Mar. 22 10:42 PM PT11:42 PM MT12:42 AM CT1:42 AM ET1:42 HE5:42 GMT13:42 CST10:42 PM MST12:42 AM EST1:12 AM VEN9:42 UAE11:42 PM CT-The Los Angeles Dodgers placed pitcher Josh Beckett on the 15-day disabled list Friday. Analisis: Beckett has a bruised thumb.
Mar. 15 8:40 PM PT9:40 PM MT10:40 PM CT11:40 PM ET23:40 HE3:40 GMT11:40 CST8:40 PM MST10:40 PM EST11:10 PM VEN7:40 UAE (+1)9:40 PM CT-Beckett was limited to three scoreless innings Friday against the Cubs due to a sprained right thumb, which has troubled him for about two weeks. Analisis: There were no further problems Saturday. "He's fine," manager Don Mattingly said. "He might not be where he wants to be. But he's still progressing."
Mar. 14 3:03 PM PT4:03 PM MT5:03 PM CT6:03 PM ET18:03 HE22:03 GMT6:03 CST3:03 PM MST5:03 PM EST5:33 PM VEN2:03 UAE (+1)4:03 PM CT-Beckett left his start Friday against the Chicago Cubs after three innings because of a sore thumb on his pitching hand. Analisis: Expected to be the Dodgers' No. 5 starter, Beckett allowed only an infield single to Emilio Bonifacio while walking two and striking out one.
Feb. 10 2:42 PM PT3:42 PM MT4:42 PM CT5:42 PM ET17:42 HE22:42 GMT6:42 CST3:42 PM MST5:42 PM EST6:12 PM VEN2:42 UAE (+1)4:42 PM CT-Beckett said he will be ready for the start of the Dodgers' season after having a rib removed last July in a surgery to alleviate a nerve condition that was affecting his right arm. Analisis: The right-hander is expected to battle newly acquired Paul Maholm for the fifth spot in the Dodgers' starting rotation this spring. Beckett, the fifth starter before last year's mid-season surgery, breezed through his first bullpen session Monday in Arizona. He threw 30 pitches with no sign of trouble.