• by R.J. White |

    Orioles outright Ramon Ramirez to Triple-A Norfolk

    The Baltimore Orioles sent pitcher Ramon Ramirez outright to Triple-A Norfolk Tuesday.

    Ramirez was designated for assignment Sunday to clear a spot for Kevin Gausman. Ramirez has performed well at Norfolk, pitching eight scoreless innings while striking out 14 and walking none.

  • by Marty Gitlin |

    Ramon Ramirez lands at Triple-A Norfolk

    The Baltimore Orioles have outrighted right-hander Ramon Ramirez to Triple-A Norfolk. He pitched one shutout inning for Baltimore.

  • by Larry Hartstein |

    Orioles designate Ramon Ramirez for assignment

    To make room for Sunday's starter Kevin Gausman, the Baltimore Orioles designated reliever Ramon Ramirez for assignment. He made one appearance for Baltimore this season, tossing a scoreless inning.

  • by R.J. White |

    Orioles promote Ramon Ramirez to major-league team

    The Baltimore Orioles selected the contract of pitcher Ramon Ramirez Monday.

    Ramirez struck out 14 and walked one in eight scoreless innings with Triple-A Norfolk after signing a deal at the end of May. He also surrendered five earned runs in 4 1/3 innings with Triple-A Tacoma earlier in the season.

  • by R.J. White |

    Ramon Ramirez dealing with visa issues

    Seattle Mariners pitcher Ramon Ramirez is dealing with visa issues and has yet to report to camp, MLB.com reports.

    Ramirez was signed by the Mariners in early July after spending 2013 in the San Francisco and Tampa Bay organizations. He didn't appear in a game with the Rays after being released by the Giants, with whom he allowd seven earned runs over 5 2/3 innings across six appearances. He made 27 appearances in the minors last season (26 at Triple-A, one at high Class A), going 3-1 with a 3.31 ERA, 1.13 WHIP and 42:15 K:BB ratio over 35 1/3 innings.