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64 Caleb Ferguson RP

Los Angeles Dodgers

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Key Stats
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Player Updates

September 23, 2020 01:00 PM
Dodgers' Caleb Ferguson: Undergoes Tommy John surgery
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ferguson underwent successful Tommy John surgery Tuesday morning, he reported on his personal Instagram account.

Ferguson was diagnosed with damage to the UCL in his left elbow last week, rendering the surgery a necessity. He is expected to return to the mound during the 2022 season.

September 18, 2020 01:48 AM
Dodgers' Caleb Ferguson: Heading for Tommy John surgery
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ferguson (elbow) is expected to undergo Tommy John surgery sometime next week, Eric Stephen of SBNation.com reports.

The news seemed almost inevitable after Wednesday's MRI showed damage to the UCL in his left elbow, and manager Dave Roberts has now confirmed the surgery will be necessary. The timing of the injury will likely result in Ferguson missing the entirety of the 2021 season.

September 16, 2020 08:04 PM
Dodgers' Caleb Ferguson: MRI shows UCL issues
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ferguson underwent an MRI on Wednesday that revealed potential damage to the UCL in his left elbow, Alanna Rizzo of Spectrum SportsNet LA reports.

The 24-year-old was placed on the 10-day injured list earlier in the day, and manager Dave Roberts said that the MRI results didn't look "too good." According to Jorge Castillo of the Los Angeles Times, Roberts said Ferguson is dealing with a "pretty significant" UCL tear and won't pitch again this season, though it's unclear if he'll opt for surgery.

September 16, 2020 03:48 PM
Dodgers' Caleb Ferguson: Heads to injured list
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ferguson (elbow) was placed on the 10-day injured list Wednesday, Eric Stephen of SBNation.com reports.

The results of Ferguson's MRI have yet to be released, but the Dodgers evidently don't believe he'll be ready to pitch at any point in the next 10 days. He's likely thrown his last pitch of the regular season, though he could appear in one of the final two games of the campaign if he returns after the minimum 10 days. Josh Sborz was recalled to take his place in the pen.

September 16, 2020 02:08 PM
Dodgers' Caleb Ferguson: Undergoing MRI
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ferguson underwent an MRI on his left elbow Wednesday, Jorge Castillo of the Los Angeles Times reports.

Ferguson suffered some sort of elbow injury during Tuesday's game against the Padres. He's yet to be placed on the injured list, though a move could come once the results of the test are known.

September 16, 2020 06:52 PM
Dodgers' Caleb Ferguson: Dealing with elbow injury
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ferguson suffered a left elbow injury during Tuesday's win over the Padres, Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports.

The 24-year-old already underwent X-rays and an ultrasound with inconclusive results, and he scheduled to undergo an MRI on Wednesday. Ferguson should be considered day-to-day until more is known on the injury.

September 7, 2020 02:44 AM
Dodgers' Caleb Ferguson: Charged with loss
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ferguson (2-1) gave up two runs on three hits and a walk and struck out two in one inning, taking the loss Sunday versus the Rockies.

Ferguson allowed a two-run homer to Matt Kemp in the eighth inning, and the Dodgers were unable to cover that damage. The 24-year-old Ferguson was also charged with a blown save, his second of the year. He's amassed four holds with a 3.31 ERA, 1.10 WHIP and 23:3 K:BB across 16.1 innings.

August 27, 2020 06:44 PM
Dodgers' Caleb Ferguson: Starting Game 2
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ferguson is starting Game 2 of Thursday's doubleheader against the Giants, Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports.

Ferguson will get the spot start in place of Walker Buehler (finger), who landed on the injured list earlier in the day. The southpaw hasn't pitched more than 1.1 innings yet this season, so he likely won't be tasked with many innings Thursday.

August 18, 2020 01:32 AM
Dodgers' Caleb Ferguson: Earns relief win
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ferguson (1-0) pitched 1.1 innings, allowing a walk and striking out two to earn the win versus the Mariners on Monday.

Offense took center stage in Monday's game, but Ferguson had a clean outing. The Dodgers' five-run rally in the seventh inning made him the pitcher of record for his first win of the season. Ferguson has been strong in a middle-relief role with a 0.96 ERA, 0.75 WHIP, 13:2 K:BB and three holds through 9.1 innings across 10 appearances.

April 9, 2020 12:44 AM
Dodgers' Caleb Ferguson: Role remains unclear
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ferguson will likely be a part of the Dodgers' pitching staff in 2020, but his role remains unsettled, Cary Osborne of Dodger Insider reports.

Ferguson is viewed by manager Dave Roberts as a reliever, but his versatility lends to a lack of clarity about his eventual big-league role. The 23-year-old was primarily a starter in the minors from 2016-17 and has aspirations to become a starter at the big-league level in the long term. However, he has come out of the bullpen in all but five of his 75 career appearances in the majors, and the Dodgers already have their starting rotation in place for the upcoming season. Of course, there are a lot of unknowns about what the 2020 campaign may look like -- including the possibility of expanded rosters and fewer off days -- so Ferguson's ability to pitch in short or long stints could prove to be extremely valuable.

March 8, 2020 08:00 PM
Dodgers' Caleb Ferguson: Adds third pitch
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ferguson has been developing a third pitch to add to his arsenal, Jack Harris of the Los Angeles Times reports.

"It's a slider, but I call it a cutter," Ferguson explained when describing the pitch. "I just call it a cutter so I can keep the same intent to remember to throw it as hard as I can." The 23-year-old has pitched well thus far this spring, hurling 4.1 scoreless innings without allowing a baserunner and picking up three strikeouts. He is in contention for a bullpen spot on the Dodgers' Opening Day roster, but his long-term goal is to develop into a starter, per Harris. The addition of a slider could go a long way toward helping him achieve that goal.

September 17, 2019 05:52 PM
Dodgers' Caleb Ferguson: Starting Tuesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ferguson will start Tuesday's game against the Rays, David Vassegh of AM 570 LA Sports reports.

Ross Stripling was announced as Tuesday's starter late last week, but the Dodgers have since changed their plans. Considering Ferguson hasn't tossed more than 2.2 innings in an appearance this season, he figures to only pitch one or two frames before handing things off to the bullpen.

August 6, 2019 05:40 PM
Dodgers' Caleb Ferguson: Promoted to majors
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ferguson was recalled from Triple-A Oklahoma City on Tuesday.

Ferguson was sent down to the minors Thursday, but after Alex Verdugo (oblique) landed on the injured list, he was eligible to return to the big-league club. He's had a rough go of it with the Dodgers this season, accruing a 5.88 ERA and 1.81 WHIP with 32 strikeouts over 26 innings.

August 1, 2019 06:00 PM
Dodgers' Caleb Ferguson: Returns to minors
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ferguson was optioned to Triple-A Oklahoma City on Thursday.

Ferguson will swap places on the roster with Adam Kolarek, who was acquired from the Rays via trade Wednesday. In 27 appearances with the Dodgers this season, the left-handed Ferguson owns a 5.88 ERA, 1.81 WHIP and 32:17 K:BB in 26 innings.

July 18, 2019 10:48 PM
Dodgers' Caleb Ferguson: Callup official
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

The Dodgers officially recalled Ferguson from Triple-A Oklahoma City on Thursday.

Ferguson arrived in Philadelphia as a member of the taxi squad ahead of Thursday's series finale with the Phi;lies, but the Dodgers didn't decide until shortly before first pitch to formally activate him. He'll assume the active roster spot of Casey Sadler, who was optioned to Triple-A in a corresponding move. Ferguson may only stick around with the Dodgers until the team's other relievers are sufficiently rested.

July 18, 2019 11:04 AM
Dodgers' Caleb Ferguson: Joins taxi squad
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ferguson joined the Dodgers in Philadelphia ahead of Thursday's game against the Phillies but hasn't been formally recalled from Triple-A Oklahoma City, Bill Plunkett of The Orange County Register reports.

After five relievers were needed to cover the final seven innings of Wednesday's 7-2 win, the Dodgers could activate Ferguson ahead of the series finale if manager Dave Roberts feel the team could benefit from a fresh arm out of the bullpen. Over 22 appearances (one start) with Los Angeles this season, Ferguson has posted a 5.48 ERA and 28:13 K:BB in 23 innings.

June 27, 2019 04:44 PM
Dodgers' Caleb Ferguson: Sent back to minors
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ferguson was optioned to Triple-A Oklahoma City on Thursday.

Ferguson spent the past two weeks with the Dodgers, compiling a 4.26 ERA, 1.58 WHIP and 12:2 K:BB across 6.1 innings (five appearances) during that stretch. Edwin Rios was summoned to the majors to take Ferguson's place on the roster.

June 11, 2019 06:48 PM
Dodgers' Caleb Ferguson: Called back up
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ferguson has been called up from Triple-A Oklahoma City, Jorge Castillo of the Los Angeles Times reports.

The Dodgers placed Scott Alexander on the 10-day injured list with forearm inflammation Tuesday, so Ferguson has been called back up to the big club in a corresponding move. He's thrown 16.2 big-league innings this season, giving up 11 earned runs and posting a 16:11 K:BB.

May 27, 2019 05:20 PM
Dodgers' Caleb Ferguson: Sent to Triple-A
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ferguson has been optioned to Triple-A Oklahoma City, Mike DiGiovanna of the Los Angeles Times reports.

Ferguson will head back to Oklahoma City in a corresponding move as the Dodgers activated Joe Kelly from the MLB bereavement list Monday. The 22-year-old left-hander has given up 11 earned runs with 16 strikeouts over 16.2 innings at the big-league level this season.

May 16, 2019 06:16 PM
Dodgers' Caleb Ferguson: Activated as expected
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ferguson (oblique) was activated from the 10-day injured list Thursday.

As expected, Ferguson is back with the Dodgers ahead of Friday's series opener against the Reds. Prior to landing on the shelf, the southpaw compiled a 3.46 ERA, 1.69 WHIP and 14:8 K:BB in 13 innings. J.T. Chargois was optioned to Triple-A Oklahoma City in a corresponding move.

Last 7 Games
DateOpponentResultWLSIPHERBBKS
09/15@ SDW 3-10.10001
09/13vs HOUW 8-11.00001
09/09@ ARIW 6-41.01002
09/06vs COLL 6-711.03212
09/04vs COLW 10-610.12201
09/02vs ARIW 3-20.23100
08/29@ TEXW 7-40.21001
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Pitching Stats
SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2020LAD212.89211000218.7167640327
2019LAD124.84462000044.7392624762754
2018LAD723.49293002349.0432119831259
Total1053.94060025112.098544919942140
More Pitching Stats
SeasonTeamIBBGOAOGO/AOSBCSPKBKWPAVGWHIPPAMB9
2020LAD016131.2000000.2221.018759.16
2019LAD236420.9000011.2341.47820414.51
2018LAD144411.1000001.2301.12220210.65
Total396961.0060012.2301.25048111.97
Minor League Pitching Stats
YearTeamINNGPGSCGWLSVSOBBHERAWHIP
2015R-Azl Dodgers 14.214400311621178.872.676
2016AFX-Great Lakes Loons 50.110100140413492.691.038
2016R-Ogden Raptors 10.022010011240.900.600
2016R-AZL Dodgers 6.020010011041.500.667
2017AFA-Rancho Cucamonga Qua122.125240940140551132.881.376
2018AAX-Tulsa Drillers 39.08803004010311.391.051
2018AAA-Oklahoma City Dodger 8.022000012762.251.625
2019AFA-Rancho Cucamonga Qua 1.01000002100.001.000
2019AAA-Oklahoma City Dodger 15.1131000127591.790.927
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-3/215
Birthdate:
07/02/1996
Age:
24
Hometown:
Columbus, OH
Bats/Throws:
R/L
Team:
Los Angeles Dodgers
College:

MLB Experience:
1