Ramirez was 3-3, 3.09 in 7 starts with the Tacoma Rainiers after joining the AAA club on June 2. In 43.2 innings pitched, he allowed 43 hits while striking out 42 and walking only 14. He was the winning pitcher in his last start, July 5 at Salt Lake City.
Ramirez also made one start with AA Jackson (5.0 IP, 3 H, 1 ER) but did not record a decision.
Ramirez was sidelined by right elbow soreness at the end of Spring Training and missed nearly two months.
Capps, 22, is 2-2, 6.37 in 33 relief appearances this season. He did not allow a run in 1.1 innings pitched last night (2 BB, 1 HBP), snapping a string of allowing runs in 6 consecutive games. Since June 16 (7 G overall), he is 0-1 with a 17.18 ERA (7.1 IP, 16 H, 14 ER, 5 BB, 8 SO).