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Dana Eveland | Relief Pitcher | #51

Team: Tampa Bay Rays
Age / DOB:  (32) / 10/29/1983
Ht / Wt:  6'1" / 235
Bats / Throws: Left / Left
College: College Of The Canyons
Drafted: 2002 / Rd. 16 (0) / MLW
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Rays purchased the contract of LHP Dana Eveland from Triple-A Durham.
He'll replace the injured Alex Colome (biceps) on the active roster. Eveland has posted a brutal 7.56 ERA and 2.04 WHIP through 21 appearances with the Rays this season. Jun 28 - 3:41 PM

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Rays sent LHP Dana Eveland outright to Triple-A Durham.

Eveland cleared waivers after being designated for assignment. He's posted a 7.56 ERA and 2.04 WHIP through 21 appearances this season for the Rays.
Jun 19 - 8:26 AM

Rays designated LHP Dana Eveland for assignment.

Eveland had a 7.56 ERA and 2.04 WHIP through 21 appearances this season out of the Tampa Bay bullpen. He is probably going to pass through waivers unclaimed.
Jun 15 - 3:30 PM

Rays purchased the contract of LHP Dana Eveland from Triple-A Durham.

The veteran southpaw beat out Andrew Bellatti for the final spot in the club's Opening Day bullpen. He's expected to function primarily in long relief and won't hold any fantasy value.
Apr 2 - 1:17 PM

Rays signed LHP Dana Eveland to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.

Eveland made 10 relief appearances for the Braves in 2015 before getting released on July 8. The lefty will try to earn a spot in the Rays' Opening Day bullpen with a strong showing next spring in the Grapefruit League.
Mon, Dec 14, 2015 02:06:00 PM

Orioles signed LHP Dana Eveland to a minor league contract.

Eveland was released by the Braves earlier this month after struggling in his brief time there. He pitched well for the Mets last season, though, and is not a bad depth guy to have around.
Fri, Jul 17, 2015 12:45:00 PM

Braves released LHP Dana Eveland.

He cleared waivers after being removed from the 40-man roster and has now been cut loose. Eveland held an ugly 6.00 ERA during his brief time with the Braves, but someone will give him a shot on a minor league deal
Wed, Jul 8, 2015 08:44:00 AM

Braves designated LHP Dana Eveland for assignment.

The veteran southpaw posted a 6.00 ERA, 2.67 WHIP and 4/3 K/BB ratio in his three innings with the big league club. It's unclear if he'll look to latch on elsewhere, or accept an assignment to Triple-A and continue to provide organizational bullpen depth.
Sun, Jul 5, 2015 05:13:00 PM

Braves purchased the contract of LHP Dana Eveland from Triple-A Gwinnett.

Gwinnett opted out of his minor league contract with the Red Sox last week after being denied a promotion despite posting a dominant 1.54 ERA, 0.857 WHIP, and 20/3 K/BB ratio over 23 1/3 innings at Triple-A Pawtucket. He's finally getting a shot now with the Braves.
Thu, Jun 11, 2015 09:56:00 AM

Braves signed LHP Dana Eveland to a minor league contract.

Eveland opted out of his minor league deal with the Red Sox after failing to receive a promotion following a 1.54 ERA and 20/3 K/BB ratio over 23 1/3 innings at Triple-A Pawtucket. He should get a shot with the Braves soon.
Sun, Jun 7, 2015 12:46:00 PM

Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish reports Dana Eveland has opted out of his minor league contract with the Red Sox, making him a free agent.

Pitching for Triple-A Pawtucket, Eveland has posted a 1.54 ERA and 20/3 K/BB ratio over 23 1/3 innings this season. He could catch on in a better situation with a team looking for major league lefty relief help.
Wed, Jun 3, 2015 10:28:00 PM

Red Sox reassigned LHP Dana Eveland to minor league camp.

Eveland gave up six runs -- four earned -- in 7 1/3 innings this spring in the Grapefruit League. He'll act as left-handed relief depth this year for Boston.
Thu, Apr 2, 2015 04:02:00 PM

Red Sox signed LHP Dana Eveland to a minor league contract.

It's a split contract with an invitation to spring training. Eveland, 31, has a career 5.27 ERA, but pitched well for the Mets last season, finishing with a 2.63 ERA and a 27/6 K/BB ratio in 27 1/3 innings. The lefty was hit on his pitching elbow in July and was ultimately shut down in September.
Wed, Jan 21, 2015 08:01:00 AM

Mets sent LHP Dana Eveland outright to Triple-A Las Vegas.

Eveland pitched well when healthy this season, posting a 2.63 ERA and 27/6 K/BB ratio over 27 1/3 innings. He dealt with elbow issues for much of the second half, though, before eventually being shut down.
Fri, Oct 31, 2014 04:28:00 PM

Dana Eveland (elbow) is likely done for the season.

Eveland was given a cortisone injection in his left elbow in hopes that it would allow him to keep pitching, but an MRI Thursday showed that he still had inflammation. The good news is that he has no structural damage. "It was a relief to know there is no structural damage," Eveland said, "but it (stinks) I was having a good season, I wanted to finish strong."
Fri, Sep 12, 2014 09:54:00 AM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Hank Conger
2Curt Casali
1B1Steve Pearce
2Logan Morrison
2B1Logan Forsythe
2Taylor Motter
3Nick Franklin
SS1Brad Miller
2Tim Beckham
3B1Evan Longoria
LF1Brandon Guyer
2Desmond Jennings
3Jaff Decker
CF1Kevin Kiermaier
2Mikie Mahtook
RF1Steven Souza
2Oswaldo Arcia
DH1Corey Dickerson
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Chris Archer
2Jake Odorizzi
3Drew Smyly
4Matt Moore
5Blake Snell
6Matt Andriese
7Alex Cobb
8Chase Whitley
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Alex Colome
2Brad Boxberger
3Xavier Cedeno
4Enny Romero
5Erasmo Ramirez
6Matt Andriese
7Ryan Garton
8Dana Eveland
9Danny Farquhar