Josh Beckett faced 14 batters tonight against Seattle. Seven reached base, and while that’s bad, look at it this way: only four stayed there! …because three (Jesus Montero, Stefen Romero, and Justin Smoak) crushed dingers and needed only to jog lightly around the bases. Extrapolated over a full season, that puts him on pace for approximately 382,918 homers allowed. (Roughly....
An unexpected boost?
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GLENDALE, Ariz. – Josh Beckett’s comeback from surgery got off to a promising start Sunday with three strikeouts over two scoreless innings as the Los Angeles Dodgers and a San Diego Padres split squad played to a 3-3 tie.
Beckett allowed one hit in his first spring training appearance since having a rib and muscle tissue removed last July in a procedure to alleviate a nerve...
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Josh Beckett's comeback from surgery got off to a promising start Sunday with three strikeouts over two scoreless innings as the Los Angeles Dodgers and a San Diego Padres split squad played to a 3-all tie.
The game was stopped after nine innings. Padres center fielder Cameron Maybin left in the fifth with an apparent injury to his left shoulder.
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GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Dodgers right-hander Josh Beckett felt good Thursday morning. Although that doesn't otherwise rate as significant spring training news, in Beckett's case it's fairly significant.
In fact, any day he feels good is a major step forward. Beckett is on a comeback from surgery that knocked his career off track last season and still leaves him with a small...
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...
Dodgers right-hander Josh Beckett had his season cut short last July due to thoracic outlet surgery, but he’s ready to reclaim his spot in the starting rotation this spring.
According to Ken Gurnick of MLB.com, Beckett threw 30 pitches in a bullpen session today without any visible discomfort. Interestingly, he said that he felt numbness and tingling in his fingers “for years”...
Josh Beckett said he will be ready for the start of the Dodgers' season after having a rib removed last July in a surgery to alleviate a nerve condition that was affecting his right arm
''I don't have numbness and tingling, anymore,'' Beckett said Monday.
No doubts, either.
The right-hander is expected to battle newly acquired Paul Maholm for the fifth...
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26 days ago
Josh Beckett was traded from the Red Sox to the Dodgers, but he got in some parting shots on his former organization's environment.