Wuertz with the Chicago Cubs
December 15, 1978 |
|April 5, 2004, for the Chicago Cubs|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 20, 2011, for the Oakland Athletics|
|Earned run average||3.71|
Wuertz was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the 11th round of the 1997 Major League Baseball Draft. He made his major league debut on April 5, 2004, against the Cincinnati Reds, throwing a perfect inning with two strikeouts. Wuertz has career averages of 9.66 strikeouts per nine innings and 7.43 hits per nine innings (as of August 13, 2011).
Wuertz was signed by the Cincinnati Reds to a minor league deal on May 2, 2012. He was released on July 5.
- The Associated Press (2009-02-02). "Busy Cubs trade pitchers Hill, Wuertz". espn.com. Retrieved 2009-02-02.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>