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Dan Meyer MLB Career Stats

3-9 5.46 113.2 92 1.55

Dan Meyer Bio

  • Full Name: Daniel Livingston Meyer
  • Born: 7/3/1981 in Woodbury, NJ
  • Draft: 2002, Atlanta Braves, 1st rd. (34th overall)
  • College: James Madison
  • Debut: September 14, 2004
  • Ret., Final Game: 7/10/2010
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MLB Career Stats 3 9 5.46 103 7 2 113.2 92 1.55


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Season G Rank
2009 71 22nd in NL


Season HLD Rank
2009 20 11th in NL

Dan Meyer Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
November 14, 2012 Baltimore Orioles signed free agent LHP Dan Meyer to a minor league contract.
November 2, 2011 LHP Dan Meyer elected free agency.
September 14, 2011 Indianapolis Indians activated LHP Dan Meyer from the 7-day disabled list.
June 10, 2011 Indianapolis Indians placed LHP Dan Meyer on the 7-day disabled list.
May 28, 2011 Indianapolis Indians activated LHP Dan Meyer from the 7-day disabled list.
May 20, 2011 Indianapolis Indians placed LHP Dan Meyer on the 7-day disabled list.
May 4, 2011 Indianapolis Indians activated LHP Dan Meyer from the 7-day disabled list.
April 21, 2011 Dan Meyer roster status changed by Indianapolis Indians.
April 19, 2011 Indianapolis Indians placed LHP Dan Meyer on the 7-day disabled list.
April 6, 2011 LHP Dan Meyer assigned to Indianapolis Indians.
April 5, 2011 Pittsburgh Pirates signed free agent LHP Dan Meyer to a minor league contract.
April 3, 2011 Lehigh Valley IronPigs released LHP Dan Meyer.
April 2, 2011 LHP Dan Meyer assigned to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
November 19, 2010 Philadelphia Phillies signed free agent LHP Dan Meyer to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
October 6, 2010 LHP Dan Meyer elected free agency.
July 14, 2010 Florida Marlins sent LHP Dan Meyer outright to New Orleans Zephyrs.
July 9, 2010 Florida Marlins selected the contract of Dan Meyer from New Orleans Zephyrs.
June 5, 2010 Dan Meyer assigned to New Orleans Zephyrs from Jamestown Jammers.
June 1, 2010 Florida Marlins sent Dan Meyer outright to Jamestown Jammers.
May 28, 2010 Florida Marlins designated LHP Dan Meyer for assignment.
May 10, 2010 Florida Marlins activated LHP Dan Meyer from the 15-day disabled list.
May 7, 2010 Jupiter Hammerheads sent LHP Dan Meyer on a rehab assignment to Jacksonville Suns.
April 30, 2010 Dan Meyer assigned to Jupiter Hammerheads.
April 26, 2010 Florida Marlins placed LHP Dan Meyer on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to April 25, 2010. Strained left calf.

Daniel Livingston Meyer Bio Info

Daniel Livingston Meyer... Married Bryant Karpinski (11/14/09)... 1999 graduate of Kingsway Regional High School (NJ)... Attended James Madison University (VA)... Pitched for Cotuit in the Cape Cod League in 2001... Hobby: Playing golf... Signed by: J.J. Picollo. 2010 Made FLA's Opening Day roster for the 2nd straight season...Was on the 15-day DL (strained left calf ), 4/25-5/10; made 4 scoreless rehab appearances between Jupiter (A) and Jacksonville (AA)...Was designated for assignment on 5/28; accepted his assignment to New Orleans (AAA) on 6/1...Had his contract selected on 7/9 and was outrighted back to New Orleans on 7/14...Posted a season-best 11.2-inning scoreless streak, 6/19-7/18...Allowed an ER in only 5 of his final 26 appearances with New Orleans; allowed ER in 5 of his first 6 games...Held opponents to a .109 avg (13-46) with RISP and a .083 avg (2-24) with RISP & 2 outs 2009 In his first full Major League season, made 71 appearances out of the Marlins bullpen, posting a 3-2 record and a career-best 3.09 ERA. Prior to 2009, had made 19 Big League appearances (seven starts) and owned a record of 0-6 and ERA of 7.63...Earned his first career win on June 12 at Toronto, tossing 1.0 scoreless inning. Also earned wins on July 1 vs. Washington and September 23 vs. Philadelphia...Took losses on July 25 at Los Angeles and October 4 vs. Philadelphia...Notched first career save in his first career save opportunity on June 24 against Baltimore, pitching a scoreless ninth inning. Made his second save of the year 10 days later on July 4 vs. Pittsburgh, finishing the season two-for-two in save opportunities...From June 5 to July 12, tossed a season-best 12.0 scoreless innings, going 2-0 in that span...Held opposing hitters to a .219 average, second-best on the club. Left-handed batters hit .228 (23x101) while right-handed hitters hit .211 (24x114)...Allowed five home runs on the year, four to left-handed hitters and only one to a right-handed batter...Tied a career-high with five strikeouts on May 6 against Atlanta (2.2 IP). Tallied five strikeouts for the first time in his career on August 17, 2008 vs. Chicago White Sox (3.0 IP)...Retired 51 of 71 first batters faced (71.8%) and allowed only nine of 34 inherited runners to score (26.5%). 2008 Started the season with triple-A Sacramento in the Oakland Athletics organization before being summoned to the Big League club three times over the final two months of the season... led River Cats in wins and ranked second in strikeouts...After dropping his first start of the season with Sacramento, rolled off five straight wins over his next eight appearances (4.00 ERA)...also won his final four decisions (eight starts), from June 22-July 30, posting a 3.66 ERA (51.2 IP/21 ER)...As a starter, went 9-5 with 4.40 ERA (114.2 IP/56 ER)...in two appearances out of the bullpen, had a 1-0 record and 5.63 ERA (8.0 IP/5 ER)...Tossed a season-high 8.0 innings two times; July 8 vs. Colorado Springs and July 25 at Albuquerque...Recalled by Oakland on August 3...saw first action of the season that same day at Boston, tossing 1.0 scoreless inning with one strikeout...Posted no record and 4.97 ERA (12.2 IP/7 ER) in seven relief appearances and a 0-4 mark with 9.60 ERA (15.0 IP/16 ER) in four starts. 2007 Spent most of the season with Triple-A Sacramento where he was 8-2 with a 3.28 ERA in 21 starts...ranked second in the Pacific Coast League in ERA to Tacoma's Jorge Campilo (3.07) and topped PCL starters in opponents batting (.243)...also made one start with Oakland in mid-August and then returned to Oakland in September following the conclusion of the regular season at Sacramento...was 0-2 with an 8.82 ERA in six games, three starts, with the A's...was 0-2 with an 11.12 ERA and .327 opponents batting average in his three starts, all of which came in Oakland, and 0-0 with a 3.60 ERA and .211 opponents batting average in his three relief appearances, all of which came on the road...allowed a .294 opponents batting average, which included a .250 (12 for 48) average against righthanded hitters and .400 (8 for 20) against left-handers...his opponents average included a .158 mark with the bases empty and .526 with runners in scoring position...allowed a .200 average over his first 15 pitches in a game and .321 after that...opponents were just 1 for 14 (.071) with two walks when leading off an inning...first batters faced were 1 for 3 (.333) with a home run in his relief appearances and he allowed 1 of 3 (33.3%) inherited runners to score...was recalled from Sacramento for the first time on August 13 and made his A's debut with a start against Kansas City on August 17...allowed a career high six runs on five hits and two walks in 4.0 innings and was the losing pitcher in the A's 9-2 loss...was optioned back to Sacramento the next day...returned to Oakland at the conclusion of the regular season for the River Cats on September 3 and his first two outings came in relief...struck out a career high four batters in 3.1 innings of relief on September 8 at Texas...then had a two-start stint in the rotation from September 14 to 19...matched his career high with four strikeouts and six runs allowed in 2.2 innings on September 14 against Texas but had a no decision in the A's 11-9 win...then allowed five runs on a career high six hits in a career high 4.2 innings on September 19 against Seattle and lost...his final outing came in relief on September 25 at Boston (0.2 ip, 2 h, 1 r, 1 er, 1 bb)...he began the season on Sacramento's disabled list with left shoulder tendinitis and was reinstated from the DL on April 23...made one start for Double-A Midland on April 23 at Corpus Christi and had a no decision in a 4-3 Rockhounds win (4.0 ip, 5 h, 3 r, 3 er, 4 bb, 2 so, 2 hr)...was sent back to Sacramento on April 27 and was a combined 8-2 with a 3.39 ERA in 22 starts at both of his minor league stops...issued a career high 55 walks...led the A's farm system in ERA...topped the River Cats in strikeouts (105) and tied for second in wins (8)...opponents hit .247, which broke down to .223 (69 for 310) against right-handed hitters and .307 (39 for 127) against left-handers...allowed 11 of his 14 home runs against right-handers...12 of the home runs were solo shots...his opponents average dropped to .182 with runners in scoring position...went 3-1 with a 1.64 ERA over his final seven minor league starts after going 5- 1 with a 4.42 ERA over his first 15 starts...his teams were 14-8 (.636) in his starting assignments...tossed six or more innings in seven of his 22 starts, including six of his last eight...allowed two runs or fewer 15 times, including each of his last eight...walked two batters or fewer eight times, including each of his last five...allowed two runs or fewer in each of his first five starts with the River Cats, going 1-0 with a 2.28 ERA...struck out 11 in 6.0 innings against Round Rock on June 5...also struck out 10 on June 22 against Tacoma and matched his season high with 11 on July 20 against Salt Lake...was 3-0 with a 3.27 ERA over his first nine starts...then went 2-1 with a 5.93 ERA over his next five starts from June 16 to July 8...was charged with his first loss of the season on June 16 against Las Vegas when he allowed a season high six runs in 5.0 innings...allowed two runs or fewer in each of his last eight starts beginning on July 8...tossed a season high 7.1 shutout innings but ended up with a no decision in Sacramento's 1-0 loss at Memphis on July 26...it was the only outing in which he did not allow a run...allowed one run in seven innings on July 31 at Nashville but took the loss in Sacramento's 2-0 loss...left with a 2-1 lead on August 7 against Oklahoma but ended up with a no decision in the River Cats 7-3 loss...it was the fourth time he left a game with a lead only to have the bullpen blow a save...won each of his two starts following his option from Oakland and did not walk a batter in either outing. 2006 The left-hander spent 2006 with Triple-A Sacramento and went 3-3 with a 5.07 ERA in 10 starts. He allowed a .315 opponents batting average and gave up 10 homers. Lefties hit .411 against Meyer with eight homers. He never got past six innings in 10 starts, and gave up at least one earned run in nine of his starts. Since pitching two games with the Braves in 2004, Meyer hasn't seen any action in the big leagues. 2005 Spent his first season in the A's organization at Triple-A Sacramento and was 2-8 with a 5.36 ERA in 19 games, 17 starts...it was the first time in his career he had an ERA above 2.87...had career highs in earned runs (53), home runs (15) and walks (43) and matched his high in runs (64)...his two wins were the fewest of his career but he had two stints on the disabled list with shoulder problems...led the River Cats pitching staff in losses and home runs allowed...allowed a .286 opponents batting average which included a .277 (23 for 83) mark against left-handed hitters and .289 (78 for 270) against right-handers...allowed 13 of his 15 home runs to righties...yield a .308 (82 for 266) opponents batting average over the first four innings of a game and .218 (19 for 87) after that...opponents batted .270 (24 for 89) with runners in scoring position, including .317 (13 for 41) with RISP and two outs...was 0-5 with a 5.53 ERA (35 er in 57.0 ip) in 12 games at home compared to 2-3 with a 5.06 ERA (18 er in 32.0 ip) in seven games on the road...Sacramento had a 6-11 (.353) record in his starting assignments...tossed five innings or fewer 11 of his 17 starts, including fewer than five innings five times...lost each of his first two starts before recording his first win on April 19 at Tacoma, despite walking a season high five in 5.0 innings (5 h, 1 r, 1 er, 4 so)...allowed a season high nine runs in 4.2 innings in a loss at Tucson on May 5...allowed a season high three home runs in his next start on May 10 against Oklahoma...was 1-3 with a 6.62 ERA (26 er in 35.1 ip), .303 (43 for 142) opponents batting average and 10 home runs allowed over his first seven starts before he was placed on the disabled list on May 11 with a strained left shoulder...went 1-5 with a 4.53 ERA (27 er in 53.2 ip), .275 (58 for 211) opponents batting average and five home runs allowed over his final 12 games, 10 starts...was reinstated from the DL on June 23 and his first two appearances came in relief (2.1 ip, 2 h, 2 r, 2 er, 2 bb, 2 so, 7.71 ERA)...was 2-8 with a 5.30 ERA (51 er in 86.2 ip) in his 17 starts...lost three consecutive starts from July 14-24 (10 er in 14.1 ip, 6.28 ERA), giving him a season high four-game losing streak dating back to May 5...picked up his second and final win of the season on July 29 at Memphis when he struck out a season high seven and matched his season high with 7.0 innings pitched (4 h, 1 r, 2 bb)...also tossed 7.0 innings on April 30 against Tucson and August 15 against Fresno...went on the DL for a second time on August 22 with tendinitis in his left shoulder and missed the remainder of the season. 2004 Made his Major League debut with Atlanta during September in just his third professional season...was selected from Triple-A Richmond on September 14 and did not allow a run in two relief appearances with the Braves (2.0 ip, 2 h, 1 bb, 1 so)...made his debut on September 14 at New York with a scoreless eighth inning (1.0 ip, 1 h, 1 so) and faced the Mets again two days later (1.0 ip, 1 h, 1 bb)...spent the balance of the season at Double-A Greenville and Richmond where he combined to post a 9-6 record and a 2.49 ERA in 26 games, 24 starts...his ERA ranked 10th in all of minor league baseball and his win total was a career high...has never had an ERA above 2.87 at any minor league stop and has a 2.71 ERA (106 er in 352.0 ip) in 67 career minor league outings...struck out 146 and walked just 37 in 126.1 innings...averaged 10.4 strikeouts per nine innings and had a strikeout to walk ratio of 3.9 to 1...ranked fourth in the Atlanta farm system in strikeouts and ERA...allowed a .236 opponents batting average which included a .205 (16 for 78) mark against left-handers and .242 (96 for 396) against righthanders...all seven of his home runs allowed were against right handed hitters...allowed one run or fewer 16 of his 24 starts, walked two batters or fewer 21 times and allowed four hits or fewer 12 times...opened the season at Greenville, going 6-3 with a 2.22 ERA...led his team in wins, strikeouts, starts and ERA at time of his promotion...ranked third in the Southern League in ERA when he was moved up...ended up tying for second on the club in wins...allowed just one home run in 65.0 innings...did not allow an earned run in four April outings (14.0 ip, 7 h, 1 r, 4 bb, 15 so)...tossed a season high 7.0 innings on May 16 at Huntsville and May 27 at Montgomery...won his final two Double-A starts, striking out a season high 11 batters in 6.0 innings on June 17 against Chattanooga and fanning 10 in 6.0 innings on June 23 at West Tenn...was promoted to Richmond on June 27 and was 3-3 with a 2.79 ERA in 12 games, 11 starts...allowed a .164 (10 for 61) opponents average with runners in scoring position at Triple-A...went 2-0 with a 0.92 ERA (2 er in 19.2 ip) over his final four regular season outings...then made one postseason start for in Game 2 of the International League semi-finals and had a no decision (6.0 ip, 2 h, 1 r, 1 er, 1 bb, 3 so). 2003 Was named the Braves number five prospect by Baseball America...honored with a selection to the South Atlantic League, Southern Division, All-Star team...spent the entire season at the Single-A level and was a combined 7-10 with a 2.87 ERA in 28 starts at Rome of the South Atlantic League and Myrtle Beach of the Carolina League...had career highs in starts, innings (160.0) and strikeouts (158)...finished tied for eighth in all of minor league baseball in strikeouts...ranked second in the Atlanta farm system in strikeouts and third in ERA...walked just 32 for a strikeout to walk ratio of 4.9 to 1...allowed a .242 opponents batting average which included a .220 (97 for 441) mark against right-handers and .306 (48 for 157) against lefthanders... allowed 12 of his 13 home runs against right-handers...allowed two runs or fewer in 18 of his 28 starts...did not walk a batter 10 times and issued just one free pass another 10 times...began the season at Rome and was 4-4 with a 2.87 ERA in 15 starts...including 2-0 with a 1.88 ERA in April...was transferred to Myrtle Beach on June 26 where he went 3-6 with a 2.87 ERA in 13 starts...compiled a 1.96 ERA (8 er in 36.2 ip) over his final six starts but was just 1-3 over that span. 2002 Began his professional career with Danville of the Appalachian Rookie League and was 3-3 with a 2.74 ERA in 13 games, all starts...tied for the league lead in complete games (1), ranked third in strikeouts (77) and fifth in ERA...led his team in strikeouts...allowed a .198 opponents batting average...recorded his first professional win on July 12 against Martinsville...went 2- 1 with a 1.67 ERA in five starts in August...struck out a season high 10 in his final start on August 23 at Princeton.