|Dec. 2 3:55 PM PT4:55 PM MT5:55 PM CT6:55 PM ET18:55 ET23:55 GMT7:55 4:55 PM MST6:55 PM EST7:25 PM VEN3:55 UAE (+1)5:55 PM CT-Kris Medlen and Brandon Beachy are becoming free agents following decisions by the Atlanta Braves not to offer 2015 contracts to the right-handers, both recovering from their second Tommy John surgeries.
Analysis: Medlen and Beachy, once considered rising stars in the rotation, did not pitch in 2014 after they were had ligament-replacement surgeries during spring training. Beachy had his first surgery early in the 2012 season and struggled in 2013, when he was 2-1 with a 4.50 ERA.
|Mar. 20 10:09 AM PT11:09 AM MT12:09 PM CT1:09 PM ET13:09 ET17:09 GMT1:09 10:09 AM MST12:09 PM EST12:39 PM VEN21:09 UAE11:09 AM CT-Beachy will have ligament-replacement surgery Friday in his right elbow for the second time and is expected to miss the entire season.
Analysis: Beachy's ulnar collateral ligament was reconstructed by Dr. James Andrews on June 21, 2012, and Beachy returned to go 2-1 with a 4.50 ERA in 30 innings over five starts from July 29 to Aug. 20 last summer.
|Mar. 17 3:58 PM PT4:58 PM MT5:58 PM CT6:58 PM ET18:58 ET22:58 GMT6:58 3:58 PM MST5:58 PM EST6:28 PM VEN2:58 UAE (+1)4:58 PM CT-Beachy is getting another opinion on his ailing elbow.
Analysis: Beachy underwent Tommy John surgery in 2012 and has endured multiple setbacks since then.