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Evan Meek | Relief Pitcher

Team: Baltimore Orioles
Age / DOB:  (31) / 5/12/1983
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 225
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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Orioles optioned RHP Evan Meek to Triple-A Norfolk.
Meek has been back-and-forth from the majors and Triple-A this season, putting up a 7.47 ERA in 15 appearances with the big club. Ramon Ramirez is taking his spot in the Orioles' bullpen. Jun 30 - 6:24 PM

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Orioles recalled RHP Evan Meek from Triple-A Norfolk.

Meek has posted a 6.39 ERA over 13 relief appearances for the O's this season. He won't be used in high-leverage situations.
Jun 27 - 10:42 AM

Orioles optioned RHP Evan Meek to Triple-A Norfolk.

Meek has posted a 6.39 ERA over 13 appearances in the majors this season. He'll probably be back later this summer.
Jun 8 - 1:18 PM

Orioles purchased the contract of RHP Evan Meek from Triple-A Norfolk.

Meek has posted a 6.94 ERA over 12 appearances in the majors this season. He won't be used in high leverage situations.
Jun 6 - 4:41 PM

Orioles sent RHP Evan Meek outright to Triple-A Norfolk.

Meek is now off the O's 40-man roster. He posted a 6.94 ERA in 12 appearances this year with Baltimore.
May 28 - 4:20 PM

Orioles optioned RHP Evan Meek to Triple-A Norfolk.

Meek has posted a 6.94 ERA over 12 appearances this season with the big club. He'll try to get himself back on track in the minor leagues before returning to help the O's bullpen later in the season.
May 17 - 1:58 PM

Orioles designated RHP Evan Meek for assignment.

Meek is only being designated off the 25-man roster, so he'll be optioned to Triple-A Norfolk Saturday and remain in the organization. He's posted a 6.94 ERA over 12 appearances this season.
May 16 - 4:56 PM

Orioles recalled RHP Evan Meek from Triple-A Norfolk.

Meek allowed nine earned runs in 11 2/3 innings in a stint with the Orioles earlier this season. The veteran right-hander will pitch in a middle relief role.
May 15 - 3:45 PM

Orioles optioned RHP Evan Meek to Triple-A Norfolk.

The O's need a fresh arm after Thursday's doubleheader. Meek tossed 9 1/3 scoreless innings to start the season but has been blasted for nine runs over his last 2 1/3 frames. Baltimore will announce a corresponding move prior to Friday's game.
May 2 - 8:31 AM

Evan Meek has been sent home with the flu.

The Orioles have a flu bug going around the clubhouse and they don't want it to claim anyone else. Tuesday's game might be rained out, so Meek might not even miss a game.
Apr 15 - 3:44 PM

Orioles purchased the contract of RHP Evan Meek from Triple-A Norfolk.

Meek made the team with a 1.00 ERA and 10/0 K/BB ratio over nine spring innings. The former All-Star reliever has been plagued by injuries the last two seasons but appears to have his stuff back.
Mar 30 - 3:51 PM

Evan Meek struck out all three Red Sox he faced for a save on Wednesday.

Meek has regained much of the velocity that briefly made him an All-Star setup man before shoulder problems struck. The Orioles can send him down, since he's on a minor league contract, but it's looking like they'll probably keep him. It's down to him and Alfredo Aceves for the last spot in the pen.
Mar 26 - 5:21 PM

Orioles signed RHP Evan Meek to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.

Meek, formerly of the Pirates, pitched exclusively with the Rangers' Triple-A affiliate last year and posted a 4.50 ERA and 80/46 K/BB ratio in 108 innings over 18 relief appearances and 15 starts. He'll attempt to win a bullpen job in the spring, but will likely begin the season in the minors.
Feb 5 - 3:53 PM

Rangers signed RHP Evan Meek to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.

Meek was once considered a reliable setup man, but he's dealt with shoulder issues for going on two years and may never bounce back to his old form. The 29-year-old right-hander posted a 6.75 ERA in 12 innings this past season for Pittsburgh. He will be competing for a spot in the Rangers' bullpen during spring training.
Thu, Dec 6, 2012 01:03:00 PM

Pirates sent RHP Evan Meek outright to Triple-A Indianapolis.

Meek was designated for assignment last Monday and surprisingly drew no claims on waivers. The 29-year-old has battled shoulder issues for the past couple seasons but was once regarded as a top setup man and potential closer. He remains in the Pirates' system.
Mon, Sep 17, 2012 01:21:00 PM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Matt Wieters
2Nick Hundley
3Caleb Joseph
1B1Chris Davis
2Steve Pearce
2B1Jonathan Schoop
SS1J.J. Hardy
3B1Manny Machado
2Ryan Flaherty
LF1David Lough
CF1Adam Jones
RF1Nick Markakis
DH1Nelson Cruz
2Delmon Young
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Chris Tillman
2Ubaldo Jimenez
3Wei-Yin Chen
4Miguel Gonzalez
5Johan Santana
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Zach Britton
2Tommy Hunter
3Darren O'Day
4Brian Matusz
5Ryan Webb
6T.J. McFarland
7Brad Brach
8Preston Guilmet