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Rob Johnson C Padres

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2014 Projections (Preseason PECOTA - seasonal age 31)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date7-22-1982
Height6' 1"
Weight220 lbs
Age32 years, 1 months, 0 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
-0.12010
-0.02011
0.12012
-0.12013
0.42014
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2007 SEA 24 6 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .333 .333 .333 .274 0.3 -0.0 0.0
2008 SEA 25 14 32 31 2 4 0 0 1 7 0 6 0 0 1 2 0 0 .129 .129 .226 .110 -3.5 0.4 -0.3
2009 SEA 26 80 290 258 21 55 19 2 2 84 26 60 2 1 3 27 1 1 .213 .289 .326 .209 -3.2 -0.4 -0.4
2010 SEA 27 61 209 178 24 34 10 0 2 50 25 46 2 3 1 13 1 1 .191 .293 .281 .218 0.9 -1.6 -0.1
2011 SDN 28 67 199 179 9 34 6 1 3 51 14 58 3 1 2 16 3 0 .190 .259 .285 .201 -3.0 2.6 -0.0
2012 NYN 29 17 58 52 3 13 2 0 0 15 4 10 0 1 1 4 0 0 .250 .298 .288 .206 0.8 -0.0 0.1
2013 SLN 30 20 38 35 2 6 1 1 0 9 3 6 0 0 0 2 0 0 .171 .237 .257 .209 -0.8 0.0 -0.1
Career265829736621473848217721867686462.200.275.295.206-8.51.0-0.8

Advanced

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2004 EVE A- 20 84 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .258 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 WIS A 77 335 .248 .267 .343 .386 .258 .276 96 -3 6.7 4 1.8 -2.3 7.5 0.9 7.5 0.9
2005 SBR A+ 19 86 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .357 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 TAC AAA 97 359 .208 .277 .347 .427 .270 .279 99 -19.2 9.9 3.1 0.6 -2.2 -6.9 -0.6 -6.9 -0.6
2007 SEA MLB 6 3 .274 .242 .311 .386 .242 .333 96 0 0.1 0.1 -0.0 0.1 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0
2007 TAC AAA 112 465 .242 .278 .347 .437 .262 .300 102 -9.2 14.0 1.7 -0.5 -1.2 2.5 0.2 2.5 0.2
2008 SEA MLB 14 32 .110 .273 .345 .428 .270 .125 98 -5.2 0.9 0.2 0.4 0.0 -3.5 -0.3 -3.5 -0.3
2008 TAC AAA 112 463 .270 .280 .352 .448 .260 .337 105 5.1 14.2 5.5 -3.7 -3.4 26.1 2.2 26.1 2.2
2009 SEA MLB 80 290 .209 .268 .333 .430 .262 .269 98 -15.7 8.3 5.1 -0.4 -3.0 -3.2 -0.4 -3.2 -0.4
2010 SEA MLB 61 209 .218 .258 .321 .412 .258 .241 97 -8.9 5.8 3.5 -1.6 -0.9 0.9 -0.1 0.9 -0.1
2010 TAC AAA 19 77 .288 .271 .341 .424 .258 .353 92 2.4 2.3 1.4 0.4 -0.6 5.8 0.6 5.8 0.6
2011 SDN MLB 67 199 .201 .256 .317 .400 .261 .261 91 -11.5 5.4 3.1 2.6 0.1 -3.0 -0.0 -3.0 -0.0
2012 NYN MLB 17 58 .206 .259 .315 .406 .262 .302 95 -3.1 1.6 1.1 -0.0 0.8 0.6 0.1 0.8 0.1
2012 BUF AAA 45 178 .215 .256 .332 .397 .258 .219 102 -9 5.3 3.2 2.1 1.5 -0.7 0.1 -0.7 0.1
2013 SLN MLB 20 38 .209 .241 .304 .364 .246 .207 101 -1.9 1.0 0.5 0.0 -0.5 -1.0 -0.1 -0.8 -0.1
2013 MEM AAA 59 221 .277 .260 .336 .397 .265 .264 90 4.1 6.3 3.7 0.1 -2.4 11.6 1.2 11.6 1.2

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2004 EVE A- 84 17 18 3 1 1 7 4 10 6 2 .234 .289 .338 .104 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 WIS A 335 41 83 19 1 9 51 20 31 10 3 .272 .320 .430 .157 .248 7.5 1.8 0.9
2005 SBR A+ 86 15 22 3 0 2 12 10 14 2 0 .314 .390 .443 .129 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2006 TAC AAA 359 28 78 9 4 4 33 13 74 14 7 .231 .258 .318 .086 .208 -6.9 0.6 -0.6
2007 TAC AAA 465 57 113 26 0 6 40 39 62 7 7 .268 .329 .372 .104 .242 2.5 -0.5 0.2
2007 SEA MLB 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .333 .333 .333 .000 .274 0.3 -0.0 0.0
2008 SEA MLB 32 2 4 0 0 1 2 0 6 0 0 .129 .129 .226 .097 .110 -3.5 0.4 -0.3
2008 TAC AAA 463 55 127 30 0 9 49 37 61 7 6 .305 .363 .441 .137 .270 26.1 -3.7 2.2
2009 SEA MLB 290 21 55 19 2 2 27 26 60 1 1 .213 .289 .326 .112 .209 -3.2 -0.4 -0.4
2010 TAC AAA 77 9 19 7 0 1 8 10 12 0 0 .297 .408 .453 .156 .288 5.8 0.4 0.6
2010 SEA MLB 209 24 34 10 0 2 13 25 46 1 1 .191 .293 .281 .090 .218 0.9 -1.6 -0.1
2011 SDN MLB 199 9 34 6 1 3 16 14 58 3 0 .190 .259 .285 .095 .201 -3.0 2.6 -0.0
2012 BUF AAA 178 20 34 7 1 4 15 9 26 3 2 .207 .253 .335 .128 .215 -0.7 2.1 0.1
2012 NYN MLB 58 3 13 2 0 0 4 4 10 0 0 .250 .298 .288 .038 .206 0.8 -0.0 0.1
2013 MEM AAA 221 27 46 8 1 7 32 24 42 0 2 .236 .317 .395 .159 .277 11.6 0.1 1.2
2013 SLN MLB 38 2 6 1 1 0 2 3 6 0 0 .171 .237 .257 .086 .209 -0.8 0.0 -0.1

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT
2008 110 0.5636 0.5273 0.8103 0.6129 0.4167 0.8947 0.6500 0.1897
2009 1045 0.5445 0.4602 0.7896 0.6327 0.2521 0.8528 0.6000 0.2083
2010 850 0.5624 0.3958 0.8006 0.5272 0.2258 0.8770 0.5714 0.1964
2011 798 0.5238 0.4511 0.7528 0.6077 0.2789 0.8701 0.4717 0.2444
2012 221 0.5611 0.4118 0.8242 0.5403 0.2474 0.8955 0.6250 0.1758
2013 142 0.5141 0.4296 0.8361 0.5205 0.3333 0.8947 0.7391 0.1639
Career31660.54450.43820.78850.58590.26080.870.56970.2093

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2013-05-12 2013-05-19 Minors 7 0 - Not Disclosed - -
2012-08-13 2012-10-04 60-DL 52 47 Left Thumb Sprain Ligament - -
2012-08-06 2012-08-10 DTD 4 3 Right Hand Contusion - -
2012-05-14 2012-05-17 DTD 3 3 Left Thumb Contusion - -
2012-04-25 2012-05-02 Minors 7 5 Left Knee Sprain - -
2011-07-27 2011-07-30 DTD 3 3 Right Hand Contusion - -
2010-09-04 2010-09-22 Minors 18 0 Right Hand Contusion -
2010-07-20 2010-07-22 DTD 2 2 Hip Tightness -
2010-05-16 2010-05-18 DTD 2 2 Low Back Spasms -
2010-02-15 2010-03-15 Camp 28 0 Bilateral Hip Recovery From Surgery Labrum 2009-11-03
2009-11-18 2009-11-18 Off 0 0 Right Elbow Bone Spur -
2009-11-17 2009-11-17 Off 0 0 Wrist Surgery Debridement 2009-11-17
2009-11-03 2009-11-03 Off 0 0 Right Hip Surgery Labrum 2009-11-03
2009-10-16 2009-10-16 Off 0 0 Left Hip Surgery Labrum 2009-10-16
2009-09-19 2009-09-24 DTD 5 4 Ankle Soreness -
2009-08-09 2009-08-12 DTD 3 3 Right Elbow Soreness -
2009-05-18 2009-05-22 DTD 4 4 Fingers Sprain -
2009-04-26 2009-04-28 DTD 2 1 Groin Strain -
2006-02-25 2006-03-06 Camp 9 0 Low Back Spasms -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 SDN $
2013 SLN $
2012 NYN $
2011 SDN $421,700
2010 SEA $412,500
2009 SEA $400,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$1,234,200
3 yrTotal$1,234,200

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
4 y 13 d1 year (2014)

Details
  • 1 year (2014). Signed by San Diego as a free agent 2/10/14 (minor-league contract).
  • 1 year (2013). Signed by St. Louis as a free agent 11/13/12 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by St. Louis 7/9/13. Refused outright assignment by St. Louis 11/4/13.
  • 1 year (2012). Signed by NY Mets as a free agent 12/22/11 (minor-league contract). Contract purchased by NY Mets 5/8/12. Sent outright to Triple-A by NY Mets 10/16/12 (refused assignment 10/17/12).
  • 1 year/$0.4217M (2011). Signed by San Diego 2/27/11. Refused outright assignment by San Diego 10/25/11.
  • 1 year/$0.4125M (2010). Re-signed by Seattle 2/26/10. Acquired by San Diego in trade from Seattle 12/21/10.
  • 1 year/$0.4M (2009). Re-signed by Seattle 2/21/09.
  • 1 year (2007). Contract purchased by Seattle 9/1/07.
  • Drafted by Seattle 2004 (4-123) (Houston). $0.26M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .174 .270 .263 .210
11 vs R (Multi) .211 .268 .292 .204
18 Split (Multi) .037 -.002 .028 -.006
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.013 -.023 -.037 -.020
30 vs L (2013) .000 .182 .000 .146
31 vs R (2013) .231 .259 .346 .229
38 Split (2013) .231 .077 .346 .083
39 LgAvg (2013) -.011 -.021 -.036 -.019

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BP Articles

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Framing and Blocking Pitches: A Regressed, Probabilistic Model: A New Method for Measuring Catcher DefenseDan Brooks2014-03-03
Framing and Blocking Pitches: A Regressed, Probabilistic Model: A New Method for Measuring Catcher DefenseHarry Pavlidis2014-03-03
The Week in Quotes: October 7-13Nick Bacarella2013-10-14
The Week in Quotes: October 7-13Satchel Price2013-10-14
The Week in Quotes: October 7-13Chris Mosch2013-10-14
Overthinking It: This Week in Catcher Framing, 8/23Ben Lindbergh2013-08-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Ailing Giants Seek the 'CoeurR.J. Anderson2013-07-12
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: July 10, 2013Clint Chisam2013-07-10
This article requires BP Premium accessSobsequy: Notable NL Minor-League Free Agent SigneesAdam Sobsey2013-02-27
This article requires BP Premium accessPebble Hunting: Hottest Rumors From Baseball's Winter Meetings in Nashville!Sam Miller2012-12-07
Transaction Analysis: Mathis for Smart People? *UPDATED*Sam Miller2012-08-15
Transaction Analysis: Mathis for Smart People? *UPDATED*R.J. Anderson2012-08-15
The Stats Go Marching In: What Are the Rays Expecting from Jose Molina?Max Marchi2012-02-10
Overthinking It: The Player Popularity TestBen Lindbergh2012-01-24
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Beltran, the Bad, and the Backup CatcherBen Lindbergh2011-12-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Going to MiamiR.J. Anderson2011-12-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Storm Before the StormR.J. Anderson2011-11-28
Spinning Yarn: Removing the Mask Encore PresentationMike Fast2011-09-24
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Running on Reputation?R.J. Anderson2011-09-22
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: X-rays for AlbertCorey Dawkins2011-06-20
This article requires BP Premium accessCollateral Damage: X-rays for AlbertBen Lindbergh2011-06-20
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for June 15Larry Granillo2011-06-16
Transaction Analysis Blog: The Catch-Up EditionR.J. Anderson2011-06-09
This article requires BP Premium accessDivide and Conquer, NL West: Drop a Catcher, Drop a ChildGeoff Young2011-06-07
This article requires BP Premium accessDivide and Conquer, NL West: Everybody Got ProblemsGeoff Young2011-05-10
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Beat: Tout Wars FAAB Update, 5/10Jason Collette2011-05-10
Tater Trot Tracker: Trot Times for May 3Larry Granillo2011-05-04
This article requires BP Premium accessFantasy Beat: Tout Wars FAAB FrenzyJason Collette2011-04-19
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTeam Injury Projection: San Diego PadresCorey Dawkins2011-03-29
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTeam Injury Projection: San Diego PadresMarc Normandin2011-03-29
Transaction Analysis: Thornton's Payday and a Future Full of Zaun TimeChristina Kahrl2011-03-08
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: Catcher Rankings ReviewMarc Normandin2011-02-01
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: The Vortices of SuckJay Jaffe2011-01-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL West RoundupChristina Kahrl2010-12-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Short StackChristina Kahrl2010-12-29
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit List: Big Hits and Near MissesJay Jaffe2010-08-13
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: AL RoundupChristina Kahrl2010-08-03
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Making a Match for Cliff LeeKevin Goldstein2010-07-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Changing their StripesChristina Kahrl2010-05-17
BP Unfiltered: UPDATED AL Projected Opening Day RostersJohn Perrotto2010-04-01
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: Depth Chart/PFM Update, Part 2Clay Davenport2010-03-21
On the Beat: Mid-Week UpdateJohn Perrotto2010-03-17
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: Catcher rankingsMarc Normandin2010-02-28
This article requires BP Premium accessCamp Battles: AL WestChristina Kahrl2010-02-18
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessTeam Health Reports: Seattle MarinersWill Carroll2010-02-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: AL Re-GiftingChristina Kahrl2010-01-07
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Mariners Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2010-01-06
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Yankees Top 11 ProspectsKevin Goldstein2009-12-22
Prospectus Q&A: Don WakamatsuDavid Laurila2009-12-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Action: Minor Moves, ALChristina Kahrl2009-10-30
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Left Too LongJay Jaffe2009-10-16
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: The Bottom HalfJoe Sheehan2009-07-16
Transaction Analysis: AL West MovesChristina Kahrl2009-06-25
Transaction Analysis: The Mess in the WestChristina Kahrl2009-04-30
This article requires BP Premium accessUnder The Knife: Teach Me LessonsWill Carroll2009-04-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL Roster RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: West by CentralChristina Kahrl2008-09-14
This article requires BP Premium accessFuture Shock: Triple-A PreviewKevin Goldstein2007-04-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 13-18, 2007Christina Kahrl2007-03-19


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BP Roundtables

DateRoundtable NameComment
2010-04-05 09:30:00Season Opener RoundtableA Rob Johnson homer? Ah, the fun and the indignities of any day at the ballpark. I had to witness Randy Knorr's best game ever, so I've had worse as fan experiences go. (Christina Kahrl)

Advanced Catching Metrics

Year Framing Chances Extra Strikes Framing Runs Framing Runs per 7000 Blocking Chances PB/WP Saved Blocking Runs Blocking Runs per 7000 Total Receiving Runs Total Receiving Runs per 7000
2008 592 -9 -1.6 -19.2 372 -0.6 -0.2 -2.9 -1.8 -22.1
2009 5796 -91 -16.9 -20.4 3052 -8.4 -2.3 -5.4 -19.2 -25.7
2010 4172 -148 -22.5 -37.8 2098 -6.5 -1.8 -6.0 -24.3 -43.8
2011 4145 -81 -10.7 -18.0 2354 -5.4 -1.5 -4.5 -12.2 -22.5
2012 1296 -20 -3.4 -18.4 780 -0.9 -0.3 -2.3 -3.7 -20.7
2013 714 -14 -2.4 -23.2 420 -1.0 -0.3 -4.5 -2.6 -27.7
total 16715 -358 -55.8 -23.4 9076 -18.4 -5.2 -4.0 -60.9 -27.3

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