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Brandon McCarthy

Brandon Patrick McCarthy (twitter: @BMcCarthy32)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 7", Weight: 220 lb.

Born: July 7, 1983 in Glendale, California, United States
High School: Cheyenne Mountain HS (Colorado Springs, CO)
School: Lamar Community College (Lamar, CO)

Drafted by the Chicago White Sox in the 17th round of the 2002 MLB June Amateur Draft from Lamar Community College (Lamar, CO).

Prospect Ratings by Baseball America:
Pre-2005: Rated #49 Prospect

Major League Stats

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Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA RAvg G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
2002 18 -1.4 White Sox ARIZ Rk CHW 4 4 .500 2.76 4.60 14 14 0 0 0 0 78.1 78 40 24 6 15 1 79 2 3 5 326 1.187 9.0 0.7 1.7 9.1 5.27
2003 19 -1.5 Great Falls PION Rk CHW 9 4 .692 3.65 4.37 16 15 0 1 0 0 101.0 105 49 41 7 15 0 125 3 3 3 425 1.188 9.4 0.6 1.3 11.1 8.33
2004 20 -2.4 3 Teams 3 Lgs A-A+-AA CHW 17 6 .739 3.14 3.30 27 27 0 3 1 0 172.0 134 63 60 15 30 1 202 10 4 5 666 0.953 7.0 0.8 1.6 10.6 6.73
2004 20 -1.6 Kannapolis SALL A CHW 8 5 .615 3.64 3.93 15 15 0 3 1 0 94.0 80 41 38 10 21 0 113 7 2 3 372 1.074 7.7 1.0 2.0 10.8 5.38
2004 20 -3.0 Winston-Salem CARL A+ CHW 6 0 1.000 2.08 2.08 8 8 0 0 0 0 52.0 31 12 12 3 3 0 60 1 2 1 188 0.654 5.4 0.5 0.5 10.4 20.00
2004 20 -4.2 Birmingham SOUL AA CHW 3 1 .750 3.46 3.46 4 4 0 0 0 0 26.0 23 10 10 2 6 1 29 2 0 1 106 1.115 8.0 0.7 2.1 10.0 4.83
2005 21 -5.8 Charlotte IL AAA CHW 7 7 .500 3.92 4.00 20 19 1 1 1 0 119.1 104 53 52 16 32 0 130 2 1 5 485 1.140 7.8 1.2 2.4 9.8 4.06
2005 21 -8.2 CHW AL MLB CHW 3 2 .600 4.03 4.03 12 10 0 0 0 0 67.0 62 30 30 13 17 0 48 2 1 1 277 1.179 8.3 1.7 2.3 6.4 2.82
2006 22 -6.4 CHW AL MLB CHW 4 7 .364 4.68 4.68 53 2 13 0 0 0 84.2 77 44 44 17 33 9 69 0 0 5 354 1.299 8.2 1.8 3.5 7.3 2.09
2007 23 -4.0 Oklahoma PCL AAA TEX 0 0 0.00 0.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 4.1 3 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 16 0.692 6.2 0.0 0.0 12.5
2007 23 -5.4 TEX AL MLB TEX 5 10 .333 4.87 5.49 23 22 0 0 0 0 101.2 111 62 55 9 48 0 59 3 1 4 459 1.564 9.8 0.8 4.2 5.2 1.23
2008 24 -1.8 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-Rk TEX 1 1 .500 3.41 3.41 7 7 0 0 0 0 31.2 28 12 12 2 9 0 28 0 0 2 129 1.168 8.0 0.6 2.6 8.0 3.11
2008 24 3.8 Rangers ARIZ Rk TEX 0 0 3.60 3.60 2 2 0 0 0 0 5.0 7 2 2 0 1 0 5 0 0 1 21 1.600 12.6 0.0 1.8 9.0 5.00
2008 24 -2.9 Oklahoma PCL AAA TEX 1 1 .500 3.38 3.38 5 5 0 0 0 0 26.2 21 10 10 2 8 0 23 0 0 1 108 1.088 7.1 0.7 2.7 7.8 2.88
2008 24 -4.3 TEX AL MLB TEX 1 1 .500 4.09 4.50 5 5 0 0 0 0 22.0 20 11 10 3 8 0 10 1 0 0 93 1.273 8.2 1.2 3.3 4.1 1.25
2009 25 -2.0 Oklahoma City PCL AAA TEX 0 1 .000 4.15 4.15 5 5 0 0 0 0 21.2 20 10 10 1 9 0 22 1 0 0 93 1.338 8.3 0.4 3.7 9.1 2.44
Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA RAvg G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
2009 25 -3.1 TEX AL MLB TEX 7 4 .636 4.62 5.09 17 17 0 1 1 0 97.1 96 55 50 13 36 0 65 3 0 0 420 1.356 8.9 1.2 3.3 6.0 1.81
2010 26 -0.9 Oklahoma City PCL AAA TEX 4 2 .667 3.36 3.51 11 9 1 0 0 0 56.1 51 22 21 8 11 0 44 3 0 0 233 1.101 8.1 1.3 1.8 7.0 4.00
2010 26 -2.6 Toros DOWL FgW 2 0 1.000 1.96 1.96 4 4 0 0 0 0 23.0 20 5 5 1 3 0 11 1 0 0 94 1.000 7.8 0.4 1.2 4.3 3.67
2011 27 3.8 Stockton CALL A+ OAK 1 0 1.000 0.00 1.80 2 2 0 0 0 0 10.0 7 2 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 36 0.700 6.3 0.0 0.0 7.2
2011 27 -1.2 OAK AL MLB OAK 9 9 .500 3.32 3.85 25 25 0 5 1 0 170.2 168 73 63 11 25 1 123 0 0 3 690 1.131 8.9 0.6 1.3 6.5 4.92
2012 28 1.2 Sacramento PCL AAA OAK 0 1 .000 5.59 5.59 2 2 0 0 0 0 9.2 9 6 6 1 3 0 11 0 0 0 39 1.241 8.4 0.9 2.8 10.2 3.67
2012 28 -0.2 OAK AL MLB OAK 8 6 .571 3.24 3.57 18 18 0 0 0 0 111.0 115 44 40 10 24 2 73 6 0 0 469 1.252 9.3 0.8 1.9 5.9 3.04
2013 29 2.3 Reno PCL AAA ARI 0 0 6.97 7.84 2 2 0 0 0 0 10.1 15 9 8 2 3 0 4 1 0 0 50 1.742 13.1 1.7 2.6 3.5 1.33
2013 29 0.9 ARI NL MLB ARI 5 11 .313 4.53 4.73 22 22 0 2 1 0 135.0 161 71 68 13 21 3 76 5 1 1 577 1.348 10.7 0.9 1.4 5.1 3.62
2014 30 1.5 2 Teams 2 Lgs MLB ARI-NYY 10 15 .400 4.05 4.50 32 32 0 1 1 0 200.0 222 100 90 25 33 4 175 3 0 4 836 1.275 10.0 1.1 1.5 7.9 5.30
2014 30 1.5 ARI NL MLB ARI 3 10 .231 5.01 5.33 18 18 0 0 0 0 109.2 131 65 61 15 20 4 93 2 0 3 466 1.377 10.8 1.2 1.6 7.6 4.65
2014 30 1.5 NYY AL MLB NYY 7 5 .583 2.89 3.49 14 14 0 1 1 0 90.1 91 35 29 10 13 0 82 1 0 1 370 1.151 9.1 1.0 1.3 8.2 6.31
2015 31 2.6 LAD NL MLB LAD 3 0 1.000 5.87 5.87 4 4 0 0 0 0 23.0 24 15 15 9 4 0 29 0 0 0 94 1.217 9.4 3.5 1.6 11.3 7.25
MLB (10 seasons) MLB 55 65 .458 4.13 4.49 211 157 13 9 4 0 1012.1 1056 505 465 123 249 19 727 23 3 18 4269 1.289 9.4 1.1 2.2 6.5 2.92
Minors (11 seasons) Minors 43 26 .623 3.43 3.89 107 103 2 5 2 0 614.2 554 266 234 58 127 2 659 22 11 20 2498 1.108 8.1 0.8 1.9 9.6 5.19
All Levels (14 Seasons) 100 91 .524 3.84 4.23 322 264 15 14 6 0 1650.0 1630 776 704 182 379 21 1397 46 14 38 6861 1.218 8.9 1.0 2.1 7.6 3.69
Rk (3 seasons) Minors 13 8 .619 3.27 4.44 32 31 0 1 0 0 184.1 190 91 67 13 31 1 209 5 6 9 772 1.199 9.3 0.6 1.5 10.2 6.74
A+ (2 seasons) Minors 7 0 1.000 1.74 2.03 10 10 0 0 0 0 62.0 38 14 12 3 3 0 68 1 2 1 224 0.661 5.5 0.4 0.4 9.9 22.67
AAA (7 seasons) Minors 12 12 .500 3.88 3.99 46 43 2 1 1 0 248.1 223 110 107 30 66 0 240 7 1 6 1024 1.164 8.1 1.1 2.4 8.7 3.64

Register Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
2002 18 -1.5 White Sox ARIZ Rk CHW 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2003 19 -1.6 Great Falls PION Rk CHW 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2004 20 3 Teams 3 Lgs A+-AA-A CHW 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2004 20 -1.7 Kannapolis SALL A CHW 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2004 20 -3.2 Winston-Salem CARL A+ CHW 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2004 20 -4.2 Birmingham SOUL AA CHW 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2005 21 -6.3 Charlotte IL AAA CHW 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2005 21 -8.1 CHW AL MLB CHW 12 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
2006 22 -7.1 CHW AL MLB CHW 53 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
2007 23 -4.0 Oklahoma PCL AAA TEX 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2007 23 -6.2 TEX AL MLB TEX 23 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 1 0 0
2008 24 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-Rk TEX 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008 24 4.0 Rangers ARIZ Rk TEX 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008 24 -3.0 Oklahoma PCL AAA TEX 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2008 24 -4.9 TEX AL MLB TEX 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2009 25 -1.6 Oklahoma City PCL AAA TEX 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
2009 25 -4.0 TEX AL MLB TEX 17 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
2010 26 -1.0 Oklahoma City PCL AAA TEX 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2010 26 -1.1 Toros DOWL FgW 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 27 4.3 Stockton CALL A+ OAK 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 27 -1.7 OAK AL MLB OAK 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 28 1.2 Sacramento PCL AAA OAK 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 28 -0.7 OAK AL MLB OAK 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 29 2.1 Reno PCL AAA ARI 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 29 0.7 ARI NL MLB ARI 22 42 37 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 15 .027 .100 .027 .127 1 0 0 2 0 0
2014 30 1.8 2 Teams 2 Lgs MLB ARI-NYY 32 32 29 0 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 11 .138 .138 .138 .276 4 0 0 3 0 0
2014 30 1.8 ARI NL MLB ARI 18 32 29 0 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 11 .138 .138 .138 .276 4 0 0 3 0 0
2014 30 1.3 NYY AL MLB NYY 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 31 2.8 LAD NL MLB LAD 4 9 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 5 .000 .143 .000 .143 0 0 0 2 0 0
MLB (10 seasons) MLB 211 93 81 0 5 0 0 0 4 0 0 4 35 .062 .106 .062 .168 5 0 0 8 0 0
Minors (11 seasons) Minors 107 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
All Levels (14 Seasons) 322 95 83 0 5 0 0 0 4 0 0 4 37 .060 .103 .060 .164 5 0 0 8 0 0
Rk (3 seasons) Minors 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
A+ (2 seasons) Minors 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
AAA (7 seasons) Minors 46 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0

Register Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
2002 18 White Sox ARIZ Rk CHW P 14 12 3 9 0 1 1.000 0.86 9 3 25%
2003 19 Great Falls PION Rk CHW P 16 22 6 13 3 0 .864 1.19 22 2 8%
2004 20 3 Teams 3 Lgs A-A+-AA CHW P 27 34 15 17 2 1 .941 1.19
2004 20 Kannapolis SALL A CHW P 15 21 9 10 2 0 .905 1.27
2004 20 Winston-Salem CARL A+ CHW P 8 9 5 4 0 0 1.000 1.13
2004 20 Birmingham SOUL AA CHW P 4 4 1 3 0 1 1.000 1.00
2005 21 Charlotte IL AAA CHW P 20 19 119.1 19 3 12 4 0 .789 1.13 0.75 4 5 56%
2005 21 CHW AL MLB CHW P 12 67.0 7 3 4 0 1 1.000 0.94 0.58
2006 22 CHW AL MLB CHW P 53 85.0 15 4 11 0 2 1.000 1.59 0.28
2007 23 Oklahoma PCL AAA TEX P 1 1 4.1 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 2.08 1.00 0 0
2007 23 TEX AL MLB TEX P 23 102.0 18 10 6 2 1 .889 1.41 0.70
2008 24 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-Rk TEX P 7 7 31.2 7 4 3 0 0 1.000 1.99 1.00 6 2 25%
2008 24 Rangers ARIZ Rk TEX P 2 2 5.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 1 1 50%
2008 24 Oklahoma PCL AAA TEX P 5 5 26.2 7 4 3 0 0 1.000 2.36 1.40 5 1 17%
2008 24 TEX AL MLB TEX P 5 22.0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.41 0.20
2009 25 Oklahoma City PCL AAA TEX P 5 5 21.2 4 1 3 0 0 1.000 1.66 0.80 5 0 0%
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
2009 25 TEX AL MLB TEX P 17 97.0 18 8 9 1 1 .944 1.58 1.00
2010 26 Oklahoma City PCL AAA TEX P 11 9 56.1 13 4 9 0 0 1.000 2.08 1.18 12 2 14%
2010 26 Toros DOWL FgW P 4 4 23.0 10 2 8 0 1 1.000 3.91 2.50 0 1 100%
2011 27 Stockton CALL A+ OAK P 2 2 10.0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.90 0.50 1 0 0%
2011 27 OAK AL MLB OAK P 25 171.0 38 12 22 4 1 .895 1.79 1.36
2012 28 Sacramento PCL AAA OAK P 2 2 9.2 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 2 0 0%
2012 28 OAK AL MLB OAK P 18 111.0 21 7 14 0 1 1.000 1.70 1.17
2013 29 Reno PCL AAA ARI P 2 2 10.1 4 0 3 1 0 .750 2.61 1.50 0 2 100%
2013 29 ARI NL MLB ARI P 22 135.0 24 8 16 0 0 1.000 1.60 1.09
2014 30 2 Teams 2 Lgs MLB ARI-NYY P 32 200.0 31 11 20 0 1 1.000 1.40 0.97
2014 30 ARI NL MLB ARI P 18 109.2 19 8 11 0 1 1.000 1.56 1.06
2014 30 NYY AL MLB NYY P 14 90.1 12 3 9 0 0 1.000 1.20 0.86
2015 31 LAD NL MLB LAD P 4 23.0 4 1 3 0 1 1.000 1.57 1.00
MLB (10 seasons) MLB P 211 1013.0 177 64 106 7 9 .960 1.51 0.81
Minors (11 seasons) Minors P 107 47 263.1 117 37 70 10 2 .915 1.50 1.00 61 16 21%
All Levels (14 Seasons) P 322 51 1299.1 304 103 184 17 12 .944 1.55 0.89 61 17 22%
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev
2002 18 AZL White Sox Arizona League Rk
2003 19 Great Falls White Sox Pioneer League Rk
2004 20 Kannapolis Intimidators South Atlantic League A 2004-04-10 2004-06-26
2004 20 Winston-Salem Warthogs Carolina League A+ 2004-07-05 2004-08-11
2004 20 Birmingham Barons Southern League AA 2004-08-17 2004-09-01
2005 21 Charlotte Knights International League AAA 2005-04-09 2005-08-23
2005 21 Chicago White Sox American League MLB 1 2005-05-22 2005-10-02
2006 22 Chicago White Sox American League MLB 1 2006-04-02 2006-09-27
2007 23 Texas Rangers American League MLB 1 2007-04-04 2007-09-20
2007 23 Oklahoma RedHawks Pacific Coast League AAA 2007-06-24 2007-06-24
2008 24 AZL Rangers Arizona League Rk 2008-07-12 2008-07-17
2008 24 Oklahoma RedHawks Pacific Coast League AAA 2008-07-22 2008-08-17
2008 24 Texas Rangers American League MLB 1 2008-08-23 2008-09-15
2009 25 Texas Rangers American League MLB 1 2009-04-09 2009-10-02
2009 25 Oklahoma City RedHawks Pacific Coast League AAA 2009-08-08 2009-08-27
2010 26 Oklahoma City RedHawks Pacific Coast League AAA 2010-04-09 2010-09-04
2010 26 Toros del Este Dominican Winter League FgW 2010-10-24 2010-11-14
2011 27 Oakland Athletics American League MLB 1 2011-04-05 2011-09-26
2011 27 Stockton Ports California League A+ 2011-06-23 2011-06-29
2012 28 Oakland Athletics American League MLB 1 2012-03-28 2012-09-05
2012 28 Sacramento River Cats Pacific Coast League AAA 2012-07-30 2012-08-04
2013 29 Arizona Diamondbacks National League MLB 1 2013-04-03 2013-09-28
2013 29 Reno Aces Pacific Coast League AAA 2013-07-21 2013-07-26
2014 30 Arizona Diamondbacks National League MLB 1 2014-03-31 2014-07-03
2014 30 New York Yankees American League MLB 2 2014-07-09 2014-09-23
2015 31 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 2015-04-08 2015-04-25

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