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Luke PutkonenTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2015 MLB Years: 2012-2014
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PositionsP-188Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLuke Webber Putkonen
Height6-6Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 10,1986 [32.070]PlaceWheaton,Illinois
High SchoolWalton (Marietta,GA)
CollegeUniversity of North Carolina (Chapel Hill,NC)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (121st overall) of the 2007 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$236,250Signing ScoutsGrant BrittainService Time2.018 (2014)
MLB DebutApril 29,2012 [25.354]
OrganizationsDET [9] Awards0
TBC Player ID123390Retrosheet IDputkl001MLBAM ID446367
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (53.22%) -- Sinker (23.18%) -- Changeup (15.31%) -- Curveball (8.30%)
Fastball Velocity [2014] - 91.53 - [2013] - 94.10 - [2012] - 94.51
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts37Walks59Hittable48SO/BB50vsPower48Hitting0Durability49Team.523Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2006North CarolinaACCNCAA-1Fr39ST20603.0813121000061.0502921322365201.177.340.443.235.281.641.000-
2007North CarolinaACCNCAA-1So39ST21824.5717170000082.2905142924604101.389.800.982.616.532.50.800-
2007Gulf Coast TigersGCLRkdet-ST21014.1533000008.28540090000.928.31----9.350.00.000-
2008Oneonta TigersNYPLA-det44ST22213.65660000024.224101018170001.308.760.362.926.202.13.667-
2009West Michigan WhitecapsMidwAdet29ST23783.13282801100149.014863523471159001.318.920.182.836.932.45.467-
2010Lakeland Flying TigersFSLA+det58ST24973.18272611000152.21445554844876101.238.490.472.595.131.98.563-
2011Lakeland Flying TigersFSLA+det58S/R25265.5418810106065.07746401018522101.4610.661.382.497.202.89.250-
2011Erie SeaWolvesEastAAdet51ST25177.5711110000052.0685044822232001.7211.691.383.783.961.05.125-
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R03136.442919101060117.014596841840754101.5811.121.383.075.751.88.188-
2012Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet41Rel26334.9224222006056.2683731320462001.5510.800.483.187.312.30.500-
2012Detroit TigersALMLBdet36Rel26023.9412012006116.0197708102001.6910.69--4.505.631.25.0003.35
2013Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet41Rel27201.9120119005137.225108013382001.015.97--3.119.082.921.000-
2013Detroit TigersALMLBdet36Rel27133.03300300012029.230111049285001.319.101.212.738.493.11.2503.82
2014West Michigan WhitecapsMidwAdet35Rel280113.5030300002.24441200002.2513.503.376.75--0.00.000-
2014Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet0Rel280011.2520200004.07551100002.0015.752.252.25--0.00--
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel00112.1550500006.211992300002.1014.852.704.05--0.00.000-
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet39Rel280027.0020200002.26882210013.0020.256.756.753.370.50-15.51
2015Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet41Rel290032.4020200001.26660211004.8032.40--10.805.400.50--
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter154.66440440018147.0552625619397011.5310.241.123.547.262.05.1671.24
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter26344.18144855931171551.05792912583517738824201.369.380.572.876.292.19.433-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter534.50483450011198.01065850436855001.429.540.363.247.652.36.625-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter177.5711110000052.0685044822232001.7211.691.383.783.961.05.125-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11133.894534112060217.22211019418621398201.309.140.742.565.752.24.458-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter793.32312831100151.115267564491159001.329.000.242.906.812.35.438-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter213.65660000024.224101018170001.308.760.362.926.202.13.667-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter014.1533000008.28540090000.928.31----9.350.00.000-
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1423.94302910000143.114080631246969301.298.750.752.886.002.09.875-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter154.66440440018147.0552625619397011.5310.241.123.547.262.05.167-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings5234.66200020000825220.0250118114278617832051.5310.241.123.547.262.05.1791.24
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings10134.185734231070220.0229115102147015410101.369.380.572.876.292.19.435-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2007Gulf Coast Tigers GCLRkdet21P3--1---111.0000.33------3100.05.0
2008Oneonta Tigers NYPLA-det22P6--23--551.0000.83------6100.08.1
2009West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet23P28--10181-2928.9661.00------28100.020.0
2010Lakeland Flying Tigers FSLA+det24P27--1123-334341.0001.26------27100.019.6
2011Lakeland Flying Tigers FSLA+det25P18--213-115151.0000.83------18100.013.0
2011Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet25P11--281-1110.9090.91------11100.07.7
2012Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet26P24--232-75.7140.21------24100.016.7
2012Detroit TigersALMLBdet26P12-1622--441.0000.330.251150.0-12100.07.4
2013Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet27P20--46-110101.0000.50------20100.013.9
2013Detroit TigersALMLBdet27P30-2921--331.0000.100.102-100.0-30100.018.5
2014West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet28P3---2--221.0000.67------3100.02.1
2014Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet28P2--11--221.0001.00------2100.01.4
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet28P2-21---111.0000.500.501-100.0-2100.01.2
2015Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet29P2---------------2100.01.4
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P44-4753--881.0000.180.174180.0-440.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P48--710211917.8950.35------480.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P11--281-1110.9090.91------110.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P45--1336-449491.0001.09------450.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P31--10201-3130.9680.97------310.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P6--23--551.0000.83------60.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P3--1---111.0000.33------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2007Gulf Coast Tigers GCLRkdet213----------
2008Oneonta Tigers NYPLA-det226----------
2009West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet2328----------
2010Lakeland Flying Tigers FSLA+det2427----------
2011Lakeland Flying Tigers FSLA+det2518----------
2011Erie SeaWolves EastAAdet2511----------
2012Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2624----------
2012Detroit TigersALMLBdet2612----------
2013Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2720----------
2013Detroit TigersALMLBdet2730----------
2014West Michigan Whitecaps MidwAdet283----------
2014Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet282----------
2014Detroit TigersALMLBdet282----------
2015Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet292----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Wareham GatemenCape Cod LeagueCollege20153.29752100038.136231411428411.318.450.233.296.572.005.40.167
2012Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor26115.06660000021.11912121711001.238.020.422.954.641.575.06.500
2012Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB26000.0020200203.0000004000.000.000.000.0012.0000.00.000
2013Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB27003.9510010005213.214760514101.449.220.003.299.222.804.61.000
2014Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB28001.59909002011.17220010000.635.560.000.007.9401.59.000
2015Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB29007.3640400103.2433030002.199.820.007.360.000.007.36.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs153.29752100038.336231411428411.308.450.233.296.572.005.40.167
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs115.06660000021.31912121711001.228.020.422.954.641.575.06.500
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs003.13250250010231.72512110828101.047.110.002.277.963.503.41.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2015-06-05RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Tigers29.026  
2015-05-08RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured28.363Team Roster on 2015-05-08
2015-04-27RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)28.352Team Roster on 2015-04-27
2015-04-23RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract28.348Team Roster on 2015-04-23
2015-03-29RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Tigers28.323  
2015-01-16RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors28.251Team Roster on 2015-01-16
2015-01-07RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment28.242Team Roster on 2015-01-07
2014-11-01RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL28.175Team Roster on 2014-11-01
2014-06-22RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL28.043Team Roster on 2014-06-22
2014-05-14RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredRecalled from minor league rehab assignment28.004Team Roster on 2014-05-14
2014-05-09RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Toledo (AAA) for rehab27.364Team Roster on 2014-05-09
2014-04-21RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right elbow inflammation27.346Team Roster on 2014-04-21
2013-08-29RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)27.111Team Roster on 2013-08-29
2013-07-30RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Toledo (AAA)27.081Team Roster on 2013-07-30
2013-05-20RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)27.010Team Roster on 2013-05-20
2013-05-11RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Toledo (AAA)27.001Team Roster on 2013-05-11
2013-05-02RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)26.357Team Roster on 2013-05-02
2013-03-26RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Toledo (AAA)26.320Team Roster on 2013-03-26
2012-09-05RPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)26.118Team Roster on 2012-09-05
2012-08-25PDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Toledo (AAA)26.107Team Roster on 2012-08-25
2012-08-14PDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)26.096Team Roster on 2012-08-14
2012-06-21PDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Toledo (AAA)26.042Team Roster on 2012-06-21
2012-06-12PDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Toledo (AAA)26.033Team Roster on 2012-06-12
2012-05-24RPDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Toledo (AAA)26.014Team Roster on 2012-05-24
2012-05-06PDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActive--25.361Team Roster on 2012-05-06
2012-04-26PDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Toledo (AAA)25.351Team Roster on 2012-04-26
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2007Detroit Tigers-21236,250-------236,250Signing Bonus out of 2007 Draft (3rd round - 121st overall)
2012Detroit TigersTeam Payroll26480,000-76037-2,954,887480,000716,250
2013Detroit TigersTeam Payroll27490,000-77532-3,023,990490,0001,206,250
2014Detroit TigersTeam Payroll28510,0002.01862821303,256,497500,0001,716,250
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red