San Diego Padres

Josh Johnson
current status: Strained right elbow, 60-day DL
Birth Date:January 31, 1984 (32 years old)
Place of Birth:Minneapolis, MN
Hometown:Tulsa, OK
Experience:9 years
Drafted:Drafted by San Diego in 2002 (4/113).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2013.
Scouting Report
Assets: Has a strong arsenal of slider, changeup and mid-90's fastball. He also has intimidating size on the mound and good makeup. Can rack up innings and strikeouts.
Flaws: Injuries are an issue here. Can get into trouble when he loses focus, which can lead to location issues and fat pitches to hit when forced to give into batters.
Career Potential: Veteran right-hander, when healthy.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Named to the All-Star Game 2010, 2009