Ortiz, who was 0-3 with a 12.23 ERA in five July starts, was placed on waivers following the game for the purpose of giving him his unconditional release.
What do you think about Russ Ortiz joining the Royals?
I love the depth he adds to the rotation (20 votes)
He gives the Royals someone to build around for the long haul. (13 votes)
First and foremost, I want his locker next to Greinke's. Pull up a chair young man. (47 votes)
80 total votes