|Bats / Throws||Both / Right|
|Date of Birth||7/7/1987|
|Height, Weight||5'11", 195 lbs|
|Nationality||Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of|
Solarte was outrighted to Triple-A Sacramento on Friday but elected to become a free agent instead, Maria I. Guardado of MLB.com reports.
Solarte went unclaimed on the waiver wire after being designated for assignment by the Giants on Tuesday, so he'll hit the open market. He produced a .205/.247/.315 slash line with a homer and seven RBI across 28 games with San Francisco this season.
Solarte was designated for assignment Tuesday, Kerry Crowley of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Solarte struggled at the dish through 28 games in the big leagues, batting .205 with a homer and seven RBI. Pat Venditte was also designated for assignment, opening up roster spots for Mac Williamson and Donovan Solano.