Padres pitcher Hector Ambriz accepted his outright assignment to Triple-A Tuscon on Sunday, MLB.com reports.
Padres pitcher Hector Ambriz has been sent outright to Triple-A Tuscon. Ambriz was designated for assignment Thursday after spending one day on the major-league roster.
The Padres made yet another roster move Thursday, recalling reliever Kevin Quackenbush from Triple-A El Paso to join the bullpen. Hector Ambriz , who was added to the roster Wednesday, was designated for assignment to make room on the roster, while Xavier Nady was outrighted to El Paso concurrently.
The Padres promoted pitcher Hector Ambriz from Triple-A El Paso Wednesday. Ambriz was 1-0 with a 1.62 ERA and 0.84 WHIP in 14 relief appearances for El Paso.
The Padres have signed pitcher Hector Ambriz to a minor-league contract, MLB.com reports. Ambriz made 43 appearances with the Astros last season but struggled, finishing with a 2-4 record, 5.70 ERA and 27:14 K:BB ratio in 36 1/3 innings. He'll likely provide depth to the team's Triple-A bullpen.