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  • 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

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat 7/26/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/26/2016 -  0
    :46Punky Brewster: Which Brewers bullpen arms do you think get traded by the deadline?1:46Brad Johnson: Thornberg and Smith1:47Brad Johnson: think they're asking too much for Jeremy Jeffress1:47Brad

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 8/7/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/7/2018 -  3
    NL-Only, then maybe :)3:58Nationwide: Milwaukee Closer roles seems to not be settled , surprisingly.  Who are the leaders for saves for ROS?3:58Brad Johnson: Probably still Knebel or Jeremy

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 5/29/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/29/2018 -  0
    numbers, but they don't seem to like him4:50Brad Johnson: Maybe they think he can become overexposed4:51Connor: Jeremy Hellickson his xFIP has been great this year the betting market doesn't give him

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat - 6/28/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/28/2016 -  0
    prospects. They're on a /ignore list until they have MLB success3:20Brad Johnson: Stephen Strasburg-type prospects notwithstanding3:20Tani Levitt: Who would you give for a package of Jeremy jeffress

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat – 5/17
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/17/2016 -  0
    Johnson: Yes to Wood 1:53 Jeremy: Anything wrong with Ben Revere? 1:54 Brad Johnson: He missed a bunch of time and he was always a fringy hitter

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat – 8/9/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/9/2016 -  3
    to suggest more power ROS. JBJ has the production though. Which do you like? Thanks! 1:45 Brad Johnson: Polanco seems to have a couple nagging injuries. I'd go with the healthier

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat – 8/16/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/16/2016 -  0
    &sort=16,a 2:00 Brad Johnson: Page loaded slow... 2:00 Jeremy: Can you rank the following OF keepers (12 tm 6x6 w OBP/SLG): Dahl, Benintendi

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat - 4/19/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/19/2016 -  2
    Brad Johnson: No not yet. I think he can rebound. I also don't think he needs the velo 2:03 Jeremy: You said you like Lamb more than Castellanos. What about in relation

  • Q&A: Andy Johnson, College Pitcher who had Tommy John Surgery (Part 2)
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 9/18/2012 -  0
    Yesterday I posted Part 1 of this Q&A with Andy Johnson, a Bradley University reliever who is recovering from Tommy John surgery. This is part 2. Out of 2. Or 6. No, I'm kidding. Just 2

  • Q&A: Andy Johnson, College Pitcher who had Tommy John Surgery (Part 1)
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 9/17/2012 -  1
    Last month, I stumbled across (and posted about) the Pitcher's Duel blog, written by two college students / baseball fans, one a college pitcher at Bradley University named Andy Johnson who

  • Free Agent Bargain: Jeremy Affeldt
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 10/27/2008 -  10
    40s? What kind of contracts will older-but-still-effective guys like Randy Johnson and Jamie Moyer get? But every year, there's always a guy signs as something of an afterthought and turns

  • Inside Jeremy Guthrie's Sneaker Vault
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 3/19/2013 -  3
    Jeremy Guthrie has an actual vault where he keeps his sneakers. He keeps his money in a shoebox.

  • Jeremy Blachman's 10 Bold Predictions
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 3/5/2012 -  18
    Darvish will set a career high in U.S. Games Played. 4. Wade Davis will step up to be the best pitcher in the Rays' rotation, making people forget about David Price, Matt Moore, and Jeremy

  • Jeremy Giambi: "I Purposely Slowed Down"
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 7/17/2014 -  9
    Breaking News -- following Adam Wainwright's comment that he grooved the pitch Derek Jeter hit for a double at this week's All-Star Game, Jeremy Giambi revealed that he purposely slowed down back

  • Jeremy Blachman's 10 Bold Predictions for 2013
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 3/26/2013 -  15
    to re-create his magical rookie season and give the Angels one more year of pre-arbitration eligibility. 4. Jeremy Hefner: National League Cy Young Award winner, and heir to the Playboy fortune. 5

  • All-Presidents All-Time Team
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 2/20/2012 -  18
    In honor of President's Day: C: Gary Carter 1B: Ike Davis 2B/MGR: Davey Johnson SS: Elliot Johnson 3B: Charlie Hayes OF: Shoeless Joe Jackson OF: Reggie Jackson OF: Joe Carter DH

  • Mega-Post about the Nationals' Playoff Chances
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 9/24/2013 -  12
    Is it the '86 Mets fan in me that roots for the Nationals entirely because of Davey Johnson? Is it Strasburg? Harper? Is it the fact that they seemed to be building a perpetual contender

  • Strangest Spring Training Tweets
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 2/12/2013 -  4
    Spring training = clean shaven and lots of baby powder. Johnson and Johnson's stock just went up.— Tony Maccani (@TMaccani) February 12, 2013 Let him have his spring trainingwithout his

  • Totally Unfair Statistic
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 8/13/2013 -  6
    Last Friday, MLB.com highlighted Dan Haren as the thirteenth pitcher to beat all 30 MLB teams, joining Al Leiter, Randy Johnson, Barry Zito, A.J. Burnett, Kevin Brown, Terry Mulholland, Curt

  • Rany on my Breakfast
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 9/10/2013 -  2
    breakfasts -- challah french toast, smoked salmon on a bagel, Davey Johnson Flakes -- aren't always available when you need them, and may not always be the right fit for any given individual

  • The Vioxx VORP Award
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 4/14/2014 -  3
    brand was acquired by Johnson & Johnson, which deemphasized the promotion... [in 2010] Rolaids were recalled, “following an investigation of consumer reports of an unusual moldy, musty, or mildewlike

  • End of Year Fantasy Chat
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 10/8/2012 -  3
    Q: Mike Moustakas: Did he hit 20 home runs? A: Yes. Exactly. Q: Who do you think led the league in saves? A: Jim Johnson. Hold me to it. Q: Adam Dunn: Good bounce-back candidate

  • Throwing Out Tonight's First Pitch...
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 5/29/2013 -  6
    the third first pitch tonight is a man dressed as Senators legend Walter Johnson. We're not sure why, but he showed up, holding a knife, said he was a Walter Johnson impersonator, and we figured we should

  • Fantasy MLB Coach Mock Draft
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 1/29/2014 -  6
    ROUND 1 1. Mark McGwire, LAD 2. Alan Trammell, ARI 3. Dennis Martinez, HOU 4. Andy Van Slyke, SEA 5. Chili Davis, OAK 6. Don Baylor, LAA 7. Howard Johnson, SEA 8. Terry Steinbach, MIN 9

  • FanGraphs-
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 2/13/2012 -  10
    with random posts from the FanGraphs archives, as well as images of Randy Johnson replacing all actors and actresses on any adult websites you happen to accidentally visit. (Moral of this post: check out

  • 2012 All-Injured Team
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 1/3/2012 -  23
    a pretty nice season last year. OF: Lance Berkman. SP: Johan Santana SP: Josh Johnson SP: Chris Carpenter SP: Freddy Garcia SP: Chris Capuano. Really just throwing darts

  • "Great Players Don't Need a Psychiatrist"
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 6/25/2012 -  2
    with torn ligaments. Great players don't need orthopedic surgeons. I didn't see Walter Johnson talking with any orthopedic surgeon, Christy Mathewson, Satchel Paige, any of those guys. I

  • (Some of the) Best Baseball Writing of the 2012 Season
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 10/17/2012 -  14
    Calligraphy to the Dugout John Allemang / The Globe and Mail / July 15, 2012 Nationals Manager Davey Johnson is in the midst of one of his best seasons Thomas Boswell / The Washington Post / July 18

  • MLB Summer TV Preview
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 5/27/2014 -  6
    attention to himself and staying out of David Wright's way? Then you'll want to DVR every episode of LAMAR! Lamar Johnson, an instructor in the Mets' system since 2005, just brought up to the big leagues

  • A Post That Is Unexpectedly About Sid Fernandez.
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 10/20/2014 -  3
    in Brooklyn. The Mets were the people's team. I feel like the Mets squandered so much fan goodwill over the past 25 years. Those mid-80s Mets were fun to watch. Davey Johnson's Mets were really easy

  • Fantasy Mailbag: Rejected Questions
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 10/31/2011 -  10
    is too many? Q: I drafted the Pittsburgh Pirates defense this past season and really got burned. With Chris Johnson as my running back and third baseman, who should I focus on at QB/C? Q: My

  • My NotGraphantasy Team
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 6/4/2013 -  4
    Night. SUPPLEMENTARY ROUND 1: Joe Maddon, MGR Who else could possibly manage this team, except maybe Davey Johnson? SUPPLEMENTARY ROUND 2: Steve Phillips, GM Okay, clearly this was a mistake

  • 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: 8/22/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/22/2017 -  0
    Today's chat was very heavy on the Rhys Hoskins. Here's the transcript. 4:01Brad Johnson: Howdy folks. Let's get started, shall we?4:01JD15: With Darvish and Salazar (didn’t see that until 10 mins

  • 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 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 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: 6/5/2018
    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: 3/27/2018
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 3/27/2018 -  8
    Here's today's chat transcript in which I only answered 1/10th of the Scott Kingery questions. 3:51Brad Johnson: And we roll.3:51PaulSporer: Why do I hate Rhys Hoskins so much?3:51Brad Johnson

  • 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: 9/12/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/12/2017 -  1
    Here's the transcript from today's chat. 4:00 Brad Johnson: Hey folks 4:01 Brad Johnson: Let's talk about some baseball 4:01

  • 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 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 RotoGraphs Chat – 8/23/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/23/2016 -  0
    ). phelps, samardzija, or yordano for decent production until stras is back? 12:30 Brad Johnson: As long as you can stream, I'd go start by start rather than picking one guy

  • 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 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 RotoGraphs Chat - 5/10
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/10/2016 -  0
    1:44 Brad Johnson: Ahoy there. Let's get this shindig started 1:45 JD: Hi Brad, should I drop any of Gausman, Conley, Roark for Rodon in a 10-teamer H2H redraft? I

  • 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 FanGraphs Chat - 11/3/16
    in FanGraphs by Brad Johnson - 11/3/2016 -  2
    Today's chat transcript is now available. Topics include Game 7, Mike Trout trades, and when/how to rebuild. 12:00Brad Johnson: Good afternoon folks. For those wondering where Eno is...well he

  • 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 RotoGraphs Chat - 8/2/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/2/2016 -  0
    Here's today's transcript. We should have more trade deadlines to stir the pot. 1:45 Brad Johnson: Hey folks, let's get rolling. Why don't we talk about some real baseball trades

  • 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 RotoGraphs Chat - 7/19/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/19/2016 -  1
    The results of today's chat! 1:42Brad Johnson: Howdy folks, let's get this under way1:42Brad Johnson: I briefly considered using only plagiarized responses for this chat, but that seemed like

  • Brad Johnson Baseball Chat: 8/29/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/29/2017 -  0
    Here is today's transcript in which the chatters discovered my non-baseball interests. 4:00 Brad Johnson: Ahoy there! 4:00 Jim: Hi Brad

  • 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 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 12/19/2017
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 12/19/2017 -  0
    Here's today's chat transcript. Some Phillies spare outfielder talk mixed in with the usual range of dynasty questions. 2:45Brad Johnson: Hey folks, let's get started once I spam twitter a little2

  • Brad Johnson RotoGraphs Chat – 4/26/16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/26/2016 -  0
    ? 1:45 Brad Johnson: I do think they'll recover, but the damage is already done. You'll need to get lucky streaming high end relievers to make up for it 1:45 Dr

  • 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

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  • The Daily Grind: One Word To Bring Them
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  • Jeremy Guthrie Bucks the Trend
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    a 2.50 ERA, 9.50 K/9, and 1.5 BB/9. Don't count on seeing it. Also consider: Joe Ross, Brian Johnson, Nate Karns, Brett Anderson, Jeremy Hellickson, Vincent Velasquez Pitchers to Exploit: Poor Matt

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    : Look to Phil Hughes. Make him prove he's a starting pitcher. Neither Jake Odorizzi nor Jeremy Guthrie are particularly impressive in my eyes. Neither pitcher is bound to implode, but they'll

  • The Daily Grind: 4-9-14
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    it. The two hitter friendly stadiums in this tier - Coors Field and Fenway - combine to have three exploitable pitchers. In Colorado, Juan Nicasio hosts Erik Johnson. In Boston, Robbie Ross has

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    changeup. He has a tough matchup against the Orioles. Also consider: Jeremy Hellickson Pitchers to Exploit: This John Danks versus Kyle Ryan game promises boredom. Both soft-tossing lefties

  • The Daily Grind: Reader Leagues, Boyd, Straily
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    , Tommy Milone, Jeremy Guthrie Hitters (power): The Orioles have a couple freely available righties against John Danks. Nolan Arenado and Steve Pearce both have the platoon advantage against one

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    batters over that period too. There's no evidence of an injury, but there's a chance the Braves offense will see a pitcher who is less than 100 percent. Jeremy Guthrie usually isn't a great option

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  • The Daily Grind: Eovaldi, Holland, Johnson, Jaso
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    . And speaking of good stacks, Erik Johnson draws the Rangers matchup in Texas. My last stack pick is the A's against Brad Peacock. I could go deeper - Roberto Hernandez is in Denver today

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    a decent pitcher. The Rays stack is fantastic tonight against Erik Johnson in Chicago. The weather conditions aren't perfect, but they're good enough for some long balls. The Brewers also have

  • The Daily Grind: 4-26-14 - Presented by FanDuel
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    suggest to stack Tigers anyway. Late: Nine games in the late column. If the Orioles game isn't interrupted by rain, you can run Royals righties against Wei-Yin Chen and Orioles lefties against Jeremy

  • The Daily Grind: 5-5-14 - Presented by FanDuel
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    be a short start even if it's effective. Hitters (power): Seth Smith draws a hittable pitcher in Jeremy Guthrie. The Royals may let Danny Valencia and Justin Maxwell out of the barn against lefty

  • The Daily Grind: 6-5-14 - Present by FanDuel
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    to make this a dodgy day for these two pitchers. The Angels can probably get to Andre Rienzo. He's fine for the back of a rotation, but he's not going to have too many strong outings. Jeremy

  • The Daily Grind: 7-26-14 - Presented by FanDuel
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    Chicagoan is worth using. Jeremy Hellickson was shaky for most of the 2013 season, and he was shaky in his 2014 debut. Who wants to bet he'll be shaky again with the Red Sox across the way. Rapid

  • The Daily Grind: 7-31-14 - Presented by FanDuel
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  • The Daily Grind: Travis, Norris, Davis
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    to exploit. Also consider: Matt Andriese, David Buchanan, Trevor May, Scott Feldman, Jeremy Hellickson, Eddie Butler Hitters (power): Mark Canha has earned additional playing time from

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  • The Daily Grind: Assets, Locke, Turner
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    , Jeremy Hellickson 3. GB / FB Splits The following hitters are recommended based on the works of Shane Tourtellotte and Dan Fansworth. They show ground ball hitters perform better against fly

  • The Daily Grind: Eaton, Buehrle, Cravy
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    has been cold against right-handed pitchers so maybe he'll survive. Also consider: Eddie Butler, Ervin Santana, Nathan Eovaldi, Jeremy Guthrie, Keyvius Sampson, Ryan Vogelsong Hitters (power

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    , J.A. Happ, Joe Kelly, Jeremy Guthrie, Keyvius Sampson, Matt Cain, Daniel Norris, Jorge de la Rosa, Nate Karns, Jered Weaver Hitters (power): Even Joe Mauer can hit a home run at Yankee Stadium

  • The Daily Grind: Happ, Koehler, Porcello, Napoli
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    Stadium. The situation is ripe for a strong outing on the cheap. Stack Targets: Rusin, Tyler Cravy, Matt Wisler, Keyvius Sampson, Harang, Jeremy Guthrie, Sean Nolin, Henry Owens, Matt Moore, Martin

  • The Daily Grind: Owens, Peavy, Gutierrez
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    a 3.21 ERA and 3.73 FIP in 98 innings. The Rockies offer an easy matchup with a good chance for a victory. Also consider: Marco Estrada, Luis Severino, Erik Johnson, Kyle Hendricks, Roenis Elias

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for August 26
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  • The Daily Grind: Weekend Update
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    or euphoric Phillies offense. The Fightin's popped 17 runs yesterday including 12 in the first inning. However, they were opposed by recently recalled Jeremy Guthrie. Strasburg should carve them up

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    of the 10 arms could be the best of the bunch. It should be an interesting contest. Pick your hitters than use whichever pitcher fits. Stack Targets: Jeremy Hellickson, Edinson Volquez, Lisalverto Bonilla

  • The Daily Grind: Players' Weekend Cometh
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  • The Daily Grind: Martinezes Unite!
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  • The Daily Grind: Bartold, Kershanked, Plus a Major Trade
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  • The Daily Grind: Thinnest Thursday
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    too. Stack Targets: Jeremy Hellickson, Eric Skoglund, Jason Vargas, Fiers, Jaime Garcia, Julio Teheran You could use any of these guys. Because that's just the kind of slate this is. Main

  • The Daily Grind: Thin Thursday Overlay
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  • The Daily Grind: Skip The Aces
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    at Kauffman Stadium. Either side of Joe Musgrove ($12,900) at Shane Bieber ($16,100) looks playable to me. Jeremy Hellickson makes short starts and has a tough opponent. For $12,200, he's a solid value. Last

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  • The Daily Grind: Posey, Whitley, Napoli
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  • The Daily Grind: de la Rosa, Anderson, Norris
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  • The Daily Grind: Rain, Matz, Masterson
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    , Jeff Locke, Jeremy Guthrie, Kyle Kendrick, Odrisamer Despaigne Hitters (power): Good news! Ike Davis will face Jeremy Guthrie. The Royals starter is atrocious against left-handed hitters

  • The Daily Grind: A's Closer, Anderson, Harrison, Gennett
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    . That lets him keep his BABIP below the league average. He hasn't shown strikeout ability in the majors, but I think he could touch 8.00 K/9...someday. Also consider: Bartolo Colon, Jeremy

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for July 28
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    franchises looking for a bargain closer. The Mariners would be wise to shop Cishek as a cheaper option than Wade Davis or David Robertson and a better alternative than Jeremy Jeffress or Jeanmar Gomez

  • The Royals: Curiouser and Curiouser
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    runs by about six percent. In other words, there is some cause for optimism. He rejoins a rotation that is fronted by Shields, Jeremy Guthrie, and Vargas. Chen will compete with some combination

  • The Rays Need Their Depth Early
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    sample. He needs to add strikeouts to be a fantasy hero. Jeremy Jeffress has trouble staying on the mound. He's been around forever but has failed to establish himself. This is his fifth try

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    on the ground in agony because they're covered with flames. The Indians home park is friendly to left-handed hitters only. I like their odds against Jeremy Guthrie and those lefties are free to slug

  • The Daily Grind: 5-15-14
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    , but Jeremy Guthrie is hittable for everyone. The Rockies face left-hander Eric Stults. Release the kraken, aka Troy Tulowitzki. Dodgers righties should enjoy facing Wade Miley. Unfortunately, you

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  • The Daily Grind: NotGraphs, Peralta, Greene
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    plate appearances as a result. Stack Targets: Chris Heston, Jeremy Hellickson, Aaron Harang, Scott Feldman 3. Tomorrow's Targets - Greene, Sabathia, Vargas, Bourn Pitchers to Start: Finally

  • The Daily Grind: Pelfrey, Hammel, Lobstein, O'Sullivan
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/11/2015 -  4
    of those guys. Unfortunately, he'll be pitching at Coors Field. As you're probably aware, pitch movement is hindered by altitude. Often, the result is a case of gopheritis. Stack Targets: Jeremy

  • The Daily Grind: Zim's Picks, Williams, Morales
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/14/2015 -  11
    that the players listed will actually be playing and that the weather is cooperative. Stack Targets: Miguel Gonzalez, Matt Andriese, Nick Martinez, Kendall Graveman, Brad Peacock, David Huff, Jeremy

  • The Daily Grind: Milone, Montero, Reddick
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/27/2015 -  11
    alternative when a guy is pitching as badly as Detwiler. Also consider: Clay Buchholz, Jeremy Guthrie, Chris Tillman, Chase Whitley, Kyle Lohse, David Phelps, Jeff Locke, Travis Wood, Mike Pelfrey, Jered

  • The Daily Grind: Duduno, Gonzalez, Danks
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/1/2015 -  10
    -handed hitters. Need I say more? Also consider: Wade Miley, Ricky Nolasco, Eric Stults, Jason Marquis, Jorge de la Rosa, Jeremy Hellickson Hitters (power): Derek Norris has big ol' platoon splits

  • The Daily Grind: Anderson, Rodon, Plouffe
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/8/2015 -  1
    Jeremy Hellickson, Jered Weaver, Eddie Butler, Taijuan Walker 3. Tomorrow's Targets - Rodon, Chen, Plouffe, Lagares Pitchers to Start: Tomorrow is a solid day for streaming. Carlos Rodon is the most

  • The Daily Grind: Ross, Shoemaker, Baker
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/13/2015 -  0
    Targets: Colby Lewis, Sean O'Sullivan, Mike Montgomery, Jeremy Guthrie, Tyler Lyons, David Hale, Mat Latos, CC Sabathia, Bud Norris, Mike Leake, Allan Webster, Ryan Vogelsong, Kendall Graveman 2. GB

  • The Daily Grind: Salazar, Lyons, Jungmann
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/18/2015 -  3
    , Allen Webster, Mat Latos, CC Sabathia, Bartolo Colon, R.A. Dickey, Mike Leake, Jeremy Guthrie, Ryan Vogelsong, Michael Montgomery, Anthony Ranaudo 3. GB / FB Splits The following hitters

  • The Daily Grind: Josh Smith, Nova, Peralta
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/23/2015 -  0
    , Jon Niese, Mike Fiers, Chase Anderson, Kyle Kendrick, Jeremy Guthrie, Odrisamer Despaigne 3. GB / FB Splits The following hitters are recommended based on the works of Shane Tourtellotte

  • The Daily Grind: Niese, Gibson, Nicolino, Brown
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/10/2015 -  3
    . At the very least, he'll be BABIP dependent. Also consider: Chris Rusin, Williams Perez, Carlos Rodon, Yordano Ventura, Jeff Locke, David Buchanan, Jeremy Hellickson, Colin Rea, Michael Lorenzen

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for May 12
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/12/2016 -  4
    mph fastball and an elite curve. His lack of a third pitch limited his ability to work deep into games. Also consider: Brandon Finnegan, Jeremy Hellickson, Steven Wright, Junior Guerra, Nick

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for May 13
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/13/2016 -  8
    . I wanted to recommend Jeremy Hellickson and Junior Guerra as risky GPP picks. SaberSim ranks them third and fourth tonight. Of course, Sale is the top dog with Rich Hill filling the second seat

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for May 17
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/17/2016 -  5
    usage has led to more strikeouts for Jeremy Hellickson. He's also been homer prone for the fifth straight season. Streaming his is a high risk affair with Giancarlo Stanton on the other side

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for May 24
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/24/2016 -  1
    , high upside plays. Price has looked fine in four of his last five outings while Strasburg's rolled over everybody. A couple veterans offer cheaper alternatives with a solid upside. Jeremy

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for September 29
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/29/2016 -  0
    , Christian Friedrich, Marcus Stroman, Julio Urias, and Jeremy Hellickson. Stack Targets: Rob Zastryzny, Gibson, Josh Collmenter, Henry Owens 3. SaberSim Observations Reyes, Urias, Cueto, Quintana

  • Mocking Backwards
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 1/20/2017 -  12
    196 Logan Forsythe 213 Matt Moore 220 Addison Reed yes 237 Jason Heyward 243 Eric Thames yes 260 Adam Wainwright 267 Jeremy Hellickson  

  • The Daily Grind: My Plan To Avoid Cespedes Bombs
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/14/2017 -  4
    year. He'll face the A's. I'm not a big Julio Teheran fan. People try to talk him up as some kind of stud when he's really just Jeremy Hellickson with a longer track record. They have their uses

  • The Daily Grind: Evidence of an Enjoyable Changeup
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/21/2017 -  12
    bandwagon are Tanner Roark, Jose Quintana, Jeremy Hellickson, and Bartolo Colon. Roark has to overcome deGrom to earn a victory. Strangely, Quintana has struggled with command after a masterful WBC

  • The Daily Grind: Weekend Update
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/7/2017 -  0
    , R.A. Dickey, Tyler Chatwood, Jeremy Hellickson Late Slate: The five game late slate runs at 4:00pm ET. Not that late after all. Jon Lester hosting the NY Bombermen may be the top pitcher

  • The Daily Grind: Holy Devers
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/19/2017 -  5
    Norris, R.A. Dickey, Jeremy Hellickson, Tyler Anderson, Ricky Nolasco, Lisalverto Bonilla, Bauer 4. Hitters to Use Jonathan Lucroy has hit well lately, and he's opposed by a currently mediocre

  • The Daily Grind: A Plague of Slams
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/4/2017 -  2
    $7,100 which is at least $1,000 more than he should cost today. Stack Targets: Tyler Pill, David Holmberg, Vance Worley, Braden Shipley, Eric Skoglund, Trevor Williams, Garrett, Jeremy Hellickson

  • The Daily Grind: Day of Duds
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/2/2017 -  2
    Chatwood, Vance Worley, Robert Stephenson, Ariel Miranda, Jake Thompson, Matt Moore, Daniel Gossett, Jeremy Hellickson, Julio Teheran, A.J. Cole, Trevor Bauer 4. SaberSim Says... Looking at only

  • The Daily Grind: A Sale on Klubots
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/8/2017 -  7
    Sabathia, J.A. Happ, Parker Bridwell, Julio Teheran, Jeremy Hellickson 4. SaberSim Says... SaberSim says Sale, Kluber, Quintana, Keuchel, and... Happ? I sure don't know about that last pick. Happ

  • The Daily Grind: Everyday Hustling
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/31/2017 -  7
    , but sometimes they'll go wild too. Stack Targets: Ben Lively, Odrisamer Despaigne, Newcomb, Jeremy Hellickson 4. SaberSim Says... deGrom, Bumgarner, Gonzalez, McHugh, and Greinke are the top rated

  • The Daily Grind: Obi Juan Soto
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/22/2018 -  7
    enough strikeout potential to be a solid contrarian pick, but I'd feel a lot better if he cost $2,000 less. It's not like Tyler Chatwood ($12,700) is going to roll over. Jeremy Hellickson ($15,400

  • The Daily Grind: Good-Not-Great
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/29/2018 -  5
    support shouldn't be an issue with Marco Estrada on the bumb. I like both ends of this Dylan Bundy ($18,600) versus Jeremy Hellickson ($16,000) "rivalry" game. Bundy is capable of posting double

  • The Daily Grind: Rich Bounties
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/10/2018 -  0
    , but he should receive plenty of run support against the Marlins at the House Jeffrey Loria Built. Marcus Stroman ($13,700) and Jeremy Hellickson ($13,200) also tickle my fancy. Not a euphemism, I

  • The Daily Grind: More Deadline Deals, Salazar, Nola
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/31/2015 -  7
    - expect closer to 7.50 K/9 over the remainder of the season. Jeremy Hellickson made an adjustment earlier in the season and has pitched well since that point. His strikeout rate has improved

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/4/2016 -  6
    are Jeremy Hellickson and Raisel Iglesias. They both have a roughly even chance to earn a win while throwing six innings with six strikeouts. I'm convinced Hellickson is better than most believe. He

  • Fantasy Busts and Opportunities: AL West
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 1/17/2017 -  22
    to demote him. Or they may choose to eschew traditional bullpen roles entirely. Behind Dyson lurks Matt Bush, Jeremy Jeffress, and Keone Kela. The system is also loaded with hard throwers who could

  • 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

  • The Rays Rotation
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 2/18/2014 -  2
    ceiling of the group. In case of injury, I have to think he's one of the first choices. For fantasy purposes, he looks like a waiver starter with a low strikeout and walk rate. Don't Forget Jeremy

  • Relievers Who Have SP-Eligibility in Yahoo
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 2/28/2014 -  16
    leagues. There's breakout potential here. Some Other Names Sans Comment Brandon Maurer Justin Grimm Jeremy Bonderman Tom Koehler Mike Kickham Brett Anderson (I assume he starts or enlists

  • The Daily Grind: 5-6-14 - Presented by FanDuel
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/6/2014 -  24
    there are a couple lefties who could benefit from some quality time against Jeremy Guthrie. And Petco is actually friendly to lefty hitters. 3. Wednesday Watch The A's and Mariners have a doubleheader

  • The Daily Grind: 5-16-14 - Presented by FanDuel
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/16/2014 -  9
    McAllister, but Progressive Field is a good place for the lefty yaya. The Pirates have some lefties too and a short porch to target at Yankee Stadium XXI. They're opposed by David Phelps. Jeremy

  • The Daily Grind: 6-12-14 - Presented by FanDuel
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/12/2014 -  3
    the prospect of Adam Eaton leading off against Jeremy Guthrie. That smells of a multi-hit game. 4. Table The table below indicates which stadiums have the best conditions for hitters today

  • The Daily Grind: 6-18-14 - Presented by FanDuel
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/18/2014 -  0
    -handed starters, despite lacking a platoon advantage. Jeremy Guthrie qualifies as mediocre with his 4.04 ERA and 4.90 FIP. Kyle Gibson has pitched better lately, which is why his ERA is down to 3.55.

  • The Daily Grind: 7-7-14 - Presented by FanDuel
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/7/2014 -  6
    will be substantially worse in the majors. This is a high risk, high reward play. He's opposed by undefeated pitcher TBA. Pitchers to Exploit: Jeremy Hellickson makes his first start of the season tomorrow. I like

  • The Daily Grind: 7-8-14 - Presented by FanDuel
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/8/2014 -  0
    the Monster against John Danks in the latest Battle of the Sox. The Royals will face Jeremy Hellickson in his first start of the season. His rehab assignment was somewhat less than fantastic

  • The Daily Grind: 7-25-14 - Presented by FanDuel
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/25/2014 -  0
    could also try shorting Jeff Locke. I like him a lot this season, but I worry about most pitchers unfamiliar with Coors Field. Jeremy Hellickson survived his return from the disabled list

  • The Daily Grind: 8-5-14 - Presented by FanDuel
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/5/2014 -  1
    lousy peripherals and fly ball tendencies make that unlikely. Jeremy Hellickson has yet to finish five frames this season. A matchup against the A's is not going to help him get there. The next

  • The Daily Grind: 8-23-14 - Presented by FanDuel
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/23/2014 -  0
    the ball on the ground (53 percent). Jeremy Hellickson has pitched well since coming off the disabled list, but I'm not sure I can expect good things against a powerful Blue Jays lineup

  • The Daily Grind: Zunino, Hahn, Gentry
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/7/2015 -  3
    , Jeremy Hellickson Hitters (power): Perhaps I'm missing an obvious target (it is early in the season), but power bats look pretty rare tomorrow. Adam Lind is 38 percent owned on Yahoo, which means he

  • The Daily Grind: Iglesias, ARod, Greene
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/13/2015 -  10
    Wojciechowski, Jeremy Hellickson Hitters (power): Jonathan Schoop is a guy I'm watching closely this season. I'm not convinced he's a 12 team mixed asset yet, but he has the necessary upside. He's

  • The Daily Grind: Eovaldi, Iglesias, Davis, Phillips
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/12/2015 -  18
    consider: Wade Miley, Jeremy Hellickson, Ricky Nolasco, Eric Stults, Jose Quintana Hitters (power): Khris Davis is a part of an underperforming Brewers lineup. He's a guy I've targeted in multiple

  • The Daily Grind: Hutchison, Anderson, Weaver, Blanks
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/14/2015 -  8
    systems expect something in the 4.10 to 4.40 ERA range. He's not an automatic stacking target. Stack Targets: Mike Pelfrey, Ross Detwiler, Jeremy Guthrie, Travis Wood, Erasmo Ramirez, Joe Kelly, Roenis

  • The Daily Grind: McCullers, Hutchison, Crisp
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/18/2015 -  4
    Miley, Erasmo Ramirez, Jeremy Hellickson, Chad Bettis Hitters (power): Justin Bour broke up a no-hitter after 26 outs yesterday. The Marlins are still trying to get Michael Morse going

  • The Daily Grind: Strasburg, Wright, Castillo
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/23/2015 -  5
    Walker, Erasmo Ramirez, Wade Miley, Tim Hudson, Chad Bettis, Jeremy Hellickson, Chris Capuano Hitters (power): You've probably already missed your chance to roster Rusney Castillo, but I wanted

  • The Daily Grind: Ross, Happ, Tomas
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/25/2015 -  6
    downgrade. Perhaps Austin Hedges can help. Stack Targets: Jeremy Guthrie, Nathan Eovaldi, Eddie Butler, Jason Marquis, Severino Gonzalez, Kyle Lohse, Tanner Roark, Phil Klein, Shaun Marcum, David Phelps

  • The Daily Grind: Anibal, Chi Chi, Ruf
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/29/2015 -  14
    Ramirez, Jeremy Hellickson, Kyle Lohse, Wade Miley, Williams Perez Hitters (power): Streaming assets can often be found on bad teams with good matchups. Such is the case with the Phillies against de

  • The Daily Grind: Jimenez, Hand, Murphy
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/1/2015 -  7
    against Hand. Also consider: Jorge de la Rosa, Marco Estrada, Sean O'Sullivan, Kendall Graveman, Rick Porcello, Colby Lewis, Jeremy Guthrie, CC Sabathia Hitters (power): David Murphy is a sneaky

  • The Daily Grind: E-Rod, Porcello, Taylor
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/2/2015 -  13
    recommend building your ideal lineup and then choosing a pitcher who fits. Stack Targets: Sean O'Sullivan, Kendall Graveman, Brad Hand, Colby Lewis, Jeremy Guthrie, Tyler Cravy, David Hale, Josh Collmenter

  • The Daily Grind, Erasmo, Perez, Grichuk
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/4/2015 -  6
    , Shane Greene, Chen, Milone, Wright, Jeremy Hellickson, Ramirez, Roenis Elias 3. GB / FB Splits The following hitters are recommended based on the works of Shane Tourtellotte and Dan Fansworth

  • The Daily Grind: Fading, Wada, Bour
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/5/2015 -  6
    , Jon Niese, Jeremy Hellickson, J.A. Happ 3. GB / FB Splits The following hitters are recommended based on the works of Shane Tourtellotte and Dan Fansworth. They show ground ball hitters perform

  • The Daily Grind: Hutchison, Hendricks, Deshields
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/6/2015 -  3
    , Jeremy Guthrie, Mike Montgomery, Jose Urena, Kyle Kendrick Hitters (power): Let's talk about Maikel Franco's second attempt at the majors. On the surface, it looks like he's doing fine with a .241

  • The Daily Grind: More Correa, Rodon, Velazquez, Rusney
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/9/2015 -  13
    Bettis, Rick Porcello, Kyle Lohse, Shane Greene, Jeremy Hellickson Hitters (power): Rusney Castillo is hitting .245/.260/.306 on the season. Most of the owners who so patiently waited for him

  • The Daily Grind: L/R Splits, Happ, Chi Chi
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/10/2015 -  7
    are the best locations. Stack Targets: Brett Anderson, Jeremy Hellickson, Jose Quintana, Jered Weaver, Taijuan Walker, Shane Greene, Kyle Lohse, Wei-Yin Chen, Rick Porcello 3. GB / FB Splits

  • The Daily Grind: The King, Ross, Reimold
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/12/2015 -  9
    he'll be rusty? When he landed on the disabled list, he had a 6.12 ERA and a 3.46 FIP. Also consider: Sean O'Sullivan, Colby Lewis, Jeremy Guthrie, David Hale, CC Sabathia, Bud Norris, Josh

  • The Daily Grind: Clayton Giancarlo, Hutch, Tucker
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/17/2015 -  3
    , CC Sabathia, Jeremy Guthrie, Ryan Vogelsong, Mike Montgomery, Colby Lewis Hitters (power): Preston Tucker is a solid upside play with some power and acceptable contact skills. More importantly

  • The Daily Grind: Walker, Cody Anderson, Reynolds
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/20/2015 -  7
    this season is mighty encouraging. Keep an eye on him. Also consider: Charlie Morton, Vincent Velasquez, Jeremy Hellickson, Brett Anderson Pitchers to Exploit: Adam Morgan was once

  • The Daily Grind: Aces, Moore, Miley
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/1/2015 -  1
    bandwagon since 2011. I can't find any word about his velocity while on rehab. I should have just gone to watch... Also consider: Kevin Gausman, Matt Boyd, Jaime Garcia, Jeremy Hellickson Pitchers

  • The Daily Grind: Keeper Nonsense, Sanchez, Hutch, Ethier
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/8/2015 -  24
    , Jake Peavy, CC Sabathia, Michael Lorenzen, Rick Porcello, Dan Straily, Matt Harrison, Danks, Jeremy Guthrie, Matt Shoemaker, Chris Rusin, Adam Morgan 4. Tomorrow's Targets - Anderson, Holmberg

  • The Daily Grind: Second Half, Danks, Koehler, Paulsen
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/17/2015 -  3
    pitcher, you have options. Also consider: R.A. Dickey, Jeremy Guthrie, Chad Billingsley, Chris Tillman, Manny Banuelos, Colby Lewis, Scott Feldman, Bartolo Colon, Jake Peavy, Chase Anderson, Rick

  • The Daily Grind: Franco, Erasmo, Gray
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/18/2015 -  2
    opposed by the Braves. Stack Targets: Phil Hughes, Rick Porcello, Chad Bettis, Chase Anderson, Jake Peavy, Bartolo Colon, Colby Lewis, Scott Feldman, Manny Banuelos, Fister, Jeremy Guthrie 3

  • The Daily Grind: Ottoneu Conundrum, Godley, Tillman
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/23/2015 -  15
    and Carlos Gomez. Additionally, Adam Lind, Gerardo Parra, and Scooter Gennett will have the platoon advantage. Stack Targets: Dickey, Doug Fister, Bartolo Colon, Jeremy Guthrie, Wade Miley 3. GB / FB

  • The Daily Grind: Trade Talks, Tropeano, Happ
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/24/2015 -  26
    . He's opposed by Colby Lewis. I anticipate anywhere from six to 16 points for Tropeano tonight. Stack Targets: Jeff Locke, Justin Verlander, Rick Porcello, Ian Thomas, Jeremy Guthrie, Anthony

  • The Daily Grind: Syndergaard, Corbin, Verlander?
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/28/2015 -  7
    Koehler Pitchers to Exploit: Also consider: Jeremy Guthrie, Justin Verlander?, Eddie Butler, Manny Banuelos, Jerome Williams, Rick Porcello, Bartolo Colon, Colby Lewis Hitters (power): Also

  • The Daily Grind: Lester, Nelson, Adonis
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/29/2015 -  15
    Liriano, Chris Archer, or Jon Lester. Lester has the best matchup, and he costs the least. Ervin Santana is a viable choice against Liriano and the Pirates. I'd avoid Justin Verlander, Jeremy Guthrie

  • The Daily Grind: DL, Heaney, Ray, Bourn
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/7/2015 -  4
    want to push him down the depth chart heading into next season. Also consider: Ivan Nova, Martin Perez, Yohan Flande, Wade Miley, Alfredo Simon, Jeremy Guthrie, Mike Foltynewicz, Keyvius Sampson

  • The Daily Grind: Thor, Flande, Adonis, Miller
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/8/2015 -  8
    . Stack Targets: Matt Cain, Martin Perez, Eddie Butler, Wade Miley, Alfredo Simon, Jeremy Guthrie, Wily Peralta, Mike Foltynewicz, Keyvius Sampson, Adam Morgan 2. GB / FB Splits The following

  • The Daily Grind: True Innings, Aces, Hicks
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/11/2015 -  1
    a quick hook with their starters. Maybe you should just make room for an ace. Stack Targets: Hector Santiago, Yordano Ventura, Jeremy Hellickson, Jeff Locke, Carlos Rodon, Perez, Michael Lorenzen

  • The Daily Grind: Utley, Strasburg, Ray, Jennings
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/13/2015 -  8
    , Nathan Eovaldi, Trevor Bauer, Jeremy Guthrie, Keyvius Sampson, Mat Latos, Vogelsong 3. GB / FB Splits The following hitters are recommended based on the works of Shane Tourtellotte and Dan Fansworth

  • The Daily Grind: Ross, Duffy, Duffey
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/19/2015 -  12
    . It's risky. Besides, he'll have to defeat a superior pitcher in Syndergaard. Stack Targets: Ervin Santana, Michael Montgomery, Adam Morgan, Joe Kelly, Jeremy Guthrie, Keyvius Sampson, Matt Cain

  • The Daily Grind: Eickhoff, Severino, Uribe, Ichiro
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/21/2015 -  4
    Ventura, Jeremy Hellickson, Anthony DeSclafani, Aaron Harang, Justin Nicolino, Jon Niese, Chris Rusin Hitters (power): It's easy to forget about Juan Uribe. The utility fielder has a date

  • The Daily Grind: Steals, Eickhoff, Tomlin, Gutierrez
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/19/2015 -  0
    , Jeremy Hellickson, Pitchers to Exploit: Rich Hill was fantastic in his Red Sox debut. He struck out 10 batters with one walk and one hit over seven innings. That came against a Rays team that usually

  • Phillies Playing Time Battles: Pitchers
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 1/19/2016 -  4
    with the two guys who are locks for a role. Jeremy Hellickson and Charlie Morton are the staff veterans. Hellickson is a solid mid-rotation rebound gamble. After a tough start to his tenure in Arizona, he

  • My Favorite Closer Sleepers - NL Edition
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 3/17/2016 -  20
    homer prone - especially with a bandbox for a home. Initially, he'll probably only help you in strikeouts and holds. As such, he's a better guy to watch than stash. Jeremy Jeffress The Brewers

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for April 5
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/5/2016 -  6
    and Quintana. The position player landscape is strewn with massive bargains. Yesterday, I said Jeremy Hellickson could throw six innings with six strikeouts. He did just that while allowing one

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for April 12
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/12/2016 -  6
    consider: Brandon Drury, Chase Utley, Yasmani Grandal, Ben Paulsen, Scooter Gennett, Jeremy Hazelbaker, Mike Napoli, Ryan Howard, Odubel Herrera, Seth Smith, C.J. Cron, Jed Lowrie, Wilmer Flores

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streamers, and More for April 13
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/13/2016 -  20
    . Hernandez isn't a bomber, but he does have a career .246 ISO versus southpaws (only 128 PA). Also consider: Howie Kendrick, Trayce Thompson, Jake Lamb, Ben Paulsen, Aaron Hill, Jeremy Hazelbaker, Joe

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for April 19
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/19/2016 -  4
    with a Randy Choate or Jorge Lopez. Also consider: Melvin Upton, David Freese, Joe Mauer, Chris Heisey, Chase Utley, Jed Lowrie, Jeremy Hazelbaker, Ben Paulsen Hitters (speed): Jonathan Villar

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for April 21
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/21/2016 -  0
    -fueled high average and OBP. Coors Field, aka the Fountain of Power, could temporarily restore the old Utley. Also consider: Jeremy Hazelbaker, Seth Smith, Adam Lind, Brandon Drury, Mark Reynolds

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for April 22
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/22/2016 -  6
    is still very real. Also consider: Franklin Gutierrez, C.J. Cron, Jeremy Hazelbaker, Brandon Moss, Jake Lamb, Chase Utley, Javier Baez, Scooter Gennett, Mark Canha, Khris Davis, Jed Lowrie Hitters

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for April 25
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 4/25/2016 -  11
    an exploitable lefty at Coors Field. He's only seven percent owned on Yahoo. Also consider: Chase Utley, Franklin Gutierrez, Brandon Moss, Jeremy Hazelbaker, Jake Lamb, Ben Paulsen, Joe Mauer, Chris Coghlan

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for May 2
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/2/2016 -  7
    recommend trying Jeremy Hellickson. The matchup could take a hard right turn into the dumpster. The Cardinals offense is difficult to navigate with so many quality, non-elite hitters. The Phillies

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for May 6
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/6/2016 -  5
    he'll rise to the occasion with AT&T Park on his side. Also consider: Jesse Hahn, Nate Karns, Jeremy Hellickson, Bartolo Colon Pitchers to Exploit: I've been playing it cautiously because

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for May 7
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/7/2016 -  0
    Weaver. Then again, the Rays are exactly the sort of team that doesn't have enough discipline to handle Weaver. Stack Targets: Brandon Finnegan, Tom Koehler, Jeremy Hellickson, Shelby Miller, Ervin

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for May 14
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/14/2016 -  7
    a similar start to their season in 2015. They didn't let a few wins scare them away from making rebuilding moves. For the Phillies, that means eventual swaps of Jeremy Hellickson, David Hernandez

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for May 18
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/18/2016 -  9
    runs. I hope it's not the latter - I'm starting him in ottoneu. Behind door number four is Jeremy Hellickson. He's your bargain of the early shift. Hellickson only have two good starts in his last six

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for June 3
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/3/2016 -  3
    . Also consider: Junior Guerra, Jeremy Hellickson, Nick Tropeano, Ervin Santana, Bartolo Colon, Ian Kennedy, Josh Tomlin, Chad Bettis Pitchers to Exploit: The Mariners have a cohort of lefty

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for June 4
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/4/2016 -  0
    use. Jason Hammel, Junior Guerra, and Jeremy Hellickson are the third to fifth ranked pitchers. Kershaw and Strasburg are first and second. Kershaw is projected for over 20 more FanDuel points than

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for June 24
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/24/2016 -  2
    him to be homer prone going forward. A matchup against the Twins should help him get back on track. Beware, they do have a few decent left-handed power bats. Also consider: Mike Fiers, Jeremy

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for June 25
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/25/2016 -  0
    viable options tonight. I wouldn't mess with the cheap guys. Stack Targets: Chris Young, Dillon Overton, Jhoulys Chacin, Jeff Locke, Jeremy Hellickson, Mike Leake, A.J. Griffin 4. SaberSim

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for June 30
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/30/2016 -  1
    Eovaldi is his opponent - the Padres. They can't hit righties. Also consider: Ian Kennedy, Jeremy Hellickson, Ervin Santana, Kevin Gausman Pitchers to Exploit: I recently read that the Marlins

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and Wage Talk for July 1
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/1/2016 -  17
    the potential to shut them down. However, the median projection includes four runs of support for Fulmer. Also consider Johnny Cueto, Jason Hammel, Ian Kennedy, and Jeremy Hellickson. Stack Targets

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for July 5
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/5/2016 -  2
    . Also consider: Jeremy Hellickson Pitchers to Exploit: A contest for most replacement level pitcher would obviously be won by Justin Nicolino. It is the stated goal of every replacement level

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for July 6
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/6/2016 -  4
    easily outscore deGrom. Jeremy Hellickson draws a pretty terrible Braves lineup. Hellickson generally posts solid-average performances with the occasional gem and stinker. He's a smart pick for cash

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for July 19
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/19/2016 -  1
    inning dumpster fire to 14 strikeout gem. Pineda is best suited to H2H or desperate roto owners. Also consider: Anthony DeSclafani, Wei-Yin Chen, Jeremy Hellickson Pitchers to Exploit: Although I'm

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for July 20
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/20/2016 -  0
    innings and 12 strikeouts or 12 outs (aka four innings) and six runs. Either side of Wei-Yin Chen or Jeremy Hellickson is worth a stab. They both have a roughly 45 FD point ceiling. New Bud Norris

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for July 29
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/29/2016 -  5
    with a high strikeout total. Also consider: Jake Peavy, Jameson Taillon, Jeremy Hellickson, Bartolo Colon Pitchers to Exploit: Dillon Overton is a soft-tossing, fly ball lefty with a home run

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for July 30
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 7/30/2016 -  3
    power bats, but only a couple of them are left-handed. Jeremy Hellickson is visiting Julio Teheran in the Battle of the Trade Bait. Either pitcher could be scratched for a trade. Given the offenses

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for August 10
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/10/2016 -  2
    there. 3. Daily DFS  Yesterday's Grind Early: Three games are early. None of the pitchers are flat out terrible with Gio Gonzalez, Jeremy Hellickson, Scott Kazmir, Josh Tomlin, and Jeff

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for August 19
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/19/2016 -  1
    . Also consider: Bartolo Colon, A.J. Griffin, Jeremy Hellickson, Chad Kuhl, David Phelps, Hector Santiago, Robbie Ray Pitchers to Exploit: Luis Cessa has good minor league numbers and a 95 mph

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for August 20
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/20/2016 -  0
    Fiers 4. SaberSim Observations Sure enough, Scherzer, Ray, Felix Hernandez, Sale, and Ian Kennedy top the charts. You'll fine Phelps, Weaver, and Jeremy Hellickson just below the top five

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for August 27
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 8/27/2016 -  12
    forget to do any hitting. Other pitchers of interest include Michael Fulmer, Blake Snell, Jameson Taillon, Jeremy Hellickson, Mike Foltynewicz, and Alex Reyes. It's tempting to tab Reyes based

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for September 6
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/6/2016 -  3
    10 strikeouts. Also consider: Jharel Cotton, Mike Leake, Jeremy Hellickson, Mike Montgomery Pitchers to Exploit: I never really understood Alex Meyer the Prospect. Sure, he throws pretty hard

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for September 7
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/7/2016 -  5
    offensive components are left-handed. Jeremy Hellickson is pitching the dream. He should cruise to an easy win against crappy Andrew Cashner. Then again, the Phillies offense will need to score a few

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for September 12
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/12/2016 -  2
    includes Jeremy Hellickson. The righty is a couple weeks with Ray Searage away from turning into a true stud. He has the stuff, he just need to put that fastball in his back pocket more often. Part

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for September 16
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/16/2016 -  10
    have a doubleheader tomorrow. Plan accordingly. Pitchers to Start: If you need seven-ish solid innings, Jeremy Hellickson is usually a solid play - especially if you can take quality starts instead

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for September 22
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/22/2016 -  6
    , but there's also a ton of reward. If you need everything, Gray is your pick. Also consider: Francisco Liriano, Jameson Taillon, Jeremy Hellickson, Steven Matz, Zach Davies, James Paxton Pitchers to Exploit

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for September 23
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/23/2016 -  2
    , it's a good day for mid-tier pitchers like Jon Gray, Anthony DeSclafani, Jeremy Hellickson, Zach Davies, James Paxton, and Jameson Taillon. After his 16 strikeout KFC Masterpiece last week, Gray

  • The Daily Grind: DFS, Streaming, and More for September 28
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 9/28/2016 -  4
    , Marcus Stroman, Jeremy Hellickson, Danny Duffy, Alex Reyes, Dan Straily, Chris Archer, Julio Urias, Ariel Miranda, Kendall Graveman, Jon Gray Pitchers to Exploit: With so many can-use pitchers

  • A Rapid Review of Bullpen Volatility
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 2/10/2017 -  2
    skill set is better leveraged in a flexible role. Besides, Matt Bush is a better pitcher with traditional closer stuff. The club also has Jeremy Jeffress who does all the same things as Dyson. So a move

  • The Daily Grind: Raking in the Garden
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/2/2017 -  4
    aren't actually bad. Stack Targets: Asher, Trevor Cahill, Mat Latos, Wily Peralta, Tyler Glasnow, Mike Fiers, Scott Feldman, R.A. Dickey, Tyler Chatwood, Alex Cobb, Edinson Volquez, Jeremy

  • The Daily Grind: Back to Basics
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 5/24/2017 -  6
    Gaviglio, Martin Perez, Robert Gsellman, Daniel Norris, Jason Hammel, Tyler Chatwood, Jeremy Hellickson, Matt Moore, Ricky Nolasco, Julio Teheran 4. Hitters to Use Evan Gattis plus a bunch of other

  • 2016 End of Season Rankings: Relief Pitchers
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 12/19/2016 -  18
    ) ($2.90) $3.70 $1.80 32 Wade LeBlanc 62 ($3.00) ($1.10) ($1.10) $0.20 ($4.30) ($9.20) $10.00 $1.80 33 Jeremy Jeffress 58 ($3.60) $4.60 $1.90 ($1.10) ($4.80) ($3.10) $3.70

  • The Daily Grind: Liriano, May, Desclafani
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 6/3/2015 -  15
    an ignominious -65 point outing. Greene is still a solid pitcher. However, that kind of outing could signal a much bigger problem. Also consider: Wei-Yin Chen, Jeremy Hellickson, Roenis Elias

  • Way Too Early Rankings: Outfield
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 11/22/2016 -  29
    Patterson Ichiro Suzuki Ryan Kalish Ryan Rua Steven Moya Hernan Iribarren Guillermo Heredia Jeremy Hazelbaker Brandon Snyder Chris Heisey Brandon

  • Way Too Early Rankings: Starting Pitcher
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 12/7/2016 -  41
    Harvey 35 J.A. Happ 36 Julio Teheran 37 James Paxton 38 Aaron Nola 39 Matt Shoemaker 40 Robbie Ray 41 John Lackey 42 Jeremy Hellickson 43 Dallas

  • Fantasy Busts and Opportunities: NL West
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 1/27/2017 -  14
    and Jeremy Hazelbaker are also floating around the back end of the roster. Either could snatch the fifth outfielder job. The current rotation lists Pat Corbin as the sixth starter. He was terrible last

  • Stars and Scrubs and Keepers
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 3/20/2017 -  27
    Clayton Kershaw $43 1B Justin Bour $1 SP Max Scherzer $39 1B Tommy Joseph $1 SP Chris Sale $39 1B Greg Bird $1 SP Jeremy Hellickson $1 1B/2B/3B Matt Carpenter

  • The Pitcher Who Did the Most With the Least
    in FanGraphs by Brad Johnson - 2/17/2014 -  35
    that year, so he's off the list. Garrett Olson never found success at the major league level. He's out. The same goes for Jeremy Sowers, Brian Tallet, Brandon Backe, and Micah Owings. Jeff Suppan

  • 2016 End of Season Rankings: Starting Pitchers
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 12/6/2016 -  1
    Dan Straily 191 $3.00 -$1.60 -$3.30 -$1.30 $1.90 -$1.20 $10.00 $9.80 38 Jeremy Hellickson 189 $1.80 -$1.60 -$2.90 -$0.10 $1.50 -$1.30 $10.00 $9.70 39 Jason Hammel 166

  • 2016 End of Season Rankings: Outfield
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 11/21/2016 -  1
    104 Ryan Rua 99 269 8 40 22 9 0.258 -8.1 105 Brock Holt 94 324 7 45 34 4 0.255 -8.6 106 Blake Swihart 19 74 0 9 5 0 0.258 -8.8 107 Jeremy Hazelbaker 114

  • Orioles Trade Jeremy Guthrie For...Huh?
    in FanGraphs by Steve Slowinski - 2/6/2012 -  44
    This is a trade that just doesn't make sense to me: The Rockies and Orioles are nearing an agreement that would send starter Jeremy Guthrie to Colorado, most likely for pitchers Jason Hammel

  • A NotGraphs Fireside Chat with Jeremy Blachman
    in NotGraphs by Patrick Dubuque - 4/19/2013 -  2
    baseball from the way we craft meaning about it, and perhaps about ourselves from our need to do so. All Fireside Chats are rated TLDR. Today's guest is Jeremy Blachman, who you may be familiar

  • 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

  • Jeremy Hellickson Angers the Luck Dragons
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 5/23/2013 -  14
    In his first two full seasons with the Rays, Jeremy Hellickson has perplexed the saber-nerds. How does a guy who has posted pretty weak strikeout rates, walked more batters per nine than the league

  • Jeremy Sowers to Triple-A (Punless Version)
    in FanGraphs by R.J. Anderson - 3/31/2010 -  6
    Jeremy Sowers passed through waivers untouched. This is unsurprising. In 400 (exactly 400) Major League innings as a starter, Sowers has an xFIP over 5 and a contact rate near 88%. His high-80s

  • Jeremy Hellickson and Re-Defining BABIP
    in FanGraphs by Steve Slowinski - 3/15/2012 -  138
    BABIP to Jeremy Hellickson. Not only did he mention a sabermetric statistic to a player, but he brought one up that makes Hellickson look bad: "Yea, I just got lucky on the mound," Jeremy Hellickson

  • Jeremy Guthrie as Baltimore's Bright Spot
    in FanGraphs by Matt Klaassen - 9/17/2010 -  21
    , Jeremy Guthrie (3.74 ERA over 190 innings so far) might seem to be a "bright spot" in this otherwise wasted season. If you're reading this, you probably know that ERA is not considered to be a first

  • Jeremy Hellickson is Throwing Us a Curve
    in RotoGraphs by Al Melchior - 5/22/2018 -  1
    For much of his career, Jeremy Hellickson has been a fantasy afterthought, but in the midst of his ninth season, he is getting some owners to take notice. He is owned in a majority of the leagues

  • 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

  • Totally Unaltered Tweet: Jeremy Jeffress Trade
    in NotGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 11/8/2012 -  11
    Right-hander Jeremy Jeffress was traded Thursday from Kansas City to Toronto. What follows is an entirely and in-no-way altered tweet concerning his (i.e. Jeffress's) contract status (click

  • Jeremy Hellickson: Now Slightly More Interesting
    in FanGraphs by August Fagerstrom - 7/28/2016 -  8
    -- but if they're there, you pay attention. It's understandable to not find Jeremy Hellickson too exciting. Over the course of his career, he's been about the definition of average. Oh, Hellickson once

  • Should You Put Stock in Jeremy Guthrie's Rebound?
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Petriello - 11/21/2012 -  1
    Here’s a quick recap of the whirlwind last 12 months or so of Jeremy Guthrie’s life, and you tell me which of these items seems to jump out at you the most: 1) After five years with the Orioles

  • Diamondbacks Decide to Find Out What Jeremy Hellickson Is
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 11/18/2014 -  11
    Over his first full season, back in 2011, Jeremy Hellickson ran a mediocre 115 FIP-. It wasn't a particularly awful mark for a rookie, but that doesn't suggest the kind of talent you build around

  • Jeremy Jeffress and Using Spin Rate to Get Better
    in FanGraphs by Eno Sarris - 2/14/2017 -  5
    . Still, as Jeremy Jeffress may have found, it can provide a window into betterment. The year-to-year stickiness of spin rate is insane. The r-squared between this year's spin rate and next year's

  • Royals Celebrate Mediocrity, Sign Jeremy Guthrie
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/20/2012 -  84
    of the Royals agreeing to give Jeremy Guthrie a three year contract, today is not the day that I get to write something positive about a Dayton Moore transaction. Let's just start with Guthrie. He turns 34

  • Did Jeremy Hellickson Really Improve This Year?
    in FanGraphs by Eno Sarris - 11/15/2016 -  1
    Around this time in 2015, right-hander Jeremy Hellickson had just completed a three-year stretch during which he recorded a cumulative ERA near five and experienced some injury troubles to boot

  • Jeremy Hellickson is Spotting His Change-Up
    in RotoGraphs by Alex Chamberlain - 6/21/2016 -  0
    is the capacity to admit he is wrong. I was wrong. About Jeremy Hellickson, specifically. In late April, I pegged Hellickson as someone who would regress in his strikeout rate (K%) based on his

  • So You're Starting Jeremy Guthrie In The ALCS
    in FanGraphs by Mike Petriello - 10/14/2014 -  34
    , he's going with Jeremy Guthrie, who hasn't pitched since Sept. 26, a full 17 days of rest. Though he's 35 years old, Guthrie has never thrown a pitch in a postseason game, so the often-seen

  • Jeremy Barfield on Returning from Oblivion (Not as a Pitcher)
    in FanGraphs by David Laurila - 6/8/2017 -  2
    Jeremy Barfield pitched on the final day of May. He did so effectively, but only out of necessity. The 28-year-old outfielder’s current club, the Double-A Portland Sea Dogs, had run out of available

  • 2012 Pod Pitcher Projections: Jeremy Hellickson
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 2/6/2012 -  6
    Today I continue on with the Pod pitcher projections, this time with AL Rookie of the Year winner, Jeremy Hellickson. I have written a lot about Hellickson over the off-season, all with similar

  • Jeremy Sowers: From Flawed Southpaw to MBA Ray
    in FanGraphs by David Laurila - 5/6/2016 -  1
    Jeremy Sowers doesn’t turn 33 until later this month. He’s young enough that he could still be pitching. Having succumbed to shoulder woes and ineffectiveness, he’s instead embarking on a new career

  • 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

  • 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

  • A Small Randy Johnson Retrospective
    in FanGraphs by Dave Allen - 1/6/2010 -  43
    As you have surely heard, Randy Johnson announced his retirement last night. Matthew took the first look at this, noting that he retires as someone who could be a three-win pitcher next year. Here

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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