LUBBOCK, Texas — Lubbock native and former Texas Tech pitcher AJ Ramos signed a minor league contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers on Thursday, as reported by Fox Sports’ Ken Rosenthal.
Ramos has been in the major leagues since 2012, three years after he was drafted by the Miami Marlins. He an All-Star in 2016.
He underwent surgery last year for a torn labrum (cartilage in the shoulder). He was a free agent since.
Ramos will join the Dodgers’ 60-man player pool in Los Angeles, making him eligible to appear in a game if Los Angeles chooses to add him to their roster.
Free-agent right-hander AJ Ramos in agreement with #Dodgers on minor-league deal, source tells The Athletic. Will be added to 60-man player pool.— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) July 2, 2020