Major League experience didn’t amount to much in the Buffalo Bisons contest against the Charlotte Knights at Coca-Cola Field Tuesday evening. Bisons faithful were treated to seeing both Ricky Romero and Dustin McGowan climb the hill in the same game, however both starters were roughed up in their quest to return north of the border.
The much maligned Ricky Romero took to the bump...
It’s fair to say that Dustin McGowan is due a bit of good fortune but it remains to be seen as to whether the 31-year old can break back into the Toronto Blue Jays’ pitching rotation this season.
The former first-round pick is back from his latest injury setback and he has started pitching again in the hope of earning a chance for the Jays this season as long reliever.
The Dusty Edition! Now with no lambchops (thank the gods, I much prefer the new look).Yes as you might imagine, THE big story for me this week is the rekindling of the elusive dream of watching a healthy Dustin McGowan take baseball by storm. Yes, I know I know the odds have to be astronomical, but as long as HE believes, I believe. The Jays are saying, obviously, that his opportunity...
Toronto Blue Jays right-handers Drew Hutchison and Dustin McGowan are scheduled to have surgery Thursday.
The Blue Jays say the 21-year-old Hutchison will have Tommy John surgery performed by Dr. James Andrews in Pensacola, Fla.
The Lakeland, Fla., native was in his rookie season for Toronto with a 5-3 record with a 4.60 ERA in 11 starts.
The team says anticipated recovery time...
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August 07, 2012
Toronto Blue Jays starter Dustin McGowan has experienced shoulder pain while rehabilitating a foot injury and will be shut down for two weeks.
Blue Jays manager John Farrell said Thursday that the 30-year-old right-hander experienced some soreness in his shoulder during long tossing. McGowan underwent an MRI and has consulted with orthopedist Dr. James Andrews.
Farrell said the...
I almost titled this post "the last word" but that would have been ridiculously optimistic, right? Anyway, there's enough Jays news in recent days that it's a dereliction of duty to not comment on it.Item: Dustin McGowan nursing minor injury, signed to extension. The easy to quantify is the injury story. Minor inflammation in his right foot will almost certainly...
The Toronto Blue Jays have signed right-hander Dustin McGowan to a three-year, $4.1 million contract.
The deal adds an extra two years onto the deal McGowan originally signed in December. He will earn $600,000 in salary this season and $1.5 million in each of the next two seasons.
The Blue Jays also hold a $4 million option for 2015.
McGowan had not played since 2008 because of...
According to the Blue Jays’ official Twitter account, the team has agreed to a two-year deal with right handed pitcher Dustin McGowan. The deal includes a club option for 2015.
John Lott of the National Post adds that McGowan will earn $1.5 million in each one of 2013 and 2014, and that the club option is worth $4 million.
McGowan, 30, missed the entire 2009 and 2010 seasons due...
Right-hander Dustin McGowan and the Toronto Blue Jays have agreed to a $4.1 million, three-year contract that adds an additional two seasons and $3.5 million to the deal he reached in December.
Under the deal announced Monday, McGowan keeps the $600,000 salary for this year from his previous contract, and salaries of $1.5 million annually are added for 2013 and 2014. Toronto has...
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March 26, 2012
Dustin McGowan and Kyle Drabek each pitched three solid innings Thursday and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Houston Astros 6-3.
McGowan, bidding for a spot in Toronto's rotation after three years of arm
and knee problems, gave up one unearned run in his second spring start. Drabek followed and also allowed an unearned run.
Travis Snider hit a two-run double against Zach Duke...
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March 15, 2012