Brian Lawrence was a for MLB starting pitcher. Following the 2005 season, pitcher Brian Lawrence was traded by the San Diego Padres to the Washington Nationals for third baseman Vinny Castilla. He missed all of 2006 due to a torn labrum and torn rotator cuff. Lawrence was pitching coach of the Normal CornBelters in 2012 and Lake Elsinore Storm in 2013. He is 37 today.