What Happened In 2014: So long, elbow.
Remember how surprisingly useful Chris Withrow was in 2013? Perhaps we should have been worried that his 2014 kicked off with a February Brim post in which he worried about how much projection systems didn’t seem to like Withrow, but Brim was confident. Brim was right...
The Los Angeles Dodgers won the first of a three-game series against the Chicago White Sox last night by the score of 5-2. The win improved the Dodgers to 31-28, second in the National League West. On the injury front, pitcher Chris Withrow will undergo Tommy John surgery today, confirming the team's fears. He will join Chad Billingsley, who has been trying to come back since...
The Los Angeles Dodgers dropped the first of a four-game weekend series to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday by the score of 6-3. The loss was the second straight for the Dodgers, who fell to 29-26 on the season. The Dodgers are currently in the top ten in runs scored and team ERA, despite having eight players on the disabled list. One of those is pitcher Chris Withrow, who was...
Eight days ago, Chris Withrow was optioned down to Triple-A in order to make room for Hyun-jin Ryu to return from the disabled list and start in New York. (Fans hated it, though it made all of the sense since he was walking half the league.) I was in the locker room that day, and as we cautiously eyed Paul Maholm to see if maybe it’d be him, it always seemed clear it’d be Withrow...
Your browser does not support iframes.Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Chris Withrow gave up the go-ahead run in the ninth inning of Friday night's game at Dodger Stadium against Arizona with a wild pitch...on an intentional walk.In the top of the ninth with one out and a Diamondbacks pinch runner Tony Campana on third, Withrow had a 2-0 count on Martin Prado when the decision was made...
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In a tie ballgame in the top of the ninth Friday, Los Angeles Dodgers reliever Chris Withrow attempted to intentionally walk Martin Prado. However, Withrow overthrew his catcher Tim Federowicz as the ball went all the way to the backstop allowing Tony Campana to bring in a run for the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Arizona would go on to win in 12 innings...
Chris Withrow had a surprisingly good season in 2013. After being stuck in AA for over three years, he managed to make an impact at the major league level, which was far beyond what we expected. Withrow’s season came out of nowhere, but it was not without its warning signs. As a result, all four major projection systems that have been released see Withrow taking a major step...