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Putz out 8 to 10 weeks for surgery

Sad news for J.J. Putz, who has struggled for the Mets most of the season, was demoted out of the eighth-inning set-up role and is now facing elbow surgery.

Here's the story from the NY Daily News.

I really wasn't skeptical of the Putz trade during the winter meetings, though I did get a few e-mails from people who weren't pleased.

I'm thinking they may change their mind now.