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Dodgers Rumors: Josh Beckett mulling retirement

Los Angeles Dodgers starter Josh Beckett was put on the DL last month, with manager Don Mattingly saying that he expected the right-hander to pitch again this season. Unfortunately for the Dodgers and Beckett, that turned out to be a premature assessment. Becket told reporters on Friday that he was done.#453822774 / gettyimages.comAccording to a report by Mark Saxon for ESPN Los...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
14 days ago  |  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
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Beckett to decide future in offseason

Josh Beckett, who was a World Series MVP at the age of 23 and threw a no-hitter at the age of 34, said Friday he is mulling retirement. The news came after the right-hander confirmed he will need season-ending surgery to repair a torn labrum. Beckett was working his way back from a left hip injury with the Los Angeles Dodgers, but said he reached a plateau in his rehab and was...
Via Pro Sports Daily
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers Injury Update: Josh Beckett likely done for season

The Los Angeles Dodgers entered a weekend series against the Arizona Diamondbacks with a 78-62 record, first in the National League West. They are lead by a pitching staff that is sixth in the league in ERA at 3.30. The Dodgers  will have to make the stretch run without Josh Beckett, who is likely done for the season.#453131400 / gettyimages.comOur own Chris Arndt reported on...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett considering retirement

http://sports-kings.com/readingbetweentheseams/dodgers-pitcher-josh-beckett-considering-retirement/ Sports-Kings - The Kings of Sports Lists - Sports bloggers that cover the NFL, MLB, NHL, NBA, fantasy sports, college sports and much more. From funny videos to pictures we have it all
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett considering retirement

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett has had a full career.  He’s won two World Series (2003 Florida Marlins, 2007 Boston Red Sox).  He’s played in three All-Star games (2007, 2009, 2011).  He’s won 20 games in a season (2007).  All this and he’s only 34 years old.  But he may be ready to walk away from the game.  According to Mark Saxon of ESPNLosAngeles.com,...
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15 days ago  |  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...
Via NESN.com
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers' Beckett won't return this season, mulling retirement

  Josh Beckett won't return to the mound for the Los Angeles Dodgers this season, and the injured pitcher is mulling retirement. He went on the disabled list for the third time Aug. 4 with a left hip impingement after being on the DL in July for the same injury. The right-hander was 6-6 with a 2.88 ERA in 20 starts. Beckett says he doesn't think he can continue his career...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers RHP Josh Beckett won't return this season

LOS ANGELES (AP) Josh Beckett won't return to the mound for the Los Angeles Dodgers this season, and the injured pitcher is mulling retirement. He went on the disabled list for the third time Aug. 4 with a left hip impingement after being on the DL in July for the same injury. The right-hander was 6-6 with a 2.88 ERA in 20 starts. Beckett says he doesn't think he can continue...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers' Josh Beckett likely out for season with hip injury

By the sounds of things, the Dodgers' rotation depth will continue being tested for the rest of the 2014 season. That's because right-hander Josh Beckett, who's been sidelined since Aug. 3 with a torn labrum in his left hip, isn't likely to pitch again this year.
Via Pro Sports Daily
17 days ago  |  Discuss

The Massive Dodgers / Red Sox Trade, Two Years Later

Two years ago, the Dodgers and Red Sox made the biggest trade you’ll ever see. Time to update the old scoreboard! Setting aside the dollars for a minute, here’s how the Nick Punto trade stands at the moment, 24 months on. The charts below contain only production given directly to the Dodgers and Red Sox since the day of the trade, and since some of the players have since moved...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers Injury Update: Hanley Ramirez, Josh Beckett

Amidst a pennant race, the Los Angeles Dodgers received some good news about slugger Hanley Ramirez, and also an update on starter Josh Beckett, according to an article by Michael Lananna  of MLB.com."If he's (Ramirez) good to go, I'm playing him," Manager Don Mattingly said.The slugging shortstop has been on the DL since August 9th battling a right oblique injury...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers, Beckett won't rule out return to mound

The Los Angeles Dodgers aren’t the healthiest group at the moment with key contributors Juan Uribe, Hanley Ramirez and Hyun-Jin Ryu all landing on the disabled list over the last ten days. No one in that trio, though, is expected to miss significant time. Good depth on the roster and a 4.5 game lead over San Francisco in the NL West heading into Sunday’s game against Milwaukee...
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August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Josh Beckett back to the DL

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August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Dodgers place Josh Beckett on DL with hip impingement, groin strain

The Dodgers have placed right-hander Josh Beckett on the 15-day disabled list with both a hip impingement and a groin strain, the team announced. The move cleared a roster spot for the recently acquired Roberto Hernandez. Beckett, 34, has been dealing with the hip problem for a while and has been trying to pitch through it. The groin strain could be related. Beckett will be shut...
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August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Dodgers Injury Update: Josh Beckett placed on DL

The Los Angeles Dodgers entered a weekend series against the Milwaukee Brewers with a record of 66-50, first in the National League West. Although good offensively at 10th in the Major Leagues in runs scored, the Dodgers are lead by a pitching staff that is 5th in ERA at 3.31. But the Dodgers received a major blow when Josh Beckett was placed on the disabled list with a hip and...
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August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Dodgers Place Josh Beckett On DL with Hip Impingement, Groin Strain

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Josh Beckett has been dealing with hip problems during the course of this season, and they are finally severe enough to force him to miss some time. Beckett, who pitched for the Boston Red Sox from 2006-2012, was placed on the 15-day disabled list by the Dodgers on Friday with both a left hip impingement and a groin strain, but it could be much...
Via NESN.com
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Dodgers place Beckett on DL with hip injury; Hernandez activated

  The Los Angeles Dodgers placed Josh Beckett on the 15-day disabled list for the third time this season prior to their game Friday with the Milwaukee Brewers. Beckett, who is 6-6 with a 2.88 ERA in 20 starts for the Dodgers this season, has a left hip impingement. The move is retroactive to August 4. He is expected to be out about two weeks. The 14-year veteran made three starts...
Via AP on Fox
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Dodgers place Beckett on DL with hip injury

MILWAUKEE (AP) The Los Angeles Dodgers placed Josh Beckett on the 15-day disabled list for the third time this season prior to their game Friday with the Milwaukee Brewers. Beckett, who is 6-6 with a 2.88 ERA in 20 starts for the Dodgers this season, has a left hip impingement. The move is retroactive to August 4. He is expected to be about two weeks. The 14-year veteran made three...
Via AP on Fox
August 08, 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...
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August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Matt Kemp, Carl Crawford, Josh Beckett All Clear Waivers

‘Tis the season for Major League Baseball players to be put on waivers, clear through waivers and ultimately, have nothing happen. But then again, you never know. CBSSports.com’s Jon Heyman reports a handful of Los Angeles Dodgers passed through waivers on Tuesday. Outfielders Matt Kemp, Andre Ethier and Carl Crawford as well as starting pitcher Josh Beckett all cleared waivers...
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August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Cubs 7, Dodgers 3: Bad Pitching Is Bad

I think a lot of fans hate hearing about “BABIP” and “regression,” but this is why we talk about it: because it’s real. Just like we all knew that Tim Hudson wouldn’t keep his ERA under 2.00 all season up in San Francisco, it was pretty clear that Josh Beckett wasn’t going to pitch like a top-10 starter all season in Los Angeles, and that was before the hip injury that’s...
Via Dodgers Digest
August 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Cubs @ Dodgers August 3, 2014: Josh Beckett, Edwin Jackson and the Death of ERA

Here’s me on Twitter, a few days ago: Edwin Jackson‘s ERA is more than 3 runs higher than Josh Beckett‘s. They’re the same pitcher. Have at it. http://t.co/u1m6MDpvxF — Mike Petriello (@mike_petriello) August 1, 2014 I said that not realizing that Edwin Jackson and Josh Beckett were actually scheduled to face off this afternoon in Los Angeles, but that they are is even...
Via Dodgers Digest
August 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Which Starting Pitchers Should The Dodgers Target On Waivers?

Now that the waiver period is upon is, the Dodgers are going to have to dig deep for starters. Dan Haren blew up again last night and seems finished. Josh Beckett‘s health isn’t guaranteed. The Dodgers need another starting pitcher. Chad outlined the internal options earlier today, which are generally unappealing and flawed. However, there are also external options who can still...
Via Dodgers Digest
August 02, 2014  |  Discuss

MLB Trade Rumors: Los Angeles Dodgers Looking for Relief Help

The Los Angeles Dodgers have reportedly backed off their pursuit of a starting pitcher and are looking for relief help instead. Of course, there’s a good reason to take any statements about a team’s plans with a grain of salt at this time of year. However, the Dodgers would benefit more from adding a good reliever or two than from adding a big name in their rotation. As things...
Via Baseball News Source
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss
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