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The Arizona Diamondbacks have unconditionally released reliever Juan Carlos Gutierrez according to the team official Twitter account.
Gutierrez was 0-0 with a 5.40 ERA in just 18.1 innings throughout 20 relieving appearances for the Diamondbacks in 2011.
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The Diamondbacks have released right-hander Juan Gutierrez, the club announced via its official Twitter page. Gutierrez only pitched in 20 games for the Snakes this season (posting a 5.40 ERA but an impressive 23 strikeouts in 18 1/3 innings) due to elbow and shoulder injuries that eventually required Tommy John surgery in September.
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