Donnie Veal RP ATL 1 hour ago

Veal was designated for assignment by the Braves on Tuesday.

With Ian Thomas sent down last week and Veal now bumped from the 40-man roster, the Braves are left with Luis Avilan as their only southpaw in the bullpen. Veal made three appearances in the five days he was with the major league team, allowing four runs on three hits -- including two home runs -- and two walks with two strikeouts over 3.1 innings.

Donnie Veal RP ATL 5 days ago

Veal's contract was purchased from Triple-A Gwinnett on Thursday.

John Cornely was optioned to Gwinnett so the Braves needed to bring up an arm to replace him in the bullpen. Veal, a 30-year-old southpaw, has 11 strikeouts and has not allowed a run in 8.2 innings so far at Triple-A.

Donnie Veal RP ATL 1 month ago

Veal has been reassigned to minor league camp by the Braves.

Previously in the mix as a non-roster invite, Veal will have to pitch at Triple-A Gwinnett to begin the season if he wants to remains in the mix for the Braves.

Donnie Veal RP ATL 6 months ago

Veal signed a minor league contract with the Braves on Monday.

Veal's contract will include an invitation to spring training. The 30-year-old pitched in seven games with the White Sox last season, allowing five earned runs over on six hits over six innings. He has a history of being a starter, and could be a candidate for the no. 5 spot in the rotation with a strong spring training.

Donnie Veal RP ATL 1 year ago

White Sox sent LHP Donnie Veal outright to Triple-A Charlotte.

Veal was designated for assignment on Thursday after yielding six hits, seven walks, and five runs in six innings of relief. He made it through waivers unclaimed.

Donnie Veal RP ATL 1 year ago

White Sox designated LHP Donnie Veal for assignment.

Veal had allowed six hits, seven walks, and five earned runs in six innings this season for the White Sox. The 29-year-old left-hander will likely clear waivers.

Donnie Veal RP ATL 2 years ago

White Sox recall LHP Donnie Veal from Triple-A Charlotte.

With Matt Thornton getting dealt to the Red Sox, there is a clear opening for a left-handed reliever on the roster, and Veal is the best in-house option that the White Sox have. The 28-year-old has posted an 8.59 ERA and 2.73 WHIP in 7 1/3 innings with the White Sox this season.

Donnie Veal RP ATL 2 years ago

White Sox optioned LHP Donnie Veal to Triple-A Charlotte.

He's clearing room for the return of John Danks on Friday. Veal holds an 8.59 ERA and 2.73 WHIP over a couple stints with the big club this season but could get another chance later on.

Donnie Veal RP ATL 2 years ago

White Sox recalled LHP Donnie Veal from Triple-A Charlotte.

Veal posted a 4.26 ERA in 12 appearances with the White Sox earlier this season, but seems to have fixed his command issues in the minors. The 28-year-old will serve as a left-handed specialist.

Donnie Veal RP ATL 2 years ago

The White Sox are expected to call up left-hander Donnie Veal from Triple-A Charlotte on Saturday.

Veal struggled with the White Sox earlier this season, but hasn't allowed a run in four appearances (eight innings) at the Triple-A level. The 28-year-old will provide bullpen depth as a left-handed specialist.