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ZACH PUTNAM RUMORS & GOSSIP

Good News for White Sox Bullpen

Zach Putnam has been activated from the disabled list (DL) today.  Prior to hitting the DL, Putnam boasted a 2.35 ERA and a 1.20 Walks/Hits per Inning Pitched (WHIP) over 38.1 innings. Putnam’s 7.51 K/9 ratio is second in the bullpen to only Javy Guerra (8.49 K/9). Anyone who follows the Sox knows that we could use all the bullpen help we can get. #WhiteSox returned Zach Putnam...
Via Sports Mockery
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

White Sox Injury Update: Zach Putnam, Matt Lindstrom, Adam Eaton

Chicago White Sox relief pitcher Zach Putnam will be activated from the disabled list on Friday, while fellow reliever Matt Lindstrom should return within the next week, reports Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times. Scott Merkin of MLB.com adds that center fielder Adam Eaton sat out on Thursday night as he recovered from a collision with the outfield wall the prior afternoon...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Putnam Back from DL, Rienzo Down

A bit of news on Friday morning that should help out the White Sox’ bullpen, which has not been able to get anybody out of late; Zach Putnam (shoulder inflammation) has been activated from the 15-day disabled list and added to the active roster. To make room, the club has sent Andre Rienzo back to Triple-A Charlotte. Rienzo, a 26 year old Brazilian who has made 11 starts and seven...
Via Grab Some Bench
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

White Sox Injury Update: Zach Putnam placed on DL

Chicago White Sox reliever Zach Putnam has been placed on the disabled list with right shoulder inflammation. According to Patrick Donnelly of MLB.com, Andre Rienzo will take Putnam's place on the roster. Donnelly quoted manager Robin Ventura, who suggested that Putnam's injury was minor but the team didn't want to risk him taking the mound at less than full health...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Zach Putnam lands on disabled list with shoulder inflammation

Zach Putnam has had a share of the closer role with the White Sox in recent weeks, but now he’s headed to the 15-day disabled list due to right shoulder inflammation. Putnam struggled in his most recent appearance yesterday against the Royals, allowing one unearned run on two hits and two walks over one inning. He threw just 13 out of 27 pitches for strikes.
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Closer’s Role Gets More Complex as Putnam Heads to Disabled List

The injury bug hasn’t been kind to the Chicago White Sox this season, as players have hit the disabled list right and left. This afternoon, we were met with the news that yet another important member of the club will spend some time sidelined, as Zach Putnam was placed on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation. Andre Rienzo was recalled from AAA Charlotte to...
Via Grab Some Bench
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Zach Putnam (RP, CHW) – Waiver Wire Pickups

BALLER MOVE: Add in All Leagues ANALYSIS: It’s clear the ChiSox have settled on Zach Putnam as their closer after notching back-to-back saves on July 18th and 19th.  If you own Petricka, you can safely cut him loose now, because despite Ventura’s public statements that the closer role will be shared, it’s looking more likely that Putnam […]
Via RotoBaller
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Cubs place Zach Putnam on DL; recall Brooks Raley

The Chicago Cubs have already lost Kyuji Fujikawa for the remainder of the season. Now, they have another disabled reliever. MLB.com's Cubs beat writer Carrie Muskat reports that the Cubs have placed right-hander Zach Putnam on the 15-day disabled list with a bone spur in his pitching elbow. Muskat tweeted the news Wednesday: #cubs put Zach Putnam on DL, bone spurs....
Via MLB Injury News
June 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Chicago Cubs Place RHP Zach Putnam On Disabled List

The Chicago Cubs have placed right-handed reliever Zach Putnam on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow soreness. Putnam, who had to leave Tuesday’s game due to the injury, is scheduled for an MRI so the extent of the damage can be assessed. This season for the Chicago Cubs he has pitched 3.1 innings, allowing 7 earned runs while striking out four. Armed with a 2.700 WHIP,...
Via FF Locker Room
June 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Cubs call up Putnam from Triple-A Iowa

The Chicago Cubs called up right-handed pitcher Zach Putnam from Triple-A Iowa Thursday and sent down right-handed pitcher Alex Burnett to the minor league club. Putnam was 1-1 with a 3.26 ERA in 19 1-3 innings at Iowa, where he had been slated to share closer duties. He had been with the Cubs in training camp, but was sent down when the season began. ''I had a pretty good...
Via AP on Fox
May 30, 2013  |  Discuss
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