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Fantasy Articles Featuring Jim Johnson

Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Jim Johnson's name.

Mound Musings: Quantum Leap

Brad Johnson time travels to mid 2018 to study National League pitchers who he believes will be the top performers of that season. Topping this futuristic list is New York Met Noah Syndergaard.

Fantasy Baseball Injury Report: Uphill Battle for Harvey

Pitcher Matt Harvey will have season-ending surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome, and Jeff Stotts explains that though Harvey’s injury is in a favorable spot, he'll face major challenges upon his return in the spring.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Fresh off the All-Star break, Jan Levine gets into his National League waiver options for this week, which includes several big-name players -- like Dee Gordon and A.J. Pollock -- returning from lengthy absences sooner rather than later.

Regan's Rumblings: Thoughts and Predictions

Dave Regan randomly rumbles about some scenarios on his mind heading into the second half of the season, including the Braves potentially trading their closer and setup man.

The Wheelhouse: The Pursuit of Saves

Chasing saves on the waiver wire can be costly, but is it necessary? Derek VanRiper takes a look back at 2015 to see where the saves came from as roles changed during the season.

Pitching 3D: Changing Hands

Doug Thorburn examines some of the role changes that have already occurred less than a week into the season.

NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week

Jan Levine looks over the winners of spring job battles for roster-worthy buys, and sees a lot of moving parts in Arizona due to A.J. Pollock's latest injury

Spring Training Job Battles: Countdown to Opening Day

Clay Link checks in on all the major positional battles from around Major League Baseball. Is Aaron Sanchez a lock to make the rotation?

Regan's Rumblings: 12 Intriguing Late-Round Fliers

David Regan finds players with good upside who likely will be available late in most drafts, like Tampa Bay pitcher Erasmo Ramirez.

Team Previews: NL East

Can Yoenis Cespedes power the Mets to another division crown? RotoWire's Erik Siegrist tackles all five teams in the NL East.

Collette Calls: NL Closers in Waiting

We all know about Jeurys Familia, but Jason Collette tells fantasy owners who they should also be focused on in the Mets' bullpen, and on every NL team.

Wednesday Lineup Card: Back, Back, Back, Gone

Back injuries have been keeping some of the game's premier hitters -- including Miguel Cabrera, Adam Jones and Ryan Braun -- out of the lineup in the season's final weeks.

Friday Lineup Card: Don't Worry Dodger Fans!

Mound Musings: Going to the Bullpen

Brad Johnson on changing relief situations and how bullpens are setting up for the stretch drive.

Mound Musings: New Faces in New Places

Brad Johnson continues his examination of the trade deadline deals and how David Price and the rest will fare in their new homes.

NL FAAB Factor: A Cespedes for the Rest of Us

Jan Levine reviews this week's FAAB bids, which are choke full of fallout from the trade deadline, including the arrival of Yoenis Cespedes in Queens.

Regan's Rumblings: Trade Deadline Winners and Losers

Erik Siegrist looks at the fallout from the trade deadline and players who will see their fantasy stock rise, and those who will see it fall, like Drew Storen.

Friday Lineup Card: Trade Deadline Closer Carousel

Wednesday Lineup Card: Closer Carousel

Tuesday Lineup Card: Tulo-ronto

After a decade in Colorado, Troy Tulowitzki was stunningly moved to a new home late Monday night, as he'll join the Blue Jays' star-studded lineup

Monday Lineup Card: Nat Nearing a Return

Ryan Zimmerman is Monday's Recommended Pickup as he nears a return from the DL to the Nationals' lineup.

Tuesday Lineup Card: Cheer Rios

Alex Rios's 2015 season has been characterized by injury and disappointment, but there's light at the end of the tunnel.

Mound Musings: Back to the Future

Brad Johnson's review of the arms at this year's Futures Game, including Houston's Mark Appel, who continues to be something of an enigma.

NL FAAB Factor: New Closer in Atlanta

Jason Grilli is done for the season. Will Jim Johnson start pitching in the ninth in Atlanta? RotoWire's Jan Levine is back with this week's edition of the NL FAAB Factor.

Regan's Rumblings: A Bullpen Walk-Through

David Regan offers up a status report on the closer situations for all 30 teams, including the woeful Reds who might be tempted to deal Aroldis Chapman.

Collette Calls: Managing Second-Half Expectations

Jason Collette looks at recent history to find some realistic projections for fantasy categories in the second half. For example, how many home runs should you expect from a player in the second half?

Monday Lineup Card: Red Byrd Return

Monday's Recommended Pickup is a 37-year-old outfielder who returned from a broken wrist much earlier than expected.

Regan's Rumblings: A Look at the 30 Closer Situations

David Regan reviews each team's closer situation this week, including a look at what to make of the Marlins now that Steve Cishek has been jettisoned from the role.

Mound Musings: You Can Do Better!

Brad Johnson has words of encouragement for Chris Sale and some other some big-time arms.

Wednesday Lineup Card: Bradley Almost Back from Head Injury