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2019 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 34)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB DRC+ WARP
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Birth Date10-1-1984
Height6' 3"
Weight225 lbs
Age35 years, 0 months, 20 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
-0.52015
-0.82016
2017
2018
-0.32019
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA H 2B 3B HR BB SO HBP SB CS AVG OBP SLG DRC+ DRAA BRR FRAA BWARP
2009 HOU 24 11 23 2 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 .091 .130 .091 56 -1.2 0.1 -0.8 -0.1
2010 HOU 25 94 362 105 22 2 11 15 91 2 3 0 .308 .337 .481 94 -2.0 -0.7 -11.1 -0.2
2011 HOU 26 107 405 95 21 3 7 16 97 7 2 2 .251 .291 .378 72 -12.2 -1.1 -10.6 -1.2
2012 ARI 27 44 160 42 7 2 7 8 40 1 1 0 .286 .321 .503 101 0.3 -2.6 -4.3 -0.2
2012 HOU 27 92 368 95 21 3 8 23 92 3 4 1 .279 .329 .428 100 0.2 -1.0 -9.9 0.0
2013 ATL 28 142 547 165 34 0 12 29 116 2 0 0 .321 .358 .457 114 9.3 2.3 -3.9 2.5
2014 ATL 29 153 611 153 27 0 10 23 159 2 6 0 .263 .292 .361 80 -13.2 -0.3 -22.2 -2.0
2015 ATL 30 56 162 36 7 0 2 7 49 1 2 1 .235 .272 .320 68 -5.4 -0.8 -0.1 -0.3
2015 CLE 30 27 93 26 4 0 1 3 25 0 0 0 .289 .312 .367 70 -2.9 0.1 -0.4 -0.2
2016 MIA 31 113 264 54 11 0 5 19 78 1 0 0 .222 .281 .329 71 -8.6 -0.9 -2.0 -0.8
Career8392995773154106314475319184.275.313.40489-35.7-4.9-65.2-2.5

Statistics for All Levels

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YEAR Team Lg LG G PA oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ DRC+ DRC+ SD FRAA BRR DRAA BWARP
2006 TCV A- NYP 60 239 .000 .000 .000 .247 0.0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 LEX A SAL 64 277 .263 .341 .398 .276 107 -2.2 8.3 0.5 90 0 -2.6 -0.7 -2.6 0.3
2007 SLM A+ CRL 60 240 .261 .335 .391 .299 101 -3.8 8.2 0.7 90 0 0.3 -1.3 -2.5 0.5
2008 CCH AA TXS 84 358 .270 .346 .410 .368 91 18.1 10.6 1.4 131 0 11.1 -3.6 4.3 2.4
2008 ROU AAA PCL 30 107 .277 .346 .447 .280 97 -8 3.3 0.4 34 0 0.3 -1.1 -9.2 -0.6
2009 HOU MLB NL 11 23 .277 .343 .425 .125 96 -4.3 0.7 0.1 56 14 -0.8 0.1 -1.2 -0.1
2009 LNC A+ CLF 4 17 .292 .367 .467 .538 117 2 0.5 0.1 149 0 0.9 0.2 0.9 0.3
2009 ROU AAA PCL 104 412 .267 .334 .406 .338 88 9.1 11.8 1.6 103 0 -4.5 -0.8 2.7 1.1
2010 HOU MLB NL 94 362 .258 .320 .402 .387 92 13.3 10.0 1.4 94 9 -11.1 -0.7 -2.0 -0.2
2010 ROU AAA PCL 38 163 .283 .350 .446 .347 99 12.1 5.0 0.6 128 0 -4.5 -0.1 6.1 0.7
2011 HOU MLB NL 107 405 .256 .315 .399 .317 101 -5.5 10.9 1.5 72 11 -10.6 -1.1 -12.2 -1.2
2011 OKL AAA PCL 21 94 .297 .362 .460 .346 102 2.7 2.9 0.4 110 0 -2.5 -0.5 1.5 0.2
2012 ARI MLB NL 44 160 .251 .313 .396 .340 101 3.3 4.4 0.6 101 11 -4.3 -2.6 0.3 -0.2
2012 HOU MLB NL 92 368 .257 .318 .409 .360 99 1 10.1 1 100 11 -9.9 -1.0 0.2 0.0
2013 ATL MLB NL 142 547 .254 .317 .394 .394 99 12.8 14.4 1 114 9 -3.9 2.3 9.3 2.5
2014 ATL MLB NL 153 611 .248 .307 .379 .345 96 -13.6 15.8 2.1 80 10 -22.2 -0.3 -13.2 -2.0
2015 ATL MLB NL 56 162 .255 .312 .398 .330 95 -5.1 4.4 -0.9 68 10 -0.1 -0.8 -5.4 -0.3
2015 CLE MLB AL 27 93 .251 .316 .401 .391 109 -2.7 2.5 -1.3 70 10 -0.4 0.1 -2.9 -0.2
2015 AKR AA EAS 2 7 .226 .307 .323 .200 86 -1.5 0.2 -0.1 46 0 0.0 0.1 -0.5 0.0
2015 GWN AAA INT 1 1 .258 .333 .351 .000 89 -0.3 0.0 0 82 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2016 MIA MLB NL 113 264 .254 .320 .410 .306 89 -10.9 7.5 -3.5 71 8 -2.0 -0.9 -8.6 -0.8
2017 ABE A- NYP 7 27 .219 .292 .285 .250 90 -0.2 0.7 -0.1 97 0 0.1 -0.1 -0.1 0.1
2017 NOR AAA INT 62 264 .242 .306 .377 .389 91 5.6 7.8 -2.2 140 0 -4.7 0.7 10.9 1.2

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team lvl LG PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO SF SH
2006 TCV A- NYP 239 222 18 47 7 1 1 59 29 11 35 7 3 .212 .255 .266 .054 0 0
2007 LEX A SAL 277 255 37 66 14 0 8 104 44 17 38 3 4 .259 .307 .408 .149 1 1
2007 SLM A+ CRL 240 224 24 59 11 0 6 88 38 8 41 1 0 .263 .298 .393 .129 0 0
2008 ROU AAA PCL 107 101 10 22 2 1 1 29 9 5 25 0 0 .218 .255 .287 .069 0 0
2008 CCH AA TXS 358 330 43 107 24 0 12 167 58 20 61 5 0 .324 .367 .506 .182 1 1
2009 LNC A+ CLF 17 16 5 7 5 0 0 12 6 1 3 0 0 .438 .471 .750 .313 0 0
2009 HOU MLB NL 23 22 1 2 0 0 0 2 1 1 6 0 0 .091 .130 .091 .000 0 0
2009 ROU AAA PCL 412 384 48 108 20 5 13 177 42 21 90 2 1 .281 .325 .461 .180 0 0
2010 HOU MLB NL 362 341 40 105 22 2 11 164 52 15 91 3 0 .308 .337 .481 .173 4 0
2010 ROU AAA PCL 163 149 26 49 10 1 8 85 33 9 23 0 0 .329 .371 .570 .242 0 0
2011 HOU MLB NL 405 378 32 95 21 3 7 143 42 16 97 2 2 .251 .291 .378 .127 4 0
2011 OKL AAA PCL 94 81 18 22 7 0 4 41 15 10 25 1 1 .272 .372 .506 .235 0 0
2012 ARI MLB NL 160 147 12 42 7 2 7 74 35 8 40 1 0 .286 .321 .503 .218 3 1
2012 HOU MLB NL 368 341 36 95 21 3 8 146 41 23 92 4 1 .279 .329 .428 .150 1 0
2013 ATL MLB NL 547 514 54 165 34 0 12 235 68 29 116 0 0 .321 .358 .457 .136 2 0
2014 ATL MLB NL 611 582 43 153 27 0 10 210 58 23 159 6 0 .263 .292 .361 .098 2
2015 CLE MLB AL 93 90 6 26 4 0 1 33 7 3 25 0 0 .289 .312 .367 .078 0 0
2015 ATL MLB NL 162 153 12 36 7 0 2 49 11 7 49 2 1 .235 .272 .320 .085 1 0
2015 GWN AAA INT 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
2015 AKR AA EAS 7 7 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .000 0 0
2016 MIA MLB NL 264 243 20 54 11 0 5 80 24 19 78 0 0 .222 .281 .329 .107 0 1
2017 ABE A- NYP 27 22 2 4 0 0 1 7 1 5 9 0 0 .182 .333 .318 .136 0 0
2017 NOR AAA INT 264 249 32 75 17 2 10 126 36 11 75 1 0 .301 .330 .506 .205 3 0

Plate Discipline

YEAR Pits Zone% Swing% Contact% Z-Swing% O-Swing% Z-Contact% O-Contact% SwStr% CSAA
2009 98 0.4898 0.4796 0.7872 0.5625 0.4000 0.9259 0.6000 0.2128 -0.0015
2010 1298 0.4831 0.5616 0.6831 0.7145 0.4188 0.8304 0.4484 0.3169 -0.0021
2011 1483 0.5165 0.5455 0.7614 0.6789 0.4031 0.8673 0.5709 0.2386 0.0033
2012 2109 0.4998 0.4979 0.7457 0.6385 0.3573 0.8588 0.5438 0.2543 -0.0070
2013 2031 0.4899 0.5337 0.7463 0.6834 0.3900 0.8765 0.5272 0.2537 0.0002
2014 2218 0.4748 0.5532 0.7001 0.7009 0.4197 0.8550 0.4663 0.2999 -0.0017
2015 1018 0.4853 0.4971 0.6759 0.6417 0.3607 0.8454 0.3915 0.3241 -0.0055
2016 1071 0.5098 0.4837 0.7027 0.6209 0.3410 0.8555 0.4134 0.2973 0.0000
Career113260.49300.52710.72180.67070.38760.85820.49270.2782-0.0019

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-09-25 2014-09-26 DTD 1 1 - Low Back Strain -
2013-09-29 2013-10-03 DTD 4 1 Right Shoulder Soreness - -
2013-08-25 2013-08-27 DTD 2 1 - Sprain Turf Toe - -
2012-09-24 2012-10-01 DTD 7 7 Left Hand Contusion HBP - -
2012-07-01 2012-07-04 DTD 3 3 Right Shoulder Strain Latissimus Dorsi - -
2012-06-09 2012-06-10 DTD 1 1 - General Medical Illness - -
2011-05-06 2011-05-08 DTD 2 2 Wrist Soreness -
2011-04-13 2011-04-15 DTD 2 2 Left Arm Contusion HBP - -
2010-09-11 2010-09-13 DTD 2 2 Low Back Soreness -
2010-04-18 2010-05-09 15-DL 21 19 Right Trunk Strain Intercostal -
2009-04-26 2009-05-16 Minors 20 0 Fingers Fracture HBP -
2009-04-11 2009-04-23 Minors 12 0 Left Hand Fracture HBP -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2017 CLE $9,000,000
2017 MIA $1
2017 BAL $
2016 CLE $6,992,500
2016 MIA $507,500
2015 ATL $6,000,000
2014 ATL $4,750,000
2013 ATL $2,287,500
2012 HOU $495,000
2011 HOU $424,000
2010 HOU $400,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
8 yrPrevious$30,856,501
8 yrTotal$30,856,501

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
6 y 144 dExcel Sports1 year (2017)

Details
  • 3 years/$23.5M (2015-17), plus 2018 club option. Signed extension with Atlanta 5/2/14. 15:$6M, 16:$7.5M, 17:$9M, 18:$10M club option, $1M buyout. Acquired by Cleveland in trade from Atlanta 8/7/15. (Indians paid Braves $10M cash to cover portion of 2016 salaries for Michael Bourn and Nick Swisher). DFA by Cleveland 12/17/15. Signed by Miami as a free agent 1/13/16. Marlins pay $0.5075M Major League minimum, with Indians paying balance of Johnson's 2016 salary. Signed by Baltimore as a free agent 2/14/17 (minor-league contract). Salary of $0.535M in majors. Released by Baltimore 3/27/17. Re-signed by Baltimore 3/29/17 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year/$4.75M (2014). Re-signed by Atlanta 1/17/14 (avoided arbitration).
  • 1 year/$2.2875M (2013). Re-signed by Arizona 1/18/13 (avoided arbitration). Acquired by Atlanta in trade from Arizona 1/24/13.
  • 1 year/$0.495M (2012). Re-signed by Houston 2/18/12. Acquired by Arizona in trade from Houston 7/29/12.
  • 1 year/$0.424M (2011). Re-signed by Houston 1/11.
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2010). Re-signed by Houston 1/8/10.
  • 1 year (2009). Contract purchased by Houston 9/7/09.
  • Drafted 2006 (4-129) (Stetson). $0.2425M signing bonus.

2019 Preseason Forecast

Last Update: 1/27/2017 12:35 ET

PCT PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG DRC+ VORP FRAA WARP
90o 381 44 100 20 2 11 46 25 102 1 0 .285 .336 .447 103 11.2 1B -3, 3B 0 0.9
80o 362 40 89 18 1 10 42 23 99 1 0 .266 .315 .415 95 6.2 1B -3, 3B 0 0.4
70o 348 37 83 17 1 9 40 21 97 1 0 .258 .305 .401 90 2.8 1B -2, 3B 0 0.0
60o 336 35 79 16 1 9 37 20 95 1 0 .253 .301 .397 85 0.1 1B -2, 3B 0 -0.3
50o 325 33 73 15 1 8 35 18 93 1 0 .242 .288 .377 81 -2.2 1B -2, 3B 0 -0.5
40o 314 31 69 14 1 8 33 17 91 1 0 .235 .281 .372 76 -4.4 1B -2, 3B 0 -0.7
30o 302 29 64 13 1 7 31 16 89 1 0 .227 .272 .355 71 -6.6 1B -2, 3B 0 -0.9
20o 288 26 59 12 1 7 29 15 86 1 0 .219 .264 .348 66 -8.9 1B -2, 3B 0 -1.2
10o 269 23 53 11 1 6 25 13 82 0 0 .210 .251 .333 58 -11.6 1B -2, 3B 0 -1.5
Weighted Mean3293375151936199410.246.294.39082-1.51B -2, 3B 0-0.4

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