Luke Putkonen is close to beginning a rehab assignment following June surgery to remove a bone spur from his elbow.
Tigers transferred RHP Luke Putkonen from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
Luke Putkonen underwent arthroscopic surgery Thursday to remove a posterior osteophyte from his right elbow.
A second opinion from Dr. James Andrews has confirmed that Luke Putkonen (elbow) does not need surgery.
Luke Putkonen (elbow) has been recalled from his rehab assignment and will visit Dr. James Andrews on Wednesday.
Luke Putkonen (elbow) will begin a minor league rehab assignment Wednesday with Class A West Michigan.
Luke Putkonen (elbow) threw a bullpen session Friday.
Tigers placed RHP Luke Putkonen on the 15-day disabled list with elbow inflammation.
Luke Putkonen retired all four Nationals he faced on Thursday and has yet to allow a run in 10 1/3 innings this spring.
Tigers reassigned RHP Luke Putkonen to the minor leagues.
Tigers recalled RHP Luke Putkonen from Triple-A Toledo.
Tigers optioned RHP Luke Putkonen to High-A Lakeland.
Tigers optioned RHP Luke Putkonen to Triple-A Toledo.