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61 Josh Beckett SP
Height/Weight: 6-5/230 | Birthdate: 5/15/1980 | Birthplace: Spring, TX | Bats/Throws: R/R | Team: Los Angeles | College: No College | MLB Experience: 14 | Salary: $15,750,000 | Owned/Started%: 33/3 | Average Draft Position: 253.04
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Josh Beckett able to play catch Saturday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(8/23/2014) Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett was able to play catch Saturday, according to MLB.com.

Beckett played catch while sitting. He's attempting to come back from a hip injury. There is still no timetable for his return despite making some progress. 


Josh Beckett yet to resume throwing


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/19/2014) Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett has yet to resume throwing after going on the disabled list in early August with a hip impingement, MLB.com reports.

"At this point, he's been out a little bit," manager Don Mattingly said Tuesday. "It's going to take him awhile before he can start throwing. Once that happens, it's going to take him a little while to get built up. Is there going to be enough time? I'm not sure."

It's looking more and more likely that Beckett won't be able to return to the mound this season, though the team has yet to rule him out officially.


Manager thinks Josh Beckett could pitch again this year


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/8/2014) Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said Friday that it's possible Josh Beckett pitches again this season, MLB.com reports.

Beckett was placed on the disabled list Friday with a hip impingement that teammates believe will sideline him for the remainder of the year. However, the manager isn't ruling out a return from Beckett just yet. The team also announced that he is dealing with a groin strain.


Report: Hip issue may cause Josh Beckett to retire


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/8/2014) Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett has a torn labrum and cysts in his left hip, which won't heal without surgery, MLB.com reports.

Teammates have said that Beckett will miss the remainder of the season and believe the injury may cause the pitcher to retire, though the team has yet to make an official announcement on Beckett's timetable aside from placing him on the disabled list Friday.


Josh Beckett placed on disabled list with hip impingement


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/8/2014) The Dodgers placed pitcher Josh Beckett on the 15-day disabled list Friday with a left hip impingement, the team announced.

Beckett may be sidelined for the remainder of the year with the hip injury. He owns a 2.88 ERA and 107:39 K:BB ratio in 115 2/3 innings over 20 starts.


Report: Josh Beckett might be out for season with hip injury


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(8/7/2014) Dodgers struggling right-hander Josh Beckett will likely be placed on the disabled list with a hip injury and might even be out for the year, per the Los Angeles Times.

Beckett, who underwent an MRI, will have his rotation spot assumed by Roberto Hernandez. If Beckett has indeed thrown his last pitch for the Dodgers this season, it will end with a 6-6 record and 2.88 ERA.


Hip problem could knock Josh Beckett out of Friday start


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(8/7/2014) The likely scratch of Dodgers right-hander Josh Beckett from his Friday start is not due to a slump, but rather to a hip issue, per the Orange County Register. Roberto Hernandez is set to replace him if he can't pitch.

Josh Beckett might be out of Dodgers rotation


by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
(8/7/2014) Struggling Dodgers veteran starter Josh Beckett might have been aced out of a rotation spot by just-acquired right-hander Roberto Hernandez, who has announced he's starting Friday in Milwaukee. Beckett had been scheduled to make that start.

The 34-year-old Beckett hasn't managed a quality start since June 26 and has yielded 16 runs on 30 hits in his last 22 innings pitched. His ERA has soared from 2.02 to 2.88 over his last five outings.


Josh Beckett loses another short outing Sunday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/3/2014) Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett took a loss Sunday, giving up three earned runs on six hits and three walks in four-plus innings while striking out six in his team's 7-3 defeat against the Cubs.

Beckett (6-6) hasn't finished the fifth inning in any of his last three starts, and he hasn't pitched more than five innings since the end of June. He gave up a single run in the first inning before serving up a two-run home run in the fifth and being removed after letting the next batter reach base as well. Beckett owns a 2.88 ERA and 107:39 K:BB ratio in 115 2/3 innings. He's scheduled to face the Brewers Friday.


Josh Beckett pulled in fifth inning vs. Braves Tuesday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(7/30/2014) Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett couldn't make it out of the fifth inning in a no-decision Tuesday, giving up four earned runs on nine hits and four walks in 4 1/3 innings and striking out two in his team's 8-4 win over the Braves.

Considering the number of baserunners the Braves had against Beckett, he's lucky the damage was limited to just four runs. He threw 105 pitches in the short outing before being removed. Beckett owns a 2.74 ERA and 101:36 K:BB ratio in 111 2/3 innings. He's set to take on the Cubs Sunday.


Josh Beckett unable to go four innings Tuesday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(7/22/2014) Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett lasted just 3 2/3 innings Tuesday.

Beckett was limited in his first start off the disabled list. He allowed four runs on six hits over 3 2/3 innings. Beckett threw 69 pitches before being removed from the game. He struck out four and did not issue any walks. 

Home runs wound up being a major issue for Beckett. He allowed three during the game. Neil Walker and Ike Davis went yard in the second inning, and Gregory Polanco struck in the third. Neil Walker added a run-scoring double, scoring the fourth run. 

The performance earned Beckett a no-decision. His next start is slated to come against the Braves.


Josh Beckett activated for Tuesday start


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(7/22/2014) As expected, Dodgers starting pitcher Josh Beckett was activated off the 15-day disabled list prior to his start Tuesday against the Pirates. Beckett has been sidelined since July 6 because of a torn labrum and two cysts in his hip.

Josh Beckett named Tuesday starter


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/21/2014) The Dodgers have confirmed that pitcher Josh Beckett will make his first start back from the disabled list on Tuesday against the Pirates in Pittsburgh, MLB.com reports. Beckett has been sidelined since July 6 because of a torn labrum and two cysts in his hip. He's expected to play through the pain for the remainder of the season.

Josh Beckett tosses 35-pitch bullpen session


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/19/2014) Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett took the mound for a 35-pitch bullpen session on Friday, his first session since recently undergoing an MRI on his injured hip, which revealed a labrum tear and two cysts. At the time, he was officially diagnosed with an "impingement syndrome," according to the Orange County Register.

Still, Beckett said he "felt better than I expected" after his first bullpen session. He is targeting a return from the disabled list Tuesday against the Pirates.

Dodgers optimistic Josh Beckett will start Tuesday


by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(7/18/2014) The Dodgers are optimistic Josh Beckett will start Tuesday against the Pirates, according to the Orange County Register

Beckett has been dealing with a hip injury, but has been able to rest over the All-Star break. Over 103 2/3 innings, he's posted a 2.26 ERA. 


Josh Beckett plays catch three days after cortisone shot


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/11/2014) Just three days after having a cortisone injection in his left hip, Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett played catch prior to Thursday's game against the Padres.

"Josh feels pretty good," manager Don Mattingly said. "Played catch up to 90 feet, felt good. We're hopeful that this time will allow the injections and all of that to take hold, and we'll be able to strengthen areas that he needs to and just kind of feel better in general."

Dodgers 'hopeful' Josh Beckett will return by late July


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(7/9/2014) Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said starting pitcher Josh Beckett's hip injury will not keep him out "months and months," per the Los Angeles Times. General manager Ned Colletti said he's "hopeful" Beckett will be back by the end of July.

Josh Beckett hits DL with hip impingement


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(7/8/2014) Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett was placed on the 15-day disabled list due to a hip injury Tuesday, the team announced.

Beckett has been diagnosed with a left hip impingement, suffered during his started against the Rockies Sunday. The move is retroactive to July 7, and will keep him out at least through the first series back from the All-Star break, though a more specific timeline is not yet known.


Josh Beckett pulled after five innings because of soreness


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(7/6/2014) Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett was pulled from his start Sunday against Colorado after just five innings because of hip soreness, the Los Angeles Times reports.

Beckett had been previously dealing with the injury and felt more discomfort while sliding into third base in the top of the fifth. He pitched the bottom of the frame before he was pulled for Chris Perez and still managed to come away with the win.

Beckett allowed three hits and three walks while striking out two over five scoreless frames. He owns a 2.26 ERA and a 1.03 WHIP over 17 starts (103 2/3 innings) this season. His next scheduled start -- on Saturday at home against San Diego -- now remains uncertain.

Josh Beckett surrenders five runs in loss vs. Indians


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(7/2/2014) Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett was stuck with a loss Tuesday, giving up five earned runs on six hits and one walk in five innings and striking out five in his team's 10-3 defeat against the Indians.

Beckett (5-5) got into trouble early in this one, giving up an RBI double and a two-run home run in the first inning to dig an early hole. He then surrendered two more runs on another double in the third. Beckett managed to strike back with two doubles of his own, but he still left the game with his team down. The five earned runs represented his worst outing of the season, and Beckett now owns a 2.46 ERA, 1.02 WHIP and 93:29 K:BB ratio in 98 2/3 innings. He's scheduled to take on the Rockies in Colorado Sunday.


Josh Beckett dealing with minor hip issue


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(6/30/2014) Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said Monday that pitcher Josh Beckett "had a little something" with his hip, but the minor issue won't prevent him from making his next start Tuesday, TrueBlueLA.com reports.

Beckett has been locked in for much of the season, holding the opposition scoreless in seven of his 15 starts and turning in seven straight quality starts, beginning with his May no-hitter. He's 5-4 with a 2.11 ERA and 88:28 K:BB ratio in 93 2/3 innings.


Josh Beckett gets little help in no-decision


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(6/27/2014) Dodgers starter Josh Beckett completed seven shutout innings Thursday, but the offense failed to back him up as he settled for a no-decision against the Cardinals.

Beckett limited the Cardinals to just four hits over his seven scoreless innings, while walking just two batters, mirroring his line from last week. He struck out four batters on 107 pitches, but left with the game mired in a scoreless tie, as Brian Wilson was credited with the victory as the Dodgers won, 1-0.

Beckett has tossed five quality starts in a row, but is just 2-2 in that span. He is 5-4 overall with a 2.11 ERA in 93 2/3 innings of work, with his next set for Tuesday against the Indians.


Josh Beckett spins seven scoreless innings Saturday


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(6/22/2014) Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett earned a win Saturday after giving up just four hits and two walks in seven scoreless innings and striking out eight in his team's 4-2 win over the Padres.

Beckett (5-4) has posted three scoreless outings in his last six games, starting with his no-hitter in late May. The big night means Beckett has the third-best ERA among all qualified NL pitchers with a 2.28 mark. He also owns a 84:26 K:BB ratio in 86 2/3 innings. Beckett is slated to face the Cardinals Thursday.


Josh Beckett pitches well in loss to D-Backs


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(6/15/2014) Dodgers starter Josh Beckett pitched well enough for the win, but was on the wrong end of the decision Sunday afternoon against the Diamondbacks. The right-hander permitted four runs -- three earned -- on five hits and no walks while striking out six over seven innings of a 6-3 victory.

Beckett owns a 2.49 ERA and a 1.03 WHIP over 13 starts (79 2/3 innings). He will make his next start Saturday at San Diego.He is 3-1 with a 2.27 ERA in five starts away from home.

Josh Beckett allows just two hits in victory


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(6/11/2014) Dodgers starter Josh Beckett got back onto the right side of the ledger after two straight losses, as he was nearly unhittable against the Reds Tuesday.

Following a two-plus hour rain delay to start the game, Beckett came out and befuddled the Reds hitters. He allowed just two hits in six innings before being lifted, without allowing a run. Becket struck out seven and walked just one on 90 pitches in the win.

Even having after allowing nine hits in his last start, Beckett has still given up just 16 hits in his last 26 innings of work. He carries a 2.35 ERA and 4-3 record into his next start Sunday against the Diamondbacks.