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+ Free Agent Status: FA

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Biography Data
Positions: P-331
Proper Name: Steven Zachary Putnam
Born: July 3, 1987 (30.165)
Place Rochester, Michigan
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 215 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Pioneer (Ann Arbor,MI)
College: University of Michigan
Drafted: 2008 -- 5th round (171st overall) by Cleveland Indians (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 13,2011 (24.072)
Service Time:3.135 (2016)
TBC Player ID:54009
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-12-02 - Granted Free Agency (non-tendered) More
Prospect Ranks:[2012]CLE #10
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($1.1175m) [Avoids arbitration] by Chicago White Sox (2017-01-12)
Organizations:CLE, COL, CHN, CHA
Signed by:Derrick Ross
Pitch Repertoire Splitter (58.13%) -- Fastball (17.68%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (13.22%) -- Cutter (8.23%) -- Slider (2.74%)
Fastball Velocity: [2017] - 90.89 - [2016] - 90.33 - [2015] - 90.23 - [2014] - 88.43 - [2013] - 90.38 - [2012] - 90.86 - [2011] - 91.64

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2017MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2017-12-02RPFAMLBGranted Free Agency (non-tendered)---
    2017-11-01Chicago White SoxRPActive-MLBChicago White SoxMLBActivated from DL40man
    2017-06-28Chicago White SoxRPDL-60Chicago White SoxMLBTransferred to 60-day DL---
    2017-04-25Chicago White SoxRPD10Chicago White SoxMLBDL-10 Right elbow inflammation40man
    2017-01-12Chicago White SoxRPActive-MLBChicago White SoxMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($1.1175m) [Avoids arbitration]40man
    2016-10-02Chicago White SoxRPActive-MLBChicago White SoxMLBActivated from DL40man
    2016-06-22Chicago White SoxRPDL-15Chicago White SoxMLBDL-15 Ulnar neuritis, right elbow40man
    2016-01-17Chicago White SoxRPActive-MLBChicago White SoxMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($0.975m) [Avoids arbitration]40man
    2015-09-11Chicago White SoxRPActive-MLBChicago White SoxMLBActivated from DL40man
    2015-08-29Chicago White SoxRPDL-15Chicago White SoxMLBDL-15 Right groin strain40man
    2014-08-08Chicago White SoxRPActive-MLBChicago White SoxMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-07-24Chicago White SoxRPDL-15Chicago White SoxMLBDL-15 Right shoulder inflammation40man
    2014-04-17Chicago White SoxRPActive-MLBChicago White SoxMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2014-04-12Chicago White SoxRPMinorsCharlotteAAAAssigned to Charlotte (AAA)---
    2013-12-09Chicago White SoxRPMinorsChicago White SoxMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2013-11-05RPFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2013-10-09Chicago CubsRPMinorsChicago CubsMLBActivated from DL and outrighted to minors---
    2013-06-29Chicago CubsRPDL-60Chicago CubsMLBTransferred to 60-day DL---
    2013-06-12Chicago CubsRPDL-15Chicago CubsMLBDL-15 Right elbow soreness [-]40man
    2013-05-30Chicago CubsRPActive-MLBChicago CubsMLBContract purchased from Iowa (AAA)40man
    2013-04-06Chicago CubsPMinorsIowaAAAAssigned to Iowa (AAA)---
    2013-01-03Chicago CubsPMinorsChicago CubsMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2012-12-01-PFA-MLBDeclared free agency---
    2012-11-12Chicago CubsPActive-MLBChicago CubsMLB40man
    2012-11-02Chicago CubsPMinorsChicago CubsMLBClaimed off waivers from Rockies by Cubs40man
    2012-06-27Colorado RockiesRPMinorsColorado SpringsAAAOptioned to Colorado Springs (AAA)40man
    2012-06-25Colorado RockiesRPActive-MLBColorado RockiesMLBRecalled from Colorado Springs (AAA)40man
    2012-04-26Colorado RockiesPMinorsColorado SpringsAAAOptioned to Colorado Springs (AAA)40man
    2012-04-24Colorado RockiesPActive-MLBColorado RockiesMLBRecalled from Colorado Springs (AAA)40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Traded by Indians to Rockies for Kevin Slowey
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Cleveland Indians in 5th round (171st overall) of 2008 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Detroit Tigers in 38th round (1140th overall) of 2005 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2017Chicago White Sox$ 1,175,0004781548$ 535,000$ 3,582,2712017-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($1.1175m) [Avoids arbitration]
    2016Chicago White Sox$ 975,0004741948$ 507,500$ 3,498,2452016-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($0.975m) [Avoids arbitration]
    2015Chicago White Sox$ 525,0005892135$ 507,500$ 3,571,283
    2014Chicago White Sox$ 500,000794290$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013Chicago Cubs$ 490,000775430$ 490,000$ 3,021,531
    2012Colorado Rockies$ 480,000760330$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011Cleveland Indians$ 414,000789360$ 414,000$ 2,722,607

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