Originally posted on The Fantasy Fix  |  Last updated 2/28/12
Josh Johsnon (credits below) The Miami Marlins “real baseball” rotation is similar to DC Comics’ villain Two-Face – the good rotation anchored by ace Josh Johnson and the bad rotation that is not.  Johnson’s elite starting pitching skills have been muted by his tendency to be on the disabled list, which is probably more frustrating to the hundreds of thousands fantasy baseball owners than it is to the just hundreds of fans that were present at Marlins games last season. There is no doubt of Johnson’s potential, but unfortunately it all hinges on a shoulder that may or may not be able to handle a full work load this season.  If you pay for a reasonable basement stat line – indicating there is potential for him to miss time, but not to the extent he did last season - from Josh Johnson on draft day then you take out the high risk/high reward that is attached to owning him.  That basement is probably somewhere between his 2010 and 2011 season performances, which could look  like 15...
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