Drew Butera

Los Angeles Dodgers #31 - Catcher

  • Born: 08/09/83
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6-1
  • Weight: 200
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
2014 Dodgers 3 7 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .286 .375 .286

Ellis will miss 4 to 6 weeks after knee surgery

Ellis will undergo surgery to repair the torn meniscus in his left knee on Wednesday.

Ellis out 4-6 weeks after left knee surgery

The Dodgers will be without A.J. Ellis for fou to six weeks as the catcher will had surgery Tuesday morning in Los Angeles to repair a torn medial meniscus in his left knee.

Yankees trade Nunez to Twins for LHP Sulbaran

Eduardo Nunez has been traded to the Minnesota twins for Miguel Sulbaran, a Low-A 20-year-old pitcher, after being designated for assignment last week.

Dodgers catchers on new home plate collision rule

The new rule is experimental for 2014 and could possibly be adopted permanently beginning in 2015.

2014 profile: Drew Butera

The Dodgers catcher has produced historically low offensive numbers, but stands a decent chance to make the team as the backup catcher.

2013 Dodgers review: Drew Butera

Drew Butera played 6 full innings at catcher for the Dodgers, that was the fewest amount of innings for an NL catcher who played at least 2 games at catcher in 2013.

MLB news roundup: Rays sign Juan Carlos Oviedo

Oviedo hasn't pitched in the majors since 2011.

Dodgers sign Butera, Elbert to 2014 deals

The Dodgers on Friday agreed to contracts with three of their seven players eligible for salary arbitration in 2014.

Twins get genuine prospect for Drew Butera

The Los Angeles Dodgers sent real-life pitching prospect Miguel Sulbaran to the Minnesota Twins today to complete the Drew Butera trade.

Dodgers send Sulbaran to Twins for Butera

The player to be named later in the trade for Drew Butera turned out to be much better that originally assumed. Miguel Sulbaran, a 5'10" left-hander was signed as an amateur free agent out of Venezuela in 2011.

Dodgers recall Van Slyke, option Herrera

In 79 games between the majors and minors in 2013, Van Slyke is hitting .317/.421/.602 with 16 home runs, 20 doubles, 49 RBI and 52 runs scored.

Drew Butera Traded to Dodgers

Twins trade the fifth catcher on their 40-man roster to the Dodgers.

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