Willie Randolph said Ben Johnson has re-signed with the Mets. The outfielder was not offered a contract in December and became a free agent. Johnson is trying to return from a broken ankle. source Daily News
Q: Who are the top rookie prospects that could break into the starting lineup for the 2007 season?
A:Ben Johnson comes to mind, once again, as a player who could make an impact in the outfield. (Johnson) certainly has the tools to be an exciting everyday performer similar to his good buddy, Barfield. source MLB.com 11/06/2006