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Detroit Tigers AL Central
Joey Wentz • #43 • P
Status:Off season (on 40-man roster)
Ht/Wt:6'5", 220 lbs.
Born:Oct 6, 1997 (23 yrs) in Lawrence, KS
Hometown:Shawnee Mission, KS
Experience:0 years
Drafted:Drafted by Atlanta in 2016 (1/40).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Atlanta in 2019.
Bats:L
Throws:L
02/20/2021
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Wentz (elbow) said Saturday that he could begin a rehab assignment in late April or early May, Jason Beck of MLB.com reports.
02/19/2021
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Wentz (elbow) will play catch off a mound Friday, Jason Beck of MLB.com reports.
02/16/2021
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Wentz (elbow) has been throwing from 120 feet, Chris McCosky of The Detroit News reports.
11/20/2020
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Wentz (elbow) had his contract selected to the Tigers' 40-man roster Friday.
04/28/2020
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Wentz (elbow) is beginning his rehab from Tommy John surgery at the Tigers' spring training facility in Florida, Anthony Fenech of the Detroit Free Press reports.
03/18/2020
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The Tigers announced that Wentz (elbow) underwent successful Tommy John surgery in Florida on Wednesday.
02/19/2020
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Tigers general manager Al Avila said Wednesday that an MRI cleared Wentz of any structural damage to his left forearm, Chris McCosky of The Detroit News reports. The 22-year-old will be shut down for 10 days before being re-evaluated.
02/17/2020
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Wentz ended his live batting practice session early Monday after experiencing forearm soreness, Chris McCosky of The Detroit News reports.
07/31/2019
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Wentz was traded from the Braves to the Tigers along with Travis Demeritte in exchange for Shane Greene, Robert Murray of The Athletic reports.
07/15/2019
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Wentz gave up one run on three hits and two walks over 5.2 innings for Double-A Mississippi on Sunday. He struck out eight.
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