Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President and General Manager of Baseball Operations Jack Zduriencik announced Saturday that the team recalled outfielder Carlos Peguero and right-hander Erasmo Ramirez from the Triple-A Tacoma Rainiers before the Mariners faced the Los Angeles Angels at 1:05 p.m.
Peguero, 25, is hitting .285 with 47 runs scored, 13 doubles, 1 triple, 21 home runs and 54 RBI in 76 games with the Rainiers. He also has appeared in 12 games with the Mariners from July 5-30, batting .146 with one home run and 3 RBI.
Ramirez, 22, went 6-3 with a 3.72 ERA in 15 starts with the Rainiers this season. He has limited opponent's hitting to a .261 batting average while walking 18 and striking out 58. Ramirez has been called up to the Mariners on two separate occasions: March 27-May 5 and June 13-Aug. 5. He is 0-2 with a 3.82 ERA in 11 games, 4 of them starts for the Mariners.
With these roster moves, Seattle's active roster is now at 27. Peguero and Ramirez would be available to play in the Mariners vs. Angels game.