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Brandon McCarthy
Brandon McCarthy #32
McCarthy relies on 5 pitches. Sinker (37.6%), Cutter (25.1%), Curve (23.9%), Four Seamer (6.7%), Slider (6.7%),

HT
6' 8"
WT
225
AGE
35
POS
P
BAT
R
THROW
R
BORN
Jul 7, 1983 
FROM
Glendale, CA USA 
DEBUT
May 22, 2005  
DRAFTED
2002 
ACTIVE
YES

Stats

W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2018 6 3 4.92 15 15 0 78.2 65 1.46
13 Seasons 69 75 4.20 255 197 0 1223.2 908 1.30
G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
2018 15 6-3 4.92 78.2 65 1.46
13 Seasons 255 69-75 4.20 1223.2 908 1.30

Standard MLB Pitching Statistics

SeasonTmLGWLERAGGSSVIPHRERHRBBSOWHIP
2005 CWS AL 3 2 4.03 12 10 0 67.0 62 30 30 13 17 48 1.18
2006 CWS AL 4 7 4.68 53 2 0 84.2 77 44 44 17 33 69 1.30
2007 TEX AL 5 10 4.87 23 22 0 101.2 111 62 55 9 48 59 1.56
2008 TEX AL 1 1 4.09 5 5 0 22.0 20 11 10 3 8 10 1.27
2009 TEX AL 7 4 4.62 17 17 0 97.1 96 55 50 13 36 65 1.36
2011 OAK AL 9 9 3.32 25 25 0 170.2 168 73 63 11 25 123 1.13
2012 OAK AL 8 6 3.24 18 18 0 111.0 115 44 40 10 24 73 1.25
2013 ARI NL 5 11 4.53 22 22 0 135.0 161 71 68 13 21 76 1.35
2014 2 Teams 10 15 4.05 32 32 0 200.0 222 100 90 25 33 175 1.28
2014 ARI NL 3 10 5.01 18 18 0 109.2 131 65 61 15 20 93 1.38
2014 NYY AL 7 5 2.89 14 14 0 90.1 91 35 29 10 13 82 1.15
2015 LAD NL 3 0 5.87 4 4 0 23.0 24 15 15 9 4 29 1.22
2016 LAD NL 2 3 4.95 10 9 0 40.0 29 24 22 2 26 44 1.38
2017 LAD NL 6 4 3.98 19 16 0 92.2 89 43 41 5 27 72 1.25
2018 ATL NL 6 3 4.92 15 15 0 78.2 94 45 43 15 21 65 1.46
*: All Star Season, Rankings AL/NL: Top 5 10 15 20      Click for Chart.

Statcast - Pitching

Season Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Launch Angle XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON Hard Hit %
2015 367 61 8 13.1 89.0 14.0 .238 .472 .380 .313 .437 42.6
2016 701 99 2 2.0 86.7 13.9 .214 .318 .292 .302 .329 31.3
2017 1447 282 4 1.4 84.3 12.3 .252 .347 .292 .295 .328 22.0
2018 1215 253 20 7.9 88.3 6.5 .273 .473 .360 .341 .401 36.4
ALL 3730 695 34 4.9 86.5 10.6 .252 .400 .324 .314 .364 30.4
MLB 30874 6.1 87.3 10.9 .248 .410 .317 .318 .369 34.1

Rankings



Transactions

Team Date Transaction
08/25/2018 Atlanta Braves sent RHP Brandon McCarthy on a rehab assignment to Gwinnett Stripers.
06/28/2018 Atlanta Braves placed RHP Brandon McCarthy on the 10-day disabled list. Right knee tendinitis.
12/16/2017 Atlanta Braves traded LF Matt Kemp to Los Angeles Dodgers for Adrian Gonzalez, LHP Scott Kazmir, RHP Brandon McCarthy, LF Charlie Culberson and cash.
10/24/2017 Los Angeles Dodgers activated RHP Brandon McCarthy.
10/06/2017 Los Angeles Dodgers reassigned RHP Brandon McCarthy to the minor leagues.
09/22/2017 Los Angeles Dodgers activated RHP Brandon McCarthy from the 60-day disabled list.
09/15/2017 Los Angeles Dodgers sent RHP Brandon McCarthy on a rehab assignment to Tulsa Drillers.
09/04/2017 Los Angeles Dodgers transferred RHP Brandon McCarthy from the 10-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Blister on right third finger.
08/25/2017 Los Angeles Dodgers sent RHP Brandon McCarthy on a rehab assignment to Rancho Cucamonga Quakes.
07/24/2017 Los Angeles Dodgers placed RHP Brandon McCarthy on the 10-day disabled list retroactive to July 21, 2017. Blister on right third finger.
07/08/2017 Los Angeles Dodgers activated RHP Brandon McCarthy from the 10-day disabled list.
06/26/2017 Los Angeles Dodgers placed RHP Brandon McCarthy on the 10-day disabled list. Right knee tendonitis.
05/15/2017 Los Angeles Dodgers activated RHP Brandon McCarthy from the 10-day disabled list.
05/08/2017 Los Angeles Dodgers placed RHP Brandon McCarthy on the 10-day disabled list retroactive to May 5, 2017. Left shoulder soreness.
10/23/2016 Los Angeles Dodgers activated RHP Brandon McCarthy.
10/07/2016 Los Angeles Dodgers reassigned RHP Brandon McCarthy to the minor leagues.
09/25/2016 Los Angeles Dodgers activated RHP Brandon McCarthy from the 15-day disabled list.
09/05/2016 Los Angeles Dodgers sent RHP Brandon McCarthy on a rehab assignment to Rancho Cucamonga Quakes.
08/14/2016 Los Angeles Dodgers placed RHP Brandon McCarthy on the 15-day disabled list. Right hip stiffness.
07/03/2016 Los Angeles Dodgers activated RHP Brandon McCarthy from the 60-day disabled list.
06/27/2016 Los Angeles Dodgers sent RHP Brandon McCarthy on a rehab assignment to Rancho Cucamonga Quakes.
06/22/2016 Los Angeles Dodgers sent RHP Brandon McCarthy on a rehab assignment to Oklahoma City Dodgers.
06/22/2016 Los Angeles Dodgers sent RHP Brandon McCarthy on a rehab assignment to Oklahoma City Dodgers.
06/11/2016 Los Angeles Dodgers sent RHP Brandon McCarthy on a rehab assignment to Rancho Cucamonga Quakes.
02/19/2016 Los Angeles Dodgers placed RHP Brandon McCarthy on the 60-day disabled list. Recovering from April 2015 Tommy John surger
11/06/2015 Los Angeles Dodgers activated RHP Brandon McCarthy from the 60-day disabled list.
04/30/2015 Los Angeles Dodgers transferred RHP Brandon McCarthy from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. April 2015 Tommy John surgery
04/27/2015 Los Angeles Dodgers placed RHP Brandon McCarthy on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to April 26, 2015. Right UCL tear.
12/16/2014 Los Angeles Dodgers signed free agent RHP Brandon McCarthy.
10/30/2014 RHP Brandon McCarthy elected free agency.
07/08/2014 New York Yankees activated RHP Brandon McCarthy.
07/06/2014 Arizona Diamondbacks traded RHP Brandon McCarthy and cash to New York Yankees for LHP Vidal Nuno.
08/04/2013 Arizona Diamondbacks activated RHP Brandon McCarthy from the 15-day disabled list.
07/21/2013 Arizona Diamondbacks sent RHP Brandon McCarthy on a rehab assignment to Reno Aces.
06/01/2013 Arizona Diamondbacks placed RHP Brandon McCarthy on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to May 31, 2013. Inflammation of right shoulder.
12/11/2012 Arizona Diamondbacks signed free agent RHP Brandon McCarthy.
11/03/2012 RHP Brandon McCarthy elected free agency.
10/12/2012 Oakland Athletics activated RHP Brandon McCarthy.
08/10/2012 Oakland Athletics activated RHP Brandon McCarthy from the 15-day disabled list.
07/30/2012 sent RHP Brandon McCarthy on a rehab assignment to Sacramento River Cats.
06/24/2012 Oakland Athletics placed RHP Brandon McCarthy on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to June 20, 2012. Strained right shoulder.
06/02/2012 Oakland Athletics activated RHP Brandon McCarthy from the 15-day disabled list.
05/20/2012 Oakland Athletics placed RHP Brandon McCarthy on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to May 18, 2012. Strained right shoulder.
07/03/2011 Oakland Athletics activated RHP Brandon McCarthy from the 15-day disabled list.
06/29/2011 sent RHP Brandon McCarthy on a rehab assignment to Stockton Ports.
06/28/2011 Stockton Ports sent RHP Brandon McCarthy on a rehab assignment to Sacramento River Cats.
06/23/2011 sent RHP Brandon McCarthy on a rehab assignment to Stockton Ports.
05/20/2011 Oakland Athletics placed RHP Brandon McCarthy on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to May 19, 2011. Stress reaction in right scapula.
12/14/2010 Oakland Athletics signed free agent RHP Brandon McCarthy.
11/05/2010 RHP Brandon McCarthy elected free agency.
11/03/2010 Texas Rangers activated RHP Brandon McCarthy from the 60-day disabled list.
10/24/2010 RHP Brandon McCarthy assigned to Toros del Este.
08/20/2010 sent RHP Brandon McCarthy on a rehab assignment to Oklahoma City RedHawks.
07/29/2010 Texas Rangers placed RHP Brandon McCarthy on the 60-day disabled list. sore right shoulder
06/24/2010 Oklahoma City RedHawks placed RHP Brandon McCarthy on the 7-day disabled list. Right shoulder inflammation.
06/19/2010 Oklahoma City RedHawks activated RHP Brandon McCarthy from the 7-day disabled list.
06/10/2010 Oklahoma City RedHawks placed RHP Brandon McCarthy on the 7-day disabled list.
06/03/2010 Oklahoma City RedHawks activated RHP Brandon McCarthy from the 7-day disabled list.
04/27/2010 Oklahoma City RedHawks placed RHP Brandon McCarthy on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to April 26, 2010. Stress reaction in right shoulder.
03/27/2010 Texas Rangers optioned RHP Brandon McCarthy to Oklahoma City RedHawks.
09/01/2009 Brandon McCarthy roster status changed by Texas Rangers.
08/08/2009 sent RHP Brandon McCarthy on a rehab assignment to Oklahoma City RedHawks.
07/07/2009 Texas Rangers transferred RHP Brandon McCarthy from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. stress fracture in right shoulder
06/09/2009 Texas Rangers placed RHP Brandon McCarthy on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to June 5, 2009. stress fracture in right shoulder blade