Jim Johnson

Detroit Tigers #49 - Relief Pitcher

  • Born: 06/27/83
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6-6
  • Weight: 240
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
Year Team G GS W L SV CG SHO IP H R ER HR BB K ERA WHIP
2014 Tigers 38 0 4 2 2 0 0 40.1 60 33 32 5 23 28 7.14 2.06

Lookout Linkage, 8/17/14

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News and stories about the Seattle Mariners and other analysis from around the league.

Jim Johnson called up, Melvin Mercedes sent down

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The Tigers hope the recently waived Jim Johnson can recover his 2012 All-Star from and help shore up a shaky bullpen.

When will the Tigers call up Jim Johnson?

The Tigers are expected to recall former A's and Orioles' closer, Jim Johnson to Detroit, in a desperate attempt to find relief for a troubled bullpen.

Tigers sign Jim Johnson to minor league deal

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On the prowl for bullpen arms, the Detroit Tigers have taken a flier on struggling reliever Jim Johnson. The former All-Star closer signed a minor league deal with the team today.

Scribner DFA'd pending optional waivers

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The Oakland Athletics announced they have designated Evan Scribner for assignment. This is likely pending a procedural move pending acquisition of optional waivers.

MLB Trade Rumors: Marlins interested in Jon Lester

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Jim Bowden of ESPN reported on Tuesday afternoon that the Marlins are in the mix for Boston starting pitcher Jon Lester. Miami appears to be prepared to add several pieces prior to Thursday's...

MLB
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Johnson a reminder that even Beane isn't perfect

Neither are his peers, though.

A's DFA Jim Johnson; don't hope for O's reunion

The Oakland Athletics designated former Orioles closer Jim Johnson for assignment on Thursday afternoon, a sad ending for the holder of the #2 spot on the all time O's saves leaderboard.

Twitter apoplectic over Jim Johnson's latest meltdown

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Our third attempt to predict Jim Johnson's demise.

Eric O'Flaherty activated; Jeff Francis DFA'd

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The Oakland Athletics announced that left-handed pitcher Eric O'Flaherty was activated from the 60-day disabled list. Left-handed pitcher Jeff Francis was designated for assignment.

Do the Royals really need more bullpen depth?

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Trade rumors have swirled about the Royals' interest in trading for a bullpen piece. Is it necessary?

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