RotoWire Partners

Baseball Draft Kit: Endgame Odyssey

Brad Johnson

Brad Johnson

For more than 25 years, pitching guru Brad "Bogfella" Johnson has provided insightful evaluation and analysis of pitchers to a wide variety of fantasy baseball websites, webcasts and radio broadcasts. He joined RotoWire in 2011 with his popular Bogfella's Notebook.

A version of this article will appear in the RotoWire Fantasy Baseball Guide 2014 that was recently published. Look for more from Brad throughout the year in his weekly column Mound Musings.

Thirty years. It's hard to imagine, but I have been analyzing pitching for over thirty years. Perhaps even more hard to imagine, I'm not sure I have ever seen the endgame scenario as muddled as it appears to be heading into the 2014 season. There was a time, when virtually all of the closer jobs were set in stone well before spring training. There might have been a couple of injuries to sort through, and maybe a free agent or two would shuffle the roles in a couple of cities, but most teams had the picture well in focus. Not today.

Yes, barring injury, and that seems to be an increasingly critical concern, a guy like Craig Kimbrel will be the guy in Atlanta, and Jonathan Papelbon, despite a sharp d

You've reached the end of our free article preview.
See below to find out how you can read the full version of this article.

Subscribe to RotoWire now and you'll be reading the full version of this article in minutes.

At RotoWire, we give our subscribers everything. That means not only will you be able to read this article, you'll be able to read ALL our articles.

Plus, you'll get all of these great benefits:

➤ Amazing draft kits.  ➤ Full stat projections.
➤ Exclusive cheat sheets.  ➤ Customizable rankings.
➤ Instant news updates.  ➤ Free multi-sport access.
➤ Private expert Q&A.  ➤ And much more!

Get Access To RotoWire Now

Already Registered? Login Now

If you already have a RotoWire account, please login below with your username and password.



Forgot your password?
Click here to have your user info emailed to you.

Questions? Need Assistance?
Talk to a live person toll free at (888) 201-3057.