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Brandon Workman

Brandon Workman 67 P

Boston Red Sox

  • Status: Active
  • Full Name: Brandon Carlin Workman
  • Age: 29 (August 13, 1988)
  • Birthplace: Arlington, TX
  • Bats/Throws: R/R Ht: 6' 5" Wt: 235
  • Draft: Round 2 (2010, BOS)
  • MLB Debut: 07/10/2013
  • School: Texas
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Brandon Workman  67 P

Brandon Workman
  • Full Name: Brandon Carlin Workman
  • Born: August 13, 1988
  • Age: 29
  • Birthplace: Arlington, TX
  • Bats: R
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 235
  • Draft: Round 2 (2010, BOS)
  • School: Texas
  • MLB Debut: 07/10/2013

Spent 2016 on the disabled list recovering from Tommy John surgery. Placed on the 15-day DL on 4/2. Transferred to the 60-day DL on 4/13. Made a total of 10 appearances over 2 separate rehab assignments with the Rookie-level Gulf Coast League Red Sox, Short-A Lowell, and Double-A Portland....Missed entire 2015 season on the DL. Underwent successful Tommy John surgery on 6/15, performed by Dr. James Andrews in Pensacola, FL. Optioned to Triple-A Pawtucket on 4/3 to begin the year, but had option reversed and was instead placed on the 15-day DL with a right elbow strain beginning 4/3. On 6/3, was transferred to the 60-day DL with a partially torn right elbow ligament... In 2014, spent the majority of the season with the Red Sox, making 19 appearances (15 starts) over 4 ML stints. Also made 11 starts for Triple-A Pawtucket. Made his 1st career Opening Day roster and pitched 3 times out of the bullpen (1.42 ERA, 1 ER/6.1 IP) before being optioned to the PawSox. Rejoined the Red Sox on 5/25 and moved into the rotation, starting that day at TB. Posted a 3.21 ERA (10 ER/28.0 IP) in his first 5 starts through 6/15. Ejected for the 1st time in his career on 5/30 vs. TB for throwing behind Evan Longoria after warnings were issued. Was suspended by MLB for 6 games. Earned the win in a 1-0 victory on 6/10 at BAL, limiting the Orioles to 1 hit over 6.2 scoreless innings. Held opponents to 3 runs or less and pitched at least 5.0 innings in the first 8 starts of his career through 6/15. It marked the 2nd-longest such streak to begin a Red Sox career behind Boo Ferriss, who did it in 9 consecutive starts to begin his career in 1945. Ended the season on a 10-game losing streak that began on 6/27 and spanned 10 starts and 1 relief outing, including 3 shutout losses. Dropped 8 straight appearances (7 starts) from 6/27-8/23. The Red Sox scored only 18 runs while he was in the game over the 10-game streak. Left with a lead in his last 2 no-decisions, 6/15 vs. CLE (was ahead 2-1) and 9/4 at NYY (was ahead 4-3). Went 7-1 with a 4.11 ERA (28 ER/61.1 IP) for Pawtucket, earning the win in each of his last 6 Triple-A starts beginning on 5/12.

Took a no-hitter into the seventh inning of his first Major League start (second appearance) at the Oakland Athletics on July 14, 2013. ... Ranked No. 13 among Red Sox prospects by MLB.com entering the 2013 season. ... Was named the Red Sox's 2012 Minor League Pitcher of the Year. ... Led the Carolina League in fewest baserunners per nine innings in 2012 while ranking second in WHIP and fourth in ERA. ... Selected by the Boston Red Sox in the second round of the 2010 First-Year Player Draft out of the University of Texas. ... Ranked 13th in the South Atlantic League in ERA in 2011. ... Went 12-2 with a 3.35 ERA as a junior at Texas in 2010. ... Led the Big 12 Conference in wins and ranked among conference leaders in innings (fourth, 104 2/3), strikeouts (fifth, 101), ERA (ninth) and opponents' average (ninth, .247). ... Selected by the Philadelphia Phillies in the third round of the 2007 Draft but did not sign.