WHITEVILLE, NC (WECT) - Former Whiteville baseball standout Michael Wright is getting his chances in the Major Leagues.
Wednesday the Baltimore Orioles called up Wright from AAA-Norfolk. While he is one the roster, he didn't pitch in the O's 6-1 win over Toronto.
Wright earned his chances by putting up great numbers for the Tide. He was 3-0 with a 2.62 era in six starts. He struck out 30 in 30 innings pitched.