Brad Johnson reviews bullpens with potential question marks as we dive into the 2023 season starting with the Mets, who are scrambling after the likely season-long loss of Edwin Diaz.
Brad Johnson wraps up his trip around the league's pitching staffs with the National League East, and in Atlanta the hopes are high that Michael Soroka will be healthy.
Brad Johnson continues his analysis of pitching in each division with the AL East, where in Toronto Johnson anticipates Alek Manoah will have another spectacular season.
Brad Johnson looks at pitching in the NL Central where in Cincinnati, he believes Nick Lodolo might be a value pick.
Brad Johnson breaks down the pitching situations in the AL Central, starting in Chicago where Johnson expects Lucas Giolito to have a bounce-back season.
In a loaded Dodgers rotation, Brad Johnson believes Julio Urias doesn't get the hype he deserves and could be a bargain in drafts.
Mound Musings is back for the season and Brad Johnson takes a look at AL West pitching, starting in Houston where a breakout year for Framber Valdez in 2022 offers hope to a lineup in flux.
As the MLB regular season draws to its conclusion, Brad Johnson presents his Kids on Parade list, and at the top sits Grayson Rodriguez, the Orioles' star prospect.
Brad Johnson reveals his 2022 Pitching Awards, with Dylan Cease earning Pitcher of the Year honors.
Brad Johnson checks in with his thoughts on the new MLB rules, the importance of innings pitched, and a handful of pitchers making waves in recent weeks.
Mound Musings sorts out some of the most unsettled bullpens, including in Seattle where Brad Johnson believes Andres Munoz will eventually get the closers job.
Brad Johnson features a few pitchers who have impressed him at this point in the season with solid numbers or future potential, starting with the White Sox Dylan Cease.
Brad Johnson takes a look at which pitchers might be worth a look during the season's final month, starting with Mike Soroka who's been out since August of 2020 with a ruptured Achilles.
Brad Johnson looks at pitchers who could potentially offer considerable value on draft day 2023, including Phillies pitcher Noah Syndergaard.
Brad Johnson checks in on bullpens in flux, including in Baltimore where Felix Bautista could take on the closer role.
Brad Johnson breaks down the biggest pitcher trades after the deadline, starting with Luis Castillo who goes from Cincinnati to a better fielding team in Seattle.
Brad Johnson examines some significant 2022 underperforming pitchers, beginning with Trevor Rodgers in Miami, who’s 4-10 so far this season.
Brad Johnson dives into the new pitchers on Draft Day and in Notable Rotation Ramblings, he discusses the possibility that Stephan Strasburg might be nearing an end to his stellar career.
Brad Johnson discusses players to watch out for at Saturday’s Futures Game, and ponders whether Cardinal pitcher Jack Flaherty will be back this season.
Brad Johnson discusses players who might be traded at the deadline, including Oakland’s Frankie Montas, who’s currently day to day with a shoulder injury.
Brad Johnson discusses how the players on his "Home" league pitching staff are doing nearing the second half of the season, including Shohei Ohtani, his No. 3 SP.
Brad Johnson dives deeper into his theory about good and bad pitching outings being somewhat predictable, using Carlos Rodon as one of his test subjects.
Brad Johnson discusses a few pitchers making a significant positive impact so far this season, like the Yankees' Nestor Cortes, plus a few pitchers who have disappointed.
In Brad Johnson’s opinion, Cardinals pitcher Miles Mikolas makes a good matchup pitcher, and he uses this week’s Mound Musings to explain why.
Brad Johnson writes about how the changing landscape of the game is impacting fantasy and how he avoids pitchers on teams with horrible defenses, like Aaron Nola and the Phillies
Brad Johnson discusses AL bullpens with question marks still remaining, like in Boston where Matt Barnes has closer ability but continues to struggle.
Brad Johnson reviews some NL bullpens with question marks still remaining, including in Cincinnati, where Lucas Sims keeps hitting the injured list.
Brad Johnson discusses why he hates the sinker, and in Rotation Ramblings he writes about how Nestor Cortes took a no-hitter, with 11 strikeouts, into the eighth inning of his last start against Texas.
Brad Johnson describes pitchers who are close to establishing themselves at a new level, beginning with the Blue Jays' Alek Manoah.
Brad Johnson discusses popular fantasy pitchers who he's avoiding, like Dylan Bundy, whose stuff is unlikely to fool hitters as they become more familiar with the Twins pitcher.