Dallas Beeler is in his seventh pro season with the Cubs organization and has made five major league starts over the last two campaigns ... was selected by Chicago in the 41st round of the 2010 draft ... added to the 40-man roster, November 20, 2013. Owns a 29-29 career minor league record with two complete games and a 3.67 ERA (220 ER/539.0 IP) in 107 games (99 starts). Has struck out 357 hitters compared to 149 walks in 539.0 innings of work in the minors. Made his major league debut, June 28, 2014 vs. Washington, in the first game of a scheduled doubleheader … suffered the loss after allowing an unearned run in 6.0 innings. Made six starts and went 4-1 with a 2.49 ERA (6 ER/21.2 IP) for the Mesa Solar Sox during the 2013 Arizona Fall League after missing part of the regular season with a finger sprain on his right hand. Participated in the Cubs inaugural Rookie Development Program in Chicago in January of 2013 and the Cubs Caravan in 2015. © Underwent Tommy John ligament replacement surgery on his right elbow in the summer of 2009 while at Oral Roberts University ... recovered in time to pitch in nine games in 2010 after signing with the Cubs. Attended Oral Roberts University and Seminole State College ... graduated from Jenks (Okla.) High School in 2008.
Dallas Beeler spent the majority of the season with Triple-A Iowa, going 8-5 with a 4.07 ERA (50 ER/110.2 IP) in 21 starts ... made three starts with the Cubs in July, allowing nine earned runs in 8.1 innings (9.72 ERA). Went 7-0 with a 1.55 ERA (9 ER/52.1 IP) in the second half of the Triple-A season (eight starts), including a 5-0 mark with a 0.66 ERA (3 ER/40.2 IP) in his final six starts ... was 1-5 with a 6.33 ERA (41 ER/58.1 IP) in the first half of the season with Iowa. Held the Triple-A opposition to two earned runs or fewer in 12 of his final 13 outings and allowed one or zero earned runs in nine of those starts. Began the season on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation ... was activated May 18 and optioned to Iowa. At Iowa, struck out 83 hitters compared to 37 walks and allowed five home runs in 110.2 innings of work. Tossed a season-high 8.0-innings, August 30 vs. Sacramento, allowing just two hits and one unearned run in the I-Cubs 9-1 triumph ... had also allowed zero earned runs in his previous outing (6.2 IP), August 22 at Salt Lake. At Iowa, held righties to a .225 average (52-for-231) while lefties batted .308 (62-for-201). Was placed on the minor league disabled list September 5 with a right elbow strain. Made three starts with the Cubs in July, including twice as the starter in Game Two of a doubleheader ... July 7 vs. St. Louis, allowed just two runs in 5.0 innings in the Cubs 5-3 victory ... did not pitch more than 2.0 innings in either of his other starts at Cincinnati and at home against Colorado.
Made two spot starts (0-2, 3.27 ERA) in his major league debut with the Cubs after having never pitched above Double-A prior to the year ...Spent a majority of the season with Triple-A Iowa, going 9-6 with a complete game and a 3.40 ERA (47 ER/124.1 IP) in 20 starts...Made his major league debut, June 28 vs. Washington (game one) … allowed an unearned run on four hits while fanning six in 6.0 innings of work...Became just the fifth Cubs starting pitcher since 1988 to throw at least 6.0 innings and not allow an earned run in his major league debut,joining Jeff Pico (May 31, 1988 vs. Reds, a complete game shutout), Bob Scanlan (May 7, 1991 at Houston), Amaury Telemaco (May 16, 1996 vs. Houston) and Ryan O'Malley (August 16, 2006 at Houston)...Singled in his first major league at-bat (off Gio Gonzalez), becoming the first Cubs pitcher to record a hit in his first career plate appearance since Chris Rusin tripled, August 21, 2012 in Milwaukee...At Iowa, struck out 83 hitters compared to just 32 walks … allowed eight home runs in 124.1 innings of work...Threw his second-career complete game in the first contest of a doubleheader May 28 at Memphis, tossing 6.1 innings while suffering the loss...Was 2-1 with a 2.08 ERA (6 ER/26.0 IP) in four July starts...Right-handed hitters were just 49-for-235 (.209) against him compared to a .283 mark (63-for-223) against lefties...Allowed one or zero runs in nine of his 20 starts … surrendered three runs or fewer in 16 starts...Went 4-0 with a 1.41 ERA (5 ER/32.0 IP) in five starts from June 18-July 22...Tossed 7.0-shutout innings in back-to-back starts on July 17 (at Round Rock) and July 22 (vs. New Hampshire).
Dallas was 4-2 with a 3.13 ERA in nine starts for Double-A Tennessee before a finger sprain on his right hand ended his season in mid-May ... walked 17 and struck out 35 in 54.2 innings, and limited the opponent to a .214 batting average... Landed on Tennessee's disabled list, May 20, due to his injured finger ... missed remainder of season... Produced a 2.37 ERA (8 ER/30.1 IP) in his final five outings, April 25-May 18... Tossed 14.2 consecutive scoreless innings, April 20-May 2... Went 4-1 with a 2.49 ERA (6 ER/21.2 IP) for the Mesa Solar Sox in the Arizona Fall League ... did not allow an earned run in his final three starts, spanning 11.2 innings ... tossed 5.0 shutout innings in his final start, November 11 against Peoria.
Made a career-high 27 starts for Double-A Tennessee, going 6-7 with a 4.24 ERA (64 ER/136.0 IP)... Walked two or fewer in 21 of 27 outings... Twice tossed a season-high 7.0 innings, including a 7.0-inning complete game effort, May 14 at Jackson... Started the season by posting a 1.08 ERA (2 ER/16.2 IP) in his first three starts, April 7-18... Posted a 3.29 ERA (15 ER/41.0 IP) in eight starts, June 4-July 15.
Reached the Double-A level in his first full pro season, going 2-6 with a 3.22 ERA (34 ER/95.0 IP) in 21 games (20 starts) between Single-A Peoria and Double-A Tennessee... Began the season going 1-1 with a 1.66 ERA (8 ER/43.1 IP) in 12 games, 11 starts, prior to his promotion to Tennessee... Was 1-5 with a 4.53 ERA (26 ER/51.2 IP) in nine starts for the Smokies.
In his first pro season, posted a 2.95 ERA (6 ER/18.1 IP) in nine games, two starts, primarily with Rookie League Mesa... Walked just two and struck out 18 between Mesa and Single-A Boise... Did not allow a home run in 18.1 innings.