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Designated For Assignment: Cody Ransom, Ryan Rohlinger, Felipe Lopez

The Arizona Diamondbacks have announced via Twitter that they have designated infielder Cody Ransom for assignment. The move was made in order to make room on the 25-man roster for newly acquired second basemen Aaron Hill, and infielder John McDonald.

Cody Ransom is hitting .152/.243/.303 in only 37 plate appearances at the major league level this season. He's spent most of the season playing in the for Class Triple-A Reno (Arizona's Triple-A affiliate).  The 35-year-old Ransom has hit .331/.412/.657 with 26 homers in 396 plate appearances, however, it is the hitter-friendly PCL league.

The Colorado Rockies have designated shortstop Ryan Rohlinger for assignment, according to Troy Renck of the Denver Post.The move was made to make room on the 40-man roster for newly acquired third basemen Kevin Kouzmanoff.

Roghlinger, 27, started the season as a Giant, but was selected off waivers by the Rockies. The Rockies gave him more than a fair shot to show if he could stick, but he hit just .174/.294/.331 in 144 plate appearances in the hitter-friendly PCL league.

Brewers have outrighted infielder Felipe Lopez to Triple-A Nashville after clearing waivers, according to Tom Haudricourt of the Journal Sentinel. Lopez was designated for assignment on Sunday. The 31-year-old Lopez is hitting .206/.247/.277 in 153 plate appearances on the year between stints with the Rays and Brewers.