Marlins claim Dyson off waivers
The Miami Marlins claimed right-hander Sam Dyson off waivers
from Toronto on Wednesday, clearing that roster spot by designating
outfielder Kevin Mattison for assignment.
Dyson made two appearances for the Blue Jays last July, giving
up four hits and allowing three runs while recording only two outs.
The Blue Jays designated him last week to make room to sign Mark
Mattison went hitless in five at-bats with the Marlins last
The Marlins announced earlier this week that 31 non-roster
players have been asked to spring training, including Chad Qualls,
a right-handed reliever who made 52 appearances last season for
Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and the New York Yankees.