Nelson signed a one-year deal with the Dodgers
last offseason to help the bullpen, but he never got a chance to
play after undergoing lower-back surgery in early July.
The Dodgers still owe him a $500,000 buyout.
Nelson, 31, went 12-6 with a 3.49 ERA and 199 strikeouts in 29
starts with the Milwaukee Brewers in 2017 but he missed all of
2018 following right shoulder surgery and he pitched just 22
innings over 10 appearances (three starts) in 2019 because of
--Field Level Media
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