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Zach Putnam
Birthdate: 7/3/1987 (27 y, 9 m, 24 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-2/225     Position: P
Drafted: 2008 June Amateur Draft - Round: 5, Pick: 29, Overall: 171, Team: Cleveland Indians
Contract: $0.5M / 1 Years (2014)
RotoWire News: Putnam allowed three runs (two earned) on three hits in an inning against the Twins on Friday. (4/11/2015)



SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2008Indians (A-)010339.27.454.660.00.25958.3 %  3.723.51  
2009Indians (A+)2005524.08.631.880.38.31358.6 %  4.132.60  
2009Indians (AA)42233056.29.052.860.32.34165.2 %  4.132.60  
2010Indians (AA)41320751.17.191.580.35.33965.4 %  3.862.80  
2010Indians (AAA)01017024.18.882.590.74.27370.3 %  3.333.22  
2011Indians (AAA)63944069.08.873.000.78.28471.8 %  3.653.44  
2011Indians110807.111.050.001.23.40966.0 %30.4 %16.7 %6.143.162.420.1
2012Rockies (AAA)341249060.27.274.010.74.35170.2 %  4.154.51  
2012Rockies000202.00.004.500.00.375100.0 %42.9 %0.0 %0.004.596.800.0
2013Cubs (AAA)11417019.110.242.790.00.36473.1 %  3.262.22  
2013Cubs000503.110.800.002.70.57126.3 %53.3 %33.3 %18.904.551.880.0
2014White Sox (AAA)100507.015.431.290.00.308100.0 %  0.000.36  
2014White Sox53649054.27.573.290.33.25780.4 %53.1 %4.3 %1.983.083.640.7
2015Depth Charts43655055.07.873.710.84.30471.9 %  3.943.92 0.0
2015Steamer33155055.07.783.580.94.29670.5 %  4.194.04 -0.1
2015ZiPS54 55061.07.973.840.74.30273.3 %  3.693.80 0.1
2015White Sox010706.19.951.421.42.29435.7 %47.1 %16.7 %5.683.372.580.1
2015ZiPS (R)44 50054.08.143.680.79.30672.9 %  3.763.70 0.4
2015Steamer (R)22249049.08.033.510.92.29471.3 %  4.033.86 0.3
2015Depth Charts (R)33549049.08.083.590.86.30572.1 %  3.893.78 0.4
Total- - -65671073.28.062.690.61.30271.8 %49.8 %7.8 %3.423.223.430.9

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2008Indians (A-)013.7233000  9.2407540500008
2009Indians (A+)204.1355000  24.09622121115000023
2009Indians (AA)424.13330002  56.2245592926218311057
2010Indians (AA)413.86207003  51.121758252229001041
2010Indians (AAA)013.33170000  24.1992010927001024
2011Indians (AAA)633.65440009  69.0292613028623115068
2011Indians116.1480000017.13410551002109
2012Rockies (AAA)344.154900012  60.2276733528527315049
2012Rockies000.0020000002.093000100000
2013Cubs (AAA)113.26170004  19.183207706000022
2013Cubs0018.9050000003.1199771000004
2014White Sox (AAA)100.0050000  7.02640001000012
2014White Sox531.9849000616154.2213391412220115046
2015Depth Charts433.94550  613 55.0 522624523 2  48
2015Steamer334.19550  115 55.0237532826622 2  48
2015ZiPS543.69550     61.0 562725526226054
2015White Sox015.6870000006.1266541110007
2015ZiPS (R)443.76500     54.0 512523522 2  49
2015Steamer (R)224.03490  2  49.0211472422519 1  44
2015Depth Charts (R)333.89490  512 49.0 462321520 1  44
Total- - -653.4271000616273.2301673128522236066

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2008Indians (A-)7.454.661.600.0020.0 %12.5 %7.5 %.2001.24.25958.3 %  3.51
2009Indians (A+)8.631.884.600.3824.0 %5.2 %18.8 %.2421.13.31358.6 %  2.60
2009Indians (AA)9.052.863.170.3223.3 %7.4 %15.9 %.2611.36.34165.2 %  2.60
2010Indians (AA)7.191.584.560.3518.9 %4.2 %14.7 %.2791.31.33965.4 %  2.80
2010Indians (AAA)8.882.593.430.7424.2 %7.1 %17.2 %.2171.11.27370.3 %  3.22
2011Indians (AAA)8.873.002.960.7823.3 %7.9 %15.4 %.2281.22.28471.8 %  3.44
2011Indians11.050.009.001.2326.5 %0.0 %26.5 %.3131.36.40966.0 %156793.16
2011Average7.133.112.300.9418.6 %8.1 %10.5 %.2511.32.29172.5 %  4.12
2012Rockies (AAA)7.274.011.810.7417.8 %9.8 %8.0 %.2941.65.35170.2 %  4.51
2012Rockies0.004.500.000.000.0 %11.1 %-11.1 %.3752.00.375100.0 %01104.59
2012Average7.563.052.481.0219.8 %8.0 %11.8 %.2501.31.29372.5 %  4.12
2013Cubs (AAA)10.242.793.670.0026.5 %7.2 %19.3 %.2601.34.36473.1 %  2.22
2013Cubs10.800.004.002.7021.1 %0.0 %21.1 %.4742.70.57126.3 %4961184.55
2013Average7.573.022.510.9619.9 %7.9 %11.9 %.2501.30.29473.5 %  4.02
2014White Sox (AAA)15.431.2912.000.0046.2 %3.9 %42.3 %.1600.71.308100.0 %  0.36
2014White Sox7.573.292.300.3321.6 %9.4 %12.2 %.2031.08.25780.4 %50803.08
2014Average7.732.892.670.8620.4 %7.6 %12.7 %.2471.28.29573.0 %  3.81
2015Depth Charts7.873.712.120.84   .2501.35.30471.9 %  3.92
2015Steamer7.783.582.170.9420.1 %9.2 %10.8 %.2491.36.29670.5 %  4.04
2015ZiPS7.973.842.080.74   .2461.34.30273.3 %  3.80
2015White Sox9.951.427.001.4226.9 %3.9 %23.1 %.2401.11.29435.7 %137843.37
2015Average7.653.052.510.9220.2 %8.0 %12.1 %.2421.27.28772.4 %  3.96
2015ZiPS (R)8.143.682.210.79   .2491.34.30672.9 %  3.70
2015Steamer (R)8.033.512.290.92   .2451.34.29471.3 %  3.86
2015Depth Charts (R)8.083.592.250.86   .2501.34.30572.1 %  3.78
Total- - -8.062.693.000.6121.9 %7.3 %14.6 %.2431.21.30271.8 %87833.22

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2011Indians1.1743.5 %30.4 %26.1 %16.7 %16.7 %0.0 %0.0 %1.97602.42
2012Rockies1.0014.3 %42.9 %42.9 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %0.0 %7.011736.80
2013Cubs2.6726.7 %53.3 %20.0 %0.0 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %2.07491.88
2014White Sox1.6715.2 %53.1 %31.7 %4.3 %4.3 %5.2 %0.0 %3.37963.64
2015White Sox1.3317.6 %47.1 %35.3 %33.3 %16.7 %0.0 %0.0 %2.29662.58
Total- - -1.6119.3 %49.8 %30.9 %7.8 %7.8 %4.9 %0.0 %3.10903.43

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2011Indians76101000113678114
2012Rockies33101101111930
2013Cubs83400000234770
2014White Sox774622241012323539862
2015White Sox86320100306595
Total- - -10364405530244237481171

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2011Indians-0.55-0.760.21-1.63-0.150.670.570.680.675-0.19-0.6312
2012Rockies0.01-0.010.021.110.100.090.070.070.0620.030.0600
2013Cubs0.01-0.020.03-5.20-0.550.080.120.150.134-0.250.4300
2014White Sox2.05-3.956.0016.801.771.451.231.561.32361.190.22227
2015White Sox-0.10-0.510.41-1.87-0.200.870.850.941.2040.01-0.1321
Total- - -1.42-5.256.669.210.971.201.011.261.11510.780.402510

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2011Indians52.6% (91.7)14.0% (83.3)   33.3% (85.6)  
2012Rockies60.0% (90.8)3.3% (79.0)   36.7% (84.5)  
2013Cubs61.4% (90.5)4.3% (81.0)   34.3% (84.3)  
2014White Sox18.1% (90.1)25.6% (87.8)   56.4% (84.5) 1.0%
2015White Sox21.5% (89.4)6.5% (87.2)23.7% (87.5)  48.4% (84.4) 2.1%
Total- - -25.4% (90.5)21.0% (87.4)1.9% (87.5)  51.6% (84.5) 0.9%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2011Indians56.1 %  23.7 %  19.3 %   0.9 %   
2012Rockies53.3 %6.7 % 33.3 %  6.7 %       
2013Cubs15.7 %45.7 % 34.3 %  4.3 %       
2014White Sox19.7 %13.3 %6.2 %56.1 %  3.7 %       
2015White Sox7.4 %16.8 %24.2 %43.2 %  6.3 %       
Total- - -22.8 %14.0 %6.5 %50.0 %  5.6 %   0.1 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2011Indians91.3  85.3  83.9   85.6  
2012Rockies90.890.6 84.4  81.5      
2013Cubs90.790.4 84.3  81.1      
2014White Sox88.489.987.784.5  86.8      
2015White Sox89.388.487.484.5  85.6      
Total- - -89.489.987.684.5  85.3   85.6  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2011Indians-2.8-0.6   1.3 -4.63-3.55   3.44 
2012Rockies-0.60.0   0.1 -3.60-3.52   1.11 
2013Cubs-3.70.0   0.4 -8.66-0.13   1.68 
2014White Sox1.92.8   7.1 1.241.28   1.48 
2015White Sox0.4-1.1-0.1  1.8 2.05-19.07-0.34  4.06 
Total- - --4.81.0-0.1  10.8 -1.640.43-0.34  1.80 

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2011Indians-2.2  1.3  -1.0   0.0  
2012Rockies-0.5-0.1 0.1  0.0      
2013Cubs-0.4-3.3 0.4  0.0      
2014White Sox4.13.0-0.46.5  0.1      
2015White Sox0.40.30.0-0.1  0.5      
Total- - -1.3-0.2-0.48.1  -0.4   0.0  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2011Indians-3.43  4.73  -4.61   -4.98  
2012Rockies-3.34-5.69 0.84  0.13      
2013Cubs-4.07-10.24 1.68  -0.13      
2014White Sox2.432.59-0.741.34  0.46      
2015White Sox5.461.61-0.12-0.18  7.61      
Total- - -0.49-0.11-0.551.39  -0.63   -4.98  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2011Indians35.7 %64.9 %50.4 %50.0 %86.5 %73.7 %50.4 %52.9 %13.2 %
2011Average30.6 %65.0 %46.2 %68.1 %87.9 %80.7 %45.3 %59.4 %8.6 %
2012Rockies38.9 %75.0 %53.3 %42.9 %88.9 %68.8 %40.0 %66.7 %16.7 %
2012Average30.8 %64.7 %46.0 %66.8 %87.2 %79.7 %44.9 %59.8 %9.1 %
2013Cubs31.4 %71.4 %51.4 %72.7 %80.0 %77.8 %50.0 %68.4 %11.4 %
2013Average31.0 %65.5 %46.4 %66.6 %87.0 %79.5 %44.7 %60.3 %9.3 %
2014White Sox36.0 %65.2 %46.9 %58.3 %80.1 %69.6 %37.2 %60.6 %13.7 %
2014Average31.3 %65.7 %46.7 %65.8 %87.3 %79.4 %44.9 %60.6 %9.4 %
2015White Sox45.6 %69.4 %54.8 %65.4 %84.0 %74.5 %38.7 %61.5 %13.7 %
2015Average29.9 %65.4 %46.5 %64.7 %87.0 %79.3 %46.6 %60.4 %9.3 %
Total- - -36.6 %66.2 %48.3 %58.6 %81.5 %71.0 %39.5 %60.5 %13.6 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2011Indians34.0 %61.2 %50.0 %31.3 %90.2 %73.7 %58.8 %20.9
2011Average28.9 %62.1 %45.6 %64.7 %88.0 %80.6 %50.1 %21.6
2012Rockies37.5 %71.4 %53.3 %50.0 %80.0 %68.8 %46.7 %25.0
2012Average29.3 %62.2 %45.6 %63.6 %87.3 %79.6 %49.5 %22.1
2013Cubs38.9 %64.7 %51.4 %57.1 %90.9 %77.8 %48.6 %23.4
2013Average29.7 %62.7 %45.9 %63.2 %87.3 %79.4 %49.2 %22.6
2014White Sox37.8 %62.0 %46.6 %54.2 %85.9 %69.4 %36.2 %24.4
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
2015White Sox47.5 %67.7 %54.8 %67.9 %82.6 %74.5 %36.6 %22.8
2015Average29.8 %63.1 %45.9 %63.4 %87.2 %79.2 %48.3 %22.0
Total- - -38.4 %62.8 %48.1 %54.3 %86.4 %70.9 %39.5 %23.9

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2011IndiansP807.1000000000 0   .000 
2012RockiesP202.0000000000 0   .000 
2013CubsP503.1000000000 0   .000 
2014White SoxP49054.2340000000 7   1.000 
2015White SoxP706.1000000000 1   .000 
Total- - -P71073.2340000000 8   1.000 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2011IndiansP7.10  000              
2012RockiesP2.00  000              
2013CubsP3.10  000              
2014White SoxP54.2-1  00-1              
2015White SoxP6.10  000              
Total- - -P73.2-1  00-1              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%) Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2014White SoxP54.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (4)
Total- - -P73.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (4)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2011Indians-0.1-0.20.0-0.20.70.1$0.6 
2012Rockies0.10.00.10.10.00.0$0.0 
2013Cubs-0.3-0.30.0-0.3-0.20.0($0.1) 
2014White Sox1.80.40.71.16.60.7$5.5 
2015White Sox-0.20.0-0.2-0.30.80.1$0.7 
Total- - -1.3-0.20.60.47.90.9$6.6 

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    • signed by Chicago White Sox on 1/1/2014 (League Minimum)
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  • 2008 June Amateur Draft - Round: 5, Pick: 29, Overall: 171
    • Team: Cleveland Indians
    • School: Michigan
  • 2005 June Amateur Draft - Round: 38, Pick: 10, Overall: 1140
    • Team: Detroit Tigers
    • School: Pioneer HS, MI