Kevin Kouzmanoff and J.P. Arencibia were among six players who the Rangers assigned outright to Round Rock on Monday. The Rangers have 37 players on their 40-man roster.
It will be Ortiz’s fourth stint with the Rangers in the 23-year-old’s rookie season. He is 2-1 with a 3.96 ERA in 25 appearances covering 36 1-3 innings. He has worked 7 1-3 scoreless innings over his last three outings with Texas.