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Tigers | Kevin Whelan designated

Sun, 17 Aug 2014 00:51:10 -0700

Detroit Tigers RP Kevin Whelan was designated for assignment Saturday, Aug. 16, as part of roster moves that put RP Jim Johnson on the 40-man lineup.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Toledo Blade - John Wagner

Tigers | Jim Johnson to join team Sunday

Sat, 16 Aug 2014 19:39:26 -0700

Detroit Tigers RP Jim Johnson was called up and will join the team Sunday, Aug. 17. In a corresponding move, RP Melvin Mercedes was optioned.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MLB.com - Jason Beck

Tigers | Set to call up Jim Johnson

Fri, 15 Aug 2014 12:05:10 -0700

Detroit Tigers RP Jim Johnson is expected to be recalled from Triple-A Toledo, according to Chris McCosky of the Detroit News.

Fantasy Tip: Johnson won't be in the equation for save opportunities, at least not yet. His fantasy value is limited to deep AL-only formats, until his role is clearer.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Detroit News - Chris McCosky

Tigers | Jim Johnson signs

Tue, 05 Aug 2014 11:25:51 -0700

The Detroit Tigers signed free-agent RP Jim Johnson (Athletics) to a minor league deal Tuesday, Aug. 5, according to a source.

Fantasy Tip: Johnson has come a long way since his successful closing days with the Baltimore Orioles the last few years. He'll have to prove he's worth a promotion in Detroit. Ignore him everywhere.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: FOXSports.com - Ken Rosenthal

Orioles | Jim Johnson not in team's plans

Mon, 04 Aug 2014 18:01:39 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Baltimore Orioles worked out free-agent RP Jim Johnson (Athletics) Monday, Aug. 4, but manager Buck Showalter and general manager Dan Duquette explained to Johnson that there was not an immediate need for him on the big league roster.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MLB.com - David Wilson

MLB | Jim Johnson signs with undisclosed team

Mon, 04 Aug 2014 18:01:02 -0700

Free-agent RP Jim Johnson (Athletics) has signed with an undisclosed team, but it is not with the Baltimore Orioles.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MASNSports.com - Roch Kubatko

Orioles | Still interested in Jim Johnson

Mon, 04 Aug 2014 12:05:21 -0700

The Baltimore Orioles are still interested in signing free-agent RP Jim Johnson (Athletics) to a minor league contract after he threw a bullpen session for the team Monday, Aug. 4. The Orioles are considered the favorites to sign Johnson.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: MASNSports.com - Roch Kubatko

Orioles | Looking at Jim Johnson

Mon, 04 Aug 2014 00:34:34 -0700

The Baltimore Orioles may be interested in a reunion with RP Jim Johnson, their former closer. Johnson will throw a side session on Monday, Aug. 4, in Sarasota.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Baltimore Sun - Dan Connolly

Rays | Could show interest in Jim Johnson

Fri, 01 Aug 2014 11:51:18 -0700

The Tampa Bay Rays could show interest in free-agent RP Jim Johnson (Athletics) in the opinion of Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times.

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Athletics | Release Jim Johnson

Fri, 01 Aug 2014 11:41:49 -0700

The Oakland Athletics released RP Jim Johnson Friday, Aug. 1.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: San Francisco Chronicle - Susan Slusser