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Joseph Ortiz

+ Free Agent Status: FA
Biography Data
Positions: P-245
Proper Name: Joseph Ortiz
Born: August 13, 1990 (25.109)
Place Caracas, Venezuela
Height/Weight: 5-7 / 175 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School:
Drafted: 2008 -- Signed as free agent by Texas Rangers
MLB Debut:March 31,2013 (22.230)
TBC Player ID:143434
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2015-08-16 - Released by Cubs More
Organizations:TEX, CHN
Signed by:Edgar Suarez
Pitch Repertoire Slider (31.47%) -- Sinker (26.91%) -- Fastball (20.88%) -- Changeup (20.59%) -- Curveball (0.15%)
Fastball Velocity: [2013] - 90.48

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2015MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2015-08-16RPFAMLBReleased by Cubs---
    2015-05-06Chicago CubsRPMinorsIowaAAAOutrighted to minors---
    2015-05-04Chicago CubsRPDFAIowaAAADesignated for Assignment---
    2015-04-10Chicago CubsRPMinorsIowaAAAAssigned to Iowa (AAA)40man
    2015-03-27Chicago CubsRPMinorsChicago CubsMLBSent to minors40man
    2014-10-07Chicago CubsRPMinorsChicago CubsMLBClaimed off waivers from Rangers by Cubs40man
    2014-07-28Texas RangersRPMinorsFriscoAAAssigned to Frisco (AA)40man
    2014-07-25Texas RangersRPActive-MLBTexas RangersMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-07-25Texas RangersRPActive-MLBTexas RangersMLBRecalled from minor league rehab assignment40man
    2014-07-24Texas RangersRPMinorsFriscoAAActivated from disabled list---
    2014-02-15Texas RangersRPDL-60Texas RangersMLBDL-60 Fractured left foot---
    2013-08-30Texas RangersRPActive-MLBTexas RangersMLBRecalled from Round Rock (AAA)40man
    2013-07-24Texas RangersRPMinorsRound RockAAAOptioned to Round Rock (AAA)40man
    2013-07-11Texas RangersRPActive-MLBTexas RangersMLBRecalled from Round Rock (AAA)40man
    2013-06-22Texas RangersRPMinorsRound RockAAAOptioned to Round Rock (AAA)40man
    2013-06-18Texas RangersRPActive-MLBTexas RangersMLBRecalled from Round Rock (AAA)40man
    2013-06-05Texas RangersRPMinorsRound RockAAAOptioned to Round Rock (AAA)40man
    2012-11-21Texas RangersRPActive-MLBTexas RangersMLBContract purchased from Minors40man
    2012-06-22Texas RangersPMinorsRound RockAAAAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)---
    2012-06-10Texas RangersPMinorsFriscoAA---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Draft Instances
    Signed as undrafted free agent by the Texas Rangers in 2008.
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2013Texas Rangers$ 490,000775450$ 490,000$ 3,017,275

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