|Nov. 6 5:13 PM PT6:13 PM MT7:13 PM CT8:13 PM ET20:13 ET1:13 GMT9:13 6:13 PM MST8:13 PM EST8:43 PM VEN5:13 UAE (+1)7:13 PM CT-Putz has rejoined the Arizona Diamondbacks as a special assistant to President and CEO Derrick Hall.
Analysis: The team announced Thursday that the 37-year-old Putz will be in uniform during spring training to work with pitchers and will visit the club's minor league affiliates during the regular season. Putz had a career-high 45 saves for Arizona in 2011, helping the team win the NL West. He was 37-33 with a 3.08 ERA and 189 saves in 572 appearances over 12 seasons.
|June 20 3:56 PM PT4:56 PM MT5:56 PM CT6:56 PM ET18:56 ET22:56 GMT6:56 3:56 PM MST5:56 PM EST6:26 PM VEN2:56 UAE (+1)5:56 PM CT-The Arizona Diamondbacks have designated Putz for assignment. Putz had a career-high 45 saves while helping Arizona win the NL West title his first season in 2011, but has battled injuries the past two seasons.
Analysis: The Diamondbacks signed Addison Reed during the offseason and moved Putz into a setup role. The 37-year-old went 1-1 with a 6.50 ERA in 18 appearances and spent time on the disabled list with forearm tightness. Putz has 189 saves in 12 seasons, including 83 in four years with the Diamondbacks.
|May 6 6:26 PM PT7:26 PM MT8:26 PM CT9:26 PM ET21:26 ET1:26 GMT9:26 6:26 PM MST8:26 PM EST8:56 PM VEN5:26 UAE (+1)8:26 PM CT-The Arizona Diamondbacks placed Putz on the 15-day disabled list Monday with tightness in his forearm.
Analysis: Putz is 1-0 in 13 appearances this season. The right-hander last pitched May 3 going one-third of an inning against San Diego, giving up two hits and two runs.