Robert James "Rob" Johnson (born July 22, 1982) is a Major League Baseball catcher who is a free agent.
On December 22 Johnson signed a minor league deal with the Mets.
|Age: 30 (born July 22,1982)|
|Bats: Right Throws: Right|
|Acquired: Free Agent Signing|
|Contract: Minor League|
On May 8 Johnson was called up after Josh Thole was placed on the DL. Johnson pitched a scoreless ninth inning for the Mets on May 18. For more see Mets Get Jayed. On June 1 he was sent down as Thole returned from the DL. He was recalled up on July 25 after Mike Nickeas was sent down. He was re-sent down to make room for Kelly Shoppach on the roster on August 15.