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Brad Lincoln was reinstated from the disabled list on Monday and was optioned to Triple-A Indianapolis where he will start in the rotation.
Lincoln was recovering from a right arm contusion he sustained from a line drive by Jimmy Rollins in spring training.
Lincoln made his first rehab start on Sunday for Indianapolis. He allowed two earned runs on two hits with no walks (but two hit batters) with two strikeouts over 4.2 innings. Lincoln threw 72 pitches, 42 for strikes.
Over 10.2 innings this spring, Lincoln allowed four runs on six hits, with four walks and five strike outs in four games (two starts).
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Former Pirates left-hander Dana Eveland signed a minor league deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday. He receives an invite to Spring Training and compete for a spot on the opening day roster either as a fifth starter or as a reliever in the bullpen.
Eveland, 27, finished the 2010 season with the Bucs Triple-A Indians. Eveland made three appearances with the Pirates (one start) posting an 8.38 ERA.
He has a career 16-22 and a 5.74 ERA record with five different major league teams.