This season, Wooten has allowed just one earned run in 19.0 innings for a sparkling 0.47 ERA. He has racked up 26 strikeouts and limited opposing batters to a miniscule .186 batting average. He has not been scored upon in his last 16 appearances, dating back to April 15. After picking up a loss and two no-decisions in his first three outings, Wooten has recorded a save in each of his last 15 appearances.
Wooten, 23, was selected by Milwaukee with the 398th pick in the 13th round of the 2008 draft. He is a resident of Goldsboro, NC, and attended the University of North Carolina. Earlier this season, he was named the FSL Pitcher of the Week for May 4-10.