Dickson with the Orix Buffaloes
|Orix Buffaloes – No. 32|
|Born: November 3, 1984|
|July 2, 2011, for the St. Louis Cardinals|
|MLB statistics |
(through 2012 season)
|Earned run average||4.91|
|Career highlights and awards|
Brandon Dickson (born November 3, 1984) is an American professional baseball player who currently plays for the Orix Buffaloes of the Nippon Professional Baseball League. He was signed undrafted by the St. Louis Cardinals in 2006 after attending Tusculum College.
He is 6' 5", 190 lbs.
In 2006, playing for the New Market Rebels in the Valley Baseball League, Dickson had a league-leading and franchise record 13 saves, and led the league in wins, going 5-0 in 26 relief appearances.
With the conclusion of the 2018 season, Dickson's 6th year in Nippon Professional Baseball, he had an overall record of 47-53 with a 3.33 ERA. In 821 innings pitched, he recorded 603 strikeouts.
Awards and honors
- 2007 Midwest League (A) Mid-Season All-Star
- 2010 Pacific Coast League (AAA) Mid-Season All-Star
- Walton, Brian (June 5, 2007). "Six Swing Named Midwest League All-Stars". scout.com. Retrieved 2009-05-27.
- Brandon Dickson Stats, Bio, MLB.com
- Walton, Brian (August 9, 2006). "Cardinals Pick "Cotton" Dickson". Scout.com. Retrieved May 27, 2009.
- ]ook_stl&c_id=stl Dickson's callup just what the doctor ordered], MLB.com (June 30, 2011)
- Box Score, July 2, MLB.com (July 2, 2011)
- Brandon Dickson records page, 'Awards/Honors'