03/19/2012 8:46 PM EST
Rangers send seven to Minor League camp; Stoneburner to Indians
Surprise, Ariz. – The Texas Rangers announced the following seven transactions for the spring training roster after today’s game against Milwaukee in Surprise:
Optioned to minor league camp
Player Position Assigned To
Brigham, Jake RHP Frisco, AA
De Los Santos, Miguel LHP Frisco, AA
Eppley, Cody RHP Round Rock, AAA
Mendez, Roman RHP Myrtle Beach, High-A
Miller, Justin RHP Round Rock, AAA
Perez, Martin LHP Round Rock, AAA
Ramirez, Neil RHP Round Rock, AAA
With these moves, the Rangers now have 49 players on the spring training roster, including 30 on the 40-man roster and 19 non-roster players.
STONEBURNER TO CLEVELAND: The Rangers have sent infielder Davis Stoneburner to Cleveland as the player to be named later in the Feb. 21 trade in which Texas acquired left-handed pitcher Kelvin De La Cruz. Stoneburner, 27, has spent his entire career in the Rangers organization since being selected in the ninth round of the 2007 June draft. He spent last season at Frisco in his first full season at the Double-A level.
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