Team California’s Joey Ortiz gets the Call from the Baltimore Orioles
DETROIT — Three RBIs in your first three at-bats isn’t a bad way to begin your Major League career.
Three of those fans were of particular interest to Ortiz, 24, Baltimore’s No. 7 prospect who was the club’s fourth-round Draft pick out of New Mexico State in 2019. His parents, Jose and Denise Ortiz, live in Buckeye, Ariz., and flew in from Phoenix. His girlfriend, Iliana May, flew up from Jacksonville, Fla.