Oliver was joined in testing the free agent waters by New York
Mets reliever Mike DeJean.
Oliver was 3-3 with a 5.94 ERA in 27 games for the Florida
Marlins and Astros. He was traded to Houston on July 22 and
went 1-0 with a 3.86 ERA in nine appearances -- two starts -- for
the National League wild-card champions.
Oliver has a career record of 87-79 with a 5.07 ERA in 306
games, including 228 starts.
DeJean was 0-5 with a 6.13 ERA with Baltimore before being
traded to the Mets on July 19. With New York, he was dominant,
going 0-0 with a 1.69 ERA in 17 games. He struck out 24 in 21
DeJean has a career record of 24-29 with a 4.30 ERA in 497
appearances -- all but one in relief.