|Jan. 16 9:39 AM PT10:39 AM MT11:39 AM CT12:39 PM ET12:39 ET17:39 GMT1:39 10:39 AM MST12:39 PM EST1:09 PM VEN21:39 UAE11:39 AM CT-The Arizona Diamondbacks have avoided arbitration with Hellickson, agreeing to a one-year contract for $4,275,000.
Analysis: The Diamondbacks acquired Hellickson in an offseason trade with the Tampa Bay Rays. Hellickson, the 2011 AL Rookie of the Year, spent most of last season on the disabled list. He was 1-5 with a 4.52 ERA and made $3,625,000. He has a 43-36 career record with a 3.75 ERA.
|Sep. 26 7:40 AM PT8:40 AM MT9:40 AM CT10:40 AM ET10:40 ET14:40 GMT22:40 7:40 AM MST9:40 AM EST10:10 AM VEN18:40 UAE9:40 AM CT-Hellickson heads into the offseason on a sour note.
Analysis: Hellickson lasted just 2 1-3 innings, getting tagged for six runs - five earned - and eight hits. "I feel like I had better stuff," he said. "Obviously the numbers are really bad, but I don't think I made that many bad pitches."
|Sep. 20 11:46 AM PT12:46 PM MT1:46 PM CT2:46 PM ET14:46 ET18:46 GMT2:46 11:46 AM MST1:46 PM EST2:16 PM VEN22:46 UAE1:46 PM CT-Hellickson failed to get through the fifth inning for the third time in his last five starts on Friday.
Analysis: Hellickson allowed four runs and seven hits in 4 1-3 innings. "It's definitely no fun when you come to the park and you know you're not going to be playing in October," he said after the Rays were eliminated.
|Aug. 2 11:36 AM PT12:36 PM MT1:36 PM CT2:36 PM ET14:36 ET18:36 GMT2:36 11:36 AM MST1:36 PM EST2:06 PM VEN22:36 UAE1:36 PM CT-Hellickson was beaten by the Halos on Friday.
Analysis: Hellickson gave up four runs and six hits in 4 2-3 innings. The right-hander, coming back from right elbow surgery in January, has gone less than five innings in all three of his starts this season.
|July 27 11:24 AM PT12:24 PM MT1:24 PM CT2:24 PM ET14:24 ET18:24 GMT2:24 11:24 AM MST1:24 PM EST1:54 PM VEN22:24 UAE1:24 PM CT-Hellickson did not get a decision as the Rays beat the skidding Boston Red Sox 3-0 on Saturday night.
Analysis: Hellickson, coming back from right elbow surgery and making his second start this season, gave up five hits over 4 2-3 innings. This is a positive step for fantasy owners.
|July 26 12:22 PM PT1:22 PM MT2:22 PM CT3:22 PM ET15:22 ET19:22 GMT3:22 12:22 PM MST2:22 PM EST2:52 PM VEN23:22 UAE2:22 PM CT-The Tampa Bay Rays have recalled right-hander Jeremy Hellickson from Single-A Charlotte and designated reliever Juan Carlos Oviedo for assignment.
Analysis: The moves were announced Saturday. Hellickson, coming back from right elbow surgery in January, was brought back to make his second big league start of the season Saturday night against Boston. He was optioned to the minors on July 13 to stay on a regular schedule when the Rays needed just four starters due to a number of off days.
|July 13 9:42 AM PT10:42 AM MT11:42 AM CT12:42 PM ET12:42 ET16:42 GMT0:42 9:42 AM MST11:42 AM EST12:12 PM VEN20:42 UAE11:42 AM CT-The Tampa Bay Rays optioned right-hander Jeremy Hellickson to Double-A Montgomery on Sunday.
Analysis: Hellickson is coming back after arthroscopic surgery on his right elbow in January, and the move allows him to pitch during the All-Star break Monday in a minor league game at Pensacola. He gave up one run and six hits in 4 1-3 innings against Kansas City in his first big league game this season on Tuesday.
|Mar. 30 1:43 PM PT2:43 PM MT3:43 PM CT4:43 PM ET16:43 ET20:43 GMT4:43 1:43 PM MST3:43 PM EST4:13 PM VEN0:43 UAE (+1)3:43 PM CT-Hellickson made his season debut Tuesday against the Royals after missing the start of the season recovering from elbow surgery.
Analysis: Hellickson allowed one run and six hits over 4 1-3 innings.
|Feb. 3 1:59 PM PT2:59 PM MT3:59 PM CT4:59 PM ET16:59 ET21:59 GMT5:59 2:59 PM MST4:59 PM EST5:29 PM VEN1:59 UAE (+1)3:59 PM CT-Hellickson has undergone surgery on his pitching elbow and is expected to miss the first six to eight weeks of the season. Arthroscopic surgery was performed last Wednesday. Hellickson plans to report to spring training this month, however he's not expected to rejoin the rotation until at least mid-May.
Analysis: The 2011 AL Rookie of the Year experienced discomfort in his elbow after beginning his offseason throwing program in December. He tried to work through it, but when it persisted during bullpen sessions in mid-January, Hellickson contacted the team trainer. The 26-year-old went 12-10 with a career-high 5.17 ERA in 31 starts last season. In January, he agreed to a one-year deal worth $3,625,000, avoiding arbitration.