JONATHAN METZELAAR

Jonathan Metzelaar

Jonathan Metzelaar is a writer and content manager with Pitcher List, and co-host of the On the Barrel podcast. He enjoys long walks on the beach, quiet dinners by candlelight, and essentially any other activity that will distract him from the perpetual torture of being a New York Mets fan. He's written for Fangraphs Community Research and created Youtube videos about fantasy baseball under the moniker "Jonny Baseball."

Anti-List: Phillies Cutting Down on Baseball to Focus More on Fortnite

The Phillies have announced that they'll be fully committing themselves to their true passion this season: playing Fortnite. Jonathan Metzelaar has the scoop.


Jonathan Metzelaar’s 10 Bold Predictions for 2019

Jonathan Metzelaar shares his 10 bold predictions for the 2019 baseball season.


On the Barrel Podcast Episode 15 — Danny Hot Takes

Jonathan Metzelaar, Dave Cherman, and Dan McNamara cover all things first basemen, including Max Muncy, Jesus Aguilar, Miguel Cabrera, Joey Gallo, Luke Voit, and more.


On the Barrel Podcast Episode 14 — The All-Austin Austinsode

Jonathan Metzelaar, Dave Cherman, and Austin Bristow II cover all things catchers, including Yasmani Grandal, Danny Jansen, Francisco Mejia, Austin Barnes, Jonathan Lucroy, and more.


Going Deep: What Hitters to Watch in Spring Training

Jonathan Metzelaar highlights some hitters to keep an eye on this year in spring training.


Top 30 Third Basemen in Fantasy Baseball for 2019

Jonathan Metzelaar presents Pitcher List's positional rankings for the top 30 third basemen in baseball for the 2019 season.


Top 30 Shortstops in Fantasy Baseball for 2019

Jonathan Metzelaar presents Pitcher List's positional rankings for the top 30 shortstops in baseball for the 2019 season.


Top 30 Second Basemen in Fantasy Baseball for 2019

Jonathan Metzelaar presents Pitcher List's positional rankings for the top 30 second basemen in baseball for the 2019 season.


Top 30 First Basemen in Fantasy Baseball for 2019

Jonathan Metzelaar presents Pitcher List's positional rankings for the top 30 first basemen in baseball for the 2019 season.


On the Barrel Podcast Episode 13 — Stephen Biscotti

Jonathan Metzelaar and Dave Cherman cover 11 players being drafted way too early or way too late, including Juan Soto, Javier Baez, Corey Dickerson, Stephen Piscotty, Whit Merrifield, Gleyber Torres, Starlin Castro, Wil Myers, George Springer, Michael Brantley, and Jonathan Villar.


Fantasy 101: The Art of the Deal

Jonathan Metzelaar details the keys to making trades in your fantasy baseball league.


Pitcher List’s 2019 Early Mock Draft – Reviewing Jonathan Metzelaar’s Picks

Jonathan Metzelaar recaps the wild and crazy ride that was Pitcher List's Early 2019 Mock Draft.


Batter’s Box: Rebel Yelich

Jonathan Metzelaar recaps yesterday's notable offensive performances, including big games from Christian Yelich, Juan Soto, and Yasiel Puig.


Batter’s Box: Good Willians Hunting

Jonathan Metzelaar recaps yesterday's notable offensive performances, including big games from Willians Astudillo, Adalberto Mondesi, and Whit Merrifield.


Batter’s Box: Watch and O’Hearn

Jonathan Metzelaar recaps yesterday's notable offensive performances, including big games from Ryan O'Hearn, Christian Yelich, and Ryan Braun.


Batter’s Box: Gettin’ Rowdy

Jonathan Metzelaar recaps yesterday's notable offensive performances, including big games from Rowdy Tellez, Mitch Haniger, and Hunter Renfroe.


Batter’s Box: Gimme Stewart

Jonathan Metzelaar recaps yesterday's notable offensive performances, including big games from Christin Stewart, Mookie Betts, and Marcus Semien.


Batter’s Box: No Way Jose

Jonathan Metzelaar recaps yesterday's notable offensive performances, including big games from Jose Peraza, Joey Wendle, and Daniel Murphy.


Batter’s Box: Con Man

Jonathan Metzelaar recaps yesterday's notable offensive performances, including big games from Michael Conforto, Manny Machado, and Javier Baez.


Batter’s Box: You Don’t Know Whit

Jonathan Metzelaar recaps yesterday's notable offensive performances, including big games from Whit Merrifield, Juan Soto, and A.J. Pollock.