Colorado Rockies News: Zach Putnam Promoted From Triple-A

The Colorado Rockies demoted struggling right-hander Alex White on Monday evening after the 23-year old posted a 6.45 ERA and 1.66 WHIP over 10 starts. Now we know who will be taking White's spot on the roster. Zach Putnam, come on down.

Related: Colorado Rockies RHP Alex White Sent Down To Triple-A

Putnam is a 24-year old righty who was drafted in the fifth round of the 2008 MLB Draft out of Michigan. Putnam made his MLB debut on September 13, 2011 against the Indians. His career stats in the big leagues are as follows: 1-1 overall record with a 6.14 ERA and nine strikeouts.

For updates, stay tuned to SB Nation Denver. For more in-depth coverage, visit Rockies blog Purple Row. Check out Baseball Nation and MLB Daily Dish for more news and notes around the league.

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