Tampa Bay designated Ordaz for assignment

Updated: August 22, 2006, 11:34 PM ET
Associated Press

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Devil Rays reinstated infielder Luis Ordaz from his rehab assignment Tuesday and then designated him for assignment.

Ordaz hurt his left knee during spring training and was placed on the 60-day disabled list. He appeared in eight games with Triple-A Durham, going 9-for-26 (.348) with one RBIs.

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