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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Dodgers Designate Brian Wilson for Assignment

The Los Angeles Dodgers have designated 3 time  all-star Brian Wilson for assignment this afternoon, as the Dodgers announced the move on Twitter: The Dodgers have designated reliever Brian Wilson for assignment to make room for Brandon McCarthy on the 40-man roster. — Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) December 16, 2014 As the Dodgers explained, Wilson was DFA’d in order to...
Via Baseball Essential
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers DFA Brian Wilson, make Brandon McCarthy official

During Farhan Zaidi’s press conference discussing the Brandon McCarthy signing, the Dodgers designated Brian Wilson for assignment to make room for McCarthy on the 40-man roster. This is certainly a move some have, for lack of a better term, fantasized about but thought it was a pipe dream of sorts. Then we remember this isn’t Ned Colletti’s front office anymore. “This was...
Via Dodgers Digest
5 days ago  |  Discuss

McCarthy and Dodgers finalize 4-year contract

LOS ANGELES (AP) Pitcher Brandon McCarthy and the Los Angeles Dodgers have finalized a four-year contract. The deal was agreed to last week at the winter meetings and announced Tuesday. A 31-year-old right-hander, McCarthy was 3-10 with a 5.01 ERA in 18 starts this year for Arizona, which traded him to the Yankees on July 6 for pitcher Vidal Nuno. McCarthy went 7-5 with a 2.89 ERA...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Dodgers sign two former A’s pitchers

When the Los Angeles Dodgers traded Dan Haren to the Miami Marlins, I was concerned about the teams’ sense of humor. Haren (@ithrow88) is a great follow on Twitter, despite only having 45 career tweets. His best, this one: Haren Pitching at Coors Field #ScaryStoriesIn5Words — dan haren (@ithrow88) October 31, 2014 Self-depreciating humor is the best humor, and Haren mastered...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Podcast: ‘Dugout Blues’ episode 105 – Mike, and all of the trades

On this episode of “Dugout Blues,” Jared Massey (Dodgers Nation) and have Mike on the podcast for the second time. Despite shoddy internet on Jared’s end, Mike hung around for a bit before having to bail. There wasn’t much to talk about, except for all of the trades and reported signing of Brandon McCarthy (which should be official any time now). We’ve never really witnessed...
Via Dodgers Digest
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon McCarthy Flawlessly Photoshops Himself Into A Dodgers Jersey

Last week, pitcher Brandon McCarthy signed with the Los Angeles Dodgers in a move that will net him $48 million over the next four years. McCarthy must have been incredibly excited about the prospect of wearing a Dodgers uniform. Instead of waiting, McCarthy decided to “photoshop” a picture of himself so that he’d be wearing Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon McCarthy uses MS Paint to update Twitter avatar for Dodgers

Starting pitcher Brandon McCarthy signed with the Los Angeles Dodgers during a wave of hot stove action last week and probably one of his next orders of business is finding a home in a new city. Nevertheless, McCarthy carved out some time, though very little, to update his Twitter avatar, which had showed him wearing Yankees' pinstripes. Here it is after the MS Paint update: It's...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon McCarthy Photoshops Twitter Avatar After Signing With Dodgers (Photo)

Brandon McCarthy is a better pitcher then he is an artist. The free-agent pitcher reportedly agreed to a four-year, $48 million deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers that was finalized Monday, ESPN’s Jerry Crasnick reports, citing league sources. But that left his Twitter avatar in a weird spot. McCarthy couldn’t keep up the image of him in a New York Yankees uniform, so he wasted...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Be very afraid of the revamped Los Angeles Dodgers

Just when we had gotten use to the new Los Angeles Dodgers and their bottomless, oft-used wallet, they’ve gone and changed it up once again. There was once a time where the Dodgers couldn’t say no to an expensive veteran and could give a contract extension to just about anyone on the roster. They were a good team, but not the elite team many had thought they could become. But...
Via The Outside Corner
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Be very afraid of the revamped Los Angeles Dodgers

Just when we had gotten use to the new Los Angeles Dodgers and their bottomless, oft-used wallet, they’ve gone and changed it up once again. There was once a time where the Dodgers couldn’t say no to an expensive veteran and could give a contract extension to just about anyone on the roster. They were a good team, but not the elite team many had thought they could become. But...
Via Bloguin Best
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers Trade for Howie Kendrick, Sign Brandon McCarthy

The Los Angeles Dodgers added Howie Kendrick via trade with the Los Angeles Angels and signed free agent pitcher Brandon McCarthy to  a four year deal worth $48 million. Earlier Wednesday night the Dodgers completed a blockbuster deal with the Miami Marlins that allowed them to add pitching prospect Andrew Heaney. They then shipped Heaney to the Marlins in exchange for Kendrick...
Via Baseball News Source
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers Bet On Brandon McCarthy’s Shoulder

Durability can be a difficult thing to prove, but it can be an easier thing to demonstrate. And teams are fond of players they can count on, which is one of the reasons why Nick Markakis got four guaranteed years while the Mariners sold a relatively cheap Michael Saunders. Francisco Liriano has a history of […]
Via Fangraphs
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers Acquire Howie Kendrick; Close To Signing Brandon McCarthy

The Los Angeles Dodgers have acquired Howie Kendrick from the Los Angeles Angels in exchange for LHP Andrew Heaney, who was just acquired himself only a few hours earlier from the Marlins in the six-player trade that sent Dee Gordon and Dan Haren to Miami. Kendrick, 32 in July, has spent his entire nine year career with the Halo’s, and has hit at a .292/.332/.424 clip in 1,081...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon McCarthy Signs With Yankees West

If reports are true, I cannot blame the Yankees for not matching the four-year offer Brandon McCarthy accepted last night from the Los Angeles Dodgers. McCarthy deserves, at-best, a three-year deal and, realistically, nothing more than a two-year deal. I also cannot blame McCarthy for going where the money is. Actually, the phrase "where the money is" is a bit misleading.  The Yankees...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers Continue Busy Day With Brandon McCarthy Signing

View image | gettyimages.com Mere minutes after my last post about the trade of Andrew Heaney to the Angels for Howie Kendrick, the Los Angeles Dodgers had another domino fall late on Wednesday night as they announced the signing of pitcher Brandon McCarthy to a four year, $48 million deal. The right-hander struggled in Arizona to begin the 2014 season, the final year of a two...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers Continue Busy Day With Brandon McCarthy Signing

View image | gettyimages.com Mere minutes after my last post about the trade of Andrew Heaney to the Angels for Howie Kendrick, the Los Angeles Dodgers had another domino fall late on Wednesday night as they announced the signing of pitcher Brandon McCarthy to a four year, $48 million deal. The right-hander struggled in Arizona to begin the 2014 season, the final year of a two...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers nearing four-year deal with Brandon McCarthy

The Dodgers and right handed pitcher Brandon McCarthy are closing in on a four-year deal reports Fox Sports’ Ken Rosenthal. With Dan Haren dealt to the Marlins earlier in the day the Dodgers are wasting no time in filling his rotation spot. McCarthy has always had flashes of being a front line starter but has constantly dealt with injuries and inconsistent stretches during his...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Dodgers To Sign Brandon McCarthy, Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop

I am without words. I am nearly without thoughts. I am a shaking puddle in the corner. I am unable to comprehend what is apparently going to be 10 trading deadlines of moves shoved into three hours. I am drained… and yet I am almost certain that this isn’t the end. Here’s what we know: Dee Gordon, Dan Haren, and Miguel Rojas went to Miami for Andrew Heaney, Enrique Hernandez...
Via Dodgers Digest
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers close to signing Brandon McCarthy to four-year deal

Somebody needs to tell Andrew Friedman to switch to decaf. The hyperactive day of Dodger transactions continues with Los Angeles reportedly now on the verge of signing starting pitcher Brandon McCarthy. Sources: #Dodgers close to four-year deal with free-agent RHP Brandon McCarthy. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) December 11, 2014 After their still not yet complete trades...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers close to signing Brandon McCarthy to four-year deal

Somebody needs to tell Andrew Friedman to switch to decaf. The hyperactive day of Dodger transactions continues with Los Angeles reportedly now on the verge of signing starting pitcher Brandon McCarthy. Sources: #Dodgers close to four-year deal with free-agent RHP Brandon McCarthy. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) December 11, 2014 After their still not yet complete trades...
Via The Outside Corner
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Free Agency: Brandon McCarthy

On July 6th of this past season, the Arizona Diamondbacks and New York Yankees swapped struggling pitchers, Brandon McCarthy and Vidal Nuno. McCarthy, who started 18 games for the Diamondbacks, posted a 5.01 ERA, 109.2 IP, with a 3-10 record. When the right-hander played with the Yankees, he pitched unbelievably, posting a 2.89 ERA, 90.1 IP, with a 7-5 record. Since joining the Bronx...
Via Baseball Essential
November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

The bargains of the 2015 MLB free agent class

In past years, I’ve often compared shopping in free agency to shopping at Whole Foods, in that everything is just more expensive than it should be. But given that I’m currently writing this post at my local Whole Foods — their oatmeal is actually pretty good, and not too expensive for mornings when work-from-home writers […]
Via Fangraphs
November 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Yankees Rumors: Team and Brandon McCarthy are talking

As I reported earlier in the week the New York Yankees are not currently interested in bringing in a high profile contract.  Jon Heyman is reporting however, that they are showing plenty of interest in re-signing free agent pitcher Brandon McCarthy. #454107666 / gettyimages.com yanks engaged brandon mccarthy but he's popular in market as 2nd-tier option (below scherzer, lester...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
November 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon McCarthy as a Value

In some ways, this feels like a blog post from ten years ago. The idea template, at least, is the same, but then, we weren’t complete idiots ten years ago. We knew less, but we didn’t know nothing. Brandon McCarthy is a free agent. He looks like a potentially valuable free agent, at least as […]
Via Fangraphs
November 06, 2014  |  Discuss
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