Luis Ortiz (pitcher)

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Luis Ortiz
Luis Ortiz pitching for the Frisco RoughRiders May 2016.jpg
Ortiz with the Frisco RoughRiders in 2016
Milwaukee Brewers
Born: (1995-09-22) September 22, 1995 (age 22)
Sanger, California
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Luis Francisco Ortiz (born September 22, 1995) is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Milwaukee Brewers organization.


Ortiz attended Sanger High School in Sanger, California.[1][2] In November 2013, he committed to play college baseball at Fresno State University.[3] He was drafted by the Texas Rangers in the first round of the 2014 Major League Baseball Draft.[4] He signed on June 11.[5]

On August 1, 2016, the Rangers traded Ortiz, Lewis Brinson, and Ryan Cordell to the Milwaukee Brewers for Jonathan Lucroy and Jeremy Jeffress.[6] In 22 games between the Frisco RoughRiders, High Desert Mavericks, and Biloxi Shuckers, Oritz posted a 6-8 record with a 3.08 ERA.[7]


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