The San Diego Padres announced today that they have promoted righty Hector Ambriz to join the Major League club and 25-man roster from El Paso. Ambriz, who made his major league debut with the Cleveland Indians in 2010, has been pitching with the Triple-A El Paso Chihuahuas. In order to make room for Ambriz, the Padres optioned infielder Jace Peterson back down to Triple-A El Paso...
According to MLB.com’s Corey Brock, the Padres have signed right-hander Hector Ambriz to a minor league contract. He is already ticketed for Triple-A El Paso — the Padres’ new Pacific Coast League affiliate — and will operate there as organizational relief depth.
Ambriz posted a rough 5.71 ERA and 1.76 WHIP in 36 1/3 innings last season out of the Astros’ bullpen.
The Houston Astros have purchased the contract of right-hander Hector Ambriz from Triple-A Oklahoma City and designated right-hander Armando Galarraga for assignment.
Ambriz, signed as a minor league free agent on June 21, went 1-1 with a 3.33 ERA in 18 games with Oklahoma City. He had pitched in 20 games for the Cleveland Indians organization earlier this season before being signed...
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August 22, 2012
The Cleveland Indians today announced the club has reduced the roster by five (5) players.
Today the Indians optioned OF Ezekiel Carrera, INF Juan Diaz and RHP Corey Kluber to the Triple-A Columbus Clippers. The club also re-assigned RHP Hector Ambriz and CA Michael Hernandez to minor league camp.
There are currently 49 players remaining in Major League spring training camp (32...