JOSH BECKETT RUMORS & GOSSIP
What Happened In 2014: Contributed, when nobody expected it.
Entering the season, nobody expected much out of Josh Beckett. He ended 2013 with major surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome, removing a rib to relieve nerve pressure in his pitching shoulder. It was a major procedure, one that ends careers for a lot...
When Apple co-founder Steve Jobs passed away in 2011, a biography was released and several biopics were put into production. One of the films, penned by wordsmith Aaron Sorkin, is set to unfold in three acts, focusing on the launch of the original Macintosh, NeXT, and the reveal of the iPod. Sorkin’s belief is that rather than telling an origin story following Jobs’ life and...
The Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Francisco Giants by a score of 4-2 on Tuesday, reducing the team’s magic number to clinch the National League West to a mere two with four games remaining on the schedule. The game was marred by some extracurricular activities when Yaisel Puig rushed the mound and benches cleared […] The post Josh Beckett and the Hurtful Yet Hilarious Case...
Josh Beckett’s latest injury has him thinking about hanging up his cleats. The Los Angeles Dodgers starter was recovering from a hip injury when doctors told him he’d need surgery to repair a torn labrum. He admitted Friday that he was shut down for the season and that he was mulling retirement. “As far as the progress has gone with this thing, I think Donnie (Mattingly...
The Los Angeles Dodgers will have to continue their mix and match season at shortstop as a result of not one, but two injury developments on Sunday. The first of those came prior to Sunday's game, when Erisbel Arruebarena was placed on the DL with a right hip flexor strain and was replaced by Carlos Triunfel, as reported by Dylan Hernandez of the LA Times:Right hip flexor strain...
We’ll get to the Dodgers in a second, but first, that Padres lineup. Chase Headley is out again with back pain; Carlos Quentin is out with a sore knee. Jedd Gyorko is still on the disabled list with plantar fasciitis, though he was arguably the worst player in baseball before that. So what they’re left with is, well, that. Tommy Medica, with six career major league homers...
Josh Beckett has been a pleasant surprise for the Dodgers in 2014
In a best-of-five series, no team wants to face the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Ace Clayton Kershaw may be the best pitcher on the planet. The two-time Cy Young winner arguably should have a third, but R.A. Dickey came out of nowhere with an unbelievable season.
The Dodgers No.2 pitcher would be an ace on most teams. Former...
Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Josh Beckett picked up his third win of the season in dramatic fashion Sunday by throwing his first career no-hitter against the Philadelphia Phillies. The 21st no-hitter in #Dodgers history belongs to Josh Beckett. A Memorial Day Weekend to remember.— Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) May 25, 2014 Josh Beckett throws a no-hitter against #Phils...
Uh, oh. A certain monster is beginning to rear it’s ugly head in Los Angeles. And we’re not talking about “Godzilla(2014″).
Brian Wilson is struggling way too much this season.
I am talking about the monster known affectionately as “team meeting.” Sports fans know that term all too well.
When their team is struggling, the players, sometimes sans coaches, have some...
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Finally, we have some reports of Josh Beckett throwing off a mound, and reporting he can feel his hand.Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS) is no joke. Imagine you had made $100 million from age 21-33. Your job is great fun when things go well, but things get very dark when they don't. Lately, you've been bad at your job because of this syndrome. Your choices are to retire on...