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Steve Edlefsen | Relief Pitcher

Team: Los Angeles Dodgers
Age / DOB:  (29) / 6/27/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 197
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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Chris Cotillo of MLBDailyDish.com reports that Steve Edlefsen has retired from baseball.
Edlefsen, 28, appeared in 27 games for the Giants from 2011-12, posting a 6.75 ERA. He had been at Triple-A with the Dodgers, where he held an 11.88 ERA across 8 1/3 innings. Mon, Apr 21, 2014 08:45:00 PM

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Giants sent RHP Steve Edlefsen outright to Triple-A Fresno.

Edlefsen was designated for assignment Friday. He had a 4.70 ERA in 15 1/3 innings with the Giants this season.
Tue, Sep 11, 2012 05:52:00 PM

Giants designated RHP Steve Edlefsen for assignment.

The move cleared a spot for Yusmeiro Petit on the 40-man roster. Edlefsen had a 4.70 ERA and 9/6 K/BB ratio over 15 1/3 innings with the Giants earlier this season.
Fri, Sep 7, 2012 10:23:00 PM

Giants optioned RHP Steve Edlefsen to Triple-A Fresno.

Edlefsen made 14 relief appearances since being promoted in late-April, posting a 4.37 ERA and 1.69 WHIP. He'll be replaced by George Kontos on the active roster, but figures to be back up later this year.
Sat, Jun 9, 2012 01:12:00 PM

Giants recalled RHP Steve Edlefsen from Triple-A Fresno.

Edlefsen will take the place of spot-starter Eric Hacker on the active roster. In six minor league appearances this season, he has a 1.42 ERA and 5/4 K/BB ratio across 6 1/3 innings.
Sat, Apr 28, 2012 12:35:00 PM

Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle reports that the Giants will recall right-hander Steve Edlefsen from Triple-A Fresno after Friday's game.

Nothing official from the team yet, but he'll likely take the roster spot of Eric Hacker, who is making a spot start Friday. Edlefson has a 1.42 ERA and 5/4 K/BB ratio over 6 1/3 innings at the Triple-A level this year.
Fri, Apr 27, 2012 09:24:00 PM

Giants optioned RHP Steve Edlefsen to Triple-A Fresno.

Edlefsen had a quality 1.69 ERA and 4/4 K/BB ratio over 10 2/3 innings this spring, but Dan Otero won the final spot in the Giants' bullpen. The 26-year-old right-hander will continue to serve as relief depth in the minors.
Wed, Apr 4, 2012 03:16:00 PM

Giants recalled RHP Steve Edlefsen from Triple-A Fresno.

Edlefsen will be making his major league debut when he gets into a game. He posted less than impressive numbers at Triple-A, holding a 5.44 ERA and 35/23 K/BB ratio over 44 2/3 innings, though he pitched much better the last two seasons.
Sun, Aug 21, 2011 11:17:00 AM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Yasmani Grandal
2A.J. Ellis
3Austin Barnes
1B1Adrian Gonzalez
2B1Howie Kendrick
2Alberto Callaspo
SS1Jimmy Rollins
3B1Alex Guerrero
2Justin Turner
LF1Carl Crawford
2Scott Van Slyke
3Chris Heisey
CF1Joc Pederson
2Enrique Hernandez
RF1Yasiel Puig
2Andre Ethier
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Clayton Kershaw
2Zack Greinke
3Brett Anderson
4Mike Bolsinger
5Carlos Frias
6Brandon Beachy
7Brandon McCarthy
8Hyun-Jin Ryu
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Kenley Jansen
2Joel Peralta
3Chris Hatcher
4J.P. Howell
5Brandon League
6Paco Rodriguez
7Yimi Garcia
8Adam Liberatore
9Juan Nicasio
10Pedro Baez