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Rangers recall OF Daniel Robertson from AAA Round Rock; option RHP Miles Mikolas

Arlington, Texas - The Texas Rangers announced prior to today's game that the club has recalled outfielder Daniel Robertson (#19) from Triple-A Round Rock. To make room on the 25-man roster for Robertson, the team has optioned right-handed pitcher Miles Mikolas (pronounced MIY-koh-lahs) to Triple-A Round Rock.

Robertson will be in his second stint with the Rangers, as he made his big league debut with the club during his first stint from April 23-May 6. He was optioned to Round Rock on May 7 when the team initially added right-handed pitcher Scott Baker to the roster. Robertson was acquired in a minor league trade with San Diego on April 23 and had his contract purchased by the Rangers that day. He batted .182 (2-11) in 6 games/one start during his first stint with Texas. Robertson hit .222 (6-27) with a homer, triple, and 3 RBI over 7 games with the Express, hitting safely in each of his last 4 games. He went 2-for-5 with 2 steals in his last game on Friday at Iowa.

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Mikolas did not appear for the Rangers after being recalled on Wednesday. He began the season on the Round Rock disabled list and has posted no record with a 3.38 ERA (3 ER/8.0 IP) over 8 relief appearances with the Express since he was activated there on April 19.

After today's moves, the Rangers still have a full 40-man roster.

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