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Dayan Díaz

Dayan Díaz 57 P

Los Angeles Angels

  • Status: Restricted List
  • Full Name: Dayan Enrique Díaz
  • Age: 29 (February 10, 1989)
  • Birthplace: Cartagena, Colombia
  • Bats/Throws: R/R Ht: 5' 10" Wt: 195
  • MLB Debut: 05/22/2016
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Dayan Díaz Stats Summary

Dayan Díaz Career Stats

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Team Date Transaction
March 28, 2018 Los Angeles Angels placed RHP Dayan Diaz on the restricted list.
March 9, 2018 Los Angeles Angels optioned RHP Dayan Diaz to Salt Lake Bees.
October 2, 2017 Los Angeles Angels recalled Dayan Diaz from Orem Owlz.
September 4, 2017 Los Angeles Angels claimed RHP Dayan Diaz off waivers from Houston Astros.
September 4, 2017 RHP Dayan Diaz assigned to Orem Owlz.
August 31, 2017 Houston Astros designated RHP Dayan Diaz for assignment.
July 7, 2017 Houston Astros optioned RHP Dayan Diaz to Fresno Grizzlies.
July 1, 2017 Houston Astros recalled Dayan Diaz from Fresno Grizzlies.
June 23, 2017 Houston Astros optioned RHP Dayan Diaz to Fresno Grizzlies.
June 7, 2017 Houston Astros recalled Dayan Diaz from Fresno Grizzlies.
May 15, 2017 Houston Astros optioned RHP Dayan Diaz to Fresno Grizzlies.
May 14, 2017 Houston Astros recalled Dayan Diaz from Fresno Grizzlies.
May 8, 2017 Houston Astros optioned RHP Dayan Diaz to Fresno Grizzlies.
May 5, 2017 Houston Astros selected the contract of Dayan Diaz from Fresno Grizzlies.
February 2, 2017 Houston Astros signed free agent RHP Dayan Diaz to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
February 2, 2017 RHP Dayan Diaz assigned to Fresno Grizzlies.
November 7, 2016 RHP Dayan Diaz elected free agency.
July 14, 2016 Louisville Bats activated RHP Dayan Diaz from the temporarily inactive list.
July 9, 2016 Louisville Bats placed RHP Dayan Diaz on the temporarily inactive list.
June 18, 2016 Cincinnati Reds sent RHP Dayan Diaz outright to Louisville Bats.
June 16, 2016 Cincinnati Reds recalled RHP Dayan Diaz from Louisville Bats.
June 4, 2016 Cincinnati Reds optioned RHP Dayan Diaz to Louisville Bats.
May 22, 2016 Cincinnati Reds selected the contract of Dayan Diaz from Louisville Bats.
April 6, 2016 RHP Dayan Diaz assigned to Louisville Bats.
November 25, 2015 Cincinnati Reds signed free agent RHP Dayan Diaz to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
November 6, 2015 RHP Dayan Diaz elected free agency.
September 1, 2015 Pawtucket Red Sox activated RHP Dayan Diaz from the 7-day disabled list.
August 24, 2015 Pawtucket Red Sox placed RHP Dayan Diaz on the 7-day disabled list. Right elbow strain
May 11, 2015 RHP Dayan Diaz assigned to Pawtucket Red Sox from Portland Sea Dogs.
March 17, 2015 RHP Dayan Diaz assigned to Boston Red Sox.
July 18, 2014 RHP Dayan Diaz assigned to Portland Sea Dogs from Salem Red Sox.
April 1, 2014 RHP Dayan Diaz assigned to Salem Red Sox from Pawtucket Red Sox.
March 19, 2014 RHP Dayan Diaz assigned to Boston Red Sox.
January 22, 2014 RHP Dayan Diaz assigned to Pawtucket Red Sox.
December 5, 2013 Boston Red Sox signed free agent RHP Dayan Diaz to a minor league contract.
August 24, 2013 Tennessee Smokies released RHP Dayan Diaz.
August 2, 2013 RHP Dayan Diaz assigned to Tennessee Smokies from Daytona Cubs.
July 3, 2013 Dayan Diaz roster status changed by Daytona Cubs.
June 29, 2013 Daytona Cubs sent RHP Dayan Diaz on a rehab assignment to AZL Cubs.
April 4, 2013 RHP Dayan Diaz assigned to Daytona Cubs from Iowa Cubs.
December 31, 2012 Chicago Cubs signed free agent RHP Dayan Diaz to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
November 2, 2012 RHP Dayan Diaz elected free agency.
April 3, 2012 RHP Dayan Diaz assigned to Lexington Legends from Tri-City ValleyCats.
June 13, 2011 Dayan Diaz assigned to Tri-City ValleyCats from GCL Astros.
September 21, 2010 Dayan Diaz roster status changed by GCL Astros.
July 30, 2010 GCL Astros placed RHP Dayan Diaz on the 60-day disabled list.
June 16, 2010 RHP Dayan Diaz assigned to GCL Astros.
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Dayan Díaz Awards and Honors

Dayan Díaz  57 P

Dayan Díaz
  • Full Name: Dayan Enrique Diaz
  • Born: February 10, 1989
  • Age: 29
  • Birthplace: Cartagena, Colombia
  • Bats: R
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 195
  • MLB Debut: 05/22/2016

2017 Highlights

Signed with the Houston Astros to a minor league contract and was invited to spring training on February 2…Played for Colombia in the World Baseball Classic, threw 2.0 shutout innings with a save and 4 K…Started with Fresno, going 1-0 with a 2.19 ERA (12.1 IP, 3 ER) with 15 K to 3 BB in nine appearances before being having his contract selected by Houston on May 5…Played in three stints with Houston (May 14, June 7 - 23, July 1 - 7), totaling a 1-1 record in 10 games…His first career MLB win came on July 1 vs. New York (AL) after throwing a shutout inning in the 8th inning…Made 35 total appearances with Fresno, going 4-3 with 52 K to 18 BB in 48.0 IP…Designated for assignment by Cincinnati on Aug. 31 and was claimed off waivers by Los Angeles (AL) on Sept. 4.

2016: Started with Louisville, going 2-0 with a 1.88 ERA (14.1 IP, 3 ER) in 12 appearances before being having his contract selected by Cincinnati on May 22…Made five appearances with the Reds from May 22 - 31, giving up just two earned runs in 3.1 innings, before giving up five in his final outing on May 31…Threw a scoreless inning in his MLB debut vs. Seattle on May 22…Struck out Chase Utley at Los Angeles (NL) for his first big-league punchout on May 24…Optioned to Louisville on June 4, made three appearances…Recalled to the Reds on June 16 for a relief appearance at Atlanta, throwing 2.2 shutout innings…Reassigned to Louisville on June 18 for the rest of the season…In July, Aug. and Sept., he went 4-0 with a 1.69 ERA (32.0 IP, 6 ER) with 30 K to 7 BB in 20 games…Following the season, pitched for Lara in the Venezuelan Winter League, going 4-2 with a 2.01 ERA (22.1 IP, 5 ER) while striking out 19 and walking nine...Elected free agency on November 7.

2015: Started season with Portland, recording a 1.15 ERA (15.2 IP, 2 ER) with 0.57 WHIP, .130 opponent's batting average and struck out 17 batters to 2 BB…Promoted to Pawtucket on May 11, went 2-1 with a 1.89 ERA (57.0 IP, 12 ER) with 49 K to 28 BB in 11 appearances...In 37 total relief appearances, he went 2-1 with a 1.73 ERA (72.2 IP, 14 ER) and six saves in seven chances…Following the season, pitched for Lara in the Venezuelan Winter League, going 0-1 with a 2.20 ERA, five walks and 13 punchouts in 18 games…Signed with the Cincinnati Reds to a minor league contract and was invited to spring training on November 25.

2014: Started the season with Salem, going 0-1 with a 1.34 ERA (33.2 IP, 5 ER) with 40 K to 14 BB in 24 appearances. He also recorded 6 saves and allowed a .179 opponent's batting average…Promoted to Portland on July 18, going 2-1 with a 2.76 ERA (16.1 IP, 5 ER) with 16 K to 7 BB…Finished 2-2 with a 1.80 ERA (50.0 IP, 10 ER) and seven saves in 35 appearances…Following the season, played in the Puerto Rican Winter League for Santurce, going 0-1 with a 2.57 ERA (14.0 IP, 4 ER) in 14 games.

2013: Played for Colombia in the qualifying rounds of the World Baseball Classic…Started the season on the disabled list with an undisclosed injury and began playing on the AZL Cubs on a rehab assignment for two games on June 29 and July 1…Spent the rest of July with Daytona, going 0-1 with a 2.45 ERA (11.0 IP, 3 ER) with 14 K to 5 BB in six appearances…Promoted to Tennessee on August 2, made five appearances before being released by the Cubs on Aug. 24…Signed with the Boston Red Sox to a minor league contract on December 15.

2012: Made a career-high 41 appearances and 19 saves in 22 opportunities with Lexington…Had a record of 5-4 with a 1.85 ERA (58.1 IP, 12 ER), allowing a .197 opponent's batting average with 64 K to 30 BB…His 19 saves were tied for third in the South Atlantic League…Elected Free agency on November 2, signed with the Chicago Cubs to a minor league contract and was invited to spring training on December 31.

2011: Made 17 appearances including one start with Tri-City, going 7-3 with a 1.98 ERA (50.0 IP, 11 ER), a .158 opponent's batting average, and 64 K to 30 BB…Without his relief appearance vs. Staten Island on July 18 (2.2 IP, 5 ER), he recorded a 1.14 ERA…Didn't allow a home run all season…Named a 2011 Baseball America Short Season All-Star and 2011 MiLB.com Astros Organization All-Star.

2010: Made two appearances in relief with GCL Astros.

2009: Did not play due to injury (Tommy John Surgery).

2008: Made eight starts in 13 appearances with VSL Astros, totaling a 2-2 record with a 1.85 ERA (48.2 IP, 10 ER), logging a 0.97 WHIP and 36 K to 5 BB…Went 2-2 as a starter with a 2.70 ERA (33.1 IP, 10 ER) with 19 K to 2 BB, and allowed no earned runs in five relief appearances (15.1 IP) with 17 K to 3 BB and an opponent's batting average of .151.

2007: Made 13 appearances with VSL Astros, going 1-1 with a 2.05 ERA (22.0 IP, 5 ER).

2006: First professional appearance came on May 15 vs. VSL Phillies with VSL Astros…Made three total appearances, including one start.

PERSONAL: Full name is Dayán Enrique Díaz…Signed by the Houston Astros as an amateur free agent on October 6, 2005…Nicknamed 'Jumbito' while with the Reds - pitched along side fellow Reds reliever Jumbo Diaz…Cartagena, Colombia is the same birthplace as current and former major leaguers Jolbert Cabrera, Orlando Cabrera, Jackie Gutierrez, Dilson Herrera, Julio Teheren and Giovanny Urshela.