Stephen Johnson

Position: RHP Birthday: February 21, 1991
Born: Washington, D.C.Bats/Throws: R/R
Height: 6-5Weight: 230 lbs
Pro Experience: 8 yearsCollege: St. Edward's University


Johnson, 28, went 3-0 with a 2.94 ERA in 43 games (two starts) with the Barnstormers last season. He struck out 61 batters to 23 walks and led Barnstormers relievers with 52 innings pitched ... Threw 5 ⅓ scoreless innings through two relief appearances in the 2018 Freedom Division Championship Series against the Skeeters ... San Francisco Giants selected Johnson in the sixth round of the 2012 MLB Draft out of St. Edward's University (Austin, Texas) ... Spent five seasons in the Giants Minor League system (2012-15, ‘17), as well as two seasons in the Cincinnati Reds farm system (2015-16), peaking at the Triple-A level ... Traded from the Giants to the Reds in August 2015 in exchange for former Major League All-Star Marlon Byrd ... Joined the Barnstormers in 2018 and is 22-12 with a 3.70 ERA through seven professional seasons, totaling 269 appearances (369.1 IP).


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