White Sox relievers Daniel Webb, Zach Putnam swap places on DL
by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(2:40 pm ET) The White Sox have activated right-handed reliever Daniel Webb from the 15-day disabled list. Webb had been out since early August with a back issue.

To make room for him on the 25-man roster, Zach Putnam has been placed on the 15-day DL with a right groin strain (retroactive to August 27).


Diamondbacks closer Brad Ziegler notches 24th save
by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(1:39 am ET) Diamondbacks closer Brad Ziegler recorded his 24th save of the season on Friday against the Athletics.

Ziegler finished the last 2/3 of the ninth inning after David Hernandez allowed two runs to let Oakland back in the game. He has a solid 1.46 ERA this year.


Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen recorded 26th save of season
by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(1:33 am ET) Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen recorded his 26th save of the season on Friday against the Cubs.

Jansen closed out the ninth inning of his team's win, not allowing a run or a hit while recording a strike out. He now has a 2.45 ERA this year.


Mariners RP Tom Wilhelmsen records fifth save of year
by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(1:03 am ET) Mariners relief pitcher Tom Wilhelmsen recorded his fifth save of the season on Friday against the White Sox.

Wilhelmsen closed out the ninth inning of his team's win with ease, not allowing a run or a hit. He now has a 3.78 ERA this season.


Twins RP Kevin Jepsen strikes out two, records ninth save
by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(12:43 am ET) Twins relief pitcher Kevin Jepsen recorded his ninth save of the season on Friday against the Astros.

Jepsen allowed two hits, but struck out two batters without allowing a run in the ninth inning. He now has a 2.44 ERA this season.


Pirates closer Mark Melancon notches league-best 42nd save
by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(12:25 am ET) Pirates closer Mark Melancon continued to dominate late in the game on Friday against the Rockies.

Melancon closed out the ninth inning of his team's win without allowing a hit, earning his league-leading 42nd save of the season. He has a remarcable 1.45 ERA this year.


Rangers closer Shawn Tolleson strikes out two, records 27th save
by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(8/28/2015) Rangers closer Shawn Tolleson recorded his 27th save of the season on Friday against the Orioles.

Tolleson struck out two batters while giving up just one hit in an inning of work. He has a 2.73 ERA in 59 1/3 innings this season.


Royals closer Greg Holland notches 29th save of season
by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(8/28/2015) Royals closer Greg Holland recorded his 29th save of the season on Friday against the Rays.

Holland struck out two batters while closing out the ninth inning of his team's win over Tampa Bay. With the impressive outing, Holland lowered his ERA to 4.05 on the year.


Marlins closer A.J. Ramos earns 23rd save of the year
by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(8/28/2015) Marlins closer A.J. Ramos recorded his 23rd save of the season on Friday against the Nationals.

Ramos gave up a hit and struck out a batter while closing out the ninth inning of the 4-3 victory.

Ramos now has a 2.75 ERA this season.


Marlins SP Adam Conley picks up second win of the season
by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer
(8/28/2015) Marlins starting pitcher Adam Conley earned his second win of the season on Friday against the Nationals.

Conley allowed three runs on six hits in five innings. He struck out six batters while allowing just one walk. Conley's mistakes during the outing came on a pair of home runs he allowed.

With the win, Conley improved to 2-1 on the season with a 4.96 ERA.


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