Johnson, 27, is now paying the price for catching 80 games with Seattle in his first full season, and that price might be four off-season surgeries.
Both hips, a wrist and and elbow? And all for a guy who caught Felix Hernandez the final weekend?
Johnson should be ready for spring training, but with four possible operations, who knows? It won't be a comfortable winter for him, that's certain.
The story was broken by Shannon Drayer, who is good at what she does because she works at it. Here's her blog entry on the Johnson story.