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Red Sox Playoff Moments: Josh Beckett’s 2007 ALCS Game 1 Gem (Video)

Love him or hate him, Josh Beckett was a stud for the Boston Red Sox in 2007. Beckett won 20 regular-season games en route to finishing second in American League Cy Young voting. His most impressive work, however, came in the playoffs, when Beckett helped guide the Red Sox to their second World Series title in four years. Beckett was dominant in Boston’s American League Championship...
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers Injury Update: Josh Beckett retiring

The Los Angeles Dodgers season ended following a 3-2 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday in Game 4 of the NLDS. Although finishing the regular season with 94 wins and ranked sixth in both runs scored and ERA, they came up short of advancing to the NLCS. Not only did the season end for the Dodgers, but it marked the end of the career for pitcher Josh Beckett, who announced...
Via Sports Injury Alert
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-Sox Josh Beckett Announces Retirement

After his Los Angeles Dodgers were eliminated last night from the playoffs, Josh Beckett announced his retirement from baseball. The 34-year old has two World Series rings—in 2003 with the Marlins and in 2007 with the Red Sox. Earlier this year, he pitched a no-hitter against the Philadelphia Phillies. Beckett finishes his career with a 138-106 mark and a 3.88 ERA. At times controversial...
Via FenwayNation
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Josh Beckett is going to retire

Tweet Josh Beckett announced his retirement after the team was eliminated from the National League Division Series on Tuesday night. Former Red Sox pitcher Josh Beckett, who threw a no-hitter for the Dodgers in May but spent most of the last three months of the season on the disabled list, announced his retirement after the team was eliminated from the National League Division Series...
Via Los That Sports Blog
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Josh Beckett Says He’s Retiring After 14 Seasons In Major Leagues

Josh Beckett has had enough. The prickly right-handed pitcher is walking away from baseball, as he announced his retirement Tuesday night after the Los Angeles Dodgers were eliminated by the St. Louis Cardinals in the National League Division Series. Beckett, who threw a no-hitter earlier this season, had his season come to a premature end because of a hip injury. Beckett suffered...
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Josh Beckett and the Hurtful Yet Hilarious Case of the Unrequited High Five (GIF)

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...
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September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Dodgers’ Josh Beckett considering retirement

Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Josh Beckett said Friday that he is considering retirement. Beckett will need season-ending surgery to repair a torn Labrum, which requires four months of recovery. “As far as the progress has gone with this thing, I think Donnie [Mattingly, the Dodgers' manager] said it yesterday: It’s just not going to happen this year,” Beckett said...
Via Sports-Glory
September 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Josh Beckett considering retirement

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...
September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Dodgers Injury Update: Josh Beckett's season could be over

The Los Angeles Dodgers have likely lost starting pitcher Josh Beckett for the remainder of the season. The Los Angeles Times' Bill Shaikin announced Thursday afternoon that Beckett's MRI revealed enough damage to his hip that he may not pitch again in 2014.Josh Beckett had an MRI on hip, likely to go on DL, possible he's out for season. Roberto Hernandez takes his spot...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Dodgers: Why Josh Beckett has been the biggest surprise

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...
June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

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