MLB Trade Rumors "The Phillies announced today that they have designated right-hander Dustin McGowan for assignment and recalled left-hander Jake Diekman from Triple-A Lehigh Valley. The 33-year-old McGowan has already been outrighted off the 40-man roster once this season but remained with the organization..." June 18
Phillies place RHP Sean O’Sullivan on 15-day DL with left knee tendinitis, recall RHP Hector Neris from Lehigh Valley. McGowan starts Thu.
Sportsnet "The Los Angeles Dodgers’ opening day bullpen will not include reliever Dustin McGowan. According to reports, the former Toronto Blue Jays pitcher was released by the Dodgers on Tuesday morning. McGowan, 33, recorded a 6.75 ERA with six earned runs, five strikeouts, one walk, two home runs..." March 31
Hardball Talk "Eduardo Encina of the Baltimore Sun reports that the Orioles “have expressed interest” in free agent right-hander Dustin McGowan. Once a top prospect and young building block in the Blue Jays’ rotation, McGowan’s career was derailed by numerous injuries and last season he logged more than 25..." February 11
Toronto Sun "If it was a horse race, they’d be holding an inquiry. Rounding the final turn and heading into the stretch, Dustin McGowan has come from way off the pace to take the lead in the race for the rotation at 100-1 odds. Those that would have bet on McGowan at the start of spring training are few,..." March 26
Toronto Sun "After a couple of days of treatment on his oblique strain Dustin McGowan was placed on the 15-day disabled list Thursday to make room for the return of Sergio Santos. McGowan had originally felt a twinge during his outing on Monday in Oakland but didn’t complain about it until his second inning..." August 02
Toronto Star "Dustin McGowan had to think for a moment when asked which of his shoulder surgeries in the last five years left him feeling the bleakest. He eventually settled on the time doctors had to repair his torn right labrum, which for some pitchers is a career-ender. “Was that in ’08 or ’09?” he..." June 09
Anthopoulos says Dustin McGowan feeling "great," starting 30-day minor-league rehab assignment today.
Dustin McGowan to start rehab stint next week. Seeing good results from weighted ball program.
#BlueJays claim Edgar Gonzalez on waivers from Astros, transfer Dustin McGowan to 60 day DL. Corresponding roster move coming in Detroit.
Toronto Sun "If good things happen to those who wait, Dustin McGowan is in for a happy ride. The oft-injured right-hander waited until the final spring game at the Florida Auto Exchange Stadium before making it to the mound in what is his umpteenth comeback attempt. It was impressive enough as McGowan..." March 27
Toronto Sun "Sooner or later, it had to come to this. It’s time for the Blue Jays to find out about Dustin McGowan and time for McGowan to find out about himself. After nearly five years of false starts and dashed hopes, McGowan pitched off a mound Tuesday for the first time in nearly a year. It was just 20..." March 06
Toronto Star "After pitching off a mound for the first time in almost a year, Dustin McGowan was asked how realistic it would be for him to break camp with the Blue Jays later this month and travel to Toronto for opening day. The affable right-hander, whose once-promising career has been derailed by injury..." March 06
National Post "For Dustin McGowan, the theme is achingly familiar. Since 2008, the Toronto Blue Jays pitcher has spent most of his working days in Dunedin, recovering from various surgeries and assorted setbacks. He has undergone three surgeries on his shoulder and one on his knee. He had lost count of the..." February 14
Jays Journal "As more and more players start piling in to Spring Training facilities across the Southern United States the real baseball stories start to pick up. Who’s going to start at 2nd Base for the Blue Jays come Opening Day? How will the new look team come together as a unit, despite some of the players..." February 13