(7/31/2007) The Phillies acquired right-handed pitcher Gary Knotts from the Newark Bears on Tuesday. Knotts was 7-5 with a 2.65 ERA in 16 starts for the Bears, who play in the independent Atlantic League. He struck out 86 in 108 2/3 innings, and ranked first in the league in ERA, second in strikeouts and third in innings pitched.
Knotts cut loose by Tigers
(10/11/2005) The Tigers released RHP Gary Knotts and sent RHP Matt Ginter, RHP Jason Karnuth, LHP Doug Creek, LHP Vic Darensbourg and INF Kevin Hooper outright to Triple-A Toledo of the IL.
Knotts moved to 60-day DL
(6/14/2005) Gary Knotts (shoulder) was transferred from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list on Tuesday.
Gary Knotts lands on the DL
(4/8/2005) The Tigers placed Gary Knotts (shoulder) on the 15-day disabled list on Friday.
Tigers send Knotts to minors
(4/2/2005) Detroit sent Gary Knotts outright to Triple-A Toledo Friday.
Knotts to start Thursday
(9/14/2004) The Detroit Free Press reports that Gary Knotts will start at Cleveland Thursday in place of Wil Ledezma, who will not make another start this season.
Knotts earns first career save
(8/19/2004) Gary Knotts allowed two hits and one run in the final three innings Thursday against the White Sox and notched his first career save.
Tigers activate Knotts
(8/13/2004) Detroit activated Gary Knotts (shoulder) from the 15-day disabled list on Friday.
Knotts to return as reliever
(8/11/2004) The Detroit Free Press reports that Gary Knotts (shoulder) will return from the 15-day disabled list as the team's long reliever.
Knotts placed on 15-day DL
(7/28/2004) The Tigers placed Gary Knotts on the 15-day disabled list on Wednesday due to a sore shoulder.
Knotts stops Twins
(7/9/2004) Gary Knotts allowed seven hits and two runs in 6 2/3 innings Friday against the Twins. He earned his first win in five starts.
Rockies tee off on Gary Knotts
(7/4/2004) Knotts allowed seven hits and nine runs in 5 1/3 innings against Colorado on Sunday. He is winless in his last four starts.
Knotts notches victory
(6/11/2004) Gary Knotts is now 4-1 after defeated the Florida Marlins on Friday. He pitched 6 1/3 effective innings allowing five hits and four runs.
Knotts brilliant in victory
(6/5/2004) Gary Knotts allowed just three hits and no runs in 7 2/3 innings on Saturday. He has a 2.89 ERA in his five starts.
Knotts gets win Friday
(5/15/2004) Gary Knotts allowed only one run on two hits in five innings against Texas Friday. It was his first start of the season in place of Nate Cornejo (shoulder).
Knotts to start on Friday
(5/11/2004) Gary Knotts will start on Friday against the Rangers in place of Nate Cornejo (shoulder).
Knotts might start for Tigers
(5/6/2004) The Detroit Free Press reports that Gary Knotts could be tabbed to start in place of Nate Cornejo (shoulder).
Knotts recalled from Triple-A
(9/3/2003) The Tigers recalled Gary Knotts from Triple-A Toledo on Tuesday.
Knotts to be recalled on Tuesday
(9/1/2003) The Tigers will recall Gary Knotts from Triple-A Toledo on Tuesday, after the Mud Hens' season concludes.
Knotts optioned to Toledo
(6/23/2003) The Tigers optioned Gary Knotts to Triple-A Toledo on Sunday.
Knotts replaced in rotation
(6/17/2003) Tigers manager Alan Trammell announced on Tuesday that Gary Knotts will be replaced in the starting rotation by Matt Roney.
Eight strong innings for Knotts
(6/11/2003) Gary Knotts pitched eight strong innings against Los Angeles on Tuesday. He allowed one earned run, three hits and two walks. He did not factor into the decision.
(5/2/2003) Gary Knotts turned in his best career start on Friday night, but it was not good enough to defeat Joe Kennedy and Tampa Bay. Knotts threw 7 2/3 innings, allowing one earned run, two walks and five hits. He fell to 0-3.
Knotts wins starting job
(3/27/2003) The Detroit Free Press says Gary Knotts will open the season in the Tigers' rotation.
(1/12/2003) Knotts was traded to the Detroit Tigers in Saturday's Mike Redman deal. Knotts might compete for a rotation spot with the Tigers in spring training, but he's more likely to wind up in relief. He's unlikely to have any Fantasy value in either role.
(9/12/2001) Knotts has been shut down for the winter in Triple-A due to a small tear in the belly of his rotator cuff. He was scheduled to play in the Arizona Fall League but isn't an impact Fantasy player to begin with.
(8/8/2001) Knotts was optioned to Triple-A Calgary Tuesday. The move was made to make room for P Juan Acevedo, who was acquired Monday in a trade with Colorado.
(8/7/2001) The Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel reports that Knotts is likely to be returned to Triple-A Calgary to clear a roster spot for newly-acquired Juan Acevedo. Knotts is unlikely to play a prominent big-league role the rest of the season, so don't bother holding onto him at this point.
(7/31/2001) Knotts will make the first big-league start of his career Thursday against Milwaukee, and then may be optioned back to Triple-A Calgary to clear a roster spot for Vladimir Nunez. As a result, don't pick up Knotts if he pitches well in this spot start.
(7/28/2001) The Marlins recalled Knotts from Triple-A Calgary on Friday to take Chuck Smith's roster spot. Knotts will pitch in middle relief and isn't worth picking up.