Masset and Eveland were DFA'd. Carpenter and Vizcaino are coming up.— Mark Bowman (@mlbbowman) July 5, 2015
The move comes after Masset gave up three runs on two hits and a walk in the tenth inning of Atlanta’s game against the Phillies on Sunday. Masset, 33, pitched 15 1/3 innings for the Braves, posting a 6.46 ERA. Eveland, 31, on the other hand gave up the sac fly that scored the Phillies first run. He posted a 5.40 ERA in 3 1/3 innings for the Braves.
Vizcaino, 24, is coming off an 80-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball’s drug policy. He pitched one inning in a start for Triple-A, giving up two earned runs on three hits. This will be his first major league action since September 22nd of last year.
Carpenter, 27, has been great for Triple-A Gwinnett this season, posting a 0.73 ERA over 37 innings.