MLB

Josh Johnson #55 - SP

San Diego

  • Age: 30
  • DOB: 1984/01/31
  • POB: Minneapolis, MN
  • Height: 6-7 Weight: 245lbs
  • Bats/Throws: L/R
  • MLB Seasons: 9
  • Drafted by Florida in 2002 (4th round).
  • Current Status: Forearm injury, 60-day DL, 60-day DL

Scouting Report

AssetsHas a strong arsenal of slider, changeup and mid-90's fastball. He also has intimidating size on the mound and good makeup. Can rack up innings and strikeouts.
FlawsInjuries are an issue here. Can get into trouble when he loses focus, which can lead to location issues and fat pitches to hit when forced to give into batters.
Career potentialQuality starter, when healthy.

Honours and Awards

2010Named to the All-Star Game
2009Named to the All-Star Game

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/04/25Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (forearm injury).
2014/03/29Forearm injury, 15-day DL.
2013/11/19Signed as a free agent by the San Diego Padres to a one-year contract.
2013/10/31Missed the last 49 regular season games (right forearm injury).
2013/10/31Filed for free agency.
2013/09/03Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (right forearm injury).
2013/08/13Right forearm injury, 15-day DL (retroactive to August 7th, 2013).
2013/06/04Missed 34 games (triceps injury).
2013/05/02Triceps injury, 15-day DL (retroactive to April 29th, 2013).
2013/04/26Triceps injury, day-to-day.
2012/11/19Acquired from the Miami Marlins.
2012/10/03Missed the last 3 regular season games (hamstring).
2012/10/01Hamstring, day-to-day.
2011/10/31Missed the last 122 regular season games (right shoulder inflammation).
2011/06/14Right shoulder inflammation, 60-day DL (retroactive to May 17th, 2011).
2011/05/21Right shoulder inflammation, 15-day DL (retroactive to May 17th, 2011).
2010/10/03Missed the last 23 regular season games (right shoulder injury).
2010/09/10Right shoulder injury, day-to-day.
2010/01/14Re-signed by the Florida Marlins to a four-year contract.
2009/09/29Missed 6 games (illness).
2009/09/27Illness, day-to-day.
2008/12/19Re-signed by the Florida Marlins to a one-year contract.
2008/07/10Missed 91 games (elbow surgery).
2008/03/29Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (elbow surgery).
2008/03/24Elbow surgery, 15-day DL.
2008/02/22Re-signed by the Florida Marlins to a one-year contract.
2007/10/01Missed the last 77 regular season games (forearm injury).
2007/08/10Transferred from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL (forearm injury).
2007/07/05Forearm injury, 15-day DL.
2007/06/18Missed 70 games (biceps injury).
2007/03/31Biceps injury, 15-day DL.
2007/03/02Re-signed by the Florida Marlins to a one-year contract.
2006/09/21Right forearm injury, day-to-day.
2006/02/23Re-signed by the Florida Marlins to a one-year contract.
2005/09/07Contract purchased from Carolina (AA).

Trades

2013/11/19Signed as a free agent by the San Diego Padres.
2012/11/19Toronto Blue Jays traded Yunel Escobar, Adeiny Hechavarria, Henderson Alvarez, Jeff Mathis, Jake Marisnick, Justin Nicolino and Anthony DeSclafani to the Miami Marlins for Jose Reyes, Josh Johnson, Mark Buehrle, John Buck, Emilio Bonifacio and cash.
2002/06/04Drafted by the Florida Marlins in the 4th round in 2002.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGSWLSVCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKWHIPERA
2013TorontoAL16162800081.110564561530831.666.20
2013BuffaloAAA22010008.29660461.506.23
2013DunedinA11000003.03110051.003.00
2012MiamiNL3131814000191.1180848114651651.283.81
2011FloridaNL993100060.1391311220560.981.64
2010FloridaNL2828116010183.215551477481861.112.30
2009FloridaNL3333155020209.0184777514581911.163.23
2008FloridaNL14147101087.1913635727771.353.61
2008CarolinaAA331100019.0229703141.323.32
2008JupiterA11000005.16331221.505.06
2008GreensboroA11010005.08220071.603.60
2007FloridaNL440300015.2261713112142.437.47
2007CarolinaAA220000010.18220591.261.74
2007JupiterA330000011.192100130.790.79
2006FloridaNL3124127000157.0136635414681331.303.10
2005FloridaNL410000012.11155010101.703.65
2005CarolinaAA2626124010139.213967604501131.353.87
2004JupiterA2322512010114.112463434471031.503.38
2003GreensboroA17174700082.1694433529591.193.61
2002JamestownA20020008.01515110752.7512.38
2002GCL MarlinsR432000015.083103110.730.60
TotalMLB1701605845040998.0927410377743389151.273.40
TotalAL16162800081.110564561530831.666.20
TotalNL1541445637040916.2822346321593088321.233.15
TotalAAA22010008.29660461.506.23
TotalAA3131135010169.016978694581361.343.67
TotalA4845922010229.12341309410851941.393.69
TotalR432000015.083103110.730.60

Legend:

GP - games played
GS - games started
W - wins
L - losses
SV - saves
CG - complete games
SHO - shutouts
IP - innings pitched
H - hits
R - runs
ER - earned runs
HR - homeruns
BB - walks or base on balls
K - strikouts
WHIP - walks and hits per inning pitched
ERA - earned runs avverage


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