Daniel Claiborne Hudson, born March 9, 1987, is an American professional baseball pitcher who currently plays for the Los Angeles Dodgers of Major League Baseball (MLB).
Hudson was selected in the fifth round of the 2008 MLB draft by the Chicago White Sox. He made his Major League Baseball debut with the White Sox in 2009, and he has since played for the Arizona Diamondbacks, Pittsburgh Pirates, Toronto Blue Jays, Washington Nationals, and San Diego Padres.
Hudson made the game-winning save in Game 7 of the 2019 World Series to give the Nationals their first championship in team history.
Hudson was picked by the Chicago White Sox in the fifth round of the 2008 Major League Baseball draft. He was sent to the White Sox rookie-level club, the Great Falls Voyagers, for the balance of the 2008 season, where he had a 5–4 record with an ERA of 3.36 in 14 starts. In 69+23 innings, he struck out 90 hitters.
Hudson was moved to the bullpen’s setup job when the Nationals signed Brad Hand during the 2020-2021 off-season.  He has a 2.20 ERA and 14 holds in 32+23 innings during the 2021 season.
Hudson made his final Nationals’ appearance on July 26, 2021, before being placed on the COVID-19 injury list on July 29, 2021.
How Much Does Daniel Hudson Make?
Daniel Hudson earns $7 million US dollars per year.