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Brandon Beachy | Starting Pitcher

Team: Los Angeles Dodgers
Age / DOB:  (28) / 9/3/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 215
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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Dodgers placed RHP Brandon Beachy on the 60-day disabled list with an elbow injury.
The move clears a 40-man roster spot for Dustin McGowan, who was signed to a one-year contract this weekend. Beachy is working his way back from a second Tommy John surgery and probably won't be an option for the Dodgers' rotation until early June. Feb 23 - 9:54 AM

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Dodgers signed RHP Brandon Beachy to a one-year, $2.75 million contract.

The deal also includes a club option for 2016. The 28-year-old hurler is currently battling back from a second Tommy John surgery and isn't expected to be ready until around May. He's a terrific depth signing for the Dodgers as he offers immense upside if he is able to regain his pre-surgery form.
Feb 21 - 1:48 PM

Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports that the Dodgers have agreed to a one-year contract with free agent right-hander Brandon Beachy.

The deal includes a club option for 2016. Beachy is expected to begin the season on the disabled list as he continues to recover from his second Tommy John surgery. It's a nice low-risk, high-reward signing for the Dodgers as Beachy owns a career 3.23 ERA, 1.13 WHIP and 275/86 K/BB ratio over 267 2/3 innings.
Feb 21 - 1:36 PM

Brandon Beachy isn't planning to sign with a team until sometime in early- to mid-February.

Beachy was said to be close to a deal with an undisclosed club late last week, but those talks apparently fell apart. Here's the statement from Beachy's agent, Rob Martin: "Brandon has decided not to sign a contract at this time. With each day his arm is getting stronger and he’s feeling even more confident about his progress. Thus, he is going to continue with his throwing program and make a decision closer to spring training." The 28-year-old right-hander is recovering from his second Tommy John elbow surgery.
Jan 29 - 1:20 PM

Darren Wolfson of 1500 ESPN Twin Cities hears Brandon Beachy has chosen a new team and is finalizing some contractual details with the club.

Wolfson is led to believe that team isn't the Twins. Beachy won't be ready for the start of the season as he continues his recovery from a second Tommy John surgery, but he could be back and contributing for a club sometime in May. The Braves have also been counted out of the running for the 28-year-old, but a number of other clubs had interest. We should know his new organization soon.
Jan 24 - 4:13 PM

Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish reports that the Braves are no longer in the running to sign free agent right-hander Brandon Beachy.

The Braves have a number of options for the fifth spot in their starting rotation, so the report doesn't come as a big surprise. Beachy, 28, is working his way back from his second Tommy John surgery and likely won't be ready until sometime in May. He has reportedly thrown for seven teams in recent weeks and is said to be close to making a decision on where to sign.
Jan 15 - 5:49 PM

Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News reports the Rangers are no longer involved in the running for Brandon Beachy.

The Rangers were one of the teams previously believed to have interest in the right-hander, but Grant hears the club has backed out as Beachy nears a decision. He's certainly not a safe investment, as the 28-year-old is recovering from his second Tommy John surgery. Even with the Rangers out, Beachy is receiving interest from at least six clubs and could find a new home by the end of the week.
Jan 7 - 11:02 PM

David O'Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution hears the Braves have stayed in contact with free agent Brandon Beachy.

O'Brien adds that the club remains interested in the right-hander. Beachy is expected to sign somewhere by the end of the week, and he's thrown for seven teams over the past two weeks. Beachy, 28, is still working his way back from a second Tommy John surgery on his right elbow and will likely be ready to contribute around May.
Jan 7 - 6:57 PM

Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish heard from a source that free agent right-hander Brandon Beachy is aiming to sign with a team by the end of this week.

Cotillo says Beachy has thrown for seven different teams over the past 10 days and is now asking for final offers from six of those clubs. The 28-year-old starter is recovering from the second Tommy John reconstructive elbow surgery of his career and probably won't be ready for major league action until sometime in May 2015. But he owns a shiny 3.23 ERA, 1.13 WHIP, and 9.2 K/9 in 267 2/3 big league frames.
Jan 6 - 5:39 PM

Brandon Beachy's agent, Robert Martin, told Gerry Fraley of the Dallas Morning News that the Rangers are among the teams showing interest in his client.

"Several teams are still reviewing his medicals," Martin said via e-mail. "I do not think a decision is imminent, but he does have multiple offers." Beachy, who is working his way back from a second Tommy John surgery, was non-tendered by the Braves earlier this month. He probably won't contribute much in the first half next season, but Beachy holds a career 3.23 ERA over 46 starts and is worth a gamble on an incentive-laden deal.
Fri, Dec 19, 2014 12:09:00 PM

Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish reports that free agent right-hander Brandon Beachy already "has multiple offers in hand."

Beachy was non-tendered by the Braves on Tuesday, but teams have moved quickly to express their interest. In fact, Cotillo hears that 10 teams are in the mix and that Beachy could sign during next week's Winter Meetings. Despite coming off his second Tommy John surgery, he's expected to receive a major league contract.
Thu, Dec 4, 2014 05:16:00 PM

Braves non-tendered RHP Brandon Beachy.

Beachy is working his way back from a second Tommy John surgery and the Braves have elected not to retain him at the rate he'd earn in arbitration. It's possible they could still work out a deal, but they were unable to do so before the deadline and now Beachy can negotiate with anyone. The righty holds a career 3.23 ERA over 46 starts, so he'll get a shot somewhere.
Tue, Dec 2, 2014 06:27:00 PM

Braves activated RHP Brandon Beachy from the 60-day disabled list.

The 28-year-old hurler missed the entirety of the 2014 regular season after undergoing Tommy John surgery in March. He's expected to be ready to return early in 2015.
Fri, Oct 31, 2014 11:29:00 PM

Braves transferred RHP Brandon Beachy from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.

Beachy underwent Tommy John surgery last month. The Braves will hope to get him back early on next season.
Sun, Mar 30, 2014 08:48:00 AM

Brandon Beachy is scheduled to undergo Tommy John reconstructive elbow surgery Friday in Los Angeles.

Beachy, like teammate Kris Medlen, will miss the entire 2014 season and possibly part of 2015. It's the second Tommy John elbow procedure for both Braves pitchers. Beachy, 27, owns a fantastic 3.23 ERA and 1.13 WHIP in 267 2/3 career major league innings. He will be missed.
Thu, Mar 20, 2014 11:52:00 AM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Yasmani Grandal
2A.J. Ellis
3Austin Barnes
4Ali Solis
1B1Adrian Gonzalez
2B1Howie Kendrick
2Justin Turner
3Alex Guerrero
4Enrique Hernandez
SS1Jimmy Rollins
2Darwin Barney
3B1Juan Uribe
LF1Carl Crawford
2Chris Heisey
3Scott Van Slyke
4Scott Schebler
CF1Joc Pederson
RF1Yasiel Puig
2Andre Ethier
3Kyle Jensen
4Matt Carson
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Clayton Kershaw
2Zack Greinke
3Hyun-Jin Ryu
4Brandon McCarthy
5Brett Anderson
6Juan Nicasio
7Joe Wieland
8Zach Lee
9Brandon Beachy
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Kenley Jansen
2Joel Peralta
3J.P. Howell
4Brandon League
5Chris Hatcher
6Dustin McGowan
7Pedro Baez
8Paco Rodriguez
9Yimi Garcia
10Carlos Frias
11Chris Withrow
12Mike Adams
13Chad Gaudin
14David Huff