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Brad Meyers | Starting Pitcher

Team: Washington Nationals
Age / DOB:  (29) / 9/13/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'6' / 195
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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Nationals released RHP Brad Meyers.
The 28-year-old former Rule 5 pick had been pitching for Double-A Harrisburg where he posted a disappointing 7.12 ERA, 2.17 WHIP and 11/13 K/BB ratio over 24 innings of work. Jun 8 - 4:41 PM

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Yankees returned Rule 5 pick RHP Brad Meyers to the Nationals.

The Nationals have assigned him to Triple-A Syracuse. Meyers, 27, didn't pitch at all this season due to a right shoulder injury suffered while working out last offseason.
Wed, Oct 31, 2012 01:00:00 PM

Yankees transferred RHP Brad Meyers from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.

The move clears a spot for the newly-claimed Ryota Igarashi on the active roster. Meyers hasn't pitched since early April due to a right labrum strain.
Tue, May 29, 2012 03:15:00 PM

Yankees placed RHP Brad Meyers on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to March 26, with a right labrum strain.

Meyers, who was selected from the Nationals in December's Rule 5 Draft, didn't appear in a game this spring after injuring his should while working out during the offseason. The timetable for his return isn't yet clear, but he'll likely need to spend a couple of weeks in the minors before being a legitimate consideration for a call-up.
Wed, Apr 4, 2012 08:28:00 PM

Yankees selected RHP Brad Meyers from the Nationals in the Rule 5 draft.

Meyers, 26, has been used almost exclusively as a starter in the minors, but if he's going to stick with the Yankees, it will be as a long reliever. The former fifth-round pick has a nice minor league track record, having posting a 2.86 ERA, 1.21 WHIP and 378/105 K/BB ratio over 453 frames. He spent most of 2011 at Triple-A, holding a 3.48 ERA and 1.31 WHIP over 17 games -- 16 starts.
Thu, Dec 8, 2011 11:34:00 AM

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