SEATTLE, Wash. -- Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager Jack Zduriencik announced today the following roster moves:
- RHP Erasmo Ramirez recalled from A Everett
- LHP Bobby LaFromboise optioned to AAA Tacoma (post-game 7/22)
Ramirez (#50) will start tonight's game against the Cleveland Indians (7:10 pm).
Ramirez, 23, has made one start for the Mariners this season, recording a no-decision July 11 vs. the Red Sox (4.1 IP, 7 ER). He made one start with the Everett AquaSox to stay on normal rest through the All-Star break, allowing 1 earned run and striking out 10 in 5.1 innings July 17 vs. the Vancouver Canadians.
LaFromboise, 27, will join the Rainiers today for their 11:30 game vs. the Tucson Padres. He made one appearance with the Mariners after being recalled from Tacoma, allowing 3 hits and 4 runs July 21 at Houston.