CINCINNATI (AP) _ The San Francisco Giants called up pitcher Russ Ortiz and optioned outfielder Alex Diaz to Triple-A Fresno on Monday.
Ortiz, a right-hander, was optioned to Fresno April 25 after making four relief appearances without allowing a run. He went 1-0 in five starts for Fresno with a 0.99 ERA.
Diaz hit .127 in 30 games, including 11 appearances as a pinch hitter. He started nine games _ eight in center field.