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."

Hitter List 9/18: Ranking the Top 150 Hitters for 2020

Jonathan Metzelaar shares his very, very, very early ranking of the top 150 hitters in baseball for the 2020 season.


Hitter List 9/11: Ranking the Top 150 Hitters to Own ROS

Jonathan Metzelaar shares his weekly ranking of who will be the top 150 hitters in baseball through the end of the 2019 season.


Hitter List 9/4: Ranking the Top 150 Hitters to Own ROS

Jonathan Metzelaar shares his weekly ranking of who will be the top 150 hitters in baseball through the end of the 2019 season.


First Pitch Podcast 9/2/19

Tune in daily to be updated on news, injuries, pickups to consider, and today's streamers.


Hitter List 8/28: Ranking the Top 150 Hitters to Own ROS

Jonathan Metzelaar shares his weekly ranking of who will be the top 150 hitters in baseball through the end of the 2019 season.


Hitter List 8/21: Ranking the Top 150 Hitters to Own ROS

Jonathan Metzelaar shares his weekly ranking of who will be the top 150 hitters in baseball through the end of the 2019 season.


On the Barrel Podcast Episode 27 – The Fall of Fran Diego

Jonathan Metzelaar and Dave Cherman talk all things hitting, including deep dives on Gio Urshela, Mike Tauchman, J.D. Davis, Aristedes Aquino, Jorge Soler, and Francisco Mejia. 


Hitter List 8/14: Ranking the Top 150 Hitters to Own ROS

Jonathan Metzelaar shares his weekly ranking of who will be the top 150 hitters in baseball through the end of the 2019 season.


Hitter List 8/7: Ranking the Top 150 Hitters to Own ROS

Jonathan Metzelaar shares his weekly ranking of who will be the top 150 hitters in baseball through the end of the 2019 season.


Hitter List 7/31: Ranking the Top 150 Hitters to Own ROS

Jonathan Metzelaar shares his weekly ranking of who will be the top 150 hitters in baseball through the end of the 2019 season.


On the Barrel Podcast Episode 26 – Stats Are Like Bikinis

Jonathan Metzelaar and Ben Palmer talk all things hitting, including deep dives on Ramon Laureano, Keston Hiura, Danny Jansen, Christian Vazquez, Danny Santana, and Renato Nunez.


Hitter List 7/24: Ranking the Top 150 Hitters to Own ROS

Jonathan Metzelaar shares his weekly ranking of who will be the top 150 hitters in baseball through the end of the 2019 season.


Hitter List 7/17: Ranking the Top 150 Hitters to Own ROS

Jonathan Metzelaar shares his weekly ranking of who will be the top 150 hitters in baseball through the end of the 2019 season.


On the Barrel Podcast Episode 25 – Adalberto Monstrosity

Jonathan Metzelaar and Dave Cherman talk all things hitting, including deep dives on Adalberto Mondesi, Mookie Betts, Cavan Biggio, Eduardo Escobar, Willson Contreras, Christian Walker, Avisail Garcia, and Adam Eaton.


Hitter List 7/10: Ranking the Top 150 Hitters to Own ROS

Jonathan Metzelaar shares his weekly ranking of who will be the top 150 hitters in baseball through the end of the 2019 season.


Hitter List 7/3: Ranking the Top 150 Hitters to Own ROS

Jonathan Metzelaar shares his weekly ranking of who will be the top 150 hitters in baseball through the end of the 2019 season.


Hitters to Start and Avoid in Week 14 (7/1 – 7/7)

Jonathan Metzelaar takes a look at the hitters you should start and avoid this week in fantasy.


Hitter List 6/26: Ranking the Top 150 Hitters to Own ROS

Jonathan Metzelaar shares his weekly ranking of who will be the top 150 hitters in baseball through the end of the 2019 season.


Hitter List 6/19: Ranking the Top 150 Hitters to Own ROS

Jonathan Metzelaar shares his weekly ranking of who will be the top 150 hitters in baseball through the end of the 2019 season.


On the Barrel Podcast Episode 24 – Guys and Dahls

Jonathan Metzelaar, Dan McNamara, and Nick Gerli talk all things hitting, including deep dives on David Dahl, Rhys Hoskins, Eloy Jimenez, Scott Kingery, Hunter Renfroe, Howie Kendrick, and Max Muncy.