LOS ANGELES (AP) - Josh Beckett realizes he has a long road ahead to get back to the mound for the Los Angeles Dodgers.
A day after the club announced that the three-time All-Star right-hander will have season-ending surgery to treat the thoracic outlet syndrome in his neck, the three-time All-Star talked about what lies ahead once the surgery is performed in about 1 1-2 weeks in Dallas.
He says: ``This surgery has a good track record, and I think it's going to put me in a better position than I was.''
Beckett was 0-5 with a 5.19 ERA in eight starts. He is expected to be ready for the start of spring training.

Top MLB Public Bets

MLB Top Stories

Thumbnail Possible 2018 World Series Matchups There are odds available for 2018 MLB World Series possible matchups and a Los Angeles Dodgers versus New York Yankees clash has the best...

MLB Team Pages