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Erik Goeddel | Relief Pitcher | #62

Team: Los Angeles Dodgers
Age / DOB:  (29) / 12/20/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'3" / 190
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: UCLA
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 24 (0) / NYM
Contract: view contract details

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Dodgers claimed RHP Erik Goeddel off waivers from the Mariners.
Goeddel is out of options, so he'll join the major league club this weekend in Washington, D.C. A corresponding move by the Dodgers will be announced later Friday. Goeddel, 29, holds a 3.78 ERA and 118/43 K/BB ratio over 112 relief innings at the major league level. Coincidentally, the Dodgers just signed his brother, Tyler, to a minor league contract earlier this week. May 18 - 2:12 PM

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Mariners designated RHP Erik Goeddel for assignment.

Goeddel earned a win with two scoreless innings of relief Tuesday night against the Rangers, but the Mariners needed to clear out a 40-man roster spot for Christian Bergman, who will make a spot start on Wednesday. Goeddel has a 1.23 ERA in 7 1/3 major league innings this season and should draw interest on waivers.
May 16 - 1:51 PM

Mariners purchased the contract of RHP Erik Goeddel from Triple-A Tacoma.

Goeddel will join the Mariners' bullpen ahead of Thursday night's game against the A's. He had worked nine scoreless innings of relief this year at Tacoma.
May 3 - 2:11 PM

Mariners signed RHP Erik Goeddel to a minor league contract.

Goeddel was released by the Rangers on Monday evening and quickly scooped up by Seattle on Tuesday morning. The 29-year-old reliever holds a solid 3.96 ERA and 1.20 WHIP in 104 2/3 career major league innings, though he struggled in 2017 with the Mets and had not looked good this spring in the Cactus League.
Mar 20 - 11:45 AM

Jeff Todd of reports that the Mariners have agreed to a deal with right-hander Erik Goeddel.

Goeddel was granted his release from the Rangers on Monday so that he could explore other options and it looks as though he has already found a favorable destination. It's unclear if it's going to be on a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training, or if he'll simply begin in the minor leagues. Goeddel allowed four runs over 5 2/3 innings of Cactus League play with the Rangers
Mar 20 - 9:27 AM

Rangers released RHP Erik Goeddel.

Goeddel had allowed four runs on seven hits and two walks in 5 2/3 innings of work this spring in the Cactus League. The 29-year-old right-hander will try to latch on with a new organization ahead of Opening Day.
Mar 19 - 5:17 PM

Rangers signed RHP Erik Goeddel to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.

Goeddel, 28, struggled with a 5.28 ERA over 28 innings with the Mets in 2017. He'll provide some bullpen depth in the spring.
Tue, Dec 19, 2017 01:56:00 PM

Erik Goeddel has elected to become a free agent.

Goeddel was recently pushed off the Mets' 40-man roster and passed through waivers unclaimed. The 28-year-old right-hander may have to settle for a non-guaranteed minor league contract this winter after registering a 5.28 ERA over 29 innings of relief with New York in 2017.
Wed, Oct 25, 2017 02:38:00 PM

Erik Goeddel (dizziness) tossed one-third of an inning in his return to action Monday versus the Marlins.

Goeddel came down with dizziness and blurred vision a week ago, but he felt improvement after being put on medication. He only threw one pitch in Monday's game, inducing a fielder's choice to finally get the Mets out of a seven-run fifth inning for Miami.
Tue, Sep 19, 2017 08:55:00 AM

Erik Goeddel is being examined back in New York after experiencing dizziness and blurred vision.

The right-handed reliever obviously won't be available for Tuesday night's game at Wrigley Field. Goeddel holds a 3.95 ERA, 1.21 WHIP, and 32/11 K/BB ratio in 27 1/3 innings this season out of the Mets' bullpen.
Tue, Sep 12, 2017 04:41:00 PM

Mets recalled RHP Erik Goeddel from Triple-A Las Vegas.

Goeddel will work in middle relief now that he is back up with the Mets. Should he get into a game, it would be the 28-year-old right-hander's first in the bigs this season. During the 2016 campaign, he pitched to a 4.54 ERA and 36/14 K/BB ratio in 35 2/3 innings while bouncing back-and-forth between Triple-A and the Mets.
Wed, Jun 21, 2017 06:08:00 PM

Mets optioned RHP Erik Goeddel to Triple-A Las Vegas.

Goeddel bounced back from the majors to the minors a couple of times last season while posting a 4.54 ERA and 36/14 K/BB ratio over 35 2/3 innings. He required surgery after the season to remove bone spurs from his elbow. The Mets will keep him as bullpen depth in the minors for now.
Wed, Mar 22, 2017 08:24:00 AM

Erik Goeddel underwent surgery in October to remove bone spurs from his elbow.

The surgery was previously unreported. He's good to go now and will try to compete for a bullpen spot this spring. The 28-year-old compiled a 4.54 ERA and 36/14 K/BB ratio over 35 2/3 innings last season.
Tue, Feb 14, 2017 01:10:00 PM

Mets recalled RHP Erik Goeddel from Triple-A Las Vegas.

Goeddel owns a 4.55 ERA and 30/8 K/BB ratio over 29 2/3 innings at the major league level this season. The 27-year-old gives Terry Collins another option out of his bullpen.
Tue, Sep 6, 2016 10:53:00 AM

Mets optioned RHP Erik Goeddel to Triple-A Las Vegas.

Goeddel was just up for Wednesday's game against the Cardinals. He tossed 1 2/3 innings of two-run ball in the 8-1 loss. Goeddel has pitched to a 4.55 ERA in 29 1/3 innings at the major league level this season. Now back to Triple-A.
Thu, Aug 25, 2016 12:00:00 AM

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2Pedro Baez
3Josh Fields
4Tony Cingrani
5Scott Alexander
6Tom Koehler
7Daniel Hudson
8Yimi Garcia
9Erik Goeddel
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