurprisingly last offseason, newly-installed president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski set out to remake Boston’s bullpen. Throughout

  • In Defense of Dave Roberts
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/26/2017 -  128
    baseball games like that one, this series will be a classic. But before most of those crazy things happened, Dave Roberts made a decision that seemingly set the wheels in motion. In the top

  • Dave's Guys: The Hitters
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/15/2010 -  17

  • Dave's Guys: The Pitchers
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/15/2010 -  10

  • JABO: Dave Dombrowski's Achilles Heel
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/5/2015 -  17
    Just days after completing a pair of trades, sending both David Price and Yoenis Cespedes out of town for five pitching prospects, Dave Dombrowski was "released from his contract" by Tigers owner

  • Free Agent Bargain: Dave Ross
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/29/2008 -  3
    As we move behind the plate for today's free agent bargain, we take a look at a guy with one of the most inconsistent track records of any player in baseball - Dave Ross. Take a look at his seasonal

  • The Dave Dombrowski Overreaction Might Be Commencing
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 12/11/2017 -  56
    The Red Sox have been talking about adding power all winter. The Yankees just traded for Giancarlo Stanton. Dave Dombrowski is unlikely to just let that move go unchallenged, so the Red Sox

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 4/26/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 4/26/2017 -  5
    doesn't walk and has modest power.12:03ChiSox2020: Dave can you please rank the top 5 White Sox pitchers trade values? (Exclude Rodon since he won't be traded)12:04Dave Cameron: 1. Quintana2. Jones3

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 4/14/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 4/14/2016 -  5
    -dave-cameron12:02Dave Cameron: I was in over my head. Excited that now I can just focus on running FanGraphs and England.12:03Mike: Dave, what was your favorite thing in Toronto?12:03Dave Cameron: Meeting some

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 7/6/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/6/2016 -  15
    is probably done with him as a catcher, and with Benintendi just about to ace him out of left field, his carere in Boston is on the ropes too. He's likely trade bait.12:22vulgar pols: Dave: you said

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 10/5/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/5/2016 -  0
    :15Dave Cameron: Alright, Dave's Uber Service has been completed. Let's do this thing.12:15Matt (Denver): Should Buck Showalter be fired for not using Britton last night?12:17Dave Cameron: No. In-game

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 2/15/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/15/2017 -  3
    is going to have to pitch well during the regular season against MLB hitters to get his value back.12:15Mariners101: Hey Dave! I'm a huge fan of the top 10 worst moves columns... Do you know when

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 10/1/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/1/2017 -  13
    the 7th?12:07Bleh: How long can/will Jansen go tonight?  Two innings last night seems to knock him down to maybe only 1 tonight.  I don't envy Dave Roberts12:07Dave Cameron: I think

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 11/15/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/15/2017 -  11
    :13IsBrittonInYet: Hi Dave. When evaluating outfield defense, how much stock do you put in Statcast's numbers (ex. outs above average, number of 5 star catches) compared to DRS/UZR? Kevin Pillar had a DRS

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 3/9/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 3/9/2016 -  1
    Dave! Last week I submitted a question looking for paper topics about a paper on discrimination in baseball. I really appreciated the responses! I'm going to look at height of position players vs

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 5/31/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/31/2017 -  5
    miss enough bats or avoid walks enough to be a frontline starter while also giving up HRs.12:11Ray Liotta as Shoeless Joe: Dave, your take on the Harper/Strickland punishment? Sure, Harper did not look

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 10/11/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/11/2017 -  5
    place votes could be as low as 5-7 on other ballots.12:25MadduxGlavineSmoltz: Hey Dave, please give your thoughts on where the braves should go from here?  A lot of rumors are than Moore

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 7/22/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/22/2015 -  15
    ; mine to dozens. I don't think we were really trying to do the same thing, despite the fact that the pieces shared a name.12:13Comment From Dave DombrowskiFrom one Dave to another, in reference to yet

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 6/15/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 6/15/2016 -  9
    on the market.12:14Mike D: Is it too much to say Kris Bryant is already a superstar?12:14Dave Cameron: Not at all. He's an elite player.12:14Scott: Dave, I read your article on the Pirates this week

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 8/17/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/17/2016 -  3
    to make it clear that him doing this isn't a chance for us to say "haha, told you so!". No one saw this coming. This is bananas.12:06Mike T.: Dave who is your pick to come out of the AL East?12:06Dave

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 9/14/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/14/2016 -  2
    50 trade value list?12:14Dave Cameron: Yeah, I think he'll crack the offseason update.12:14Tanner: Hey Dave, wanted to let you know that because of your story, I signed up for Be the Match, so thank

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 3/22/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 3/22/2017 -  6
    Cameron: That's probably getting a bit overly enthusiastic, but I wouldn't be shocked if he took the 2B job at some point this summer.12:04Evil Goatee Dave: Do the Padres have the makings of a top five

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 6/28/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 6/28/2017 -  0
    :13Dave Cameron: I would not be surprised to see LAD land Martinez, move Bellinger back to 1B.12:13JTT: Dave, were you playing for the Mets when you tore your ACL?12:13Dave Cameron: No. If I was, my

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 9/20/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/20/2017 -  11
    :22Dave Cameron: Rest12:22Jack: Hey Dave, are the number of scoops by a first baseman factored into advanced fielding metrics? I took a look yesterday and saw that Hosmer is the league leader in scoops

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 12/20/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 12/20/2017 -  10
    reality soon.12:13J.BrucesterCockburn: Hi Dave. Britton's injury makes Machado trade more or less likely?12:13Dave Cameron: Has to be more. If the Orioles didn't know they weren't contenders yesterday

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 3/18/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 3/18/2015 -  11
    work from home, you can go a few days without talking to anyone besides your spouse. So you get a dog and talk to them instead.12:00Comment From NickHi Dave. How do you think the Indians will/should

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 5/3/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/3/2017 -  8
    Dave, What's the deal with Willson Contreras' offense? I thought he was projected to be a top 5 catcher this year? His glove looks fine but has been pretty cold offensively. Think Montero will get

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 4/29/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 4/29/2015 -  33
    Chris HHello Dave - What's your take on Starling Marte's April thus far? He seems to be selling out for power (and it's working). I know the pop was always in his bat but does this feel like

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 12/9/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 12/9/2015 -  7
    Dave Stewart and do something today, so even if they don't have something obvious, they're going to be trying.11:54The Dude: Did you see the ZiPS projections on Adam Warren? Do you really think he's

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 1/12/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 1/12/2016 -  14
    you found -- so I'd hit them pretty hard. Loss of multiple first round picks, a big fine, international signing restrictions.12:08Thatguy: Hey Dave, thanks for giving Farnsworth the reins

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 11/30/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/30/2016 -  18
    :05Brad: Hey Dave, I know you aren't the prospects guy here, but what'd you think of the Atlanta-Seattle deal for minor leaguers? Is there any hope on Jackson turning it around?12:05Dave Cameron: He's

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 12/7/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 12/7/2016 -  5
    is realistic, but I do think that if they make enough good trades, they could form a very nice young core that could get them back to winning in 3 years.12:03Conrad: Why isn't everyone callling Dave Dombrowski

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 3/8/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 3/8/2017 -  2
    that if they're lousy, so is he.12:02Sachin: Hi Dave! Big fan. Do you think starting pitchers will neutralize last year's HR binge or is power here to stay again? It definitely puts more people in seats.12

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 1/3/18
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 1/3/2018 -  11
    they need to keep upgrading their roster.12:14Just me: Who starts at SS for the D-backs, Owings or Marte?12:15Dave Cameron: Marte is much better, so him.12:15Ernest Hemingway: Hey Dave,How have the first

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 8/26/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/26/2015 -  15
    is silly.12:13Comment From TomHey Dave. I know you won't like it, but Donaldson has to be the AL MVP for me this season. 12:14Dave Cameron: I have no idea how you "know I won't like it", nor do I think

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 3/16/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 3/16/2016 -  16
    of Noah Syndergaard in the same class of pitcher/strikeout stuff as Kluber, Cole, deGrom, et al?12:22Dave Cameron: Not at all. His stuff is among the best in baseball.12:22Fan of Baseball: Dave, I'm

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 5/25/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/25/2016 -  26
    human again. I'd guess he's more of a .700 OPS guy, which is perfectly useful for a good CF in Safeco.12:14Matt: So , Dave, how does it feel to be wrong on Julio Teheran? He's been the best pitcher

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 9/21/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/21/2016 -  14
    for evidence before forming a conclusion, so theoretically, it should apply to every industry except maybe psychic readings.12:04Milton: Hey Dave, thanks for the chat. Who do you think ends up the Wild Card

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 11/23/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/23/2016 -  11
    for, and got them dene early so that they didn't get left holding a big bag of money at the end of the winter.12:09Turkey Tom: Dave, please give a 20-80 grade to the following holiday pies: Pumpkin

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 2/1/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/1/2017 -  10
    parts.12:13radermecherbob@ymail.com: Dave,does being the best defensive catcher of his generation,make Yadi Molina,a strong HOF,candidate.12:13Dave Cameron: I don't know if he hit enough for long enough

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 6/14/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 6/14/2017 -  8
    sucks so they can't trade from there. Junior Guerra?12:05Dave Cameron: Matt Garza probably goes.12:05Dave Cameron: But yeah, they're probably more of a hold team than a sell team.12:06Justin : Hey Dave I

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 7/5/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/5/2017 -  21
    to sell. What should they do, GM Dave?12:06Dave Cameron: I don't think they sell. I think they want Otani, and keeping as good a team as they can together helps that goal.12:06Neal Huntington: Who should

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 8/2/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/2/2017 -  5
    to get worse next year.12:15Dave Cameron: I'd blow it up.12:15Mounds: Who will be the next player to hit 60 dongs?12:15Dave Cameron: I don't know how the answer is anyone but Aaron Judge.12:15Mike: Dave

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 9/6/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/6/2017 -  2
    :12Zock Jr.: As an ethical Red Sox fan, I'm bummed, Dave. Bummed.12:14Dave Cameron: Were you bummed when the team was signing international players to "package deals" to get around the signing bonuses

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 10/18/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/18/2017 -  3
    rosters, which would favor LAD.12:17Dave Cameron: Anyone telling you that anyone besides the Dodgers is the favorite to win it all now is wrong.12:17Q-Ball: Dave, do you have a NL ROY vote this year

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 3/15/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 3/15/2017 -  16
    is ownership or the front office. While A.J. Preller and Dave Stewart became the faces of those bad calls to try to win before they were ready, owners in both of those situations wanted a go-for-it plan

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 6/7/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 6/7/2017 -  0
    . The last thing the Astros need is another reliever. That bullpen is excellent.12:40Frankie: Dave, your "Hot Take" on the Segura signing, please?12:40Dave Cameron: He's better than I gave him credit

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 6/18/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 6/18/2014 -  60
    it. Find a good local mechanic and help them while saving money.12:21Comment From GuestWhat kind of replacement options does Dave have if his car requires an extended DL stint? 12:21Dave Cameron

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 11/12/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/12/2014 -  7
    an elite prospect for a walk year guy.12:13Comment From GSonGood afternoon Dave. a bit of a cold snap heading your way this morning/afternoon to the west of the piedmong... BRRR... First question

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 1/14/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 1/14/2015 -  4
    : Here's liners. Use the splits drop down box to pick GB and FB. http://www.fangraphs.com/le...12:20Comment From ZacHey Dave. It's your high school baseball coach here. I realize now, I should have listened

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 7/15/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/15/2015 -  28
    less control years once you get that value.11:43Comment From JimWho on the phillies traded 11:43Dave Cameron: Hamels, Papelbon, Utley. Maybe Ruiz.11:43Comment From BretHey Dave - you and other writers

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 8/5/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/5/2015 -  10
    . Or anything else, I guess.11:39Dave Cameron: Queue is now open. We'll start in about 15 minutes.11:52Dave Cameron: Alright, let's start this up a few minutes early.11:52Comment From Tony G.Hi Dave

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 10/7/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/7/2015 -  9
    2, etc. 12:42Dave Cameron: Yes, PAP has been mostly discredited and isn't used anymore.12:42Comment From GuestEVERYONE NO NEED TO WAIT IN THIS CHAT, WE CAN JUST GO TO DAVE'S HOUSE AND GET OUR

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 11/4/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/4/2015 -  9
    , in order to get the opt-out. So maybe he takes 9/$200M with an opt-out, when he could get 10/$220M without it, or something like that.12:16Comment From ACJHi Dave, Who is the first free agent to sign ? 12

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 2/24/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/24/2016 -  12
    of the recent news about Lazarito and his Buscones, how do you think MLB should reform the Latin American market? Ignoring for a moment that MLB usually chooses the wrong route, what would be the Dave Cameron

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 3/23/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 3/23/2016 -  4
    or Andre Ethier?12:19Dave Cameron: Ethier.12:20iron wolf: Dave: enjoy your insights so I was hoping you could weigh in on a question posed on Camden Depot. If you could optimize the Orioles lineup

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 7/13/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/13/2016 -  4
    over SS and having Correa move over to 3B?12:03Dave Cameron: My guess is they'll stick with Correa at short. It probably doesn't matter enough to make a story out of it.12:03PL: Dave, I'm itching

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 7/27/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/27/2016 -  13
    if they want, since he'll clear waivers, so there's no time pressure there.12:37Warrior: Dave, after this season, Elvis Andrus has 6 years/$88M guaranteed left on his deal. He projects to about

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 11/16/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/16/2016 -  15
    who are super easy to move at the deadline if they're pitching well.12:16Netflix and Rich Hill: Hi Dave, thanks for chatting with us all. Are you guys working to quantify framing runs into your WAR

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 5/17/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/17/2017 -  4
    : Not all of those guys will develop, and the latter three aren't good enough to block anyone of note.12:13AJ: Hi Dave. Any chance that the Nationals continued bullpen meltdowns push them to do something

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 7/26/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/26/2017 -  15
    Gray.12:33Jordan: Hi Dave Can a team add dead money (as in the player is no long in the organization) to a trade, so lets say the RedSox wanted to make a big move and go for either Donaldson

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 7/2/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/2/2014 -  26
    :05Comment From AJHey Dave. How much could the ChiSox realistically get in returns for Alexei, Beckham, Viciedo, and Danks? Thanks. 12:05Dave Cameron: I think Ramirez will get them a decent prospect

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 9/23/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/23/2015 -  17
    receive MVP votes, too? 12:25Dave Cameron: End of ballot ones, perhaps.12:26Comment From JamesHey Dave, what should do the Rangers do with Yovani Gallardo after the season is over? I imagine they'll

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 5/11/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/11/2016 -  2
    is going to be in a rush to re-do that mistake.12:55Greg: Dave Hypothetical question, if a team were to acquire Scherzer in a trade. Would the Nationals still be responsible for the deferred money

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 8/3/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/3/2016 -  7
    : Those aren't mutually exclusive. Hendricks has shown signs of being a guy who generates weak contact, but he's also getting help from the Cubs defense.12:09JTT: Dave I really enjoyed your Matt Duffy

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 8/31/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/31/2016 -  1
    Windmill: Dave! The Rangers won another one run game! This time via an Odor two run, walk off HR! How do these boys keep doing this? I love this team! #NeverEverQuit12:11Dave Cameron: Improbable, beat

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 11/29/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/29/2017 -  2
    Cameron: So that everyone could focus on other things in Orlando.12:12Brian: Dave, I am excited that Ohtani is almost certainly coming to the MLB.  However, I also kind of what to punch him

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 9/9/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/9/2015 -  23
    to managers who've "played the game"? It seems like you're better off focusing on finding managers who make good decisions instead of just ones who played right? See (A) Matt Williams or (B) Dave Stewart

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 4/6/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 4/6/2016 -  10
    : Sure. Chapman and Jansen will get them.12:45Reginald Denton III: Hi Dave! Feel better soon. How old is your kid? I have twin daughters and it's amazing the germs we all spread around to each

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 5/4/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/4/2016 -  10
    in screens. It's great.12:24Bloodwaters of Dr. Z: What is Dave's drink of choice when he's out for dinner?12:24Dave Cameron: Water.12:24Nelson: Would the return for Braun be higher now or at the trade

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 9/7/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/7/2016 -  3
    Kershaw or peak Pedro?12:31Dave Cameron: Pedro12:32AD: That being said, would you vote for Rolen/Longo?12:33Dave Cameron: Rolen yes, Longo if he ages well.12:33CapnZippers: Dave, are there players

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 9/28/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/28/2016 -  5
    players, as you'd expect), you want UZR or DRS.12:29Baseball Fan: Hey Dave, huge fan of all you guys do. I really enjoyed the Jose Fernandez moments you guys talked about. I played baseball through

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 6/21/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 6/21/2017 -  11
    whose knees aren't about to get cut open.12:02Blah: Dave, The baseballs are juiced/changed right? I don't think there is even a debate anymore.12:02Dave Cameron: There's definitely still a debate

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 8/9/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/9/2017 -  3
    going to catch the Cubs, most likely.12:02Rod: Dave, can I use the rolling charts in a blog article? Secondly, if so, is there an option to get a picture of chart? Screenshot?12:03Dave Cameron: Yes

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 9/27/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/27/2017 -  1
    homers.12:05Dave Cameron: Kluber's going to win it easily.12:05ATCQ: Hi Dave.  What do you think about Travis's view - that Judge's MVP case suffers by his lack of clutch?  How might

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 11/22/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/22/2017 -  1
    have not flaunted it, they might have been left alone, or received a lesser penalty.12:19georgehermanski: Dave, hope you can answer this. No one else seems to be able. Is there anything preventing a team

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 6/11/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 6/11/2014 -  35
    like Chase Utley at all when I saw him as a prospect. I loved Andy Marte, and thought he would be a star.12:11Comment From DeweyThanks for the chat Dave. Read a comment from a reporter type

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 6/25/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 6/25/2014 -  27
    :04Dave Cameron: Given all the teams who need a second baseman, I think the Mets can get something pretty shiny for him.12:05Comment From CatoblepasHi Dave! I liked your piece on Price/Zobrist

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 7/9/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/9/2014 -  16
    base is their best path forward.12:02Comment From Pale HoseHey Dave. Can you explain how to scale FIP to runs allowed? I'm trying to replicate the walkthrough but it's hard to follow. 12:03Dave Cameron

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 12/10/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 12/10/2014 -  4
    /Reds guys all needed Lester to sign first.12:06Comment From BatHi Dave. I just learned from fellow FanGraphs commenters Bill, HoJo, and Rod, that you can't extend a QO to a player traded midseason – I

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 4/15/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 4/15/2015 -  5
    BretHey Dave! 1) Not trying to make tons out of one week, but Devon Travis' line looks like something that would be reasonable to see out of him for the year, based on his peripherals, at least to me. Can

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 6/17/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 6/17/2015 -  19
    Cameron: Yeah, there's probably a threshold at which the information is no longer useful.12:27Comment From Nick in ClevelandHi Dave. I'm curious, what are the kind of things you look before concluding

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 2/10/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/10/2016 -  9
    : Thanks for the time Dave. Lazarito is said to be choosing his team sometime today, could he be announcing his team yet wait until after July 2nd to wait to sign with them?12:14Dave Cameron: If he

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 2/17/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/17/2016 -  16
    that's popping up is an attempt to influence discussions for the next CBA?12:26Dave Cameron: Absolutely.12:26Batman: Hey Dave, ETA for when the updated/aggregated ZIPS projections will be available

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 3/2/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 3/2/2016 -  11
    ever played a full season in the big leagues.12:05Dave Cameron: Trading for Bruce seems inevitable.12:06primantis: Dave, if you were made GM of the Royals today would you tell Ned Yost he can't bat

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 6/20/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/20/2016 -  9
    or Zach Duke return a useful piece at the deadline?12:38Dave Cameron: Duke definitely could. Gonzalez, not really.12:39Joe: Dave, why does Carson pronounce the "lead" in "lead prospect writer" like

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 10/19/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/19/2016 -  4
    , or if your team is out of it, the coming offseason.12:01@outfieldgrass24: Dave, thanks for the chat and welcome to Oregon! Are you surprised the D-backs were able to pull off the Hazen move? Also, loved

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 1/11/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 1/11/2017 -  16
    :13Q-Ball: Great article yesterday Dave on the slugger market! In that context, is the Monty for Vogelbach trade regrettable for Seattle? Assuming Smith could take Vogelbach's role, wouldn't a Monty

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 2/22/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/22/2017 -  4
    depends on spring training injuries. If one of the teams that was kicking the tires on Quintana suffers a big injury, talks could heat back up quickly.12:10Brett W: Dave, would it be rude to tweet

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 4/12/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 4/12/2017 -  5
    bananas in week one. The pitching is still bad.12:19Ryan: Dave, You are a douche. Thanks!12:19Dave Cameron: You're welcome?12:20Guest: Do you think the Giants stand pat in left/center? I know it's early

  • Just For Context
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/28/2011 -  163
    Dan Johnson just saved the Tampa Bay Rays season. This Dan Johnson. Before tonight, he had a -7 wRC+. As noted in that leaderboard, the only Major Leaguer with a worse offensive season

  • Nick The Unlucky Stick
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 4/29/2008 -  10
    Nick Johnson is having one of the more remarkable Aprils in recent memory, and not just because he's managed to stay healthy for an entire month. No, instead, Nick Johnson is becoming the new poster

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 1/21/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 1/21/2015 -  22
    haven't heard from us. The responses were overwhelming, so it will take us a bit longer to read everything.12:09Comment From JeremyThanks Dave. Would Rougned Odor get a Strasburg conversation started? 6

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 8/27/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/27/2014 -  15
    for a fixed percentage of revenues, but I doubt the owners will go for that.12:55Comment From GrantAll modesty aside, fill in the blank: Dave Cameron would be better than [ ] current GMs

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 10/8/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/8/2014 -  16
    was an accountant before this became my job. Probably something in finance.12:47Comment From Dave Camerons PuppyCan you think of a recent historical comparison to how we'll look back on the Tigers

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 11/5/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/5/2014 -  3
    field. Should they go for Aoki, Markakis, Melky, or Rasmus? 12:22Dave Cameron: Trade for someone younger.12:22Comment From That One GuyHi Dave. Do you think the Red Sox would consider a Mookie Betts

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 11/11/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/11/2015 -  9
    30% of the batters he faced, what would we expect the strikeout rate to be over a sufficiently large sample? 12:20Dave Cameron: 22.5%, or something in that range.12:21Comment From MattHey Dave

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 7/21/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/21/2017 -  20
    Martinez trade.12:16Ricky: Hey Dave - how much does a GM's ability to negotiate play into the trade market? Or are there so many cooks in the kitchen advising on trades for it not to matter?12:17Dave

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 9/24/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/24/2014 -  7
    JordanHey Dave - just to clarify, you're saying Mookie Betts has made a jump from not even being mentioned in the July 2014 trade value column to being a top 25 guy? Or is it structured differently

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 12/17/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 12/17/2014 -  17
    to boot.12:20Comment From PhilHi Dave. Why is everyone so high on Hedges? I've read about him plenty but looking at those minor league numbers...he doesn't look so great! I know stats only mean so much

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 7/29/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/29/2015 -  5
    :19Comment From Dave BSo, Phils got rid of Paplebon. Did they get, you know, anything? What does it mean for the padres and Kimbrel? 12:19Dave Cameron: They got out of his $13 million option

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 9/16/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/16/2015 -  30
    , let's get this rolling.11:59Comment From Blue Catgeez, Dave, I bet you're thrilled to have this chat today after last night's Ranger's game. You must be really interested to see what the Ranger's

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 10/14/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/14/2015 -  10
    , but I don't think the gap is so huge that there's a strong preference either way.12:00Comment From Pale HoseHey Dave. Is the presently called strike zone closer or further away from the rule book strike

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 10/21/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/21/2015 -  27
    WAR to +8.7 WAR this year.1:01Comment From RyanHey Dave I am trying to write an auto-ethnography for my college writing class and I am choosing to do it on sabermetrics in baseball and i was curious

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 1/20/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 1/20/2016 -  13
    if. They're still a very weak team at the bottom of their roster.12:32Luke: Any guesses as to where Dexter Fowler ends up?12:32Dave Cameron: Baltimore.12:32Adam: Dave, please assuage my fears here

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 3/30/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 3/30/2016 -  1
    to visit for vacation, Dave?12:16Dave Cameron: We're going back to Duck for our family vacation next month. It's the best of the Outer Banks towns we've been to, though your mileage may vary if you don't

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 6/29/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 6/29/2016 -  16
    on?12:17Dave Cameron: Lessons in the problems with moral hazards for my owner, so he knows what a silly incentive structure he's created.12:19Ryan: Dave, I asked Mr. Eno this on Twitter the other day

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 10/12/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/12/2016 -  9
    saying most MLB players are overweight/obese? Seems ridiculous to me.12:20Dave Cameron: It was the dumbest "study" I've ever seen.12:20Jeff: Dave, your projections give Toronto at 58% chance of advancing

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 12/21/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 12/21/2016 -  4
    : Have to think they'll end up with one of the free agent RH 1B/DH types.12:09Elf on his lunch break: Hi Dave. I liked your article questioning whether or not the Astros really need Jose Quintana. I

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 3/1/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 3/1/2017 -  17
    is necessary, just as everyone didn't agree with Dave Duncan about sinkers down or Leo Mazzone about fastballs away.12:03Dave Cameron: Just because one guy has success with one approach with one group

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 9/13/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/13/2017 -  13
    almost certainly hurt himself and miss time, in order to guarantee DH at-bats to a guy who may or may not be able to hit big league pitching?1:05Dave Cameron: No.1:05Bernard : Hey Dave, would you

  • 2014 World Series Game Three Live Blog
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/24/2014 -  8
    ? 8:41Comment From PhilIs Cain better in RF than Heyward? 8:41Brad Johnson: Dave Appelman's basement.8:42Jeff Zimmerman: With Mountain Dew, Pop Tarts and Hot Pockets.8:42Brad Johnson: crystallized

  • What Happened To Davey Johnson?
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 6/21/2012 -  8
    Davey Johnson on Joe Maddon: "I don’t know him that well, but I thought he was a weird wuss anyways." Link. When did Davey Johnson become a grumpy old codger? Wasn't he the first guy

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 9/10/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/10/2014 -  19
    :44Dave Cameron: I'm in the Atlanta chapter.12:45Comment From Dave MIs there an easy way to explain to someone why strikeouts can be so important for pitchers, but not necessarily a big deal for hitters

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat: 10/1/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/1/2014 -  13
    HenryHow much sleep did you end up getting Dave? 12:25Dave Cameron: About six hours. More than I expected!12:25Comment From GSonthe trade rumors blather will have Heyward and Stanton as the biggest

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 4/22/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 4/22/2015 -  27
    time commitment -- then start selling off in June. So two months.12:20Comment From L. ScottHello Dave! Houston has the overall worst team BA (.210) yet are the only winning team so far in the AL West

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 5/6/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/6/2015 -  7
    Dave! Velocity data has been pretty fashionable lately, with the limited Statcast data we have, but between Jeff's article last week re: 100 mph ground balls or measurement errors, I'm skeptical of both

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 5/13/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 5/13/2015 -  16
    a legitimate suitor.12:47Comment From BenHey Dave. Assuming Xander is in do you think the Red Sox would have the trade chips to land both Tulo and a Hamels or Cueto type pitcher? I'm not holding my breath

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 12/30/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 12/30/2015 -  2
    to contend anymore.12:11Dave Cameron: No, I think it's pretty clear that the Cubs have separated themselves from the pack this winter.12:11Scott: Dave, are you doing anything special for New Years?12:11Dave

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 6/1/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 6/1/2016 -  0
    :04Dave P: Dave - I am confused on how defensive ratings are calculated for first basemen. Almost all 1b (with qualified pa) have a negative defensive number. Shouldn't there be a more typical

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 2/8/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/8/2017 -  5
    Dave. Is there a way we can look at past Fans projections? I want to do a post-analysis.12:02Dave Cameron: I don't believe we have those archived anywhere. They are probably in the database though, so

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 8/23/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/23/2017 -  12
    already one of the best relievers of all time.12:11Warrior: Dave, not to promote your competitor's work, but BP's playoff odds have the Red Sox as 77% to win the Division (compared to 22% for the Yankees

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 8/30/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/30/2017 -  1
    with "homers aren't everything" voters to give it to someone else.1:00Ray Liotta as Shoeless Joe: Dave, the money in the Leake deal may have been the $750k of International Pool.1:00Dave Cameron: Nope1

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 10/4/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/4/2017 -  13
    Cameron: Upton, yes.12:42Dave: Dave, you thought the Astros needed to improve their offense, but they just finished as one of the best offenses of all time while missing significant time from a superstar

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 6/2/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 6/2/2014 -  21
    things at a more granular level.12:34Comment From CuriousGive us the Dave Cameron scouting report back in your playing days. Each tool on the 20-80 scale 12:35Dave Cameron: Relative to my high school

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 8/6/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/6/2014 -  31
    :06Dave Cameron: I guess I should note for those who didn't see it on Twitter: Drew Fairservice, formerly of The Score, is going to write for us. He debuts soon.12:07Comment From Nathan KHey Dave

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 10/15/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/15/2014 -  6
    if Shields doesn't exhaust that many pitches? 12:22Dave Cameron: Ventura, Duffy/bullpen game, Shields/Vargas tandem.12:23Comment From Dave Camerons PuppyI know there is a lot of evidence that over

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 10/29/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/29/2014 -  4
    in DCHey Dave -- I say this as a big fan of your work, so I can't figure out a polite way to ask this. I mean no offense: what makes you an expert? I really like this site. I really like your

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 3/11/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 3/11/2015 -  12
    : But it was pretty obvious which guy spends a lot of time in the batting cage and which ones don't.12:06Comment From MattHey Dave. Big fan of all your stuff. Quick question about the Dodgers. In one

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 4/8/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 4/8/2015 -  14
    on velocity and strikeouts.12:09Comment From Status: Lunch BreakHi Dave! I'm a recent college grad about to enter the work force full-time (I've been an intern for about 2 years now) and I've been thinking

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 6/10/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 6/10/2015 -  27
    :06Comment From PhilipHi Dave! I just read your article on Matz & Super Two status and I was wondering if a player is called up and is placed on the DL at some point in the season, does the days on the DL

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 8/18/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/18/2015 -  9
    are contemplating firing Jack Z... what is the hold-up? Do you think he's gone? 12:29Dave Cameron: I'd imagine the "hold-up" is that Dave Dombrowski hasn't decided what he's going to do yet.12:29Comment From

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 9/30/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/30/2015 -  13
    you take Harper or Machado? Someone else? 1:07Dave Cameron: Harper.1:08Comment From The Ghost of Dayn PerryHave you started gathering two of every animal, Dave? 1:08Dave Cameron: 85 and sunny here

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 11/18/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/18/2015 -  10
    90s/early 2000s Honda Accord or Toyota Camry; cheap, reliable, plain, and generally a good investment? 12:32Dave Cameron: Kyle Hendricks.12:33Comment From ArchieHi Dave! If Chapman gets traded, who do you see

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 3/29/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 3/29/2017 -  8
    difference between non-postseason places in the standings.12:04Stevil: Hey Dave. The Dodgers appear to have a lefty-heavy pen with Wood in the fold. The Mariners can't possibly be content

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 7/23/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/23/2014 -  15
    attention. We've hired a bunch of guys who showed that they could write there.12:07Comment From LarsHey Dave, what team is most likely to take Colon off the Mets hands without making them pay any of his

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 4/1/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 4/1/2015 -  10
    Papelbon.12:50Dave Cameron: If he lasts that long.12:50Comment From ffsRegarding some of the non-baseball stuff in this thread: I, for one, would read the shit out of a Dave Cameron personal finance blog

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 11/2/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/2/2016 -  0
    into the top of the 5th, because Miller is coming in at that point if they get anything going.12:06Bork: Hey Dave, two questions: First, who's taking over the Tuesday chats? Second, can I still call

  • 2014 Playoff Live Blog Extravaganza
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/3/2014 -  16
    and 90-10 for the series. 12:48Brad Johnson: Anyone want to do the math? I have to manage this chat.12:48Comment From BradIs it true the phillies are firing Dave Montgomery and keeping RAJ? 12:48Brad

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 7/16/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/16/2014 -  7

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 8/13/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/13/2014 -  30

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 9/17/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/17/2014 -  2

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 11/19/14
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/19/2014 -  10

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 2/4/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/4/2015 -  18

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 2/18/15
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/18/2015 -  0

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 10/26/16
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/26/2016 -  9

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 1/25/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 1/25/2017 -  7

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 4/5/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 4/5/2017 -  7

  • Dave Cameron FanGraphs Chat - 8/16/17
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/16/2017 -  13

  • What Is Davey Johnson Doing?
    in NotGraphs by Dayn Perry - 6/27/2011 -  3
    Here's newly minted Nats skipper Davey Johnson! The discerning discerner will observe that also in this photo is a white orb of cowhide, something known in industry parlance as a "baseball

  • Kelly Johnson's Redemption
    in FanGraphs by Matthew Carruth - 5/4/2010 -  10
    Dropped from Braves at the end of 2009, Kelly Johnson found little interest in his services and ended up in Arizona on a one year contract paying him just $2.3 million. Arizona gambled that Johnson

  • Pitcher Study: Josh Johnson
    in FanGraphs by Jack Moore - 11/28/2012 -  25
    Is Josh Johnson still an ace? The 2012 season had some encouraging signs after shoulder injuries cut short potential Cy Young campaigns in 2010 and 2011. Johnson posted a 3.81 ERA and 3.40 FIP

  • Randy Johnson's Countdown
    in FanGraphs by Matthew Carruth - 5/7/2009 -  29
    Randy Johnson has not pitched particularly well this season, for instance see yesterday's shelling at the hands of the Rockies. In fact, outside of Tim Lincecum, nobody in the Giants rotation has

  • Is Elliot Johnson Worth Starting?
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 7/12/2012 -  0
    Last year, Elliot Johnson was one of the worst hitters in the majors. With a 57 wRC+ backed by just four home runs, six steals, and a strikeout rate near 30%, Johnson's lackluster performance had

  • Chris Johnson and Great Players
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 8/1/2013 -  63
    that people hardly notice. The leader in the National League right now is Chris Johnson, batting .342. Johnson didn't even begin the year as an everyday player. Johnson went from the Diamondbacks

  • Kelly Johnson: A DeRosa Alternative
    in FanGraphs by Matt Klaassen - 12/7/2009 -  8
    dislike dealing in shadowy realm of rumor, Braves second baseman Kelly Johnson has been mentioned in multiple places as a non-tender candidate given his 2009 performance and replacement by Martin Prado

  • Nick Johnson to New York
    in FanGraphs by Jack Moore - 12/18/2009 -  84
    The Yankees have absolutely refused to stand pat this offseason. After adding Curtis Granderson in the first big trade of the winter, the Yankees have now agreed to terms with 1B/DH Nick Johnson

  • Kelly Johnson: Slugger
    in FanGraphs by Jack Moore - 4/26/2010 -  14
    As part of a critical five-run rally in the bottom of the fifth inning of yesterday's Phillies-Diamondbacks game, Arizona second baseman Kelly Johnson slugged his NL-leading seventh home run

  • The 2008 All Free Agent Bargain Team
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/31/2008 -  17
    , position by position: Catcher: Dave Ross First Base: Ben Broussard Second Base: Orlando Hudson Shortstop: Rafael Furcal Third Base: Joe Crede Left Field: Rocco Baldelli Center Field: Ryan

  • Josh Johnson's Extension
    in FanGraphs by Jack Moore - 1/15/2010 -  15
    The Marlins locked up their most talented pitcher on Thursday, as they agreed to terms with 26-year-old SP Josh Johnson on a four-year, 39 million dollar contract. The deal will pay 3.75MM in '10

  • The Return of Josh Johnson
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 6/5/2013 -  11
    Josh Johnson returned to the mound last night for the first time since April 21. The oft-injured 29-year-old (it still surprises me that he’s just 29) impressed against the Giants, throwing seven

  • Josh Johnson's Curveball
    in FanGraphs by Albert Lyu - 2/1/2012 -  10
    We're happy to welcome Albert Lyu back to the FanGraphs team. His work will again appear regularly here on the site. Before Josh Johnson was lost for the season with shoulder injuries in May, he

  • Marlins Reel in Nick Johnson
    in FanGraphs by Erik Manning - 8/3/2009 -  11
    Bedlam ruled the day of the trade deadline, and the Nick Johnson for LHP Aaron Thompson deal was no exception. The Nationals broke from their age old custom of clenching to tradeable players

  • The Josh Johnson Dilemma
    in FanGraphs by Jason Collette - 11/18/2013 -  29
    Earlier this year, Jack Moore reviewed Josh Johnson's inability to get hitters out while pitching from the stretch. Johnson and the Jays were very much aware of the situation, but even still, it did

  • D'Backs Sign Garland. Why?
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 1/28/2009 -  50
    At the beginning of the off-season, the Arizona Diamondbacks reportedly offered Randy Johnson a contract for 2009 that would have paid him around $4 million or so. Realizing that it was a low-ball

  • Buying Low on Josh Johnson
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 6/12/2012 -  23
    It may surprise some, considering this high ERA and low strikeout rate compared to his career average, but Josh Johnson actually has the seventh highest WAR of any pitcher in baseball. Despite having

  • Robbing Johnson of a Shot
    in FanGraphs by Marc Hulet - 12/16/2008 -  10
    (and the .227 batting average in 2008 just adds insult to injury). The move also keeps the underrated Rob Johnson from receiving the opportunity that he deserves. Johnson, 25, was selected out of college

  • Is Josh Johnson Back?
    in RotoGraphs by Michael Barr - 4/27/2012 -  5
    destined for an epic crash (click on the link, it's must-watch stuff). Owning Josh Johnson on a couple squads, I've felt a little of both. Coming off of a serious shoulder injury in 2011, Johnson,28, had

  • The 2013 Hardball Times Baseball Annual
    in FanGraphs by Dave Studeman - 11/22/2012 -  24
    capsules and Brad Johnson's coverage of the postseason. Baseball Commentary The Year in Frivolity by Craig Calcaterra What happened in Oakland by Dan Lependorf And what happened in Boston

  • The Big Unit
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/27/2008 -  1
    struggled to score runs after a hot start. While the excellence of the top two has gotten plenty of notice, don't look now, but after a rough first half, Randy Johnson is reminding everyone that he's

  • Randy Johnson Retires
    in FanGraphs by Matthew Carruth - 1/6/2010 -  31
    Randy Johnson announced his retirement today. There are thousands upon thousands of words that could, and should, be written about Randy Johnson. His career numbers are remarkable. The mark he left

  • Josh Johnson Heads to Canada
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 11/15/2012 -  2
    So as you all no doubt know by now, Josh Johnson was part of the trade of fantasy baseball proportions that is expected to be finalized at some point today. It's time for JJ to start trading in his

  • Happy Trails, Josh Johnson
    in Community by The Kudzu Kid - 1/24/2017 -  0
    Josh Johnson could pitch. In this decade, seven players have put up a season in which they threw 180+ innings with a sub-60 ERA-: Clayton Kershaw (three times), Felix Hernandez (twice), Kyle

  • Rosenthal: Dodgers Trying to Load Up On Pitching
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/29/2015 -  7
    #Braves reliever Jim Johnson also would go to #Dodgers, sources tell me and @jonmorosi. Morse and compensation pick would go to #Braves.— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) July 30, 2015 So

  • Kelly Johnson: Aging With Style
    in RotoGraphs by Jeff Zimmerman - 10/22/2012 -  6
    Fantasy owners hoped for a bounce back in 2012 after Kelly Johnson regressed in 2011 after a superb 2010 season. A second baseman with 16 HRs and 14 SBs normally would have a relatively high fantasy

  • Best Pitching Acquisition
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/19/2008 -  6
    a look a deeper look at the three contenders for the crown: 1984 Sutcliffe: 150 1/3 IP, 3.97 K/BB, 0.54 HR/9, 2.28 FIP, 1.52 WPA/LI 1988 Randy Johnson: 84 1/3 IP, 4.46 K/BB, 0.43 HR/9, 2.04 FIP, 2.62

  • Bryce Harper, Opening Day Starter?
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 2/2/2012 -  71
    On Tuesday, Jon Heyman reported that Davey Johnson really wants Bryce Harper to begin the season as his everyday right fielder. While we don't have a direct quote from Johnson confirming the story

  • Recalling Jim Johnson
    in FanGraphs by Eric Seidman - 7/28/2008 -  11
    to the minors and recalled 24-yr old pitcher Jim Johnson. Johnson, a starter in the minor leagues, had made two "audition" starts for the Orioles in 2006 and 2007, racking up the undesirable line of 5 IP

  • Will Erik Johnson Be Relevant?
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 3/25/2014 -  8
    He throws all four pitches, has solid velocity, a big solid frame, will begin the season in the White Sox rotation, and is a top 100 prospect. With all of that said, will Erik Johnson be worth

  • Chris Johnson Heads to Arizona
    in RotoGraphs by Howard Bender - 7/30/2012 -  7
    for third baseman Chris Johnson. While the move gives the Diamondbacks and improved situation at the hot corner, it may not be so great for fantasy owners. First of all, let's establish the fact

  • No Love For Jim Johnson?
    in RotoGraphs by Howard Bender - 1/14/2014 -  16
    and there, but if they're healthy, they've always seemed to slide back into the job. So why, after 101 saves in the past two season....yes, that's right, 101...does Jim Johnson get no love? I did a mock draft

  • Lowrie and Johnson: Waiver Wire
    in RotoGraphs by Dan Wade - 5/8/2012 -  9
    be slotted in at SS, 3B, MI, CI, and UTL positions, which makes him a nice option to have coming off the bench as needed. Chris Johnson (ESPN: 26 percent owned; Yahoo!: 25 percent owned) While

  • Dave Stewart's Misguided Comments on Market Value
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 6/25/2015 -  144
    , but they'll never know, because the D'Backs front office didn't even try to find out. 2. Dave Stewart apparently believes that the slot-value of a draft pick is equivalent to that player's market

  • Dave Cameron 2017 Trade Value Chat
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 7/14/2017 -  6
    :26Cistulli's Guy: What would happen if one of Cistulli's Fringe Five-type guys made it onto Dave Cameron's 2020 Top Trade Value List?12:27Dave Cameron: Jose Ramirez and Corey Kluber were

  • The Nick Johnson Stories
    in NotGraphs by Patrick Dubuque - 12/31/2012 -  6
    The phone rang, rattling in the glove compartment, but Nick Johnson did not hear it. He was already halfway to the creek. His boots crackled among the the skeletons of leaves scattered between

  • Hi, I'm Average
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 8/15/2008 -  8
    is the personification of average production in MLB? For 2008, one man stands above the rest - the most consistently average player in baseball. That man is Kelly Johnson. His batting average

  • The Slider That Won't Age
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/6/2009 -  14
    When we tell our kids about Randy Johnson, we're going to start with the height, the hair, and the velocity. In his prime, he regularly threw 100 MPH fastballs with varying amounts of command

  • DH Jobs Becoming Scarce
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 12/18/2009 -  14
    The signing of Nick Johnson by the Yankees is a good move for New York, for all the reasons Jack talked about this morning. But, for players like Russ Branyan, Jim Thome, and Vladimir Guerrero

  • What We Learned In Week One
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 4/13/2010 -  32
    Bergsen takes the hill. Kelly Johnson should have gathered more interest this winter. Not that we should overreact to his hot start, but Johnson settled for just a one year, $2.35 million

  • Can Kelly Johnson Bounce Back?
    in RotoGraphs by Chris Cwik - 10/10/2011 -  0
    There might not be a more up and down player in fantasy than Kelly Johnson. After establishing himself as a useful fantasy second baseman in 2007-2008, Johnson completely fell off that radar

  • The Idea and Reality of Justin Verlander
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/30/2011 -  168
    seasons from Hall-of-Famers like Pedro Martinez, Greg Maddux, and Randy Johnson, but there's also the 2005 Andy Pettitte in there, and I don't remember anyone writing about him in this fashion. In fact

  • Epic Pitching Performances on the Same Night
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 6/14/2012 -