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+ Los Angeles Dodgers Status: Active (MLB)
Positions: P-306
Proper Name: Brandon Patrick McCarthy
Born: July 7, 1983 (31.242) in Glendale, California
Height/Weight: 6-7 / 180 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Cheyenne Mountain (Colorado Springs,CO)
College: Lamar Community College
Drafted: 2002 -- 17th round (510th overall) by Chicago White Sox (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:May 22,2005 (21.320)
TBC Player ID:21971
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Recent Contract:Signed to 4-year contract for 2015-2018 ($48m) 11-11-10-10 $6m signing bonus by Los Angeles Dodgers (2014-12-17)
Organizations:CHA, TEX, OAK, ARI, NYA
Signed by:Joe Butler, John Kazanas
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Scouting Scores

control k-rating efficiency vsPower
73 59 63 39
Pitch Repertoire Sinker (42.17%) -- Cutter (33.90%) -- Curveball (19.42%) -- Fastball (2.22%) -- Changeup (0.98%) -- Splitter (0.88%) -- Slider (0.43%)
Fastball Velocity: [2014] - 93.4 - [2012] - 88.55 - [2011] - 88.02

Recent Roster MovementAll Transactions

2014-12-17ASigned to 4-year contract for 2015-2018 ($48m) 11-11-10-10 $6m signing bonus
2014-10-31FAGranted free agency
2014-07-06ATraded from Diamondbacks with cash to Yankees for Vidal Nuno
2013-08-04AActivated from DL
2013-07-22D15Assigned to Reno (AAA) for rehab

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  • Awards for Brandon McCarthy
    YearLeagueAward NameNotesAward History
    2004MINORBaseball America 1st team Minor League All-StarSPAward History
    2004TEAMChicago White Sox Minor League Player of the Year Award History

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