Marlins' Eovaldi goes on paternity leave

06/15/2014 12:55 PM

06/15/2014 12:58 PM

Miami, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Miami Marlins recalled pitcher Sam Dyson from Triple-A New Orleans prior to Sunday's game against the Pirates.

Dyson was summoned to fill the roster spot for pitcher Nathan Eovaldi, who was placed on the paternity list.

Eovaldi is 4-2 with a 3.71 ERA in 14 starts this season. The right-hander started Friday against the Pirates and allowed six runs on 10 hits over 4 2/3 innings.

Dyson pitched in five games for Miami last year. In 10 games with New Orleans this season, Dyson went 1-1 with one save and a 2.66 ERA.

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