Luke Putkonen

Detroit Tigers #39 - Relief Pitcher

  • Born: 05/10/86
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6-6
  • Weight: 200
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
Year Team G GS W L SV CG SHO IP H R ER HR BB K ERA WHIP
2014 Tigers 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.2 6 8 8 2 2 1 27.00 3.00

Bullpens are becoming a problem everywhere

Many bullpens are struggling early in the season as a look around SB Nation reveals

Luke Putkonen the favorite for last bullpen job

Luke Putkonen has a very good chance to claim the last available spot in the Tigers bullpen to start the 2014 season.

Luke Putkonen's heritage: Finnish baseball

Baseball is the national sport of Finland. But it is not quite the same as the American pastime.

Henderson Alvarez throws no-hitter vs. Tigers

Alvarez is the third pitcher to throw a no-hitter in the majors this season.

How Veras addition impacts the bullpen

The acquisition of Jose Veras means Detroit's other relievers slide down a chair.

Leyland's frustration about Joaquin Benoit

Jim Leyland is frustrated that he must use Benoit too much. But does he have any options?

Tough-guy act will cost the Tigers

The Tigers' reaction the recent episodes is natural. But they have to get past it soon, because it's not gong to do them any favors in the end.

White Sox 6, Tigers 3: Phegley's slam backs Sale

Best offensive series of the season allows Sox to take two of three in Detroit

Benches clear in White Sox-Tigers

Fireworks went off as the Tigers and White Sox added another chapter to their rivalry.

A Canada Day Blue Jay Win

Tigers 3 Blue Jays 8 Looking at the Jays batting order, before the game, we figured if we got a couple of runs, we'd be happy, and Dickey would have to be good. Didn't turn out that way. Our...

Phil Coke activated off 15-day DL

The Tigers optioned Luke Putnoken to Triple-A to clear room for Coke.

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