Some facts about Johnson:
- According to baseball-reference.com, the MLB player most similar statistically to Kelly Johnson is Ben Zobrist.
- In 2015, Johnson has played only two games at second base, once for the Braves and once for the Mets.
- This season, Johnson has batted cleanup 21 times, one more time than he has batted sixth. In yesterday's Mets game, he batted cleanup.
- As a starter (50 games), his BA is .290. As a sub (13 games), it is .083.
- In 19 At Bats this season at Citi Field, he has hit .333.
- His BA on ground balls hit is .250; on fly balls, it's .277; on line drives, it's .591.
- In yesterday's At Bats, Johnson singled, grounded out, homered, grounded out, and struck out swinging twice, the first time on six pitches, the second time on five.
On a separate note, the Mets need to start platooning Granderson ASAP. His BA against lefties is only .125; whereas, against righties, it is .280.