Monday, January 21, 2008
Proctor and Dodgers agreed to $1,150,000, 1-year contract
LOS ANGELES -- Reliever Scott Proctor and the Los Angeles
Dodgers agreed to a one-year contract worth $1,115,000, avoiding
Proctor had asked for $930,000 in arbitration and had been
offered $1.3 million. He made $445,923 last season, when the
Dodgers acquired him from the New York Yankees on July 31 for
Proctor was 2-5 with a 3.81 ERA in 52 games with the Yankees and
3-0 with a 3.38 ERA in 31 games with the Dodgers.
He was frequently used in New York by manager Joe Torre, who
left the Yankees and became manager of the Dodgers.
Left-hander Joe Beimel is the last remaining Dodgers player in
arbitration. He asked for $2,125,000 and was offered $1.7 million.
He made $912,500 last year after losing in arbitration.