The Marlins pitcher and his daughter have type 1 diabetes
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center announced Miami Marlins pitcher Dustin McGowan has been named the 52nd annual Hutch Award winner. The award is given yearly to a Major League Baseball player who best exemplifies the honor, courage and dedication of the legendary baseball player and manager Fred Hutchinson, for whom the cancer research center was named.
Right-hander Dustin McGowan has been released by the Los Angeles Dodgers, who are now paying $43.8 million for 2015 to cover the costs of players no longer with the team.
Why, you ask? A very good question. It may not come with the greatest answer but it remains a very good question.
Watching closer Kenley Jansen move across the Dodgers clubhouse on crutches, Dustin McGowan shook his head.
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Colby Rasmus hit a grand slam and Melky Cabrera added a two-run homer, leading Dustin McGowan and the Toronto Blue Jays over the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-2 Sunday.
Dustin McGowan allowed five hits over 6 1-3 innings to earn his first win since 2008, and the Toronto Blue Jays used two unearned runs to beat Chris Tillman and the Baltimore Orioles 2-0 Friday night.
BALTIMORE-The news never seems to get better for Blue Jays' hardluck starter Dustin McGowan. Jays' manager John Farrell revealed in a pre-game chat that the 30-year-old righthander had been to see orthopedic surgeon Dr. James Andrews in Birmingham, AL on...
Dustin McGowan has not thrown a major league pitch for the Blue Jays in 2012, and now we know why: BREAKING: Dustin McGowan has been shut down with shoulder inflamation. Has visited with Dr. Andrews... More to come. #Bluejays #Jays —...Show More Summary
The Jays are unsure of any timetable for injured righthander Dustin McGowan to even begin a throwing program in his comeback from right foot plantar fasciitis. It turns out that he also had some discomfort in his right shoulder the....
The Toronto Blue Jays are going to pay Dustin McGowan $600,000 this season. It was to be McGowan's final season before becoming a free agent. But that is no longer the case, as the Jays and McGowan have agreed to terms on an extension. McGowan will earn $1.5 million in 2013, and $1.5 million in 2014. Show More Summary
McGOWAN SUFFERS FOOT INJURY Bad news for Dustin McGowan on his 30th birthday. He was pitching over at minor-league camp while the Jays played the Red Sox at the main stadium. In the second inning of his game, scheduled for...
Dustin McGowan used to be a hot prospect, ranking in the top-100 of Baseball America's preseason prospect list four times between 2002 and 2006. He was a first-round pick out of high school in 2000, and one of only eight first-rounders that year to accumulate more than a single Win Above Replacement in his career according to Baseball Reference. Show More Summary