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Tigers rumors: Would J.J. Putz make sense in Detroit?

Tigers rumors: Would J.J. Putz make sense in Detroit?

The former closer could help piece together a worn-out and inexperienced bullpen. On June 27 the Arizona Diamondbacks released former closer J.J. Putz. Putz missed five weeks this season with a forearm strain and had just been activated off of the disabled list. He struggled in his return, giving up three runs in 3⅔ innings of work, but obviously we are dealing with a very small sample size. Putz’s average fastball has regressed to an average of just under 90 miles per hour this season, but he is pitching to a 55 percent ground ball rate. The Diamondbacks originally placed the...
KFFL Jun 28, 2014

Diamondbacks | J.J. Putz released

The Arizona Diamondbacks officially released RP J.J. Putz Saturday, June 28.

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