Description: The Phillies have released right-hander Chad Gaudin, reports Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer. They signed him to a minor-league deal in January.
Insight: Gaudin failed his physical. His chances of starting for the Phillies took a hit anyway on Wednesday when the team signed A.J. Burnett. He'll look for another opportunity after posting a career-low 3.06 ERA and 88 strikeouts in 97 innings last season.
8/10/2013 8:02:00 PM
Description: Giants starter Chad Gaudin allowed one unearned run on two hits and struck out six over five innings Saturday against the Orioles.
Insight: Gaudin started the season in the bullpen and posted a 2.05 ERA in 18 appearances; he has been just as effective in 11 starts, going 5-1 with a 2.60 ERA, a 1.09 WHIP and a 55/22 K/BB in 62 1/3 innings. It's the best Gaudin has pitched in his entire career, which has spanned 11 years and nine teams.
7/7/2013 9:39:00 PM
Description: In his first start since June 20, Giants right-hander Chad Gaudin struck out nine and gave up one run on four hits in seven innings Sunday against the Dodgers.
Insight: Gaudin took a line drive off his pitching arm in his last start was placed on the DL with a contusion. He began the season as a long reliever but has gone 2-0 with a 2.86 ERA in five starts since joining the rotation.
6/25/2013 8:32:00 PM
Description: Giants right-hander Chad Gaudin, who was placed on the disabled list Monday, said he expects to be activated when he's eligible on July 6, according to Alex Pavlovic of the Bay Area News Group.
Insight: Gaudin took a line drive off his pitching arm in his last start and has a contusion. He shouldn't be out longer than July 6.
6/24/2013 9:27:00 PM
Description: San Francisco righthander Chad Gaudin won't be able to make his scheduled start Tuesday against the Dodgers. SOURCE: Andrew Baggarly, Comcast Bay Area
Insight: If Gaudin's elbow is still hurting tomorrow, the team will probably place him on the DL. Gaudin took a line drive off his arm in a game last Thursday.
6/22/2013 9:53:00 PM
Description: Giants righthander Chad Gaudin might not be able to make his next start Tuesday against the Dodgers. SOURCE: Hank Schulman, San Francisco Chronicle
Insight: He bruised his pitching arm in his start Thursday against the Marlins. We should have an update on Gaudin's status after he throws a bullpen session on Sunday.
6/21/2013 4:41:00 PM
Description: Giants righty Chad Gaudin's X-rays came back negative, according to Andrew Baggarly of CSNBayArea.com.
Insight: Gaudin was his in the right arm by a line drive during Thursday's start. He thinks he'll be ready for his next start.
6/9/2013 8:36:00 PM
Description: Giants righty Chad Gaudin fired six innings and allowed five hits and two runs with a walk and seven strikeouts Sunday against the Diamondbacks.
Insight: Gaudin has won both of his starts since joining the rotation. He owns a 2.32 ERA and a 1.12 WHIP this season working primarily in middle relief and should hold onto a rotation spot until Ryan Vogelsong returns next month.
2/28/2011 11:07:00 AM
Description: Nationals P Chad Gaudin chose the Nationals' offer over a handful of others because they told him he would have an opportunity to compete for a starting spot; he starts the game today.
SOURCE: Washington Post
Insight: If he does start for Washington he could be used as a spot-starter in NL-only leagues.
12/17/2010 8:01:00 PM
Description: The Nationals have signed Chad Gaudin to a minor league deal.
Insight: He will try to work as a long reliever for them but his track record shows that even NL-Only owners should have him start the year on the waiver wire.
4/1/2010 8:59:00 AM
Description: Gaudin pitched a scoreless inning in his Spring debut with the A's on Wednesday.
Insight: Gaudin was claimed off of waivers from the Yankees and is expected to battle for a spot in the A's Bullpen. (SportsBuff.com)
3/26/2010 8:49:00 AM
Description: MLB.com reports that the Yankees released Gaudin on Thursday.
Insight: Gaudin struggled all Spring as he was 0-3 with a 8.68 ERA. He allowed ten runs, nine earned, in 9.1 innings. (SportsBuff.com)
3/4/2010 8:54:00 AM
Description: MLB.com reports that Gaudin pitched two scoreless innings against the Pirates on Wednesday.
Insight: Gaudin looked impressive and certainly made his case to be a candidate for the fifth starter. (SportsBuff.com)
3/1/2010 8:50:00 AM
Description: The NY Daily News reports that Gaudin with start the first game of the Spring for the Yankees.
Insight: Guadin is battling for the final spot in the Yankees rotation but will certainly need to impress big time to win that job. He will likely settle for a relief role. (SportsBuff.com)
8/20/2009 4:08:00 PM
Description: Gaudin pitched 4 1/3 scoreless innings against his former club in his first start for the Yankees, allowing one hit, striking out five and walking five.
Insight: Gaudin had some trouble stating ahead in the count, but wiggled out of any jam he got into. He could be a sleeper in AL-only leagues, considering the amount of run support he'll likely get. (SportsBuff.com)
8/7/2009 3:07:00 PM
Description: Gaudin was acquired by the Yankees for a player to be named later.
Insight: Gaudin went 4-10 with a 5.13 ERA in 20 games - 19 starts - with the San Diego Padres this season. (SportsBuff.com)
7/17/2009 2:36:00 PM
Description: Gaudin allowed four runs - one earned - and four hits over five innings of Thursday's loss to the Colorado Rockies. He walked four and struck out eight.
Insight: Gaudin, who fell to 4-8 on the season, was the victim of two errors, including one by Gold Glove first baseman Adrian Gonzalez. He made some mistakes of his own, though, including a bases-loaded walk to the opposing pitcher, Aaron Cook. Gaudin's given up just 76 hits in 87 1/3 innings this season, but his 48 walks have gotten him into trouble. (SportsBuff.com)
4/6/2009 9:40:00 AM
Description: The Cubs released Gaudin. The right-handed reliever had a 6.26 ERA in 24 appearances with the Cubs in 2008 after coming from Oakland with Rich Harden.
Insight: Gaudin is just 26 years old and will probably find a homer sooner rather than later. He was effective with Oakland and started 34 games in 2007. His career WHIP of 1.52 is problematic. (SportsBuff.com)
3/6/2009 9:45:00 AM
Description: Manager Lou Piniella told the Chicago Sun-Times that Gaudin is falling behind in his effort to be the Cubs fifth starter.
Insight: No surprise here. After coming over from Oakland with Rich Harden, Gaudin didn't start any games for the Cubs. He'll be a middle reliver with moderate value this year. (SportsBuff.com)