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Dana Eveland | Relief Pitcher

Team: Boston Red Sox
Age / DOB:  (31) / 10/29/1983
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 235
Bats / Throws: Left / Left
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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. Apr 2 - 4:02 PM

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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.
Jan 21 - 8:01 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

Dana Eveland will be unavailable until at least Friday after receiving a cortisone injection in his ailing left elbow.

The Mets are hoping it's not a disabled list situation, but it's not a given. Eveland has pitched surprisingly well for the Mets, posting a 3.09 ERA, 1.07 WHIP and 21/5 K/BB ratio over 23 1/3 relief innings.
Wed, Aug 20, 2014 01:15:00 PM

An X-ray on Dana Eveland's left elbow came back clean.

Eveland was hit on the pitching elbow by a comebacker Monday. While he escaped serious injury, it wouldn't be a surprise if he was unavailable for a few days.
Mon, Jul 28, 2014 10:23:00 PM

Mets purchased the contract of LHP Dana Eveland from Triple-A Las Vegas.

Eveland held a 3.91 ERA while striking out 58 over 46 innings at Vegas. The 30-year-old hasn't appeared in the majors since 2012. He'll be used as a long man in the bullpen.
Sun, Jun 1, 2014 12:24:00 PM

Dana Eveland will join the Mets on Sunday.

The Mets need some bullpen depth after going late into extra innings with the Phillies in two straight games. Eveland last appeared in the majors in 2012, when he posted a 4.73 ERA in 32 1/3 innings with the Orioles.
Sat, May 31, 2014 09:10:00 PM

Mets signed LHP Dana Eveland to a minor league contract.

He did not receive an invitation to spring training. Eveland spent last season in Korea after posting a 4.73 ERA over 32 1/3 frames for the Orioles in 2012. He'll provide minor league depth.
Mon, Feb 17, 2014 08:50:00 PM

Dana Eveland has signed a one-year contract with the Hanwha Eagles of the Korean Baseball Organization.

Eveland will make $675,000 guaranteed with an additional $225,000 available through incentives. It's a nice contract for the 29-year-old, who was likely headed for a minor league deal this offseason.
Sun, Dec 16, 2012 08:39:00 PM

Dana Eveland has elected free agency.

Eveland posted a 4.73 ERA over 12 games -- two starts -- this season for the Orioles. The soon-to-be 29-year-old will now look to catch on elsewhere.
Tue, Oct 16, 2012 08:52:00 PM

Orioles sent LHP Dana Eveland outright to Triple-A Norfolk.

Eveland has been designated for assignment three times this season but has remained with the O's each time. He could be back up in September, if not before.
Sun, Jul 29, 2012 03:04:00 PM

Orioles designated LHP Dana Eveland for assignment.

It's the third time this season he's been designated. Eveland was only up for a day this time around and didn't pitch. He'll almost surely clear waivers.
Fri, Jul 27, 2012 03:24:00 PM

Orioles purchased the contract of LHP Dana Eveland from Triple-A Norfolk.

Eveland will add depth to a Baltimore bullpen that was needed for 6 1/3 innings on Wednesday night. The 28-year-old left-hander has a 4.73 ERA and 1.39 WHIP in 32-plus frames this season in the major leagues.
Thu, Jul 26, 2012 10:28:00 AM

Orioles sent LHP Dana Eveland outright to Triple-A Norfolk.

Eveland was designated for assignment by the O's over the weekend and passed through waivers with ease. He owns a 5.46 career ERA and a 1.67 career WHIP.
Mon, Jul 16, 2012 02:52:00 PM

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