Brewers Purchase Ramirez Contract
MILWAUKEE (AP) _ The Milwaukee Brewers purchased the contract of right-handed pitcher Hector Ramirez from Triple-A Louisville on Tuesday.
To make room for him on the roster, the Brewers placed catcher Bobby Hughes on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right elbow.
Ramirez, 27, was 3-3 with a 3.80 ERA and nine saves in 58 relief appearances for Louisville.
Hughes, 28, batted .257 with three home runs and eight runs batted in for Milwaukee this season.