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."

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.


Batter’s Box: Beanie Baby Dahl

Jonathan Metzelaar recaps yesterday's notable offensive performances, including big games from David Dahl, Trevor Story, and Scooter Gennett.


On the Barrel Podcast Episode 12 – Alex Gordon for MVP

Jonathan Metzelaar and Dave Cherman cover all things hitting from the past week, including the promotions of Victor Robles and Francisco Mejia, and deep dives on Tommy Pham, Ronald Acuna, Luke Voit, and Franmil Reyes.


Batter’s Box: Slam Francisco Treat

Jonathan Metzelaar recaps yesterday's notable offensive performances, including big games from Francisco Mejia, Francisco Lindor, and Paul Goldschmidt.


First Pitch Podcast 9-6-18

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


Batter’s Box: Corey Meets World

Jonathan Metzelaar recaps yesterday's notable offensive performances, including big games from Alex Bregman, J.T. Realmuto, and Yadier Molina.


Batter’s Box: Profar, So Good

Jonathan Metzelaar recaps yesterday's notable offensive performances, including big games from Jurickson Profar, Tim Anderson, and Stephen Piscotty.


Hitters to Start and Avoid in Week 22 (9/3–9/9)

Jonathan Metzelaar takes a look at hitters you should be starting and avoiding this week.


Batter’s Box: Big Game Hunter

Jonathan Metzelaar recaps yesterday's notable offensive performances, including big games from Hunter Renfroe, Tim Beckham, and Michael Brantley.


Batter’s Box: Mt. McKinney

Jonathan Metzelaar recaps yesterday's notable offensive performances, including big games from Billy McKinney, Scott Schebler, and Paul DeJong.


Batter’s Box: The White Whale

Jonathan Metzelaar recaps yesterday's notable offensive performances, including big games from Tyler White, Luke Voit, and Niko Goodrum.


Batter’s Box: It Takes a Villar

Jonathan Metzelaar recaps yesterday's notable offensive performances, including big games from Jonathan Villar, Ryan Zimmerman, and Jose Peraza.